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Gearing Up: Easy Mac(ro)

Summer is a perfect time to flex your macro photography muscles. The bugs are crawling around. The flowers are blooming. Doesn’t it just make you want to get out that macro lens and start shooting? Our lighting expert Steve happens to be a killer macro photographer. Oftentimes he’ll simply go out to his backyard and capture […]

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Father’s Day Gift Ideas

Sometimes Dad is difficult to buy for. It’s OK. We understand. That’s why we’ve put together this handy guide to give you some gift ideas for the photographic father in your life. Tamron 18-270 All-in-One Zoom, $399 after $50 mail-in rebate This fantastic lens from Tamron will allow Dad to capture photos of the kiddos […]

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MPEX Newsletter: Photoshop World 2013 Edition

We’re very excited to be heading to Orlando, Florida, next week for the 2013 Photoshop World Conference & Expo. We’ll be at Booth #329 giving away all kinds of fun photo-related accessories. We’ll also be hosting a slew of excellent educational demos at our booth during tradeshow hours. You can find our complete schedule of […]

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March Photo Contest: And the Winners Are . . .

The March Photo Contest theme was INSPIRED BY LIGHT sponsored by Westcott, makers of the Ice Light. We asked you to send in photos that were truly inspired by light and received a ton of bright, flashy, illuminating submissions, and we have our winners . . . Grand Prize: Westcott Ice Light Winner: “Lightning Bug” by Kara […]

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New to You: Lighting Kits, Sony A900, and More!

New to You gives you a peek inside our used gear case and points out some of the more recommended used gear we currently have in stock. If you see something you like, call the store at 866-940-3686. We have a boatload of used lighting kits on sale right now, including: A constant light Spiderlite TD5 2-Light Kit […]

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March Photo Contest sponsored by Westcott!

Our March Photo Contest is now live! The theme is Inspired by Light. Show us photos in which light is the star (even more than usual). Your entry should wow us with dynamic, awe-inspiring light. We’re accepting submissions through Sunday, March 24. Voting begins Monday, March 25 at noon, and the winner will be announced March 29. Good luck! This month’s […]

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Winner’s Circle: September Contest – Strike a Pose!

Last month’s contest, Strike a Pose! sponsored by Westcott, was a huge success. It’s no surprise that the winning photos (selected by Westcott) look like they were from magazine shoots. We wanted to highlight the winners, so we got in touch with the photographers and asked them a few questions. First Place Winner: “Sunglasses” by […]

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