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Sarah M. Park

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5 Easy Foil Packet Camping Meal Recipes

Summer is a great time to plan camping trips with incredible photo ops and to take full advantage of the longer days to enjoy what Mother Nature has to offer. Once you make the initial investment in some sturdy camping gear, it’s a low-cost activity to get the most out of your vacations for years — and you’ll have the

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Inspirational

An Epic Photography Adventure in Iceland

Iceland has been rapidly gaining popularity among photographers and explorers of all ages. Who can resist the incredible waterfalls, hardened lava fields covered in moss, or majestic glacial landscapes? Summer is a great time to plan a trip to Iceland because the sun stays above the horizon all day — literally. Without the limitation of darkness, you’re free

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Inspirational

Choosing the Right Lens for Every Occasion

One of the most fundamental dilemmas for any new photographer is making the best decision to choose the right lens for the occasion. It may seem confusing or daunting at first, but understanding the specifications of the lens will help you determine the best fit. You can avoid over-packing on your next trip and unnecessary “GAS” (gear acquisition syndrome) to save yourself

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Inspirational

5 Tips for Shooting Black and White Photos

Black and white photos allow the audience to focus on the details they may have easily overlooked in a colored version. When you purely focus on bringing out the intricacies of any texture, pattern or contrast through lighting and composition, you’ll discover a whole new side of a familiar subject. Shooting in black and white is a

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Design School

How to Maximize Natural Lighting for Your Best Photos

Learning to work with natural lighting is a critical skill to develop. As photographers, we should always be aware of our surroundings and know how to adapt. Once you’ve scouted the perfect location, think about how the time of day, weather and position of the camera can affect your photos. You should also consider the

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Inspirational

5 Techniques to Achieve Your Best Smize

Knowing how to look your best in front of the camera is a skill just as important as the photographer’s knowledge of their equipment. There are many ways you can use your body language to exude confidence and amiability, including your eyes. The smize — smiling with your eyes — is a technique many celebrities and politicians use to

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