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Learn to be a photographer or expand your skills by using this amazing interactive site from ThinkQuest. Three major divisions -- Education, Gallery, and Virtual Photography -- cover all aspects of taking pictures, developing film, and explaining many different kinds of cameras. Although this site does not include information about digital cameras, the basic information about setting up shots, lighting, and use of the flash is timeless.

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