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The creative creation challenge
Exploring symbolism in conceptual art
How photography influenced art, part two: Competing with paintings?
How photography influenced art, part one: Changing the world
Get inspired through virtual museum and art visits
Victorian silo art, part two
Victorian silo art, part one
A case for selling your art online
Monetizing personal projects — the musician
Making money with your work — Manchester Arms Restaurant
Sigma Goes Big with Seven E-Mount ART Lenses for Sony Mirrorless Cameras
Book Review: Black and White Artistry, by Chuck Kimmerle

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Victorian silo art, part two

I previously wrote a post on the original Victorian Silo Art Trail (in Australia), which I started to visit in 2017. And just recently I saw the latest installations in November 2019. We took this latest trek to view all

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Victorian silo art, part one

Australia’s farmers and rural areas have been doing it tough. Climate change is a real thing whether people wish to believe it or not. Many parts of southeast Australia (like in many other parts of the world) have been in

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A case for selling your art online

I wrote a couple of articles (here and here) about selling photography online previously and was thinking about it today as I opened up one of the sites I sell (and lease) on. I was shocked and happy to see

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Monetizing personal projects — the musician

(Editor’s note: Bob Coates is a photographer whose talents stretch over many genres. Bob has authored books and articles on photography. He has presented seminars and programs from Hawaii to the Caribbean. He is Panasonic Lumix Ambassador who to stays up

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Am I Making Art?

I grew up an “art kid.” I was always in love with art class. I took up drawing and painting at an early age. My parents always enrolled me in some sort of after school or summer art program. As

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Avoiding memory card chaos

As photographers, we often take for granted one of the most important pieces of equipment we can invest in — memory cards. Whether you use CF or SD cards, there’s some simple things to remember in order to avoid card failure.

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Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure with Kevin Ames

Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

This Exposure Tactics post explains what a “technically proper” exposure is and how to get there. Remember I said technically proper, not creatively right. The three photos above are with different exposures. Each one brings out a different feeling or

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Mind Your Own Business: New year, new plans!

Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today Skip and I have a detailed discussion about what photographers can do to make 2021 (and 2022, actually) better than ever. “Growth

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Going wide with 24mm for street photography

For many photographers, 35mm is the ideal focal length for street photography. However, if you’ve ever been curious about wide you can go with your choice of lenses for this genre, the quick video above by Pierre Lambert will give

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Five exercises to help you see

We are all photographers. Phones. Tablets. Cameras. Every one of us can at almost any given moment take a photo. The question is how can you make your images different from anyone else’s? “The real voyage of discovery consists not

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