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3 Techniques and Tips for Photographing the Moon in the Landscape

It’s been almost 180 years since the first photograph of the full moon was made by an English scientist, chemist, and historian, John William Draper. …

Landscape Photography

Five Simple Exercises to Improve your Photography

In this article, you will get five simple exercises to help you improve your photography.How to grow as a photographerEveryone, from beginners to …

Landscape Photography

Getting It Right in the Camera

I propose to you that getting photographs right in your camera is a game of imagination. My plan is to introduce you to that game and identify many …

Landscape Photography

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

Tutorials

How to Get the Most from Lightroom Presets

Where should I start when talking about Lightroom presets? The subject has been covered so many different ways by so many different writers that at …

Tutorials

10 Photography Lessons I’ve Learned Over 10 Years

When learning any new skill, it’s universally agreed that you need to put time into it to grow. There’s a popular theory by Malcolm Gladwell that it …

Visual Art

Quick Tip: Save the Quick Collection

Tim Grey is a photographer and educator who enjoys traveling the world in search of interesting experiences and photographic opportunities. He has …

How to Turn Your Photos into Painterly Style Watercolor Art

It’s fun to be creative with your photos, elevating them beyond a digital image and into painterly style art instead. Perhaps you have a great shot …

Tutorials

How to Use Adobe's DNG Profile Editor to Make Custom Camera Profiles

If you want to make some unique looks for your images, one way to do that is by using Custom Camera profiles. Here's how using Adobe's DNG Profile …

A Guide to Working with Different Focal Lengths for Macro Photography

At some point in your photography journey you may be fascinated by pictures capturing living creatures in great detail, flowers close-up, and in …

Macro Photography

How to Know if Your Photo is Good or Not – The Art of Self Image Critique

One of the common issues that amateur or newbie photographers often have is deciding which photos to include in their portfolio or website. The great …

Landscape Photography

Tips for How to Enhance the Mood in Your Foggy Photos

I love photographs of foggy scenes. It can be a view of a busy street, a sprawling city skyline or a secluded mountain valley. Mist and fog are …

Landscape Photography

How to Sync Your Settings and Batch Edit Multiple Images in Lightroom

<i>Feature image is a frame grab from the featured video. Credit to Phlearn.</i><p>Photoshop, for all its power and precision, is more of a tool to be used on …

How to Make Your Photos Look More Professional

If you look at your photos and think, "These don't look like the ones I see from the pros," then you've got a little work to do.But don't think that …

Tutorials

How to Choose & Use Reflectors

(Editor’s note: Photographer and author Andrew Darlow returns with this guest post where he shares tips, techniques and gear suggestions for photo …

Low Angle Photography Tips

One of the most popular angles to shoot is from the photographer’s standing point of view. While is fine with landscape and other general purpose …

Photography

Tripod masterclass: Using your tripod

<b>James Abbott offers some wisdom and tips to help use your tripod to its full potential</b><p>Using your tripod<p>The first trick when using your tripod is to …

Landscape Photography

How To Master The RGB Curves In Photoshop and Lightroom for Better Post Processing

<b>Don’t limit yourself to presets due to ignorance. Learn to process your images with RGB Curves for more fine control.</b><p>There is no doubt about it, we …

Tutorials

How To Calculate Long Exposures

It’s easy. First, establish a <i>base exposure</i> by using 30 second as your shutter speed and ISO as the exposure variable for preliminary calculations. In …

Landscape Photography

How to Create a Signature Watermark in Photoshop

Do you use a watermark for your photographs? If so, does it look clean and undistracting? Colin Smith from photoshopCAFE demonstrates how he turns …

Tutorials

Saturation vs. Vibrance. What's the Difference?

The Saturation and Vibrance sliders are well-known and used by photographers in all genres alike. But do you know the difference between them?<p>If not, …

Composition Tips: This Pro Says “Use the Golden Spiral” & Forget About the Rule of Thirds (VIDEO)

If you wonder why we spend so much time discussing techniques for better composition, the answer is simple: No matter what type of images you shoot, …

Stop Making These Common Photography Mistakes

If you look at your photos and wonder why you even bother to pick up a camera in the first place, the fix might be simpler than you think.In fact, if …

Film Photography

5 Great Tips for Shooting Dramatic Photographs in Black and White (VIDEO)

How about this for a fun weekend photo assignment: Get up early, grab your gear, and head into town for a bit of black-and-white street photography. …

Speedlight Flash Photography Basics

Many beginners hesitate to purchase lighting equipment because learning to properly set it up and use it can be daunting. But there’s no need to fear …

Photography

How To Retain Edits Made In Adobe Camera Raw When In Lightroom

If you’re a part of the SLRL family, and our site is somewhere you frequent, I’m going to take a wild stab in the dark and say that so far as …

Mystical and Fine Art Forest Photography by Rob Visser

Rob Visser is a talented self-taught photographer, retoucher and forest explorer from in Dordrecht, South Holland who currently based in Bladel, …

Photography

How to Master the Basics of The New Lightroom CC

To avoid confusion, today's article is about the new Lightroom CC, not the older traditional Lightroom CC which is now named Lightroom Classic CC. …

How to Photograph Birds in Flight

One of the toughest tasks that a photographer can undertake is trying to capture a clear, sharp photo of a bird in flight.But that doesn't mean that …

Landscape Photography