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6 Things You Need to Know if You Are a New Photographer

I was a grown mama with 5 kiddos that I decided to take the next step and actually learn how to take “real” photos with a “real” camera. Here are the top 5 things that I wish I knew when I started as a new photographer!

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More Behind the Scenes of the Out of Chicago Photo Conference

Dawn came way too early with the alarm beeping at me at 3am.  I was so afraid that I’d sleep through the ringing of my alarm clock, so I got right up.  I did not want to miss my shot at the private sunrise viewing from the 94th floor of the Hancock Tower in Chicago.  At the last minute, I realized that I hadn’t asked about bringing my tripod to the Hancock Center. 

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An Adventure in Lighthouse Photography

Don’t be afraid to get wet. I was wading up to my butt in the lake and I had never done that before.

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