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The Difference Between an Amateur and a Professional Photographer

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>September 29, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>The Difference Between an Amateur and a Professional Photographer …

Fill Flash for Wildlife Photography

To supplement light in the bright sun of midday, the blue hour, backlighting, and in shadowed forest areas, using fill flash for wildlife photography …

10 Tips To Create Beach Photos You've Only Dreamed About

Beach Photo Tips To Get Your Creativity Pumping<p>Whenever I go down to the beach (luckily I live on the cliff top, so it's close) my mind is always …

Why You Need To Copyright your Images

<i>This blog post is being syndicated with permission from Deirdre Ryan. All photographs appearing on this post are the property of Deirdre Ryan</i> …

Quick Tips for Photographing the Full Moon or Supermoon

The great thing about photographing the moon is that you have many chances each month to photograph it in its various phases.<p>That means that if you …

How to Photograph the Moon (With 10 Great Examples)

Learning how to photograph the moon has long been one of the greatest joys of a photographer's journey in learning. For centuries the moon has …

Landscape Photography

2 Tricks for Working Better and Faster with Photoshop’s Clone Stamp Tool

The Clone Stamp tool is a powerful option in Photoshop for removing or duplicating parts of an image. There are some tricks and shortcuts that will …

Some Helpful Lightroom Keyboard Shortcuts

Workflow efficiency can always stand to be improved, and keyboard shortcuts are one of those little things that can add up to big savings over time. …

How to Shoot Trees, Mushrooms, and Rivers in Woodlands

The landscape and wildlife photography website Nature TTL has partnered up with B&H to launch a new YouTube channel dedicated to nature photography. …

Are You Too Much of a Perfectionist With Your Photography?

Are you one of those people who winces every time you take a photograph that’s slightly skewed, with a foot cut off, overblown highlights, or too …

Street Photography

Yes, You Should Still Be Studying the Work of Ansel Adams

There is a good reason that Ansel Adams' name has stood the test of time through the years. As one of the photographers in history who gets studied …

Useful Tips For Action Photography: A Photographer's Premier

Useful Tips For Action Photography: A Photographer’s Premier<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>October 9, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Useful Tips For Action …

Best Tips for Sunrise and Sunset Photos

Find out how to capture the day's most dramatic moments from Nikon photographer Flash Parker, who shares examples from his travels.<p>Evocative sunrises …

How Shutter Speed Determines the Look of Your Photos

For photographers, shutter speeds can mean everything. The advent of digital photography has made it easier to just leave the settings to the camera …

Simple Tricks to Enhance Light in Photoshop

The right light will make a photo sing, and achieving it can be as simple as enhancing a shot’s light in Photoshop. Good lighting is a solid …

How to Make Double Exposures in Photoshop

Double exposure photography is a genre that merges multiple photographs to create a single story. Stories told through double exposures are often …

Bite Size Tips: 3 Composition Rules Many Photographers Don’t Know

Composition is a way to guide the viewer through the photograph to the subject of interest. There are no composition “rules” in photography but …

Landscape Photography

Starting a Photography Business as an Introvert

I didn’t realize I was an introvert until I was well into my 20s. I’m not shy, and I don’t mind speaking up in a crowd if I’m asked a question, so I …

Sharpening in Photoshop – The Complete Guide

Sharpening is one of those things in post-processing that makes a lot of people scratch their heads. There are multiple sharpen tools in Photoshop, …

Understanding Your Camera's Internal Light Meter and Metering Modes

Understanding the internal light meter of my camera is one of the best skills I've ever learned. It helps me to shoot in fully manual mode, so that I …

Shutter Speed

A Beginner’s Guide to Adobe Lightroom: Part 3

Do you know what keywords are and the best way to add them to your photos? What about what options to select when you are exporting your images? Have …

Using Negative Space For Bold Photography

Negative space is one of the worst kept secrets of fine art photographers. It’s been used for many years by painters, sculptors, architects, and...

Black and White Photography Tips

It is often believed that good photos are ones with beautiful colors. However, there are other forms of photography such as black and white, …

Landscape Photography

Tips For Shooting Better Natural Light Images Indoors

Working with natural light is one of those things most photographers start with before moving on into other lighting techniques like speedlights or …

Tips on Using a Wide-Angle Lens for Landscape Photography

Every landscape photographer needs a good wide-angle lens. Popular YouTuber Thomas Heaton discusses his new Canon 16-35 f/4 lens and offers some tips …

How to Supercharge Your Photography with Highlight-Weighted Metering

Modern digital cameras have a variety of metering modes that they use to evaluate the light coming through the lens and help you choose your exposure …

How to Use the Perspective Warp Tool in Adobe Photoshop

No matter how you try to compensate while taking a photograph, many things you shoot will end up distorted in the end product. Personally, I don’t …

A Quick and Helpful Tip for Organizing Images in Lightroom

Half the trick to success with Lightroom is knowing how to move around the app efficiently. A lot of that comes down to the right combination of …

Tutorials

3 Tips to Help You Take Better Autumn Photos

I’ve recently returned from leading a photography workshop in the Alaska Range, south of my home in Fairbanks, Alaska. The trip was timed with the …

Landscape Photography

Why You Must Kill Your Masters in Photography

Elegance. Woman with umbrella. Seoul, 2009Find inspiration from the masters of photography, but never become their slave.<b>New Book: MASTERS by</b> …

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