Alex Hauck

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DSLR Cameras

How Sean Tucker creates Dramatic Black and White images for Instagram

If you found it helpful, share it on.<p><b>FINAL IMAGES:</b><p>Una publicación compartida de Sean Tucker (@seantuck) el 28 de Jul de 2017 a la(s) 8:31 PDT<p>Una …

Photography Tips

The Best Budget Lenses for Sony Photographers

Sony has taken the photography industry by storm with their full frame mirrorless system, building upon the already strong system they had built with …

Cameras

Entry-level DSLRs compared: Canon EOS Rebel SL2 vs. Nikon D3400

The entry-level DSLR segment is traditionally highly competitive, and dominated by two big names: Canon and Nikon. With Canon's new Rebel EOS SL2 …

The Best Ways for Getting Sharper Photos

I'm sure we've all experienced focusing problems.You know - you have an otherwise pretty good shot, but the subject is just ever so slightly out of …

Photographer finds film in 1929 Zeiss Ikon camera, here are the developed photos

When photography enthusiast Martijn van Oers stumbled upon an original 1929 Zeiss Ikon 520/2 medium-format camera at a second-hand store, he didn't …

Photography

An Advanced Look at Photoshop’s HSL Adjustment Layer Tool

You’ve probably used Hue/Saturation/Lightness adjustment layers in Photoshop before, but there’s likely more to it than you may have known. This …

5 Cameras That Can Get Most Likely Through the New TSA Regulations

If you’re not wanting to inconvenience your life with taking your cameras, lenses, flashes and other necessary items out of your bag, then you should …

Affinity May Be Building a Lightroom Competitor

Back in 2015, we saw the launch of Affinity Photo, a sleek, lightweight, and powerful alternative to Adobe Photoshop for doing professional edits on …

A simple technique to help you shoot street photos you will love

<i>“The man who moves a mountain begins by carrying away small stones.”</i><p>Confucius<p>Starting out with street photography can be really tough at times…<p>It …

Street Photography

7 Ways to Make Your Photos More Interesting

When I first started taking photos, I knew the importance of finding what “good” really looked like. I knew that there were a million people out …

5 Amazing Landscape Photography Tricks in 3 Minutes from Pro Benjamin Jaworskyj (VIDEO)

Benjamin Jaworskyj is a self-taught professional adventure photographer with a teaching style all his own. In the exuberant three-minute video below …

Landscape Photography

Helpful Advice on Getting Your Photos Printed Professionally

Have you ever had your photos professionally printed? It’s one thing to have your images stored away on a computer or SD card somewhere, but taking …

In the age when everyone is taking photos, what makes a photographer?

“<i>Everyone’s a photographer nowadays</i>.” How many times have you heard this phrase? This video from Erik Wahlstrom addresses it, and deals with one …

Street Photography

Lightroom vs. Photoshop: Which Software Tool Is Best for You? (VIDEO)

One of the most frequent questions we receive from those new to image editing is, “Should I buy Lightroom or Photoshop?” The simple answer is, “It …

Learn How To Create A Milky Way Panorama

-Level your tripod<br>-Pivot from your lens not the camera<br>-Use a panning base with 360° markings<br>-Start with wide angle lenses for easier stitching<br>- Give …

How to Colorize and Bring Life Back to Old Family Photos in Photoshop

Watching old family photographs fading away in treasured photo albums is a sad reality. However, bringing the digital age to these old film …

Tutorials

Going beyond your camera's focus settings

We have all expressed frustration with blurry images at one time or another. Let’s face it, getting the right focus is complicated. Just knowing your …

Landscape Photography

11 Tips on How to Take Street Photos Like a Pro on Your Next Trip Abroad: A Journey through Cuba

After posting a few photos on my social media from a weekend trip to Cuba, friends came to me with questions about how I was able to get such ‘up close and personal’ photographs in this short amount of time. This inspired me to share my process and some personal suggestions as to how you can get …

Here’s the Right Way to Wrap Cords and Cables

There are few things in life more frustrating than tangled cords and rope, and you may run into both during a photo shoot. In under 5 minutes, this …

The Complete Guide to Long Exposure Photography is On Special for the Next Week

We just wanted to give you a heads up that The Complete Guide to Long Exposure Photography by Kent Default is on special for Light Stalking readers …

Dale: Comfort and Unease in Norway

I photographed this series during a two-month-long artist residency in Dale, Norway, in July and August 2014.<p>My main interest in photography is the relation between the man-made environment and nature. I explore how these environments influence one another in terms of culture/cultivation and social …

Shootout: Pro with amateur gear vs amateur with pro gear

Mango Street lab put together a fun video where two individuals, one a pro and one an amateur, shoot the same model and compare results. The catch? …

Cameras

23 Of The Oldest Color Photos Ever Taken

Here's what the world looked like in color, over 100 years ago.<p>In 1907, brothers Auguste and Louis Lumière made history by transforming the monochromatic world of photography into vibrant color with their new invention, the Autochrome Lumière.<p>In the years before this invention, color was usually …

Amazon Killing Off its $60/Year Plan for Unlimited Storage

Amazon is tightening its belt when it comes to its cloud data storage services. The company has just announced that its $60 a year plan for unlimited …

7 Photoshop Tricks That Are Hidden in Plain Sight

Adobe’s Photoshop is such a complex piece of software that even professionals find new features and settings every now and then. This 7-minute video …

Tutorials

10 mesmerizing photos of your favorite foods sliced directly down the middle

During the process of choosing those items, they realized that pairing various foods together would be more efficient and visually appealing. "Shown together, they create a stronger statement about their symbolic nature," Galton told Business Insider.<p>It's not the first time a photographer has …

New tilt-shift time lapse video makes Chicago look like a miniature model

The photographer used real tilt-shift lenses, not software, to create the footage<p>There’s no shortage of time lapse videos of Chicago out there, but this new one looks at Chicago from a different angle. Titled “Elevated,” the two-and-a-half minute video from photographer Chris Biela utilizes …

Tilt-shift

Making the Most of a Simple Shoot

I was hired to shoot graduation photos for a client recently, a particular job that certain photographers may be at odds with accepting. Simply put, …

Framing

Apple Adds Advanced Editing Features to Photos App in macOS High Sierra

Alongside a bunch of hardware announcements—new iMacs, the iMac Pro, and a new iPad Pro—Apple also took some time at the WWDC to announce a new …

High Sierra