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The Long Awaited new Michael Freeman

The Freeman Interview

Michael Freeman interviews great photographers
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Ansel Adams, but Digital

Digital Landsape Photography: In the Footsteps of Ansel Adams and the Great Masters

The Photographer's Eye Series

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They're holding back

They're sharing the skills, but not the experience.
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Go Beyond Auto Mode

Your camera thinks it knows more than you.
Show it who's boss.

Innovative Photo Learning

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Photo School
Unique Creative Learning.

Getting a drone?

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New York Through the Lens
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Freeman Video Course

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Battery power for photography and movie-making

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