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Jim Purcell
Works at Jim Purcell Photography
Attended Grace Theological Seminary
Lives in Tucson, AZ
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Southern Arizona — Southern Arizona is a bird watcher's paradise! Well the big ones arrived! Sandhill cranes are three to four feet tall with a wingspan of over five feet. They live for over 20 yea...
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Olympus Debuts the PEN E-PL7 Aimed at Social Media Photographers - It's a new PEN with lots of creative features. Here's the scoop - http://www.ct-digiphoto.com/olympus-debuts-pen-e-pl7-aimed-social-media-photographers/
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On Oracle, Tucson, AZ Apr 25, 2011— This HDR rendition of a nearby restaurant was made from 7 exposures combined in Photomatrix, spruced-up using Topaz and touched-up in Photoshop.
 
PENTAX 645D
SMC Pentax-A 645 45mm ƒ2.8
ISO 200, ƒ2.8, 1/45-.5 second
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TucsonPhotographer.info is a great place to find information geared towards those in Tucson.
Butterfly Magic, Tucson, AZ — When the mercury starts to dip the best place to go in Tucson is the Butterfly Magic exhibit at the Tucson Botanical Gardens. Here is a "sketched" version of a fine sp...
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              For the lucky ones who are not booked on Monday, a rare treat is in store. You have 133 more national parks free and at your disposal than normal. A...
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Lots going on in Tucson for photographers this weekend!

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Photographer
Employment
  • Jim Purcell Photography
    Photographer, present
  • Des Plaines Publishing
    Graphic Artist, Pre-press
  • Chicago Print
    Production Manager
  • Daily News
    Publisher
  • Broken Bow Evangelical Free Church
    Interim Pastor
  • Oakdale Community Church
    Pastor
  • Century 21 Real Estate, All Pro Realty
    Realtor
  • Callaway Community Church
    Pastor
  • Lexington Berean Fundamental Church
    Pastor
  • Ansley Herald
    Publisher
  • Sargent Leader
    Publisher
  • Custer County Chief
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Currently
Tucson, AZ
Previously
Evanston, IL - Oakdale, CA - Manteca, CA - Callaway, NE - Lexington, NE - Winona Lake, IN - Kansas City, MO - Lincoln, NE - Broken Bow, NE - Sargent, NE - Callaway, NE
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A third generation journalist writing about and photographing the Tucson Area
Introduction
Grew up in a publishing family, I had two darkrooms to use! I've been published in sports, news, wildlife, landscapes, and social events.

I was introduced to digital images working as a graphic artist/pre-press in Chicago. Some of the clients were models, agencies, fashion designers, and high-dollar auction houses. I even worked on most of the small newspapers of the area no matter what their language.

Migrated to Tucson a few years back. I enjoy the desert life. Been using Photoshop since the early 80s and here in Tucson I've been experimenting with photography. I love it!
Education
  • Grace Theological Seminary
    Greek/Hebrew
  • Calvary Bible College
    Pastoral Studies
  • University of Nebraska–Lincoln
    Music Performance
  • Univervsity of Arizona
    Music Performance
  • Broken Bow High School
    College Prep
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This Month's Herb of the Month- Reishi Mushroom by: Megan Blum
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Plan July 7-13
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13 Tips to Perfect Your Landscape Photography
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Summer Solstice Luau at AZ Hops & Vines - Tucson Foodie
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Pre-Race Jitters
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If you went back in time, two years, and told me that not only was I about to take up running, but also that I would one day be running in t

Reporters sans frontières
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Reporters sans frontières assure la promotion et la défense de la liberté d'informer et d'être informé partout dans le monde. L'organisation, basée à Paris, compte dix bureaux à l'international (Berlin, Bruxelles, Genève, Madrid, New York, Stockholm, Tunis, Vienne et Washington DC) et plus de 150 correspondants répartis sur les cinq continents. Reporters Without Borders promotes and defends the freedom to be informed and to inform others throughout the world. Based in Paris, it has ten international offices (Berlin, Brussels, Geneva, Madrid, New York, Stockholm, Tunis, Vienna and Washington DC) and more than 150 correspondents in all five continents.

Happy 10th Birthday, Flickr!
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Today we’re excited to celebrate Flickr’s 10th birthday with you! It has been an exciting decade and it’s because of the amazing community y