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Bob Coates

Creating panoramas at Vermilion Cliffs
Photofocus Road Trip: North Central Arizona
Using Guerrilla Marketing to attract clientele
Mobile Mondays: Photographing remote business portraits
Mobile Mondays: Using PhotoPills to predict the night sky
Photographing strangers
Getting your print right: Preflight check with Xpozer
Bringing out the character a black and white portrait
Photography background stand on a budget: The Raya BGS-S10
Abstract photo art from nature
Why should you attend photography education events?
Monetizing personal projects: The musician

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Photographing strangers

There is a tendency in most of us to have a fear of the unknown. I have never had a negative experience in asking a stranger to make his or her image. Ever. And yet, I still have trepidation to

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Abstract photo art from nature

Creating abstract photo art from nature is a wonderful way to turn a ho-hum overcast photo day into one that gets you some colorful décor imagery. Keep this in your back pocket on days when it just isn’t working for

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Why should you attend photography education events?

You just never know what you might learn when attending photography education events. Over the years I’ve been an avid learner and much comes from attending seminars, conventions and workshops. Why attend photography education events I’ve been a professional photographer

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Monetizing personal projects: The musician

The subject of monetizing personal projects is near and dear to my heart. I put together a ninety-minute presentation about the subject and shared it with my fellow photographers to a wonderful reception. A phone call leads to art In

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strangers

Photographing strangers

There is a tendency in most of us to have a fear of the unknown. I have never had a negative experience in asking a stranger to make his or her image. Ever. And yet, I still have trepidation to

Read More
abstract_sooc_P1211240_2560p

Abstract photo art from nature

Creating abstract photo art from nature is a wonderful way to turn a ho-hum overcast photo day into one that gets you some colorful décor imagery. Keep this in your back pocket on days when it just isn’t working for

Read More
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Why should you attend photography education events?

You just never know what you might learn when attending photography education events. Over the years I’ve been an avid learner and much comes from attending seminars, conventions and workshops. Why attend photography education events I’ve been a professional photographer

Read More
Personal-project-Bob-featured

Monetizing personal projects: The musician

The subject of monetizing personal projects is near and dear to my heart. I put together a ninety-minute presentation about the subject and shared it with my fellow photographers to a wonderful reception. A phone call leads to art In

Read More
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How I spent my Covid-19 ‘vacation’ so far

You’ve got to smile or you might cry with the past year of physical distancing. While many things were taken away, Covid-19 gave me new opportunities that would not otherwise have happened. Below I’ll share how I was able to

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