SirCy

158 Flips | 2 Magazines | 5 Following | 2 Followers | @SirCy | A photography enthusiast whose busy days means he takes more digital photos with his Lumia phone than his Canon G12.

Abstract Nature Photography: 3 Effective Tips to Create Captivating Images

Abstract art separates reality of a subject through the use of imagery. Instead of an accurate, concrete image, abstract art instead conveys feeling, …

Five Self Assignments That Teach You To See

In my 20 years in photography, I’ve seen a lot of different assignments teachers have given their students. Most I have heard, or been given myself …

3 Video Tutorials - How to Use On-Camera Flash

This week I have found some great videos to help you to understand how to use on-camera flash to your advantage. Flash can be confusing to understand …

The No-Fuss Way to Straighten Your Horizons in Photoshop

No matter what type of photography you create, nothing screams “snapshot” more than an off-kilter horizon. This is especially true for landscape …

5 Composition Techniques That Go Beyond the Rule of Thirds

We all know about the rule of thirds by now, but there’s a lot more to framing a photo. This video by photographer Wayne Moran is a simple and yet …

Landscape Photography

Telling a Story in a Single Image - Tips from a Photojournalist

Photography is visual communication medium. You can follow and use some rules, through composition and technique – but photojournalism takes it a …

Everything You Need to Know About the JPEG Image Format

One of the more common questions that new photographers ask is, how many pictures can I fit on my memory card? There are two answers to this, the …

Seagate Seven is the World’s Thinnest External Hard Drive for Storing Your Photos On the Go

Want to cut down on the size and weight of your photo storage system when shooting on the go? You may want to check out the new Seagate Seven …

Seagate Technology

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

Stay Focused: An App That Brings Focus Stacking to Your iPhone Camera

Stay Focused is a new app that brings focus stacking to the iPhone. By shooting multiple photos at different focus distances and then combining them, …

Picattoo Turns Your Favorite Instagram Photos Into Temporary Tattoos

Picattoo is a new service by INK361 that turns your Instagram photographs into temporary tattoos that you can decorate your body with.<p>The tattoos can …

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How to Get Landscapes Sharp with Focus Stacking

A key aspect of successful landscape photography is image sharpness. Usually, it is desirable to ensure that all elements of a scene, whether close …

Tips For Photographing Flowers

With the advent of digital cameras and the huge amount of features, close-up photography has become the domain for everyone. The simple macro feature …

Landscape Photography

Amazing Supercell Caught on Camera

For the second time in around two weeks, veteran storm chaser and photographer Roger Hill has captured an image of a spectacular supercell …

Weather

Amazing Selective Color Timelapse Photography in Dubai

Presenting a city of sci-fi surrealism splashed with shades of neon orange, yellow, green, and blue, Richard Bentley‘s “Not Any Colour” is not your …

Tips On Photographing Stained Glass Windows

Stained glass windows are a photogenic subject but they can be a nightmare to photograph. Here are a few tips to help you perfect your technique.

Improve Your Landscapes Instantly By Capturing Mood

Learn how you can add mood to your landscapes to improve your shots.

4 Inexpensive Ways To Improve Your Food Photography

Are you interested in adding food photography to your portfolio, but don’t know where to start? Don’t be intimidated. Yes, you can spend a lot of …

Landscape Photography

Ian Plant

Beautiful Timelapse Photography of Planet Earth

Using images taken from the International Space Station (ISS), Bruce W. Berry, Jr. has crafted together four minutes of timelapse photography …

Photography

Quick Tip: 5 Tips for Perfect White Balance

White balance should not be a problem these days, but it still confuses people. Should I shoot in RAW and not bother? Or should I choose a different …

Tutorials

Making Sharper Wildlife Photographs - [Part 1 of 2]

If there is one area that seems to flummox more aspiring wildlife photographers it is the subject of making sharp images. You’d think that with …

Don’t Zoom, Move: Treating Your Zoom Lens as a Series of Primes

We’ve shared some funny pictures in the past that illustrate how distance, not focal length, changes perspective — but nothing beats a video walk …

How to Use Bokeh As A Creative Tool in Your Photographs

One of the key areas of control that a photographer has over an image is the background. Many like to experiment with backgrounds to get various …

Photography

How to Get Animals to Look At You For Better Pet Portraits

Today’s photo tip is about pet portraits and how to get the animal’s attention. Pet portraits can be some of the most fun photography you do. As an …

Pets