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Competitions
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RA Photo Club Member, Yi Cui, wins Bronze in the 2019 TIPF International Photography Contest!

A huge congratulations to Yi Cui for his image “Heavenly Horse Running in Kalajun Prairie in Xinjiang”, which won the Bronze medal in the theme “China”!! The 2019 contest received support, participation and contribution from 65 art institutions and organizations, and tens of thousands of photographers and image lovers. After three months of collection, sorting and […]

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Amazing Urban Winter Art! Canary Wharf Winter Lights

This article may inspire local photographers for Winterlude … The Canary Wharf Winter Lights (in England)  features 21 installations by some of the most imaginative and exciting international artists working with light art today. The installations are scattered through the Canary Wharf estate inviting everyone to explore. Many of the installations are interactive and bring […]

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General Interest
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Article about Gordon Parks, Life Magazine Photographer

This post submitted by Rick Strong. The New York Times, Lens section, has published an article about a new book on Gordon Parks. The article may be something of interest to the Urban Group and perhaps people of a certain age who devoured LIFE magazine regularly! It also has some great Gordon Parks photos. The article states, […]

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Photographing Fall Foliage

This post submitted by Rick Strong. Although our Fall colours may be covered in a bit of snow, this article from CBS News might still interesting for RAPC landscape photographers: “Each autumn, as the weather cools and the leaves turn colors, the country lanes and lakes of New England turn into tourist hotspots. Around $3 billion […]

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Editorial
Information
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The old-world charm of India’s portrait studios

RAPC blog readers, particularly studio group members, might be interested in this photo story about India’s portrait studios on the BBC website. In 2014, Ketaki Sheth, an award-winning Indian photographer, began shooting portraits of visitors to the Jagdish Photo Studio in Manori, a coastal village in the western state of Maharashtra. She says she stumbled […]

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Editorial
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Richard Martin Workshop Vision and Discovery: Explore Your Creative Spirit

By Nelly Almeida-Long   I recently participated in a Richard Martin workshop held in Ottawa. The workshop was such a great experience! We went to places that you would normally go to when in a new city, but took pictures that were out side the norm. Richard pointed out things that were not visible to most of […]

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