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My Top 10 Photos of 2018

In Photo Basics, Photo Locations by Rick McEvoy

Hi and a Happy new Year to everyone all over this wonderful planet of ours. I hope 2019 is going to be a great year for all of us. To start 2019 I am going to write about my Top 10 Photos of 2018. I like to look back at the photographs that I have …

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Exploring Photo Inspiration at Local Festivals

In Photo Locations by Andy Perkins

If you’re looking for a variety of fun photo opportunities, it’s hard to beat the array of subjects and activities at a local festival. Food, rides, music, cars, costumes and activities make for memorable and dynamic images. With the coming of fall, the local festival scene is in full swing. From the Emma Crawford Coffin …

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48 Tips for Photographing in New Zealand

In Photo Locations by Bastian Bodyl

New Zealand is a big country with two bigger and a few smaller Islands somewhere in the south pacific. If you are not from Australia, it is far away from everything. It is the long journey there, but it is worth it. Besides a lot of nature and great landscapes there is also wildlife and …

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Five Good Reasons to Hire a Photography Guide

In Photo Locations by Frank Gallagher

Do you really need to hire a photography guide when you travel?  After all, you know how to do the research. You use Google Earth, Flickr, 500px, Photographer’s Ephemeris, PhotoPills, and rGPS (Really Good Photo Spots—an app with a curated list of great photo locations and directions for finding them). You leave home with a …

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Which Room Should Your Home Studio Go in?

In Photo Locations by Andy Perkins

If your photography hobby gets serious enough, you are going to have to have some place to store your gear. If you do any post-processing, you’re going to want a quiet place to march through your workflow efficiently. But for many photographers, it doesn’t stop with gear storage and a quite place to use your …

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11 Ultimate Nature Photography Trips of a Lifetime

In Photo Locations by Andy Perkins

Do you have a dream destination for nature photography?  We all do. A trip-of-a-lifetime location we have always wanted to visit but never gotten around to planning, or maybe we are too busy or don’t have the budget for it. With a new year, it’s time to find one or two of these photography destinations …