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What Is Dynamic Range And Why Is It Important?

It’s not all black and white. This ubiquitous saying is quite appropriate to today’s subject, dynamic range.<p>Dynamic range is a term often bandied …

17 Lights and Modifiers for On-Location Shooting

Angler ParaSailParabolic umbrellas aren’t really known for fitting into tight spaces, but Angler’s ParaSail is an exception. Thanks to its unique, …

January 2018 Recommend Reading for Serious Photographers

From how-to guides to retrospectives on famous photographers to collections of iconic images, there's plenty of photography books to explore.But just …

How to use focus stacking to get impossibly sharp photos

Adjusting aperture alone can only do so much to get sharp images with a wide depth of field — sometimes, getting both point A and point B tack sharp …

Here Are Rotten Tomatoes' Best Reviewed Movies of 2017

If you’re looking to close out 2017 by watching the best reviewed movies released this year, Rotten Tomatoes has more than 100 options to choose from.<p>…

Rotten Tomatoes

The Best Way to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

Making sure your images are sharp is a necessity for every photographer. Getting your focus right in camera is of course key but there is always room …

Computer Guide for Photography and Video Editing: What to Buy and Why? (Part 1)

Photographers and filmmakers probably spend more time on their computers that behind a camera. We own thousands of dollars in gears, yet some of us …

This One Exercise Has Helped Me Build 2 Multimillion-Dollar Companies in Less Than 24 months

What got you to where you are today will not get you where you want to be.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>A few years ago, I found myself nearly $1 million in debt. Today, I have two multimillion-dollar companies to my name. I've come a long way, but as I look …

Business Strategy

3 Tips for Shooting Reflection-Free Photographs Through Windows (VIDEO)

How many times have you tried to photograph a gorgeous cityscape from inside a hotel room, only to be stymied by unsightly reflections on the …

Best kit for landscape photography

<b>Setting yourself up with the right kit for landscape photography is the best way to ensure you get the possible shots. Have a look at our landscape</b> …

Landscape Photography

Everything You Need to Know About Lightroom’s Radial Filter

One of the most under-utilized yet exceptionally powerful tools in Adobe Lightroom is the radial filter. But whether you’re an old hand with this …

Bigger than bitcoin? Enterprise Ethereum Alliance grows in size

Corporate support for the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance (EEA) is growing after 86 firms including State Street, Toyota, Merck, ING, Broadridge and …

Blockchain

TransferWise launches ‘Borderless’ account for businesses, sole traders and freelancers

Having already taken a significant chunk of the international money transfer market away from the major banks, London-headquartered TransferWise has its sights set on the bank account itself.<p>Moving beyond simply sending money from one country to another, the company is launching its “Borderless” …

FinTech

Here are 200 Excel shortcuts that'll make your life a lot easier

Each workbook acts as its own separate window on your PC or Mac, while each worksheet acts as a tab within a workbook with separate cells.<p>This section of the Excel Guide offers all shortcuts you need to open, navigate between, and control all of these options.<p><i>Courtesy of GoSkills.</i>

Analytics

Apple Shares New iPhone 7 Photography Tutorial Videos

Earlier this month, Apple launched a new "How to Shoot on iPhone 7" website and video series featuring short tutorials designed to help users take advantage of the camera features built into the iPhone 7 and the iPhone 7 Plus.<p>As of yesterday, four new tutorial videos have been added to the site, …

IPhone 7

36 eBooks on Computer Programming from O’Reilly Media: Free to Download and Read

This past week, we featured a free course on the programming language Python, presented by MIT. A handy resource, to be sure.<p>And then it struck us …

Computer Science

Alipay is setting up for global dominance

A major partnership between popular Chinese mobile wallet Alipay and US payment processor First Data will accelerate Alipay's path toward global dominance in the mobile wallet space. As a result of this partnership alone, international acceptance of Alipay and the number of use cases for its …

How to Make a Reversible Cover for Your Camera Strap

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2<p>Which would you rather have?<p>An ugly black camera strap with a giant logo on it<br>• A comfy stylish camera strap in your …

Social Stories and What to Focus On

There's a trend with our social networks these days. All the networks and apps call it "stories." It's on Facebook now, just like it is on Instagram, …

Social Media

Quick Tip: How to ‘Open’ a Lazy Eye in Photoshop

They say the devil (or is it God?) is in the details, and this quick Photoshop tip from portrait photographer Bill Larkin is all about making sure …

Tutorials

The Ultimate Video Guide to Building a Photo and Video Editing Desktop Computer

I've always been a Windows desktop user, but until this point I've never built my own desktop from scratch. I finally decided to teach myself how to …

How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich: I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn …

7 Cheap Photo Hacks Using Common Household Items That Will Improve Your Photography (VIDEO)

All photographers love quick tips to help them improve their images and protect their gear. And if that advice involves using inexpensive household …

Photoshop Trick: How to Swap a Photo Background Using Only Blend Modes

Here’a neat trick for you Photoshop lovers out there. If you’ve shot a subject in front of a gray background, you can actually swap that gray …

Fantastic Example of How to Composite and Retouch a Beautiful Product Shoot

In this video, Commercial Photographer Joshua Geiger walks you through how to easily composite and retouch a product shoot using mid to low-range …

Two Free E-Books to Learn Color Theory Fundamentals for Retouching

Color theory for photography and retouching is more important than many would like to admit. Knowing how to create a visually strong color …

Tutorials

10 tips for getting the most out of Google's G Suite apps

More than 3 million businesses are using Google's set tools for collaboration. Here is how to get the most out of the productivity platform.<p>The G …

This Free App Makes Your Instagram Feed More Attractive Than Ever

Instagram is a fantastic tool for photographers to promote their work. It’s not incredibly complicated to get the hang of it: post your pictures, add …

Social Media

Ex-Google Engineer Builds $1.5 Billion Startup in 21 Months

Colin Huang belongs to a rarefied cohort of Chinese entrepreneurs who launched their careers in Silicon Valley and then returned home to start …

Why You Should Start Printing Your Photos

Since the birth of digital cameras, there has been less need to print your photos. Many of the newer photographers have never printed or even sent …

Photography