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Landscape Photography Tips From the Pros

Getting to the point where you take amazing landscape photos will take a some time and practice, to be sure.But if you're equipped with a few …

Landscape Photography

What Makes a Good Photograph?

Dear friend,A simple question: What makes a good photograph?HAPTIC INDUSTRIESCreative tools to empower you:Shop (Ships Worldwide) Shop on …

Street Photography

What is ‘Middle Gray’? Here’s a Short and Sweet Explanation

If you’ve never learned the technical details of what “middle gray” and “18% gray” are, check out this 6-minute video by Filmmaker IQ. John Hess …

Photography

Seven Ways to Use Composition to Separate Yourself From the Crowd

When it comes to landscape, travel, and outdoor photography it has become relatively easy to see an amazingly beautiful photo taken in a specific …

Photography

10 Tips to Take Your Landscape Photos to the Next Level

My name is Albert Dros, and I’m a professional landscape photographer from the Netherlands. This article is both for beginners and advanced landscape …

Landscape Photography

Lessons for Composition in the Forest

Histograms Exposed & LR Bundle<p>$105.00$85.00 Sale!<p>Add to cart Show Details<p>Focus Bundle<p>$150.00$110.00 Sale!<p>Add to cart Show Details<p>Creating Depth with …

A Simple Explanation of Why CMYK Makes Sense for Printing

Have you ever wondered why magazine publishers and other printed material producers ask you to submit your images in CMYK color space instead of sRGB …

How to Make a B&W Photo Print in the Darkroom: A 7-Minute Crash Course

Ilford recently released a popular 8-minute video on how to process black-and-white film yourself, and now the film company is back again with …

How to Build a Redwood Deck: A Step-by-Step Guide from Start to Finish

One of the best value-adds to your home and quality of life is a deck. If your home already has a deck, wonderful! Enjoy it. If, on the other hand, …

WhatsApp tips and tricks: How to solve WhatsApp problems

Adding italics, keeping it private and much, much more<p>More than a billion people across the world now use WhatsApp every day, having moved away from …

Seven memory skills that will make you smarter

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Philip Hammond

7 Things PHOTOGRAPHERS NEED TO KNOW About FILMMAKING

You are a photographer and you're interested in the video world but you have no idea where to start. Let's talk about seven different things that you …

Photography

Watch: Portrait Lighting Mistakes to Avoid

There are a lot of moving parts when it comes to executing a well-lit studio portrait.Photographer and digital artist Antti Karppinen has helpfully …

Tutorials

5 Things to Know While Doing Panorama Photography

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.One of my new year's resolutions …

Landscape Photography

30+ Classic Black and White Photos Of Animals That You'll Love

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best B&W photos of animals in the Animals In Black And White Photo contest with chances to win …

White Shark

A Case For Black & White

Lagoon, Pfeiffer Beach, Big Sur, 1974. When I first moved to Carmel, I had no fixed place to live. After asking around, I was told about a Texas …

Landscape Photography

Shutterbug & Canon Team Up to Create New Photo Website with Tips from Pro Photographers

Want to learn how to take better photos? Shutterbug has teamed up with Canon to create a comprehensive new educational website featuring photography …

Videography

ND Photography Tutorial in 3 Minutes

Here is a short tutorial on how to do ND photography in few easy to follow steps. You can use this technique to do daytime long exposures!

RIP Lightroom 6: Death by subscription model

In all the fanfare of the launch of its more cloud integrated, edit-anywhere Lightroom CC software, Adobe has made a lot of noise about ease-of-use …

Tutorials

Best Tips for Sunrise and Sunset Photos

Find out how to capture the day's most dramatic moments from Nikon photographer Flash Parker, who shares examples from his travels.<p>Evocative sunrises …

Landscape Photography

8 affordable telephoto lenses for wildlife photography

<b>Most photographers have zoom telephoto lenses in their kit bag, generally of the 70-300mm type or equivalent.</b><p>These are a great starting point for …

Low-light photography tips for capturing nocturnal animals

<b>Professional wildlife photographer Tesni Ward shares her low-light photography tips and reflects on her career so far.</b><p>There is no denying that being …

Landscape Photography

7,000 Free Photography Tutorials – Here’s our Best 20!

This week on dPS we published our 7,000th post here on the Digital Photography School blog.I started this site back in April 2006 because my friends …

Photography Tutorials

Tips for Taking Your Photography Composition to the Next Level

What is the most important thing for storytelling with your photography? Composition! This video from Mango Street is a quick refresher on the most …

Landscape Photography

Composition Conventions, Part 1

While on a camera club field trip a few years back, I conducted an experiment. There were 10 other photographers, and I asked each to set up their …

Landscape Photography

Thunderstruck: A Guide to Photographing Lightning Part I

I love visiting the countryside. It's a great way to unwind, relax, and forget about the daily office hustle, the traffic, and whatever else is …

Tips For Photographing at High Altitudes – Part 1

I have made two trips to Northeast Bengal to scout the best possible locations for future bird photography tours with my good friend Debapratim Saha …

Landscape Photography