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24 hidden settings to maximize your Mac

We mean Mac-simize.<p>Apple prides itself on the polish and slickness of its software, and on the surface, macOS proves itself an intuitive and easy-to-navigate operating system. Dig deeper, however, and you'll find a heap of useful settings and options that let you customize your computing …

Apps

How to Approach a Gallery: Advice from the Director of Von Lintel

<i>As the director of Von Lintel Gallery in Los Angeles, Kaycee Olsen designs exhibitions, coordinates museum acquisitions, and represents a myriad of photographers—Joni Sternbach, Klea McKenna, and Mark Seliger—who are each known for their unique approach to the medium of photography.</i><p><i>Before she</i> …

Modern Art

Wedding Photography: 4 Quick Tips for Wedding Photographers

4 Quick Tips for Wedding Photographers<p>Rating:<p>3.80 based on 5 Ratings<p>February 4, 2018 By Julian Rad<p>4 Quick Tips for Wedding Photographers …

Weddings

How to prepare your Android phone for a factory reset

The extensibility of Android means we have a wide variety of options when it comes to choosing a phone. From the Pixels to the Samsung Experience UI …

Android News

How to Use a Light Meter | Fundamentals To Improve Your Photography

One of the last pieces of equipment newer photographers tend to think about getting is a dedicated light meter. In this digital age, dedicated light …

Photography

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “<b>What aperture is best for landscape photography?</b>” is often asked via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter and other discussion venues.While</b> …

Landscape Photography

How To Make a TRAVEL VIDEO: 10 Tips you need to know

With your trip just ahead, it's time to learn how to make a travel video with any camera. These are Christian LeBlanc´s top 10 tips for making a …

Portrait Photography

How to Make a Crowd Disappear from a Photo (Without Photoshop!)

For street photographers, few obstacles are as difficult to work around as crowds. No matter the hour, there’s sure to be someone walking through …

Save a snowflake for decades

All it takes is a drop of chilled superglue.<p>Ever wanted to catch a snowflake and keep it forever? You can. The image above is a photograph of a snowflake that fell in January 1979, but it isn't an old photo. It is a recent shot of a snowflake that's been sitting in chemist Tryggvi Emilsson's desk …

Here’ How to Shoot Razor-Sharp Photos in Low Light by Using the AF Assist Beam on Your Flash (VIDEO)

How often have you captured what you thought was a great photograph, only to learn later that your “money shot” was soft and destined for the trash? …

Best Lenses for Extreme Macro Photography

Rating: 0 based on 0 Ratings<p>December 19, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>Best Lenses for Extreme Macro Photography www.sleeklens.com<p>Macro or close-up photography …

7 Tips for Wedding Group Photos from a Veteran Photographer

Shooting group photos is a skill all wedding photographers need to master. Here’s a 9-minute video from Shutterbug Mag filled with 7 tips for taking …

The 2017 Fstoppers Complete Holiday Camera Equipment Buying Guide

As you're doing your holiday shopping, it can be a bit daunting evaluating all the numerous options out there. To help, we've put together a complete …

How To Photograph Bridesmaids at a Wedding

The day of the wedding a photographer has to don many hats. We tend to borrow many of the tricks of product photographers for the details, but also …

A Simple Trick to Revive a Dead Rechargeable Battery

Like many other photographers and filmmakers today, we need batteries for many of our gear and accessories. Many devices today come with their own …

When, why and how to use a light meter to nail your exposure every time

Light meters seem to be a controversial subject these days. On the one side, you’ve got those who swear by them, wouldn’t shoot without them. On the …

This Is the Worst Color to Wear in Photos

Looking good in photos is a skill that can be taught (hence the number of stories we've published on the subject), and one of the easiest ways to …

Clothing

A Guide to Cleaning Your Tripod

Jay Shooting with Induro Tripod, Banff National Park, Canada<p>It’s important to clean your tripod now and then. We try to clean ours about twice a year …

Landscape Photography

Creative Cloud: Is It Time to Ditch Adobe?

Adobe just killed one of its last major one-time fee softwares, Lightroom, in favor of the subscription model introduced in 2013. While the most …

Why You Must Not Call Yourself a Photographer

Dear friend,A practical word of advice: don’t call yourself a photographer. Rather, call yourself a “visual artist”, or better yet—an “artist”— or …

Street Photography

The Vietnam War: The Pictures That Moved That Most

‘Who is the Enemy Here?’<p><b>The vietnam war Pictures That Moved Them Most</b><p>While the Vietnam War raged — roughly two decades’ worth of bloody and …

How to Wipe a Computer Clean of Personal Data

Many families have welcomed new PCs into their homes, thanks to back-to-school and Labor Day sales, leaving older computers to be donated, recycled, …

An Ultimate Guide to Every B&W ISO 400 35mm Film on the Market

I’m photographer Andrew Branch, and this is my 400 speed, 35mm black-and-white film guide. In this guide, I will be comparing every 400 ISO black and …

Why and how to erase your browsing history

Cover your tracks in any web browser.<p>Web browsers keep track of your past activity for a reason. That history comes in handy if you want to find a funny article again, or return to your favorite photo of the kids, or if restore a tab that you accidentally closed. At the same time, some people find …

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 …

Stop Waiting and Get Your Photography on Stock Image Sites to Earn More Passive Income

For freelance creatives, earning passive income is a great way to increase your annual profits, but getting a large library of images uploaded can be …

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 …

The Photographer’s Guide to Publishing Photo Books

E-mail: *<p>All photographs and illustrations that appear on the site are copyright of their respective owners. ©2005-2016 PhotoShelter, Inc.<p>We’ve …

Avid Media Composer First offers pro-level video editing for free

Most serious DSLR or MSC video shooters use either Adobe Premiere Pro CC or Apple's Final Cut Pro X to edit their footage; however, Avid's Media …

Videography

10 Tips On Getting Your Photography Exhibited in a Gallery

Having your photos displayed in a gallery is an excellent way to put the spotlight on your hard work. In this 10 minute video by <i>Shutterbug</i>, …

Videography