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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │California
17 Jul 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │California

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 3: El Mirage, California If you’ve seen a car commercial in the last twenty years, then you’ve most likely seen El Mirage Dry Lake near Los Angeles. El Mirage...

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Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │Cusco
21 Jun 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography │Cusco

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 2: Cusco, Peru This was an image I made while teaching in Peru. The class was in the plaza in Cusco during Easter ceremonies. One of the things...

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Going Old School with Kodak’s TMAX 3200
21 Jun 2018

Going Old School with Kodak’s TMAX 3200

The film vs digital debate has been raging for at least the past decade. There is no clear winner, other than all of us photographers, because we currently have a multitude of ways to be whatever style of photographer we want—working with whatever materials we choose. Kodak recently announced the reintroduction of a ­once-discontinued film, TMAX 3200, which prompted me to write this post. You...

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Webinar: How Photographers Make Money
24 May 2018

Webinar: How Photographers Make Money

It’s always exciting to partner with brands that are focused on what’s important: creatives and their success. We recently joined forces with ShootDotEdit and Jared Platt to do just that. Our live webinar for professional photographers, 4 Simple Product Ideas That Make You Money, is all about how photographers can monetize the amazing work they are already creating. The educational event will be hosted by Adobe...

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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 | Llamadas
10 May 2018

Daniel Milnor: Notes on Photography | Llamadas

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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