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Things You Only Find in Pro Photographers’ Studios

Photography, as a hobby and profession, comes with a lot of gear. There are the obvious cameras, lenses, and lights that we all own, but then we start to delve into the oddities of the art form. Throw in a bunch of eccentric professionals, and you can expect to find all sorts of stuff in their studios.

As a Brit, I like to own my slightly strange way of behaving. With that comes a few strange traits, hoarding being one of them. I shoot a few thousand images a week, and I have never deleted a single frame. With this

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Photographers to Follow on Instagram: June 18, 2021

Every day, the PetaPixel Instagram account is sharing excellent photography from our readers and those who inspire us. Here’s a look at some of our recent favorite posts and the photographers behind the lens.

Our @PetaPixel Instagram page has been posting all the great work that finds its way in front of our eyes. Want to see your photos shared on our account? First, you’ll want to follow us. Then use the #petapixel hashtag in your posts to join our Instagram community of photographers. These steps let us easily find what to share.

Below, we recognize a selection of talented

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Wildlife Photographer’s Camera Fails, Humorous Drawings Ensue

When nature photographer Donny Moore went out to shoot an annual bird migration last month, his camera unexpectedly failed during the outing. To “bring some levity” to the sad situation and to make the most of his time in nature, Moore decided to start sketching instead with his kids’ art supplies.

The Ontario, Canada-based Moore says that as a hobbyist nature photographer, he was excited to start birdwatching and doing bird photography as migration kicked off in May, but his camera wasn’t up for the task this year.

“The worst possible thing happened,” Moore tells PetaPixel. “My weather sealed

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Young Photographers Capture New York City Reopening in May

“Just seeing the city reawakening and people enjoying life again was surprising,” she said. “It was like, ‘This place isn’t gone.’ ”

The team spent a month sifting through thousands of photos, then editing the more than 80 that appeared in the issue with Ms. Bichler; the digital art director, Kate LaRue; and the designer Claudia Rubin, who created the look and feel of the print issue. Maridelis Morales Rosado, 25, a Brooklyn-based photographer from Puerto Rico, took more than 10,000 photos alone.

Join Michael Barbaro and “The Daily” team as they celebrate the students and teachers finishing a year

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Photographers: Appreciate and Be Grateful for Your Captured Moments

The world clamors for our attention and technology demands our hard-earned money, but what has happened to the quality of the experience and the investment in ourselves? Our time is now owned by social media, competitions, and the need to prove how good and well-received our images are, usually to the detriment of the images and our self-confidence.

We live in a visual world where the demand for our attention is a tsunami of imagery filling our screen, phones, inboxes, and each of these things — like a spoilt child — wants more from us, including likes, comments, and feedback.

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Photographers to Follow on Instagram: June 11, 2021

Every day, the PetaPixel Instagram account is sharing excellent photography from our readers and those who inspire us. Here’s a look at some of our recent favorite posts and the photographers behind the lens.

Our @PetaPixel Instagram page has been posting all the great work that finds its way in front of our eyes. Want to see your photos shared on our account? First, you’ll want to follow us. Then use the #petapixel hashtag in your posts to join our Instagram community of photographers. These steps let us easily find what to share.

Below, we recognize a selection of talented

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