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January 2018 Photo of the Month

The new year is well underway and new photography opportunities are around every corner. January is typically one of my least active months from a photography perspective. That’s not all that surprising given that its […]

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Facebook Algorithm Changes Will Hurt Photography Pages

An upcoming change to how Facebook manages its news feed will have a big impact on photographers who use business pages to share their content with followers and clients. In a January 11, 2018 post to […]

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The Basics of Steel Wool Photography

What is Steel Wool Photography? Steel Wool Photography is the process of using long camera exposures to capture the motion of hot sparks flying through the air through the act of spinning burning steel wool.  […]

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December 2017 Photo of the Month

2017 is drawing to a close and soon a new year will be upon us. I’m looking forward to 2018 and what opportunities wait around the corner. During the month of December I braved the […]

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November 2017 Photo of the Month

November, its that time of year where photographers start getting bored because of the lack in interesting and colorful things to photograph outside. The fall colors are gone from the trees and snow has yet […]

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Black Friday & Cyber Monday Sales Start Today!

Looking for the perfect gift or something nice for yourself? Then be sure to come over and visit my online store at http://willardsharpphotography.com/online-store/ where this Thanksgiving weekend all of my photography in the Fine Arts America […]

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October 2017 Photo of the Month

Fall in Iowa is a great time to be out and about. Photo opportunities are plentiful with the changing of the leaves, harvest time, and Halloween. During this past month I went out of several […]

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September 2017 Photo of the Month

Fall has arrived here in Iowa. The leaves are starting to change colors, cooler weather is moving in, the harvest is well underway, and of course photography opportunities are plentiful.  This past month was a […]

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WSP Astrophotography Cheat Sheet

Its that time of year when photography day is taking place a Living History Farms. For the 2nd year in a row I have the privilege of teaching introduction and advanced astrophotography at this event. […]

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WSP Teaching Classes at Living History Farms Photography Day

I’ll be teaching 3 astrophotography and night skies photgrpahy classes at this years photography day at Living History Farms in Urbandale on Saturday September 16th. This is my 2nd year teaching classes at this event […]

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