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Why do you keep going back?

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Do you believe that some locations have been photographed so often that there's no way to get a unique photo? I don't believe that.

An Ode to Negative Space

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I am a dreamer. An artist. A mother. A reader. A wanderer. And a lover of negative space.

Assignment: Blurring the Line

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How many ways can you create blur in the photograph? Here are tips and ideas for using blur to create compelling images.

Shooting for the Cover

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How do you go about getting a cover-worthy photo? Here are a few quick tips for getting that great cover shot.

Nine Mile Pond - Everglades, Florida

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Nine Mile Pond is located in Everglades National Park. There's a parking lot right off the main road, and access is easy.

Negative Space

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I am a firm believer in the importance of Negative Space.…

Searching for Macro Subjects

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How do you find your macro subjects? This tiny waterfall was no less beautiful for not calling attention to itself.

Quick Black and White Conversion

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When Varina Patel converts an image to B&W, she usually uses Nik Silver Efex Pro. Here's a video that shows how she converted this photo.

How Can I Simplify an Image?

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Simplifying an photo can be difficult, but it starts with choosing a simple subject. Here are some easy to follow tips from Varina Patel.

Tiny Planets

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A step-by-step Photoshop tutorials that walks you though the process of creating creating tiny planets from panoramic photos.