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Stargazing: How to photograph star trails

There are few things better than spending a beautiful clear night sitting out under the stars enjoying the vastness of our galaxy, and then coming …

Landscape Photography

Mastering the Learning Curve of Bird Photography

I don't think it's any big secret that mastering bird photography can be a difficult task.But just because something is difficult doesn't mean that …

Nature Photography

How to Remove ANYTHING From a Photo in Photoshop

How many times have you taken a photo, thought it was great, and only realized later that there's something in the shot that you don't want to be …

Simplifying the Tone Curve

Lightroom’s tone curve is one of those tools that is often looked over, especially with beginners. This video will explain everything you need to …

25 BEST HIKES IN THE WORLD TO PUT ON YOUR BUCKET LIST

We are far from hardcore hikers. In fact, my friends used to call me “indoorsy” before I started training for our Inca Trail hike years ago. We do, …

Armchair Birding In Panama

Not all of us can afford to travel, although most of us would love to feel like we can. Thanks to the magic of birdcams, now we can watch live streams of wild birds living in far away places — almost as if we are really there<p>About one month ago, I discovered a lovely live streaming bird feeder …

Birds

27 Healthy Dinner Recipes That Let Your Oven Do Most of the Work

When terms like <i>bomb cyclone</i>, <i>deep freeze</i>, and <i>arctic air</i> are being used to describe the decidedly frightful weather, you’re probably looking for every …

Cooking

Here Are 7 Ways to Fix Common Photo Mistakes in Lightroom (VIDEO)

Whether you’re new to Lightroom or a seasoned image-editing veteran, the following tutorial has something for you, with seven essential techniques …

Tutorials

Don’t Give a Hoot About Birdwatching? Here’s Why You Will Now

Look, I’m just as surprised about this as you, but a damn bird song app is now the second-coolest app on my phone (the Gaia GPS app will always be #1 …

Birdwatching

How to Compose the Perfect Bird Photo

In the pursuit of making artistic bird photos that everyone can enjoy—both birder and non-birder alike—it’s important to think about the scene as a …

11 Tips to Master Autofocus and Increase Your Hit Rate

I’m a firm believer that photography is a game of inches. So today I’ll share with you what I’ve learned about mastering autofocus shooting in a …

Cameras

Bird Photography Tips and Tricks

In the past, bird photography was reserved for those with very deep pockets. With long prime lenses costing more than $8000, their high prices …

Birds

RAW Workflow In Lightroom, Part Four

<b>Figure 1.</b> Details matter! Here’s an image zoomed in to a 1:1 view to analyze how I’ve sharpened an image.In the previous article in this series, we …

Tutorials

2 Great Ways to Move Images Between Photoshop & Lightroom for Quick & Easy Editing (VIDEO)

Nathaniel Dodson at Tutvid is one of our go-to sources for quick and easy editing tutorials, and in the instructional video below he discusses two …

Tutorials

7 Beginner Tips for Shooting Better Landscape Photos

When I was growing up, I spent several summers living with my father on the Isle of Skye in northern Scotland. As a teenager, I didn’t have an …

How to Photograph the Moon

The moon is 238,900 miles from earth.In the vast majority of moon photos taken by amateurs, the moon looks like it’s that far away!There’s plenty of …

Landscape Photography

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

Online Education

How to Use Natural Light in Landscape Photography - Dam

As a landscape photographer, you have no possibility to modify the light available at the location you want to go to. Since you are limited to using …

Landscape Photography

8 Photography Lessons I Wish I’d Learned Earlier

Like many facets of life, there are many photography lessons that I’ve learned over the years that I wish I’d known earlier! Let’s have a look at …

Landscape Photography

Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC G2 Super Telephoto Zoom Lens Review

(<b>Editor's Note:</b> With this Field Review, the Tamron SP 150-600mm f/5-6.3 Di VC USD G2 has received <i>Shutterbug</i>’s new Top Clicks award for exhibiting …

Cameras

A Newbie’s Very Basic Guide To Landscape Photography

NOTE: All images Copyright Scott Bourne – All Rights Reserved<p>I haven’t always been a bird photographer. I’ve done my share of landscape photography. …

DSLR Camera Cleaning & Maintenance Tips

Okay, so you’ve just shelled out your hard-earned coin for a sophisticated (codename for “expensive”) digital camera. Even if you’ve done the …

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