ThePhotoForum: Film & Digital Photography Forum

    1. TPF News & Announcements

      Information on changes, updates, or general news related to TPF.
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      480sparky Latest: TPF Secret Santa 2018 - needs a Head Elf » 480sparky, Nov 14, 2018 at 6:44 PM
    2. Industry News

      Camera News and Rumors
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    3. Articles of Interest

      A collection of informative articles submitted by TPF members.
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    4. 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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      SquarePeg Latest: October 2018 Winner (Collection) » SquarePeg, Nov 13, 2018 at 8:24 AM
    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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    1. Photography Beginners' Forum

      Don't be shy. 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. Use one of the forums in the Photo Galleries section of TPF if you want C&C or 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.
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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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      Yan Lauzon Latest: Measuring focal length and aperture? » Yan Lauzon, Nov 14, 2018 at 6:57 PM
    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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    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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    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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      Warhorse Latest: AmazonBasics Portable Photo Studio » Warhorse, Nov 14, 2018 at 4:28 PM
    2. Lighting and Hardware

      General Discussions for all camera Lighting and Hardware.
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      tirediron Latest: C-Stand Overkill? » tirediron, Nov 6, 2018
    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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      DennyN Latest: Blue Hen Falls (Galaxy S9+) » DennyN, Nov 8, 2018 at 10:02 AM
    4. Mirrorless Cameras

      Discussions for Mirrorless Interchangeable-Lens Cameras (MILC)
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      lance70 Latest: Fuji st or Sony » lance70, Nov 14, 2018 at 12:37 PM
    5. Canon Cameras

      Discussions for all Canon Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Bridge Cameras and more. (Canon Forum)
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    6. Nikon Cameras

      Discussions for all Nikon Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Nikon Bridge Cameras and more. (Nikon Forum)
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    7. Pentax Cameras

      Discussions for all Pentax Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, and more. (Pentax Forum)
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      smoke665 Latest: Pentax K5 50 mm 1.4 » smoke665, Aug 14, 2018
    8. Sony Cameras

      Discussions for all Sony Cameras including Digital, DSLR, Point&Shoot, Sony Bridge Cameras and more. (Sony Forum)
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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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      Hero2Zero Latest: Youtube channel help » Hero2Zero, Nov 11, 2018 at 12:44 PM
    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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      Scott Whaley Latest: Post Photos Of The Moon » Scott Whaley, Nov 14, 2018 at 6:57 PM
    3. Commercial/Product photography

      Share your commercial & product photographs here.
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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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    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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    2. Collector's Corner

      A place to discuss the collection of classic cameras and related equipment.
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      IanG Latest: Anyone recognize this view finder? » IanG, Nov 12, 2018 at 6:43 AM
    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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    4. The Darkroom

      Discussion on developing, printing, and working in the dark!
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      webestang64 Latest: Pulled apart my beseler 75mm lens » webestang64, Nov 13, 2018 at 9:01 AM
    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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    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. Aerial Photography

      Aerial Photography and Drone discussions and photos
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      Nwcid Latest: Keeping this forum alive » Nwcid, Nov 1, 2018
    4. 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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      Braineack Latest: Lone Sailor, North Charleston » Braineack, Nov 14, 2018 at 10:40 AM
    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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      enezdez Latest: “The Bicycle...” » enezdez, Nov 13, 2018 at 5:07 PM
    2. General Gallery

      A gallery for sharing photos and getting feedback, including general critique.
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      vikinguy Latest: An old barn with some personality » vikinguy, Nov 14, 2018 at 9:51 AM
    3. Landscape & Cityscape

      A gallery for sharing your landscape/cityscape photos and getting feedback, including general critique.
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      Jeff15 Latest: Sunny Day in the City Center » Jeff15, Nov 14, 2018 at 4:26 PM
    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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      Irishwhistler Latest: HOODED MERGANSER TRIO » Irishwhistler, Nov 14, 2018 at 6:54 PM
    5. Macro Photography

      Forum dedicated to discussions and photos of Macro Photography
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      Fujidave Latest: A small fountain » Fujidave, Nov 13, 2018 at 9:45 AM
    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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      Dean_Gretsch Latest: Gesture » Dean_Gretsch, Nov 14, 2018 at 6:44 PM
    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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      OnTheFly7 Latest: Motocross » OnTheFly7, Nov 14, 2018 at 1:28 PM
    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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      kalgra Latest: This morning, Nov. 13 » kalgra, Nov 14, 2018 at 8:57 AM
    9. Photo Themes

      Submit your photos to various themes created by our members, or create your own!
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    1. Camera Land

      Camera Land Camera Land - 866-9optics
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    2. LEE Filters

      LEE Filtersmpb.com
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    3. mpb.com

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    4. PixelHK

      PixelHK PixelHK
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    5. Precision Camera

      Precision Camera Precision Camera - Austin, TX - 512.467.7754
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      Dean_Gretsch Latest: Three Day Photo Retreat » Dean_Gretsch, Jul 25, 2018
    1. Personal and Professional Photography Websites

      Promote your personal and professional photography web sites by posting information about them here!
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      D7K Latest: ATTENTION - READ THIS FIRST » D7K, Oct 29, 2018
    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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    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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      Brian C. Latest: Anyone from CT? » Brian C., Sep 8, 2018
    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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      Fujidave Latest: No word association? » Fujidave, Nov 14, 2018 at 4:46 PM
    3. The Creative Corner

      A place to share artwork that is not photography. Post your Poetry, Music, Paintings, etc.
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      birdbonkers84 Latest: Pokemon 3D project » birdbonkers84, Mar 8, 2018
    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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      Derrel Latest: Test II » Derrel, Nov 12, 2018 at 7:16 PM
    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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      snowbear Latest: Replies question » snowbear, Nov 5, 2018