Category: Photography

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Tips for Creative Plant Photography

In this article, we’ll discuss the whys and hows of photographing plants. Don’t worry if you’re not a nature nerd, if your fingers are distinctly non-green or if you find plants generally dull. Plants can offer great photographic opportunities to any photographer. Give plants a chance! If you start thinking about plants and the role […]

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5 Great Ways to Learn Photography

If you’re just starting out as a photographer, congratulations! There’s never been a more exciting, or easier time to learn the art of photography. Today’s market is flooded with tertiary courses, books, workshops, websites, podcasts and online courses that didn’t exist as little as ten years ago. When I began my career 25 years ago, […]

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One Shot: Commercial Street

Joe McNally lights and photographs an idyllic street scene It was picture perfect: Main Street in the village of Tarrytown, New York, on a summer night in August with local folks out doing whatever local folks do on a summer night in Tarrytown, and wouldn’t you know it—a photographer who happened to be out and […]

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8 Ways Photography Can Improve Your Life

How can photography truly benefit your life? In my personal experience, it can be a lifesaver—one of the most magical things that you can do in your lifetime. You don’t need to spend an obscene deal of money with this craft. Any kind of camera is good for getting the photography you really want. 1. […]

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Reaction Time

He’ll tell you that photographing weddings is a lot like photographing sports. “They’re both about anticipation, action and reaction. If someone gives a toast, there will be a reaction. If someone tells a joke, I’m looking for where the laughter is going to come from.” Like a sports photographer, John Solano often works from a […]

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7th Annual Nature’s Colors Photo Contest Winners

First Place Winner Brian Roberts Bluebell Surprise The photograph was taken in Dockey Wood on the Ashridge Estate in Hertfordshire, it is a very popular place to visit during springtime with the bluebells in all their splendor. This particular morning was forcast for misty conditions and I was not alone with my camera as dawn […]