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5 Ways to Challenge Yourself as a Wildlife Photographer

As a wildlife photographer, often it can seem challenging enough just to find your subjects out in the field, let alone get close enough to take that perfect image. However, to develop as a photographer, constantly challenging yourself is a … Continue reading

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How to Become a Self-Employed Photographer Infographic

Like many photographers, you’ve probably dreamed of quitting your job and going pro. But what does that really take? And how do you get started? This handy infographic is a jumping off point for becoming a self-employed photographer: How to … Continue reading

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Pros an Cons of Shooting Alone Versus Being a Group Photographer?

An age-old question in life, not just photography, is are you a pack animal or a lone ranger? Everyone reading this will have their own answer to this question, it’s not even a black and white answer. In this article, … Continue reading

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What a First Time Wedding Photographer Needs to Know

The news that you are photographing your first wedding often leads to emotions ranging from excitement to apprehension, and in some cases, fear. Assuming you have experience with your equipment and have developed the necessary skills to take great photographs, … Continue reading

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Meet an Award-Winning 13-Year-Old Wildlife Photographer

They say if you want to be expert at something, you should start very young. That’s certainly true of the subject of 13 year-old Josh Launstein! The young Canadian began his love affair with photography when he was just five, playing … Continue reading

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Interview with a Travel Photographer: Maren Krings

German photographer Maren Krings has been taking photos since she was 16-years-old. Now with offices in Germany and Austria, she says she sees photography as her passport to the world and to all the things that interest her. And just … Continue reading

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31 Days to Becoming a Better Photographer

Do you want to level up your photography with a powerful burst of learning? If your answer is yes – you’ll absolutely LOVE our course – ‘31 Days to Becoming a Better Photographer‘ which opens it’s doors today for a … Continue reading

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10 Ways to Become a Better Photographer in 2018

Let’s face it, it’s the new year. Your heart is full of hope and your head is bursting with ideas on what you want to do this year, be a better photographer, and how you will go about executing it. … Continue reading

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The Importance of Diversification as a Photographer

There’s an idea that has been perpetuated, however unintentionally, that photographers do one thing and one thing only. The illusion is that someone who carries the title of “professional photographer” must simply make photographs, sell them, and that is the … Continue reading

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Why Every Photographer Needs a 24-70mm Lens

Fondly known as the “walk around lens” by professionals and hobbyists alike, the 24-70mm lens is the staple of any photography kit! A lens that offers diversity and functionality, its range makes the 24-70mm lens a remarkable companion for a … Continue reading

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Why Volunteering is a Great Way to Grow as a Photographer

Many years ago as I was making a start freelancing, I saw an opportunity to give away my services and a selection of photos by volunteering to cover a community event. Our city administration was hosting a tree planting at … Continue reading

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Why Every Photographer Needs a 70-200mm Lens

As photographers, some pieces of advice are universal; the same can also be said for some camera gear. The 70-200mm lens is a staple for a reason, found in pretty much every pro’s camera bag around the world, they are … Continue reading

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