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Better Food Photos With Natural Light

Photographer Jenny Woodward recently uploaded a fantastic instructional video to Vimeo on how to get better food photos with window light. The even …

Photography

Creating a Photo of a Smoldering Bouquet of Roses

Warsaw-based creative agency Ars Thanea recently created a photograph called “The Ash,” which shows a bouquet of charred roses sitting amidst glowing …

6 Power User Tips for Lightroom Presets

For a long time, I have dismissed the concept of using other people's presets in any image editing software. Originally, presets where intended to …

Tutorials

Are you Comfortable when Shooting?

When I was a kid, I watched my uncle Pat fix our kitchen sink. He laid a thick padded blanket over the ledge of the small cabinet opening under the …

How to make the most of early morning sunlight

<b>The use of creative early morning light can transform your garden pictures. Clive Nichols explains how to do it</b><p>For those people who like their bed, …

5 Things You Should Do First When Opening A RAW Image in Photoshop | Expert photography blogs, tip, techniques, camera reviews

<i>By Mason Resnick</i><p>Over the years I’ve made the transition from JPEG only to RAW + JPEG. One of the reasons for doing this is that memory is so cheap, …

7 Tips for Better Skyline Photography

When we talk about cityscape photography, one of the most basic and trademark shots is the full skyline; the artificial horizon, made of buildings …

Landscape Photography

7 Smartphone Photography Tips and Tricks

<i>By Chantal Bechervaise</i><p>I remember growing up and using a 110 camera, and sometimes my parents would even let me use their 35mm camera. I think back to …

10 Years Of Incredible Photographs, From Parsons Alumni

The influx of digital technology has reshaped photography in remarkable ways–and the Parsons School of Design students at The New School in New York City have been taking the art form to new heights. Seriously, check out some of the vertigo-inducing shots above . . . and below!<p><b>Jun Ahn</b> <i>Self-portrait</i>, …

Fashion Journalism

A Monster Collection of 99 Photography Tutorials, Inspiration, Reviews and Blogs

Another terrific week has just passed us by, with a lot of activity in the world of photography. This weeks lists of links features tutorials, a …

Landscape Photography

The Best 5 Hacks to Get the Most Out of Your Canon DSLR

I’m a Canon guy. I have been since I first picked up a DSLR back in the spring of 2008. Over the years I’ve come to know my cameras and their …

Tutorials

Top 3 Landscape Photography Techniques

Once you have acquired a core understanding of the importance of light and atmosphere in landscape photography (click here for our Top 3 Landscape …

Landscape Photography

These Animal Portraits Were All Shot During Visits to a Local Zoo

“Out of the Wild: Zoo Portraits” is a project by photographer Boza Ivanovic, who created artistic low-key portraits of animals during visits to a …

Camera backpacks: the smart way to carry all your gear

So your iPhone has you convinced you’re a pretty good photographer and it’s time to raise your game with a dedicated camera and all sorts of lenses. You are going to need something to sling your gear.<p>There are so many types of camera bags – shoulder, belt packs, roller cases – with designs tailored …

Backpacking

8 Ways to Simplify Your Life Immediately

Posted on June 06, 2015 by Lucy Marie | 2 Comments<p><b>1.) Declutter</b><p>Get rid of what's unnecessary. Physical clutter causes mental clutter. It's amazing …