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David Tipping: Bird and wildlife photographer

This week we’re getting to know community member, David Tipping. David is a UK-based amateur photographer who recently retired and is looking forward to traveling and expanding his photography. Haven’t joined the Photofocus Community yet? Sign up for free today! How did you get started in photography? “I became interested in photography when I was about 13 years old and
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David Tipping: Bird and wildlife photographer

This week we’re getting to know community member, David Tipping. David is a UK-based amateur photographer who recently retired and is looking forward to traveling and expanding his photography. Haven’t joined the Photofocus Community yet? Sign up for free today! How did you get started in photography? “I became interested in photography when I was about 13 years old and
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Tours, workshops and conferences: We're ready to go back

We’ve waited, maybe patiently, maybe not, for our lives to return to some sort of what it used to be. Most of us have been missing traveling. We missed being at in-person workshops, photo tours and photography conferences so much this past year. Whether you are an attendee or the…

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