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How to Visit Paris on a Budget and Still Make Your Friends Jealous

From the glimmer of the Eiffel Tower to the taste of French wine and baguettes, Paris is a daydream-worthy destination. Though the city of lights might seem like a place of glamor and indulgence,...
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Videography Basics: Editing

Wondering how your favorite filmmakers create movie magic? Have an idea for a video project, but not sure if your skills can do it justice? In this series, we’re introducing you to the basics...

Street Photography in Foreign Countries

While traveling across and photographing Italy for four months in 2017, I only knew enough Italian to pass as someone who was severely intoxicated (or, more realistically, a clueless American with bravado). For that...

The Life of a Travel Photographer

As much as I love photography and all of the aspects that come with it, I’m also interested in the psychology behind “making it” as a photographer. In this case, let’s assume “making it”...

How to Shoot Abstract Aerial Photography

Photography is about capturing feeling. Personally, I feel a strong connection with nature and its artistic appeal. I discovered this early in my youth as I explored and found beauty in each place I...

How to Craft a Memorable Story

We’re all in the midst of a great story. There’s a continual narrative at work in each of our lives that’s being shaped and honed by our choices. Storytelling provides the lens through which we...

How to Photograph the Charles Bridge

With its three Gothic towers, 30 intricate Baroque statues, and 16 beautiful arches spanning the Vltava River, the picturesque Charles Bridge is a hotspot for tourists armed with cameras. Everyone wants a shot of...

What It’s Like to Travel with Type 1 Diabetes

This past summer, I found myself on a train headed for Fairbanks, Alaska. A friend and I had driven across the entirety of the United States, up through British Columbia, Yukon, and into Alaska....

How to Photograph Your Next Train Journey

Train travel offers a special kind of ambience, no matter the final stop. On your next train ride, instead of putting your camera away, keep it by your side to document the unique aspects...

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