Abhinav Sundar

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12 Photo Projects You Can Do From Home

Part of becoming an improved photographer is understanding how to challenge yourself to put the skills you already have to the test and acquire new …

10 Photography Mistakes to Avoid

Here are ten common photography mistakes to avoid to take your photos to the next level.<p>Mistake #1: Combining Light & Shadow<p>photo by Chris Costello<p>A …

Landscape Photography

India's $7 Smartphone Set to Disrupt World's Third Largest Mobile Market

An Indian handset maker will tomorrow launch the country's cheapest smartphone, in a move that's likely to disrupt its booming mobile market of over 200 million users.<p>Called Freedom 251 and priced at under Rs 500 ($7), the handset is being manufactured by domestic handset maker Ringing Bells as …

A $7 smartphone is launching in India tomorrow

An Indian handset maker is ready to launch the country's cheapest smartphone under Rs 500 ($7), which could be a game changer in one of the world's …

How To Shoot Amazing Photographs Indoors With Nothing But Window Light

For some photos, nothing beats the natural beauty of ambient light. When used correctly natural light can create soft portraits that bring out great …

21 Inspirational Natural Light Portraits - dPS

Check out this collection of natural light portraits - all taken using the light from the humble window.

An Illustrative Guide To Popular Light Modifiers

If you’ve ever dabbled in the world of light modifiers, you’ll be well aware that you are spoilt for choice. Just to have an idea of the ocean of …

How Using Just One Light Will Make You a Better Photographer

Many times, one light is enough.<p>The master of the “one light,” Zack Arias once racked up a huge debt from being a gear head. From this experience, he …

One Light Tutorial: How Small Adjustments to Light Position Drastically Affects Your Portraits

Whether it’s by necessity or personal decision, sometimes we’re left shooting an image with only a single-light setup. But just because you only have …

Continuous Lighting Tips in Portrait Photography

Using a shallow depth of field in portrait photography can yield some great photographs; however, shooting at f1.7 can also pose a few problems. …

4 Photography Lighting Terms You Need to Know

The essence of photography is built upon the workings of light and shadow. And when it comes to portrait lighting, the use of light and shadow has …

Photography

A Beginners Guide to Light Modifiers

Regardless of the light source you use (daylight, continuous or flash) it’s really easy to use light modifiers or shapers to train the light in any …

The 5 Most Common Key Light Patterns in Portrait Photography

One of the most difficult parts of mastering studio lighting is memorizing all the photography jargon. You may hear terms like “loop lighting” or …

5 Ways to Use a Beauty Dish Light for Portraits

The beauty dish. It’s one of my favorite light modifiers, which is why I’m so excited to share some techniques you can try with your beauty dish. …

5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Great lighting—whether it’s for portraits, or macro, or even product photography—doesn’t have to cost you an arm, leg, and kidney. Just do a quick …

Effective Photographic Strategies for Mixed Lighting

Mixed lighting can be one of the most challenging situations for any photographer. It can happen at a venue, in the studio, or even outside using …

How to Use Hard Light in Photography

Most photographers will preach to you about how soft, shadowless light is all that there ever should exist. They’ll continue on and on about this–and …

Shutter Speed

How to Use Honeycomb Grids for Portrait Photography

You may not think that speedlights are the most versatile when it comes to shooting portraits. There isn’t a lot that you can do with them, right? …

Photography

Photographer Captures Intimate And Unguarded Portraits Of Porn Stars

Photographer Roger Kisby has shot a series of intimate portraits of porn stars in their unguarded moments.<p>Taken at the Adult Video News Awards in …

Window Light Portrait Photography Tips

Have you ever tried to create a lovely portrait but not known how? It’s not a hard thing to create a beautiful portrait. The secret is the lighting. …

Photography Tips

The Phoblographer's Guide to Better Portraits in Natural Light

Model: Asta Paredes<p>Before we begin this article, let’s make this clear: never call yourself a natural light photographer. But beyond that, know the …

Photography

How to Use Hard Light in Photography

Most photographers will preach to you about how soft, shadowless light is all that there ever should exist. They’ll continue on and on about this–and …

Ultimate Lighting Guide For Photographers In One Infographic

Having trouble utilizing lighting for your photography?<p>It’s not easy to become a pro photographer and particularly to set up great lighting for …

Simple Tips for Better Portraits

Whether you’re armed with an expensive SLR or just a smart phone camera, there is an art to taking good pictures of people. With some thought and …

Mobile Photography