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  1. Twelve Elements of a Merit Image

    Twelve elements have been defined as necessary for the success of an art piece or image. Any image, art piece or photograph will reveal some measure of all twelve elements, while a visually superior example will reveal obvious consideration of each one. They are:
    • Impact is the sense one gets upon viewing an image for the first time. Compelling
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  2. The Definitive Guide to SD Memory Cards

    Memory cards are an essential purchase for your camera. We spend so much time researching and shopping for a great camera that fits our needs and budget, and then often throw caution to the wind when it comes to a memory storage device. There are so many El Cheapo brands out there, many consumers just assume that one card is just as good as another.
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    Updated 12-12-2010 at 11:25 PM by Browncoat

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  3. Dale Chihuly Glass Exhibition in Montreal

    I got a chance to see some (more) Dale Chihuly glass at the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts. The display was incredible considering the amount of work and precision that goes into each piece of glass. Most of the pics below were taken with my D7000 and either a 50mm f/1.8 or 18-55mm kit lens.

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  4. Use Your Camera's Histogram to Take Better Photos

    The histogram is an excellent tool for photographers brought about by the digital age. If you're unfamiliar with it, the histogram is the small graph displayed on your camera's LCD screen, usually while in image review mode. This little-used graph can help you take better photographs, and can be utilized in just about any situation.

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    Updated 06-17-2014 at 04:26 PM by Browncoat

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  5. Watkins Glen New York

    I took a trip to Watkins Glen New York a couple weeks ago and came out happy with some of the shots I got with my 10-24mm lens. Here are some that I liked:




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