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A Good Argument for Shooting in RAW

Digital Photography School presents a compelling example of why shooting in RAW is the way to go.

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Honorary Membership

nicole1At our Gala Evening in December ’08, Nicole Palmer was awarded Honorary Membership of HPS – an honor she now shares with Freeman Patterson, Colla Swart, Antenie Carstens, JJ van Heerden, Paddy Howes and Piet Steyn.  A past chairman of HPS, Nicole is well-known for the popular workshops she presents in Namibia and Stellenbosch – ‘Desertlight’ and ‘Dance of Light’.  She is an excellent teacher, and is always willing to help out at the club, be it with evaluating or presenting a lecture.  She was a good sport when we had some fun conferring the award upon her – thank you Nicole, and Congratulations!

White Balance, Part I: Accurate Color

The Online Photographer presents the first in a two part series on the topic of white balance.

The Online Photographer: White Balance, Part I: Accurate Color

Specialist or Generalist?

Brian Auer of the Epic Edits Weblog asks whether it’s better to be a specialist or a generalist.  Are you a specialist that focuses on a certain topic or style or a generalist that shoots anything and everything?  Like Brian, I am a generalist and shoot just about anything.

Getaway Winner

Eric Palmer, one of our committee members, was the overall winner in the 2008 Getaway Gallery competition held by Getaway Magazine.  Congratulations Eric!

Here is the winning entry, “Simonsberg”.

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11 Essential Photoshop E-Books Amazingly Free

Specky boy writes,

Trying to find quality Photoshop ebooks is hard enough for anyone, trying to find FREE ebooks is even harder. Once I found some I was surprised at the caliber of the content, and bemused that they were given away for free.

Read his article here.