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Home - Amateur Photographer
Taking photos has never been easier thanks to the steady rise of smartphones. Try free. Practice at Home Take photographs of the nature that surrounds your home, the food that you plate, and the people you interact. Practicing techniques at home will make you a better photographer. Instead, buy books about photography. They will always be useful. Understand Composition Composition is an essential feature in photography.
Frequently asked questions
By far the most significant event in the history of amateur photography was the introduction of the Kodak 1 camera in Invented and marketed by George Eastman — , a former bank clerk from Rochester, New York, the Kodak was a simple box camera that came loaded with a exposure roll of film. When the roll was finished, the entire machine was sent back to the factory in Rochester, where it was reloaded and returned to the customer while the first roll was being processed. By simplifying the apparatus and even processing the film for the consumer, he made photography accessible to millions of casual amateurs with no particular professional training, technical expertise, or aesthetic credentials. By , just ten years after the first Kodak was introduced, one photography journal estimated that over 1.
Monthly points count towards your APOY ranking. New prize for the best-performing UK camera club. Landscape photography is an incredibly popular genre. Your highest ranked image in each round will count towards your year-long APOY ranking. Rankings will be updated after each round, and anyone who has scored points so far will be included.