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Making a Difference With Photography

This is going to be a little different than my usual articles and tutorials because I'm going to ask you a favor, to pay it forward - but not to me! If you're a regular reader of Digital Photo Mentor, and have enjoyed all the tips, interviews, reviews, and how to videos and tutorials I've ... [Read more]

French photographer JR had a wish, to use art to turn the world upside down. See how his project InsideOut has done just that using simple black and white photos, some paper, and some glue.

Generosity, 5 reasons why to do it (what's in it for you) and how to do it using your photography skills no matter what your level of experience. This article is a bit different but a topic near to my heart. I truly believe in the value of giving of yourself, your time, your skills and feel that everyone has something of value to offer. I give you some benefits of giving, and some ways you can use photography to give back, even if you don't think you're "good enough" yet.

Every year the Bissell center of Edmonton serves a New Years meal to the inner city homeless and low income persons. I have participated in the days events for over 20 years and this year I was asked to photograph it. I hope that my images of the event will help others understand what they provide and how they help the people who need it the most.

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