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Rachel Houghton

Rachel Houghton

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Rachel has been taking photos as a serious amateur since she got her first camera at the age of 16 - a Canon AE-1 Program. She has a Nikon D600. She's a technical writer, specializing in software documentation and online help, with more than 14 years of technical communication experience. She is a former Secretary for the Society for Technical Communication (STC), past program chair of the STC Technical Communication Summit, is actively involved in the STC Phoenix community and reviews books for the STC journal, Technical Communication. She enjoys photography and Photoshop. Find her on Twitter @rjhoughton.
  • Nikon D100
  • Nikon D600
  • AF Nikkor 85mm f/1.8D
  • AF-S NIKKOR 50mm f/1.8G
  • AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
  • Tamron 70-300MM F/4-5.6 Di LD

One of my favorite photos...

Published February 21st, 2012

This photo is probably the best photo I've taken with my iPhone 4 and processed with Instagram. I love how the reflection and the blue skies just pop. This is Haystack Rock and one of the Needles in Cannon Beach, OR, from the Tolovana Park wayside at the south end of the city.

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