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The Photographer
Photography Talk (42 Viewing)
Issues of interest to photographers. Post questions that transcend brand.
5,439 96,881
Lighting and Technique (37 Viewing)
Studio lighting, light modification, portable flash, as well as studio and location technique.
3,200 40,428
Tutorials (7 Viewing)
Tutorials about all aspects of photography.
384 5,666
Discuss the art of image editing, PhotoShop, and other programs that aid in the processing of photographs, as well as software, hardware, and techniques for managing color. Also discuss workflow techniques, tools, and procedures.
2,521 23,280
Tripods, monopods, window pods, heads, Remote controls, filters, infrared, GPS, etc.
1,242 12,375
Anything related to printing and displaying photography.
796 6,556
Computers and Software (25 Viewing)
Discuss computers, peripherals, storage solutions, file and image management software, and miscellaneous other software.
2,125 21,666
Generating sales or working in the biz.
1,437 17,475
For discussion of the science aspect of photography. Topics on math, physics, and chemistry in relation to photography are right at home here.
58 698
Digital Video (3 Viewing)
Discuss any issues relating to the use of digital video: cameras, software, technique. Upload samples as well.
155 820
Interviews with photographers and those in the business. Articles about subjects of interest to photographers and photography enthusiasts.
81 709
Marketplace (1 Viewing)
Buy and sell gear. You must have at least 20 posts on PhotoCamel to list items here. You may list photography-related or other items you're selling, including pictures, advertise your services, search for a photographer, or post notices for items you want to buy. PhotoCamel is not responsible for any transactions through this forum.
2,067 7,824
Contests, Challenges, and Assignments
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 thcofer
5 Minutes Ago Go to last post
334 95,816
Fun Stuff (23 Viewing)
Off-the-wall challenges and random fun. Feel free to add your own.
5,073 178,828
The regular themed contests.
138 2,649
Photo of the Week (17 Viewing)
Current and past POTW.
433 7,104
Speed Challenges (2 Viewing)
Take the challenge and show off your editing skills.
401 7,019
Cameras and Lenses
Canon Forum (34 Viewing)
Anything related to Canon cameras and lenses for the Canon system.
3,589 44,003
Nikon Forum (54 Viewing)
Anything related to Nikon cameras, as well as lenses for the Nikon system.
4,057 55,289
Anything related to cameras using the Four Thirds standard: Olympus, Panasonic, and any related Leica and Sigma lenses.
1,255 10,229
Panasonic Forum (1 Viewing)
Discuss anything related to Panasonic cameras, lenses, camcorders, and accessories.
by Foobird
6 Days Ago Go to last post
40 269
Fuji Forum (2 Viewing)
Fujifilm cameras and compatible equipment.
647 3,604
Sony Forum (4 Viewing)
Anything related to Sony cameras, lenses, accessories, as well as Minolta gear.
420 3,798
Pentax Forum (3 Viewing)
Anything related to Pentax cameras and lenses for the Pentax system.
155 1,857
Sigma Forum (4 Viewing)
Anything related to Sigma cameras and lenses.
146 1,506
For discussion of any cameras not covered by other categories, including Pentax, Konica Minolta, Sony, Sigma, and Leica.
235 1,495
For discussions surrounding medium or large format cameras.
224 2,247
Film Camera Forum (3 Viewing)
Film cameras and issues.
524 4,578
Compact Camera Forum (1 Viewing)
Discuss and compare compact cameras.
339 1,984
A place for PhotoCamel members to give their personal reviews of camera gear of all types.
421 1,258
Photography by Genre: Critique and Discussion
Display and discuss abstract & artistic expression.
2,455 20,018
Display and discuss architectural & cityscape photography.
2 Hours Ago Go to last post
2,738 20,653
Birds (45 Viewing)
Display and discuss bird photography.
16,235 140,846
Black & White (16 Viewing)
Display and discuss black & white photography.
by rocket
6 Hours Ago Go to last post
10,489 81,995
Camera Phone (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss snapshots from camera phones or tablets.
432 2,476
Commercial (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss commercially used photogrpahy.
565 5,224
Event & Performance (5 Viewing)
Display and discuss event & performance photography.
648 4,286
Fashion (27 Viewing)
Display and discuss fashion photography.
13 Minutes Ago Go to last post
4,620 44,671
Food (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss food related photography.
14 Hours Ago Go to last post
485 4,152
Display and discuss HDR (High Dynamic Range) photographs.
11,808 122,750
Kids & Family (9 Viewing)
Display and discuss kids and family photography (not individual portraits)
7 Hours Ago Go to last post
3,300 33,705
Landscape & Travel (20 Viewing)
Display and discuss landscape and travel photography.
14,644 108,067
Macro & Close-up (15 Viewing)
Display and discuss macro and close-up photography.
12,220 94,218
Nature & Wildlife (10 Viewing)
Display and discuss nature and wildlife photography, excluding birds.
by jjdog2
22 Minutes Ago Go to last post
9,824 72,242
Pets (11 Viewing)
Display and discuss pet photography.
3,741 28,224
Display and discuss images that have been created or modified digitally.
2,059 16,079
Portraits (30 Viewing)
Display and discuss portraits (portraiture) photography.
17,097 206,078
Sports & Action (7 Viewing)
Display and discuss sports and action photography.
3,878 24,758
Still Life (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss still life photography.
983 12,397
Display and discuss street (urban) and photojournalism photography.
3,009 16,958
Transportation (7 Viewing)
Display and discuss transportation photography.
2,539 14,684
Weddings (4 Viewing)
Display and discuss wedding photography.
2,555 32,278
Display and discuss genres of photography not covered by the other boards.
2,143 16,400
PhotoCamel Miscellany
OT: Off-topic (8 Viewing)
Want to talk to the Camel community about things not related to photography? Here's the place!
2,099 54,319
Introduce Yourself (7 Viewing)
Use this board to tell others about yourself and to get to know who's in the PhotoCamel community.
12 Hours Ago Go to last post
5,620 27,537
Board for organizing real-world meetups among PhotoCamel members. Also use the board to create, announce, or join local camera clubs or photographic groups.
94 1,113
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.
610 2,065
Site features, tips and tricks, administrative notices.
Sub-Forums: Camel Groups
373 1,443
Suggest a forum addition or ask a question about how to use the forum.
7 Hours Ago Go to last post
822 6,113
Just Testing (4 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!
1 Day Ago Go to last post
103 323
Recent Posts
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