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Bob Coates

Pivoting in the desert: Making the best of the opportunity, part two
Appreciating what’s around me, by capturing the Milky Way at Back O’ Beyond
Pivoting in the desert: Making the best of the opportunity, part one
A masterclass in macro with new book from Don Komarechka
Creating a product photography set
Content-Aware Fill, a great “cool tool” in Photoshop
Using a kit lens on a panorama? You bet, part three
Using a kit lens on a panorama? You bet, part two
Using a kit lens on a panorama? You bet, part one
How to protect your camera gear from the summertime heat
Practice wildlife photography by heading to the zoo
Photofocus Road Trip: Exploring the wonders of New Mexico

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Creating a product photography set

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Create one-of-a-kind flower firework photos

When you are looking to create something different when capturing fireworks, try your hand at making firework flower images. My friend Heidi Mixon shared this primer on getting started in this creative capture method. I haven’t had a chance to

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Seven ideas to get solid fireworks photos

When celebrations push exploding colored lighting into the heavens it’s time to break out a camera. Fireworks photography is a blast! Grab your tripod A sturdy tripod on a sturdy surface is important to solid fireworks images. I once set

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Photofocus Road Trip: Southern Arizona

Three other Photofocus Road Trips for Arizona covered north, north central and central areas. Now we head closer to the Mexican border in southern Arizona. Tuscon You’ll jump on I-10 South and drive through lots of flat, dusty land. The

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Create one-of-a-kind flower firework photos

When you are looking to create something different when capturing fireworks, try your hand at making firework flower images. My friend Heidi Mixon shared this primer on getting started in this creative capture method. I haven’t had a chance to

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Seven ideas to get solid fireworks photos

When celebrations push exploding colored lighting into the heavens it’s time to break out a camera. Fireworks photography is a blast! Grab your tripod A sturdy tripod on a sturdy surface is important to solid fireworks images. I once set

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Photofocus Road Trip: Southern Arizona

Three other Photofocus Road Trips for Arizona covered north, north central and central areas. Now we head closer to the Mexican border in southern Arizona. Tuscon You’ll jump on I-10 South and drive through lots of flat, dusty land. The

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A quick look at LuminarAI Templates

Looking to add that little “special something” to your images that is yours alone? Templates can help you on your way. LuminarAI Templates LuminarAI comes equipped with Templates to get you started on your image workflow. With a couple clicks

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