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The Green Life: Green Your Photography: Go Digital

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August 02, 2011

Green Your Photography: Go Digital

Digitalcamera Whether you're a pro or just a weekend shutterbug, photography is an excellent way to get close to nature and share its beauty. This week's tips are about how to make each *click* eco-friendlier.

Tip #2: Choose your camera wisely.

While film cameras have a certain nostalgic charm, it really is time to switch to digital. Film cameras produce more waste, thanks to the water, electricity, and hazardous chemicals needed for film development. And we probably don't have to tell you this but, disposable cameras are pretty wasteful too. Though if you're in a crunch and cave in, remember to drop it off for recycling.

Tell us: What kind of camera do you use?

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