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Where to get serious portfolio book printed?

I'm looking into getting a serious professional portfolio printed so I can carry it with me to show to clients. I do a lot of printing on my own with my Epson R3880. With my own printing I get to ...
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What's the name of print samples collected by photographers?

When a photographer's work is used in a magazine, pamphlet, etc., it's natural that the photographer would want a copy to show as part of his portfolio. I'm positive I've seen a name for this -- cut ...
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Examples and Options for Clean, Simple Photo Portfolio Sites? [closed]

I'm looking for a new photography portfolio site and am exploring my options. Quite a few new portfolio sites have popped up and I'm not even sure I've yet seen them all! The site I currently use is ...
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What can be considered a valid photographer's portfolio reference?

As an urban/landscape photographer, I have my online portfolio on a personal server. There one can read about me, browse my selected photographs and see a list of my references. The latter concerns ...
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Self Hosted Non Flash eCommerce Software

first time poster here at the Photography Stack Exchange. My question relates to a self hosted eCommerce option for a photography website. First, I'll give a few details that may better help ...
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Is it possible to obtain portraits free of charge in exchange for letting the photograper use the photos for his/her book?

I'm looking to get some portraits of my nieces. They are good-looking girls but their mother (my sister) cannot afford to pay for a photo session. I've heard that it is possible to arrange a setup ...
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How did people showcase their photographs before the Internet?

I am curious as to how, in earlier days (before the advent of Internet), photos were showcased to large audience when someone was in the learning path of photography? Nowadays you take a picture ...
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Do I need a model release to post a photo on an online portfolio?

I was in a park yesterday snapping photos. Though focused on landscapes and nature shots, I happened to get a photo of a woman in the park and it turned out to be a nice photo. She was hundreds of ...
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High end Portfolios?

I know this isnt a "Photography" question as such, but it is within the genre, ish!. I am going to meet a potential client soon who wants a number of high end prints producing, and I want to take ...
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SUGGEST A WORTHY LENS FOR D3200 [closed]

SUGGEST ME A WORTHY LENS FOR $ 200 TO TAKE PORTFOLIOS AND MODELING. I am using a nikon d3200
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Which light & Lens I have to buy for taking portfolio session & modeling? [closed]

I am going to buy a Nikon 3200 because my budget is $850. I am not exposed to photography since now. Suggest me a good CAMERA, cheap and worthy LENS, AND if possible a cheap lightning equipment for ...
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What is the optimal size for photos in a digital portfolio?

Currently most of the pictures that I want to put into a my portfolio are around 3000 x 5000 px. It is obvious that most people don't have a screen resolution even close to this. Is there a standard ...
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What are quick, temporary solutions for displaying a physical portfolio?

Saw a question on Twitter that got me thinking...this is probably a problem that other photographers run into. If I have a portfolio meeting and don't want to show the usual portfolio full of prints ...
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What's the best website for showcasing my work to the public?

Wondering which website is more popular for posting own photography art and maybe get some feedback from community in other words a way to carry photography to mass public. FB is not the right place.
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Is there a cheap service which makes brochures or portfolio books for your work?

I wonder is there a cheap service, which makes and prints out your portfolio book or brochures? I found a lot of standard brochure printing services, but nothing portfolio based.
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What photo blogging service could you recommend?

I'm thinking about starting photography blog soon. The idea is to start presenting portfolio in chronological order and simply share those precious moments capture on the pictures. I was wondering ...
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What can I do with a Nikon D40? [closed]

I have been using my D40 with 18-55mm kit lens for four years now and love it to no end. Two and a half years ago I fell down face front in a steep beach slope while I was wearing the D40 around my ...
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What solutions are available for a self-hosted portfolio website?

I am trying to find a simple yet solid solution for a self-hosted photo site. I have been through a bunch but have found them outdated code-wise (Gallery2), technology-wise (Flash based) or just plain ...
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Are photo releases necessary when using event photos in my portfolio?

Do I need to get photo releases from people in the images I capture at public events? For example, do I need photo releases from all wedding guests pictured in order to use my photos for ...
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What is a photography portfolio, and when would I use it?

I hear people talk about 'building their photography portfolio.' What is a photography portfolio, and when would I use it?