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William Neill - who has written 3 posts on The Digital Photo Experience.

William Neill is a photographer, author and teacher based in the Yosemite National Park area since 1977. He is the author of eleven books featuring his photography. Neill's award-winning photography have also been widely published in magazines, calendars, posters, and his limited-edition prints have been collected and exhibited in museums and galleries nationally. Neill writes a regular column, On Landscape, for Outdoor Photographer magazine and has received the Sierra Club's Ansel Adams Award for conservation photography. You can follow Bill on twitter at and visit his website at

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My Summer Vacation

September 13, 2010


This summer, I traveled with my family on a camping trip to the Bandon area of the Oregon coast. It was cold and windy, which is not unusual there but it was a refreshing break from the heat where I live. On the first evening after setting up camp, we were eating dinner in town. […]

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Photomerge in Photoshop

March 19, 2010

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  PhotoMerge in Photoshop offers many creative options for photographers. Below are examples of recent images of mine using PhotoMerge. I’ll discuss my approach for each image, and hopefully you will get some ideas for your own photography. Several years ago, I found myself in nearby Yosemite Valley after a snowstorm. The fresh snow and […]

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The Space Between

January 28, 2010


What makes one subject better than another? Does one rock have more character than another? I’m not sure that anyone has a definitive answer to these questions, but I know that I’ve always enjoyed the process of selection. This is an under-emphasized skill in landscape photography: do I photograph these leaves or those; that group […]

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