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Speed of Sound

Exploring Utah Zach Heaton I was mentally preparing for a three-day journey inside of a Toyota 4Runner, traveling across the United States from Pennsylvania to southern Utah. I was looking […]

The Zone System and the Digital Photographer

The Zone System and What it Means to the Digital Photographer Abbe Lyle One does not hear much about the origin of the Zone System anymore. Many of us shoot […]

Photographing Hummingbirds in Flight

How to Photograph Hummingbirds in Flight Jim Zuckerman Hummingbirds only live in the Western Hemisphere. There are over 300 species of hummingbirds in the world, and less than two dozen […]

Shooting in Precarious Situations

Shooting in Precarious Situations – and a few tips for surviving them Dan Ballard Over the past 10 years and 60 something countries visited, I’ve found myself in more tricky situations […]

Inspirational Destinations by Ken Sklute

Inspirational Destinations – Monument Valley, Arizona, US Ken Sklute As photographers we come across many areas that touch our hearts. It seems funny to me that it may be a smell, […]

Essentially, it was hit by a truck…

Alaskan Adventure Jeremy Harbeck I’m a support scientist at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland for a project called “Operation IceBridge”. The project “bridges the gap” between two […]

Antarctic Expeditions with Joshua Holko: Part 3

Choosing an Antarctic Expedition: Part 3 Joshua Holko – Go to Part 1 – Go to Part 2 In part one and part two of this series on choosing an […]

A #MyRRS Story – Maureen G. Nowak

A #MyRRS Story Maureen G. Nowak  I remember the day someone first noticed my hands shaking, a quick trembling that I thought I was adept at hiding. Fresh out of […]

Scott Stulberg – Shooting After Dark

Shooting after dark: It’s all about the light! Scott Stulberg  Those five magic words sum it all up for me with photography: “It’s all about the light!” Whether sunrise to […]