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JP Danko
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/get-started-with-studio-lighting-for-less-than-100/Get Started With Studio Lighting for Less than $100 



If you’re relatively new to photography, studio lighting can seem like a whole other world. If you’re like me when I started with studio lighting, you probably have a pretty decent camera and have seen a noticeable improvement in the quality of your photography as you have learned to Click The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/get-started-with-studio-lighting-for-less-than-100/
If you're relatively new to photography, studio lighting can seem like a whole other world. If you're like me when I started with studio lighting, you probably have a pretty decent camera and have seen a noticeable improvement in the quality of your photography as you have learned to work with ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/the-social-media-fallacy-does-social-media-generate-business-income/The Social Media Fallacy – Does Social Media Generate Business Income?

Let me ask you a simple question: Does your investment in social media generate business income? For most of the creative professionals I ask, the answer is either: “No, not really” or “I don’t know.” The more I invest in social media, the more I get the feeling that this social media thing is Click The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/the-social-media-fallacy-does-social-media-generate-business-income/
Let me ask you a simple question: Does your investment in social media generate business income? For most of the creative professionals I ask, the answer is either: “No, not really” or “I don't know.” The more I invest in social media, the more I get the feeling that this social media thing is ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/what-an-art-director-wants-to-see-in-your-photography-portfolio/What An Art Director Wants To See In Your Photography Portfolio

When you pitch your photography portfolio to potential clients, it is extremely important to show only what they are looking for. But how do you know what an Art Director actually wants to see? It is very difficult to self-critique your own work, and even harder to put together a comprehensive Click The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/what-an-art-director-wants-to-see-in-your-photography-portfolio/
When you pitch your photography portfolio to potential clients, it is extremely important to show only what they are looking for. But how do you know what an Art Director actually wants to see? It is very difficult to self-critique your own work, and even harder to put together a comprehensive ...
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excellent for me. thanks man.
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/how-to-move-your-dropbox-pro-folder-if-your-c-drive-is-full/How To Move Your Dropbox Pro Folder If Your C Drive Is Full

If you're a Dropbox user, you probably have your Dropbox folder installed at the default location - on your systems drive the Main (C:) drive.

If you have upgraded to Dropbox Pro with 1 TB of storage space - sooner or later you're probably going to run into a storage space issue on your local computer - unless your current Main (C:) drive is already larger than 1 TB.

Keep reading to learn how to move your Dropbox Pro folder if your (C:) drive is full.

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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/why-im-not-ditching-my-dslr-for-a-sony-a7r-ii/Why I’m Not Ditching My DSLR for a Sony A7R II 
 
Before I even start this article, we need to add a disclaimer – if you love charts and graphs and full resolution comparisons, or if you have a visceral emotional attachment to your gear and/or need validation for your purchase decisions from the internet – you might want to move on to tClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/why-im-not-ditching-my-dslr-for-a-sony-a7r-ii/
Before I even start this article, we need to add a disclaimer – if you love charts and graphs and full resolution comparisons, or if you have a visceral emotional attachment to your gear and/or need validation for your purchase decisions from the internet – you might want to move on to the next ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/dynamic-range-the-final-frontier/Dynamic Range – The Final Frontier 



A while back I wrote about how High ISO Has Revolutionized Photography. With the release of the Sony Alpha 7 II and other high ISO low light DSLR champs like the Nikon D810  – and now that moonlight is a viable light source, I think its safe to say that the realm of high ISO, low lighClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/dynamic-range-the-final-frontier/
A while back I wrote about how High ISO Has Revolutionized Photography. With the release of the Sony Alpha 7 II and other high ISO low light DSLR champs like the Nikon D810 – and now that moonlight is a viable light source, I think its safe to say that the realm of high ISO, low light […] ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/light-painting-halloween-costume-photos-eric-pare-style/Light Painting Halloween Costume Photos – Eric Paré Style

If you want to try something different this Halloween, how about trying some light painting portraits with your kids? Its easier than you think, and I’ll show you how its done in this article. Each photo in this article includes the before and after of each image.  Click the slider in the miClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/light-painting-halloween-costume-photos-eric-pare-style/
If you want to try something different this Halloween, how about trying some light painting portraits with your kids? Its easier than you think, and I'll show you how its done in this article. Each photo in this article includes the before and after of each image. Click the slider in the middle ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/500px-and-google-chromecast-partnership-an-exclusive-interview-with-500px/500px and Google Chromecast Partnership – An Exclusive Interview With 500px

500px and Google recently announced an agreement that will see a curated selection of the 500px photography collection available to Google Chromecast users for display on their HD TVs. Here is how 500px describes the service: As one of the first external Chromecast photography partners, 500px iClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/500px-and-google-chromecast-partnership-an-exclusive-interview-with-500px/
500px and Google recently announced an agreement that will see a curated selection of the 500px photography collection available to Google Chromecast users for display on their HD TVs. Here is how 500px describes the service: As one of the first external Chromecast photography partners, ...
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it's just a link to the full article over at +DIYPhotography  :p
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/backup-quick-tip-how-to-move-your-dropbox-pro-folder-if-your-c-drive-is-full/Backup Quick Tip: How To Move Your Dropbox Pro Folder If Your C Drive Is Full

If you’re a Dropbox user, you probably have your Dropbox folder installed at the default location – on your systems drive the Main (C:) drive (under My Documents in you are on windows). If you have upgraded to Dropbox Pro with 1 TB of storage space – sooner or later you’re probably going to runClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/backup-quick-tip-how-to-move-your-dropbox-pro-folder-if-your-c-drive-is-full/
If you're a Dropbox user, you probably have your Dropbox folder installed at the default location – on your systems drive the Main (C:) drive (under My Documents in you are on windows). If you have upgraded to Dropbox Pro with 1 TB of storage space – sooner or later you're probably going to run ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/5-ideas-on-how-to-use-dropbox-for-small-business/5 Ideas On How To Use Dropbox for Small Business

As a small business owner, you probably already use Dropbox as part of your daily workflow.

However, in this post I am going to share five tips to use Dropbox for small business that you might not have already thought of.

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As a small business owner, you probably already use Dropbox as part of your daily workflow. However, in this post I am going to share five tips to use Dropbox for small business that you might not have already thought of.
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/photos-of-the-perseids-meteor-shower-with-the-milky-way-and-northern-lights/Photos of The Perseids Meteor Shower With The Milky Way and Northern Lights! 



Sometimes the cosmic forces of the universe just align to give you the opportunity to produce some really really unique photographs. There is no other way to explain how I was able to capture these photographs of the Perseids Meteor Shower with the Milky Way and the Northern LightsClick The Link For The Full Article http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/photos-of-the-perseids-meteor-shower-with-the-milky-way-and-northern-lights/
Sometimes the cosmic forces of the universe just align to give you the opportunity to produce some really really unique photographs. There is no other way to explain how I was able to capture these photographs of the Perseids Meteor Shower with the Milky Way and the Northern Lights in a single ...
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http://www.blurmediaphotography.com/hands-on-review-nikon-20mm-f1-8-lens/Hands On Review – Nikon 20mm f/1.8 Lens

The Nikon 20mm f/1.8 G was released back in the fall of 2014. I originally ordered this lens way back in the spring of 2015, but due to production delays at Nikon, I didn’t get my hands on one until just a few weeks ago – which ended up being a great deal on an [...]

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The Nikon 20mm f/1.8 G was released back in the fall of 2014. I originally ordered this lens way back in the spring of 2015, but due to production delays at Nikon, I didn't get my hands on one until just a few weeks ago – which ended up being a great deal on an […] ...
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blurMEDIA Commercial Photography - Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Introduction
blurMEDIA Photography specializes in the dynamic photography of people - industrial, athletic, adventure, scientific, health care, medical, architectural and infrastructure photography.
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JP can change a lens mid-rappel, swap out a memory card while treading water, or use a camel as a light stand.
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  • McMaster University
    2001
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John-Paul Danko, blurMEDIA, blur MEDIA, blurmedia photography, blur media photography, J.P. Danko
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  • blurMEDIA
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