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These are the Finalists of Nikon’s Surf Photo of the Year 2020


Nikon Australia, in partnership with Surfing Australia, has announced the finalists of this year’s Surf Photo of the Year awards: an annual contest recognizing “the best single surfing-themed image taken by an Australian photographer.” The finalists were selected by a panel of 10 high-profile judges from within the surfing industry, ...

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You Can Now Get 3 Months of Affinity Photo for Free


Not be outdone by Adobe—who is currently giving everyone 2 months of Creative Cloud for free—Serif is offering prospective users 3 months of free access to Affinity Photo, Designer, and Publisher, after which you can buy the software at a steep discount if you so choose. Serif has actually instituted ...

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Breaking: 2020 Tokyo Olympics Will be Postponed, Says IOC Member


A veteran member of the International Olympic Committee revealed to the press Monday that the 2020 Tokyo Olympics will definitely be postponed, likely until 2021, due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. The breaking news comes from USA Today who spoke with veteran IOC member Dick Pound from Canada. Pound jumped ...

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How to Make and Photograph Frozen Soap Bubbles


Nature and macro photographer Don Komarechka made this 4-minute video tutorial in which he shares how you can make and photograph frozen soap bubbles (if you live somewhere cold enough). First, you can mix up your own soap bubble solution using water, dish soap, and white corn syrup. The white ...

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Nikon Shuts Down Equipment Repairs


Nikon USA has announced the temporarily suspension of all equipment repair services due to the spread of COVID-19. The decision was made in compliance with federal guidelines, and in the interest of protecting employees’ health and safety. “Nikon prioritizes the health and safety of our employees and customers,” reads the ...

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How to Get Dappled Light on a Budget in a Small Home Photo Studio


If you’re looking for at-home photo ideas, here’s an 18-minute behind-the-scenes video by photographer Irene Rudnyk showing how you can get dappled light for a portrait shoot with a small budget and studio space. In searching for interesting lighting, Rudnyk stumbled across a tutorial by photographer Jake Hicks on emulating ...

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