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Bob Coates is a photographer, author, educator, speaker & all around fun guy based in Sedona, Arizona

Infrared increases your chances of coming home with a midday photo

Infrared photography I’ve probably mentioned this before, but using an infrared converted camera increases your chances of coming home with a solid image when shooting in the middle of the day. I upgraded my infrared camera from a Lumix G6 … Continue reading

photo book publishing path – part five

The fifth, and final, installment of a five-part series on getting your photo book into print from my photographer friend Sara Frances. Start with Part One. Getting your Book Out There Thought you were done, once You’ve done a great … Continue reading

photo book publishing path – part four

Number four of the five-part series on getting your photo book into print from my photographer friend Sara Frances. Start with Part One. You are Designer and Editor Paying outside services for book consultation, editing, cover, and design are the … Continue reading

photo book publishing path

Fellow photographer Sara Francis has published photo books and asked to share the trials and tribulations of getting them into print. Please welcome Sara with these guest posts as she shares this five-part series on getting a photo book into … Continue reading

international photographic competition results

Professional Photographers of America (PPA) hold the International Photographic Competition (IPC) each year. My results. The Jury A panel of 36 eminent jurors from across the United States selected the top photographs from over 5,000 total submitted entries at PPA … Continue reading