Useful Links

Here are links to photography related websites I find useful. I hope you do as well.

Photography and Photographers:

Mark Wilson www.rusticolus.co.uk

Mark is a close friend and bird photographer from Great Britain. He also writes very useful plug-ins for Adobe Lightroom.

Nature Photo Hub www.naturephotohub.com

A United Kingdom based online forum for nature photographers run by my good friends John and Kiran Stuart- Clarke. You can also visit their websites at www.johnstuartclarke.co.uk and www.kiri-online.co.uk.

David Meardon www.sanibelphoto.com

A close friend from Florida David is an award winning photographer who shoots nature and wildlife along with family and individual portraits on Sanibel Island.

Nature Photographers Online Magazine www.naturephotographers.net

A source of instructional articles, image critique and regional forums for nature photographers of all levels. Well worth a visit.

The Photographer's Ephemeris www.photoephemeris.com

An amazing free software program that determines the path and rising and setting points of the sun and moon on a daily basis based on longitude and latitude. A must for landscape photographers!

Nik Software www.niksoftware.com

Developer of Photoshop plugins I find very useful. Mostly I use Sharpener Pro, Silver Efex Pro, Color Efex Pro and Viveza.

National Association of Photoshop Professionals www.photoshopuser.com

Certainly one of the best sources for training in using Photoshop and Lightroom. An organization well worth joining.

North American Nature Photography Association www.nanpa.org

An excellent organization for nature and wildlife photographers that offers annual summits, monthly and quarterly publications, and insurance programs for photographers.

Suppliers:

Breathing Color www.breathingcolor.com

A great source located in California for photo canvas and supplies for gallery wraps.

Red River Paper http://www.redrivercatalog.com/

Provider of high quality photographic papers for prints and notecards. They produce papers made of recycled materials.

IT Supplies www.itsupplies.com

One of the best sources I have found on the web for photo printer inks.

Atlex www.atlex.com

Another useful source for printer inks.

CanvasOnDemand www.canvasondemand.com

Another great source for high quality canvas prints and gallery wraps.

Camera Gear:

Singh Ray filters www.singh-ray.com

A great selection of filters including neutral density, graduated neutral density, polarizing and color intensifying filters.

Schneider Optics www.schneideroptics.com

Manufacturer of B&W photographic filters. Either available through their website or from B&H Photo-Video in New York City.

Kinesis Photo Gear www.kgear.com

A versatile line of rugged camera bags, long lens bags, accessories pouches, tripod bags and beanbags for camera support.

Rangeley Area:

Rangeley Chamber of Commerce http://www.rangeleymaine.com/

Information about all things Rangeley, from dining and lodging to recreation. Please stop in and have a look! You can follow the Chamber on Facebook to stay abreast of what goes on in the western mountains.

Maine's Lakes and Mountains http://www.mainelakesandmountains.com/

A great source of information western Maine. Includes a free travel planner

Mookwa Tours http://www.mookwa.com/

Offering half day and full kayak and canoe trips in the Rangeley Region. Stop by and visit on Pond Street.