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Daily Archives: September 18, 2011

Julia Margaret Cameron Awards for Women Photographers

WPGA announces the Winners, Honorable Mentions and Finalists of The Julia Margaret Cameron Award for Women Photographers. Awarded images were juried by the photographers Mary Ellen Mark, Vanessa Winship and Kim Weston; Magnum Photos’ members Alessandra Sanguinetti and Olivia Arthur; Zoom’s Editor in Chief Rosanna Checchi, and the Curator of the San Diego Museum of Photography Carol McCusker. The overall winners will be featured in ZOOM Magazine. All awardees, including finalists will be published in the Book “The Julia Cameron Award 2010”. The exhibition of the overall winners and categories’ winners–which was originally planned to be held in Berlin- will be finally held in Buenos Aires, Argentina, in August 2011.

Winner of the Julia Margaret Cameron Award:

LIVIA CORONA, Baja California, Mexico

STELLA JOHNSON, Watertown, Massachusetts, United States one of the runner ups

If you would like to see all the winners in the different categories please visit this link


External Flash Photography Techniques

The one question I am asked about more than any other is the use of flash, it is something that many people who are competent with their cameras feel uncertain of. This short article explains a little of the theory and practice….…more

Diffusing Light Technique..