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  1. truephotoga

    Photoshoot locations

    I was wondering what other photographer's do that do not have their own space or studio to shoot in for portrait sessions? I could rent space, but that eats into cost, and I could shoot outdoors, but here in GA the summer heat is terrible. Thanks.
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    Bouncing flash and white balance

    I will be shooting in a church with high wooden ceilings and my plan was to bounce flash up. Will this affect my white balance and any recommendations on how to compensate for it? Thanks.
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    Backdrop options

    I was wondering what are some of the common backdrops that other photogs keep in stock? I currently only have a roll of grey seamless and white muslin. I would like to purchase more seamless paper rolls, but not sure of what colors to get. Thanks!!
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    Taking orders for team and individual photos

    Hello all, I have been asked to take individual and team photos for a youth soccer league. I was wondering what others do to keep tack of the names of the kids photos you take so the parents receive the correct photos they ordered of their child? Thanks.
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    Suggestions on IPS monitor

    I would like some suggestions on an IPS monitor that is around $300.00. I would like at least a 20" screen and it will be used for photo editing. Thanks.
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    Training Videos

    Hello all, I was wondering if anyone has purchased SLR Lounge's Engagement or Wedding tutorial videos? What did you think? Thanks.
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    SLR Loungs Videos

    I was wondering if anyone has purchased either of the SLR Lounge videos, specifically the "Engagement" and "Commercial Wedding Photographer" ones? If so, what were your thoughts? Was it worth it? Thanks.
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    Lightroom setting wrong lens profile

    Hello all, I have a canon t3i with a tamron 24-70 lens. When importing my raw files into Lightroom it selects a sigma lens profile instead of tamron. I have to change this every time in the develop module. Anyone else have this issue?
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    Eye-Fi ProX2 wireless card and iPad

    Has anyone had any experience with the Eye-Fi Pro X2 wireless card and transferring images to an iPad or iPad mini? Is this a practical way to wirelessly tether a camera to an iPad while shooting? Thanks.
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    Family portrait lighting

    Hello all, Would like to hear how others would setup lighting for a family of 3-4. I have two Alien Bees 800 strobes, Canon 430exII speedlight, large softbox, umbrella, and strip light. This will be shot indoors and I'd like to get nice soft/even light (no shadows). Thanks.
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    Newborn photoshoot Lighting

    Hello all, Just curious what other photographers use on their newborn shoots - natural light or strobes? Both? Would love to get other's opinions. Thanks.
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    Experience with Modelmayhem

    Hello all, I was wondering what kind of experience others have had with the Modelmayhem website. I respond to several casting calls from models looking for a photographer and never get any responses. I'll respond to as many as 15-20 in a week, and they are TF shoots, and still nothing. Are...
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    Experience with Modelmayhem website

    Hello all, I was wondering what kind of experience others have had with the Modelmayhem website. I respond to several casting calls from models looking for a photographer and never get any responses. I'll respond to as many as 15-20 in a week, and they are TF shoots, and still nothing. Are...
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    Issues with RAW and PS

    I have a Canon T3i and have been shooting in RAW. When I import my images into Photoshop I am noticing the colors and overall exposures are not looking the same as in my cameras screen. I adjust some basic controls and white balance settings in Photoshop's RAW editor, but its still not as...
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    White balance

    I was wondering what others opinions are on white balance? Do you always custom white balance before you shoot? Do you use auto white balance to let the camera decide? I typically shoot RAW and can change white balance in PS later if needed. Is this what others do as well?
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    How to improve or get inspired

    Hello all, I am wondering what the rest of you do to keep improving or keep inspired in photography? For those of you who are not pro photographers and not in the business full-time, what do you do to keep your skills in check? Do you schedule photo sessions for clients on the weekends? Do...
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    Searching for photo examples

    Does anyone know of a website (other than google) where you can search for photos with certain criteria? For example, I want to search for pictures that are nature shots, or indoor portraits, or maybe studio fashion shots. Thanks
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    Suggestions for shooting on a beach

    Hello, I will be doing a shoot on a beach and was wondering if using a ND or polarizing filter would be a good idea? What have others done to cut down the sunlight while taking pics of people on a beach? I do have a reflector, canon 430 ex ii speedlight, and an umbrella for fill. Any...
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    Backdrops and Backgrounds

    Has anyone used backgrounds or backdrops from DennyMFG?
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    Canon picture style

    I was wondering which picture style setting those of you with Canon dslrs use most? I read that nuetral was best for images that you will post process and therefore should really stay in that setting. Thanks.
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