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A Helpful Guide for Shooting Blue Hour Photography

The blue hour comes from a French expression, l’heure bleue, which refers to the period of twilight each morning and evening where there is neither full daylight nor complete darkness. The time is considered special […]

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Travel Photography Tips and Planning

Most people enjoy taking photos of their vacation, something to remember the good times. If you’re a photographer, these go beyond simple snapshots. There are multiple factors to consider if you want to capture travel […]

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Wide Angle Photography Tips

Wide angle photography has its own set of challenges and can be a bit tricky. It’s true that wide angle lenses are able to capture more of the scene, but sometimes less is more. If […]

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Interior Real Estate Photography: 5 Tips for Better Results

Interior Real Estate Photography: 5 Tips for Better Results By now most people realize that a home listing with pictures attracts a lot more attention than one without. Whether it’s a house, an apartment, or a […]

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10 Helpful Tips for Striking Architectural Photography

Architectural Photography Tips Architectural photography is a little like golf as in the ball is just sitting there; it shouldn’t be that hard to hit a good shot! So it should not be hard taking pictures of a […]

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5 Reasons to Start Shooting Night Photography | Nightscapes

Most photographers tend to avoid night photography, unlike me who loves shooting long exposure nightscapes. I find myself thinking a bit more about the desired end image. Since it’s a long exposure and the shutter […]

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City of Grand Rapids | Architecture of Michigan 

It had been around a year and a half since I had been back to Grand Rapids, Michigan…the city I lived in for close to 15 years.  I was amazed at how many new developments […]

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Beautiful Light for a Northern Indiana Sunset | Long Exposure Photography | Wind Turbines

I decided to head North in search of waterfalls in Northern Indiana I had just found out existed, and I wanted to shoot them around dusk.  The Blue Hour The plan was to get to […]

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