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How to find and use open shade for your photos

I love using open shade to photograph my kids but what is it exactly? Open shade is when your subject is standing in the shade with the sunlight above them. The magic of open shade is that it creates a … Continue reading

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No open fields? 8 reasons to love a city setting for portraits

Nature, grass stains and muddy faces are synonymous with childhood. But what if you don’t live in suburbia? Maybe a concrete jungle surrounds you instead. Living in a metropolitan city has a unique set of obstacles when it comes to … Continue reading

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Sunday Morning Reflections – Dream With Your Eyes Open

© JenkoAtaman “Nothing haunts us more than the dreams we didn’t act upon!”Ed Sykes As usual, I’m off the topic of photography, and yet for some of you I’m not. I’ve been thinking a lot lately about what I want … Continue reading

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Lytro Goes Open Source: “Power Tools” Enters Beta Phase

Lytro is making access to its products available to developers and going open source with what it is calling “Lytro Power Tools.” Lytro says the platform was developed to give programmers, researchers and artists complete control at every step – … Continue reading

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How do you open the aperture to the Nikon D60 all the way?

Question by cynthiaa_marie: How do you open the aperture to the Nikon D60 all the way? How do you open the aperture all the way? I want to be able to get a shot that is fuzzy\blurry in the back … Continue reading

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