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Grab Your Camera, Turn Around, and Follow the Light

Old photography sayings are old because they’re often right.

A leaf with a hole in it is lit up by sunlight.
“Holey Leaf” (© Mark Ali)

In the world of photography, there’s an old saying:

“The best camera is the one you have with you.”

Yeah, I don’t really know what that means either.




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

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:

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