David Finlayson

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10 Tips for Great Landscape Photographs from Top Pros Nick Page and Thomas Heaton (VIDEO)

There’s always something to learn about improving one’s landscape photography, and what better way to up your game than with some great tips from top …

What are the best and the worst ways to carry your gear

No matter if you only have a point and shoot camera or three tons of gear – you need something to carry it in, right? Chris from The Camera Store TV …

5 Tips for Posing and Directing Couples to Capture Great Lifestyle Shots

There are plenty of technical posing guides out there, but for their latest educational video, Daniel and Rachel of Mango Street Lab took a more …

Optimize Lightroom to Run More Efficiently With These Seven Tips

One of the most common Lightroom complaints is that it runs too slowly. However, there are steps you can take to improve your experience. This great …

Suburban Sprawl and the Dying Dream of Community Churches

Let me begin with a question: Do you shop at the grocery store closest to your home, or at the grocery store you like best, even if it’s a little …

Urban Design

STAR WARS Ring Theory Offers a Whole New Way to View the Prequels

It’s been over 17 years since 1999’s <i>The Phantom Menace</i> was released in theaters, and over 11 years since the <i>Star Wars</i> prequels wrapped up with 2005’s</i> …

Prequels

The Current, Canonical Star Wars Timeline

After Disney purchased Lucasfilm in 2012, the official Star Wars canon was reset; all the books, games, and comics that had taken place in the Star …

Star Wars

Cold Weather Photography Tips

It’s winter, and baby it’s cold outside. If you live where it’s warm, go with the flow. When it’s cold, it’s a perfect time to get out and …

10 Ways to Become a Better Landscape Photographer in the Next Year

As each new year approaches, people usually start thinking about what they can do better or improve in the new year. As a professional landscape …

Olga Barantseva Captures Dreamlike Scenes With a 700-Kilogram Bear

<b>Olga Barantseva</b> is a talented fairytale photographer based in Moscow, Russia, who captures her models with wild animals like: raccoons, white …

Photography

Advanced landscape photography: Five techniques to achieve beautiful, detailed landscapes

Photographer Daniel Laan has put together an excellent article for Fstoppers in which he extensively discusses five advanced techniques for landscape …

Should We Encourage Interracial Marriage?

Your conscience should be clear in marrying a godly, Christ-exalting spouse, whatever his or her race.Listen Now

When Michael Moore Says Clinton’s Loss Isn’t About Racism, You Know It’s Not

There’s a lot of nonsense being dredged up by the Left regarding the outcome of this election, namely that President-elect Donald J. Trump shows that …

Church Should Feel Uncomfortable

I grew up attending Baptist churches in the Midwest—the kind where men’s quartets sing gospel songs as “special music” but no one dares raise their …

Classes Being Canceled Because Trump Won Is Why Trump Won

So, Donald Trump won the presidential election, and colleges and universities around the country are predictably canceling classes and exams because …

Donald Trump

Loupedeck Lets You Control Lightroom Post Production With Ease (video)

Photographers and graphic designers might be interested in a new piece of hardware which has been specifically created to help speed up the photo …

Where Comics Writer Frank Miller Would Take the ‘Batman’ Movie Franchise

Highly influential U.S. comics writer, artist and film director Frank Miller is the creator of the “Dark Knight” Batman comics series, and also “Sin …

Liberty moves north

WHO will uphold the torch of openness in the West? Not America’s next president. Donald Trump, the grievance-mongering Republican nominee, would …

What’s In My Bag: Joe Brady's Kit For Landscapes

While I divide my time between being a portrait and landscape photographer, my first passion however is the landscape and this bag is representative …

Essential Tips for Photographing Birds in Flight

There are few things in nature as common as seeing a bird in flight, yet there are few things in wildlife photography that are as difficult as …

Framing

A camera bag that’s ready for adventure: PRVKE 21 by WANDRD

The quest for the perfect camera bag is one every avid photographer will ultimately find himself on. And what should be a simple search can turn into …

10 uniquely Canadian mini-escapes to fill your summer

Need a break from the city? Check out these coast-to-coast adventures that’ll help you get away from it all.<p>1 of …

Landscape Photography Design Part 3: Luminosity – Zones and Masks

Mental images, dynamic range, luminosity masking... This week's article in this series is chock-full of terms that will send your head spinning. But …

Tutorials

What If the Orlando Murderer Had Been a Christian?

Islam gets a free pass.<p>Many people are surely asking, “What if the Orlando murderer had been a Christian?”<p>Why? Because little being said now by the …

Religion

Four Tips For Success in the Stock Photography Business

If you’re thinking about adding stock photography to your list of services, it’s a little more complicated than uploading a few photos to a stock …

Intellectual Property

Cree woman from Alberta crowned Mrs. Universe 2015

An aboriginal woman from Alberta has won an international pageant for married women.<p>Ashley Burnham, 25, was crowned Mrs. Universe 2015 in Minsk, Belarus, on Saturday, becoming the first aboriginal woman to win the title.<p>Burnham is from the Enoch Cree Nation west of Edmonton and is an actress, model …