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A PICTURE STORY BY COLE THOMPSON MELTING GIANTS

Pictures do speak louder then words as Cole Thompson: Melting Giants just released this new series.  Striking images taken off the shores of Newfoundland revealing the conflicts created by dying icebergs precipitating a political fallout and deep concerns by citizens of the world. Copyright (c) 2016 by Richard Terpolilli – richterpolilli.com All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form without prior written permission by the author, except in the case of brief quotations in reviews INTRODUCTION Here we see the first of several images telling us a visual story of dying...

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WHY MENTORING MAY BE RIGHT FOR YOU

INTRODUCTION I have spent the last five years cultivating my movement into fine art photography . I was well into my retirement and getting bored with golf when I discovered a point and shoot camera while traveling throughout Italy. Many know my story from previous blogs so I’ll get right to the issue “Why Mentoring May Be Right For You Copyright (c) 2016 by Richard Terpolilli – richterpolilli.com All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form without prior written permission by the author, except in the case of brief quotations...

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TIPS FOR CHOOSING YOUR FIRST DIGITAL CAMERA

INTRODUCTION I recently received a call from my niece asking for some help buying a camera for her husband’s birthday. Then that was followed up with a call from a friend requesting the same advice and didn’t know where to start. Both wanted due diligence but both had different needs, their similarities, they wanted to step up from their iPhones. Camera manufacturers do not make the buying experience fun with terms that are not always easy to understand, specifications that appear to be written in a foreign language, and there is another important factor, budget. Copyright (c) 2016 by...

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HELPFUL THOUGHTS DECIDING WHEN TO PURCHASE A NEW LENS

INTRODUCTION Recently I spent several hours checking out a new lens for my wish list. I did my due diligence comparing B&H Photography with Adorama as well as reading all the reviews. Then I recalled an article by Jocelyn K. Glei Is Consumerism Killing our creativity. “All of a sudden it’s four hours later. You’ve found the perfect lens (camera), but your purchasing triumph is tainted by a creeping feeling of well, guilt. Couldn’t that time have been better spent?” Probably.   Copyright (c) 2016 by Richard Terpolilli – richterpolilli.com. All rights reserved. No part of this article may be...

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Digital Photography Common Terms

All rights reserved. No part of this article may be reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form without prior written permission by the author, except in the case of brief quotations in reviews. INTRODUCTION Here, you will find a list of common terms used in digital photography. Keep in mind this is just a basic introduction as additional information can be discussed for each topic listed below. Should you want further information do not hesitate to contact me.   ~ISO (international standards organization) is one of the three factors affecting exposure along with aperture and shutter speed. The ISO...

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