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Is Photography SE interested in Family History?

The Photography SE Help suggests that old photographs and identifying the people making and featuring in them may be on-topic here: history of photography photography in society but I ...
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Is camera brand name tag-count reflecting the amount of interest in each brand?

There is currently 40 tags with word Canon in it. And 19 tags with word Nikon in it. Panasonic is mentioned in two tags. Olympus is mentioned also in two tags. Pentax has only one tag. Sony has only ...
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Tag Map for Photo.SE

I've just made a map of tags for Photography - StackExchange. In short: tag size is related to tag popularity and edges are related to tag co-occurrences in questions. Different colors were used for ...
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Call for Photography Gear Grant applicants: July 2012

The purpose of this program is to generate content about photography gear that is either very common or very new and exciting - basically, to help ensure that if people are searching for answers to ...
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Call for Photography Gear Grant applicants: June 2012 (Updated)

Update: The recipients of the June gear grant have been chosen and notified. Stay tuned at the end of the month for the July application post. The purpose of this program is to generate content about ...
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Call for Photography Gear Grant applicants: May 2012 (Updated)

Update: Grantees for May have been chosen and notified via email. Please check back at the end of the month for a new meta question opening up applications for the June round. After a trial run and ...
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How do you feel about sharing Photo.SE content on Pinterest? (Updated)

UPDATE: I'm holding off on sharing any Photo Stack Exchange content on Pinterest since so many of you seem to have concerns about Pinterest's TOS and what it does to the licenses on your content. If ...
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Call for Photography Gear Grant applicants: April 2012

We're wrapping up a trial run of this program, so I wanted to get started on the next round. My goal is to select a new group of 3-6 people every month. The purpose of this program is to generate ...
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Call for participants in Photography Gear Lending Library

Update: Four users have been selected for the beta round. I have emailed everyone who filled out the Google form expressing interest in the beta program. If you filled out the form and did not ...
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Do we have a Japanese user we can send to CP+ 2012? [closed]

The CP+ Camera & Photo Imaging Show 2012 is in Yokohama, Japan from February 9-12. More here: http://www.cpplus.jp/en/intro.html Now, here in Japan, the home of photography. It is time to ...
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Would anybody want to go to an event in New York on October 26th, 2011? [closed]

There are rumours of a press launch by Canon on October 26 in New York, which includes a shiny EOS logo. If we could get the appropriate passes sorted, would anybody be in a position to go, represent ...
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Getting the word out - photography blogs and press

The best way to get new users to our site is through word of mouth. Therefore, if we can reach people who have big mouths (i.e., wide readership :), more people will know who we are and why we're ...
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Photography Stack Exchange tagline

Does anyone have any ideas for a short, catchy tagline we can use in promoting the Photography Stack Exchange? Something that would get people's attention if we used it for online advertisements and ...
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What to do about shills suggesting their products?

I suppose this might be a necessary evil when asking for product recommendations, but do we have an official policy on people suggesting products from companies that they work for (directly or ...
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Would people be interested in having site organised photo meets?

The site works best with a strong sense of community, and I was thinking of things that we could do to help build this, and wondered if people would be interested in regional meet-ups/events? Even ...
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Photo contests - How about just once a month?

I've just been reading this question, and I have a suggestion for a compromise for having photo contests on this site. I think having everyone open their own contest questions would be bad thing, for ...
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Additional sidelines to the site

There are a number of questions that are highly localised in nature, or might not fit at all with the current site. The thought struck me that there may be scope for classified adverts (or possibly ...
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Do we have to be Stack Overflow?

Okay, I'm a techie, a software programmer and architect, so I participate in a site that is highly technical. However, photography is really meant to be art, it is the essence of the shot. Do we ...
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How to move from a “camera club” to a “photography club”?

This answer points out that currently we are more of a "camera club" rather than a "photography club" - in that the questions so far are more orientated towards equipment and technical aspects rather ...
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How do we promote photo.SE?

One of the 7 essential questions is: How do we promote our site? This is rapidly becoming a hot issue across the entire network: how to promote your site and how to reach out to the experts ...