PhotoComment Magazine Issue 19

It is with great pleasure we bring you the latest issue of PhotoComment Magazine. In this issue we look at the work of Rob Smit our Student Portfolio featured this month, he is studying photography through Getpix and his work is great and he has a bright future in photography. We learn about painting with … Read morePhotoComment Magazine Issue 19

Glass Jar Photo Frames

Recycle Reuse & Repurpose

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In South Africa, recycling is a way of life that not very many people incorporate into their daily routine. Partly because we do not have the facilities or many places that offer this service, but mainly because most people are too lazy to think about what happens to their rubbish once they toss it in the bin.

So instead of carelessly dumping your trash, one of the ways you can help give used things a second life, is to reuse your glass jars, and use them as novelty photo frames.

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adventure – part 2

i realise a little more with every class that every penny i earn from now on will likely be spent on some or other piece of camera equipment. every lens we were introduced to at our last class sounded essential. i’m pretty sure i need at LEAST; a portrait lens, a telephoto lens, a macro lens, 2 ultra wide angle lenses and a fish eye lens as a cherry on the top (and that’s just to start). i haven’t told my husband what lenses cost, i just said “expensive”. for now i’ll have to be content with my little 18mm – 55mm “kit lens”.

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this is an adventure. care to join?

a friend recently asked me to describe myself in a few words. i said “commitment-phobe-but-recently-married, adventurer. i am constantly looking for ways to quench my thirst for change and new experiences. my latest exploration comes in the form of photography. i’m a noob at it. if you don’t think photography really classifies as “hard-core”, wait till you hear the jargon.

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PhotoComment Magazine May 2010 Issue 15

In this issue: Our featured reader’s portfolio is by Gavin Falck 5 Ways to fall in love with photography again See the latest products releases and industry news in Scoop. We learn about the White Balance. http://archive.photocomment.co.za/magazine/back-issues/ Please leave your thoughts and comments below or send them to magazine@photocomment.net.

PhotoComment Magazine April 2010 Issue 14

In this issue: We take a look at some of the Gold Award Winners from the Sony Profoto Awards. See the latest releases in Scoop. We review: Nikon Coolpix S3000 We learn about the Van Dyk Brown and Cyanotype Printing Methods. http://archive.photocomment.co.za/magazine/back-issues/ Please leave your thoughts and comments below or send them to magazine@photocomment.net.

PhotoComment Magazine February 2010 Issue 12

In this issue: We feature Frank Krummacher in our Professional Portfolio. See the latest releases in Scoop. We review: Sony Cyber-Shot DSC-HX5 Nikon Coolpix S1000PJ We learn about Zoo Photography in the Technique Section http://archive.photocomment.co.za/magazine/back-issues/ Please leave your thoughts and comments below or send them to magazine@photocomment.net.

September Issue of PhotoComment Magazine

Although it is a few days late, the new issue of PhotoComment Magazine will be live today. It is well worth the wait as we feature Christine Meintjes in our Pro Portfolio, one of SA’s most sought after wedding photographers. Our readers portfolio features Laetitia Kenny. We review the new Sony Alpha A550, and learn … Read moreSeptember Issue of PhotoComment Magazine