Monthly Archives: August 2011

Lighting Setups and other Tips for Indoor and Outdoor Pet Photography

Guest post and images by Petra Mayer of PPP-Photography. I am passionate about pet photography because I am passionate about pets. I think that shows in my images and that is what my customers see in my work. My philosophy … Continue reading

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Interview with Reilly and Miranda Lievers of Blue Olive Photography, Wedding Photographers in Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Reilly and Miranda Lievers are an award winning duo capturing amazing editorial style portraits and wedding images. We love their photojournalistic style, and it’s easy to see why they’ve been voted one of the “Best Wedding Photographers in Vancouver” as … Continue reading

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Bay Images in London UK: Winner of this week’s Stunning Photo contest!

Congratulations to Bay Images for winning last week’s Most Stunning Photo contest, with this gorgeous shot of Herne Bay Pier near Auckland, New Zealand: You’ve been featured as one of the top professionals to appear on Taproll’s homepage this week, … Continue reading

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Interview with Mike Sumsion, specializing in portraiture photography

Mike Sumsion is a professional photographer based out of Davis County, Utah, specializing in portraiture. We’ve always been stunned and impressed by the expressiveness and color he captures in people’s eyes. Meet Mike and learn a little more about him … Continue reading

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How to Achieve a Wider Field of View without a Wider Lens

Photo by Michael Baxter of Michael Baxter LLC Photographing interiors presents a compositional challenge; how to capture a wide field of view without using an extreme wide angle lens. Although acceptable for real estate sales, overly-exaggerated depth is not so … Continue reading

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Stunning Shot of the Week Contest: Win PRO Level service and be Featured on Taproll’s Homepage!

Calling all Photographers! We’re kicking off a new weekly photo contest. Starting each Monday (yes, right now!) simply post your best, most stunning shot of the week here on our Facebook Fan page and rally likes and comments. The photo … Continue reading

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New on Taproll: keywords, more photo uploads, global currencies, and more

As announced on Friday, we just launched a major revision to Taproll, centered around our new search and keywords platform. There were numerous other key changes as a part of this launch which we didn’t get to in our last … Continue reading

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The Big Search Box, Finally on Taproll

More than once I’ve been asked (when people are checking out Taproll): “Where’s the big search box?” Well, tonight, we’ve launched the “big search box” that everyone has been waiting for. Now, you can simply type in whatever you’re looking … Continue reading

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Referral networks: Who do you as photographers want to network with?

From day one, Taproll has been focused on providing the best venue for photographers to showcase their work, and meet potential clients. We think we’ve had a great start in this direction. Beyond this, we also envision Taproll being a … Continue reading

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How to Spot an Unprofessional Wedding Photographer

With the recent surge in DSLR sales many “fauxtographers” have begun flooding the market. As a result, it has become increasingly difficult for clients to sift through the web of professional photographers and amateurs looking to make a quick buck. … Continue reading

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