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Great Graduation Photos! (Here's How...)

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Quite a few customers requested to see this article again (originally posted last June), so here it is! If you need some one to one instruction, please join us for our "Digital Point & Shoot Basics" class this evening at 7 PM, right here at the store. Text & Photos by Fred Bonilla It's May, and that means that graduation season is here and with it the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to capture memories of your matriculated one, preschool to post grad! This is a great time to apply some of the portrait tips that we’ve shared before in our blog, but also a time to think of...

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Great Graduation Photos! (Here's How...)

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Text & Photos by Fred Bonilla It's June, and that means that graduation season is here and with it the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to capture memories of your matriculated one, preschool to post grad! This is a great time to apply some of the portrait tips that we’ve shared before in our blog, but also a time to think of novel ways to capture that special day. Here's some tips to get those special shots... 1. Let the Pros get the diploma shot! Most all schools will hire a professional photographer to get the all-important picture of the graduate receiving their diploma. If so, buy the picture package...

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Six Pixels of Separation & The Wonders of Photography

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Preparing for last night's mini-class, (thanks for coming out, folks... glad you enjoyed it!), I again remembered how fascinated I've become with small digital cameras & camera phones.  They’ve totally changed how we communicate & share, both with loved ones and with the outside world. In his new book, Six Pixels of Separation, Mitch Joel extends the notion of human interconnectedness by six degrees to the virtual world. To quote him," With abundant internet social networking sites and mobile texting, we are all intrinsically connected." While his thesis primarily addresses business applications,  it is equally true in the broader sense, & it...

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