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OnOne Offers Perfect Effects 8 for Free Until Jan. 28th ($99 Value)

OnOne Software is certainly not a new name to the retouching world. Building software since 2005, OnOne has brought us a long line of Photoshop …

Flekt: Studio Quality Light from Your Pop-Up Flash?

When a photographer wants to start expanding their lighting options they usually look to something beyond their pop-up flash. However, if you are one …

What Is The Difference Between a Parabolic Reflector, a Beauty Dish, and an Octobox?

When it comes to shaping the light sources photographers use, there are a lot of modifiers available. Each lighting modifier has it's own …

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 …

Complete Guide To Becoming A Photo Assistant

Your quickest way to becoming a better photographer is real world experience from a seasoned photographer. As studio manager for a busy studio …

How To Use AF-On And Back Button Autofocus to make your life as photographer more easy

Try a better way to focus your DSLR! Using back button autofocus is a faster, easier, smarter way to get great AF results from your DSLR. This video …

Very Informative Side-by-Side Comparison of Different Light Modifiers

A few weeks ago, we shared a video by photographer Karl Taylor that gave you a behind the scenes look at what a day-long fashion shoot in his studio …

JPEG Standard Receives Update, Now Supports up to 12-Bit Color Depth

The Independent JPEG Group at the Leipzig Institute for Applied Informatics, which is responsible for defining the JPEG standard, has just released …

An Open Letter to Photography Thieves

Dear Photography Thieves,<p>I’ve always known you were out there, even in the days of film. In a photography world filled with negatives and prints, you …

Styling A Shot With Menu-Based Props

Adding props is an important and sometimes difficult part of food photography. There are times when an image needs the negative space, while other …

AF-ON & Back Button Autofocus: This May Just Change the Way You Shoot Forever

Still autofocusing by pressing halfway down on your shutter release? Well, suppose I told you there’s another way that you might even like better? …

Take 2-Min and Watch The Most Exciting Wedding Video Of All Time

This morning as I was perusing through the front page of the internet, a.k.a. Reddit, I came across this 2-minute wedding video that had me laughing …

Maynard James Keenan on Next Tool Album: 'A Very Tedious Process'

Maynard James Keenan has been busy lately with winemaking and new releases from his bands A Perfect Circle and Puscifer. But his biggest project, …

Music

Karen G. Napash

How to Organize Your Photos with Lightroom So You Can Always Find Them Quickly

The introduction of Lightroom and Apple’s rival Aperture, heralded a new era in digital asset management for photographers. Initially aimed and …

Role of Light and Illumination in Photography

Light and illumination are the basics of photography. The very word “photography” comes from two Greek words, phos meaning light, and graphis meaning …

Shutter Speed

Product Update: Our Newly Improved Cart & Crop Tool For Selling Prints

This week we’re happy to announce new usability improvements to the PhotoShelter shopping cart and image crop tool, implemented to ensure your buyers …

How to Find Your Best Images With Lightroom 5’s Compare View

For decades photographers have faced the question of how to determine which of their images are the best. I’ve been through it all, from squinting at …

Kodak Alaris and Lomography Partner Up, Vow to Keep Film Photography Alive

Analog photography buffs can rest a little easier: Photographic film is now supported by the combined economic majesty of Lomography and the …

How to Organize Photos in Adobe Lightroom

This article is for new Adobe Lightroom users as well as those who already have photographs stored on their computer and are looking for a better …

Tutorials

Experimenting with Product Photography

Every genre of photography comes with its own set of challenges. But perhaps one of the most difficult genres is product photography. In product …

Fujifilm Will Soon Discontinue 3×4 Instant B&W Film, Photogs Fight Back

Fujifilm has confirmed that it will soon stop production of its FP-3000B film, which means that the only black-and-white instant film currently …

The 13 Most Popular DSLRS Among dPS Readers

It has been a few months since we last shared a ‘Popular DSLR’ post here on dPS and with many of our readers considering purchasing a camera in the …

Interesting Images Mirrored from Ubiquitous Street Puddles

Photographer Manuel Plantin, who also goes by the name Yodamanu, is on to something. Apparently, the French lensman has stumbled onto a trick that …

This is What You Need to Know About Metadata

Every image you take has a secret life, an unseen alto ego that defines it. When you look at an image on screen, you see a representation of the …

The Creativity Field Guide for Photographers

This new eBook is designed to deliver over 100 ideas, images and sources of inspiration to take your photography to new heights. <b>Found here: The</b> …

Photography

Instagram and Anxiety of the Photographer – Part I

Over a half a billion Apple iOS and Android systems have been sold, which means that there are now an unprecedented number of cameras in the world. …

Maynard Keenan Offers An Update On The New TOOL Album

To quickly recap, earlier this year we got excited when a posting on the official <b>TOOL</b> website hinted that perhaps the band was almost done recording …