April 19, 2007 11:00 ET® Announces Newly Designed Photography Galleries

REDMOND, WA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 19, 2007 --, the worldwide leader in online photography education, today announced a new design for their popular photography galleries. As part of their photo sharing program, BetterPhoto has enhanced the photo galleries, creating a new look with easy-to-access, fun categories. Contest winners from BetterPhoto's monthly photo contest, Editor's Picks, and amazing photographs taken by the professional photographers who teach online photography courses at BetterPhoto are a few of the featured categories.

"Our newly designed photo galleries will be a great treat for our members and for all those who visit our site searching for inspiration! They are just beautiful!" said Jim Miotke, President and founder of "BetterPhoto's mission is to unleash creativity in our students and friends and help them to share their photos with the world. The new photo galleries are just one way we are bringing that goal to fruition."

Among the thousands of images in the photo galleries are found interesting pictures of cute babies, funny animals, abstracts, travel, vacation and nature photos for all to enjoy. In addition, everyone is encouraged to share photos online through our BetterPholio™ photo galleries and websites and to enroll in our unparalleled online photography courses.

BetterPhoto brings together over 150,000 members from around the world for learning, fun, and community. The site offers over 100 courses on photography and Photoshop, taught by scores of published, professional photographers including Tony Sweet, Brenda Tharp, Jim Zuckerman, and Shutterbug editor George Schaub. Courses are offered every month. Sign up today to get your photos thoughtfully and promptly reviewed by professionals. The monthly contest, considered the best on the web, brings in over 25,000 entries monthly, and awards winners in 10 categories.

About is the worldwide leader in online photography education, offering an approachable resource for photographers who want to improve their skills, share their photos, and learn more about the art and technique of photography. Headquartered in Redmond, WA, is a fun, approachable community, offering online photography courses led by highly respected and published professional photographers, who act as mentors. BetterPhoto also offers a range of gallery and web hosting options that are easy to use and powerfully customizable, and offers a rich community experience and the best photo contests on the web.

For more information, visit the BetterPhoto website at

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