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How to Photograph a Baby in a Mailbox

How To Photograph a Baby in a Mailbox I don't have access to a giant cocoon or ginormous flowers or pterodactyl-sized butterfly wings... these are only a handful of things that me and Anne Geddes do not have in common. I do however have a mailbox.  It sits on the east side of my house and is framed by a large tree, very scenic this time of year. I enlisted my wife to take baby Sawyer outside for a quick snapshot and after coming back inside I realized a quick snapshot wasn't going to do.  I had to bring out the big lights... which meant we were going to cause a bit of a ruckus, which...

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Useful (and free) websites I use

Free & Useful Websites Just in case you didn't know about these... YouSendIt - Perfect for sending really large images over email (think full resolution images, zip files of entire shoots, etc.). www.yousendit.com ModelMayhem - Find and network with models, makeup artists, hairstylists and photographers worldwide. www.modelmayhem.com Deviantart - Show off your work to the biggest online community of artists in the world. www.deviantart.com DPreview - Incredibly detailed reviews on virtually any digital camera. www.dpreview.com Aphotoeditor - Great insights from...

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Lightroom Tutorial

Editing a High Key Portrait In Lightroom A brief introduction to some editing tools I used in Adobe Lightroom 2.0.

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