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A Great Online Learning Tool - Meet "CameraSim"!

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In keeping with our promise of telling you about cool online photo sites, we've found a great way to learn the principles of DSLR photography WITHOUT a camera... With "CameraSim", you can simulate taking pictures with your own "virtual DSLR"! You can experiment with the lighting, ISO, aperture, shutter, and distance settings while observing the readings in the camera viewfinder, then click the "Snap photo!" button & review your photo! I'll be using this tool when teaching our "Basic Digital SLR" class on Thursday, but you can start practicing right now! Click here to try "CameraSim" : http://camerasim.com/

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What? No Nickleback?!?

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Duly noting that David Letterman hasn't come up with a list like this before, our friends at Photo District News have compiled a list of the Top 20 Songs about Photography! It a rather eclectic  list covering 5 decades (from Willie Nelson to Lady Gaga!) and can you guess which were the top 3?  Here they are:              #3. The Who – Pictures of Lily         #2. The Cure – Pictures of You      and #1. Paul Simon – Kodachrome! (Photo courtesy of  Aperture Science Lab) You can see the list at: http://www.pdnpulse.com/2009/07/pdns-top-20-songs-about-photography.html It goes to show that anything that brings out great emotions...

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