Welcome to April 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 icon are official CRPhotography articles and the newsletter is illustrated with beautiful pictures from our Photograph of the Day collection.
Animals, Plants, & Nature
It's Flowers, Trees & Plants month at AnimalsPlantsNature group! Check out the Intro Blog for more information and contest details! Entries accepted through April 23rd.
Welcome to Commercial and Fashion week on projecteducate! Check out the Intro Blog for a line-up of the articles.
Check some of the best Macro photography added recently to dA: Macro Spotlight Vol. 201
Have you seen APN Adventures yet? It's a weekly collection of newly submitted nature photography.
Admire some of the amazing urban and rural photographs on DA in CRP's Monthly Feature!
Mrs-Durden has published yet another spotlight of some of the DD suggestions she has received for General Photography.
Interviews and Artist Spotlights
TheGalleryOfEve continues her Interview series. This time, she talked to JenFruzz. Read ALL ABOUT JENFRUZZ.
Yuukon interviewed Street Photography CV hosagu in Feature-Fest Vol. 18: Street Photography w/ Hosagu.
TheGalleryOfEve helps you get to know different artists of DA in her Friday Inspiration ... Katrin-Elizabeth.
Queen-Kitty interviews prolific DA photographer vampire-zombie at projecteducate
Queen-Kitty interviews designer, model and photographer XiaoLin94
:AnimalsPlantsNature group recently interviewed flower photographer John-Peter. Check it out here!
Mrs-Durden has published yet another monthly interview for CRPhotography, this time shedding like on Urban and Rural photography!
You don't need to be a cat lover to appreciate the great collection of outstanding cat photography collected by ElyneNoir in Cat Feature - Part 10.
Traditional artist Agaave has taken a Voyage to the Unknown: Street.
PaMonk shares some stunning photography in Amazing Photographs Feature
Queen-Kitty shares some beautiful humans in People and Portraits Spotlight Vol. 125
hosagu features some epic views from the street in sTreET pHOtoGrAphY IV.I
Look at tiny things in lots of detail with MarcosRodriguez's Macro Spotlight Vol. 202
Check out this lovely Flowers, Trees, & Plants feature by Amarantheans!
This fascinating collection of street photography shows just how hilarious some candid moments can be.
Tourist sites are full of them, but we also see these in our every day lives. Browse through this entertaining collection of photo-gestures in different scenarios.
Mrs-Durden has spotlighted some amazing artistic nudes in her recent edition of The Human Form series, focusing on Tattoos!
Need more colour in your life? Dive into A World Of Rainbows.
Contests, Challenges and Projects
PhotoUnited invites you to take part in the group's Architecture and Leading Lines challenge during April
MacroPoetry announces the winners of their A Drop's Life contest
Don't forget to participate in our monthly contest on the theme of Urban and Rural photography!
This week's 52 photography challenge involves taking a portrait of someone's profile! Join in and win some points!
Educational Resources and Tutorials
Pros and cons of shooting on-location vs in the studio
harrietsfriend talks about Photography in 3D and why it's worth a try.
Photographing when you're alone can be a tad tricky. Allany21 hands out some basic tips to make things easier in Useful Photography Tips For Solo Travelers.
Yogeshdawra lends some easy tips when you're ready for a new photography adventure, but don't want to splash on new gear just yet in How to Develop Your Photography Skills.
arbitrarynamechange introduces commercial photography in Commercial Photography 101: What Is It?
Queen-Kitty talks about the advantages and disadvantages of studio and location photography for photoshoots
Interested in commercial photography? arbitrarynamechange talks about niches where you might be able to find work
Mouselemur has compiled some fantastic tips for Flowers, Trees, & Plants photographers. You can read about them here!
This projecteducate article by Yuukon helps to explain the basics of lighting in photography.
CRPhotography's monthly discussion has gone live! This month we're taking about something taboo: money!
Yuukon answers photography questions in Photography FAQ.
We all love photographing for different reasons; musicismylife10027 discusses their reasons in Why I love photography.
Street Photography is going through a difficult time - Batsceba discusses Why street photography is facing a moment of truth.
Chats and Forums
phydeau would like to hear from artistic nude photographers who are interested in being involved with a chat room for networking and community support
AshleyxBrooke would like your help promoting the photohunt group and chat room
EdibleShoes is looking for advice about portrait lenses
Kyndelfire invites you to talk about your favourite photography gear
Nostalgia time! @nymsinister wants to know about your first serious camera
This month's newsletter contributors are silber-englein, Mouselemur, JenFruzz, Mrs-Durden and TanyaSimpson