Subway Yearbook Photos from Improve Everywhere

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Free Webinar: Make Custom Paper Profiles Your Best Friend!

Join Ilford for a Live Video Broadcast on May 28th at 1pm EDT! Creating & Adjusting Custom Paper Profiles for Gallery Quality Display.

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Fotodiox Canon EOS Macro Extension Tube Set fits ALL Canon EOS Lenses

© Paul Mozell I recently taught a workshop on wildflower photography and demonstrated the use of extension tubes. Fotodiox has a very inexpensive solution in this category that is worth checking out if you are a Canon shooter.

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Clouds Over Ipswich Bay

Sometimes I feel as though I’ve been conditioned by the great late god of Kodachrome to seek out and photograph perfect blue skies. But here over Ipswich Bay in Massachusetts one evening, as darkening clouds block the setting sun, I feel liberated for a moment from the urge to photograph cobalt blue and puffy-white cumulus clouds. Seeing these shades of grey, tan and pale yellow over the glistening bay I feel freer than before.

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My First Hand-held Light Meter

I must have been 12 or 13 years old when my father, a professional cinematographer and still photographer, gave me my first light meter, a General Electric.

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Why Can’t I Find My Image Files?

I hear this question…or this whine… very often: “Where are the photo files I just transferred from my camera?” or, “Where are the files from last Christmas?” or, “Where are all my photographs?” Here are a few pointers for keeping track of your irreplaceable images.

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Selling Photos At Crafts Fairs

A friend who manages a farmers market referred a photographer to me who is thinking about renting a space and selling some photographs. Although I have never made this sort of commitment myself, I have done a lot of research. Here is what I shared with that photographer—everything I can think of about successful selling in this kind of environment.

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When You Hit A Creative Block

Do you ever find yourself taking the same photographs again and again? Are you strolling through your favorite downtown neighborhood hoping to be struck by a lightning bolt of inspiration? Are you gliding through a vacation paradise without raising your camera to your eye?

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Triple Exposure Moon and Trees

This image was inspired by what I refer to as Japanese watercolor, or brush and ink landscapes. I used the multiple exposure feature in my Nikon to take 3 superimposed images, each at a different focal length with the same 18-70mm lens. In the days of film achieving this effect was more difficult and less predictable.

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Multi-image fun: How to assemble a stop-action image

While not exactly Eadweard Muybridge — famous for his stop-motion photographs of horses and men —nor Harold Edgarton—known for his development of stroboscopic photography—I had an urge to record my daughter’s running technique. You can do this too.

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Dressing for Winter Photography

Heat management, and dressing correctly, is the key to getting great photographs of the winter landscape and cold weather sports and activities.

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The Tripod Is an Essential Tool for Photographers

The tripod is still one of the most essential, universal, and adaptable tools for photographers of all ability levels.

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