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Sometimes, an off-putting setting is enough to create a creepy photograph. ("Impatient for the End" by D. Travis North)

Tips For Creating Creepy Photos

October 31, 2013 / by

Have you ever wanted to create some creepy photographs? In this article, we discuss and share tips on how you can create some truly creepy photographs.

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"A Place to Rest My Weary Head" - my camera would probably have over-exposed this photo if I didn't take measures to compensate for its biased meter.

How To Use Exposure Compensation (And Why I Don’t Use It)

October 24, 2013 / by

Exposure Compensation is a feature that most cameras have these days. We’ll teach you how to use it properly. Then we’ll reveal an alternative method.

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"A Journey Begins With One Step" by D. Travis North

Starving Artist Approach: Goal Oriented Learning

August 22, 2013 / by

Is it better to have everything? Or is the focus that comes as necessity to the starving artist the way to go? We talk about goals and self-learning and the real reason why a starving artist is so passionate about their art.

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My favorite shot from the trip, all thanks to a fellow photographer.

How Yosemite Changed My Approach To Photography

July 11, 2013 / by

I visited a famous park once, and it changed my approach to photography. In this article, we’ll discuss some things that I learned during my excursion to Yosemite National Park last fall. But it’s not about the park. I just had to go there to learn some valuable lessons.

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The Flickr Debacle: What We Can Learn From Flickr’s Mistakes

May 30, 2013 / by

Flickr messed up and insulted their users. But as a photographer, there are plenty of things to be learned from their mistakes. Learn how not to mess up like Flickr.

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Five Photography Products Worth Splurging For

May 23, 2013 / by

When on a budget, it’s tempting to opt for cheaper products, and sometimes you can. But In this article, we’ll discuss five areas where you shouldn’t splurge.

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Stephen Shore - not all of his photographs are perfect either.

Not All Your Photos Will Be Great

May 16, 2013 / by

You will create many great photos in your life. But you will also have many failures. But that’s okay, because even the world’s greatest photographers expect to fail.

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"End Of The Road" by John McGraw

“End of the Road” by John McGraw (Or Don’t Be Too Focused)

April 30, 2013 / by

Photos are everywhere, even when we’re not looking. This week’s inspiration features a photo by John McGraw that almost didn’t happen.

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Improve Composition: Act Like A Child

April 18, 2013 / by

We learn about the importance of seeing and we learn from the most unlikely of teachers: Improve your photography composition by thinking like a child.

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Are You A Fan Of Your Own Photos?

April 04, 2013 / by

We take a step away from the camera today to discuss a mental block you may not even be aware of: Loving your own work.

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