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You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for less than a …

How to Monetize Your Photography

To make money from photography, my suggestions:• Monetize your <b>services</b> (service of shooting pictures for your client like shooting commercial or …

Street Photography

Incredible 1,000fps slow-motion 4K lightning footage

If you need something to get your week off to an 'epic' start, look no further than DP Dustin Farrell's incredible storm chasing video he just …

Macro Photography: 4 Tutorials Full of Tips & Tricks

Photography can show us a new perspective of the world, and no genre does this better than macro photography. If you’re new to macro photography, it …

Macro Photography

5-Minute Tutorial Reveals How To Make Boring Photos Look Awesome

There are a ton of bad photos online and it’s mostly because people simply can’t be bothered with editing. But as this tutorial shows, you don’t need …

Tutorials

How to use Perspective Warp to enhance landscapes

Learn how to use the Perspective Warp tool in Photoshop. This incredible tool was designed for architecture, but with a couple quick tricks, you can …

How to Fake the Northern Lights in Photoshop

Seeing and photographing the Aurora Borealis is pretty high on many a photographer’s wish list, but if you don’t live in the arctic circle (or don’t …

Color Matching Systems II: Best Practices for Choosing & Using Color

<b>The second article in a series about color, color matching systems, and best practices.</b><p>The first article in this series explained where color …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …

Don't Miss These Fantastic Photography Tutorials and Links

This weeks list features a set of links to tutorials, special features and great photography, as curated by Toad Hollow Photography. The Toad hopped …

Photography

Fish Spotted Hiding Inside Of A Translucent Sea Creature

The alien world of the deep sea has some very odd inhabitants.<p>Photographer Wayne MacWilliams dove into the waters off the coast of Singer Island in …

Trick Photography and Special Effects by Evan Sharboneau

Believe it or not, you don't have to own super expensive equipment or be some kind of camera wiz to take high quality camera shots like these…<p>… but …

Photography

Why America will never get rid of Daylight Saving Time

The life of an economist is often frustrating. It’s our job to figure out the most efficient, welfare-enhancing solutions to economic problems, only to see the 2nd or even 20th best solution become policy. There are special interests and well-intentioned, but misinformed, policy makers who steer us …

Time Management

How to turn off your search and location history in Google

By now, it should come as no surprise that Google keeps track of your search and location history.<p>But you may be surprised to find out just how …

36 Links That Are Like Catnip for Photographers

As another exciting week passes us by we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all corners of the internet for links to helpful tutorials, special …

Photography

MagBeam is a 2-in-1 Flash Extender and Gobo Projector

MagMod is back with another novel lighting product for photographers. Called the MagBeam, it’s both a revolutionary flash extender and a gobo …

10 Striking Images of the Rare Yosemite "Firefall" Phenomenon

There's only one word for this striking sight: WOW.<p>For a brief window of time each February, the sun works its magic on Horsetail Falls in Yosemite National Park to produce what's known as a "firefall." Don't be too alarmed: Nothing catches fire exactly. This phenomenon happens when the sun sets …

A Photographer Captured A Fiery Illusion at Yosemite

The elusive firefall was captured in gorgeous detail by Sangeeta Dey<p>The Horsetail Fall at Yosemite National Park houses a gorgeous secret: every year, for a period of two weeks in February, the sun aligns just right. As the sunlight floods in and reflects off the cliffside through the water in the …

Alberta’s Northern Lights Time-Lapse: 6,500+ Photos Shot Over 2 Years

Back in 2013, we shared the work of photographer Richard Gottardo, who spent months in the Rocky Mountains hunting and photographing northern lights. …

Heartwarming Photos of the Amazing Friendship Between a Dog and an Owl

Dogs may be man's best friend, but Ingo the shepherd dog's special buddy is Poldi, a little owl who loves to pose for pictures and cozy up to his canine pal. Germany-based animal photographer and collage artist Tanja Brandt documents their unlikely friendship in heartwarming portraits that show the …

Pets

Beautiful Yet Sinister Photographs Capture an Invasive Plant Species Known As ‘Kudzu’

Known as one of the world’s most aggressive and invasive plant species, the <i>Pueraria lobate,</i> commonly known as Kudzu, covers about seven million …

The PlayStation VR Games Sony Announced Today Look Amazing

During its PlayStation Experience (PSX) event in San Francisco today, Sony unveiled some new information about the PlayStation VR and showed off some new titles. Unfortunately we’ve gotten no more information on dates aside from early 2016. However, the games we saw during today’s keynote look …

16-Year-Old's Amazingly Hyperrealistic Graphite Portrait Wins Top Prize

16-year-old Shania McDonagh recently took home the top prize of the 60th Texaco Children's Art Competition, an art competition for young people held in Ireland every year. Known for her incredibly detailed and hyperrealistic portraits, the young artist has won first place in her age category four …

Drawing

The Most Hyperrealistic Computer-Generated 3D Renderings Ever

What you see here are not photographs, but actually 3D renderings of human beings–all generated on a computer. Reddit user Republicrats recently shared these images as a part of a collection titled <i>3D Renderings of Humans</i> on Imgur, generating strong buzz in the Reddit community. Everything about …

Digital Art

The week in pictures: 4 December 2015 - Telegraph

New South Wales

10 Tips for Taking Stunning Winter Portraits of Your Kids

Just because it’s winter doesn’t mean we can only shoot indoors. It may be cold (and rainy if you’re in London) most days, but when the winter sun …

Kids

6 Things You Can Do to Improve Image Quality Without Spending a Dime

The first instinct most will have when looking to improve image quality is to buy better gear. It's so easy to blame low image quality on your crappy …

Cameras

Google's new Cardboard app will turn your phone into a 3D virtual reality camera

Virtual reality is finally here to stay, and Google Cardboard is one of the most prominent platforms bringing the technology to the masses. Now the company is making it a easier to create your own VR content with a new Cardboard Camera app.<p>The app, currently only available for Android, works a lot …

Virtual Reality

5 Tricks to Improve Adobe Lightroom CC Performance

No matter how much you enjoy the editing stage of photography, you probably want to work through it as efficiently as possible. For Lightroom users, …

Improving Your Landscape Images…Part 2

<b>Make your images more dramatic with a polarizing filter.</b><p>We use filters in photography to bring back an image to the way our eyes have perceived the …