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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.

Baume les Messieurs - Jura, France

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The tiny town of Baume les Messieurs is home to these beautiful cascading waterfalls. I recommend visiting this gorgeous spot in Spring.

Taughannock Falls State Park, New York

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Taughannock Falls is located in the Finger Lakes region of New York State. This 215 foot falls is well worth a visit. to photograph.

Do you Keyword your Photos?

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Keywords help you find your photographs when you need them - and they are often uploaded as metadata when you use your photos online.

Turmoil

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A thunderstorm was rolling in, and Varina wanted to capture the play of shadow and light on the clouds over the Rocky Mountains in Colorado.

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.

Varina and Jay on This Week in Photo #307

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Varina and Jay Patel discuss gear, post-processing workflows and more with Frederick Van Johnson and Topher Martini on This Week in Photo.

Brent Mail with Varina and Jay - Part 2

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Varina and Jay Patel talk with Brent Mail about our differing photographic styles, finding great light on location, and so much more.