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Jerod FosterTop Eight Considerations for Choosing Nikon Lenses
In this chapter from Nikon Lenses: From Snapshots to Great Shots, Jerod Foster offers eight issues not only for researching and purchasing a new lens for your camera body, but also for learning about and using lenses in a way that resembles how a skilled artisan uses her tools.
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By Jerod FosterDec 15, 2014
Christopher S. ReedCopyright Workflow for Photographers: Registration Using Paper Forms
Although electronic registration is the preferred (and faster) method to register your images, the Copyright Office still accepts paper forms for people who prefer to file that way and for people who are registering a group of published images (a paper form is the only way to register a group of published images, at least for now). This chapter from Copyright Workflow for Photographers: Protecting, Managing, and Sharing Digital Images walks you through the application process using paper forms.
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By Christopher S. ReedNov 17, 2014
John BatdorffMaster Composition in Your Travel and Street Photography
John Batdorff shows you how to make a stronger and more compelling composition, covering the rule of thirds, lines, curves, patterns, layers, color, and other compositional tools to create more captivating images, in this chapter from Travel and Street Photography: From Snapshots to Great Shots.
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By John BatdorffNov 13, 2014
Jay MaiselIntroduction to Jay Maisel's Light, Gesture, and Color
"Finding light, gesture, and color is a little bit like trying to hold water in the palm of your hand. If you squeeze, itโ€™s gone. If youโ€™re patient, it will stay." In this excerpt from Light, Gesture, and Color, Jay Maisel shares his thoughts on these three aspects of photography.
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By Jay MaiselNov 5, 2014

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Blogs

Sara Jane ToddInterview with Featured Flickr Photographer Sandra Tinari

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo “Sunset Paddle” by UK-based photographer Sandra Tinari.

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By Sara Jane ToddCommentsJuly 30, 2013
Topics: Digital Photography
Sara Jane ToddPhotographer John Batdorff Answers Your Questions about the Nik Collection

During John Batdorff’s presentation on a recent Peachpit Photo Club, many of you had loads of questions about the Nik Collection by Google.

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By Sara Jane ToddCommentsJuly 17, 2013
Topics: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom,Digital Photography,Digital Cameras,Image Editing,Adobe Photoshop
Sara Jane ToddInterview with Featured Flickr Photographer Tony D. Locke

Every month in our Photography newsletter, we feature the work of a new photographer who has contributed to our Photography Newsletter Flickr group. This month, we chose the photo “Daffodils in the Morning Fog” by Pacific NW-based photographer Tony D. Locke, MM.

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By Sara Jane ToddCommentsApril 23, 2013
Topics: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom,Digital Photography,Adobe Photoshop Lightroom,Image Editing,Adobe Photoshop,Image Editing,Adobe Photoshop
Laura RossLive Twitterview with Stacy Pearsall

Join combat photojournalist Stacy Pearsall for a fascinating Twitterview about the techniques, guidance, and inspiration needed to succeed in the field of photojournalism.

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By Laura RossCommentsMarch 19, 2013
Topics: Digital Photography

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