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The Best Retro Film Cameras To Buy in 2023

Find out about the best retro film cameras to buy in 2023 from me, Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography.
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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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The Best Christmas Gifts For Photography Students

I’m Pittsburgh photographer and teacher Don Orkoskey here with a list of the best Christmas gifts for photography students in 2022.
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The Best Local Camera Shops Near Pittsburgh

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey tells you all about the best local camera shops near Pittsburgh. Learn where to buy everything locally.
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Celebrate International Women’s Day with New Photos

Pittsburgh professional photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography invites you to celebrate International Women’s Day with new photos.
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Game Changer: Sony’s New Phone Camera

The Xperia Pro-I is a game changer. Sony’s new phone camera sports a 1 inch sensor and all sorts of great tech that will take phone photography to a whole new level. In this post I’m going to break down why it’s such a game changer and what all of this stuff means to the average consumer who just wants to take really nice photos with their phone. Sony’s isn’t the first phone to ship with a 1 inch camera sensor. Leica’s Leitz Phone 1 was announced earlier this year. It also sports a 1 inch camera sensor. However the Xperia Pro-I is packed with a lot of other features and tech that take it to a whole other level. Does this point to a phone camera arms race? I hope so as that would great news for phone photographers, vloggers, and the average consumer. Bigger sensors mean better photos and with phone cameras dominating the consumer camera market better cameras are absolutely a good thing. Specifications and Features Let’s talk about the specifications and features in Sony’s new phone camera. Then I’ll break down how they help phone photographers and the average phone owner. Sony’s Xperia Pro-I not only
Read articles about photography products from me, pro photographer Don Orkoskey, of WDO Photography. These articles offer information on great photography products that you'll love. You can read all of my articles on this topic and much more on my blog.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. Please enjoy these photography guides as a way to help you improve your photography skills either before or after taking a class from me.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!See a full list of current photography classes here.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. I would love to meet you and talk about how you want the world to see you. Your portrait is an important part of how people get to know you before you ever meet. From social media profile photos to your website or even billboards advertising your business, you need a portrait that tells the story of you.See examples of my work here.Contact me today to discuss any questions or to find out more about my classes.
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