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Quick Tip: A Cleaner Way to Sharpen Your Photos in Photoshop

When you sharpen a photograph, what you’re doing is adding contrast to the edges in an image, but unfortunately, that often leads to black and white …

Tutorials

Control the Raspberry Pi from Your iPad

If you have both a Raspberry Pi and an iPad, this tutorial from What a Palaver's Angela Wolff will help you remotely control the Pi with your …

Focusing Micro Adjustment Tutorial

Tutorials

Reverse Lens Macro – Exploring Life at Full-Scale

As with any specialized area of photography, the art of <i>macro</i> photography – that is, making images of objects at a very close range – is in a creative …

How to create HDR images using only Photoshop layer masks

Slide back and forth to compare<p>Creating an HDR image is typically involved with a quite time-consuming workflow that consists of merging, …

34 Most Surprising Photos of the Month

A giant statue of U.S. actress Marilyn Monroe is seen at the dump site of a garbage collecting company in Guigang, Guang<p>... VIEW MORE<p>China …

The 20 photographs of the week

The conflict in Gaza and Israel, daily life in North Korea the Commonwealth Games in Scotland and a human tower in Spain – the best photography in news, culture, nature and sport from around the world this week

Tips for Taking Daytime Long Exposure Photos

A long exposure can be used as a tool to improve a composition, it can be used to either simplify elements in a photo making them less important or …

10 Tips for Using Long Telephoto Lenses

Long telephoto lenses are typically used for wildlife and bird photography but they can also be used for macro shots and landscapes, here are a few …

5 Simple Steps to Sharper Photos

Taking razor-sharp photos is a pursuit of many photographers – crisp, defined edges and incredible texture creates a whole new dimension to your …

Landscape Photography

9 Photography Ideas to Fuel Your Photographic Journey

A Guest Post by Sergey Sus/ 1. Take an Overnight Photography Trip Overnight trips with other photographers make for a great time to talk and explore …

The Basics of Photography: D for Dynamic Range

In photography, Dynamic Range is the amount of visible detail that can be seen or recovered between the lightest part of a photograph and the …

Detailed Tutorial On Shooting Day To Night Timelapses

Preston Kanak has released another highly informative video, this one on the subject of capturing successful day to night timelapses. In this long …

Tutorials

Accumulate Cloud Sunset

Photography Tutorials, Lightroom Tutorials, Photoshop Tutorials | Photographer Creates Amazing Surreal Images Using iPad and iPhone Backgrounds

This week I decided to take the idea of a computer backgrounds and get a little creative with it. Using the backgrounds of my laptop, iPad and iPhone …

Tutorials

How to Photograph a Fine Watch

Product photography is an extremely prolific school of photography that often gets glazed over in our minds. Its existence has become so much a part …

Basic Lighting for Portrait Photography

Lighting can be one of the most challenging aspects of photography, but something every photographer should strive to learn more about, no matter …

Simulate Virtual Lighting Setups for Less with the New set.a.light 3D BASIC

Back in May, we shared a useful and interesting program called set.a.light 3D STUDIO. The software allowed users to test out lighting setups …

Mastering Shadows in Indoor Portrait Photography

In a studio portrait session, it is sometimes difficult to position lights in order to achieve the photographer’s desired effect. When harsh shadows …

Umbrella Lighting 101 in Photography

When most people hear the word umbrella, they think <i>rain</i>. When photographers hear the word umbrella, they think <i>72-inch shoot-through parabolic bounce</i> …

Q&A: Margo Seibert

You had a lot of good questions after the Margo Seibert shoot last week, even to the point of telling me I was breaking a Scott Kelby Rule. (For the …

Star Trail Photography Tips

One of the lessons in the Photography Lab series I teach is a lesson on night photography, specifically shooting the stars. There are two essentials …

Balancing Flash and Ambient Light Using an Incident Light Meter

Balancing Flash and Ambient Light Using an Incident Light Meter - step by step help on how to set up and use an incident light meter to balance …

Photography