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RC Concepcion
Works at the National Association of Photoshop Professionals as one of Scott Kelby’s “The Photoshop Guys” and is the host of DTownTV: The Show for DSLR Shooters. He is the author of the bestselling books “Get Your Photography on the Web” and “The HDR Book”. An award winning Photographer and Photoshop expert, RC spends his days making podcasts, courses, and articles to help people in Photoshop, Photography, and inspiring them to get on the web. For more on what RC does, visit www.aboutrc.com
Attended State University of New York at Plattsburgh
Lived in Bronx, NY
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These folks are the greatest RC. 
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Ding Dong
Oh... so when I was referring to Ding Dong - I was just noodling around w/ the iDJPro I got over Xmas ( +Scott Kelby  ) - Had been listening to this song by Elephant Man feat Ding Dong earlier in the PM.  Wanted to see how well the +Numark  iDJPro would autocrab something a lot faster. Still need to feel your way into where to end  but it does surprisingly well .  

(2 min of random looping and old school scratch.  If you're not into Reggae, Hip Hop, or Scratch - i'd suggest you pass) 

http://youtu.be/lvPCcRLDYew
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+Roy Fritz  are you kidding me? +Scott Kelby  would prob beat me with the thing.  :)
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Elephant Man Feat. Ding Dong
I have a really wide set of music tastes.  I can go from Enya to Elephant Man in like 3 songs..    I was the weirdest DJ ... 

http://youtu.be/bjI4coY5jtk
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thats the mark of a good DJ that can get you to dance to stuff you wouldnt think of
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Just Plain Love
In the event you guys also want to watch this #Photography documentary.  "Just Plain Love"  - speaks of Henri Cartier Bresson.  Just some cool insights. 

http://youtu.be/ZYYwqo8HKbw
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Thanks for the link +RC Concepcion Bresson is one of my favorites!
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The Adventures of +Monico Havier r

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Yeah.. digging it. 
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Trying to finish up some picture edits that I was behind on - so I can run back into the studio and make more pictures....
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Interesting, verrrrry interesting,;)
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Friday Night Interviews: Joe McNally
Hanging out at home on a Friday Night?  Watching the #KelbyOne  interview of +Joe McNally by +Mia McCormick on the new Android app.   #nexus7   #Photography  life. :)
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+RC Concepcion  please stop teasing and put the app on the google play! I am enjoying the 24hour trial right now, and I have to say that the mobile version of kelbyone.com is quite hard to use. :-( I hope the android app will fix that. There is lots of great content! If you let me watch it offline on my nexus7 I am yours! :-)
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The HDR Book - 2nd Edition
We just got in the first copies of The HDR Book - 2nd Edition today. I'm really excited for being able to do this update! Focus more on new techniques. Take Photoshop CC's new features and really add to the process of making #HDR   #photography   images. 

Want to get a signed copy? Order Here: http://kelbyone.com/product/the-hdr-book-2nd-edition/

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http://bit.ly/rchdrbook2
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Loved the first book and as a kelbyOne member I wanted to preorder the book through kelbyOne but as a United Kingdom based member the near $100 dollar shipping fee I think is a bit steep, I realize the shipping options are for overnight / 2 day shipping so will be expensive, but it would be a nice idea if there could be a normal shipping option as I don't mind waiting more time to get the book. 
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Dinner Party
Tonight's party performance. Watching Henri Cartier Bresson's film "Just Plain Love" over Chinese food on the floor. #photography
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Make mine barbecue pork fried rice and shrimp with lobster sauce.
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Is the G+ Photography Community Dying?

Is it me, or has anyone noticed how slow G+ has been recently? But its more than that. I also don't see as many familiar faces as i used too. Die hards that joined and were very active from around 2 years ago.. barely touch base here anymore.. opting to post more actively on Facebook and other platforms? Other friends deleted accounts for a variety of reasons. And then recently i was sad to learn that a core G+ photography theme #MacroMonday is closing it's page with its original curators 'retiring.  'What does it mean? 

I started noticing people leaving and the change just over a year ago when communities were introduced and more changes were made to the SUL. Is it the communities? Has it changed how G+ photographers engage and relate on here potentially for the worse?  (I.e, people are here we just don't see them or their work as much anymore since they are being posted in communities) Is it the SUL that people are tired of --with a baffling select group of photographers getting the lion's share of engagement and interaction on here based on cronyism? Is it all the changes G+ has made to the look and feel and more importantly the notification systems as well has the 'recommended' algorithms? Are our posts just not reaching each other the way they used to and/or is G+ is simply not 'showing' us more work of those in our circles? In  G+'s quest to personalize,  have they inadvertendly created exclusion? Or is G+ too glitchy now..with commenting problems and technical issues sharing etc?  Or is it something else entirely that i'm missing?  

I know i'm not the only one wondering this as others have mentioned it to me and others have left or are all but gone?  I would love to hear other peoples opinions on this or any answers people might have! 

(p.s and then i'm laughing as i don't even know if anyone is going to see this to reply?) :)

#Gplus   #GooglePlus   #Googlepluschanges   #gpluscommunities   #Gplusphotographers   #communities   #gplusphotos   #gplusphotopage  
#gplus #googleplus #googlepluschanges #googlepluscommunities #gplusphotos #gplusphotopages #communities #SUL  
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I allow think a lot of people, like me, tend to think we're lacking the knowledge to make comments that mean anything. You can see my photo resume and you see that of many on here....and well why would anyone even think I have something to add the big guys and gals would think valuable. That discourages a lot of comments. Instead we observe, take it in and surf along.
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  • the National Association of Photoshop Professionals as one of Scott Kelby’s “The Photoshop Guys” and is the host of DTownTV: The Show for DSLR Shooters. He is the author of the bestselling books “Get Your Photography on the Web” and “The HDR Book”. An award winning Photographer and Photoshop expert, RC spends his days making podcasts, courses, and articles to help people in Photoshop, Photography, and inspiring them to get on the web. For more on what RC does, visit www.aboutrc.com
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Rafael Concepcion (RC) is the author of the bestselling book “Get Your Photography on the Web” a step by step book for photographers looking to develop their own websites without code, and "The HDR Book -  Unlocking the Pro's Hottest Post-Processing Techniques" by Peachpit Press. 

As an Education & Curriculum developer for the National Association of Photoshop Professionals and an Instructor for Kelby Training, RC spends his day working on Photography, Photoshop, and how to get users onto the web.   RC is also one of The Photoshop Guys. and the host of DTownTV.

An Adobe Certified Instructor in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Lightroom, RC has over 10 years in the I.T. and ecommerce industries and spends his days developing content for all applications in the Adobe Creative Suite. RC has held training seminars in the U.S., Europe, and Latin America, and recently combined his photographic and web experience to teach with famed wildlife photographer Moose Peterson at the “You Can Do It Too” workshops in Mammoth, CA, The Digital Landscape Workshop Series, and at the Voices That Matter Web Conference in San Francisco, CA. RC is also a columnist for Photoshop User Magazine and Light It magazine. 

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