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How to Balance Subject and Background Exposure - A Real World Example

Wedding photography involves a lot of compromises because we aren’t always allowed the optimum circumstances in which to create beautiful images. …

Some Really Useful Resources for Making You a Master at the Art of Split Tone Photography

Split tone photography is a technique that has allowed photographers to produce some of the most amazing shots you will ever see. Done well, it can …

NYC Wedding Photographer Ryan Brenizer On How To Find Your Individual Style

Ryan Brenizer is back again, talking through some more useful wedding photography knowledge with B&H. Last time Brenizer shared some tips on how to …

Take Beautiful Portraits of Women Without Photoshop

Building on last weeks April fools joke, where I riffed on the absurd idea that women actually prefer to look awful in photos and the current …

So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]

Landscape photography is always a popular topic here on dPS. Who doesn’t love a great mountain scenic image, or a shot of the rolling waves on the …

Photography

Learning to Love Rainy Day Photography

Rain too often gets a bad rap. Sure, it’s been known to ruin a few picnics and weddings; maybe it messed up your freshly washed car; baseball games …

5 Unconventional Ways to Improve Your Photography

Photography books, schools, websites, and even your local camera clubs are your main source of help when it comes to improving your craft. There is a …

14 Commandments for Fine Art Photography Marketing (with photos)

<i>The more informative your advertising, the more persuasive it will be. – David Ogilvy</i><p>You have created some great photographs and you are considering …

3 Simple Ways to Make Sure You're Getting Good Exposures

I’ve always been one of those people that believes we should move away from using the term “correct exposure.” Not that it doesn’t have its place; …

7 Guidelines for Better Flower Photography

One of the most consistently popular subject choices among photographers are flowers. In fact flower photography is also the subject of the most …

Landscape Photography Tips Checklist

This article is a review of landscape photography tips and techniques I’ve covered before. Have you wondered why I’m going over previously covered …

Landscape Photography

5 Tips from the Experts: Create and Sell Yearly Photo Wall Calendars

You might think that wall calendars are a thing of the (quickly disappearing) analog past, but don’t dismiss them too quickly. Recently we caught up …

How to go Get the Best Shots of your Kids

Once you've begun to incorporate the “Get on their level” angle into your routine, here are 4 \ ideas to break the cycle of the adult eye level shots.

How to Professionally Retouch Portraits in Lightroom

The Following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Preset System v5 and accompanying workshop from the Lightroom Workshop Collection v5. The …

Photography

7 Creative Ideas to Spice Up Your Photography

Human beings are creatures of habit; we seek out patterns, we search for comfort and contentment, we settle into routines. These aren’t necessarily …

Documentary Photography - Six Tips for Creating a Legacy

We’ve all gone through times in our lives where we’ve lost loved ones. As a portrait photographer I would get calls all the time for “Urgent” family …

The Wedding Photographer's Pre-Event Checklist

Photo by MKD Photography<p>Photographer Michael Duval has been photographing weddings with his wife ever since the two got married in 2005. Now, with …

These Are the Ways to put the WOW Factor into Your Portraits

Most photographers, at some point in their career, make a decision to begin photographing people. Your decision may be simply to include people in …

Window Light Portrait Photography Tips

Have you ever tried to create a lovely portrait but not known how? It’s not a hard thing to create a beautiful portrait. The secret is the lighting. …

Photography Tips

Why You Should Sometimes Embrace the Distortion of Wide Angle Lenses

Most photographers have a favorite lens to shoot with, a lens that is attached to the front of their camera more often than not. A 50mm is a common …

Today's Blog

Newsletter<p>Sign-up to receive email updates<p>Is over at Scott Kelby’s PhotoShop Insider blog. It is, hopefully, a worthwhile read. All best, …

iPhoneography.com

Relaunch delayed<p>Due to an unforeseen health issue, I’ve decided to put the relaunch of ‘The iPhoneography Blog’ on hold. It’s nothing life …

Tahdon 2013: Kirkon kommentit tervetulleita

Arkkipiispa Kari Mäkisen tulkittiin eilen asettuneen tv-haastattelussa tukemaan lakia, joka mahdollistaisi Suomessa avioliitot samaa sukupuolta …