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Don Roy
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About Me and My Photography Experience:
Taking pics for over 50 years using the same style., wedding photographer (past), ceramic and pottery shop owner for 10yrs. and instructor. U.S. Navy aerial photography squadron Jacksonville, Fl., Cuba 1960 61., mapping., missile crisis, Making industrial TV commercials., I do push the envelope wih contrast and saturation, I under expose almost all my photo's. thats my style.,(low Key Lighting). I like experimenting with colors and trying different techniques to bring out the textures and colors hidden the subjects. I consider myself more of a artist than a photographer., " think different shoot different"., For reading material I recommend the following, B&W (The Special Issues)., large format paperback I get some idea's, you might to. Have a great week shooting pics everyone. . Some of my pics could be classified as," Isolated Abstract's"., I made that up., I do a lot of cropping on my photo's (Minimalist Effect) and (picture in a picture PIP).
My Photography Equipment:
Kodak Z7590., Nikon P90, Fujifilm, Pentax x5
Contact:
ddonaldjr@att.net

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(New) B&W Issue

Posted on June 2, 2013 at 12:35pm 0 Comments

A new B&W special Issue is now on the stands, over 230 pages of b&w photo's on top quality paper. I think this is one of their best issues, "2013 Portfolio Contest Winners" special issue., check it out you might get some idea's for your next photo shoot., soft cover and 13 big ones., but you don't have to buy., check it out. Happy shooting everyone.

New Photo Magazine

Posted on May 19, 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments

The other day in the local news stand I ran across a bi-monthly photo magazine out of Canada., Photo Life., some very interesting reading and great photo's on high quality paper!., the Candians seem to do it better. I keep going back to it, I mostly like looking at pics from these mag's., and getting idea's, but there's really some great reading info. here!., by  (Richard Martin) "Spring Detox" pg.39., if readers get a chance check it out. (facebook.com/photolifemag) or maybe at your local…

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New Photo Book

Posted on December 28, 2012 at 11:30am 1 Comment

A very highly recommended a book by George Barr "Take Your Photography to the Next Level" 190 some pages, 8x10, high quanity paper! very nice I must say., soft cover. I don't take this as a "How To" book  I myself get more from looking a pic's than reading., must be the kid in me.  I really like the captions next to each pic, gives me a insight of the photographer Geo Barr, and how to improve on my own pictures.  I've had this for several weeks now and go back to it a lot for tips and…

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Black & White (mag.)

Posted on December 7, 2012 at 10:59am 1 Comment

A new issue of B&W mag. is out and its loaded with 240 pages of B&W photo's., "2013 Single Image Contest Winners Special Issue".  Some very nice photo's to give some of us great idea's!., I highly recommend this issue.  $13.00 large format paperback.

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At 5:52am on July 16, 2015, Aires Mario da Cruz gave Don Roy a gift
At 5:00pm on July 11, 2015, gary gale said…

I wish i could see the objects that you photograph daily it just seems like the camera is in your hand but the lense is in your eyes.Maybe some day .Ienjoy all your work and i am grateful for your friendship take care.

At 11:15am on June 22, 2015, Steve Barr said…

Hi Don !... Thank you very much indeed for the Likes, much appreciated !. I haven't been on here much lately so i've some catching up to do with people !..  Hope you are keeping well and Cheers again !..

At 3:22pm on June 14, 2015, Dan Tubbs, Jr. said…

Hi Don, It's nice to have a chance to spend a little time on Picture Social again. I have been way too busy for my liking. My wife and I did take a short trip to Bandon, Oregon last weekend. The weather was windy during the day and foggy at night, but I did get a few photos and hope to get them processed soon and posted. I talked with a photographer at the art co-op there and he joined the site. His name is Gary Edmiston and he has some great photos. You might want to take a look.

Have a great week.

Best regards, Dan

At 6:20pm on May 23, 2015, Bonnie Danielle said…

Thank you for the gift Don.  I always enjoy seeing your photos.  Have a great weekend.

Bonnie

At 9:58am on April 12, 2015, Steve Barr said…

Hi Don !... cheers for the Comments and Likes, they're very much appreciated.. i haven't been on here much lately, but i'm getting back into the swing of things so's to speak again now !. Hope you are keeping well !..

At 7:07am on April 11, 2015, Biarnes Eric said…

Un très grand merci.

At 2:40pm on February 5, 2015, VJEKO said…

Thank you Don.

At 7:07am on November 30, 2014, Joseph Spenzer said…

Hi, Don! Thanks for your likes and commemt!

At 1:30pm on November 28, 2014, VJEKO said…

Thank you Don for comment and likes.

 
 
 

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