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May 17th, 2016

Exploring the Lofoten Islands

Posted By Michael Clark
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Photography Sailing Expedition in Arctic Norway Lofoten islands, Norway – August 20 – 27, 2016 Now in its third edition, our sailing and photography expedition to the Norwegian Arctic islands of Lofoten is a rare chance to photograph pristine coastal locations which are inaccessible to others. To us, sailing rather than driving is the most …
 
May 17th, 2016

The Michael Clark Photography Winter 2016 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Winter 2016 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial about my latest travels and purchasing a new Hasselblad medium format digital camera system, a review of …
 
April 29th, 2016

Photo Of The Day By João Inacio

Posted By Kristan Ashworth
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Today’s Photo Of The Day is “Adventure” by João Inacio. Location: Helsinki, Finland. Photo of the Day is chosen from various OP galleries, including Assignments, Your Favorite Places and the OP Contests. Assignments have weekly winners that are featured on the OP website homepage, Facebook and Twitter. To get your photos in the running, all …
 
February 16th, 2016

Technique by Accident Can Still Be Good Technique

Posted By Jason Bradley
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Good wildlife photos are often about being in the right place at the right time.  But right place and time is nothing without knowing the right technique.  Or in my case, during a recent shoot in the Maasai Mara in Kenya, Africa, it’s about using the right technique, by accident. 
 
June 16th, 2015

The Spring 2015 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Spring 2015 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial about about being committed to goals and striving to improve a variety of skills, a review of …
 
September 5th, 2013

Summer 2013 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Summer 2013 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial about finding inspiration on a recent assignment, an overview of the new features …
 
January 28th, 2013

Winter 2013 Newsletter

Posted By Michael Clark
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The Winter 2013 issue of the Michael Clark Photography Newsletter is now available for download. If you’d like to sign up for the Newsletter just drop me an email and I’ll add you to the mailing list. This issue includes an editorial about how the learning process never ends, an equipment review comparing the Nikon D800 …
 
December 2nd, 2012

Embracing Risk

Posted By Michael Clark
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Embrace risk. That is the key to improving at anything. Without the willingness to go down the uncharted path, you will not learn, you will not improve, and you will not grow. This might sound a little preachy, but it is a life lesson I have learned again and again as a climber, a mountaineer, …
 
November 4th, 2012

Authors@Google Talk now Live on YouTube

Posted By Michael Clark
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A few weeks ago I gave a talk at Google as part of their Authors@Google program. I gave an hour long talk on my work and discussed the realities of working as a professional adventure sports photographer, as well as telling some stories about specific assignments. The talk dovetailed with my new book Exposed: Inside the Life …
 
September 19th, 2012

Equipment Review: LowePro Rover Pro 45L AW

Posted By Michael Clark
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A little over two years ago I met up with Pete Hill, who at that point was the Senior Product Designer for Lowepro. During our meeting he asked me, “What product are we not making that you would like to see?” It wasn’t an easy question to answer since LowePro makes more styles of camera …