Pittsburgh Photography Blog

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Beautiful Personal Branding Portraits

Pittsburgh PA based pro photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography talks about how he creates beautiful personal branding portraits.
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Making Your Family Photos Experience A Positive One

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey speaks with Emily Melious of the Mother’s of Misfits Podcast about making your family photos experience a positive one.
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Don Elected Secretary of ASMP Pittsburgh Board

Pittsburgh PA based professional photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography has been elected Secretary of ASMP Pittsburgh Board.
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What’s the difference Between Branding Photos and Headshots

Do you want to learn the difference between headshots and branding portraits? Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey answers your questions.
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2022 Photography Classes in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh professional photography teacher Don Orkoskey talks about his 2022 photography classes in Pittsburgh in person and virtual classes.
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Saturday Nature Photo Walk

Join me next Saturday, Nov 20th at the fountain just beyond the Frick Environmental Center at 9:30 am when I resume my walks. These walks are a really fun way to practice your photography skills, to see nature at all times of year, to photography nature, and to get a little bit of exercise and socialization.
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Photography Classes in Pittsburgh

Professional photographer Don Orkoskey teaches a variety of photography classes in Pittsburgh from intro to photography to advanced classes.
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Pittsburgh Nature Photography Walk

Join me every Saturday at 9:30 AM for my Pittsburgh Nature Photography Walk. We meet at the fountain by the Frick Environmental Center near the meadow. I’ve been conducting these walks since March of 2021 and inviting anyone who wants to join me. It doesn’t matter how old or young you are, what type of equipment you have, or how skilled as a photographer you are. The Pittsburgh Nature Photography Walk is for everyone!
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Pittsburgh’s Strip District

Pittsburgh PA based event and wedding photographer and photography teacher talks about Pittsburgh’s Strip District
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The Greatest Thing About Being A Photographer In Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography shares the greatest thing about being a photographer in Pittsburgh.
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The Most Amazing Teen Photography Class In Pittsburgh

Pro photographer Don Orkoskey is teaching the most amazing teen photography class in Pittsburgh on Aug 17th 2021
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Pittsburgh’s Best Photo Locations

If you’re looking for Pittsburgh’s best family photo locations be sure to check these incredible photography spots in and around Pittsburgh.
These informative articles are full of great information from me, Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey. This category contains posts about improving your photography, what I'm currently doing as a photographer in Pittsburgh, and much more. I'm sure that you will find them helpful and informative no matter if you’re learning photography or looking to hire a photographer near Pittsburgh.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 photographing anything in or around Pittsburgh, if I can't do it I promise I will point you to someone incredible who can. If you want to learn 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 services and classes.
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