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The power of two and how you can use collaboration to help improve your creativity and photography. Some examples include: put words to your images; find a partner to attend or plan an event; do a project with someone else. Read about my collaborations and get your own ideas and share them with me in the comments section.

Nine settings you want to check on your camera before you put it away, to prevent disappointment next time you do any photography.

Last week I invited you to join me in a Google Plus hangout to answer any of your photography questions. A few of you did and we had some great discussions. If you were not able to join us live, you can watch the recordings below.

The Making of a Good Travel Photograph, guest writer walks us through how he created one of his favorite images from a trip to Italy. Includes before and after and tips on how to create better travel photos.

How to use flash is something I get asked about a lot. I do cover it in some detail in my live workshop on Available Light and on my Photo Travel Tours, but if you can't make it out to one of those here's some links on some great how to tips, especially for Canon ... [Read more]

Today photographers in Canada scored a huge victory as the outdated copyright law was finally updated. Here's my take on it and links to some more detailed articles on the changes.

Even the pros screw up, an article from inside the world of professional photography to show you that no one is perfect so don't be so hard on yourself. Share some funny stories and have a laugh.

Why photography is important - it records history, it records life. Don't miss the opportunity to photograph your loved ones before it's too late. Dedicated to our great cat Pumpkin, who at age 18 we had to say goodbye to today with great sadness.

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