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Is there really bad light: how to take awesome travel photos in all lighting conditions

Natural light is a valuable “tool” of every travel and documentary photographer. Most of us don’t really like shooting in the harsh midday sun, but …

This Is How the World Will Shop by 2025

We asked the world's leading e-commerce technology providers to help us predict the future of online, in-store, and automated shopping.<p>PCMag reviews …

eCommerce

Why Bit Depth and Shooting in Raw Are So Important for Your Images

We've all heard it hundreds of times: unless you're a journalist zooming off shots to an editor as the action happens, you should be shooting in raw. …

Cinematography

4 Types of Ecommerce Business Model You Might Consider

There’s a lot more to ecommerce than meets your eye. When it comes to online selling, most of us picture a website like Amazon, but there are dozens of different business models that entrepreneurs use, with varying levels of success.<p><b>Ecommerce: Leveling the Playing Field</b><p>From the start, the Internet …

Watch Photography 101: Part 2 – Depth of Field, Exposure, and Staging the Shot

<b>In the first installment of Watch Photography 101, Hung kicked things off with a primer on the basics of lighting. Today, we’re going to dig a little</b> …

Mobile Photography Tips Part 2

Today, more than ever, mobile photography is redefining the way we see and share our worlds, whether online or in print. Back by popular demand, we …

What shutter speed should you be using when you haven’t got a tripod?

<b>When you're without a tripod, getting steady shots is more difficult but certainly not impossible - especially if you've set up your camera right.</b> …

Cameras

6 night photography tips for shooting better cityscapes

<b>There's real potential for some impressive and creative shots to be taken after the sun goes down - if you know how. Matt Parry breaks down a few</b> …

Landscape Photography

7 steps to take if you want to become a digital nomad

DIGITAL NOMAD: THERE’S SOMETHING ROMANTIC and freeing about just the phrase itself. But for those who really live the life, the impacts go far beyond …

Digital Nomads

Digital Nomads: Ally Basak Russell is Taking Work Worldwide

Technology is profoundly changing how and where we work, as well as the very concept of professional life. Thanks to advances in mobile technology, a …

Forget About Using Your Camera’s Base ISO Setting: ISO 50 Is Your Best Bet When Shooting Raw (VIDEO)

One of the benefits of today’s advanced digital cameras is that they offer extremely high ISO settings that deliver remarkable results under …

Cameras

Everything You Need To Know About Email Segmentation And Personalisation

Email marketing is evolving every day. It is no more about how many emails are sent to how many subscribers. The focus has come down to quality, once …

How to Use Content Marketing to Drive Sales Through All Five Stages of The Customer Buyer's Journey

Over the last decade, the world of (online) marketing has changed. There used to be a time when you could just advertise at random places, and you …

High-Selling Content: How to Write Amazing Product Descriptions

The product descriptions play an important role in your goal to achieve more sales. If your website’s content doesn’t entice buyers to purchase the …

Marketing

The Skyscraper Technique, A Proven Framework To Boost Your Traffic

Content marketing has been on the rise for some time now. As a result, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to capture the attention of your …

Marketing

How to Take Sharp Photos in the Wind

Normally, if you’re using a tripod, camera shake isn’t something you’ll have to worry very much about. However, there are some obvious exceptions. If …

9 Ways to Learn Photography

Want to learn how to take better photos, but don’t know where to start? Or maybe you feel like you have some basic photography skills, but don’t know …

Macro Photography: 4 Tutorials Full of Tips & Tricks

Photography can show us a new perspective of the world, and no genre does this better than macro photography. If you’re new to macro photography, it …

Living With Deadcameras and Their Custom Handmade Camera Straps

Camera straps are about as ubiquitous as cameras themselves. If it weren't for the dreadfully uncomfortable ones that come with most cameras, you'd …

10 Great Budget Lens Options For Street Photography

Street photography is a popular past time for photographers of all shapes and sizes thanks to it being something you can just grab your camera and go …

Cameras

How to earn $10,000 a month as a photographer

Dear friend, I think the purpose of my life is to empower others, especially my fellow photographers and you. If you are passionate about …

Animated CSS only 3D paper fold text effect

The resource you are linking to is using the 'http' protocol, which may not work when the browser is using https.<p>↑ Insert the most common viewport …

The Lomography New Petzval 58 Bokeh Control Art Lens

<b>Bokeh Like a Boss</b> – Using the Bokeh Control Ring on the New Petzval 58, you’re totally free to determine the strength of the swirly bokeh in your …

Fstoppers Reviews the Tahquitz Backpack

As someone that always seems to be on the hunt for that perfect camera bag for every occasion, I know there is no shortage of options. But in my …

10 Organizing Products Under $25 To Help You Get It Together

Getting your sh*t together isn't easy. Throw in a crazy work schedule, kids, partners, and friends—and the ability to stay calm and collected (let …

6 Successful Designers-Turned-Entrepreneurs Share Their Biggest Business Lessons

If TV celebrities can run countries, why can’t designers run businesses?<p>They can. And they do. And most importantly, they do it successfully.<p>Let’s just get one thing straight. A design entrepreneur is light years away from your typical product or graphic designer, who is notoriously known for …

6 Photography Tips for Making Puddles Look Epic

Spring is in full swing, which means it’s time to dust off your camera and head back outdoors. Don’t let April showers keep you from taking photos! …