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November 12, 2020 / Coverage / Photos

Did your school cancel picture day this year? Even if it’s being held, will every student be there? If you’re outsourcing your school portraits, you don’t have to sacrifice quality. Walsworth Yearbooks sales representative Alex Wilson, M.S. Ed., shared tips on how to take great school photos from home in two videos – one for…

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April 30, 2019 / Photo Contest / Photos

Walsworth’s 2019 Photo Contest has come to a close, and with more than 5,200 entries, this year’s contest was the largest yet. Thank you to all the talented yearbook photographers who took time out of their school and yearbook schedules to enter this year’s contest. We appreciate all of your hard work, and we love…

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May 1, 2018 / News / Photography / Photos

It was another successful year for Walsworth’s annual Photo Contest, with the 2018 Contest attracting nearly 4,000 outstanding entries from across the country. Thank you to all the talented yearbook photographers who took the time to enter. Here are the winners and Honorable Mentions in each category. The top prize winners will receive a $100…

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February 12, 2018 / Photos

Take a look at Walsworth’s new 5-Day Photography Lesson Plan!

This set of PDFS provides a week of lessons and exercises to help you teach your students the basics of photography and get them quickly taking good photos. After that, they will understand that the camera is an instrument, and it takes thinking and practice to take great photos.

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October 26, 2013 / Photos

Halloween can be one of the most photogenic times of the year, what with people dressing in costume and putting up interesting (sometimes wild) decorations.

Take a look at this post from the website for some tips specific to taking pictures on Halloween.

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April 16, 2013 / 2013 Photo Contest / News / Photos

The Photo Illustration category in Walsworth’s 2013 Photo Contest drew in a wide variety of creative entries, with photographers and photo editors showing off their skills to tell a compelling story.

Congratulations to the winners – Tiffany Folkes and Nikki Dalton from Cedarcrest High School in Duvall, Wash., who were chosen for the top prize in the category for their photo illustration, “Blind to the world around us.”

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April 16, 2013 / 2013 Photo Contest / News / Photos

One of the most exciting aspects of Walsworth’s 2013 Photo Contest was getting to see all the great images submitted in the Junior High/Middle School category. It will be fun to see what those young photogs will be able to do as they gain even more experience.

Congratulations to Brianna Smith from Southside Middle School in Jacksonville, Fla., whose portrait of a classmate took home the top prize in the category.

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