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Tokina 12-24mm Lens

Lightroom Lens Profile for Tokina 12-24mm

Over the weekend, I worked on a Lightroom lens profile for the Tokina 12-24 and Canon T1i.  I have the system worked out pretty well now, but I want to redo the first profile.  By the end of next weekend, I should have the 12-24 profile ready for download. Other Tokina lens profiles that I’m planning […]

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More entries in the Workshop Database

I’ve added Rocky Mountain Reflections Photography to the Workshop Database.  Their workshops all appear to be geared toward the western states and they are very reasonable priced.  They might be a good choice for Utah, Colorado, Wyoming, and Montana. Technorati Tags: Database, Workshops

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Blue Morpho Butterfly

Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens Article

My article on the Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens located in South Deerfield, Massachusetts is now published.  You can read it here.  Overall, it was a nice place to visit and an especially great place to practice macro and nature photography skills.  I highly recommend it. Technorati Tags: Butterflies

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A Morpho peleides butterfly

Photographing Butterflies in Massachusetts during February

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory

You’re joking right?  (At least that’s what my friends said.) Nope, I’m not joking. The reason I can take photos of butterflies in the Northeast during winter is because the Magic Wings facility is located inside a climate controlled greenhouse type structure.  I’m not sure exactly what the humidity level and temperature is inside Magic […]

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Red Butterfly

Photographing Butterflies

Today I traveled to South Deerfield, Massachusetts and visited the Magic Wings Butterfly Conservatory and Gardens – if you haven’t been I highly recommend going.  I took tons of photos and have been developing them in Lightroom most of the night.  I’ll be writing an article on the trip in the next few days and will announce […]

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The Workshop Database continues to grow

I’ve added another workshop provider to the Workshop Database:  Nature’s Photo Adventures.  I don’t know too much about them, but they have excellent instructors lined up and some really amazing destinations, such as Brazil, Africa, the Falkland Islands, and Canada, to name a few.  Definitely check them out if you’re looking for a nature photography […]

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Topaz Remask 3

Topaz Labs is discounting their updated Remask 3 until Friday, 2/18/11.  If you don’t have any Topaz products, check out their bundles as well.  If you do have Remask already, it’s a free upgrade to Remask 3.  Check out the Topaz Website for more information. Technorati Tags: Nik Software, Remask, Software, Topaz

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Workshop Database

The Workshop Database is up and running.  Here you can find information on several nature photography related workshops by professional photographers.  I’ve added in photographers that I’ve come across either through online courses, books, DVD’s, etc.  If you’re a nature photography workshop provider or if you know of a good nature photo workshop, leave a comment below […]

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