Pittsburgh Photography Blog

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Pittsburgh Wildlife: Photograph Beautiful Herons In North Park

If you’re looking for great bird photos check out my article on Pittsburgh Wildlife: Photograph Beautiful Herons In North Park.
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Is Punxsutawney Phil Secretly A Great Photographer?

Is Punxsutawney Phil secretly a great photographer? Learn Phil’s secret from me, Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography.
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Reach The Stars This December – Try Astrophotography

December is the perfect month to try astrophotography The cold dry air provides clearer views of the stars.
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What Camera You’ll Want To Buy Now Or In 2023

I’m Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey and here is how to choose what camera you’ll want to buy now or in 2023 for yourself or as a gift.
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Why Learning Photography Makes You A Better Person

I’m Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey. Let me explain why learning photography makes you a better person.
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The Great Big List of Important Photography Terms

I’m Pittsburgh photographer and photography teacher Don Orkoskey and here is my great big list of important photography terms you should know.
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The Most Beautiful Places To Take Portraits In Pittsburgh

Where are the most beautiful places to take portraits in Pittsburgh? I’m pro Photographer Don Orkoskey here are my favorite places for Pittsburgh portraits.
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How To Prevent Ugly Purple Fringing In Your Photos

Pittsburgh PA based pro photographer Don Orkoskey tells you how to prevent ugly purple fringing in your photos.
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The One Setting You Need To Learn To Master Photography

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey tells you all about the one setting you need to learn to master photography exposure.
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You Need To Be At This Amazing Photography Retreat

You need to be at this amazing photography retreat on June 24-26th. Photograph, learn, network, and have so much fun during four amazing photo sessions complete with models and everything you need to create incredible photos!
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Fantastic Kids Portraits 10 Tips For Parent’s Perfect Photos

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey’s 10 tips for parent’s perfect photos, a guide to creating fantastic kids portraits that everyone will love!
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Awesome Tips For Amazing Flower Photography

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography gives you some truly awesome tricks for amazing flower photography and more!
Read more about ways to improve your photography. These informative articles are full of great photography advice. This category contains posts about improving your photography which are really helpful if you're learning photography.See a full list of current photography classes here. I’m the owner of WDO Photography, professional photographer and photography teacher Don Orkoskey. I love teaching and have done so for more than 15 years. If you are looking for a formal photography class either in person or online please see my full list of classes. I also happily offer private photography lessons and online classes.I’ve been photographing events and people around Pittsburgh for more than 25 years. I’m a Pittsburgh photographer through-and-through. My commercialeventportrait, and family photography work is loved and well respected. Since 2007 I’ve taught people just like you how to create photos you love. From learning how your camera works to advanced lighting or editing techniques, if you want to learn photography then you’re in the right place. I teach classes to all ages from kids and teens to adults. Let me help you improve your photography.When it comes to improving your photography trust me to help you been more confident, less frustrated, and to see results that you’ll love! Contact me today to discuss any questions or to find out more about my classes.
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