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Sebastião Salgado: The silent drama of photography

Economics PhD Sebastião Salgado only took up photography in his 30s, but the discipline became an obsession. His years-long projects beautifully capture the human side of a global story that all too often involves death, destruction or decay. Here, he … Continue reading

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Travel photography – what works now…

You can’t see it; but, a little tear is  creeping out of my eye…  The tear is because I know how correct this piece is and my new heavy, long lens is by now, on it’s way from the store.      … Continue reading

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WIN Think Tank Gear for learning …

Having trouble deciding if you should sign up for a Lens Lugger program? Should I buy that new camera accessory or take another LL program? There is an old adage about learning our craft. We can either experiment – trial … Continue reading

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Staging Photography, …sez ‘Ole Jack!

Illustrating textbooks – an enlarged fly or mosquito, leaf, butterfly, horse… Or Making Photo Illustations that sell… by ‘Ole Jack.   Bob..you have my permission to exploit me…’toot my horn’…any way you desire ala the lens luggers (what a name!)…sez … Continue reading

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Composition – no matter what kind of camera

Let’s debunk the idea that you NEED the most advanced, fanciest piece of equipment to make images that “speak.” One example here is a Large White Trillium, taken with a Sony Point ‘n Shoot 3.2 MP camera when first getting … Continue reading

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The Why and How: Photography by Bob Grytten

It seems like the Why should come first, then the How I do Photography, so here  goes… I was doing Real Estate when I found out about Johnson O’Connor Research Foundation. It went something like this …  “If  you have … Continue reading

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How I Did It… by Duke Miller

White Pelican Nailed… using Flash Extender  Robert,  Here’s a fun candidate of How I Did It. This is a shot of a white pelican making a perfect landing in a Cortez, FL bayou, just east of Anna Maria Island. It … Continue reading

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Ocean Camping Around The Corner – but Protect Equipment…

by Bob Grytten Rich in Native American history, Edisto Beach on Edisto Island is one of four oceanfront state parks in South Carolina. Edisto Beach State Park features trails for hiking and biking that provide a wonderful tour of the park. … Continue reading

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Learning to see – Photographically, of course

by Bob Grytten How important is Light? Oh, Man… if it ain’t got the zing, you ain’t got a thing? That unspoken message comes through without any help from us. Learning to see is the key! Be patient, get in … Continue reading

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