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  Forum Last Post Threads Posts
Photography by Genre: Critique and Discussion
Display and discuss abstract & artistic expression.
by Golem
15 Minutes Ago Go to last post
2,571 20,724
Display and discuss architectural & cityscape photography.
2,894 21,551
Birds (53 Viewing)
Display and discuss bird photography.
17,859 160,072
Black & White (36 Viewing)
Display and discuss black & white photography.
by Stiga
25 Minutes Ago Go to last post
11,149 86,643
Commercial (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss commercially used photogrpahy.
by jjdog2
5 Days Ago Go to last post
599 5,564
Event & Performance (1 Viewing)
Display and discuss event & performance photography.
by GrayCat
1 Day Ago Go to last post
721 4,770
Fashion (17 Viewing)
Display and discuss fashion photography.
4,715 45,961
Food (3 Viewing)
Display and discuss food related photography.
by Brooks
21 Hours Ago Go to last post
544 4,527
Display and discuss HDR (High Dynamic Range) photographs.
12,859 134,733
Kids & Family (5 Viewing)
Display and discuss kids and family photography (not individual portraits)
2 Days Ago Go to last post
3,387 34,361
Landscape & Travel (27 Viewing)
Display and discuss landscape and travel photography.
15,252 112,238
Macro & Close-up (12 Viewing)
Display and discuss macro and close-up photography.
12,868 98,957
Nature & Wildlife (18 Viewing)
Display and discuss nature and wildlife photography, excluding birds.
10,441 77,126
Pets (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss pet photography.
3,870 29,007
Display and discuss images that have been created or modified digitally.
2,140 16,783
Portraits (25 Viewing)
Display and discuss single portrait photography. For more in-depth critique, visit our "Portrait (Advanced Critique)" board.
17,016 207,925
Board for the advanced amateur to professional wishing to improve their portraits through more in-depth critiquing and analyzing of their work.
550 3,534
Sports & Action (2 Viewing)
Display and discuss sports and action photography.
5 Hours Ago Go to last post
3,985 25,437
Still Life (4 Viewing)
Display and discuss still life photography.
1,040 13,124
Display and discuss street (urban) and photojournalism photography.
by Padre
3 Hours Ago Go to last post
3,250 18,883
Transportation (19 Viewing)
Display and discuss transportation photography.
2,702 15,857
Weddings (7 Viewing)
Display and discuss wedding photography.
2,603 32,787
Display and discuss genres of photography not covered by the other boards.
by jjdog2
4 Days Ago Go to last post
2,264 16,849
Cameras and Lenses
Canon (47 Viewing)
Anything related to Canon cameras and lenses for the Canon system.
3,683 45,157
Nikon (48 Viewing)
Anything related to Nikon cameras, as well as lenses for the Nikon system.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
4,138 56,351
Olympus (1 Viewing)
Anything related to Olympus cameras (Micro 4/3's or Four Thirds) as well as lenses for the Olympus systems.
by spuddy
5 Days Ago Go to last post
1,284 10,396
Discuss anything related to Panasonic cameras, lenses, and accessories.
3 Weeks Ago Go to last post
86 408
Fuji (3 Viewing)
Fujifilm cameras and compatible equipment.
1 Week Ago Go to last post
656 3,669
Sony (6 Viewing)
Anything related to Sony cameras, lenses, accessories, as well as Minolta gear.
435 3,921
Anything related to Pentax cameras and lenses for the Pentax system.
162 1,924
Sigma (1 Viewing)
Anything related to Sigma cameras and lenses.
154 1,561
Display and discuss camera phones or cameras in tablets.
by Stiga
03-03-2015 Go to last post
441 2,503
For discussions surrounding medium or large format cameras.
231 2,302
Film Camera (15 Viewing)
Film cameras and issues.
531 4,673
Discuss and compare compact cameras.
340 2,003
For discussion of any cameras or lenses not covered by other categories.
1 Week Ago Go to last post
249 1,590
A place for PhotoCamel members to give their personal reviews of camera gear of all types.
423 1,272
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 Pony
1 Week Ago Go to last post
2,151 8,118
Tutorials (13 Viewing)
Tutorials covering all the different and diverse aspects of photography.
3 Weeks Ago Go to last post
413 5,863
Lighting Technique (25 Viewing)
Studio lighting, light modification, portable flash, as well as studio and location technique.
3,251 41,119
Camera Accessories (8 Viewing)
Tripods, monopods, bags, ball heads, remote controls, filters, infrared, GPS, etc.
1 Day Ago Go to last post
1,266 12,586
Image Editing (21 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 Hours Ago Go to last post
2,590 23,850
Printing Images (6 Viewing)
Anything related to printing and displaying photography.
by Tusker
4 Weeks Ago Go to last post
806 6,625
Computers and Software (19 Viewing)
Discuss computers, peripherals, storage solutions, and miscellaneous software, other than image editing.
2,172 22,179
Working or generating sales in the photography business.
by eosxt
1 Week Ago Go to last post
1,457 17,697
PhotoCamel Lounge
Introduce Yourself (6 Viewing)
Use this board to tell others about yourself and to get to know who's in the PhotoCamel community.
5,711 28,130
Photography Talk (38 Viewing)
Issues of interest to photographers. Post questions that transcend brand.
5,553 98,870
Photo of the Week (9 Viewing)
Current and past POTW.
471 7,871
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.
254 77,975
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
2 Hours Ago Go to last post
93 22,823
Fun Stuff (20 Viewing)
Off-the-wall challenges and random fun. Feel free to add your own.
8 Minutes Ago Go to last post
5,305 190,051
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 1,121
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 (4 Viewing)
Want to talk to the Camel community about things not related to photography? Here's the place!
2,153 55,982
PhotoCamel Miscellany
Site features, tips and tricks, administrative notices.
118 1,159
Suggest a forum addition or ask a question about how to use the forum.
841 6,117
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!
115 360
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