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Experience a Photography Adventure in Iceland Like No Other

Unless you've been under a rock your whole life, you certainly know that Iceland is a dream destination for photographers.<p>From black sand beaches to …

How to Remove ANYTHING From a Photo in Photoshop

How many times have you taken a photo, thought it was great, and only realized later that there's something in the shot that you don't want to be …

Control the Contrast in Beauty Portraits: Shaping a Model's Face with light

Join Daniel Norton OnSet in his studio in New York City as he demonstrates a simple technique to control the contrast in beauty portraits using the …

This Fiery Wedding Portrait Was Made with a Single Long Exposure

Austrian photographer Markus Hofstaetter recently captured this fiery wedding portrait, titled “Love on Fire.” It’s a single exposure that can be …

Chris Knight Produces the Bible of Dramatic Portraiture

In an industry saturated with educational materials, navigating the minefield to find which resources are valuable, and worthy of your hard earned …

Spectacular Portraits of Ballet Dancers by Alexander Yakovlev

<b>Alexander Yakovlev</b> is a superb talented self-taught photographer and artist currently based in Moscow, Russia. Alexander received his degree in Law …

Photography

9 Photoshop Retouching Techniques That Every Serious Photographer Should Know (VIDEO)

Image-editing expert Nathan Dodsen doesn’t mess around when it comes to Photoshop, and in the detailed video below he provides a comprehensive …

Lighting up the landscape: Top 10 tips for shooting the night sky

<b>Equipment</b><p>This is where most photographers get put off, as to get the best results you need to have some pretty impressive kit. The Milky Way spans …

Lightroom Shortcuts for Culling Your Photos

Almost any photographer will admit that they prefer the moments spent in the field with camera in hand over the hours spent behind a computer …

Tutorials

11 Jaw-Dropping Examples of Portrait Photography

When you think of what makes a portrait visually impactful, what comes to mind?For me, I’d have to say it’s how the shot is framed.I know that might …

Landscape Photography

Low-key Bodyscapes Part 4 - How to come up with creative photography ideas during your shooting

Low-key Bodyscapes Part 3 - The best light modifier for nude body photography

Low-key Bodyscapes Part 1 - How to shoot body photos with a simple lighting setup

Low-key Bodyscapes Part 2 - How to create the most versatile lighting setup for your photo shooting

Tips on Using the Wacom Tablet in Lightroom & Photoshop

We are excited about our new series, <i>Ask SLR Lounge</i>, where you ask the questions and we answer them on Facebook Live. This is an open forum for you, …

How one photographer lit a gorgeous model for street shots in the heart of Lima, Peru

I’m not typically a massive fan of shallow depth of field, except when it comes to full length portraits. Then, I love it. So, when this shot by …

Photography

How to Replace Colors in Photoshop

How to Replace Colors in Photoshop: Video Tutorial with Ben Willmore<p>February 28, 2018<p>Color is a powerful tool inside any art, but photographers are …

Canon EOS 5D Mark III deal – $1,899 (reg. $2,599)

Canon EOS 5D Mark III at a glance: 22.3 MP Full-Frame CMOS Sensor DIGIC 5+ Image Processor 3.2″ 1.04m-Dot ClearView II LCD Monitor Full HD 1080p …

Canon EOS

21 Portraits That Gaze Into Your Very Soul

When it comes to portraits, it's hard to argue against the saying, "it's all about the eyes." The so-called windows of the soul can draw you in like few other features have to power to. There's a reason one of (if not the) most popular National Geographic cover ever was Afghan Girl by Steve …

Photography

Portrait Photography Lighting: The 5 Classical Types

The options that a photographer has to light a person’s face and body are many. You may use different types of lights such as parabolic or diffused …

Rembrandt

Powerful Dance Portraits Capture the Elegance and Intensity of the Human Body in Motion

Moscow-based photographer Alexander Yakovlev has an amazing talent for conveying the elegant, refined energy of dancers. His stunning studio portraits capture dancers mid-pose, exuding a grace and power that is fortified by the primarily black and white aesthetic and clean scene compositions. …

Photography

How to Approach Photo Editing in Adobe Lightroom: MasterClass

We’ve shared a number of videos that help you sharpen your Adobe Lightroom skills. This time, we’ve got a full-length Lightroom course from Tim Grey. …

Rising Photography Trend: Fitness Portraits

I have noticed a growing demand for fitness photography recently – which I am taking as confirmation of a fun new rising photography trend: fitness …

How to Figure Out What Light Modifier To Use

Many photographers just getting into working with light specifically are often very confused about what light modifiers to use. But they’re also …

Study Skills

Before and After Post-Processing of Travel and Fine Art Photography

Peter Stewart is an internationally published photographer that specialized in travel and fine art photography. To understand how to take awesome …

How to Use a Gray Backdrop to Achieve 4 Different Results

Gray is the color when you need one background that can be modified into practically any shade for your studio portrait photography sessions. It can …

Demonstration

Studio Lighting for Photographing Athletes

How do you make an athlete look his or her best? Michael Corsentino from <i>Behind the Shutter</i> demonstrates how to create dynamic lighting setups to …

How to take ghosted portraits using a mix of gelled lights and strobes

Some people prefer to use continuous light and some prefer strobes, but if you combine the two you get a certain kind of magic. The continuous light …

Photographer captures stunning photos of dancers in the streets of Cuba

On his recent trip to Cuba, photographer Omar Robles captured remarkable snapshots of ballet dancers expressing their art throughout the nation's …

How to cut anything out in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop gets easier with each passing year thanks to better tools. But, there are times when more precise selections are …