Gabriel Lukban

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How to Light the Cinematic Film Look

"How do I make my footage look more cinematic?" While there are plenty of in-camera techniques you can do like shoot at 24 frames per second or shoot …

These Are the Tricks Pros Use to Pose People So They Look Better in Portraits (VIDEO)

Do you hate how you look in photos? Or, as a photographer, are you often unsatisfied with how your subjects appear in your images after you snap the …

This Iced Coffee Protein Shake Recipe Is The Ultimate Summer Drink For Gym-Goers

Protein shakes and coffee are probably the two drinks most beloved by gym-goers of all stripes. Coffee to perk you up pre-workout and a protein shake …

7 Jedi Mind Tricks Every Portrait Photographer Should Know

Jedi mind tricks are not just for Jedi. They’re for photographers too. Us portrait photographers face a difficult mission. We must form instant …

How to bracket and combine exposures when you don’t have graduated neutral density filters

Photographer Andrew Marr doesn't specialize in lighthouse photography, but when he was visiting Augusta in the southwest of Australia, he had a good …

Relax: Here's 30 Cool Photography Links That Will Go Nicely With a Coffee

As contemporary photographers and authors work in our modern world, they are publishing some of the greatest images and articles in the field of …

When Poses Go Wrong: The Do's and Don'ts of Model Posing (VIDEO)

Any photographer who’s worked with a model knows that one of the hardest things about the process is creating photogenic poses. It might seem simple, …

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, …

Photography

A Quick Guide to Wedding and Engagement Poses to Jumpstart Your Photos

We can talk fairly objectively about camera settings and post-processing techniques, but something that remains a bit more nebulous and difficult to …

Weddings

10 Visual Challenges to Boost Your Creative Photography

Fresh from HAPTIC DIGITAL: Annette Kim presents an awesome new visualization on 10 visualization challenges to boost your creative …

How to Enlarge Photos Without Losing Detail in Photoshop CC 2018

With the new Adobe Photoshop CC 2018, a new image enlargement algorithm, “Preserve Details 2.0,” came as an improvement over the previous upsampling …

Tutorials

How to Give Your Portraits a Light and Airy Look on Lightroom

<b>Screenshot image from the light and airy look video tutorial by Chelsea Nicole Photography</b><p>Wondering how you can get those clean, and sometimes dreamy …

I’m Thinking About What Sara Said

I had the great privilege of tagging along with photographer Eric Kim for Gulf Photo Plus in Dubai back in 2014 and 2016. GPP is an annual event: the …

Street Photography

Design Framing: we are not solving problems anymore.

“Wicked problems” or society freaking out.<p>It sounds weird, I know. Wicked problem is the name given by design researcher and professor Kees Dorst …

3 Essential Branding Lessons From A Rare Steve Jobs Interview

Jobs’s work with legendary designer Paul Rand taught him lessons that any designer, client, or entrepreneur should take to heart.<p>The year is 1986. Steve Jobs meets Paul Rand, the genius responsible for branding IBM, UPS, and Westinghouse. Having just been ousted from Apple, Steve asks Rand to …

Graphic Design

How to Break Down a Script for Production

An important step in preparing to film your project is the script breakdown. It’s tedious work, but the benefits to your schedule and overall budget …

8 Warm-Up Poses from the GL Method of Flash Photography

Today's video is not a posh sequence with background music and retouched images. It's a raw film that our friend Michael Zebel initially made for …

Three Quick Steps to Making a Photo Pop Using Photoshop

A lot of people are fans of the portrait look in which the subject really seems to "pop" off the image, as it's a striking and attention-grabbing …

Free AE Templates and Assets to Celebrate 25 Years of After Effects

Adobe After Effects is celebrating it's 25th anniversary, so we figured it was time to round up some of our favorite free templates, presets, and …

How to Make Precise Adjustments with the Gradient Filter on Lightroom

<b>Here’s a quick and useful tutorial that will teach you how to really, really, really use a gradient filter.</b><p>One of the most useful tools on your …

I Built a 22″ Gridded Beauty Dish for $4 Using Dollar Store Foam Boards

I recently got bored and decided to expand a super-budget project I’m working on. I love gridded beauty dishes for dramatic artsy stuff, beauty, and …

How to Give Your Portraits Beautiful, Rich Skin Tones

How skin is processed in the editing phase of your portrait can make or break the image. One easy and effective tool is Gradient Maps, as shown by …

Here’s What You Can Do with Basic and Cheap Off-Camera Flash Gear

Want to get started with lighting your portraits with an off-camera flash but don’t want to break the bank in the process? Photographer Francisco …

5 Awesome Photography Related YouTube Channels You Probably Don’t Know About

When it comes to Photography related YouTube channels, we’ve all probably heard of the big names; Kai Wong (formerly) of Digital Rev, Ted Forbes of …

Infographic Guide To Being A Self-Employed Photographer

There’s a good chance that if you’re frequenting SLR Lounge that you are an aspiring, part time, or working photographer. Those belonging to the …

This multi-layer Photoshop sharpening technique allows for a lot of flexibility and precision

Particularly when shooting RAW images, you need to perform sharpening to your photos during processing to bring out the best in the files. However, …

How Color Theory Improves Your Photography and Retouching

The wrong elements of color can disrupt the harmony of photographs and distract the viewer from the story you’re trying to tell. When we’re …

Impossible Portraits: Empty Reflections

This project shows what mirrors reflect when we are not in front of them. The series consists of a set of photographs taken facing a mirror, a vantage point where we would ordinarily see ourselves reflected in the glass—but here, we don’t. It’s as if we are invisible.<p>MeError #01 © Leonardo …

Photography

Color Grading With Aqua And Brown Made Easy In Photoshop

When it comes to things like quickly learning new Photoshop techniques, I am a straight to the point type of guy. I don't necessarily want to (though …

Tutorials

On Assignment: Strip Lighting Pole Dancers

Some photography gigs you take to pay the bills, some photography gigs you take because they’re just awesome.<p>This assignment for Allure Fitness was …

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