Alexa Elbian

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How to Photograph Lightning: Helpful Tips for Nailing the Shot

Lightning is an amazing subject to try and photograph. Dazzling. Unpredictable. Fulfilling. I’ve been documenting the long arm of Zeus for more than …

A Step-by-Step Guideline for Long Exposure Landscape Photography

When you see a long exposure image like the one above, what first comes to mind is probably how beautiful it is. Unlike a traditional image, a long …

Less is More: 6 Easy Ways to Take Better Photos by Shooting Less

Less is more in Photography<p><b>Enthusiasm</b> is a great thing. No doubt.<p>It is what drives us forward as photographers. It gets us out of bed at 4am too!<p>Not …

Landscape Photography

5 Photographer Mistakes to Avoid

Low light photographer Serge Ramelli shares some elementary beginner photography mistakes that most photographers tend to make at some point:<p>1. …

Master Motion Blur in Street Photography

Canon EOS 5D Mark III; 24mm/ƒ/3.2/1/6s/ISO 200. Photo by Ollie Nord.<p>Canon EOS 6D; 24mm/ƒ/11.0/1/15s/ISO 400. Photo by Ryan Millier.<p><b>Gear</b><br>Before you go …

Landscape Photography

Saturation Vs. Vibrance: The Tips You Need to Know

When I first learned Photoshop, the saturation adjustment was one of the first tools I used.Why?Well, to put it simply, I already knew what …

Tutorials

Best Celebrity Engagement Rings of All Time

The Bling Ring!<p>From Kim Kardashian’s $8 million, 15-carat diamond from Kanye West to Jennifer Aniston’s $500,000 bauble, see the biggest and best …