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Learning to Shoot – Scott Kelby’s Photoshop Insider – Photography Article

#TravelTuesday with Dave has come round again, and this week I want to jump into learning photography. I’ve been asked time and again when I got into photography and where I learned, most recently on the Drobo blog.I’ve told the story of my first camera many times over: – my parents got me a Nikon F40 for my birthday when I was a teenager. That’s the very short version of the story! If I were starting now I reckon it’d…

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500px Blog » Ambassador Spotlight: Meet Ueli, Jovana, Anthony, Amanda and Ilya – Photography Article

Last week, we introduced you to the 500px Ambassadors. A group of 20 talented photographers who are eager and excited to share their knowledge and skills with the 500px community. In this first of four articles in our Ambassador Spotlight series, we’ll take a closer look at who our Ambassadors are and how photography has changed their lives. This week we’re featuring: Ueli Frischknecht, Jovana Rikalo, Anthony Sotomayor, Amanda Carlson and Ilya Blinov. Why did you become a photographer?:“I love…

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Applications Done Right with YOUni – Photobook Photography Article

1/2Jad Abdul Jawad (right) with his good friend Daniel Izu 2/2 Meet Jad Abdul Jawad, a chemical engineering student at Stanford University who grew up in Jeddah and went to BISJ. Jad formulated a startup which seeks to empower and help students from Saudi apply to international universities. Here’s his story behind the initiative: Tell us about the startup and the idea behind it? Applying to universities in the U.S as an international student is played out to seem like an intimidating…

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Finding Your Niche: A Fireside Chat at CreativeLive – Photography Article

Not too long ago I had the opportunity to sit down with a group of CreativeLive students attending a special week of programming in our Seattle studios. This conversation was never intended to be published, but after listening to this intimate conversation with some fellow creators, I had to share it. One of the things I really love about having students in the studio is 1:1 interaction and that non-tangible exchange that happens when a group of people gets together.…

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