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25 Stimulating Photography Quotes to Motivate and Inspire

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.I'm always looking for things to …

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

There are many ways to change the color of an object in Photoshop, but in certain instances, these methods fall short of accomplishing your goal. …

Tutorials

How to Color Grade Using Luminosity Masks

Zoë Noble's work has been featured in Vogue Arabia, Harper’s Bazaar Arabia and ELLE Japan, and she has shot commercial campaigns for L'Oréal Paris, …

Color Management

This Amazing Website Helps You Detect if The Latest Viral Photo Was Faked

Don't be fooled!<p>If you've ever seen a crazy photo on the internet and wondered whether it's even real, you might be excited to find that yes, there's …

Tutorials

Advice on Retouching in Photoshop

I don’t use Adobe Lightroom. I use Bridge and Photoshop to retouch my client’s and my own images. Here are some tips and advice on how to use certain …

Here’s How to Print Your Photographs and Get the Best Possible Results (VIDEO)

While most photographers spend considerable time mastering techniques for capturing and editing their images, very few are equally concerned with …

The ‘Secret’ Sliders for Getting Fast, Smooth Selections in Photoshop

Want to improve your selection game in Photoshop? Here’s an 8-minute video from PiXimperfect that points out some “secret” sliders in Adobe Photoshop …

Lightroom Tips: Here’s How to Correct Photographs with Lens Distortion and Skewed Perspective (VIDEO)

It’s been awhile since we’ve featured the work of French landscape pro Serge Ramelli, and this new tutorial is a good one. In just 12 minutes Ramelli …

January 2018 Recommend Reading for Serious Photographers

From how-to guides to retrospectives on famous photographers to collections of iconic images, there's plenty of photography books to explore.But just …

7 Common Portrait Lighting Mistakes (And How to Avoid Them)

If you’re just getting started in studio portrait light, here’s a 12-minute video that may be helpful to you. Photographer Antti Karppinen shares 7 …

Portrait Photography

A Guide to Different Types of Light and Weather Conditions for Photography

When is the best time of the day to take photographs outdoors? What are the ideal weather conditions for outdoor photography? Should I take photos …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot and Process Meteor Shower Photographs: Part 1

With the 2017 Geminid meteor shower peaking this evening, I put together a list of 10 things to think about before you head out into the cold, dark …

Landscape Photography

Lightroom CC Ecosystem Gets Better AI ‘Auto’ and More in Dec 2017 Update

Adobe just announced a new wave of updates to the entire Lightroom CC ecosystem, from Lightroom CC and Classic CC on desktop to the mobile apps for …

Quick tip: How to manually remove chromatic aberration in Photoshop and Lightroom

Modern lenses are very good at handling chromatic aberrations and reducing the instances of color fringing. However, no matter how much lens …

Tips for Better Composition in Landscape Photography

Good composition is paramount when it comes to landscape photography. Ansel Adams said, "There's nothing worse than a sharp image of a fuzzy …

How to Easily Use RGB Curves to Tone Your Photos

RGB Curves can be an intimidating photo editing tool that’s difficult to wrap your mind around, but they’re powerful and worth learning. Photographer …

Understanding Composition in Photography: A Complete Guide

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned. You might be thinking that a …

The Crazy Canon Photo Printer Deal Is Back

The Canon Pro-100 printer is on sale and it's so cheap it's worth buying even if you don't need a photo printer. The $455 package only costs $79.<p>The …

Reviewing 3 New Products From Peak Design: Leash, Cuff, and Capture Lens

Peak Design are a fairly unique company, who’ve been around since 2011. They are the world’s most crowdfunded active company and have launched over …

Changing Hair to Any Color in Photoshop

Whether or not you are a purist, there are times when you have to change the color in post production of something you've photographed. This video …

Learn These Simple Custom Camera Settings and You’ll Never Miss a Shot Again (VIDEO)

Whether you’re a professional photographer or a passionate amateur, one sure way to shoot <i>better</i> is to learn how to shoot <i>faster,</i> so you never miss …

A Mobile Photo Editing Workflow that Actually Works

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Sometimes you want to be able to …

Lightroom Better | Creating A Rich, Faded Wedding Look

Many Lightroom users operate with an understanding of the straightforward aspects of the program but don’t delve into the more complex settings, …

10 Camera Hacks in Less Than 100 Seconds

I know it sounds impossible to cover 10 awesome camera hacks in just 100 seconds, but trust me, it can be done!Hayden Pedersen proves as much in the …

When Depth of Field is Not Enough

As landscape photographers we are often obsessively consumed with sharpness and depth of field. The most common strategy these days is to have …

14 Helpful Lightroom Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Photo Editing

Adobe Lightroom is an app that’s filled with all kinds of helpful features that can make life easier for you once you learn they exist. Here’s a …

20 ISO tips to boost your camera skills

<b>Whether you want to boost your camera’s light sensitivity or shutter speeds, James Abbott reveals how to get more with his ISO tips.</b><p>1. ISO tips: …

Shutter Speed

New Instagram Tool That Suggests What Hashtags to Use Based on Your Photo

Whether you like it or not, Instagram has become a big part of our life. And not just for seeing what our friends are up to, but also networking and …

14 Lightroom Tricks You NEED to Know

Photographer and filmmaker Evan 5ps gives you 14 Lightroom Tricks he USES EVERYDAY to speed up your workflow.