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Introducing “Reviews From the Balcony”

I’ve written quite a few articles since the inception of PhotoBalcony. Most of them contain photography tips and ideas and only very few include product reviews or recommendations. To my surprise, these articles were the most popular with Balcony readers; and I can see why. It is so difficult to decide what product is right […]

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How to Capture Motion in Your Photos

I really love how cameras can transform motion into art, sometimes abstract and interesting. Yes, we all get frustrated when the pictures don’t come out as we expected. “This is not what I saw!.” “This shot doesn’t even come close to the atmosphere and the feeling when I took it.” Yes, I know. It can be […]

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Welcome, Spring!

Dear Spring, I’m so happy you are here. I really like winter, I love the snow, but enough with the cold. I am ready for you. You are warmer, brighter and bring everything to life again. Well… just about everything and you’ll see below what I mean. We are ready to get our cameras out […]

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How to Take Better Pictures With Your Phone

Whether you invested a lot of money in a high-end DSLR or not, it doesn’t really matter if you don’t have it with you when you come across something worth capturing. Your cell phone comes to the rescue in many occasions. Remember, the best camera is the one you have on you. Who would bring […]

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