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Want to Be a Professional Photographer? Here's a Seven-Step Guide

Deciding to become a professional photographer is an exciting and scary thing: you're following something you're deeply passionate about and turning …

Photography

Video: Classic lighting set-ups you should know

<b>With modern LED lighting it's easier than ever to create classic lighting set-ups for portraiture. Check out our behind-the-scenes video with</b> …

Setup

How to Shoot an Annie Leibovitz-style Group Portrait with Affordable Gear

One way portrait photographers like Annie Leibovitz light large-scale group photos is by lighting smaller groups by themselves and then compositing …

How To Look Thin In Photos By Short Lighting | Minute Photography

Welcome to our Minute Photography series, where we explain photography and lighting tips & tricks, myths, and techniques. For more education and …

Photography

Real estate photography - How to light up a large room

Environmental Portraits featuring Joe McNally and Daniel Norton

The Portrait: Understand the ways in which one can create light in the eyes

Eye lighting can come from direct lighting, with filters designed to blend the light invisibly with the rest of the face, or the light can be gentle …

Talking Ethics in Photography

While some photographers are on the hunt for the most outrageous image, others become increasingly sensitive to what they shoot. We are confronted …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative | Inc.com

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Creativity

How to Shoot Good Travel Photos Even in ‘Bad’ Natural Light

Using natural light in your travel photos can land you with some amazing images, even if you think the light might be “bad” from the offset. Here’s …

Nuevo libro de José María Mellado con fotografías de Cuba

<b>José María Mellado</b> es principalmente conocido por sus libros dedicados al retoque fotográfico, sin embargo hace muchos años que este fotógrafo …

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

La fotografía en el cine: 'Blade Runner'

Cuando pensamos en la fotografía en el cine pocas veces nos puede venir a la memoria 'Blade Runner'. Pero esta gran película, que fracasó el año de …

Una instagramer desvela las apps con las que edita sus fotos

La mayoría de las influencers guarda sus aplicaciones como si estuviesen bajo secreto de sumario. Pero María Turiel Soler (@meryturiel) ha comenzado …

One Light Portraits

articles/Lighting/onelightportraits-page1<p>One Light Portraits - part 1 of 1 2 3 4 5<p><b>by Dave Montizambert</b> Published 01/11/2005<p>Earlier this year my …

Photography

The Surprisingly Simple Technique Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Photographers Use

High-profile shoots rely on complex lighting setups, which in turn rely on a large team of assistants. For the <i>Sports Illustrated</i> Swimsuit Issue, …

Swimming

How to shoot great portraits with flash in a tiny space

We all get short on space sometimes. Perhaps you’re just starting out and don’t have a huge area to shoot in. Maybe you’ve been asked to photograph a …

Small Spaces

How to Make Your Images Look Sharp and Three Dimensional In Camera

One of the best things that you can do as a portrait photographer is find a way to really make your subject look like they’re popping off of the …

Shutter Speed

If you can only have one light, strongly consider a big octabox

Well, of course, it won’t be just one type of light, you will also have a bare flash to play with. But if you can only have one modifier, I would say …

Laws of Light: Creating Dimension and Texture

On this episode of The Slanted Lens, Jay P. Morgan will learn about creating dimension and texture in your photography and videography. It's the next …

Learn How to Make Great Portraits On the Cheap with Three Simple Setups from Nathan Elson (VIDEO)

Making great portraits doesn’t have to require a lot of expensive gear as you can see in the quick tutorial below from Canadian commercial …

Three Simple Ways to Use One Beauty Dish

In this simple lighting tutorial, I discuss three different ways to fashion and portrait images with a single beauty dish.<p>Adding to my list of simple …

Beauty

Macro Beauty: Glamour Photography by Alex Malikov

<b>Alex Malikov</b> is an professional photographer, retoucher and educator currently based in Magnitogorsk, Russia. Alex focuses on fashion, he shoots …

Photography

Comparing 5 Light Modifiers for Low-Key Portraiture by Chris Knight

Shadow, emotion, mood, storytelling--all of these are fundamental elements of a dramatic portrait. In this new Dramatic Portraiture and Lighting …

New App Makes It Easier to Colorize Old Photos

In recent years, colorizing historical photos has become something of a trend. Though scholars have long debated whether images should be colorized, …

Imaging

Shaping Light for Black-and-White Family Shoots

For over 15 years, we’ve been photographing weddings around the world but for the first time ever, we are focusing exclusively on shooting …

Photography

A Step-By-Step Guide To Creating A Powerful Brand Identity

A brand identity is more than a logo. It’s more than brand style guide. It’s an essential way to differentiate yourself from your competition. A …