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Framing and Content

Framing is what we do as an activity of camera operation and composition when viewing through our viewfinder or viewing the LCD screen on the back of camera if a viewfinder is not available. Content is what we put into

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Now We See It Now We Don’t

Ya’ ever see something and you think that what you’re seeing would make a great photograph but what you see is so fleeting that you don’t have time to take out your camera to make the photograph? Yup, me too.

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Washington DC Photography Classes

Sam D’Amico offers group and private photography instruction in Washington DC. Beginner and advanced studies available. Introduction To Photography classes start monthly. Click here to learn more. https://samdamico.com/studying-photography-washington-dc-sam-damico/

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Washington DC Photography Instruction Offered By Sam D’Amico

Quality photography instruction conveniently located near the Green, Yellow and Red lines. Approximately 1 block from the Gallery Place Chinatown Metro stops. Group classes or private lessons offered. Click here to learn more. https://samdamico.com/studying-photography-washington-dc-sam-damico/

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Why do some photographers hate flash and avoid using it?

I don’t know, you’ll have to ask them. Here’s why I like flash. It’s a light source that, when used appropriately, is an effective way to add to the depth of composition of your photograph. You know that picture of

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Online Photography Tutorials Main Page

About this page On this page you’ll find video tutorials, and other content, that are related to the classes that Sam teaches in Washington DC. The  content can be used as a way to learn about photography on its own

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What Should Beginner Photographers Do To Improve Their Skill?

Observe light. (See) Learn to work your camera. (How to operate your camera to record HOW you see.) If you’d like some in-person guidance. https://samdamico.com/studying-photography-washington-dc-sam-damico/ If you’d like some online guidance. Being A Photographer – An Online Photography Course Created

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Five (5) Things To Practice With Whatever Camera We’re Using Right Now That Could Improve Our Photography.

Five (5) Things To Practice With Whatever Camera We’re Using Right Now That Could Improve Our Photography. Seeing And Thinking. Framing And Content. Tonality. Focusing. Critiquing. Five things. OK, there’s really seven but some are closely related so I combined

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Some Tips For “Artistic” Photography.

Don’t think about producing “art”. Produce pictures that reflect your mind. Each of our minds perceive what we see differently. If art is “unique” and our perceptions are different, then it seems to me that if we create photographs based

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Where Can Someone Learn Photography Online?

There are many options. Some options are well known and some aren’t. Many students/photographers I teach face to face tell me they have difficulty learning photography from online sources. They tell me the information seems inconsistent and there’s no opportunity

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