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Remove Distracting Elements from Photos with These 3 Simple Photoshop Tricks (VIDEO)

A telephone pole emanating from a subject’s head is the classic example of a distracting element ruining an otherwise fine photo. But there are …

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Lightroom Plugins You Should Not Be Living Without

There is such a variety of plugins these days it is hard to know which ones are the most useful. Each user will find ones that work better for their …

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Advanced Posing Tips - Why Hand Placement Matters

We often aim to capture great expressions when cueing and posing subjects, but we sometimes overlook basic elements that may distract our viewers. In …

Episode #3: Four Photographers Repeat the Viral Challenge to Photograph the Same Model (VIDEO)

A while back we featured an unusual challenge in which six photographers shot the same model with very interesting results. When that video went …

What We Learned This Week: Why You Shouldn't Count on Working for Non-Profits

Thinking about a future partnership with an non-profit?Don’t count on it.This week we took note of a new survey nonprofits by Blue Earth Alliance …

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9 Photoshop Retouching Techniques That Every Serious Photographer Should Know (VIDEO)

Image-editing expert Nathan Dodsen doesn’t mess around when it comes to Photoshop, and in the detailed video below he provides a comprehensive …

Cinematic COLOUR GRADING like a PRO in 5 mins

Our friend Chris Harvey is back and this is Harvey´s Colour grade example. It's quick easy and simple way of Add that kick ass punch to your images …

Three tips for posing your non professional friends and family

Ever tried posing your family or other non-pro friends for a photo. For some, it comes naturally, but for others, it may feel like an excruciating …

10 LIFE LESSONS FROM FIGHT CLUB

Super inspired from the movie ‘FIGHT CLUB’– in terms of how to conquer my personal fears in life, how to break free from societal bullshit, and to …

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Tips From a Fashion Photographer to Improve Formal Bridal Photos for Wedding Photographers

A spectacular shot of a bride in her gown can be one of the most enduring images in the spectrum of bridal photos. I’ll state up front that I am not …

A Navy SEAL commander explains why you should make your bed every single day

Admiral William McRaven, author of "Make Your Bed: Little Things That Can Change Your Life... And Maybe The World," explains how making your bed every morning can have a positive impact on your well-being and behavior throughout the rest of the day. Following is a transcript of the video.<p><b>Admiral</b> …

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How to Make Your Photos Go Viral

How to make your photos go viral (like a virus):<p>What is ‘going viral’?<p>Think of a virus. It spreads. It usually is spread through organisms, or …

Industrial Design: L-Rod Monitor for your Laptop

Being on-the-go is something we all strive for and being able to be mobile for all occasions is an addition as well. Imagine having a portable …

Gorgeous Portrait Photography by Matias Yanez Cortez

<b>Matias Yanez Cortez</b> is a talented 25-year-old self-taught photographer and conceptual artist who was born in Santiago, Chile where he spent most of …

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10 Tips to Be Happier and More Loving in Life

I think we all need a life mission in life— mine is peace, understanding, and love.<p>My life’s purpose<p>I’ve spent a long time in my life trying to …

How to Level-Up Your Portrait Photography Skills

2017-07-01 #tutorials<p>Bored with the usual bust or look book shots when taking portraits? Get creative with these tipsters using an analogue camera …

Here’s Why You Should Use An ND Filter For Your Portraits

I’m sure you’ve heard many a myth about the use of ND filters for portraits. Placing anything in front of your lens elements can reduce the quality …

4 Fantastic Portrait Tutorials: Tips & Tricks for Better Photos

Learning to photograph people is a rite of passage for any photographer. When it comes to portrait photography, there’s so much to consider: …

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How to Color Grade a Photo in Lightroom: Cinematic Style

Do you wish your still photos had a cinematic quality or looked like they came straight out of a movie? Believe it or not, the look is actually …

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Alien Skin Exposure X2 Adds Advanced Layering Tools

Alien Skin Exposure has long been known as a plugin for Photoshop and Lightroom. But since Exposure X was released, it’s trying to compete with the …

Natural Light vs Studio | 3 Portrait Set-Ups In 3 Minutes

Brief, to-the-point photography tutorials are a wonderful thing. No fluff, get in, get out, learn something new to try. Love it. Calgary photographer …

10 Minutes With Fashion Photographer, Blogger and CEO Sandro Achilles

‘A little poker face hurt nobody’ must have been the thought of <b>Sandro Achilles</b> when he bluffed her way into photography at a models event in New York …

FujiLove Podcast – Episode 16

The 16th episode of the FujiLove Podcast is now available for download. This time I am talking to Michael Schnabl, portrait photographer and an …

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Basic Headshot Setup to Get a Cinematic Look

Levy Moroshan wants to show you guys that with a simple tweak of his Basic Headshot setup you can get a whole new look. Something a bit more …

Natural Light vs Flash vs High Speed Sync: See the Difference

Same setting, same model, three different lighting scenarios. In this demo, Toronto wedding photographer Derrel Ho-Shing shows you the difference …

Advanced Tutorial: How to Color Grade Photos Using Luminosity Masks

When you look at the work of a professional, award-winning beauty photographer like Zoë Noble, it just has that <i>something</i> extra. If you’re wondering …

These are the basic lighting techniques you need to know for photography and film

Whether you’re a photographer or a filmmaker, understanding the principles of light and how it will affect your subject are important. It doesn’t …

How to create the ultimate fake sun with a strobe (with lighting diagrams)

Nikon d800 1/200s – f2.8 – ISO 100 – 50mm<p>Some shots need a sun. Sadly the sun is not at the optimal angle at all locations. Heck, if you are indoors …

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This calendar will give you a photographic assignment for each day of 2017

A week ago, we posted a 52 challenge for 2017, basically it’s a photographic task a week to help you evolve as a photographer. If you want to take it …

Tricks for Removing Color Cast from Any Image

You’ve got the perfect composition, great light, and an amazing subject. You push the shutter and the image looks pretty good on your mini LCD …