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This Months Highlights:

  • PORTRAIT COMPOSITION
  • THE ART OF SEEING ADJECTIVES, NOT NOUNS
  • PHOTO ESSAY REVIEW AND INSPIRATION
  • 2021-2022 SEASON HAS BEGUN
  • IT'S FALL
  • CRAFTING A LEGACY OF LOVE
  • FOCUS ON MAX TILLER
  • LIVE AND LEARN: ADOBE MAX
  • WALK AROUND TO FIND THE RIGHT PORTRAIT


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