Open Photography Forums  

Welcome to the Open Photography Forums.
If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. To start viewing messages, select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below.

  Forum Last Post Threads Posts Moderator
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 08:18 AM Go to last post
6 46
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.
August 30th, 2015 03:44 AM Go to last post
101 575
Warning, not the truth here, just a venture. Examining what makes an image worthy of saving and what it does for us.
November 21st, 2015 10:54 PM Go to last post
83 1,971
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.
October 4th, 2015 02:19 AM Go to last post
7 134
Guest photographers will present work for your questions and discussion.
Exhibition Quality Pictures for Discussion and Questions: OPF Gallery One, "By...
June 8th, 2015 10:24 AM Go to last post
4 162
Organize and announce photoshoots in your area. Even one other person can enhance a local shoot.
May 15th, 2014 09:17 AM Go to last post
6 32
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 6th, 2015 12:33 AM Go to last post
14 36
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 08:11 AM Go to last post
7 71
OPF Welcome Hall
Enjoy OPF right away! Say Hello to us. show your work right away!
Breaking News (8 Viewing)
Updates, innovations, equipment: moderated!
November 25th, 2015 02:22 PM Go to last post
528 4,676
How about you talk about you...
October 21st, 2015 07:38 AM Go to last post
978 4,761
Entry to a digital world can be eased. Try us!
October 30th, 2015 10:25 PM Go to last post
348 3,711
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.
November 15th, 2015 05:40 AM Go to last post
465 5,032
October 21st, 2015 01:07 PM Go to last post
239 2,349
Themes (1 Viewing)
Post the best of your favorites in our "Themes". Brief Comments only!
November 13th, 2015 02:17 PM Go to last post
167 4,802
Layback Cafe (2 Viewing)
Let's chat!
My World: Reflecting
Today 08:28 PM Go to last post
2,004 18,818
Still/Video Camera & Slide Show movies also Sound for such Production!
August 5th, 2015 08:17 PM Go to last post
34 173
Comments & suggestions to the site.
Yesterday 10:58 AM Go to last post
247 2,653
Digital Camera Discussion
This is a brand independent discussion of theory, process or device. Ignore this forum unless this matters to you!
November 18th, 2015 08:34 AM Go to last post
419 3,511
A forum where pro and amateurs can share and discuss their experience(s) with the Ricoh GR
July 28th, 2014 10:51 AM Go to last post
23 207
Canon Eos Mount DSLRs (3 Viewing)
November 11th, 2015 03:56 AM Go to last post
494 5,828
October 18th, 2015 06:08 PM Go to last post
102 1,116
Sony A7, A7R and similar high end cameras that can serve as the sole cameras on Pro-event assignments.
November 13th, 2015 12:19 AM Go to last post
13 272
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.
August 11th, 2015 03:45 AM Go to last post
16 297
All DSLRs excluding Canon and Nikon mounts ie Sigma, Pentax, Olympus, Sony, Leica R Back DSLRs and 4/3 System
September 7th, 2015 11:29 AM Go to last post
114 1,127
Digital and Film.
365 4,988
November 7th, 2015 09:54 PM Go to last post
210 3,413
New Pro-Class Compact Experience: Sony RX1R II
October 15th, 2015 10:34 PM Go to last post
141 1,826
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).
449 5,121
August 3rd, 2014 02:54 AM Go to last post
145 2,018
Printing (1 Viewing)
All aspects of the digital printing process. All printer types and brands, as well as press and other methods. Also framing, and display.
October 31st, 2015 10:29 AM Go to last post
171 1,505
December 27th, 2014 02:42 PM Go to last post
41 440
Color Management Discussion
Theory, Tools and techniques for a color-managed workflow.
Profiles, color spaces, perception, science.
September 16th, 2015 03:29 PM Go to last post
198 2,204
Photography Discussions
Discussion of commerce models and processes by which Photography reaches clients and the public.
August 29th, 2015 03:41 PM Go to last post
155 1,481
Expression of esthetic and emotional qualities in the human body as fine art gallery, curated.
Private 100 989
Explore new areas. Critique will be tough love!
My World: Street..
November 25th, 2015 01:44 AM Go to last post
386 4,055
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.
October 7th, 2015 08:50 AM Go to last post
126 951
Original boundary-testing images. Open to comments without moderation. For works intended for clients and galleries submit to GALLERY ONE.
Yesterday 03:19 AM Go to last post
553 5,837
November 22nd, 2015 05:43 AM Go to last post
868 6,473
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.
A Muse Visits: Jessica From Mexico!
Today 03:58 AM Go to last post
519 4,031
Wedding and Event (1 Viewing)
September 27th, 2015 08:51 PM Go to last post
160 1,294
October 11th, 2015 01:11 PM Go to last post
246 1,702
Traditional Sports, as well as Dance, and other organized activites which involve human bodies in motion.
November 25th, 2015 03:03 PM Go to last post
250 1,861
Today 08:28 PM Go to last post
1,300 10,035
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.
October 8th, 2015 07:27 AM Go to last post
36 310
Landscape - Travel (1 Viewing)
Today 03:02 AM Go to last post
1,740 13,018
Wildlife (2 Viewing)
Any creature of the wild: in the air, sea, on safari or your backyard!.
Yesterday 02:34 PM Go to last post
1,062 6,963
October 21st, 2015 12:26 PM Go to last post
212 1,427
388 3,266
Close-up & Macro (2 Viewing)
Macro and Micro Plants, insects, ice and other micro or macro artistic work
October 10th, 2015 09:47 PM Go to last post
537 4,061
32 194
September 11th, 2015 04:15 AM Go to last post
103 1,278
My World: Funk in Munich
October 27th, 2015 04:48 PM Go to last post
101 765
The Gear
All photographic stuff, other than the cameras and lenses
November 22nd, 2015 01:48 PM Go to last post
88 786
Storage - Memory (2 Viewing)
All devices that are used to store image data.
November 13th, 2015 02:06 PM Go to last post
49 506
Win OS running on a non-Mac Platform
April 13th, 2014 09:31 PM Go to last post
51 413
Macintosh (1 Viewing)
All Power PC and Intel platforms.
April 20th, 2014 04:19 AM Go to last post
89 805
Uptown: Explore at your risk! Beware! You hold OPF harmless by you participation!
April 5th, 2012 07:39 AM Go to last post
19 126
My World: Missper
Yesterday 09:16 AM Go to last post
22 265
September 4th, 2015 09:27 AM Go to last post
360 1,055
Photographer of the Week: Guerrilla fighters of...
November 22nd, 2015 05:53 AM Go to last post
188 3,559
Photography & Printing: Articles, Books, Training, Seminars & Travel. Approx 12 lines per post. Combine your items in one thread per member.
September 13th, 2015 03:20 PM Go to last post
79 216
This forum is a free service for selected OPF members. Approx 12 lines per post. Combine items in one thread per member.
November 21st, 2015 02:53 PM Go to last post
12 34

What's Going On?
Currently Active Users: 70 (3 members and 67 guests)
View Who's Online
Most users ever online was 1,293, June 9th, 2015 at 07:17 AM.
Open Photography Forums Statistics
Open Photography Forums Statistics
Threads: 18,280, Posts: 164,557, Members: 10,849
Welcome to our newest member, KathySpiva

Contains New Posts   Forum Contains New Posts
Contains No New Posts   Forum Contains No New Posts

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:03 PM.

Posting images or text grants license to OPF, yet © of such remain with its creator. Still, all assembled discussion © 2006-2014 Asher Kelman (all rights reserved) Posts with new theme or unusual image might be moved/copied to a new thread!