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Camera retailers look to rebuild after riots
After several riots broke out in the U.S. following the killing of George Floyd, several retailers are looking to rebuild...
Get the most from your photo; use a single frame in Aurora HDR 2019
Create amazing HDR photographs with Skylum’s Aurora HDR 2019. Purchase today and save plus get a free bundle of training,...
Portrait Tips: The most important tip for street portraits
Making pictures while traveling is the best way to share your experience with others. But the best way to the...
City Life Creativity with Aurora HDR 2018
One of the things that's always intrigued me about HDR photography is the effects you're able to generate outside of...
Create Your Own Fireworks Grand Finale
Last weekend I spent time in Chicago for the Out of Chicago Conference. On my last night there, fellow author...
Photographing the Supermoon
On Monday we'll experience the largest supermoon in more than 60 years. That's not as long as we needed to...
Attach Your Camera To A Railing for a Unique Perspective
It’s been said that if you want better pictures you need to put your camera in better places. One better...
Photo of the Day: Chicago Sunset
Category: Architecture Photograph: 3/365 Chicago Sunset, by Jeremy VanderMeer. Originally shared on the Photofocus Flickr community, right here. To learn...
Photofocus Photowalk: Lighting Up the Night in Chicago with Levi Sim & David Crewe
This is a hands-on shooting time when you can practice various techniques, like dragging the shutter, long exposures, and light...
Guaranteed Smiles: Lensbaby Composer Pro Review
There are very few things you can buy that will make your photography better. The truth is, you just have...
Photoshop and DSLR Video Workshop in Chicago
If you're in the Chicago area, I've got an event I'd like to invite you to. I'm giving a workshop...

Camera retailers look to rebuild after riots

After several riots broke out in the U.S. following the killing of George Floyd, several retailers are looking to rebuild — including local camera stores. In Chicago, Central Camera — a staple in the Loop for 121 years — was

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City Life Creativity with Aurora HDR 2018

One of the things that’s always intrigued me about HDR photography is the effects you’re able to generate outside of your typical HDR imagery. In checking out the new Aurora HDR 2018, I discovered a new technique in order to

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Create Your Own Fireworks Grand Finale

Last weekend I spent time in Chicago for the Out of Chicago Conference. On my last night there, fellow author Levi Sim and myself hosted a photowalk for attendees. Our small group was able to check out the University Club,

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Photographing the Supermoon

On Monday we’ll experience the largest supermoon in more than 60 years. That’s not as long as we needed to wait for a Cubs’ World Series win, but it’s a long time. A supermoon occurs when the full moon coincides

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Photo of the Day: Chicago Sunset

Category: Architecture Photograph: 3/365 Chicago Sunset, by Jeremy VanderMeer. Originally shared on the Photofocus Flickr community, right here. To learn how your work can be featured on the site, please read this article.

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City Life Creativity with Aurora HDR 2018

One of the things that’s always intrigued me about HDR photography is the effects you’re able to generate outside of your typical HDR imagery. In checking out the new Aurora HDR 2018, I discovered a new technique in order to

Read More

Create Your Own Fireworks Grand Finale

Last weekend I spent time in Chicago for the Out of Chicago Conference. On my last night there, fellow author Levi Sim and myself hosted a photowalk for attendees. Our small group was able to check out the University Club,

Read More

Photographing the Supermoon

On Monday we’ll experience the largest supermoon in more than 60 years. That’s not as long as we needed to wait for a Cubs’ World Series win, but it’s a long time. A supermoon occurs when the full moon coincides

Read More

Photo of the Day: Chicago Sunset

Category: Architecture Photograph: 3/365 Chicago Sunset, by Jeremy VanderMeer. Originally shared on the Photofocus Flickr community, right here. To learn how your work can be featured on the site, please read this article.

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