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Welcome. These pages are dedicated to digital photography. My own galleries are here along with a forum for Canon digital camera owners, Exhibit Engine photo gallery download and a free gallery database service. I thank you for visiting this site and I hope enjoy your stay.

Canon Digital Photography Forums

Discussion and photo sharing Forum for all Canon digital camera enthusiasts. Canon Digital Photography Forums has separate boards for different camera types. Forum contains also photo sharing and gallery discussions, general photography and technique discussion areas. Exhibit Engine support boards are here, too. The best and most friendly photo forum on the net!

Digital Photo Gallery Database

Digital Photo Gallery Database is a free service for all who have an online photo gallery. Register to the system and add info of your galleries to database. Visitors can search the galleries and seek listings by camera, lens, keyword, category etc. This is your chance to make your gallery known and prevent it from being lost in cyberspace.

Exhibit Engine 2

Exhibit Engine 2 is freeware high quality online photo gallery database management system, using PHP and MySQL languages. It is designed for speed, reliability, compatibility, load balancing, professional look, free customization, comfortable browsing and scalability. If you are looking for the best php photo gallery look no more!
Get it from here, it is free! Example gallery (public view). EE has already served here over 8 million photos on my site.

1D Mark III review

I have written a short review of 1D Mark III. You can also download few full size AdobeRGB photos for evaluation.

Photo Galleries by Pekka Saarinen

Lieksa Brass Week 2009 photos. (NOTE: Link opens to, including lots of new Mnozil Brass photos, a separate Mnozil gallery will open here soon. (NEW)

Mnozil Brass live in Lieksa Brass Week 2007.
Finnish Radio Symphony Orchestra Backstage Photos. (NEW)
Selected Snaps.
TUSKA 2007.
TUSKA 2006 Heavy metal festival photos.
TUSKA 2005 Heavy metal festival photos.
TUSKA 2004 Heavy metal festival photos.
Canon EOS D30 Digital SLR Camera Photographs by Pekka Saarinen
Canon G1 Digital Camera Photographs by Pekka Saarinen
Canon EOS 1D Mark II mini review with full size samples.

Old stuff

LinearSharpen is a Photoshop 6 action (automation script) which converts Canon EOS D30 Linear TIFF to nonlinear and sharpened photo. Latest version 3.42 has proven to be very usable. Check it out!
Behind the LCD: Photography Essays
Here I try to put my thoughts together and display some ideas I've had and things I have learned when taking the gallery photos. I have many topics which say 'coming soon': I will post them as soon as I find time to finish them.

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