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Take a Big Bite!

By Strictly Business Blog

For the past 9 months, I’ve been hard at work bringing an idea to life.   For years, I’ve relied on a handful of trusted friends and colleagues to help me stay on top of books, blogs, articles, and other great resources that would keep me ahead of the curve.  Then, it hit me – what if there was way for all of us to help each other stay ahead of the curve? I brought that…

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These are a Few of my Favorite Things

By Strictly Business Blog

In no particular order: The D-65 workshop gave me a professional workflow along with the tools to produce high-quality work – quickly – from camera setup all the way to delivery.  Was more fun than I thought it would be considering how often I thought my head would fall off.  At the end of the workshop, my head was fine.  Taught me things I use every single day for which I am eternally grateful.  I…

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ASMP Provides Comprehensive Information On Social Media

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Contact: Eugene H. Mopsik, Executive Director American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) Phone: 215 451 2767 Email: mopsik@asmp.org Philadelphia, PA… The American Society of Media Photographers (ASMP) has introduced a comprehensive newSocial Media Tutorial on its website, asmp.org. The information is intended to guide imaging professionals through the ins and outs of the networking sites which have become an integral part of the business of photography. Contributors are experts in their fields who provide state-of-the-art…

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Whisper (three) Sweet Nerd Things in my Ear

By Strictly Business Blog

I’m not sure how I got anything done before computers, but I’m sure it involved a lot of sweat, confusion, and long walks to school five miles each way in the snow. Now that I’m a full-on digital junkie, here are three of my go-to resources for making life easier at the keyboard. Skitch is a robust screenshot tool that lets you easily mark up, resize and crop screen captures without having to drag them…

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Resources for Getting Inspired

By Strictly Business Blog

Every so often I find myself in a creative slump.  I hate my photography, my haircut, my camera gear…everything.  It’s the worst feeling and can be difficult to shake once it takes hold.  The best remedy (aside from a few nights wallowing in beer at the bar), is to check out the inspiring work of others.  Here are a few sites featuring many photographers who remind me how awesome and powerful this medium can be….

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Cycling New Ideas

By Strictly Business Blog

Cycling New Ideas I take my small point and shoot camera, and I go on a bicycle ride.  Bicycling is the perfect speed between walking and driving to observe the world around me.  I pick a spot and circle the neighborhood for a few hours.  And then, I do it again and again, on different days, at different times.  I’ve been amazed at the way that the world pops in detail out as it quickly…

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