Aaron Ackerley

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How to Shoot Cinematic Time Lapses

Time-lapse photography has gotten considerably easier thanks to dedicated modes in digital cameras. But to create truly cinematic time-lapse videos, …

5 Exercises to Help You Understand Histograms

If you’re on the hunt for your first DSLR camera, or you’ve just purchased a DSLR and you’re new to digital photography, chances are you’ve been on …

How to reduce noise and more easily work with "Blend if" layer sliders in Photoshop CC

Photoshop’s layer blending options are some of its most powerful tools but also one of its most frustrating, particularly the “Blend if” sliders. …

The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook

<i>by Martijn van den Broeck, all opinions my own.</i><p><b>Download your free copy of The Unofficial Design Portfolio Handbook.</b><p>Table of Contents<p><b>Before your</b> …

UX Design

Elon Musk is making a big mistake about the Apple Car

But when it comes to assessing other automakers, and potential competitive threats to Tesla, Musk isn't as good.<p>Case in point: Last week, Musk said that while Apple got a late start on its secretive car project, the Cupertino, California-based colossus will catch up and have volume production by …

Guess Who Kate Moss Was Kissing Last Night... | Look

Where would we be without the frivolous antics of everyone’s favourite supermodel? While Kate Moss has been pretty well behaved for a while, her most …

Finally! The BEST way to sharpen your images!

Sharpening. A subject that has potentially endless possibilities when it comes to how it can be done, high pass, unsharp mask, sharpening etc are the …

Lighting Ratios to Make or Break your Portrait

In a previous article (6 Lighting Patterns every photographer should know) I talked about lighting patterns and how they create shape and dimensions …

Mastering Photoshop brushes: 6 top tips

Photoshop is a complex bit of kit, which can take years to learn properly. Thankfully, there's lots of Photoshop resources around to help you out, …

24 Websites to Offer Coding at School

<i>This piece was co-authored with Rachel Paulter, marketer at Chalk.com.</i><p>Computer science (CS) education faces a crisis. The White House calls computer science "an economic and social imperative for the next generation of American students." Yet only 1 in 4 elementary and high schools teach …