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I Built Myself a Simple and Thrifty 4×5 Camera

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My name is Richard Evans, and I recently built myself a 4×5 camera. Here’s a look at the camera and what I did. On the front of the camera, shown above, there are two wing screws holding the shutter and lens in place making it super easy to switch out ...

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You WILL Fail as a Photographer

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When I first started photography, I struggled a lot with lighting. In the beginning, we’re often told to shoot our subjects in open shade, but if you don’t know how to do this properly the results can be disastrous: faces with dark shadows, eyes with no depth, overexposed backgrounds, etc. ...

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This is What Horses Look Like from Below

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When I first started photography, I struggled a lot with lighting. In the beginning, we’re often told to shoot our subjects in open shade, but if you don’t know how to do this properly the results can be disastrous: faces with dark shadows, eyes with no depth, overexposed backgrounds, etc. ...

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