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Learn to Make Boring Night Photos Look Spectacular with This 5-Minute Lightroom Tutorial (VIDEO)

Dramatic photographic opportunities abound once the sun drops below the horizon and a whole realm of colors, lights, and moods begin to appear. If …

10 Common Lightroom mistakes and how to avoid them

With great power comes great responsibility, and with an image catalog comes well, lesser responsibility, but a responsibility nonetheless. And we’ve …

Tutorials

Six Photo Communities For the Serious Photographer

Not every photographer can make it on Instagram; and with the new algorithm added to the news feed it’s going to be even tougher at times. One of the …

Photography

How to adapt Large Lee filters to the Nikon 14-24mm (and other wide lenses)

I love my Nikon 14-24mm lens but it has one drawback; you can’t put filters on it. Not that one needs to use a huge selection of filters on …

New York Times

How to Create a Custom Brush and Add Stars in Photoshop

In this tutorial, Aaron Nace from Phlearn takes a beautiful nighttime cityscape and shows you how you can create a custom brush to add your own stars …

Tutorials

How to Use Lightroom’s Export Dialogue to Get Your Photos Where You Want Them

Lightroom is an immensly powerful image management tool and, as would befit such a program, its image export options are extensive. Whilst the …

How To Find Your Lens' Sweet Spot: A Beginner's Guide to Sharper Images

Are you tired of blurry images? It’s time to learn how to capture sharper images by finding your lens’ sweet spot. This will give you more …

Photography

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

Landscape Photography

Best Lenses for Nikon D7100

<b>Nikon D7100</b> is a Mid-size APS-C DSLR , announced in 2014. It looks like the popular D7000 but has been completely overhauled. It gains a 51-point …

Using Focusing Flashlights for Night Photography

<b>Focusing LED Flashlights</b> can add a dramatic touch to your NightScape photography. Because their light can be focused to a very narrow beam, their …

Understanding Nikon AF Modes

Steve Perry is back with another great educational video, this time aimed at photographers looking to get the most out of the AF on their Nikon …

Cameras

Master your camera: Setting your Nikon D7100 for Action Photography

<b>Optimising your camera for shooting fast-moving subjects can help you capture that crucial moment. Lightning-quick reflexes also come in handy. Neil</b> …

Total Creative Control: How to Use Virtual Copies to Fork and Stack Images in Lightroom

Take your post-production work in a limitless number of directions, or a single direction, with Lightroom's Virtual Copy feature.

Lightroom

These Fire-Filled Light-Painting Photos Were Shot with a Smartphone

Earlier this year, photographer Benjamin Von Wong got a call from the Chinese telecom company Huawei. They were getting ready to launch a new …

Mobile Photography

Dumbing Down the D7200 – What Nikon Doesn’t Get About Wildlife Photography

With the introduction of the D7200, Nikon yet again ignored the desires of wildlife photographers. They didn’t shrink the buffer like they did with …

Cameras

Custom Naming Your Lightroom Images That You Edited in Photoshop

Posted By Scott Kelby on Tuesday, April 7, 2015 in Photoshop | 6 comments<p>If you use Lightroom with Photoshop, you do have the option of changing the …

How to Create Your Own Lightroom Presets

There are mundane tasks in Lightroom that you carry out on almost every photo you import. You can save time by creating Develop Presets to perform …

Podcast Republic - Podcast & Audiobook App

<b>Podcast Republic app is a top quality podcast & radio app for Android from a Google Top Developer! With over 2 million downloads and 60,000 reviews,</b> …

A Beginners Guide to Light Modifiers

Regardless of the light source you use (daylight, continuous or flash) it’s really easy to use light modifiers or shapers to train the light in any …

How to Clean Your DSLR Sensor and Mirror – A Video Tutorial

If you have DSLR camera, this tutorial you will learn about how to clean your DSLR camera sensor and mirror. We are sharing this helpful video …

Video Tutorials

3 Quick Sunset Photography Tips

In today’s landscape photography photo tip, we will discover three more ways to get better sunset photography.<p>“Biển Ke Ga” captured by Trandinhkhiem …

Landscape Photography

How to Get Stunning Colors in Your Sunset Photography

Nothing makes a sky pop in a photograph the way that a sunset can. Beautiful purples and yellows in a sky are often the result of the setting sun, …

Landscape Photography

What Your Camera’s Auto Bracketing Feature Can Do and How to Use It

Cameras today are a marvel of modern technology, giving us beautifully exposed, wonderfully sharp images much of the time. There are times however …

Landscape Photography

Burning to Enhance Features and Retouch in Lightroom

Burning to Retouch and Enhance Features in Lightroom<p>In this tutorial, we’re going to use burning to enhance the features and muscles on our model all …

The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …

Starbursts - How to create and control them in your photos

Starbursts can be a nice feature in your photos – especially in landscapes and night shots. But somehow, they seem to show up only infrequently and …

Nikon D750 Review: Nikon… You’ve Created a Monster

<i>This Nikon D750 Review by Ross Harvey was originally published on his blog, and is being reprinted in full with permission.</i><p><b>What this review isn’t</b>: …