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More options in the pictorial print division

More options in the pictorial print division Carole G. Honigsfield If the joy is in using your camera to create images, it certainly is not diminished by whether or not the final product is completed by a lab. Not too many years ago our Pictorial Print Division stipulated that all prints for international exhibitions, portfolios, […]

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Operating room photography

Operating room photography Barry Slaven Fledgling authors are told to “write what you know” because that’s what is often easiest for people to write about. I believe that the same maxim applies to photography and have for many years been photographing what I know: the operating room (OR). As a board-certified surgeon in a major […]

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International Color Slide Competition for Individuals round 3 results – ICSCI

International Color Slide Competition for Individuals round 3 results – ICSCI – Color Slide Joanne Stolte Round 3 of the ICSCI was judged on April 8, 2003, by Anne Eastwood; June Hughes, APSA; and Stan Watt, PPSA, members of Pasadena Photochromers of Pasadena, CA. Jean Romain of Scottsdale, AZ received the first place award for […]

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Preparing images for output – Part Two

Preparing images for output – Part Two – photographic image processing for viewing on computer screen Stanley Ashbrook Preparing images for viewing on screen When you prepare images for displaying on screen, you have different considerations. You want the best quality image with the smallest file size. To do this you save your file in […]

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Adobe Photoshop Elements: emulated layer mask

Adobe Photoshop Elements: emulated layer mask – Part 3 Of 3 Stan Ashbrook This is the last of a three-part series on Adobe’s Photoshop Elements. In the new release of Elements version 2.0, Adobe has provided the ability to save selections, which in itself is worth the upgrade price. They have also added a Selection […]

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What’s New in Digital Imaging Software?

What’s New in Digital Imaging Software? Stanley Ashbrook One of the truths in computers in general and digital photography in particular is that there will be change and new products that will extend our ability and creativity and this article addresses some of these new products and important upgrades. * Photoshop 6 The latest upgrade […]

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Has PSA Displayed Your Art? – Photographic Society of America

Has PSA Displayed Your Art? – Photographic Society of America – Brief Article John Streich Since its inception in 1990, the Headquarters Print Display program has featured the work of many of our members. Where could you find a more photo-oriented audience than the visitors to the Headquarters office of PSA? This chapters program provides […]

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Myths and realities – how Photographic Society of America is managed – Through the President’s Viewfinder

Myths and realities – how Photographic Society of America is managed – Through the President’s Viewfinder – Column James H. Turnbull Through the years that I have been working in various PSA administrative and other positions, I have heard many misconceptions about how our Society functions, how it is sturctured, its legal and tax limitations, […]

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The $12 megapack: a do-it-yourself project

The $12 megapack: a do-it-yourself project – external battery pack for flash units Tom Fuller A Do-It-Yourself Project The $12 Megapack Undoubtedly, candid weddings are one of the most popular areas of photography for the serious amateur. In every community, dozens of shooters advertise their services, and the fierce competition forces each to price his […]

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New members

New members The following people and organizations joined PSA from July 14th-August 15th, 2001. The new member’s name is followed by his/her town and sponsor’s name. California Charlie Patterson, Livermore, Sherry Grivett Dan Hang, Rosemead, Gia Trung David C. Sacks, Crestline, PSA Website Janice J. Clymer, Carlsbad, PSA Website Jimmy Chu, Stanton, Vy Vy Tran […]