Anthony Esposito

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Are (ALL) Your Camera's Auto-Mode Settings Good For Your Photography?

Can You Believe We Have 6 Reasons to Ignore Your Camera’s Auto Modes?<p>We have come a long way in a <i>few decades</i>. Yes, we're talking cameras here …

What I Learned From Shooting 100 Stranger Portraits as a Shy Introvert

My name is Carlos Chavez, and a couple of years ago I completed a “100 Strangers Project.” I never expected this project to become as important to me …

Self-help

Looking Sharp: A focus stacking tutorial

Background: Understanding the Process<p>One of the questions that I receive quite often from beginner photographers is “How do I produce tack sharp …

10 Common Lightroom mistakes and how to avoid them

With great power comes great responsibility, and with an image catalog comes well, lesser responsibility, but a responsibility nonetheless. And we’ve …

How to create a fake HDR effect in Photoshop

HDR tonemapping is the Marmite of photography. It’s something people either love or they hate, but even if you hate it, when used subtly it’s a …

Tutorials

How to Make Your Existing Photos Shine in Post Production in The Next 20 Minutes (Lightroom Special)

Post production is a massively important part of every serious photographers workflow and is something you ignore at your peril. While it will not …

Five More Tips For Lightroom’s Built-in HDR

Happy Monday, everybody! I thought I’d follow-up my post from Friday (it was about how creating an HDR image allows you to really open up the shadows …

Tutorials

Getting Started with Layer Masks in Photoshop – a Beginners Tutorial

Much of the power of Photoshop comes from its use of layers, which can best be thought of as transparency over your image. Layers have lots of …

Tutorials

How I Create Light Sculptures with Fireworks and Long Exposures

My name is Vitor Schietti, and I’m a Brazilian photographer who is combining fireworks and long exposures for my series “Impermanent …

How to Capture a Photo of a Bubble Bursting

Set yourself a high-speed challenge: Capture a bursting bubble I have always loved the idea of photography as being a way of taking an instant out of …

Digital Photography

A Cheap $40 Tabletop Studio for Product Photos

Here’s a 5-minute video in which photographer Jon Legge shows how you can put together a tabletop studio for well-lit product photos. It’ll cost you …

How to build a DIY LED ring light - a pictorial

In this article Steve McKenzie takes us through his steps of building an LED ring light.<p>I used 3/4 plywood as the base for the build (I got mine in …

DIY

How to Create a Reflection in Photoshop in 6 Easy Steps

Creating a reflection using Photoshop is one of those things that at first glance looks really hard, but really isn’t, once you break down the steps …

How to Use the Channel Mixer in Photoshop to Change Colors in Your Images

There may be times when you want to play around with some elements in your images. Perhaps you want to change a color to a more suitable one in …

Tutorials

How to Give Your Macro Photography a Fine Art Touch in Post-Processing

Editor’s Note: This is part a series on macro photography this week. Look for a new one each day. The next newsletter will have them all if you miss …

How to Infiltrate Skyscrapers & Subways for the Perfect Photo

Victor Thomas, better known as “Vic Invades,” calls himself the Robin Hood of photography. Along with his group of six enthusiasts, Vic and company …

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DIY Canvas Mounted Instagram Photos

Shares 997<p>DIY Canvas Mounted Instagram Photos … a fun Instagram craft idea that’s the perfect way to show off your fave pics!<p><i>This post contains</i> …

Crafting

How to Easily Create a Tasteful HDR Image Using Photoshop

A lot of people associated HDR with over-processed, surreal images. This is not always the case. Shooting HDR can be very useful in different …

6 Easy DIY Photography Projects That Make for Great Holiday Gifts

Want to make a photography gift this holiday season instead of buying one? The video above offers 6 fun ideas for easy DIY photo gifts you can try …

7 Landscape Photography Mistakes That Could be Ruining Your Photos

If your photos aren’t turning out the way you expect them to, new gear is not necessarily the answer. In fact, chances are you are making one of …

The Real Meaning of Common Photographic Expressions

We photographers do love our catch-phrases, but what do they all mean? Here’s my not-so-serious and very tongue-in-cheek run down of some of the more …

school-of-digital

Beginners Tips for Night Sky and Star Photography

The best tips for doing star photography right in your own backyard. Pro tips on making your star photography look like magic.

Photography

How to Get Super Sharp Landscape Photography Images

If you want to learn how to get super sharp landscape photography images, here’s my list of top tips - it's not as hard as you might think.