Donna Sherwood

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10 Common Mistakes in Long Exposure photography

On all the workshops I’ve held here in Italy, I introduced a little game, where at the end of the workshop the attendees had to write down on a paper …

Canon Cameras

How to Nail Exposure in Your Photos Using Manual Mode

If you’ve been wanting to learn more about using your camera in manual mode and have 26 minutes to spare, here’s a helpful educational video by …

Shutter Speed

34 Brilliant Trash-to-Treasure DIY Home Projects to Brighten Any Room

Anyone can buy fancy supplies from the craft store when they want to tackle a home decoration project. However, it takes a truly creative spirit to …

Every Photographer Should Watch This Brief History of Light (2-Minute VIDEO)

They say that all photography is about light, which makes the below video must-viewing for photographers. Produced by The Atlantic and titled “A …

Photography

‘You Must Create’: This Spoken Word is Inspiration for Photographers

Photographers can easily become distracted by the pursuit of things like popularity and success, but one thing that many photographers find …

Creativity

Lightroom Added a neat Hidden Brush

Adobe’s added a brush to Lightroom’s graduated and radial filters, giving us more control. We can now paint the filters’ effect in or out, allowing …

How to Make a 'Round Trip' in Lightroom (LR to Photoshop, Back to LR)

Adobe’s Lightroom is an incredibly powerful tool incorporating perhaps 80-90% of all the tools that we photographers generally need. There are …

How to Create and Use a Metadata Preset in Lightroom

Here is a handy tutorial to help you add your copyright information to your images by creating and using a metadata preset in Lightroom.

Move photos from your DSLR to your iPhone or Android wirelessly with this $38 accessory

Smartphone cameras have come a long way in a very short amount of time, and the image quality of photos captured on leading smartphones these days is …

17 Lighting Recipes to Remember for Portrait Photos

At the WPPI wedding and portrait photography conference and expo this year, photographer Trevor Dayley taught this 1-hour class titled “17 Fast, …

The Top TED Talks of 2018 So Far -- and What You Can Learn From Them

Check out seven compelling speeches that offer key takeaways.<p>Inspiration can take many forms, but oftentimes, we find it through other people. That spark can be lit by a colleague, a friend, an acquaintance or even a complete stranger, and that last one is what TED -- a nonprofit with a mission to …

44 Cheap And Easy Ways To Organize Your RV/Camper

An RV is the ultimate tiny-living space. Meticulous organization will make a carefree life on the road that much more comfortable.

Home

Charging your Electronics in your Camper

When we first started traveling in our camper van it seemed like we always juggled to keep our electronic devices charged. It was easier if we were …

An 8-Minute Crash Course on Blending Modes in Photoshop

Want to get a good grasp of Photoshop’s Blend modes? Here’s an 8-minute crash course on the subject by the Photoshop Training Channel. They may be …

Complete Guide to Lighting Modifiers, And When To Use Them

The world of light modifiers can seem monumental, intimidating, and confusing. In fact, considering how simple wireless flash itself has gotten …

Shrimp Bisque

01. Photoshop Elements Tutorial: Portrait Retouching Workflow

If necessary, correct Exposure, Color and White Balance using adjustment layers.<p>Remove Blemishes – If blemishes are minor, skip to Step 3. If not, …

Hemingway's Writing Tip That Will Save You Time and Energy

You don't need to move to Paris, but you should reread your work as you go.<p>When it comes to writing a book, there are many reasons to emulate the masters. Proust famously wrote in bed, while Joan Didion took an hour before dinner to read that day's writing with a drink in hand. Most authors have a …

Writing

How to Heal Blemishes in Portraits with a B&W Adjustment Layer

There are many tips and tricks in Photoshop that can make editing life easier if you know how to use them. Here’s a 13-minute tutorial by …

Tutorials

9 Surefire Signs Your Colleagues Are Toxic

Retired surgeon Greg Baer, author of 17 books on love, reveals the power-hungry people that could destroy your workplace.<p>Retired surgeon Greg Baer, M.D. once managed one of the busiest eye-surgery practices in the country. Yet despite all his accomplishments and wealth, he felt empty and unhappy …

10 Delicious Recipes Starring Chicken and Mushrooms

Chicken and mushrooms have been saving dinner for years now. There are so many recipes out there that include this famous kitchen duo, and most of …

Cooking

These Hacks Will Give Your Kitchen a New Lease on Life

Basic cabinetry is just the start of a great kitchen. So even when you begin with some simple boxes — like inexpensive ready-to-assemble ones from …

Behind the Scenes: Shooting Backlit and Natural Light Portraits With Irene Rudnyk

I found Irene Rudnyk a few months back when I was looking more into portrait photography. I found that her work stood out amongst a lot of other work …