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By Megan O. Read | Friday, December 11, 2009

lynda.com author Derrick Story in the booth, on location, and on film

The talented Derrick Story has been recording in and around Ventura this week working on a new lynda.com course about getting professional results from a compact camera. Here are a few snapshots I took of him while hard at work on his project:

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A few stills of "author booth life" taken with a Fujifilm Instax Mini 7S.

Yesterday Derrick shared an inside look at his work with lynda.com and how recording live on location can keep you on your toes on his site thedigitalstory.com. Get the scoop on his experience with us, as well as all sorts of cool camera reviews, photography tips, and more.

If you have missed any of Derrick’s lynda.com courses, now is a great time to log in and catch up. And we encourage you to join the Flickr groups, peruse the existing photos, and add your own shots to the groups that accompany his lynda.com photo assignment courses here: Natural Light Portrait Photo AssignmentBacklit Portrait Photo AssignmentFill Flash Portrait Photo Assignment. Let us know what you think!

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