About This Store

All the links at this store take you to Amazon.com. You get the same great Amazon prices, service, and guarantee, and you help support Jim’s web sites. They are linked below.  Jim’s web sites provide a wealth of information to help you make the most of your photography.

The items in this store are covered in detail in Jim’s Buyer’s Guide Series.  There are over 70 articles in the series, making it one of the most comprehensives guides on the internet to the best of all things photographic.

About Jim

Jim Doty is an internationally published nature, portrait, event, and commercial photographer. He teaches photography at The Ohio State University and he is the author of Digital Photography Exposure for Dummies (more info below). His images can be found in magazines, books, newspapers, calendars, tourist brochures, corporate reports, and on web sites for corporations and not-for-profit organizations.

Jim’s work has been published by the National Wildlife Federation, Black & White Magazine, The Ohio State University, Graceland University, The MichMatist, Ohio Sea Grant, Stone Laboratory, UNCF (United Negro College Fund), Best Western Hotels, Crowne Plaza Hotels, Holiday Inn Hotels, Staybridge Suites, Wiley Publishing, Inc., The Herald, Yukon Review, Kirtland Temple Historic Site, KOA Campgrounds, Camp Manitou, Magic 106.3, Midwest Photo Exchange, Hunt’s Guide to the Upper Peninsula, Community of Christ, Presbyterian Church (PCUSA), Terrapin World Imports, and a long list of additional businesses and organizations.

Jim is an experienced photography instructor who leads workshops, seminars, and field trips for a variety of organizations. He currently leads photography workshops and photo tours in Colorado and Michigan. He led photography workshops for seven years at The Ohio State University, and he has taught photography classes at the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts (Michigan), and Graceland University (Iowa). You can check out his upcoming workshops and photo tours and you can schedule one of his workshops, classes, seminars, or field trips for your photography club, group, organization, or school. For photographers who want the maximum amount of growth in a concentrated period of time, Jim does one-on-one, “Shoot with a Pro” sessions.

Jim is available for portrait photography (see Portraits.JimDoty.com), lifestyle images (of you, your business, or your organization), and special events. Jim does most of his portrait and event work in the central Ohio but it available on an occasional basis in the Denver Colorado area, southern Iowa, and the Kansas City area.

Jim’s landscape and nature prints are available for purchase.





The Buyer’s Guide Series – Your guide to the best of all things photographic. There are over 60 articles in this series, making it one of the most comprehensive buyer’s guides on the Internet.

Buyer’s Guide Series: Recommendations For The Best Photography Equipment, Software, Books, Magazines, DVDs, Online Photo Labs and More

Page created August 8, 2017. Updated April 22, 2018.