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Why I left banking for photography – Blessing Afolabi

Blessing Isaac Afolabi is the owner of Blessmas Media, a photography studio located in Fate Tanke, Ilorin, Kwara State. In this interview, the Accounting graduate from Ladoke Akintola University of Technology (LAUTECH), Ogbomoso, Oyo State, who also holds a Masters in Human Resources, talks about his accidental journey into photography and why he would prefer […]

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A wedding dress raffle; contemporary photography; and vegan treats

Helen Cody herself has experienced the incredible support of the charity ARC and has been an ARC ambassador since her own cancer treatment in 2018. The designer has just launched the ARC Wedding Dress Raffle, the prize being this Gorgeous dress worn by British model Sophie Anderton. for a short time on her wedding day. […]

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Section 241(a) Supplementary Loans: The Strange Man of HUD Loan Programs

Here’s a fun conversation starter for lenders, borrowers, and attorneys who regularly work with HUD-insured multifamily loans and healthcare facilities: If HUD had a list of ten commandments for getting a HUD-insured loan, what would be the number one commandment? Most professionals in the HUD-insured lending universe would probably place the requirement for “first lien” […]

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How to use the layer and masking tools in Capture One to dramatically improve your photo editing

by Jeremy Gray published Friday, January 28, 2022 at 10:45 a.m. EST Capture One 22 is an extremely powerful photo editor. While you can stick to basic edits using sliders, the software also includes sophisticated tools for editing colors, curves, masks, and layers. Over the past few years, Capture One’s layering capabilities have grown a […]

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5 essential technical tools for starting an SME

Post views: 372 Small and medium enterprises (SME) have great potential in the global market, as they are responsible for the creation of two-thirds of jobs in the world. They are known to create many new jobs in the market and they cater to various niches and target audiences that would not be catered for […]

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Junior B Knights learn a lesson as playoffs loom

Content of the article It was a gentle and timely reminder that they can’t always score seven goals to get out of trouble. Content of the article On the verge of claiming the Capital Junior Hockey League regular season title with three games to play and a four-point lead over the Beaumont Chiefs, the Sherwood […]

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Pay-as-you-throw is one of cities’ most effective tools for reducing waste

Pay-as-you-throw is a policy that charges people for the amount of trash they throw away. It is also sometimes called variable rate pricing or pay-as-you-go. Many cities and towns around the world, including more than 7,000 in the United States, have chargeable waste management policies. Examples include Seattle, Berkeley, Austin, and Portland, Maine. Large cities […]

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Doña Ana Photography Club selects the photos of the year

LAS CRUCES – The Doña Ana Photography Club recently announced the winners of its 10th annual Juried Photography of the Year competition. Bill Hanson’s “Backyard Wheel” took top honors from 66 member entries. Hanson’s otherworldly photo combines 180 exposures of the night sky to create the trail of light scattered by the stars as they […]

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A key lesson from the Harlem police shooting

A vigil for police officers Rivera and Mora (photo: Michael Appleton/Mayor’s Office) Mayor Adams’ plan to end gun violence, just released to much fanfare, represents, unfortunately, an old wine program in a new bottle overly dependent on punitive law enforcement tactics. The mayor is seeking to roll back bail reform and criminalize more young people, […]

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Harbor City Photography Club Photo Lounge Return – Nanaimo News Bulletin

The Harbor City Photography Club’s Photo Salon exhibit is back and in person and submissions are now welcome. Professional and amateur photographers from across Vancouver Island and the Gulf Islands have until April 16 to submit as many images as they wish for the annual HCPC Photo Show, which for the first time since 2019 […]

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Photography is a mirror – The Prospector

I believe that photography is not only a work of art, but also a mirror allowing people to see perspectives of events that they might not have seen before. Photos paired with an engaging story enhance readers’ understanding of what’s going on in their daily lives. As a photojournalist, I strive to capture current affairs, […]

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Lots on his (wet) plate: photography by Kary Janousek

Arts | January 20, 2022 By John Showalter [email protected] It seems that technological progress is accelerating more and more. There’s something new, faster, and sleeker every year, every month, every week. But even in this society where smartphones are ubiquitous and virtually everyone has a camera in their pocket, there are still people who revert […]

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Story Hours, Art/Photography Classes for Kids and Adults, Reading to a Dog, Fire Pit Saturdays, and ARHS Class of 2024 Fundraiser

through Beth to January 18, 2022 Above: Reading to a dog is back this weekend and Fire Pit Saturdays continue. (images from Facebook events) Here are the highlights of what’s happening around town this week. Reminder, the Southborough Senior Center is closed until Monday 31st January. Tuesday, January 18, 2022 Preschool story time (10.30am – […]

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Local photography exhibit featuring student work goes digital

A local high school art teacher has come up with a unique photography challenge for her students. No matter the skill behind the lens, the works of 21 Sandwich high school students are on display for the enjoyment of the community. “I was a little afraid of the camera,” says Grade 11 student Madison Vazzoler. […]

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Photography businesses diversify to survive in a changing world

Jasper Okinyi of Opulex Tec Ventures demonstrates to learners. [Courtesy] Since its formation in the 1830s, photography has played a central role in human history by recording and communicating events. And with the advent of the digital age and mobile phones, photos have become a way of life. Gone are the days when families had […]

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Western Lesson: Reining Spins That Win

To go from spiral walking to spinning, take the pressure off your inside leg. Notice that Schwartzenberger’s left leg is off the side of his horse. The horse’s inside hind leg remains planted while the other legs move around it. Photo by Heidi Nyland Melocco The horse turns right, then left, during a reining show. […]

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ARRI includes an Orbiter docking ring, three additional tools to the Orbiter accessory line

ARRI expands its range of accessories for the Orbiter LED luminaire with the introduction of the Orbiter Docking Ring, the new Orbiter Bag-o-Light, the Orbiter Glass Cover and the Orbiter Dome Mini. The docking ring and three other innovative tools extend Orbiter’s flexibility, making this advanced LED fixture even more versatile. Orbiter Docking Ring: easily […]

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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, additional photography has ended

It looks like Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness goes into post-production for good. The highly anticipated Strange follow-up has been filming some serious reshoots since November, and franchise star Benedict Cumberbatch now says those reshoots are finally over. In a new profile with Deadline, it was revealed that additional photographs were wrapped on […]

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Tribal president gives South Dakota lawmakers a history lesson

PIERRE, SD (AP) — Sisseton Speaker Wahpeton Oyate gave the South Dakota Legislature a history lesson Thursday during the annual State of the Tribes Address, with a focus on tribal sovereignty and government-to-government relations. President Delbert Hopkins Jr. entered the chamber of the House to the sound of a beating drum, Dakota songs, and an […]

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Alia Bhatt’s Wednesday Wisdom is a lesson in vulnerability and courage we all need

Actress Alia Bhatt is among the stars who often share their thoughts with fans on social media through their posts and sometimes become a source of inspiration. Another Wednesday is here and well, as always, Alia is here with another thoughtful article that might help you understand that vulnerability and courage are intertwined. The Brahmastra […]

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Selected for Portrait of Britain 2021, by the British Journal of Photography | News

Two hundred images were selected for Portrait of Britain, directed by the British Journal of Photography since 2016, to provide insight into the people who make up the nation. A selection is presented on JCDecaux digital advertising screens across the country. Portrait of Great Britain, vol. 4 will be published by Hoxton Mini Press on […]

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Online loans via Ipass launch loan consolidation service

Ipass Loans is a website dedicated to reducing the time and frustration of getting a short term loan, even if the borrower has bad credit references. The website contains links to a range of lenders who work with borrowers who may have difficulty securing a traditional loan. Ipass Loans is pleased to announce that its […]

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Spiffy Gear acquired by Imaging Brands, parent company of Tether Tools

Israel-based lighting company Spiffy Gear has announced that it has been acquired by Tether Tools parent company Imaging Brands. This sees Spiffy Gear partnering with brands like the aforementioned login tools, Frio – also acquired last year – and Smart Shooter login software. Imaging Brands says that “the acquisition of Spiffy Gear is part of […]

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8 ways to improve your portrait photography

Portraits are one of the most popular forms of photography, and it’s not hard to see why. From weddings to fashion and business, taking good photos of others is a gift that will make you in high demand if you can pull it off. Taking good portraits is far from easy, however. Many beginners struggle […]

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Photography Trends During COVID – The Shillong Times

By Sachin Katira We go through dynamic behavioral and psychological adjustments to overcome and adapt to today’s “new normal” as the pandemic wave is still knocking on the world’s doors. While the epidemic has created a physical barrier between nations, it has also given birth to a new “phygital” world that has merged physical and […]

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Tech tools are now ‘part of everyday life’ for teachers – School News Network

Editor’s note: Despite the many hurdles of the COVID-19 pandemic, teachers have seen positives shine through in the lessons – and gifts – they have experienced after being forced to try new things. This school year, School News Network is sharing the experiences of Kent ISD teachers. We’d love to hear yours too. Please email […]

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Op-Ed: The First Lesson of Answering 911 Calls: Don’t Be Alarmist

Valentina Orellana-Peralta, 14, was shopping with her mother two days before Christmas when she was killed by a stray bullet fired by police at the North Hollywood Burlington store. The question of why this tragedy happened depends not only on the action of the officer at that time, but also on the information that the […]

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Shutterbugs group photography exhibit at Ridgefield Library January 4-27

To celebrate the New Year, the Ridgefield Library will feature an exhibit of group photographs depicting the work of the Ridgefield Shutterbugs. An in-person artists reception will be held on Saturday, January 8 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., and the exhibit will be on display in the lower-level gallery of the library from January […]

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Doma Customer AdvantageFirst completes loans up to 30 days faster by leveraging Doma’s instant title commitments

SAN FRANCISCO – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – Doma Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: DOMA), a leading force for disruptive change in the real estate industry, today announced that its technology-driven securities solutions powered by the Doma platform Intelligence, help drive business growth and significant results for AdvantageFirst, a company renowned for its commitment to improving the customer experience […]

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Doma Customer AdvantageFirst closes loans up to 30 days faster by leveraging Doma’s Instant Title Commitments

Doma’s dedicated service model, combined with its instant title technology, allows AdvantageFirst to compete with larger lenders and aggressively expand into new regions while saving time and money for its customers. clients. SAN FRANCISCO, January 05, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Doma Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:DOMA), a leading force in disruptive change in the real estate industry, today announced that […]

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8 tools to help you improve your photography business

If you want to be a successful photographer, it takes a lot more than being good with a camera and having creative ideas. All of the most successful photographers are there because they know how to run a proper business. If you’re ready to revamp your approach in 2022, this awesome video will show you […]

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5 tips for designing a rustic and modern vacation home – Airbnb Photography by Alluvion Media

Whether you are renting out your vacation home as an Airbnb rental or just want to make it more appealing to guests, there are several design elements you can use to achieve the look of a modern rustic vacation home that will appeal to you. to everybody. Be sure to consider the following four tips […]

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Lesson of the day: “In Los Angeles, glimpses of an oasis with deep immigrant roots”

Lesson overview Featured Article: “In Los Angeles, glimpses of an oasis with deep immigrant roots. “Photographs and text by Stella Kalinina. At the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with travel restrictions in place around the world, The New York Times launched a new series, The World Through a Lens, in which photojournalists transport you, virtually, […]

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How to take advantage of Lightroom’s new masking tools

Lightroom received a major upgrade to its masking capabilities in 2021, and the new features can make your editing much more efficient and easier. If you haven’t yet taken the opportunity to dive into the abilities, this awesome video tutorial will show you everything you need to know to get the most out of it. […]