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Best Camera 2018: the 19 best cameras you can buy today | Trusted Reviews

<b>Those who say that phones have already killed the dedicated camera are getting ahead of themselves.</b><p>When it comes to creative flexibility and outright …

Cameras

The Laptops Photographers Should Be Considering in 2018 (and Why)

<i>There were some big changes to mobile processors at the end of 2017, make sure that your 2018 laptop purchase is one that you won’t regret.</i><p>A laptop, …

Laptops

Three Simple Tips to Step Up Your Self Portrait Game

As a photographer, many of us like to like to stay behind the camera and not get in front of the camera to have our own photos taken. We may not be …

Photography

Take These 5 Steps To Ensure Successful Portrait Sessions

Do you dream of becoming a paid portrait photographer? The prospect of making money doing something you truly enjoy is quite enticing, but there’s no …

Self-confidence

How to Use High Speed Sync (HSS) Flash on Location to Capture Striking Portraits

Shooting portraits on location with a wide aperture can result in some great images, but if, like me, you want to underexpose the ambient light for a …

Shutter Speed

Best photo manager software 2018: The best programs for professionals and beginners, from Lightroom to Photolab

We round up the most popular photo management programs to find the best software for any budget<p>When shopping for a photo management and editing …

Tutorials

Here's the $60 Trick for Adding Fog or Haze to an Outdoor Shoot

<b>With this cheap trick, you’ll be on your way to shooting moody foggy photos and videos in any outdoor location in no time.</b><p>Got a cool idea for a moody …

Landscape Photography

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “What aperture is best for landscape photography?” is often asked in various online forums. While there isn’t one “correct” aperture, …

Landscape Photography

10 iPhone features you need to know

I am sitting in the audience at the Castro Theater for the San Francisco International Film Festival. The film Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot just finished and Gus Van Sant and Danny Elfman, the film's director and composer, respectively, take the stage for an interview. I panic.<p>"Is my …

Review: The BenQ SW2700PT Is a Perfect Monitor for Photo Editing

The BenQ SW2700PT monitor is a hard sell on paper to those that only look at pixel count. At just over $600, it teeters on the edge of premium …

How This Super-Wide Macro Lens Gets Impossible Shots

Caleb Pike is showing off his new find from Laowa: a 15mm macro lens that gets a very different perspective.<p>The Venus Optics 15mm f/4 macro lens not …

You Can Watch 99 Hours of Free Online Photography Classes from the School of Visual Arts (SVA)

Here’s something photo-related you can do over the long Memorial Day weekend coming up. The School of Visual Arts in New York City has 99 hours of …

Photography

Some Helpful Tips for Making Your Subjects Comfortable in Front of the Camera

I still think the hardest part of portraits isn't shooting or post-production but the human element. Making your subject feel comfortable in front of …

The Six Best iPhone Photography Apps For the Serious Photographer

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Resource Magazine. It is being republished here with permission.</i><p>iPhone’s camera software grows more and more …

How to Safely and Legally Fly With Camera Batteries

If there's one thing photographers and videographers can never have enough of, it's batteries. However, traveling with them can be an issue, as …

Why I Think Micro 4/3rds is the Future of Photography and Video

Panasonic G9 selfie. Tokyo, 2018I recently bought a Panasonic/Lumix G9 Pro — why? Let me outline my reasons and thoughts:Reasons why Micro 4/3rds is …

Check Out These 10 Great Tips on How to Up Your Street Photography Game

If you love street photography but want to improve your skills, watch the below video featuring advice from two up-and-coming street photographers. …

These Are the Best Camera Settings for Landscape Photography, According to Serge Ramelli

Serge Ramelli is a professional photographer and educator we turn to again and again for great photography tips and advice. In the below video he …

ramelli

7 Tricks for Nikon Photographers

Are you a Nikon photographer looking to unlock some quick techniques to use for photo efficiency? Photographer Steve Perry demonstrates some useful …

Frequently Asked Questions About Long Exposure Photography and Their Answers

There’s no doubt that Long Exposure Photography is a popular technique amongst you; it’s the subject of our best-selling eBook, it’s the subject of …

Things to Think About When You're Not Satisfied With Your Photography

In photography, like any art, you tend to experience ups and downs when it comes to your satisfaction with your work and ability to produce quality, …

Photography 101: The best YouTube channels for learning about photography- Technology News, Firstpost

When I was starting out with photography, <b>YouTube</b> was only just becoming popular. It was a platform to share videos with friends more than a platform …

Videography

The Benro 75mm Hi-Hat tripod keeps your camera as low as it can go

When I am in the studio “messing around” with macro photography trying to use various objects to produce an amazing photo, I often use a tabletop as …

The 10 Commandments of Portrait Photography

Call me cranky, but I don’t like the latest photography trends. I love simple, classic portraiture, and I admire legendary photographers like Richard …

Get a Well-Exposed Landscape Photo Every Time With This One Simple Trick

If I had to choose my biggest complaint about landscape photography, it would probably be the difficulty in getting a well-exposed image.<p>You've been …

Why You Aren’t Taking Better Photos

If you're reading this article, I'm assuming it's because you aren't satisfied with the photos that you take.That doesn't mean that you have to take …

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Start CRUSHING STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

Street Photography - Today Pierre T. Lambert is sharing his <b>street photography tips</b> in Tokyo Japan - what settings to use for street photography and …

Keeping Your Photos Safe, Part 1: Don’t Touch Anything!

Figure 1. Losing our work that we cherish so much is totally preventable. But we first need to know what the hazards are before we safeguard against …

This Pro Recommends Underexposing Portrait Photos to “Keep Highlights in Check” (VIDEO)

Portraiture is a very subjective endeavor, with almost as many styles of shooting as there are portrait photographers. And this quick tutorial is …

Photography