Erick Agudelo

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Ten Creative Ways to Use Colored Light in Your Photography

You don't have to look very far to see how popular and effective the use of colored light is in both still and moving image projects. Add these 10 …

Photography

I Spent $200 on a Weighted Blanket, and It's Changed My Entire F*cking Life

<i>Editor's note: The author wrote this while curled up under a weighted blanket.</i><p>My Friday nights are typically saved for drinking wine, catching up on my DVR, and surfing the internet. (Do people still say "surfing the internet?") Late last year, during one of these weekly rabbit-hole sessions, I …

Barack Obama

16 Photography Greats of the Past and Present Who Inspire Me

I often teach new photographers to study the greats, both past and present. Study and be influenced, but please don’t aim to copy them — I promise …

Street Photography

Every Tiny Speck of Light in This Image Is a Galaxy

To help us grok the immensity of the cosmos, the European Space Agency has released a remarkable image of space in which every point is an entire …

Here’s a Simple Hack That Will Turn a Boring Photo into an Awesome One (VIDEO)

This tip from boudoir photographer Michael Sasser is simple and effective. What do you do to make a boring photo into an awesome one? Put something …

Panko-crusted Crab Cake Bites with Roasted Pepper-Chive Aioli

Sort through crab and discard any bits of shell.<p>In a large bowl, combine celery, minced chives, mayonnaise, egg, mustard, and hot sauce; mix well …

Seafood

6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Video: The Loneliness of an Adventure Photographer

While we always appreciate the amazing photos that landscape, nature, and adventure photographers capture, we don't always understand the long hours …

Tips on Shooting Street and City Photography at Night

Are you looking to get into shooting the city at night? Have no idea where to begin? Pierre T. Lambert gives you his insight and advice on how to get …

Bite Size Tips: How To Use HDR Well To Enhance Your Images

HDR photography is a much-debated one in the world of photography and it has been very difficult for some photographers on deciding when to use HDR …

Yashica Delivers Update on digiFilm Camera Kickstarter Project

When you resurrect a storied, older brand and slap it on a new product, you’re likely to run into a bit of scepticism from fans of the original. Such …

The Rules To Urban Photography, According To A Pro

Photographers are drawn to beauty, and we are drawn to photographers. As of late, however, we’ve focused primarily on mother nature’s deft brushstrokes — whether in the beauty of a happy festival goer or the blue light bathing a coastline as the tide encroaches on the sand. Still, the manmade …

DXO Releases 2018 Nik Collection Image-Editing Plugins for Photoshop & Lightroom

Ever since DxO acquired the popular Nik Collection of image-editing software from Google last October, photographers have eagerly awaited an update …

Photo Stacking for Night Photography

Hey guys and gals! If you’re reading this, it’s because you want to learn how to take that noisy night photo and make it a cleaner, brighter, and …

11 of the Most Famous Riddles in History

From the Bible to Shakespeare to Harry Potter, these riddles were dreamed up by some of history’s most celebrated writers—and puzzled some of its …

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Want to Be Successful on Instagram? Here Are 13 Mistakes to Avoid

Like it or not, Instagram has become a legitimate tool for photographers, and incorporating it into your business toolkit can get your work in front …

These Classic Ray-Ban Sunglasses All Cost Less Than $60

If you’re looking for an affordable pair of sunglasses you don’t have to worry about this summer, we’ve got you covered. Right now on eBay, a wide …

Yanny vs Laurel explanation: Why people hear different names when they listen to same audio clip

The question is seemingly a straightforward one: Do you hear Yanny or Laurel?<p>Yet the answer for the millions of people who have listened to the short clip since it appeared on Twitter on Monday is proving as divisive as the infamous gold and white dress debate of 2015.<p>The seconds-long soundbite has …

Fujifilm SQ6: The First Analog Square-Format Instax Camera

Fujifilm has just announced the new Instax Square SQ6, the world’s first analog square-format Instax camera.<p>Fujifilm announced the square-format SQ10 …

How to Create Your First Handheld Hyperlapse

This short video shows how easy it is to make your very first hyperlapse, requiring nothing more than a camera and Adobe After Effects. Of course, …

Chris Pratt Addresses Fans Angry Over Star-Lord's Actions in 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Out of all the characters in <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, Star-Lord might be one of the most despised at the moment, but Chris Pratt formulated the perfect …

How to Pose Someone Who’s Never Modeled

Working with professional models, those who know exactly what moves to make and how to position their bodies, can be a rewarding experience. However, …

'Avengers: Infinity War' directors answer 18 of the biggest questions from the movie

<b>Avengers: Infinity War</b> has left audiences with a lot of questions, but fortunately directors Joe and Anthony Russo are providing the answers. The modern blockbuster involves an unprecedented degree of contact between directors and their audiences, and Marvel knows how to use that to ensure their …

Marvel Universe

That Tom Holland 'Infinity War' Scene Is So Heartbreaking Because Of This Note He Got From The Directors

<b>Spoilers for Infinity War.</b> Marvel Cinematic Universe fans don't feel so good. First, we had to sit through the emotionally painful final 10 minutes …

How to Change the Color of Anything Using Lightroom

There are a lot of times when you might want to change the color of something in an image, whether it's clothing, the sky, or something else. This …

Here’s a Simple Explainer on How to Use the Powerful Curves Adjustment in Photoshop (VIDEO)

Curves might be one of the most important yet most misunderstood adjustment tools in all of Photoshop. Because Curves is so key to tweaking the tones …

Tutorials

How to Create a Film Look for Your Photos From Scratch in Lightroom

The film look is currently enjoying a resurgence, and with that have come many preset packs and the like. While some of those are great, practicing …

Tutorials

What’s the Difference Between Actions and Presets?

Actions and presets are incredibly useful ways of speeding up your workflow when processing photos. Instead of individually re-creating your settings …

Give Your Photos a Dramatic “Cinematic Effect” with This Simple Photoshop Technique (VIDEO)

The term “cinematic effect” refers to a popular method of editing photographs so they look like a frame grab from a movie. There’s no one “right way” …