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  • Canon Announces New Selphy CP1300 Printer

    Canon just announced the new SELPHY CP1300 Wireless Compact Photo Printer. Selphy printers are lightweight, and Wi-Fi-enabled so you can easily share printed photos of your photographs in real-time. It is the perfect accessory for home printing, school projects, weddings, parties and more.  

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  • We are hiring an e-commerce manager

    We are hiring for a new position on our e-commerce team. The Camera Store’s e-commerce manager is responsible for day-to-day management of all online activities and will be the lead for our online sales and development team. The focus of this position is to maximize business profitability, improve conversion rates, increase return visits, optimizing average order sizes and to create an overall great experience for our online customers on our CMS platform.

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  • Infrared Photography, Part 4

    In this final installment of our infrared series Ron May discusses post-processing false colour images into black and white, his thoughts on composition and subjects, and his closing thoughts.

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  • Infrared Photography, Part 3

    Now you have the image, what else do I need to think about? Ron May discusses post-processing techniques for infrared photography, as well as considerations such as white balance, hot spots, and lens flare.

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  • A Wild Life and A Feast for the Eyes

    There is an academic discipline for everything.  In literature, scholars have studied genre as it appertains to works of literary expression since the Enlightenment. Long before that, philosophy discerned the production of ideas on the basis of type.

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  • Surfer Vs. Cowboy Photo Contest

    Beers & Cameras and The Camera Store present a photo contest battle between San Diego's Beers & Cameras Chapter and Calgary's Beers & Cameras YYC Chapter. 

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  • The Power of Luminosity Masks

    Photoshop provides a myriad of options when it comes to making selections in our images, some are smart, others are dumb. Some selection tools make hard line selections, can require a painstaking amount of work, and may not even give us the look we are going for. Fortunately, we have another tool that is a part of Photoshop but isn’t readily accessible, and these have been coined Luminosity Masks.

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  • Infrared Photography, Part 2

    There are basically two ways to capture infrared images with a digital camera. The first uses an appropriate filter on the camera lens, and the second requires the camera to be converted to a given IR wavelength. In this installment, Ron May discusses some of the filter options available and touches on camera conversion as well.

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  • Abandoned Alberta - Harvest Dark Skies 2017

    For the past four years, photographers Robert Scott and Scott Dimond have been offering their Abandoned Alberta Photographic Workshops. These workshops expand participant's skills in the areas of composition/seeing and pre & post capture techniques, all the while exploring and photographing old abandoned homesteads and vehicles in Alberta.

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  • Canadian Nature Photographer's Tribute to George Brybycin

    Tribute to George Brybycin Canadian Photographer
    1934 - 2017

    by Dr. Robert Berdan & Friends of George Brybycin
    June 25, 2017

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