For Students

Grammar of Photography, Examples of Student Work:

https://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/07/grammar-of-photography-student-work-ny.html
https://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/07/grammar-of-photography-student-work_76.html
https://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/07/grammar-of-photography-student-work_30.html
https://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/07/grammar-of-photography-student-work_3.html
https://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/07/grammar-of-photography-student-work.html

Advice:
On the value of art school, graduate school, and making the most of the experience:
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/01/advice-to-young-artists-on-subject-of.html
On dealing with a creative block:
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/02/creative-process-getting-unstuck-part-1.html
Fostering Creativity:
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2017/02/fostering-creativity.html


Composition:
Learning to Compose Part 1 - Introduction
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/07/photographic-vision-learning-to-compose.html
Learning to Compose Part 2 - Positive and Negative Space
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/07/how-to-compose-photograph-positive-and.html
Learning to Compose Part 3 - How to Practice
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/08/learning-to-compose-practice-makes.html
Learning to Compose Part 4 - Using Shape, Part 1
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/09/using-shape-to-compose-part-1.html
Learning to Compose Part 5 - Using Shape, Part 2
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/09/using-shape-to-compose-part-2.html
Learning to Compose Part 6 - Using Color Creatively
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/11/learning-to-compose-using-color.html
Learning to Compose Part 7 - Tonality
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2012/12/black-and-white-conversion-in-lightroom.html
Learning to Compose Part 8 - Geometry and the Grid
http://christophergiglio.blogspot.com/2015/01/geometry-in-photographic-composition.html 

Printing:
How to get your prints to match what you see on the monitor:


Equipment:
To optimize a Mac for editing large images in Photoshop (look through all 21 pages):
http://macperformanceguide.com/SettingUp-BootDrive.html
Buying a Mac, specifications and configurations:
http://macperformanceguide.com/BuyersGuide-Main.html
Buying a used Mac Pro:
http://www.dvwarehouse.com/Apple-Mac-Pro-c-253_53_5232_5210.html
OWC is a good source for Mac components, especially external RAID, and SSD:
http://eshop.macsales.com
Before buying a lens or camera, I take a look at the reviews here. Both sites have a "Reviews" link; also lots of good technical and troubleshooting info in both forums:
http://www.dpreview.com
http://www.luminous-landscape.com/index.shtml


Software:
This is the scanning software used at ICP:
http://www.hamrick.com
Adobe's Lightroom tutorial page:
http://tv.adobe.com/product/lightroom