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Monthly Archives: June 2011

The GPS Cameras

Generally, camera manufacturers have not included GPS capability in cameras because of the cost. “Camera makers say they haven’t adopted widespread use of GPS in cameras because it’s expensive it can add almost $100 to the cost of a camera and because users haven’t really demanded the feature,” wrote Rik Fairlie on the Gadgetwise blog […]

A Street Photography Synopsis

Street photography has a long history that dates back to the late 19th and early 20th century. Eugene Atget, one of the first street photographers, took photographs all over Paris, including images of vendors, parks and buildings so that painters could reproduce the images in their paintings. Henri Cartier-Bresson, one of the first to use […]

Searching Flickr

My article about searching photo sharing websites is up at BrightHub.   I use an example for a search of  “smoking men,” which turns up some pretty amusing images. This idea came up when I was having a conversation with a friend, who told me he found some compelling images under those keywords. If you […]