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Loess Bluffs National Wildlife Refuge
Mound City, Missouri 64470
(660) 442-3187 voice
1111 Bellevue Blvd. N.
Bellevue NE 68005
Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
3701 S. 10th. St.
Omaha, NE 68107
Hollywood Candy, downtown Omaha
1209 Jackson St.
Omaha, NE 68102
Heron Haven Nature Center (free)
11809 Old Maple Rd.
Omaha, NE 68164
Loess Bluffs near Mound City, MO (free; an hour to two hours from Metro area, depending on your location);
Loess Hills State Forest north of Missouri Valley, Iowa (free; an hour to two hours from Metro area, depending on location)
Other Events to Photogaph
Educational Programs and Tutorials
Educational Websites / Online Training
Plugins, Apps and More
Silver Efex Pro is a great plugin for black & white photography
See Jim on YouTube shares easy to follow instructions on various plugins as well as processing techniques. You can also visit Jim's Website
Online Contest Sites
Participating in online contests and looking at many other photos in a variety of categories helps expand photographic horizons.
BetterPhoto.com - limited participation free membership; $50 per year for basic annual membership; judging is done by site owner
https://www.dpchallenge.com/ - limited participation free membership; membership is $25 a year or $5 a month; judging/voting is by members
Timmy's Treehouse Print Studio
13595 Giles Road Suite C
Omaha, NE 68138
(Site to view 500 pics).
New Camera Gear
(Shop Local and support Rockbrook Camera at their locations in both Omaha and Lincoln NE.)
B&H Photo, NYC.
(Highly competitive pricing, huge selection, excellent service. If you know what you want, this is the first place to start.)
Really Right Stuff
(Top-shelf engineering and impeccable service.)