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Win a Quadcopter in the 12 Days Giveaway

Every day you have a chance to win amazing gifts from Red River Paper, Wacom, Smugmug, MacPhun, Bay Photo, Lensbaby, and other great companies. PLUS – The grand prize is a DJI PHANTOM VISION 2 QUADCOPTER! CLICK TO ENTER...

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Our First Blog Giveaway! Win a $150 Blynk Camera Package from Lyfeshot

Contest Runs December 11-19, 2014– Enter now to win this mini-marvel that comes in three colors (winner can specify which) and will record up to 60 hours of time lapse video while clipped to your pocket or attached to its Blynk Buddy stand (with integrated tripod socket). Set it to take a pictures every second or at longer intervals–up to one a day–and let the fun begin. It’s also a great security camera that can be left unattended to...

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Great Photo Ops Lurk In Unexpected Places

By Arthur H. Bleich– I rarely just wander around looking for good pictures. Instead, I almost always have a clearly defined goal in mind when I sling my Pentax over the shoulder and set out for a shooting session. For example, doing a series of images at the town’s train station in the early morning light, catching some action at a kid’s soccer game or shooting a summer band concert down by the river–­ thematic subjects like...

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New Magazine Focuses on the Art and Craft of Photography

The new issue of Shadow & Light Magazine is out and about.  Go to www.shadowandlightmagazine.com for to purchase either a single-issue or annual subscription. Shadow & Light magazine is an online photography magazine that couldn’t wait any longer to be published. It is the brainchild of Tim Anderson, the publisher/editor of Red Dog News, and the former publisher/managing editor of CameraArts magazine. Since CameraArts ceased...

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Editing for Print – Soft Proofing with Tim Grey

If you are printing your work, getting it to look good on the monitor is just the beginning. To make it look awesome on paper, you have to do a bit more work. Red River Paper has teamed up with photography expert and educator Tim Grey to bring you a video series called Editing for Print. Over the coming weeks we will explore a few simple but critical edits before printing that have a big impact. SPECIAL OFFER Red River Paper is proud to offer a...

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The Telephone Game on Red River Paper

We love to hear about and see how Red River Paper products are used, and especially enjoy being able to participate.  So when Matt Rahner from the University of Missouri told us about his latest curated exhibit we were happy to help. The Telephone Show exhibit runs from October 30 to November 7 2014 at Craft Studio in Colombia Missouri and features the work of 17 photographers.  The exhibit consists of 16×20 prints on 75lb. Arctic Polar...

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Interested in a truly different and creative photographic workshop?

  A Photographic Workshop that will immerse you in spectacular and unique subject matter, challenge you with light, shadow, textures, and color…. And take you through the whole creative photographic process from Capture to the Final Exhibition Print. Join Red River Paper PRO Tony Bonanno for WHITE SANDS: CAPTURE TO PRINT, February 17th – February 22nd, 2015. Two and a half days immersed in one of the most scenic and dynamic landscapes...

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ANURA Pocket Photo Drone Will Capture Spur-Of-The-Moment Images

 By Arthur H. Bleich– Jason Lam is a San Francisco designer and builder of Aericam photo drones–the kind used by Hollywood to shoot spectacular aerial scenes that shock and awe. Their prices–in the thousands–can elicit the same response; most require intricate remote control equipment and some even need trained pilots to fly them (from the ground, of course). I wrote about one of Jason’s drones in a photo column about four years...

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Polar Matte Magna Paper Proves Perfect For Making Beautiful Alternative-Process Prints

By Al Lockwood– Although most contemporary photographers inkjet print their work, a smaller (but growing) number print their images by historical or “alternative” means. These are the processes developed in the early 19th century– albumen, Van Dyke, Kallitype, salted paper and others; easily 100 different processes. Each offers the photographer an opportunity to create something truly unique. In an age of digital perfection,...

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Editing for Print – Tonal Adjustments with Tim Grey

If you are printing your work, getting it to look good on the monitor is just the beginning. To make it look awesome on paper, you have to do a bit more work. Red River Paper has teamed up with photography expert and educator Tim Grey to bring you a video series called Editing for Print. Over the coming weeks we will explore a few simple but critical edits before printing that have a big impact.    SPECIAL OFFER Red River Paper is proud to...

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