Photography Forum

    1. TPF News & Announcements

      Information on changes, updates, or general news related to TPF.
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      SEMiller Latest: Official upgrade issue thread! SEMiller, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:45 AM
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    2. Articles of Interest

      A collection of informative articles submitted by TPF members.
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      InnocentMano Latest: strides briskly from century InnocentMano, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:14 AM
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    3. Welcomes and Introductions

      If you are new to the site, please take a moment and introduce yourself! This is a good section to break the ice and meet our very friendly community! If you have questions on how to use the site, this is also the place to ask.
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    1. The Photo Challenge

      Our most popular photo contest, with a new theme each month!
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      jake337 Latest: perfectly imperfect jake337, Sep 12, 2014 at 4:28 PM
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    2. TPF Photo of the Month

      A less formal contest than the TPF Challenge - nominate your favorite image every month, choosing new images posted by our talented pool of members!
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      pthrift Latest: August 2014 PoTM Voting thread pthrift, Sep 16, 2014 at 3:05 PM
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    1. Photography Beginners' Forum

      Don’t be shy. Use one of the forums in the - Photo Galleries - Photos submitted by members for general display or critique - section of TPF if you want C&C improvement tips on some of the photos you have taken. For equipment specific questions, use one of the forums in the Camera Forum section of TPF. Brushing up on some of the basics? The Beginner's forum is for asking basic technical photographic questions about things like shutter speed, aperture, ISO, white balance, metering modes, focusing modes.
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      WayneF Latest: Looking to get my first real DSLR WayneF, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:53 PM
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    2. Beyond the Basics

      Have you been at photography for awhile? This is the forum for more advanced discussion of photography, such as exposure methods, lighting, HDR, and other techniques and controls!
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      PropilotBW Latest: Why to shoot in raw mode. PropilotBW, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:14 PM
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    3. Photo Assignments & Technical Challenges

      If you are looking to sharpen your technical skills, or just enjoy participating in group assignments - this is the place for you! Join other members in themed assignments, or start your own!
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      Aloicious Latest: Lens Across America : ROUND 3! Aloicious, Sep 16, 2014 at 1:49 AM
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    4. Photographic Discussions

      A place to discuss what photography means to you: your influences, ethical challenges, abstract ideas, and other non-technical matters about photography and photographers.
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      tecboy Latest: Should I be charging a model/actress/singer? tecboy, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:20 PM
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    1. Photography Equipment & Products

      General discussions for all Camera Gear, Camera Equipment, Camera products and more. Talk about the latest photographic headlines and read - or give - product reviews. Also get advice on what equipment to purchase and get opinions from others about various products.
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    2. Lighting and Hardware

      General Discussions for all camera Lighting and Hardware.
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      Mike_E Latest: New camera bag? Mike_E, Sep 16, 2014 at 4:26 PM
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    3. Cell Phone Cameras & Camera Phones

      General discussions for all things related to Camera Phones, cell phone cameras, phone camera accessories, camera apps, mobile phone mounts and more!
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      TreeofLifeStairs Latest: iPhone 6 and 6+ TreeofLifeStairs, Sep 15, 2014 at 10:32 AM
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    4. Mirrorless Cameras

      Discussions for Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Cameras (MILC)
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      Ron Evers Latest: 40-150mm 2.8 PRO Ron Evers, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:49 AM
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    5. Canon

      Discussions for all Canon Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Bridge Cameras and more. (Canon Forum)
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      JacaRanda Latest: Canon 7D MII unleashed! JacaRanda, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:00 PM
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    6. Nikon

      Discussions for all Nikon Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Nikon Bridge Cameras and more. (Nikon Forum)
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      robbins.photo Latest: stopping down ?? robbins.photo, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:20 PM
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    7. Pentax

      Discussions for all Pentax Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, and more. (Pentax Forum)
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      keythsea Latest: Questions about Q lenses and adapters... keythsea, Sep 10, 2014 at 9:03 PM
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    8. Sony

      Discussions for all Sony Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Sony Bridge Cameras and more. (Sony Forum)
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      BGeise Latest: New A88 and A99mkii BGeise, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:01 PM
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    1. The Aspiring Professionals Forum

      A forum for those who need information on the challenges and rewards of going professional or who have recently turned pro! Do you want guidance from current working pros? This is the place! Discuss equipment needs, developing business plans and more!
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      JoeW Latest: architectural and interior design photography JoeW, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:33 PM
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    2. General Shop Talk

      Already in business? This is the place for you. Discuss marketing, pricing, legal issues and other ideas relating to the business of photography.
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      The_Traveler Latest: Potential Client Issue The_Traveler, Sep 16, 2014 at 4:07 PM
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    3. Commercial/Product photography

      Share your commercial & product photographs here.
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      Smashcla Latest: Local Photography Competition Smashcla, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:35 PM
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    4. The Professional Gallery

      This is a Gallery for our working photographers! Show off your latest wedding, portraiture, or any work you've done for your clients.
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      TheoGraphics Latest: Shelby Mustang GT500 & SVT Lightning! TheoGraphics, Sep 16, 2014 at 11:52 AM
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    1. Film Discussion and Q & A

      Questions or comments about film photography belong here! Plus, discussions and how-to’s on various films, film cameras and other analog-based products.
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      timor Latest: My Blad is dead. Help me think of a replacement! timor, Sep 16, 2014 at 5:20 PM
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    2. Collector's Corner

      A place to discuss the collection of classic cameras and related equipment.
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      minicoop1985 Latest: Collections minicoop1985, Sep 12, 2014 at 1:33 PM
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    3. Alternative Techniques & Photo Gallery

      Take a walk on the alternative side...view photos and get information on techniques for image transfers, film infrared, pinholes and more! Using a classic film camera? Post your photos here!
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      timor Latest: My first roll of film timor, Sep 16, 2014 at 12:13 PM
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    4. The Darkroom

      Discussion on developing, printing, and working in the dark!
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    1. Digital Discussion & Q&A

      Questions or comments on all things digital! Discussion and advice on the latest techniques, plus all digital-related products.
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      runnah Latest: CoastalConn Moving to Canon-- 7D MarkII runnah, Sep 16, 2014 at 2:39 PM
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    2. Graphics Programs and Photo Gallery

      A place to show off your post processing skills, with explanations on how you achieved the results, including specialty images such as HDR. Share information and techniques using Adobe's Photoshop and other popular graphics software.
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    3. HDR Discussions

      High Dynamic Range Imaging (HDRI or just HDR) is a set of techniques that allows a greater dynamic range of luminances between light and dark areas of a scene.
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      jamesbjenkins Latest: One from my Ferrari shoot yesterday jamesbjenkins, Sep 15, 2014 at 7:41 PM
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    1. DSLR Video Discussion

      This is the place for all your DSLR video discussions
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    1. The Black & White Gallery

      A gallery for showing all of your B&W images - film and digital alike - and for general feedback and critique.
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      Bender Latest: Little Drummer Boy Bender, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:09 PM
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    2. General Gallery

      A gallery for sharing photos and getting feedback, including general critique.
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      The_Traveler Latest: Stars and Stripes #1 The_Traveler, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:27 PM
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    3. Landscape & Cityscape

      A gallery for sharing your landscape/cityscape photos and getting feedback, including general critique.
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      JacaRanda Latest: Storm clouds rolling in. JacaRanda, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:18 PM
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    4. Nature & Wildlife

      For all your outdoor shots, which may include your encounters with wildlife. Post for discussion and feedback, including general critique.
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      bulldurham Latest: Taking Leave bulldurham, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:15 PM
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    5. Macro Photography

      Forum dedicated to discussions and photos of Macro Photography
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      Allenc873 Latest: Flowers Allenc873, Sep 16, 2014 at 10:37 AM
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    6. People Photography

      A gallery for sharing photos of the people in your life, from informal portraits & candids, to your home studio shots or street photography. Post for discussion and feedback, including general critique.
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      DanOstergren Latest: Rob- Fashion Portrait DanOstergren, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:42 PM
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    7. Photojournalism & Sports Gallery

      A place to tell us stories of events with pictures. This is your place to not only show us your photojournalistic style, but your action and sports shots, too. Post for discussion and feedback, including general critique.
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      weags77 Latest: Youth Football weags77, Sep 16, 2014 at 7:15 PM
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    8. Just For Fun!

      This is the place for your less serious work. Post pictures of your pets, funny images - or maybe something that just happened to catch your attention! Not intended for serious critique.
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      480sparky Latest: Yowzers, what a trip! 480sparky, Sep 16, 2014 at 8:15 PM
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    9. Photo Themes

      Submit your photos to various themes created by our members, or create your own!
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      ruifo Latest: Astrophotography ruifo, Sep 16, 2014 at 5:08 PM
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    1. Camera Land

      Camera Land - 866-9optics
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    2. Precision Camera

      Precision Camera - Austin, TX - 512.467.7754
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      clbryant19811 Latest: Howdy! clbryant19811, Apr 28, 2014
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    3. Worth Ave Group

      Worth Ave Group - Stillwater, OK - 800-620-2885
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    4. WebRotate360

      WebRotate360 -Pasadena, California
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    1. Personal and Professional Photography Websites

      Promote your personal and professional photography web sites by posting information about them here!
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      The_Traveler Latest: Travel photography website The_Traveler, Sep 13, 2014 at 10:43 AM
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    2. Buy and Sell

      Consider this the TPF Classifieds! Looking to buy or sell photographic equipment? Read the disclaimer before you post here!
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      VltnDennis Latest: FS:Canon T3i with 18-135mm plus extras VltnDennis, Sep 16, 2014 at 3:39 PM
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    1. Locations & Meetup forum

      Interested in meeting other TPF.com members? Find or request a gathering with other photographers in your area!
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      bobandcar Latest: Meetup in Washington, DC bobandcar, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:57 PM
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    2. Off Topic Chat

      A place to talk about anything outside the topic of photography - but please keep your political and religious views to yourself. Enjoy!
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      snowbear Latest: No word association? snowbear, Sep 16, 2014 at 6:59 PM
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    3. The Creative Corner

      A place to share artwork that is not photography. Post your Poetry, Music, Paintings, etc.
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      unpopular Latest: "Material Transformations" (animation) unpopular, Sep 16, 2014 at 1:47 PM
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    1. Test Forum

      Please use this forum to test things like attaching photos or links, or just to become more familiar with the board.
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      Desi Latest: What test??? Desi, Sep 14, 2014 at 10:35 PM
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    2. Feedback and Suggestions

      Please post forum feedback, suggestions and ideas here. If you are having trouble or need help on the site, this is also the place to post.
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      PhotographTalk Latest: Main Banner Ad PhotographTalk, Sep 16, 2014 at 5:43 AM
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