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DSLR The Basics Review

DSLR The Basics Review

A new training eBook was released today. Professional photographer Ed Verosky created it to help beginners learn how to use their camera effectively. Many new DSLR owners are afraid to switch out of automatic mode and are at a disadvantage in certain lighting conditions. The information in this eBook can help you become more confident in variable lighting conditions and more. The special release price of this book is $9.95 found here.

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Instagram Acquired by Facebook for $1 Billion

Instagram Acquired by Facebook for $1 Billion

Facebook announced today that it has acquired photo-sharing app Instagram. This huge deal is rumored to be in the amount of roughly $1 billion in a combination of cash and stock. A staggering price for a 9 person company that started only a few years ago.

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Over 20,000 Photographers Follow Us on Facebook!

Over 20,000 Photographers Follow Us on Facebook!

A very important milestone for us! Thank you so much to all of you who Like us on Facebook ;) You are often the first to know if we have posted a new article and we very much appreciate the feedback you give us in discussions. After a lot of ideas were thrown around we decided to post our first timeline image that highlights the cities that visit us most. We would love it if you would respond to this discussion on Facebook and tell us where you are on the map, for example “Greetings from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia” or “Hello from Chicago, Illionois”. Just thought it would be fun to see where everyone is.

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How to Create Business Cards for a Photography Company

How to Create Business Cards for a Photography Company

Of the many avenues to land a new photography client or job, one of the most important is handing out business cards. Other marketing activities are still important of course, but meeting a potential client face-to-face and handing them a business card definitely holds a higher chance of converting into a job. I know many wedding photographers who are approached and asked for business cards at each wedding. Another peer also told me how he was able to book a big real estate photography job after being approached while taking casual cityscape photos.

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Forget Mugshots: 10 Steps to Better Portraits

Forget Mugshots: 10 Steps to Better Portraits

Forget Mugshots: 10 Steps to Better Portraits by David duChemin aims to help you take your portrait photography to the professional level. The author tried to pick the ten most significant factors that, combined, contribute to making powerful portraits. With valuable insights and many exercises to retain the information, it is a great training resource. […]

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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Released Today

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Released Today

Lightroom 4 is a major release, adding significant new capabilities and innovations. New adjustment controls maximize dynamic range from cameras, recovering exceptional shadow details and highlights. The software features new and improved auto adjustments to dynamically set values for exposure and contrast, and additional local adjustment controls including Noise Reduction, Moire and White Balance.

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Canon 5D Mark III

Canon 5D Mark III

On the 25th anniversary of its world-renowned EOS System, Canon is proud to announce its latest model, the EOS 5D Mark III Digital SLR Camera. Positioned between the extremely popular EOS 5D Mark II and Canon’s top-of-the-line professional EOS-1D X model, the EOS 5D Mark III delivers superb image quality, thanks to a new 22.3-megapixel […]

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Facebook Discussion: What is the Next Skill You Want to Learn in Photography?

Facebook Discussion: What is the Next Skill You Want to Learn in Photography?

The photography industry is moving so fast and there is seemingly always something new happening. What is the next skill you want to learn? It will be interesting to see what everyone is working on and this feedback will help us plan for future articles. Did you know that PictureCorrect has an active Facebook and Google+ community? This means that you can easily keep track of our best and most fascinating articles by connecting with us. Join more than 400,000 people who interact with PictureCorrect Photography Tips every month.

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Remembering Photojournalists Documenting Violence in Syria

Remembering Photojournalists Documenting Violence in Syria

As violence continues in Syria, there are many photographers risking their lives in an effort to report the truth to the world. Without journalists on the ground, the government would be free to manipulate the news and the truth about what is happening there. French photographer Remi Ochlik was killed this week along with another prominent journalist, Marie Colvin, in a barrage of gunfire and shelling by government forces in Homs, Syria.

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Photo Nuts and Post Guide

Photo Nuts and Post Guide

Monday is the final day to receive 33% off Photo Nuts and Post: a Guide to Post Processing Your Images. This eBook guide has proved to be extremely popular with both readers and reviewers. Consisting of 110 pages with an hour of video tutorials, it is currently priced at $19.99 as part of the launch promotion but will be $29.99 starting on Tuesday and going forward. It includes detailed walkthroughs of processing some example images, including over an hour of screencast videos which walk you through a number of the techniques talked about in the eBook.

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