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Inspirational Photo of the Day: Manhattan Bridge Construction HD

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Who could fail but to be inspired by such a photograph, as soon as I saw it I was drawn into the image and spent at least 20 minutes examining the scene, looking at the buildings, the ships, the bridge itself and to find such a large, high quality image of such an iconic event, made my day. Inspiration found.

Thanks to dizorb for the image.

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Inspirational Photo of the Day: Backley Plain by milou

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Instantly inspired me to want to rush out and take photographs today. I’ve been a little busy and very distracted recently and had little time for photography. Photographs like this make me wonder how that was even possible, I need to get out there and get snapping!

This photo is an image of Backley Plain taken by milou, an amazing photographer.

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EOS 5D Mark III DSLR Camera Officially Announced by Canon

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Canon have officially announced the pending arrival of their new model of EOS 5D DSLR. Entitled the EOS 5D Mark III, this is sure to become a must-want on many a professional photographers list of super high quality products to buy in 2012.

The official press release can be viewed in full after the read more link:

 Featuring Improved Image Quality, a 61-Point High Density Reticular AF, Six fps High-Speed Continuous Shooting and Enhanced HD Video Recording Features

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., March 2, 2012 – On the 25th anniversary of its world-renowned EOS System, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, is proud to announce its latest model, the new EOS 5D Mark III Digital SLR Camera. Positioned between the extremely popular EOS 5D Mark II and Canon’s top-of-the-line professional EOS-1D X model, the EOS 5D Mark III delivers superb image quality, thanks to a new 22.3-megapixel full-frame Canon CMOS sensor, a high-performance DIGIC 5+ Imaging Processor, a 61-point High Density Reticular Autofocus (AF) System and six frames-per-second (fps) continuous shooting speed. Building upon the trailblazing success of the EOS 5D Mark II, the EOS 5D Mark III also incorporates enhanced video features for professionals in the fields of cinematography, television production and documentary filmmaking, including better noise reduction, longer recording times and a built-in headphone jack for audio monitoring. The EOS 5D Mark III is Canon’s answer to hundreds of thousands of advanced amateurs and emerging professionals looking for a compact, high-quality camera system to help them achieve their artistic vision, whether it be through still or video imagery. The EOS 5D Mark III introduction coincides with Canon’s 25th anniversary celebration of the EOS camera system. Canon’s award-winning EOS system first debuted in March of 1987 with the introduction of the EOS 650 SLR camera and three EF lenses.

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Samsung release new range of quality memory cards

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Samsung have announced no less than seven new additions to their range of SD and microSD cards in their High Speed Series and Plus Extreme Speed Series of memory cards.

Coming in a superb looking brushed metal design, the cards are available in sizes ranging up to a class 10 32GB card. The cards are capable of performing 13MB write speeds and 24MB read speeds and are operable to -13 degrees. Pricing varies from $29.99 to $89.99.

The full range of cards can be viewed here at the Samsung Official website.

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Inspirational Photo of the Day: Heaven is a Half Pipe

 

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Still trying to find out who took this photograph. Found it on my travels around the internet and felt instantly inspired. I cant imagine I will ever be a good enough photographer to take a shot like this myself but, there’s no harm in inspiring and trying! Gorgeous shot. Full credit to the photographer that managed to grab the shot (and to the ‘dude’ that grabbed the board).

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Inspirational Photo of the Day: So Far, So Close

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So Far So Close is a photograph by amazing Hungarian photographer Adam Dobrovits. All credit goes to him for such an atmospheric, genius piece of photography.

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Inspirational Photo of the Day: Aurora Borealis 2012

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A magical shot of the Aurora Borealis phenomenon, also known as the Northern Lights. Taken in Norway this year by talented photographer Esben Utgård with a Nikon D200.

Image owned entirely by Esben Utgård.

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