Michelle Burt

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This is the Key to a Great Portrait

I know what you're thinking..."There's more than one key to a great portrait."Yes, that's true, but if you ask me, there's one thing that's more …

Exploring Nature: How to Take Beautiful Spring Portraits

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>July 16, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>Exploring Nature: How to Take Beautiful Spring Portraits www.sleeklens.com<p>Spring is a …

Landscape Photography

'How to Create Portraiture That is a Work of Art' with Lindsay Adler

Lindsay Adler is best known for creative fashion and beauty work, but aside from her stunning and unique photography, she’s a great speaker and …

Photography

10 Tips on How to Get Your Photography Exhibited

Want to see your photos exhibited in a real-life gallery or show? Shutterbug photographer Jordan Matter has 10 great tips on how to make that</b> …

How to make cheap 2-point lighting setup without lighting gear

If you prefer working with natural light, with clever positioning of the subject and some DIY magic you get two light sources from a single window. …

Sony Alpha

Headshot Photography Pricing Guide for Photographers

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.The basic headshot.Headshot …

Balancing Fill Flash with Available Light | Getting The Lifestyle Look Magazines Love

At SLR Lounge, we’re advocates of a proper understanding of lighting, and creating images with a well-balanced blend available and added artificial …

How to Imitate the Tintype Photography Effect

OK. Let’s be honest. It is not tintype if it’s digital. But Levy Moroshan has developed a technique that makes your portraits look like …

See That Big Asteroid Buzzing Earth? What About The Ones We Miss?

Perhaps you’ve heard by now that on Monday the stadium-sized asteroid 2004 BL86 will make a close but non-threatening pass by the Earth, near enough that you might be able to watch it whizz by with a pair of binoculars. As its name denotes, astronomers have known about this space rock’s existence …

Asteroids

Elon Musk warns against unleashing artificial intelligence 'demon'

Elon Musk has met a technology he doesn't like.<p>Musk, who promises to take humans to new heights with space and battery technologies, was especially grounded in his latest caution on artificial intelligence.<p>Elon Musk<p>He told an audience at MIT on Friday that "we should be very careful about …

4 Ways to Use Pickle Juice

While we can’t confirm that pickle juice will keep you young, the brine is definitely worth keeping around in the kitchen. Here, four ways to use …

Amazing Black and White Lightroom Tutorials

Processing black and white photos is a skill of its own. <br>Learn how it’s done – in less than 2 hours!<p>As a photographer, you know it’s super-important …

Video Tutorial: How to Create Clean, Flawless Photoshop Actions

Photoshop actions can be a critical resource in any photographer’s workflow. Turning otherwise monotonous tasks into an autonomous utility, actions …

Google Brings Advanced Non-Destructive Photo Editor to Android 4.4 KitKat

Android 4.4 KitKat was officially announced a few days ago, but one of the coolest features (especially for us camera folk) wasn’t mentioned in the …

How to Photograph Strangers: The 100 Strangers Project

A Guest submission by Matt John Robinson The First Stranger Taking the portrait of a person whom you’ve just met moments before is one of the most …

Lightroom Workflow - From Setup to a Finished Sunrise Photo

This step by step Lightroom workflow tutorial takes you from finding a location to setting up the camera all the way through processing the final …

Four Photography Rules That No Longer Apply

For the most part, the laws of photography have stayed the same throughout its lifetime: Light is of utmost importance, always take time to compose …

12 Cheap Gifts For Photographers (Plus 12 Expensive Ones)

Buying gifts for photographers can be tough, but it doesn't need to be expensive and if you're unsure of what to buy then our list is going to make …

Practical Tips to Better Understand Color Control in Post Production

Most of us understand the importance of the color or white balance setting on our camera. It is there to deal with the variations in color from …

Destroying the Creative ‘Monsters’ and Overcoming the Immature Mindset that Nearly Killed Me

I’m writing this from the perspective of someone who is trekking through the process. I’m not sitting on a high horse. I can’t even afford a horse.<p>It …

Photographer’s Unique Layered Prints Show People Melting Into Landscapes

German photographer Michel Lamoller has created an incredible series of photo collages that depict subjects melting into their environment.<p>Titled</i> …

Adobe Officially Working On Aperture to Lightroom Migration Tool, Releases Accompanying Guide

It’s been roughly a month since Apple announced it’s discontinuing its professional-level photo management and editing software, Aperture. Today, …

My Dirty (Photography) Secrets

<i>Feature image is dav.d photography</i><p>Transparency with my business and teachings is very important to me. Granted, I don’t need to disclose everything, …

Why Some Photographers Refuse To Give Up Shooting Film

Anything in excess, be it a hobby, a pursuit, an attitude, or action, often takes on the attributes of its opposite. Too much help becomes a …

How to Use a Tilt-Shift Lens for Creative Focusing

The tilt-shift is an extremely versatile lens. In a neutral position the lens acts as any other, but add a tilt and the options for selective focus …

3 Tips for Perfect Skin inside Lightroom

A simple rule when enhancing skin: Don’t make it look fake.<p>Too often photographers don’t know when to stop when enhancing skin. They take the edit a …

Demystifying White Balance

White Balance (WB) is one of the most challenging camera settings for beginners to learn. White Balance can also be difficult to fix later when you …

Hollow Earth conspiracy theories: the hole truth

For centuries, Hollow Earth conspiracy theorists have tried to prove that there’s a whole other world beneath our own. But first they need to find the way in...<p><b>Late at night, on October 4 2002, a strange guest appeared</b> on a cult American <b>radio</b> show. Coast to Coast AM with Art Bell had a reputation …

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8 Amazing Flickr Street Photographers Whose Work You Should Follow

Street photography deals primarily with telling stories. The stories don’t need to be elaborate in order to be effective; in fact, simpler is often …