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Sunset ballerina

Heather Ogden, The National of Canada

At the barre


Paris Opera Ballet school class<p>At the barre

Wendy Whelan and Craig Hall, NYC Ballet, rehearsal photo


Uliana Lopatkina performing “The Dying Swan.” Photo: Gene Schiavone

Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake - The Kirov Ballet


Beautiful silhouette dancers by Gene Schiavone

Take 5



Sylvie Guillem being perfect in rehearsal

5 Not-So-Obvious Mistakes Photographers Make When Starting a Business and How You Can Avoid Them

When starting your photography business it’s easy to get caught up in how good your portfolio looks, buying new equipment, or how many followers you …

Small Business

Thorough Tutorial Teaches You How to Fix Common Hair and Skin Issues in Portraits

Michael Woloszynowicz of Vibrant Shot is back with another share-worthy and thorough tutorial, and this time he’s showing you how to fix some of the …

Tutorial: A Simple Way to Add a Watermark to Your Images Without Ruining Them

Watermarks are a controversial topic. Many believe they ruin your images, and are so easily removed that there’s no point in adding one. Others see …

4 Tips to Limit Unnecessary Costs When Buying Photography Equipment

Buying photography equipment can be fun and challenging. Camera type, lenses, accessories and tools can empty your wallet quickly. Today, with a …


Back to Basics: The Difference Between SD SDHC & SDXC, and Which is Best for You

I will start off by saying I am partial to SanDisk memory cards, but I recently found a great write up on their website that is pretty much …

5 Photoshop CC ‘Hidden Gems’ You Didn’t Hear About in Yesterday’s Announcement

Adobe’s major Creative Cloud update yesterday gave photographers several updated features, new features and even an all-new mobile app to play around …

Autofocus Modes Explained

Sony recently released a new mirrorless camera that focuses faster than most of the best APS-C sensor equipped cameras on the market. The compact …

How to Remove Tan Lines and Sunburn in Photoshop

How to beat the sun! Here are some quick and easy tips for removing sunburn and tan lines, while also creating a tan. No need for sun screen! We can …

Real-World Review of the Fujfilm X-T1 for Street Photography

<b>Disclaimer</b>: I was given the Fujifilm X-T1 as well as a 23mm f/1.4 Lens, a 27mm f/2.8 lens for free from Fuijfilm. I am not getting paid to do this …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …