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Readers Photo Challenge assignment: About face(s)

The newest Readers Photo Challenge assignment should be as clear as the nose on one’s face. The subject is “faces.” Taking pictures of people can be problematic for many photographers. Even those who are adept at photographing landscapes, nature or architecture can be stymied when it comes to people. You don’t need fancy equipment to […]

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Readers Photo Challenge: Face value

“That face, that face, that wonderful face; It shines, it glows all over the place.” – “That Face” by Alan Bergman and Lew Spence The current Readers Photo Challenge assignment is “faces.” Our faces are the most recognizable feature that we have. We often talk about it in song and literature. We put on a […]

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Readers Photo Challenge assignment: Face-off

“The face is the mirror of the mind, and eyes without speaking confess the secrets of the heart.” – St. Jerome Portraits are all about the face. Looking at faces is the main way that we recognize others. We’ll often remember the face of someone we’ve met long ago even though we may not recall […]

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Not just another pretty face

The day after singer Beyoncé’s spectacular halftime show during this year’s Super Bowl, the Website BuzzFeed posted a gallery of pictures entitled: “The 33 Fiercest Moments From Beyoncé’s Halftime Show.” Of those 33 photos posted, several featured the pop diva (who is considered by any standard one of the most beautiful women in the world) […]

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Face value

Like most kids, my children participate in various sports, soccer mostly. And, like most parents, I dutifully take pictures of my kids playing in those games. They, however, think I make them look “funny” when I capture their images as they screw up their faces when they exert themselves as they play. Part of photographing […]

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Delta College’s Derek Mayer throws a pitch during a game against American River College at Billy Hebert Field in Stockton. Sacramento Kings’ Mike Bibby calls out a play to his teammates during a NBA playoff game against the San Antonio Spurs at Arco Arena in Sacramento A couple of years ago my daughter competed in […]

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