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Imaging is a very important element of Web 2.0 content. Sharing photos and videos is a powerful way of delivering your message. So, if you’ve ever picked up a camera for work or hobby, this is the place to share tips, experiences and best practices.

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Buying a DSLR Camera

Started by Henry Brown. Last reply by Steve Nov 19, 2012. 1 Reply

History of Cameras

Started by Henry Brown Nov 18, 2012. 0 Replies

US Politics and Photography

Started by Henry Brown Nov 6, 2012. 0 Replies

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Comment by Henry Brown on October 17, 2012 at 6:27am

FYI:  IMO cool!

DIY camera umbrrella From Digital Camera world

Shooting landscapes is rewarding at any time of the year and it’s no secret that the best images are often shot in adverse weather conditions. They help to add drama to a scene as the clouds, light and powerful skies work together to create maximum impact. However, getting yourself and your gear wet during a freak downpour isn’t so appealing. Holding an umbrella is a pain and a waterproof camera cover isn’t going to stop your lens getting wet. The solution? A hands-free brolly holder. In our latest DIY Photography Hacks post we show you how to stay dry in the rain with a simple umbrella holder to mount on your tripod. Here’s how to do it…

Comment by Joe Flood on July 12, 2012 at 11:05am

Here's a fun DC photo walk that I've done a couple times. It goes from Dupont to Georgetown and ends at a bar, as all photo walks should.

Comment by Joe Flood on June 29, 2012 at 2:26pm

Check out my Instacanvas gallery at

Pretty cool - it's a marketplace for Instagram photos, where you can buy and sell canvas art versions of your Instagram pics. Amazing how big Instagram has become in just a few short months.

Comment by Kanika Tolver on June 29, 2012 at 1:32pm

Are you still looking for photographers for the NextGen conference?

Comment by Andrew Krzmarzick on June 13, 2012 at 9:20am

How do you cut your photography budget to $25 with Flickr? Read this:

Comment by Joe Flood on March 29, 2012 at 3:23pm
Comment by Denise Hill on March 27, 2012 at 8:02am

Question: What is the best Slide Show creator for MAC (comparable or better than Proshow for PC's).  Aperature is not cutting it.  Thanks

Comment by GovLoop on March 26, 2012 at 9:33am

Any ideas to Bandar's question - finding a video and photo management streaming and storing solution that's federally certified?

Comment by GovLoop on March 7, 2012 at 8:20am

Sheri asks "Can a local government website use Editorial type photos without having a signed photo release?"  Any thoughts?

Comment by Joe Flood on March 1, 2012 at 9:25am

I have a photo in the Atlantic, in a photo essay on America at Work. My pic is #15


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