Pittsburgh Photography Blog

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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 Most Popular Photography Topics in 2022

I’m Pittsburgh photographer Don Orkoskey and here are the most popular photography topics in 2022 according to Google Trends.
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Join The Great Pittsburgh Nature Photography Adventure

Join me, pro photographer Don Orkoskey, on the greatest nature photo walk in Pittsburgh on Sept 24th in Frick Park.
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Fall 2022 Pittsburgh Photography Class For Beginners

Join me, pro photographer Don Orkoskey at the Pittsburgh Botanic Garden for my fall 2022 Pittsburgh photography class for beginners.
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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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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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Using Macro Lenses for Portraits

Pittsburgh PA based professional photographer Don Orkoskey of WDO Photography talks about using macro lenses for portraits, events, and more.
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March Nature Photo Walk [2022]

Join pro-photographer and nature photography teacher Don Orkoskey for the March Nature Photo Walk in Frick Park on March 12th.
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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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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
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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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