Marc Millstein

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Donald Trump, the Insecure Pledge in the Dictatorship Fraternity

The authoritarian impulses would be sad, if they also weren’t so horrifying.<p><i>“He is the strong head. Don’t let anyone think anything different. He</i> …

Here Are 5 Tricks for Tack Sharp Bird Photographs While Hand-Holding Your Camera (VIDEO)

Tripods tend to be standard equipment for wildlife photographers striving for optimum sharpness. But when photographing birds, these three-legged …

How to Blur out the Backgrounds in Photoshop

Gear matters under specific circumstances in photography, and without any doubt, you might need specific lenses for certain effects. But, if you …

3 tips for processing and editing wildlife photos in Lightroom

Wildlife photography is certainly challenging when out in the field, but you're not done right when you capture a nice shot. How should you best …

How to Photograph Wildlife from Your Car

Wildlife photographer Chad Barry has captured many gorgeous, award-winning photos of various animals over the course of his career, but there’s one …

Nature Photography

YouTubers voice concerns over hefty Universal Pictures copyright strikes

Generating another debate over the Fair Use Act<p>Questions over the limitations and vagueness of fair use are circulating YouTube once again this time hitting creators who work on movie reviews, critical essays and longer form videos.<p>Conversation picked up last week after Chris Stuckmann, a popular …

5 Great Tips for Photographing Birds with a Canon DSLR Camera (VIDEO)

Tim Boyer is a highly acclaimed bird photographer, workshop instructor, and author of the popular field guide <i>Learn the Art of Bird Photography</i>. In …

A $1.6 billion Spotify lawsuit is based on a law made for player pianos

The hidden costs of streaming music<p>Spotify is finally gearing up to go public, and the company’s February 28th filing with the SEC offers a detailed look at its finances. More than a decade after Spotify’s launch in 2006, the world’s leading music streaming service is still struggling to turn a …

Who Killed Jaco Pastorius?

By Pat Jordan<i>GQ,</i> April 1988<p>He was just another bum bleeding to death in an alleyway at four o’clock in the morning. He lay motionless on the …

Basic Essentials for Long Exposure Photography

If you want to give long exposure photography a try, this is the tutorial for you!Long exposures are more complex and time-consuming than normal …

Landscape Photography

Why Upcoming Lunar Eclipse Presents a Rare Photo Opportunity

Just five months after a total solar eclipse passed across the U.S. mainland, photographers in North America will be treated to another great …

Landscape Photography

RawTherapee: How To Resize, Sharpen and Export

Welcome to our third tutorial on the basics of RawTherapee. Our first installment, An Introduction to RawTherapee – A Free Photography Software …

A Beginner’s Guide to Lightroom: Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, I explained the basics of how Lightroom works, the best way to import your photos, and the different options you have when …

How to capture great sunset photographs

Sunsets are one of the most common subjects for a photographer. There’s a certain majesty in watching the sun slowly go down, marking the end of a …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot the Best Blue-Hour Photos: Tips & Techniques for Pre-Sunrise & Post-Sunset Images

This may be strange to hear from a travel photographer, but I can make a case that location isn’t everything—light is. And I’d build my argument on …

Learn How to Sharpen Your Photos Using Lightroom to Achieve Great Image Results (VIDEO)

It’s always important to refresh the basics of photo editing especially when it comes to a comprehensive and often confusing piece of imaging …

Tutorials

Here’s Why One Pro Says “EVERY” Photographer Should Be Using Lightroom”(VIDEO)

Last week we explored the differences between Lightroom and Photoshop to help you choose the software package that best suits your needs. In the …

How to Use Your Camera’s Histogram to Get Perfect Exposures Every Time (VIDEO)

How often do you use your camera’s histogram while out shooting? If the answer is “never,” you’re ignoring a powerful tool that can help you get …

How to Get Amazing Photos When the Weather is Awful

Are you a fair-weather photographer? Let’s be honest, when the rain is tipping down or the wind bending trees to 90 degrees, it can be difficult to …

Learn how to get the perfect exposure every time

A camera’s built in meter often does a great job of making a “correct” exposure, but it’s not always what the photographer wants to capture. Despite …

Post-Process Black and White Photographs in Lightroom Like a Pro

Effectively converting a color image to black and white involves much more than a simple “convert to grayscale” type of operation. In this video, …

How to Shoot Stunning Blue Hour Cityscapes

Many of us, even those just starting out in photography have heard of the golden hour. Technically it's golden hours because you have one around …

Landscape Photography

How and When to Use the Graduated and Radial Filter Tools in Lightroom

Lightroom filters are very useful for adjusting exposure, white balance, and other settings in selected parts of your images. When used correctly, …

Tutorials

6 night photography tips for shooting better cityscapes

<b>There's real potential for some impressive and creative shots to be taken after the sun goes down - if you know how. Matt Parry breaks down a few</b> …

3 Easy Ways to Create Killer Black-and-White Images Using Lightroom (VIDEO)

Nathaniel Dodson of Tutvid is back with another great Lightroom tutorial. This time he’s offering three great ways to create black-and-white photos …

Imagine taking these photos today

See photos from Mike Mandel's new book, "People in Cars." The images are also part of "Good 70s," an exhibition of Mandel's work at the Robert Mann Gallery in New York City. That show runs until June 30. Another opens May 20 at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

National Geographic photographer shares tips for controlling light

National Geographic photographer Bob Holmes has posted a video on YouTube explaining how to control the three different types of light to give your …

Nature Photography

Take Great Wildlife Photographs by NOT Making These Image-Killing Mistakes (VIDEO)

We often turn to Chelsea and Tony Northrup for great tips on things you can do to improve your photography. The video below takes the opposite …

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