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Rule of thirds Top photo tips for mobile phone photographers
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Top photo tips for mobile phone photography

Top photo tips for mobile phone photography So many photo hobbyist and other casual photographers are spending a lot more time using their smart/mobile phones for everyday photography, travel and lifestyle needs. While it’s easy to go around with your camera and just snap what’s in front of you and for that matter take a […]

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Observation point at Zion National park - 15 road trip photo tips
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15 Photography tips on your road trip

15 Photography tips on your road trip Everyone loves taking road trips but many travelers spend more time planning the trip experience first and the photography as a secondary function to chronicle the adventure. It’s always disappointing to come back home from the trip and bring back photos that are lackluster and just don’t show the magnificence of a […]

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15 Instagram tips for better photos and compositions
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15 Instagram tips for better photos and compositions

  15 Instagram tips for better photos and compositions I’m no Instagram superstar and have only started getting into this photo inspired platform, but I’m really enjoying the platform to explore and discover some amazing artists and creative people who techniques that can easily apply to using your cell phone and uploading directly into Instagram. Although some […]

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Water taxi in Chicago
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10 Photography tips for grey sky or rainy days

10 Photography tips for  grey sky or rainy days   I had a quick layover in Chicago and I planned a fantastic urban outdoor adventure exploring downtown and even taking one of the iconic river cruises. Well arriving early on a very cold and cloudy day really dampened my enthusiasm and thoughts of enjoying the […]

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Simplifying the scene focus on one main subject
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Photo Tip: Simplify the scene

Photo Tip: Simplify the scene Many photographers try to include everything including the kitchen sink into a photograph and that works for many types of photographs including landscapes, panoramas, skylines and urban environments. In my opinion, a really good photograph should only have a single idea in your photograph that conveys a complete story that hopefully engages […]

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Rule of thirds with the bridge place on the top third of the frame
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Photo Tip: the rule of thirds

Photo Tip: the rule of thirds   One of the most well-known rules in photography that gets covered regularly is the rule of thirds. This concept is also well-known in art circles because of the composition elements that are universal in theory and application of the rules to basic composition. Generally, the rule of thirds […]

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