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Rick Sammon - who has written 171 posts on The Digital Photo Experience.

Canon Explorer of Light Rick Sammon has published 36 books, including Exploring the Light and Digital Photography Secrets. When asked about his photo specialty, Rick says, “My specialty is not specializing.” You can follow Rick on twitter at http://twitter.com/RickSammon and visit his website at http://www.ricksammon.com

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Hope You Can Grab a Free Redeem Code for Light It!

September 1, 2010

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Hey Gang To celebrate my fifth app, Light It!, I am giving away five free redeem codes. Hope you can grab one. They go fast! 4E4Y3A346JE7 73NLPHNNTAH7 4HA7YYXFYJEN XNL4HRW7AWYA EX66YWHF7XFY Note: To redeem a code, go to the home screen of the App Store and click “Redeem” in the upper right hand corner. Enter your […]

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Shooting on a Workshop? Speak up, please!

August 31, 2010

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Photographs © Rick Sammon Juan Pons and I were recently acting as assistants on the sunset hula shoot at the Maui Photo Festival. Great fun! Great dancers! Great light. As usual, something interesting happened. After Juan and I set up the reflectors and diffusers to control the harsh light, I ask the crowd of maybe […]

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8.31.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Amanda Stevens

August 31, 2010

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Hey Gang, We have a cool weekly feature here on DPE: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find. Each Tuesday I choose a photographer who I find on Twitter  who is . . . well, talented! I find ‘em by reading an interesting tweet and then by clicking on his or her web site. This week’s Talented Twitter […]

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Aloha From Maui

August 29, 2010

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Hi All – Juan Pons, Eddie Tapp, Judy Host, Randy Jay Braun, Lou Freeman and yours truly  (all DPE gang members) were honored to be presenters at this week’s 2010 Maui Photo Festival & Workshop. Here are two of my favorite shots, taken at the golden hour “Hula Dancer” shoot on the beach, which was […]

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8.24.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: Richard Peters

August 24, 2010

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Hey Gang, We have a cool weekly feature here on DPE: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find. Each Tuesday I choose a photographer who I find on Twitter  who is . . . well, talented! I find ‘em by reading an interesting tweet and then by clicking on his or her web site. This week’s Talented Twitter […]

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DPE Atlanta Workshop Photos/Tips: Part V

August 20, 2010

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Our first DPE Altanta workshop was a blast. Rob Knight and I really enjoyed working with the 20 talented students. We covered Lightroom, lighting, HDR and travel photography. What fun! Each day this week I will try to post a picture/tip from the workshop. So stay tuned! Today’s tips: Photograph the details in a scene, […]

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DPE Atlanta Workshop Photos/Tips: Part IV

August 19, 2010

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Our first DPE Altanta workshop was a blast. Rob Knight and I really enjoyed working with the 20 talented students. We covered Lightroom, lighting, HDR and travel photography. What fun! Each day this week I will try to post a picture/tip from the workshop. So stay tuned! Today’s tip: Use a reflector/diffuser combo to control […]

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DPE Atlanta Workshop Photos/Tips: Part III

August 18, 2010

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Photographs © Rick Sammon Our first DPE Altanta workshop was a blast. Rob Knight and I enjoyed working with the 20 talented students. We covered Lightroom, lighting, HDR and travel photography. What fun! Each day this week I will try to post a picture/tip from the workshop. So stay tuned! Today’s tip: Try creating a […]

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8.17.10 Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find: The Doug :-)

August 17, 2010

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Hey Gang, We have a cool weekly feature here on DPE: Tuesday’s Talented Twitter Find. Each Tuesday I choose a photographer who I find on Twitter  who is . . . well, talented! I find ‘em by reading an interesting tweet and then by clicking on his or her web site. This week’s Talented Twitter […]

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DPE Atlanta Workshop Photos/Tips: Part II

August 17, 2010

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Our first DPE Altanta workshop was a blast. Rob Knight and I really enjoyed working with the 20 talented students. We covered Lightroom, lighting, HDR and travel photography. What fun! Each day this week I will try to post a picture/tip from the workshop. So stay tuned! Today’s tips: • Never underestimate the importance of […]

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