Kerry Ellevsen

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How To Care For Your Lens: Clean the Back

How many times have you cleaned the back of your lenses? Sure never. Canadian photographer Oz Yilmaz explains the proper way of doing and why is …

Use Photoshop to Give Your Landscape Images the Glowing “Orton Effect” with This Video Tutorial

Have you ever wondered how some photographers add a dreamy, ethereal look to their landscapes photos? More often than not, this soft glow is a result …

Tutorials

Unlock the Secrets to Incredible Long Exposures With These Simple Tricks

Long exposure images are incredibly compelling - they capture movement and create an interesting visual, while also looking really complicated to …

Landscape Photography

Great Photographers Create Photos, Amateurs Take Them | Which Are You?

What are the qualities of a great photographer? What is it that accomplished, experienced, and talented photographers do which amateurs do not? The …

8 Amazing Photo Editing Tools for Apple Users

Photographers, graphic designers, illustrators, and artists the world over choose Apple for their creative endeavors. This is the case because Apple …

How to use shutter speed to your advantage to help you get the film look

There’s more to getting the “film look” with video than simply shooting your camera at 24 frames per second. It’s not just the colour grading, or the …

Shutter Speed

Six Essential Camera Settings for Landscape Photographers

Sunset at Tenaya Lake, Yosemite. It’s important to check the red channel in the histogram when photographing warm, saturated colors like this.Every …

The Key to Taking Great Landscape Photos Is Timing and Patience

Taking great photos of the outdoors requires more than a nice set of camera equipment. If you really want your vacation photos to pop, it’s all in …

5 Advanced Techniques to Show Every Detail in Your Landscape Photos

So how do you make that mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? And how can …

5 Quick Tips to Instantly Up Your Photo Game

After sharing his 8 camera hacks in 90 seconds, Toronto-based photographer Peter McKinnon is back again with another helpful video for beginners. In …

6 Tricks to Add Depth to Your Photos

One of the obstacles that all photographers face is figuring out how to make their images look less two-dimensional and more three-dimensional. Of …

Follow the “500 Rule” to Take the Best Pictures of the Night Sky

Night sky photography is a lot of fun, but it’s also challenging. Provided you have the right equipment, it mostly comes down to tweaking your camera …

Make A Splash: Use Water In Your Photos

Matt Kloskowski is an outdoor kind of guy. When he shoots landscapes and cityscapes, he looks for water to add a dynamic element to the photo. …

Learn the “Laws of Light” with This Fascinating Tutorial from Studio Pro J.P. Morgan (VIDEO)

Commercial photographer J.P. Morgan has over two decades of studio experience, as well as a knack for helping others shoot like a pro. In the video …

Shutter Speed Chart as a Photographer's Cheat Sheet

When we talk about the Shutter Speed in photography the first thing that comes to mind is its is relationship to Exposure. The Shutter speed is the …

There are Only 3 Lenses You Need in Your Camera Bag

We've all seen the photographer that suffers from constant G.A.S.I'm talking about Gear Acquisition Syndrome, the pervasive photography illness that …

This Animation is a Simple Lesson on Aperture in Photography

If you’re just starting out in photography (or know someone who is), here’s a simple 5-minute animation that provides a crash course on the subject …

The Exposure Triangle Explained in Plain English

If I were to take a poll of beginner photographers about what causes them the most confusion and frustration, my money is on understanding exposure.I …

Shutter Speed

How to Properly Clean Your Lenses, Filters, Mirror and Sensor

If you're like me, the thought of touching, let alone fully cleaning your precious glass or even worse, your sensor, strikes fear into your heart. …

Creative Ways toPhotograph FlowersIn Your Home

For many of you, the harshness of winter has finally come to a close. (Yay!)<p>In its place you now have the beauty of spring, which means flowers are</i> …

Mobile Photography