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The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: ISO
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Aperture & lens choice
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Depth of field
Looking back at WPPI
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Slow shutter speeds to blur movement
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Fast shutter speeds to stop the action
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Settings, range and working with the numbers
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Electronic shutters
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: How the shutter works
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Travel Photography: Tripods and Stabalization
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Travel Photography: How much gear do your really need? Part two
The Enthusiast’s Guide to Travel Photography: What do you really need? Part one

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The Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure: Electronic shutters

This series of articles is excerpted from Rocky Nook’s Enthusiast’s Guide to Exposure by John Greengo covers the controls — shutter, aperture and ISO. Mechanical shutters have been a part of photography since the very beginning, when the “shutter unit” was a

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Bus lights can help create magical cityscape scenes

Like most photographers, I’m always looking for the right location, the right angle, the perfect light and the right moment to make the photograph. Whether I’m traveling abroad or walking around Boston, near my studio, one of my favorite times

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Commonly misunderstood photo words

I took the time to read comments on this site, as well as a few other sites, and found that there are some terms that need some clarification for use in the photo world. Some are quite comical, and some

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If you have keyframed multiple layers in After Effects and need to change the duration of the animated segments, you can use the stretch keyframes method to avoid individual keyframe adjustment. Simply highlight the beginning and ending keyframes on the

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Quick tips for winter street photography

This year, many photographers won’t be able to head to the countryside to shoot gorgeous winter landscapes. However, that doesn’t mean they can’t hit the streets to document the beauty of cities blanketed in snow. It will definitely be challenging

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