Jason Lin

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How To Add Tattoos To Your Models In Photoshop Like a Pro

Sometimes tattoos can add a lot to the character and the general feeling of your images. The problem is most models you'll work with wont have any …

Tamron 150-600mm Telezoom Shootout

There’s been a lot of interest in the newly released Tamron 150-600mm f/5-6.3 SP Di VC USD lens. (For those wondering what the initials mean, VC …

4 Not-so-Secret Tricks to Speed up Your Lightroom Workflow

Why Facebook Photos Look so Bad, and the DIY Solution to Fix It

With the largest public repository of photos on the Web, it’s not surprising that Facebook has and continues to employ heavy compression to all of …

The Best Photojournalism of the Year

A fast-moving wildfire on the edge of Yosemite National Park has forced the closure of two more areas of the park. The fire, which had grown to just …

Lighting Up Your Photography With Light Trails

At the most general level, photographing light trails means locating a place where you can capture some type of light that will be seen over time. …

Lost your Photo Mojo? Ten Tips to Bring Back the Magic

9 Fantastic Tutorials on Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the issues with photographing people is that cameras tend to pick up every imperfection and blemish on people's faces – far more than we tend …

Using Aperture Blending to Control Motion

For outdoor photography, there’s a very easy way to achieve motion blur effects AND get great image quality at the same time without using an ND …

Layering for Simplicity in Photoshop

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Mark Morrow.<p>As an active photographer in my area, I tend to receive a lot of interest and curiosity as to …

America plunges into deep freeze – in pictures

The freezing temperatures from the polar vortex have affected about 240 million people in the United States and southern Canada

5 Uncommon Snow Photography Tips That Can Transform Your Winter Scenes

7 awesome ways to creatively use your on-camera flash.

Do you ever feel the need to have an artificial light source when photographing? You don’t have to look any further, as you probably already have a …

How to Find Your Best Images With Lightroom 5’s Compare View

For decades photographers have faced the question of how to determine which of their images are the best. I’ve been through it all, from squinting at …

Five Habits Photographers Should Learn

Photography is an art, similar to drawing or painting. There will always be those that are naturally gifted in one media or the other, and the rest …

Landscape Photography

How to do High-Speed Colored Powder Effects Photography

Seeing as our brains can only process images so quickly, we often find high-speed photography to be very intriguing because it captures something …

How To Save An Underexposed Photo Using Lightroom

To save an underexposed photo there are a few different things we can try from working with what we have to converting to black and white and more.

Lightroom

Freerunners Play with Colored Powder and Smoke Granades in Insane Slow Mo Video

Sometimes, the right shot requires a beautifully minimalistic approach that subtly tugs on the heart strings… other times, you throw the freaking …

Understanding and Harnessing the Flexibility of Artificial Light

Since light is a necessary ingredient for making a photo, we have to decide how we’re going to light the photos we make. At its most basic level, …

Subject Placement Tips in Photography

This should be one of the most obvious things in an image yet many people have absolutely no idea as to where it should go. Most people take their …

Model Releases: What You Need to Know (With Samples)

Obtaining a signed model release is one of the most important steps you can take to protect yourself when using client photos for commercial purposes.

10 photo highlights of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world - here the focus is on Armistice Day<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

Humor: Check Out the Traffic Cam Overkill at this Chinese Street Light

One of the more controversial forms of government photography involves traffic cameras, which wind up in privacy-related news so often we’ve actually …

Everything You Need to Know about Posing

Looking to learn more about posing your portrait subjects? In this lecture video from B&H Photo and Video wedding photographer Jerry Ghionis shares …

Photo Links Made of Win

This week's list of photography links by Toad Hollow Photography features tutorials, a great special feature, a curated collection of great …

More Tips on How to Take Sharp Photos

OK, now. Here’s part two of my series on how to take sharp photos – with more tips on keeping your camera steady.<p>“Boscastle” captured by Irek Kimak …

Keith Sharp: Fabrications

<i>This week we are sharing work submitted to Lenscratch…</i><p>Suspended<p>Photographer Keith Sharp works with natural environments to construct new surrealistic …