A selection of articles on photography, art,

and the environment.


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Why You Need to Scan Your Negatives and Slides Now

Sometimes the mysteries of technology can get in the way of the creative impulse. Coming at a problem from a different angle can make...

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How to Protect Your Images

Making sure you never lose another image or miss another moment again.

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Why Real Cameras Still Matter

A review of the Huawei P20 Pro 40 MP smart phone camera.

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Where Can You Backup Your Photos

From Google Photos to Flickr what is the best solution for backing up and sharing photos.

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The Environment

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What It Means To Live Sustainably

Recently I was discussing the issues of reducing waste with a group of friends. And once again, my argument was ignored. In a typical...

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The Real Enemy of the Environment is Bad Product Design

Instead of recycling our products we need to design them from the beginning with their future uses in mind.

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Bans on Plastic Are Not Drastic Enough

Canada just announced that they would ban single use plastics by 2021. For those of us concerned with the amount of plastic in our oceans and...

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Arts Help

Image by Paul Nicklen of whale fin cresting water

Conservation Photographer Wants To Bring The Oceans To You

Originally posted on Arts Help, Summer 2021 Award-winning conservation photographer Paul Nicklen refers to our understanding of the ocean as a thin blue line....

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Muralist Uses Urban Environments To Save Endangered Species

Originally posted on Arts Help, Summer 2021 According to the Center for Biological Diversity, it is estimated that the bumblebee has declined in numbers by 89% over...

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Gangsta Gardener Teaches A Community How To Improve Their Health

Originally produced for Arts Help, Summer 2021 Artist and gardener Ron Finley uses soil for his canvas and plants and trees for his paint. “Gardening...

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Artist Creates Amazing Portraits That Are Sustainable

Originally produced for Arts Help, Summer 2021 Deniz Sağdıç’s path to becoming an artist started in the traditional manner with a degree from Mersin...

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