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    Photographing Artwork

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    Buyer's Guide to Digital Cameras

    Choose a digital camera that will capture your artwork well, both now and in the future. Learn about basic camera types and features.

    3 Tutorials

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    Basic Camera Settings

    Use your camera's basic settings to take great photos of your artwork. Review tips for focusing your camera, and learn how to avoid camera shake.

    4 Tutorials

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    Lighting Demonstrations

    Assemble your own photography studio using inexpensive lights easily obtainable from any hardware store. Take the most flattering and accurate photographs of your work possible.

    8 Tutorials

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    Photographic Shots

    Go beyond the basics and learn more advanced photographic shots. Learn to use selective focus, silhouetted, extreme close-ups, parallax, hands in a shot, props and more.

    11 Tutorials

  • Submitting Artwork

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    Files & File Preparation

    Learn how to manage your digital files, name them and about the various file types. Find out how to scan, resize, and compress images of your artwork.

    7 Tutorials

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    Mounting, Matting & Framing

    Discover the best practices for presenting your work professionally. We will show you how to mount, mat and frame works of art on paper.

    5 Tutorials

  • Submitting Artwork

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    Shipping & Crating Artwork

    Review how to pack your work safely and correctly for shipping. You will also find the forms and addresses you need to send your work to the Academy for review.

    6 Tutorials