Photographic Close-ups

Richard Windsor’s instant decision turns into long-standing love for cameras

Richard Windsor has collected cameras all his adult life. Photo: Michelle Kroll. In the 1980s, while teaching horticulture at Weston Creek in Canberra, Richard Windsor considered himself lucky enough to have resorted to the crème de la crème of Nikon cameras. He used the school’s photographic equipment to help teach …

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Get 14 bonus giveaways with the February issue of Digital Camera mag, including 9 photo tip cards

Digital Camera is the world’s leading digital photography magazine and has been helping photographers of all skill levels improve their images since 2002. Each issue features photo tips, tutorials, inspiring images, and expert buying advice, along with the latest equipment news and reviews, along with a selection of free giveaways …

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“Atlas of natural regions”, “Universal language”… Ten photo books to put under the tree – Outing

Home »Culture» “Atlas of natural regions”, “Universal language” … Ten photo books to put under the tree – Release December 25, 2021 here is “New face of photophilia”, wrote Clément Chéroux, chief curator of photography at MoMA: the book of photography! On the occasion of Paris Photo, the Photobook review …

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Adventureland theme park sold, new attractions to open in 2022

Long-time local property of Adventureland in Altoona, Iowa, has sold the resort. However, that might not be bad news if the other information revealed today is any indication. Adventureland, located just off I-80 in central Iowa, has been in operation since 1974, when Jack Krantz founded the company. According to …

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Trees of Dharamsala by Nicholas Vreeland

From nicholasvreeland.com They closed the road through the woodsSeventy years ago.The weather and the rain have defeated him again,And now you would never knowOnce upon a time there was a road through the woodsBefore you plant the trees. Extract from “The Way through the Woods” by Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) For …

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Planetary Image of the Day – Week of December 6, 2021

Week of December 6, 2021 Welcome to our weekly recap of our Planetary Image of the Day (PPOD)!Take a deep breath and take in views of the solar system, from close-ups revealing unexpected details to images that capture new perspectives. Monday, December 6, 2021 Credit: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SwRI …

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Massachusetts Distributes Over 2 Million Free COVID Tests

According to Governor Baker’s announcement on Monday, Massachusetts is distributing more than two million free COVID tests to more than 100 cities and towns. Mass.gov reports that in communities hardest hit by the outbreak, the Commonwealth will distribute more than 2 million free COVID-19 testing at home in an attempt …

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APOY results, tenth round: close-ups

December 14, 2021 Here are the top ten images uploaded to Photocrowd from Round Ten, Close-ups, with comments from AP and our guest judge, Tracy Calder. Install a macro lens on your camera and you open up a whole new world of photographic possibilities and ways of seeing. Tiny insects …

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NJ offers free in-home COVID testing on demand for the holidays

TRENTON – The New Jersey Department of Health and Vault Medical Services announce a new phase in their COVID-19 testing partnership: a home saliva test that Health Commissioner Judith Persichilli called a “critical measure on Monday To contain the virus as winter approaches. “This free PCR test provides increased accessibility …

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