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Hit the Books with Dan Milnor, Kickstarter, and Author Meg Smiley
23 May 2018

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor, Kickstarter, and Author Meg Smiley

Hit the Books with Dan Milnor is a monthly webinar about all things book-making and self-publishing. This month we’re talking about the first stages of self-publishing: gauging interest, fundraising, and setup with Large Order Services. If you missed our latest live webinar, don’t worry! We’ve got the entire thing recorded below. May: Getting Your Book Off the Ground The process of fundraising through Kickstarter How to...

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From Screen to Page: Color Management for Perfect Printing
22 May 2018

From Screen to Page: Color Management for Perfect Printing

As our printing technology has gotten better, it’s easy to take color and color accuracy for granted. It seems that with one click of a button the images we captured land in our hands. But there’s so much more to it than that! Especially after careful effort to create an image with your camera and editing that has the best reproduction of the moment you...

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Dan Milnor: Breaking the Rules with Layflat Paper
17 May 2018

Dan Milnor: Breaking the Rules with Layflat Paper

Dan Milnor’s photo books are, among many other things, a record of the people, places, and experiences that have shaped his career. Case-in-point is Peru—a strikingly beautiful photo book that doesn’t always stick to the traditional rules of photography. Here he talks to us about the thought process behind his design decisions and why a Layflat Photo Book can help photographers stand out from the...

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10 Tips for Taking Better Photos – Basic Photography Tips
11 May 2018

10 Tips for Taking Better Photos – Basic Photography Tips

No matter how long you’ve been carrying a camera, it’s the drive to capture and preserve life’s profound moments that keep us picking it up again and again. It’s always a challenge to fully enter a moment, to see all that it holds, and translate that 3D experience into something you can keep—something evocative that transports you with clarity and beauty. Photography Tip #1: Keep...

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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography
10 May 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography

Notes on Photography is a blog series all about images. Each month, Daniel Milnor will revisit an old photograph and share his notes on what works within each shot, what he would do differently, and why. IMAGE 1: Llamadas, Uruguay, 2012 What worked? Layering This image was shot with a 50mm at about f/4 or f/4.5. The background was too busy, and there were too...

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