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Photographic works, strictly curated for potential consideration by clients, publishers or gallerists. All are welcome to submit comments to these works for consideration. Edits for brevity may be made.
September 24th, 2014 07:18 AM Go to last post
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Humans happen to use visible light naturally but now we can go beyond the usual wavelengths we appreciate, to find out more about our world and ourselves.
May 20th, 2015 12:21 AM Go to last post
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Warning, not the truth here, just a venture. Examining what makes an image worthy of saving and what it does for us.
Alternative Process: Zen Photography / Minor White
June 19th, 2015 06:15 PM Go to last post
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Sadly, works get forgotten. A good eye can bring new life if one has humor, knowledge and vision. The used pictures must be either yours, from the public domain or legal rights of usage having been obtained. Be prepared to explain image sources without being defensive or mad at the moderator. This does not diminish your art, just helps with historical provenance.
A Portfolio Series for Your Consideration: My Overlays and book covers...
June 21st, 2015 08:02 AM Go to last post
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Guest photographers will present work for your questions and discussion.
Exhibition Quality Pictures for Discussion and Questions: OPF Gallery One, "By...
June 8th, 2015 09:24 AM Go to last post
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Organize and announce photoshoots in your area. Even one other person can enhance a local shoot.
May 15th, 2014 08:17 AM Go to last post
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You will find here the contributions, text and images from the hosted photographers by opf GALLERY ONE at the Photo Contemporary Art Fair 2015. This is an online gallery, so no comments are allowed herein… Enjoy!
June 5th, 2015 11:33 PM Go to last post
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Yes I photograph for many reasons. Much of my work has been with public charities to pay back for the opportunities given to me all my life. This year I'm going public with Photography shows and sculptures submitted for folk to enjoy in city gardens and parks. So let me share with you what I do!
June 21st, 2015 07:11 AM Go to last post
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OPF Welcome Hall
Enjoy OPF right away! Say Hello to us. show your work right away!
Breaking News (1 Viewing)
Updates, innovations, equipment: moderated!
Today 05:00 AM Go to last post
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Introduce Yourself (1 Viewing)
How about you talk about you...
June 29th, 2015 05:22 AM Go to last post
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Entry to a digital world can be eased. Try us!
June 11th, 2015 06:47 AM Go to last post
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Photography as a visual artform open to any serious picture, where classical photography is the mode of our expression. Open to all! Not curated. For works intended for clients and galleries submit to GALLERY ONE.
Yesterday 02:00 PM Go to last post
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June 22nd, 2015 12:09 AM Go to last post
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Post the best of your favorites in our "Themes". Brief Comments only!
June 29th, 2015 11:50 AM Go to last post
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Layback Cafe (2 Viewing)
Let's chat!
Today 05:09 AM Go to last post
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Still/Video Camera & Slide Show movies also Sound for such Production!
June 26th, 2015 06:56 AM Go to last post
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Comments & suggestions to the site.
June 27th, 2015 03:23 AM Go to last post
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Digital Camera Discussion
This is a brand independent discussion of theory, process or device. Ignore this forum unless this matters to you!
July 1st, 2015 01:28 PM Go to last post
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A forum where pro and amateurs can share and discuss their experience(s) with the Ricoh GR
July 28th, 2014 09:51 AM Go to last post
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Canon Eos Mount DSLRs (1 Viewing)
June 27th, 2015 04:14 PM Go to last post
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April 26th, 2015 02:49 PM Go to last post
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Sony A7, A7R and similar high end cameras that can serve as the sole cameras on Pro-event assignments.
June 10th, 2015 02:25 PM Go to last post
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Fujifilm X-Pro1, X-E1, X-M1, X-A1, X100S, X100, X20, X10, X-S1, and XF1 and any others that use Fuji's X Series lenses.
June 2nd, 2015 11:48 AM Go to last post
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All DSLRs excluding Canon and Nikon mounts ie Sigma, Pentax, Olympus, Sony, Leica R Back DSLRs and 4/3 System
May 17th, 2015 11:19 AM Go to last post
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Digital and Film.
June 22nd, 2015 12:51 PM Go to last post
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June 27th, 2015 02:16 PM Go to last post
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June 16th, 2015 12:27 PM Go to last post
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Digital Darkroom
RAW, DNG , TIFF and JPG. From Capture to Ready for Publish/Display. All software and techniques used within an image workflow, (except extensive retouching and repair or DAM).
June 15th, 2015 06:02 PM Go to last post
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August 3rd, 2014 01:54 AM Go to last post
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All aspects of the digital printing process. All printer types and brands, as well as press and other methods. Also framing, and display.
April 16th, 2015 03:17 PM Go to last post
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December 27th, 2014 01:42 PM Go to last post
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Color Management Discussion
Theory, Tools and techniques for a color-managed workflow.
Profiles, color spaces, perception, science.
June 24th, 2015 09:01 AM Go to last post
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Photography Discussions
Discussion of commerce models and processes by which Photography reaches clients and the public.
April 26th, 2015 06:33 AM Go to last post
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Expression of esthetic and emotional qualities in the human body as fine art gallery, curated.
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Explore new areas. Critique will be tough love!
Yesterday 04:44 AM Go to last post
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Some pictures have far more to see than what is immediately obvious. It's also a window and a library of whatever went before. Tell us this and so we'll be taken beyond the picture deep into the nature and feelings that will buttress the pictures and pull us to come back.
November 21st, 2014 08:49 AM Go to last post
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Photography as Art (2 Viewing)
Original boundary-testing images. Open to comments without moderation. For works intended for clients and galleries submit to GALLERY ONE.
My World: For everyone
Today 06:47 AM Go to last post
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My World: For all
Today 01:06 PM Go to last post
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Continuous and Strobe Lighting. (The Sun is considered continuous!) Great ideas are really ten a penny! Technique in setting up the subject is, of course, essential. However, the ability to bring out form, texture, tonality and color is where the skill in lighting provides all the keys to engraving one's ideas on the delivered picture.
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My World: Take thee for my..
September 21st, 2014 06:17 AM Go to last post
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Traditional Sports, as well as Dance, and other organized activites which involve human bodies in motion.
May 19th, 2015 01:33 PM Go to last post
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Today 12:38 PM Go to last post
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Private Forum for Portrait and People Photography outside North America to lean towards the European roots of Street Photography of Strangers. Each photographer is solely responsible for addressing local customs and law.
June 8th, 2015 08:38 AM Go to last post
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Landscape - Travel (5 Viewing)
Today 01:15 PM Go to last post
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Wildlife (3 Viewing)
Any creature of the wild: in the air, sea, on safari or your backyard!.
Today 05:03 AM Go to last post
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June 22nd, 2015 05:42 PM Go to last post
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My World: climate change ...
June 30th, 2015 12:29 PM Go to last post
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Macro and Micro Plants, insects, ice and other micro or macro artistic work
Yesterday 10:44 PM Go to last post
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May 19th, 2014 12:00 PM Go to last post
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May 20th, 2015 01:22 AM Go to last post
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My World: Get on up...
June 16th, 2015 08:33 AM Go to last post
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The Gear
All photographic stuff, other than the cameras and lenses
March 29th, 2015 08:46 AM Go to last post
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All devices that are used to store image data.
May 3rd, 2014 04:00 AM Go to last post
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Win OS running on a non-Mac Platform
April 13th, 2014 08:31 PM Go to last post
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All Power PC and Intel platforms.
April 20th, 2014 03:19 AM Go to last post
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Uptown: Explore at your risk! Beware! You hold OPF harmless by you participation!
April 5th, 2012 06:39 AM Go to last post
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My World: Missper
November 10th, 2014 01:52 PM Go to last post
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June 25th, 2015 02:07 PM Go to last post
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June 26th, 2015 08:01 AM Go to last post
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Photography & Printing: Articles, Books, Training, Seminars & Travel. Approx 12 lines per post. Combine your items in one thread per member.
April 20th, 2015 08:55 PM Go to last post
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This forum is a free service for selected OPF members. Approx 12 lines per post. Combine items in one thread per member.
June 16th, 2013 05:40 PM Go to last post
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