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my favorite things: tarah sweeney

Lock up your wallets because we’ve got a fun, and tempting, new series for you to get to know the CMpros a little better! What better way to learn about them than to ask them what their favorite things are, photography related or not? Next up is Tarah Sweeney sharing what she loves!
tarah sweeney’s favorite things

1. Tripod! Being behind the camera is my career and passion, but being in front of it is so important too! It’s so hard to(…)

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peek inside | marissa gifford

It’s time for another installment of one of our favorite blog series, a peek inside.  Today, we have one of our newest CMmentors to feature, Marissa Gifford.  Marissa is an amazing photographer based out of Washington and we couldn’t be more thrilled to see a little inside her life today!
a peek inside | marissa gifford

1.  Nikon 70-200mm 2.8 – This lens is my most recent acquisition and has quickly become my favorite for outdoor sessions. Families, high school seniors and(…)

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office space | shalonda chaddock

Having your own office space, whether in a full on studio building or nestled in a corner of your home, is exciting and helps to nurture creativity and productivity.  We thought it would be fun to show off the spaces of CM forum members to help inspire you when it comes to your own office areas.  Today, we’re going to start off with CMpro Shalonda Chaddock of Chubby Cheek Photography.

office space | shalonda chaddock
So when we moved last year I(…)

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peek inside | lisa benemelis

It’s time for another installment of one of our favorite blog series, a peek inside.  Today, we have one of our new CMmentors to feature, Lisa Benemelis.  Lisa is a brilliant California based hobbyist photographer and we couldn’t be more happy to have her on the CMteam and sharing here on the blog today!
a peek inside | lisa benemelis

1. Lensbaby composer Pro with Edge 80 optic – I’ve really fallen in love with this lens.

2. Lensbaby Sweet 35

3.  Canon 50mm(…)

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a peek inside | lynne rigby

It’s time for another installment of one of our favorite blog series, a peek inside. Today we have Lynne Rigby.
a peek inside | lynne rigby

1. 70-200 ƒ2.8 L IS version one

2. 24-70 ƒ2.8 L version one

3. 16-35 ƒ2.8 L

4. 100 2.8 Macro (non-L)

5. 135 ƒ2.0 L

6. 85 ƒ1.2 L

7. 85 ƒ1.8

Main body: 5D MarkIII and 50 ƒ1.4

My first “good” lens and I still use it all the time. I think about upgrading to the 50L, but I’ve heard such mixed(…)

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a peek inside | kristin ingalls

It’s time for another installment of our ‘peek inside’ series and today is CMmentor Kristin Ingalls!  Kristin is an incredibly talented natural light photographer who is so kind and knowledgeable.  Our photography forum wouldn’t be quite the same without Kristin and we are happy to have her here today on the blog sharing a little glimpse into her world!
a peek inside | kristin ingalls

1. Ketti camera bag – I’ve always wanted a Ketti bag, and when Clickin Moms came out(…)

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photoshop friday: a trip to the dentist

CMmentor, Lisa Harrison has been showcasing different little tips and tricks, picture plays, photo fixes,  tutorials and so much more Fridays here on the blog.   Our members are able to submit questions for her and she may choose their question to answer in her post – so fun and a great way to get answers to your Photoshop questions.  Blog readers are also welcome to submit questions in the comments section if there’s a topic you would like Lisa(…)

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