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Why I Decided to Invest in an IPhone & Apple Watch

Why I Decided to Invest in an IPhone & Apple Watch

Why did someone like me -- who advises against purchasing the most recent equipment models and other impulse-buy 'shiny new objects' -- decide to upgrade my iPhone and pair it off with an Apple watch? I'd been happy with the iPhone SE for making calls and texts....

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A Newbie’s Guide to Choosing a Camera

A Newbie’s Guide to Choosing a Camera

Whether you’re entirely new to seeing the world through the eye of a camera, or you have some basic skills under your belt and want to lean into getting off auto mode and into taking more creative control by learning to shoot in manual mode -- there are four types of...

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Business Headshots — Prep for a Successful Shoot

Business Headshots — Prep for a Successful Shoot

A good business headshot reflects your brand, professionalism, and personality. Be sure to consult ahead of time with your photographer to discuss the types of images you want to create. Consider things like: Location – Do you want to shoot in the photographer’s...

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Welcome to the relaunch of my photography blog!

Welcome to the relaunch of my photography blog!

Well, HELLO! After roughly two years since the initial Covid-19 related shutdowns in the U.S., it's become apparent that this thing may be with us for a while. I've decided to turn my attention towards acquiring the skills and equipment needed to teach photography...

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