New Mexico, USA / December 2007

Photography Websites

Here is a list of websites on photography that I find to be of high quality and full of useful tips and tutorials on photography and equipment.

The Luminous Landscape
The Luminous Landscape is the web's most comprehensive site devoted to the art of landscape, nature and documentary photography.
Alain Briot is one of today's leading contemporary landscape photographers.
Cambridge in Colour
A site with some really great photography tutorials on things like diffraction and color.
George Barr
Behind The Lens blogger.
The Open Photographic Society
OPS is a free web-based photographic society open to everyone. It offers a wealth of photographic information, free web-hosting space for suitable galleries, forums, image evaluations, an on-line photography magazine and much more.
The Online Photographer
All-purpose time-wasting website for photo-dawgs of every stripe, age, sex, color, nationality, description, economic stratum, and media preference.
Digital Outback Photo
Fine Art Photography in the Digital Age.
F-8 and Be There!
Steve Kossacks website is the place to share stories and photos, trails and trips, tips and tricks.
Digital Photography Review
Where you'll find all the latest in digital photography and imaging news, reviews of the latest digital cameras and accessories.
John Shaw Photography
The on-line home of John Shaw. Hailed by American Photographer as "one of the best nature photographers around".
Birds As Art
Arthur Morris is a free-lance nature photographer and writer specializing in birds.
Nature Photographers Network
The Nature Photographers Network, an international cooperative network of amateur and professional photographers dedicated to the art and technique of nature, wildlife and landscape photography
Rob Galbraith
Rob Galbraith online resource for working digital photographers.
Norman Koren
Norman Koren photography and tutorials.

Equipment Shopping

Here is a list of some sites where you can buy useful photography equipment.

Wimberley make tripod heads for large telephoto lenses, macro accessories, Modular Flash Brackets, Arca-Swiss style quick-release clamps & plates, and more
Really Right Stuff
Body plates, lens mounts, ball heads and L-plates.
Kirk Photo
Kirk Quick Release equipment lets you quickly switch cameras and/or lenses.
B & H Foto & Electronics shop.
WhiBal® White Balance Reference Card and LensAlign focus calibration system.
Light Impressions
Light Impressions offers the world's largest variety of fine archival storage, display and presentation materials for negatives, transparencies, Cd's, photographs, artwork and documents.
LightGear backpack system offers lightweight, adaptable protection. This system has been designed specifically for the needs of field photographer who routinely carries a staggering array of delicate, expensive and inherently heavy gear over terrain that is challenging even without the load.
Gura Gear
Gura Gear bags are designed by photographers for photographers.
Store ratings, compare prices, bargains. If you buy on the net, check the store here.


Here is a list of photo magazines worth reading:

Fine art black and white photography magazine, extended multimedia publication, photography books, photography podcasts, and photography workshops.


Here is a list of websites dealing with tips, tricks and news on image software.

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom
Adobe Photoshop® Lightroom® answers the digital photographer’s call for a workflow application that allows photographers to quickly work with raw format images.
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop Creative Suite software.
Bibble Labs
Bibble Labs is the home of Bibble Professional Workflow software for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.
Capture One PRO
Capture One PRO is RAW workflow software designed for the professional photographer.
Gamutvision is a gamut viewer and much more. It is a powerful tool for learning color management, exploring its functions, and proofing color work flows.
Lightroom News
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom news. is a news blog dedicated to news and information about all things Photoshop.
Tom Niemann's website with lots of useful stuff.
The public, archival format for digital camera raw data.
OpenRAW is a Working Group of photographers and other people interested in advocating the open documentation of digital camera RAW files.

Norwegian Sites

Here is a list of some sites about photography in Norwegian.

BioFoto - forening for naturfotografer, er en åpen forening for alle som er interesserte i naturfotografering.
Fotografi er et nettsted for nyheter, fotoråd og debatt. eies av tidsskriftet Fotografi, og skal være et viktig møtested for fotografer og fotointeresserte. er i dag norges største nettsted for fotografi.

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