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CopyTrans brings native HEIC support to Windows with free plugin

CopyTrans has launched a free piece of software that brings High Efficiency Image Format (HEIC / HEIF) image support to Windows, enabling PC owners …

Software
Tutorials

Your photos just had a massive change with iOS 11. Here's what happened

If you've updated your phone, you're already shooting HEIF files instead of JPEGs.<p>At its developers’ conference earlier this year, Apple announced that it would be switching over to a high-efficiency photo format with the release of its next operating system. HEIF promises the same quality …

Mobile Photography

14 Hidden Lightroom Shortcuts That Use the Alt/Option Key

Did you know that there are lots of hidden Lightroom shortcuts? Some of the app’s most useful shortcuts are tucked away in places you might never …

Tutorials

How to make the perfect physical portfolio with photographer Guy Archard

<i>In this digital age, it’s become easier to show your work off to potential clients through a website, Tumblr or swish Instagram account. Of course,</i> …

Essential Tips for Shooting a Wedding

If you’re gearing up for your first weddingshoot, you’re probably discovering that there’s a lot that goes into getting all the best shots of the big …

Cameras

Is That Really How It Looked?

Has anyone ever looked at one of your images and asked, "Is that the way it really looked?" Do you think anyone ever asked Ansel Adams that? The …

Top 10 Review Products-Top 10 Slide Scanners 2016

ElectronicsHome, GardenBeauty, HealthToys, KidsSports, OutdoorsPet Supplies<p>Office<p>View <b>3054</b><p>Top 10 Slide Scanners 2016<p>Got boxes of old slides in the …

RAW Photo Workflow In Lightroom, Part One: Creative Expression

<i>“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.”</i> <i><br>– Pablo Picasso</i><p>I think it’s safe to assume that most of you …

Tutorials

How to Create a Home Photography Studio in 6 Easy Steps

If you’re ready to jump into photography as a business but aren’t quite ready to fork over tons of money to rent a studio space, don’t worry! You can …

Vote now for your favorite Nikon Small World 2016 entries

Nikon Small World 2016 Finalists<p><i>Mouse retinal ganglion cells. Photo by Dr. Keunyoung Kim</i><p>Nikon's Small World Microphotography competition continues to …

Nikon

Expert Advice: 9 Tips to Take Better Pictures from Garden Photographer Clive Nichols

Thanks to smart phones and ever more sophisticated compact cameras, we are all photographers now. But there’s a wide gulf between those everyday …

I Photograph My Baby As Imaginary Characters

Creative Photography has always been my hobby and this is what I pursue when I am not designing at work. As a new mom, like every other mother i was …

Dalai Lama

Intimidades

Imagination and fantasy are capable of producing the sensation to enter other worlds, to position ourselves in other dimensions. Sometimes , the boundaries of the real and the unreal are brought into play. There are tools that allow us to see the world from other angles, in other ways. We can …

Mathematics

No Studio? No Problem: 5 Simple Lighting Setups for Portraits On-location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

Dining Rooms

10 Tips On Photographing Kids | Karl Taylor

Photographing kids can be a fun, crazy, wonderful, and utterly exhausting experience for all involved (except the kids!). These cute, squirrely, …

Kids

5 Reasons to Shoot With Small Apertures.

Size Matters With Big Numbers and Small Holes<p>Small apertures (or big f-numbers) have a bad name. We are conditioned to constantly be chasing huge …

3 Important Ways To Edit Color In Lightroom

Being able to adjust color is an important skill which every photographer should know. This article will cover three methods to adjust and sometimes …

Tutorials

Before & After: How One Popular Photographer Edits His Photos

Photographer Peter Stewart is an internationally published photographer who’s also popular on photo sharing sites, boasting tens of thousands of …

Photography

How to Take Better Photos of Your Baby

Anne Geddes’ name is synonymous with colorful images of babies in flowers and toddlers dressed in incredible costumes, all surrounded by fantastical …

Calendars

Culling Is Critical & Lightroom Is The Tool To Do It With (If You Know How)

It’s interesting how, in life, some of the best moments, the most eagerly anticipated moments, are followed so quickly by a little bit of a downer, …

Tutorials

How to Use Fill Light to Improve Your Portraits

As you advance in your photography know-how, a natural evolution will be your desire to light elements of your photographs in a way that you find …

Tutorials

Top 10 Tips for Family Photo Poses

In both studio and on-location photography, the right family poses make the difference between stunning memories and forgettable snapshots. Most …

Photography Studio Lighting Setup Tips

Hair lights, back lights, and barn doors, oh my! Studio lighting can be overwhelming when you first start getting into it. Some photographers out …

How to Use Photography Reflectors to Save on Lighting Costs

We all know that photography is about capturing light. We all know that the basic setup for a portrait requires three lights. Now for the ugly part: …

Photography
Depth Of Field

Father Takes Sweet Photos of His Two Sons and Their Teddy Bear

Father Adrian Murray captures the beauty of childhood in these sweet photos featuring his two sons and their teddy bear. The boys, seen dancing or riding a bike with the bear, are named Emerson and Greyson. They are just two-years-old and nine-months-old. Through taking these photos, Adrian has …

Photography

10 Tips for Taking Stunning Winter Portraits of Your Kids

Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean we can only shoot indoors. It may be cold (and rainy if you’re in London) most days, but when the winter sun …

Portrait Lighting Tutorial in a Flash

In our obsession of gear and accessories, we often forget that photography is all about light. Understand it, shape it, and capture it and your …