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How to Shoot Shallow Depth of Field Portraits in Studio With Flash

Many of us love the look of shallow depth of field portraits and strobe lighting, but when you move into the studio, this combo can present some …

Use a Slower Shutter Speed for the Illusion of Motion in Bird Photography

<i>Editor's Note: This is a guest post by our friend Tim Boyer, a master bird photographer.</i>As bird photographers, we’re all obsessed with getting a …

Shutter Speed

The BEST Way to Sharpen Portraits in Photoshop

After spending long hours on a photo edit, sharpening is the best way to enhance all of the details you worked so hard to preserve It’s also a great …

Photography

10 Jaw-Dropping Examples of Landscape Photography

I love a good landscape. Who doesn't?<p>But what makes a good landscape photo?<p>Is it the way the image is composed? Is it the lighting? Is it the camera …

These Are the 3 Best Camera Settings for Shooting Wildlife Photos with a Nikon DSLR (VIDEO)

If you photograph wildlife with a Nikon DSLR, the tutorial below is really a must-see. In just three minutes, Danish pro Morten Hilmer reveals what …

How to Use Focus Stacking to Obtain a Sharp Image From Front to Back

Focus stacking is a technique in which one takes multiple shots of the same scene at different focus distances, then merges them together to create a …

Create Noise-Free Images Using Exposure Stacking

Current cameras' sensors are getting better year after year. Unfortunately, they cannot create noise-free images at high ISO just yet. I am sure the …

Tutorials

Free Film Tone Photoshop Actions 2018

Film Tone Photoshop Actions 2018 is a brand new set of free Photoshop Actions to transform your photographs with various colors and contrast …

This is The Holy Trinity Of Contemporary Photographers

When we talk about contemporary photography, we need to understand that it refers to more than a particular period of time. Contemporary photography …

How to Make Precise Adjustments with the Gradient Filter on Lightroom

<b>Here’s a quick and useful tutorial that will teach you how to really, really, really use a gradient filter.</b><p>One of the most useful tools on your …

32-bit HDR In Lightroom: The Easiest And Quickest Way To Create Natural HDR Photographs

Love it or hate it, the HDR technique is here to stay. Now, while some people may love the strong effects used by some HDR proponents, many don't …

Tutorials

Supersized Panorama Stitching Tips & Techniques

<i>Looking northeast toward Little Tahoma and the Ingraham Glacier from Cathedral Rocks, Mount Rainier, Cascade Range, Washington.</i><p>Garbage in, garbage …

This amazing wilderness timelapse of Canada took 6 weeks to shoot and 9 months to edit

Every once in a while, a timelapse comes along that just takes your breath away. You could take almost any frame from such films and it stands up on …

Time-lapse Photography

Differences Between Luminosity and Color Blend Modes in Photoshop

Blend modes in Photoshop are still confusing lots of us even after years of using the software. This article is about two of them: Luminosity and …

Distinguish Luminosity Levels in Photoshop Better Than Ever With This Visual Help Layer

Seeing colors and luminosity correctly is not always easy. You could calibrate your screen and be stuck working at the same place every day, but some …

Blend-if: One of the Most Useful Features in Photoshop

The Blend-if feature is easy to miss if you're not looking for it in Photoshop, but it's one of the most useful tools you can have in your …

Five NEW Things in Photoshop CC 2018 That You MUST Know!

For those of you that missed the memo, Photoshop CC 2018 recently came out.That's exciting for photographers of all experience levels because it …

Tutorials

Bokeh for beginners: How to blur a background in Photoshop in mere minutes

Background blur, often called “bokeh” after the Japanese word for blur, is generally associated with high-end cameras with wide-aperture lenses. The …

Tutorials

Marvelous Fine Art Self-Portrait Photography by Monica Lazar

<b>Monica Lazar</b> is a talented self-taught photographer, digital artist and educator currently based in Bucharest, Romania. Monica started photography 4 …

Photography

How to Add Depth and Drama to a Landscape Image in Lightroom

Half of creating a landscape image is in the editing process. This is where you shape the photo to match your personal style and to make whatever …

Maybelline NY Fashion Week Party Portrait Gallery | V Magazine

Earlier this week, V Magazine partied it up for NYFW by hosting the <i>Maybelline NY Fashion Week Party</i> at the NoMo Soho Hotel. Throughout the evening, a …

Adjusting Global Edge Refinements Settings in Adobe Photoshop

Selecting objects in Adobe Photoshop is one of the most common tasks you’ll face as an editor. Luckily, the folks at Adobe have created a very robust …

Cactuses Free Brushes - Photoshop brushes

Cactuses Free Brushes<p><b>by:</b> iCatchUrDream<p><b>Photoshop brushes:</b> 9 in set<p><b>File size:</b> 767.6 KB<p><b>Downloads:</b> 4486<p><b>Terms of use:</b> Free for personal use only<p>Need help …

Selectively Sharpening Parts of a Face in Adobe Photoshop

I’d like to work through a short project today to brush up on my skills. I found a great photo of a model that could use a small amount of sharpening …

Tutorials

Selections & Camera Raw as a Filter in Adobe Photoshop

Every so often, I come across a tip that is so awesome that I can’t wait to share it with you. I recently discovered one of these tips and today is …

Capture Dramatic Light in Nature Photos with Tips from a Pro Who Studied Rembrandt (VIDEO)

One sure way to gain inspiration and a better understanding of what make a great image is to study the work of renowned artists—be they photographers …

Winners of the 2017 B&W Child Photo Competition Capture the Magic of Childhood

The winners of the 2017 B&W Child Photo Competition have been announced, marking the end of the fourth year of the contest. As one of the biggest international photography competitions, talented photographers from all over the world enter each year with their depictions of childhood. The winning …

Art

How to use channels to create masks in Photoshop – a comprehensive tutorial

If you are doing any kind of compositing or digital work that requires masking and object extraction you owe it to yourself to watch this video. …

Tutorials

Photoshop Tips: Using Color Dodge-and-Burn Blend Modes for Better Nature & Portrait Photos (VIDEO)

Many of you are no doubt familiar with “dodging and burning,” a term harkening back to the wet darkroom that describes a technique for manipulating …

Tutorials

More Than Meets the Eyes: The Story Behind This Captivating Portrait

Serendipity played a major role in this striking portrait taken by <i>Shutterbug</i> reader Samir Zahirovic. According to Zahirovic, he had only met the …

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