Welcome to December 2016's CRPhotography newsletter, a round-up of photography goodness on DA from the last month. The newsletter is divided into handy sections to help you browse photography news and features from the last month. The links with a Fella icon are official CRPhotography articles and the newsletter is illustrated with beautiful pictures from our Photograph of the Day collection.
Animals, Plants and Nature from JenFruzz
Fashion from Queen-Kitty
General Photography from overdebated, Mrs-Durden and TanyaSimoneSimpson
Macro from JustACapharnaum
If I Could DD is a community feature project spanning lots of mediums this month. Get involved with the photography galleries via this journal from Mrs-Durden, this journal from pullingcandy and this journal from JustACapharnaum
Mrs-Durden announces the winners of CRPhotography's October APN contest
TanyaSimoneSimpson shares recent photography submissions to DA on the theme of love
JenFruzz at AnimalsPlantsNature announces Wild Animals Month: Conclusion and Winners
Mrs-Durden talks to cameraflou in CRPhotography's Photography Interview: Darkroom
Mrs-Durden shares some darkroom gorgeousness at CRPhotography in CRP Features: Darkroom
Interviews and Artist Spotlights
pearwood has been featuring awesomeness again this month! Check out Dinant by schelly and Looking into the depths by EarthHeart
jussta at ThatOnePerfectShot introduces group members Crims0nPhotography, Sara-Roth, deepgrounduk, Canankk and Sergey-Ryzhkov
S-Patriot at Best-photographs congratulates HeikoGerlicher in Best of week 46 - 2016, FlorentCourty in Best of week 47 - 2016 and xrust in Best of week 48 - 2016
ElyneNoir at Darkroom-Photos features Woman-of-DarkDesires in Darkroom Spotlight - 36
Yuukon continues Feature Fest with Vol. 54: City Life, Vol. 55: Horror & Macabre, Vol. 56: Conceptual and Vol. 57: Insects
OliviaMichalski at Breathtaking-photos shares some awesome photography
MARX77 brings you a host of amazing captures in Streetside Stories: The Wonderground
Can't get enough street photography? Don't miss Neat Street Feature =Issue Forty= from jesseboy000
ElyneNoir features stunning scenery in Places - Part 81
Yuukon features big cats at AnimalsPlantsNature in APN Features: Wild Animals
Looking for photography inspiration? Oh Snap! #24 and #25 from iPhotograph is packed with it
jesseboy000 shows off amazing street photography in On The Other Side, an ongoing collaborative project with Batsceba
There have been some lovely journals created for the If I Could DD project. Check out Animals, Plants and Nature, Animals, Plants and Nature II and General Photography from Yuukon, and Abstract and Surreal from scheinbar, Artistic Nude from JustACapharnaum, Still Life: Dolls and Figures from Awesomealexis1, and General Photography from ElyneNoir
Contests, Challenges and Projects
CRPhotography is hosting an epic Holidays Photography Contest with three themes: Holiday Still Life, New Years Resolutions and A Dark Christmas. Submit your creations before 20th January 2017 for a chance to win points, core memberships and money to spend in the DA print and gift shop!
Yuukon at CRPhotography announces the beginning of commenting for Comment Month: December and shares November's conclusion featuring commenters AngelCat3000, Rienet-Halun and Sparkle-Photography
pearwood at CRPhotography invites you to take part in the 52 Week Photography End-of-Year Challenge: Images of Peace, which is running until the end of December
Educational Resources and Tutorials
xs-deviant shares experiences and information about DIY Scanning negatives and slides
dvcomk shows you how to make a beauty dish on a budget
Mouselemur at AnimalsPlantsNature talks about what it takes to be a zoo photographer
FallisPhoto has gathered all his photography tutorials in one place! No matter what you want to learn about, there's something here for you.
Opinion, Chats and Forums
lebensmelodie is looking for advice about polarizing and ND filters for landscape photography
Can you help Daemare choose a macro lens?
ReasonBear is asking for technical help with photographing moonlight on surfaces
gillhjuanita wants to hear your suggestions for taking photographs in winter without freezing!
Can you offer Goodnight-Melbourne advice on choosing lenses?
AshleyxBrooke invites you to take part in photohunt