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Impressive stability: Impact Veripole Support System
Oben CTT-1000 tabletop tripod: Small but mighty
Joe McNally’s “The Hot Shoe Diaries” stands the test of time
Fractals: Your new must-have
Looking at the Elvid StudioVision 4K HDMI Monitor with HDR for field and studio work
Digital printing without expensive ink: The DNP DS620A
Crafting your online presence with Photoshelter: Does it hit the mark?
Lightweight powerhouse from Tamron a lens worth getting to know
Tamron 70-300mm for Sony proves to be a nature photography gem
First hands-on: Holdfast’s Vegan Leather Solo Money Maker
Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 a great all-rounder for Sony photographers
Understanding different lighting situations for landscapes, with 5DayDeal

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Fractals: Your new must-have

Fractals are the new must-haves in my camera bag. I was introduced to Fractals a few years back at WPPI. My friend and fellow photographer, Kathy Mukhopadhyay, bought a set and mentioned that they were doing live demos throughout the trade

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Product Review DNP DS620A Great prints without expensive ink!

Digital printing without expensive ink: The DNP DS620A

While the printed photograph is the final expression of a photographer’s vision, making inkjet prints is problematic and expensive. That’s why there are still labs printing photos. There is a printer company that offers affordable, ink-free prints for photographers to

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A low-light machine: The Sony a7S III

I was provided a short-term rental of the Sony Alpha a7S III for review of its video quality. As a user of Sony video cameras with E-mount lenses, such as the FS7, I was excited to see if this more

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Seeing differently at the zoo

Zoos are a great place to practice photographing animals. The thing is, we all have great images of the lions, tigers, and bears (oh my). But what about finding the less popular or, even better, the less seen shots? Capturing

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Help! My Lightroom cloud storage is full

Last year I started using Lightroom on my mobile phone. As a longtime Lightroom Classic enthusiast, I started using Lightroom for the portability: I love being able to edit photos on my phone or tablet, without needing to be at

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The importance of looking up

Being a part of a local photowalk group, I often experiment with different techniques during our outings. One of our group leaders, Dianne Carroll Burdick, has long taught the importance of looking up and taking advantage of different perspectives. Looking

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How to get started with beauty photography

If your goal is to shoot beauty portraits, you must understand that not only does the model want to feel flawless, but the hair and makeup artists want their work to look beautiful in the final image as well. You

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One subject exploration

There is something to be said for taking the time to really explore a subject. Whether it’s a person for a portrait shoot, flowers for macro photography or one of your favorite architectural structures. It could even be something as

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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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