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The Circular Polarizer – A Photographer’s Friend or Foe?

On the photo tours that my wife Magrit and I conduct in Europe, our participants are often uncertain about the use of polarizers. In this article, you will learn when to use a polarizer to enhance the quality of your images, … Continue reading

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Creating Stunning Starbursts with a Digital Camera

Add starbursts to your bag of photo tricks!   Have you ever wondered how photographers are able to create those wonderful sunburst or starburst effects? You may be thinking that the photographer used a special filter or did some tricky … Continue reading

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