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  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Photography by Genre: Critique and Discussion
Display and discuss abstract & artistic expression.
by gehutch
5 Days Ago Go to last post
2,781 21,827
Display and discuss architectural & cityscape photography.
by Larry D
8 Hours Ago Go to last post
3,202 23,260
Birds (59 Viewing)
Display and discuss bird photography.
22,794 218,730
Black & White (21 Viewing)
Display and discuss black & white photography.
12,829 101,039
Commercial (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss commercially used photogrpahy.
622 5,845
Event & Performance (5 Viewing)
Display and discuss event & performance photography.
859 5,500
Fashion (15 Viewing)
Display and discuss fashion photography.
4,884 47,359
Food (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss food related photography.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
612 4,977
Display and discuss HDR (High Dynamic Range) photographs.
6 Hours Ago Go to last post
14,302 149,156
Infrared (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss Infrared photography and techniques.
6 Hours Ago Go to last post
281 1,792
Kids & Family (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss kids and family photography (not individual portraits)
by wolfd
1 Week Ago Go to last post
3,517 35,081
Landscape & Travel (21 Viewing)
Display and discuss landscape and travel photography.
16,421 119,635
Macro & Close-up (11 Viewing)
Display and discuss macro and close-up photography.
14,829 112,467
Nature & Wildlife (6 Viewing)
Display and discuss nature and wildlife photography, excluding birds.
by rudrei
9 Hours Ago Go to last post
11,630 85,379
Display and discuss pet photography.
4,107 30,156
Display and discuss images that have been created or modified digitally.
2,346 18,081
Portraits (13 Viewing)
Display and discuss single portrait photography. For more in-depth critique, visit our "Portrait (Advanced Critique)" board.
by rudrei
9 Hours Ago Go to last post
17,373 210,896
Board for the advanced amateur to professional wishing to improve their portraits through more in-depth critiquing and analyzing of their work.
by Golem
2 Weeks Ago Go to last post
634 4,394
Sports & Action (7 Viewing)
Display and discuss sports and action photography.
4,186 26,894
Display and discuss still life photography.
07-15-2017 Go to last post
1,158 14,384
Display and discuss street (urban) and photojournalism photography.
57 Minutes Ago Go to last post
3,632 21,055
Transportation (4 Viewing)
Display and discuss transportation photography.
3,052 17,959
Weddings (7 Viewing)
Display and discuss wedding photography.
2,652 33,192
Display and discuss genres of photography not covered by the other boards.
2 Days Ago Go to last post
2,386 17,479
Cameras and Lenses
Canon (23 Viewing)
Anything related to Canon cameras and lenses for the Canon system.
3,796 46,250
Nikon (13 Viewing)
Anything related to Nikon cameras, as well as lenses for the Nikon system.
4,264 57,749
Olympus (1 Viewing)
Anything related to Olympus cameras (Micro 4/3's or Four Thirds) as well as lenses for the Olympus systems.
by nzmacro
1 Week Ago Go to last post
1,345 10,815
Discuss anything related to Panasonic cameras, lenses, and accessories.
109 488
Fuji (1 Viewing)
Fujifilm cameras and compatible equipment.
670 3,754
Sony (5 Viewing)
Anything related to Sony cameras, lenses, accessories, as well as Minolta gear.
458 4,103
Pentax (6 Viewing)
Anything related to Pentax cameras and lenses for the Pentax system.
197 2,102
Sigma (4 Viewing)
Anything related to Sigma cameras and lenses.
164 1,658
Camera Phone (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss camera phones or cameras in tablets.
4 Weeks Ago Go to last post
458 2,577
For discussions surrounding medium or large format cameras.
235 2,350
Film Camera (1 Viewing)
Film cameras and issues.
539 4,802
Compact Camera (1 Viewing)
Discuss and compare compact cameras.
347 2,036
For discussion of any cameras or lenses not covered by other categories.
265 1,671
A place for PhotoCamel members to give their personal reviews of camera gear of all types.
430 1,298
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.
2,283 8,403
Tutorials (8 Viewing)
Tutorials covering all the different and diverse aspects of photography.
430 5,937
Lighting Technique (13 Viewing)
Studio lighting, light modification, portable flash, as well as studio and location technique.
3,310 41,596
Camera Accessories (11 Viewing)
Tripods, monopods, bags, ball heads, remote controls, filters, infrared, GPS, etc.
1,313 12,842
Image Editing (5 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.
2,678 24,439
Anything related to printing and displaying photography.
828 6,807
Computers and Software (15 Viewing)
Discuss computers, peripherals, storage solutions, and miscellaneous software, other than image editing.
2,260 22,873
Working or generating sales in the photography business.
1,476 17,796
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.
5,862 28,882
Photography Talk (24 Viewing)
Issues of interest to photographers. Post questions that transcend brand.
5,738 100,657
Photo of the Week (4 Viewing)
Current and past POTW.
546 9,275
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.
256 78,215
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.
by wolfd
3 Hours Ago Go to last post
106 25,041
Fun Stuff (21 Viewing)
Off-the-wall challenges and random fun. Feel free to add your own.
3 Hours Ago Go to last post
5,881 200,115
Take the challenge and show off your editing skills.
409 7,101
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.
633 2,149
Board for organizing real-world meetups among PhotoCamel members or to create, announce, or join local camera clubs or photography groups.
07-10-2017 Go to last post
99 1,136
Board for announcements of social groups created by PhotoCamel members and for updates from the Camel Groups.
254 280
OT: Off-topic (15 Viewing)
Want to talk to the Camel community about things not related to photography? Here's the place!
2,222 58,600
PhotoCamel Miscellany
Site features, tips and tricks, administrative notices.
by Stiga
09-21-2016 Go to last post
118 1,172
Suggest a forum addition or ask a question about how to use the forum.
877 6,420
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!
141 431
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