Link Roundup 03-14-2009

I hope we all made it through the 2nd consecutive “Friday the 13th” this year! Here are your links — I skipped last week because I didn't see a whole lot of noteworthy items. So this is from the last two weeks.

  • Photography 101.6 – Shutter
    digital Photography School
    Here's a great overview of the shutter mechanism found in most cameras, including the mechanical operation and the effect it has on your photos.
  • New Camera and Lens
    Picture Blog by Richard Wong
    Check out this photo from Richard Wong. His batteries ran out while we were shooting Salton Sea so he hopped on my digital camera and fired off this masterpiece. Great photo!
  • Develop film with Coffee and Vitamin C
    Found Photography
    It doesn't get much more DIY than this! I'm definitely going to give this a try!
  • Kinglake: One Month After Black Saturday
    Neil Creek
    Neil Creek had the opportunity to photography the Kinglake area in Southeastern Australia after the devastating wildfires. Check out his results!
  • Self Portrait Photography Tips
    digital Photography School
    Self portraits are probably more difficult than portraits of other people — here are some great tips and examples on the subject.
  • 12 Awesome Photography Business Card Ideas
    If you're trying to make your way into the photography business, cards are a valuable tool. Here are some good ideas for getting creative with your business cards.
  • Amazing Roads Photos
    Genius Beauty
    Here's a nice little inspiration piece for ya — roads!