Tomorrow (26 April 2015) is World-Wide Pinhole Photography Day

I'm hoping to get out with my pinhole camera(s) tomorrow, though I don't know exactly where, yet.  If anyone else wants to go, I do have an extra 4x5 pinhole.  More info on Pinhole Day - …Continue

Started by Elizabeth King in Sample Title Apr 25.

E Mail Scam

There's an email going around to photographers asking to portrait work following an event in June.  The subject line is PHOTOGRAPHER and it's sent by someone named Rachelle Halaska.  I google the name and came up with some other email scams.  The…Continue

Started by Carole Moyer in Sample Title Apr 21.

Photoshop Help 3 Replies

Hi Group,I'm a CS6 user and want to know the following.What can cause a personal Photoshop Action to become totally corrupt and executing events that look nothing like what I had originally recorded. Software is up to date and they were time tested…Continue

Started by Paul Valerio in Sample Title. Last reply by Rexford L. Moyer, Jr. Mar 20.

F295 Symposium is open for registration

F295 is an organization that was started with mainly pinhole photography in mind, but has grown to include all sorts of stuff.  I've gone to three previous symposiums and had a blast.  The lectures are usually great and inspiring and the workshops…Continue

Started by Elizabeth King in Sample Title Mar 9.

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Hutchinson Hike

Posted by Marie Stanesic on May 3, 2015 at 1:21pm

Name change

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cal u game

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Help!! Art All Night 2015 Lawrenceville

Posted by Kevin G. Varrato on February 1, 2015 at 2:10pm

Ansel Adams Act

Posted by Michael Bashur Jr on January 10, 2015 at 12:00am

Creative Live

Posted by Carole Moyer on July 15, 2014 at 4:42pm


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Cole Run Falls

First time here and enjoyed the falls. Very beautiful place. Comments, suggestions welcomed.
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White Bridge

Took a short trip to Green County and stopped by White Bridge in Gararads Fort, Pa. Nikon D610, Sigma 24-60mm, 1/13 @ f18, ISO 50. Comments, Questions, and Critiques welcome and encouraged. Please view at full size.
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"Darn it!  I work Sundays .  Have fun! "
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Hutchinson Hike

This past Friday was so fun!  I love a new adventure and love when it is a place so close that I never knew existed!I grew up in Versailles Boro and am now in Irwin.  But I also lived in Harrisburg for 11 years following college.  So, when I moved back to the area 3 years ago, I found myself learning of new little places.  My friend is always my tour guide.  He has lived in the area his whole life and his knowledge is vast and invaluable.  We went to Hutchinson is search for some old caves…See More
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Statue of Liberty

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Statue of Liberty

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Golden Eye-1

"She was very shy and cold Margie and this was taken from my minimal focal distance. I was very fortunate to see her for the brief moment and then she jumped in the water. If I could wish for any pose it would be one of her all wet and well saturated…"

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