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Photographers. Why the Fear Around Shooting at High ISO?

I'm sure it's not <i>just</i> me who thinks <b>shooting at high ISO</b> is actually okay, it's definitely not a felony. In fact, I was of the many people who thought …

Cameras

Getting to Know Manual Focus: A Complete Guide for Beginners

Manual Focus: A Complete Guide for Beginners<p>Rating:<p>3.20 based on 5 Ratings<p>March 3, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Manual Focus: A Complete Guide for Beginners …

DIY Home Photography Studio Tips & Tricks

What do Sugru, a picture frame, desk lamps, parchment paper, and colored notebook dividers all have in common? According to our friends at the …

Photography

100 Megapixels!? Long Exposure Super Resolution Tutorial

Learn how to create a SUPER RESOLUTION IMAGE with a few easy steps! Check out Ian Norman's video for a more detailed breakdown of Super Resolution …

Cheat Sheet: Masters of Photography

We’ve all heard name-droppers at photo exhibitions, galleries, and other places.<p>I’m going to give you a cheat-sheet of all the masters of photography …

Street Photography

These are 28 common mistakes in Street Photography you should avoid

<b>1.Always using the Manual Mode</b><p>One common misconception and Street Photography mistake is the believe that professional photographers always use the …

9 Tips to Put More Life into Your Wildlife Photos

As the <i>(insert amazing wild animal of choice here)</i> steps out of the edge of the woods into view and you imagine getting award-winning images of it, …

Mastering Filters Series - Neutral Density Filters

We’re embarking on a six-part series to help you understand the different types of lens filters available today, what they are used for and the …

Landscape Photography

Inspiration, Imitation, and Landscape Photography: Is it OK or Unethical?

Recently a few things came up that makes me ask if or when does the idea of copying someone else’s photo go too far, or is it just a form of flattery …

How to Capture Great Photos at All Times of Day

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'Iceland - Land of Contrasts' Shows Why Iceland is a Photographer's Paradise

Light and dark. Warm and cold. Fire and ice...you name it, and Iceland has it.These types of contrasts provide all kinds of fodder for photographers …

Videography

Laws of Light: Quality of Light

Today Jay P. Morgan is talking about quality of light in their next installment of the Laws of Light series they have been doing on The Slanted Lens.

The Darkness of Night Is this Photographer’s Creative Solace

Capturing the dark majesty of Nordic and European landscapes, Øyestein Aspelund creates pitch-black magic.<p>Sacrificing human contact for the uncompromised beauty of nature comes with the territory for a photographer who prefers the majesty of night. Øystein Aspelund finds his creative groove …

Landscape Photography
Landscape Photography

How Meditation Literally Changes Your Brain (and 5 Tips to do it Properly)

I’ll be honest – I’ve tried meditation on and off for the last two years, but I always found it too difficult.<p>I never stuck to a routine and couldn’t …

Buddhist Monk Breaks the Scales of Brain Activity While Meditating in a Laboratory

Mattheui Ricard is a writer and a photographer, but he is also a Buddhist Monk who has spent countless hours meditating. He describes meditation as …

Landscape Photography

6 Tips, Tricks, and Hacks for Shooting Sharper Manual Focus Photos

This article aims to provide you with key tips, techniques, and hacks that, if followed correctly, should practically guarantee nailing pin-sharp …

Here Are Three Simple Lightroom Tips That Will Dramatically Improve Your Photos (VIDEO)

Mango Street Labs is a great source of short, simple tutorials that can make a big difference in your images, even if you don’t have a lot of …

How to boost your immune system using only your breath

<i>Welcome to Well+Good’s (Re)New Year—a five-week expert-led program that’s all about helping you have your best year yet. For Week Five, we’re excited</i> …

Announcement for Photographers...RawTherapee Version 5 is Finally Here!

RawTherapee Version 5 Arrives in Style…<p>Here's some good news for those who've been anticipating the release of the new version of RawTherapee, <i>Version</i> …

Compose Like The Pros

Taking cues from the great classic painters, photographers have learned that composition is more than just where you place your subject. Lighting, …

Complete Lightroom and Photoshop Portrait Retouching Tutorial

Most online photography tutorials focus on one thing—how to sharpen better or how to retouch shiny skin, for example. This video goes way beyond …

5 Mantras to Help You Become Calm and Confident

Can one simple phrase actually make a difference in your life? According to Sherianna Boyle, the answer is most definitely yes. She is the author of</i> …

Meditation

The 1 Practice That Will Help You Live in the Moment

How often do you use your phone while eating? Chances are that your answer is most of the time. We go about our everyday lives passively, going through the motions without actually digesting what we see. That's where mindfulness comes in. David Schiller best describes mindfulness as "intentional …

Getting Started with Narrow Depth of Field Photography

An up close view of an organ pipe cactus by Sarah Marino.<p>Using narrow depth of field is one of my favorite ways to create abstract renditions of …

A Zen Master Explains a Little Known Technique That Will Help You Calm Your Mind

When anxiety and stress hits, it can be hard not to let overthinking get the better of you. However, I came across a great piece of advice from Zen …

Meditation

The Histogram – One of the Most Useful Tools in Photography

by Zack SchnepfI think the histogram is one of the most important and useful tools in all of photography. It’s a tool I rely on throughout my entire …

Landscape Photography