Dan Beauvais

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Influence and Interpretation

As humans, there is really no objectivity. We are all colored by our experiences and interpret situations, people, remarks, etc through our unique …

Posted: October 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

Daily Macro View<p>____________________________________________<p><b>I posted this image in the past on Facebook and Google+ and got a really good response.</b> …

Five Basic Things You Need To Know Before You Make HDR Photographs

1. HDR is merely a method for capturing the dynamic range which our eye sees but our camera does not. What you do with the HDR photo after it …

The Photography Teacher Nobody Wants

There is a teacher of photography that few speak of in today’s industry. She is shunned by many and with good reason.<p>Nobody seems to like her.<p>She has …

Sony Officially Debuts Two Revolutionary Lens-Style Cameras for your Smartphone

Earlier today, after weeks worth of rumors and leaks, Sony finally announced the ‘lens cameras’ we had heard so much about. No need to parse through …

Sport picture of the day: big wave surfing

First published on Wed 4 Sep 2013 12.06 EDT

Photographers Rejoice: Adobe Unveils a $10/Month Photoshop CC and LR Plan

When Adobe announced its shift to a subscription-only model earlier this year, there was an outcry from photographers who balked at the idea of …

Do You Need to Shoot RAW+JPEG? Try Lightroom’s “Big Mac” Button

Before we jump right into the geek speak… indulge me for a moment. Perhaps it’s summer grilling season, but I’ve got food on my mind.<p>I love …

Posted: August 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

This is a trick that I’ve seen before but forgot about it until one of my photo friends mentioned about Byran Peterson’s video on how to do this. I …

7 Useful Post Ideas for Your Own Photography Blog

Once most photographers become serious about their craft — whether they are amateur, professional, or something in between — they usually start …

Make Abstract Photos From Milk and Food Coloring

<b>Make Abstract Photos From Milk and Food Coloring</b><p><b>Strange as it may sound, you can make twisted tie-dye swirls and churning volcanos of color by simply</b> …

10 Bogus Excuses People Use When They Steal Photos from the Web

So you think you have a good reason or excuse to use a photo you found on the Internet without asking the photographer who took it? Let’s see if it …

These $2.50 DIY Sandbags Will Keep Your Light Stands Steady on the Cheap

Here’s a neat idea for those of you who know the benefit of using sandbags to keep your light stands from tipping over, but aren’t sure if that …

Music Photographer's Guide to Festival Photography - Music Photography, Photography Tutorials

Photographing single concerts on a tour are hard enough. Add in to the mix unpredictable weather, multiple stages, multiple days, and more bands than …

11 Things Photographers Wish They Knew Before Going Freelance

In theory, freelancing is a great option – be your own boss, choose your own projects, make your own money. But the reality is that creating a …

What a First Time Wedding Photographer Needs to Know

The news that you are photographing your first wedding often leads to emotions ranging from excitement to apprehension, and in some cases, fear. …

Getting Hired: What Sports Illustrated Looks For In Photographers

As part of our latest free guide, <i>Growing Your Sports Photography Business</i>, we interviewed Brad Smith, Director of Photography at <i>Sports Illustrated</i>. …

New Webinar! Your Photo’s Copyright Has Been Infringed: Now What?

Carolyn E. Wright is better known in the industry as The Photo Attorney. She’s a full-time attorney <i>and</i> professional photographer whose practice is …

Painting a Large College Dormitory with Light for a Nighttime Photograph

I had the opportunity to photograph the newest dormitory on the Florida International University campus a couple of nights ago and I thought I would …

20 Perfectly Timed Wildlife Photos

Sometimes you are lucky enough to capture a moment on camera that simply makes you smile. The Decisive Moment is defined as the intersection when a …

Shutterbug Magazine

Fire and Water – Nature Photography by Nick Selway

Nick Selway has had a deep appreciation for nature ever since he was a young boy growing up along the Northern Cascade Mountains in Washington. He …

The Pitt

Start Feeling GOOD About YOUR Photography

As I’ve begun teaching others how to edit their photos I’ve begun to realize that a lot of new photographers lack the confidence in their own work. I …

The Truth About HDR Photography - Is It Really That Bad?

The Common Belief About HDR: “I don't usually like HDR images, but yours are great.”<p>This line has been repeated over and over again to HDR …

Incredible Online Gallery of High-Res Film Scans from Every Apollo Mission

The title sort of gives it away, but did you know that there is an online archive that contains high-resolution film scans from every Apollo mission? …

About EAA AirVenture Oshkosh | EAA AirVenture Oshkosh

Features & Attractions<p>Only in Oshkosh will you live seven straight days of aerobatics, history, music, camaraderie, and much, much more.<p>AirVenture …

Induro Carbon 8x Tripod CT-414 Mini Review

<i>NOTE: Induro is distributed by MAC Group who advertises the X-Rite Color Checker Passport on Photofocus. Also note that last week, Induro named me as</i> …

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