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Sara Kempner

My first day with the Canon EOS R5
Pros and cons of coffee shop shows
Lessons from the field: Developing a “gear first” mentality
Quick tips for keeping your photo gear safe at the beach
Three bags to bring to the beach with your photography gear
It’s OK to not take photos on vacation
Five ways to get creative with beach photography
Three benefits of returning to landscape locations
Five ways to get your kids involved in photography this summer
Mobile Mondays: Using the PhotoPills widgets on Android
Lessons from the field: How assisting a wedding photographer helped me evolve as a landscape photographer
Three reasons to add the human element to your landscape photos

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It’s OK to not take photos on vacation

Over the years of being a hobbyist photographer, I brought my camera everywhere with me, especially on vacation. Getting new images was exciting, and I was always wanting to build my stock library. As I made the leap to being

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Painted Sea

Five ways to get creative with beach photography

With the official arrival of summer, many of us will be spending more time outside, especially at the beach. Below are five ways to help you get creative with your beach photography! 1. Reflections Adding reflections into your beach photos

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Left Behind

Three benefits of returning to landscape locations

As a landscape photographer, I’m always looking for new and compelling locations to photograph. There’s a certain excitement that comes from showing up at a new spot and discovering fresh compositions and subjects. However, I’ve found that there can also

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The Pacific herring spawn: A photo essay

Each Spring, vast schools of Pacific herring migrate from offshore waters to the waters close to shore. They come to these protected areas for one reason: To spawn. At this time, the females’ eggs (roe) are at their peak maturity.

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Feature Image

It’s OK to not take photos on vacation

Over the years of being a hobbyist photographer, I brought my camera everywhere with me, especially on vacation. Getting new images was exciting, and I was always wanting to build my stock library. As I made the leap to being

Read More
Painted Sea

Five ways to get creative with beach photography

With the official arrival of summer, many of us will be spending more time outside, especially at the beach. Below are five ways to help you get creative with your beach photography! 1. Reflections Adding reflections into your beach photos

Read More
Left Behind

Three benefits of returning to landscape locations

As a landscape photographer, I’m always looking for new and compelling locations to photograph. There’s a certain excitement that comes from showing up at a new spot and discovering fresh compositions and subjects. However, I’ve found that there can also

Read More
Feature Image

The Pacific herring spawn: A photo essay

Each Spring, vast schools of Pacific herring migrate from offshore waters to the waters close to shore. They come to these protected areas for one reason: To spawn. At this time, the females’ eggs (roe) are at their peak maturity.

Read More
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Ski photography — in your backyard!

In my quest to learn about off-camera flash, I decided to make use of a rare snowy day where I live and attempt a ski photoshoot — in my friend’s backyard. We only had a few inches of snow to

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