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This Months Highlights:

  • WORKING WITH TEXTURES AND OVERLAYS, MARK BOWIE
  • WHAT TO SHOOT WHEN THERE IS NOTHING TO SHOOT, JEFF LEIMBACH
  • FOCUS ON YOU!
  • PHOTO ESSAY COMPETITION GUIDANCE
  • FOCUS ON: ANGELS IN THE OUTFIELD
  • SEVEN SECRETS OF OUTSTANDING TELEPHOTO LANDSCAPES, JOSHUA CRIPPS
  • DECEMBER WINNING IMAGES


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