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From Lightroom to PhotoLab

Adobe Lightroom is now subscription only. It may eventually be cloud-based only. DxO PhotoLab is more than just a Lightroom alternative.
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Lightroom 6 CC - Review

My thoughts on Lightroom 6 from Adobe. The upgrade and benefits from the previous version 5 and further thoughts on CC Creative Cloud
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Full Frame 35mm or Crop Sensor?

"Crop factor" - myths, misunderstandings and disinformation debunked. Understanding different format properties, and comparing Full Frame (FF FX) 35mm with smaller formats.
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Jessops in Administration

UK high street photography retailer, Jessops, went into administration yesterday putting 2000 jobs and a long-established high street name in jeopardy. I was initially quite surprised when I read this news, because I remember Jessops as having once str…
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My Photography

I've practised landscape, nature and abstract photography using digital cameras since 1999. Over the years, I've trialled different approaches, equipment and software, and I've constantly strived to improve my routines and creative ability embracing the f…
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Abstract Photography - What is it?

There are many definitions of the word abstract when related to photography, and as a result of such diversity, this artistic genre can be misunderstood and often shunned. So what is abstract, and what can it be to you?
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Lightroom 4 - Replacing LightZone Part Two

This is the concluding continuation to my first article, Replacing LightZone - RAW Processing and Photo Editing Software. In April 2012, Adobe introduced Lightroom 4 with a realistic UK price of around £100! In April 2012, Adobe introduced Lightroom…
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Replacing LightZone

In December 2010, I bought LightZone from Light Crafts to use as my principle RAW processing photo editor (and to potentially teach to clients) and had been working with it until learning of its demise in the autumn of 2011. When routinely checking to see…
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Photography and Our Digital World

I've been interested in photography from childhood, and before going digital, have owned a succession of cameras comprising of 35mm compacts and SLRs. I first came across the concept of a digital camera in the late 90's and was initially reluctant. Not be…
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