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Google and NatWest have decided voice-activated banking is a good idea

Google has teamed up with NatWest to let customers manage their current accounts through a smart speaker. Ask a Google Home device an everyday question like 'What's my balance' and the speaker will give you a spoken response. If you … Continue reading

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Photography Basics: How to Take Good Photos

A good photograph is not just a physical photo, but someone’s story, memory, or even life. When we take photos, we tend to preserve the most important events and people in our lives. The ceremonies of birth and birthdays, marriages … Continue reading

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What it Takes to be a Good Interior Photographer

Interior photography is the most challenging of all the professional genres of commercial photography. Every detail is critical. Every prop must be correct and in just the right location. Busy-ness must be avoided. Things must be cleaned up and simplified. … Continue reading

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Ready Player Two: are video games and dating a good match?

Online dating may have long shed its stigma, and practically everyone you know has probably swiped potential dates on Tinder. However, online dating can still be a cesspit of crushing anxiety, as you try to make yourself as Instagram-presentable as … Continue reading

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Good Cameras Can Take Bad Photos

“I would love to be a better photographer… if only I had a better camera.” This is a comment I hear every day in my gallery. What many people don’t understand is that the type of camera you use is … Continue reading

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What Makes Great Photos? 5 Factors That Can Take Your Images From Good to Great

Have you ever heard the phrase “light is everything” or perhaps “composition is everything”? I know I have many times. But they can’t both be everything, that’s not possible. So what is really going on? Obviously, there is at least … Continue reading

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12 Good Reasons Why You Should Start a Photography Blog

Starting a photography blog was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I never would’ve guessed when I pulled the trigger on my first blog post how much good would come from it. I talked briefly about starting … Continue reading

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Why Black & White is a Good Place to Start in Photography

Black-and-white photography is the place to start if you’re serious about becoming a better photographer. Go back to the dark ages before digital. Dinosaurs ruled the Earth, and the equivalent of Adobe Lightroom was a small piece of card on … Continue reading

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DxO Labs confirms bankruptcy, but there is a glimmer of good news

Following speculation about the financial situation of DxO Labs, which makes image-editing software and the DxO One camera add-on for smartphones, the company has released an official update. First the bad news. In a blog post on its own website, … Continue reading

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5 Unusual Tips for Being Good at Photography & Everything Else

Of course, there are way more than five tips for being a good photographer. photo by maf04 But, I’m focusing on these five for now, because they seem to be such a surprise to the students that come to my … Continue reading

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Tips for Working the Scene to Take Your Image from Good to Great

My wife can be very unkind about my photography. She’ll often flick through my edits and ask me where the good shots are… I don’t think she has cottoned on to the fact that us creative types are deeply sensitive. … Continue reading

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How to Know if Your Photo is Good or Not – The Art of Self Image Critique

One of the common issues that amateur or newbie photographers often have is deciding which photos to include in their portfolio or website. The great thing about photography is that it is subjective, and every person will have different ways … Continue reading

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