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Are Online Photography Forums Helpful? Or Toxic?

It’s important to know the community you’re joining.

A person typing on a laptop computer.
Photo by John Schnobrich on Unsplash

Photographers are a social bunch. We like to talk to each other, to get each other’s opinions and critiques, to ask each other questions.

Of course, that all involves sharing images. But it mostly involves a lot of talk.

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Photo Dojo is a publication focused on sharing great articles written by talented photographers around the world. We publish anything from tutorials and gear discussion to photo essays and philosophical articles.

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Mark Ali

I’m a writer, a photographer, a music lover, and a professional ice sculptor. I’m kidding about that last thing. (View my portfolio at: markaliphotos.com)

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