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Learn How to Do Long Exposure Photography

When each frame takes a half a minute or more to capture, the road to learning long exposure photography can be a long one. Here’s a much-needed …

Landscape Photography

The Best Settings for Night Photography

Night photography is a fascinating genre of landscape photography. You’re standing outside in total darkness but the camera display shows something …

Landscape Photography

Tips for Photographing Your First Hot Air Balloon Festival

Ah, you’ve just received your first camera over the holiday season and you’re itching to use it. Or, perhaps you’re just looking for something new to …

Natural Light: How to Use the Sun’s Settings

If you’re starting out in the photography world and can’t afford all of the fancy lighting equipment, natural lighting can be your best friend. Not …

Landscape Photography

How To Calculate Long Exposures

It’s easy. First, establish a <i>base exposure</i> by using 30 second as your shutter speed and ISO as the exposure variable for preliminary calculations. In …

Photo Basics: Watch This Crash Course on Using Your Camera’s Manual Mode for Better Photos (VIDEO)

You’ve probably heard someone boast that, “You’re not a real photographer until you switch your camera’s mode dial from Auto to Manual.” While we …

3 Keys to Mastering Aperture like a Boss

Do you have a lovely DSLR, Mirrorless or MicroFour Thirds camera system?<p>Is it your pride and joy with more megapixels than you can shake a stick …

Learn to Shoot and Edit Long Exposure Landscape Photos Without Neutral Density Filters (VIDEO)

One trick employed by experienced landscape photographers is to use long exposures to capture dramatic images of soft, flowing water and cotton-like …

This FREE Color Guide to Landscape Photography Will Totally Transform Your Images

Here’s an awesome deal that belies the old adage that you only get what you pay for. That’s because you can download this excellent free guide to …

Here’s How to Compose Landscape Photos Like a Pro with 6 Tips for More Harmonious Images (VIDEO)

Good composition skills are important for all types of photography, and when it comes to shooting landscapes they can be difficult to master because …

How a DSLR Camera Works: Free Lesson From Photography 101

Fstoppers has created an entire tutorial on the basics of photography, Photography 101. Today, we are releasing a free excerpt from the tutorial that …

Camera Basics: What Is White Balance and How Does It Affect the Quality of Your Photos? (VIDEO)

One of the most powerful yet frequently overlooked menu options in even the most basic digital camera enables photographers to select a white balance …

5 Free Guides to Help You Capture Better Landscape Photographs

A lot of considerations go into creating a great landscape photograph. From exposure and focus to composition and post-processing, it takes quite an …

The Complete Guide to Manual Settings on Your DSLR Camera

<i>Everything you need to know to start shooting in manual mode. This is a syndicated blog post from Format originally done by Brit Weaver.</i><p>Ready to get …

Six Helpful Tips for Better Landscape Photo Composition

Talking about good composition is one of the subtler aspects of image-making, but of course, a composition can make or break a photo. This helpful …

The Ultimate Landscape Photographers Guide For 2017

<b>Shoot Landscapes? This is the Ultimate Guide for You.</b><p>Landscape photography is a really popular hobby for a lot of photographers. It is a great way to …

Landscape Photography

Learn These Composition Tricks for Stunning Nature and Landscape Photographs (VIDEO)

Have you ever found yourself in a beautiful outdoor setting, only to be disappointed in the images you captured of the scene? That’s not an uncommon …

A Complete Guide to Waterfall Photography

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.If you are looking for a new way to …

This beginner's guide will have you shooting great landscapes in no time

Landscape photography means different things to different people. For some it’s about recording a memory of where they’ve been. For others it’s about …

Landscape Photography

Five Types of Ambient Light You Should Know How to Use in Photography

As photographers, we have but one raw material to work with: light. You will hear this time and time again, you need to learn to see that light and …

Don’t Call Yourself a Photographer If You Still Make These 5 Beginner Mistakes (VIDEO)

We’re really not trying to be mean here, but seriously folks, if you’re still making the five beginner mistakes in the video below it’s time to clean …

Here are 5 ways to change the color of anything in Photoshop

There are several ways to change colors of objects in Photoshop, and plenty of different objects you may want to change: clothes, hair color, light …

An Entire Basic Photography Course in an Infographic

We live in an era where learning things has become a lot easier, including photography. On top of courses and modules that you can enroll in, there …

10 Tips for Spectacular Landscape Photographs from New Zealand Pro Ray Salisbury (VIDEO)

There’s always something to learn about the art of landscape photography, and the quick tutorial below from pro photographer Ray Salisbury offers 10 …

Get Started in Long Exposure Photography With These Quick Tips

With as ubiquitous as cameras have become - especially smartphone cameras - it's easier today than ever before to take some pretty compelling …

A Comprehensive Guide to Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is one of the best ways to disconnect from the otherwise hectic day-to-day life and to just enjoy spending time in the great …

Introduction to Shutter Speed: Easy explanation and examples

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Setting the shutter speed on your …

Don’t Make These 4 Photo Composition Mistakes: Watch This Video & Avoid “Eyeball Confusion”

Whether you shoot landscapes, portraits, sports, or other types of images, sloppy composition can ruin an otherwise great shot. In this quick …

Tutorials

30 Awesome Photography Links That Go Well With a Coffee and Comfee Couch :)

We've had another terrific week of photographs and articles posted online by some of the best writers and artists working today, and here we find …

Manual Settings for Beginner Photographers

Recently an intern joined me and drove me up the wall with questions about manual settings for photogra​​phy. Questions like ​”What zoom range should …