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Photography by Genre: Critique and Discussion
Display and discuss abstract & artistic expression.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
2,590 20,802
Display and discuss architectural & cityscape photography.
2,935 21,730
Birds (26 Viewing)
Display and discuss bird photography.
18,239 164,426
Black & White (15 Viewing)
Display and discuss black & white photography.
11,289 87,909
Commercial (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss commercially used photogrpahy.
602 5,584
Event & Performance (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss event & performance photography.
by shroti
3 Minutes Ago Go to last post
740 4,847
Fashion (16 Viewing)
Display and discuss fashion photography.
4,732 46,150
Food (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss food related photography.
555 4,586
Display and discuss HDR (High Dynamic Range) photographs.
4 Hours Ago Go to last post
13,035 136,579
Kids & Family (9 Viewing)
Display and discuss kids and family photography (not individual portraits)
1 Day Ago Go to last post
3,403 34,444
Landscape & Travel (10 Viewing)
Display and discuss landscape and travel photography.
15,363 112,967
Macro & Close-up (9 Viewing)
Display and discuss macro and close-up photography.
18 Minutes Ago Go to last post
13,080 100,321
Nature & Wildlife (6 Viewing)
Display and discuss nature and wildlife photography, excluding birds.
by Gautam
11 Hours Ago Go to last post
10,585 78,146
Pets (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss pet photography.
1 Hour Ago Go to last post
3,893 29,097
Display and discuss images that have been created or modified digitally.
by Stiga
10 Hours Ago Go to last post
2,166 16,942
Portraits (9 Viewing)
Display and discuss single portrait photography. For more in-depth critique, visit our "Portrait (Advanced Critique)" board.
17,056 208,279
Board for the advanced amateur to professional wishing to improve their portraits through more in-depth critiquing and analyzing of their work.
561 3,636
Sports & Action (4 Viewing)
Display and discuss sports and action photography.
16 Hours Ago Go to last post
4,016 25,620
Still Life (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss still life photography.
1,046 13,183
Display and discuss street (urban) and photojournalism photography.
3,280 19,049
Transportation (6 Viewing)
Display and discuss transportation photography.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
2,728 16,013
Weddings (4 Viewing)
Display and discuss wedding photography.
2,613 32,829
Display and discuss genres of photography not covered by the other boards.
2,275 16,882
Cameras and Lenses
Canon (30 Viewing)
Anything related to Canon cameras and lenses for the Canon system.
1 Week Ago Go to last post
3,696 45,305
Nikon (45 Viewing)
Anything related to Nikon cameras, as well as lenses for the Nikon system.
4,161 56,594
Olympus (4 Viewing)
Anything related to Olympus cameras (Micro 4/3's or Four Thirds) as well as lenses for the Olympus systems.
1,287 10,412
Discuss anything related to Panasonic cameras, lenses, and accessories.
88 414
Fuji (6 Viewing)
Fujifilm cameras and compatible equipment.
05-05-2015 Go to last post
657 3,677
Sony (6 Viewing)
Anything related to Sony cameras, lenses, accessories, as well as Minolta gear.
437 3,957
Pentax (1 Viewing)
Anything related to Pentax cameras and lenses for the Pentax system.
163 1,948
Sigma (2 Viewing)
Anything related to Sigma cameras and lenses.
6 Days Ago Go to last post
155 1,571
Camera Phone (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss camera phones or cameras in tablets.
by Stiga
05-30-2015 Go to last post
444 2,508
For discussions surrounding medium or large format cameras.
231 2,302
Film Camera (7 Viewing)
Film cameras and issues.
532 4,681
Compact Camera (1 Viewing)
Discuss and compare compact cameras.
6 Days Ago Go to last post
341 2,009
For discussion of any cameras or lenses not covered by other categories.
249 1,591
A place for PhotoCamel members to give their personal reviews of camera gear of all types.
by Dmitri
05-29-2015 Go to last post
425 1,275
Tools Of the Trade
Buy and sell gear. You must have at least 20 posts on PhotoCamel to list items here. You may list photography related items you're selling, or post notices for items you want to buy. PhotoCamel is not responsible for any transactions through this forum.
by DCB12
4 Days Ago Go to last post
2,160 8,145
Tutorials (19 Viewing)
Tutorials covering all the different and diverse aspects of photography.
415 5,871
Lighting Technique (44 Viewing)
Studio lighting, light modification, portable flash, as well as studio and location technique.
3,260 41,212
Camera Accessories (9 Viewing)
Tripods, monopods, bags, ball heads, remote controls, filters, infrared, GPS, etc.
1,269 12,602
Image Editing (15 Viewing)
Discuss details of image editing using Lightroom, PhotoShop, GIMP, etc, and other programs or plugins that aid in the processing of photographs. Also discuss workflow techniques, tools, and procedures.
by rickb
2 Days Ago Go to last post
2,602 23,932
Printing Images (9 Viewing)
Anything related to printing and displaying photography.
809 6,649
Computers and Software (17 Viewing)
Discuss computers, peripherals, storage solutions, and miscellaneous software, other than image editing.
2,177 22,243
Working or generating sales in the photography business.
1,459 17,704
PhotoCamel Lounge
Introduce Yourself (3 Viewing)
Use this board to tell others about yourself and to get to know who's in the PhotoCamel community.
5 Hours Ago Go to last post
5,725 28,199
Photography Talk (41 Viewing)
Issues of interest to photographers. Post questions that transcend brand.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
5,574 99,043
Photo of the Week (8 Viewing)
Current and past POTW.
481 8,062
Forum to discuss and share everything related to "A Photo A Day" or "365 projects." Members starting a new project are encouraged to open one thread and add their images (on a daily basis) for constructive comments and critiques.
by palters
1 Week Ago Go to last post
254 78,034
Forum to discuss and share everything related to "A Photo A Week" or "52 projects." Members starting a new project are encouraged to open one thread and add their images (on weekly basis) for constructive comments and critiques.
94 23,093
Fun Stuff (16 Viewing)
Off-the-wall challenges and random fun. Feel free to add your own.
4 Hours Ago Go to last post
5,362 191,607
Speed Challenges (1 Viewing)
Take the challenge and show off your editing skills.
408 7,099
Your Work on the Web (1 Viewing)
Show off your work on the Web. Discuss the work of others. Post announcements of public events of interest to photographers.
620 2,106
Board for organizing real-world meetups among PhotoCamel members or to create, announce, or join local camera clubs or photography groups.
96 1,123
Board for announcements of social groups created by PhotoCamel members and for updates from the Camel Groups.
by Golem
03-07-2015 Go to last post
253 279
OT: Off-topic (2 Viewing)
Want to talk to the Camel community about things not related to photography? Here's the place!
2,159 56,047
PhotoCamel Miscellany
Site features, tips and tricks, administrative notices.
05-20-2015 Go to last post
119 1,193
Suggest a forum addition or ask a question about how to use the forum.
845 6,151
Just Testing (2 Viewing)
Board that new members can use to learn how to use forum features such as posting threads, creating polls, inserting images into threads, and more. All of your mistakes here are right at home!
06-01-2015 Go to last post
117 362
Recent Posts
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