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Photography

Luminous Landscape
Site devoted to the art of landscape, nature and documentary photography using digital and traditional image processing techniques.
Take Great Pictures.com
Great interviews with the industry's leading photographers, news, reviews and much more.
Digital B&W Photography
Tips, techniques and good solid advice
Professional Photographers of America
PPA is the world´s largest not-for-profit association for professional photographers.
Photo District News Online
PDNonline covers news stories and features on the photo industry, including interviews and profiles and reports on new products.
Photo.net
A photography learning community, in which more experienced photographers, both avid amateurs and professional, provide mutual support, as well as being a resource for those interested in learning about photography.
National Geographic
The Web Site of the National Geographic Society.
Apogee Photo
A Free online magazine designed to inform and entertain photographers of all ages and levels.
Cambridge in Colour
Wonderful site with Photography Information and tutorials.

Digital Darkroom

Adobe
Adobe provides powerful photo and video editing software. The site contains product information, tutorials, a user forum and more.
Photoshop Essentals
Provides interesting and easy to understand tutorials on all things photoshop
Norman Koren Tutorials
Provides interesting and easy to understand tutorials on image editing and color management
Arraich.com
Provides interesting and easy to understand tutorials on photoshop, photo shop elements and photography
GIMP
GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.
Photo Shop Support
Contains many tutorials for several versions of Photoshop and Elements as well as providing a large number of links to additional resources.
Planet Photo Shop
Photoshop tuorials and links to other resources.

Equipment

Digital Photography Review
Digital Photography Review, an independent resource providing news, reviews and information about Digital Photography and Digital Imaging.
Steve's Digicam Online
Many reviews of digital cameras, printers and accessories.
Photozone
Reviews of digital cameras, lenses and excellent information on lens technology, camera technology and some sage advice on photo technique.

Museums

Musem of Contemporary Photography
This Museum deals solely with photography. It is committed to bringing the public a wide range of contemporary work in both technology and aesthetics. Work which captures creativity, human thought and expressions of the imagination.
Art Institute of Chicago
This Museum deals with Art of all kinds.Art is very useful for photographers to study composition, light and point of view in images. This museum also has a permanent collection of photography and many exhibits and events pertaining to photography throughout the year.

Related Organizations

Oak Park Area Arts Council
This organization deals with art and artists of all kinds and the promotion of that art. The Oak Park Area Arts Council's mission is to promote, develop and support the performing, visual and literary arts in Oak Park and neighboring suburban communities.
The Oak Park Art League
Serving the Cultural needs of the community since 1921.A nonprofit community-based visual arts center provideng classes, workshops, lectures, demonstrations, and exhibitions.

Member Web Pages and Blogs

W. Eugene Slowick
Wally's travels, thoughts and images of life. "if you have a moment, take a walk down the road less traveled!".