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Lightroom Tutorial: Travel Photographer Joe Allam Walks Through His Import Workflow

Importing photos after a shoot is often one of the more boring parts of an assignment and getting it done as quickly and easily as possible is often …

Tutorials

The Lightroom Cure: An Easy 7-Step Program for Recovering Maximum Quality in Your Photos (VIDEO)

Are you one of the many photographers who prefer spending more time behind the camera than behind the computer? If so, this Lightroom tutorial is for …

How to Do a Realistic Sky Swap in a Photo Using Photoshop

In this 9-minute video tutorial from Serge Ramelli, learn how to easily swap out an unattractive white sky from a photo for a more dramatic one using …

Tutorials

Learn How to Use Lightroom’s Dehaze Feature to Save Images You Thought Were Trash (VIDEO)

You can’t really blame your camera for the occasional washed out image you discover on a memory card after returning from a shoot. There’s simply no …

How to Colorize a B&W Photo Using Only Lightroom

Photo colorization is usually done in programs like Photoshop, but did you know that you can achieve good results in Lightroom as well? In this …

Tutorials

Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos

Want to learn Photoshop from the very beginning? Here’s a beginner’s guide by TastyTuts will let you jump-start your post production skills. It’s a …

PSA: Deleting Old Lightroom Data Can Clear Up a TON of Space

Photos take up a lot of storage space. That’s just something that us photographers have to deal with. That said, there’s no reason to <i>waste</i> space on …

Tutorials

This is how you know which colors to add when colorizing black and white photos

Photo colorization takes a lot of time and skill, and there are artists who do an impressive work doing it. One of these artists is Jordan Lloyd. In …

Tutorials

A Massive 30-Part Guide to Retouching Photos in Photoshop

Want a crash course in retouching photos in Photoshop? Here’s a 4-part video series that clocks in at 4.5 hours in total, making it a very …

Tutorials

Breakthrough Photography Unveil the World’s First Tempered Glass ND Filters

Tempered glass is a toughened form of glass used in car windows, shower doors, refrigerator trays, and mobile screen protectors—and now Breakthrough …

Landscape Photography

A Comprehensive Color Theory Guide for Photographers

We talk about composition a lot, but have you ever really dived into the subject of color theory and thought about how it applies to your …

Syrp’s New ‘Super Dark’ Variable ND Filter Blocks 5 – 10 Stops of Light

Gear company Syrp is best known for their timelapse motion controllers—like the Genie and Slingshot—but the company’s latest release won’t move your …

How to match exposures on multiple photos in Lightroom

When you are out shooting, you can sometimes end up with plenty of photos that vary significantly in exposure. Adobe Lightroom published a short …

Tutorials

How to Perfectly Fake a Glowing Lightsaber in Photoshop

It’s time to face the facts: lightsabers aren’t real, and they’re simply not going to exist in your lifetime. The closest you can get to realizing …

Tutorials

Make Custom Clear Labels with Packing Tape

Clear stickers look great on windshields and other transparent surfaces, but printing your own costs quite a bit. With a little elbow grease, you can …

Cleaning

The Dangers of Photography Addiction

Photography is dangerous. Just editing a photo and getting OK results is enough to get you hooked.<p>Then you get an entry-level DSLR. And a cheap 50mm …

Remarkable theory says there's no gravity, no dark matter, and Einstein was wrong

Gravity is something all of us are familiar with from our first childhood experiences. You drop something - it falls. And the way physicists have …

5 Mistakes Photographers Make in Photoshop

Making mistakes is a powerful learning tool, but that statement only holds true if you realize what you’re doing is a mistake. To that end, here are …

It's Official: NASA's Peer-Reviewed EM Drive Paper Has Finally Been Published

It works.<p>After months of speculation and leaked documents, NASA's long-awaited EM Drive paper has <i>finally</i> been peer-reviewed and published. And it …

Loupedeck

Photographers rejoice! Most photography professionals and graphic designers can likely relate to the tedious and mundane process of post production, …

The Brydge 9.7 iPad Keyboard Is Why I Won't Be Buying A New MacBook Pro

My laptop is a 2011 MacBook Pro. It’s become rather sluggish for no discernible reason and it takes an age to boot up despite my efforts at housekeeping. The battery gives me about 90 minutes of power, if I’m lucky. I had thought about updating it but when I saw the latest MacBook Pro with its …

Leaked NASA Paper Shows The 'Impossible' EM Drive Really Does Work

Did we just achieve fuel-less propulsion?<p>The results of NASA's tests on the 'impossible' EM Drive have been leaked, and they reveal that the …

Space Travel

Stock Photography. 6 Cool Techniques You May Not Know

How To Do Stock Photography – Your Guide To Getting Your Foot In The Door<p>Wanna <b>sell photos</b> and get pumped about your photographs?<p>Think your …

What we can learn about carbon taxes from British Columbia’s experiment

In 2008, the Canadian province of British Columbia instituted a tax on carbon. It is "revenue neutral," which means that all the money raised by the tax is used to reduce other taxes — the government doesn’t get any new revenue to spend.<p>Ever since BC passed the tax, climate hawks have been arguing …

Fossil Fuels

Watch Leonardo DiCaprio's new climate change film, Before The Flood, here for free

With the tagline "the science is clear, the future is not", the climate change documentary Before The Flood wears its heart on its sleeve. With …

This Is Awesome News. Adobe Updated Lightroom's Upright Tool!

Lightstalking's Latest Lightroom CC Tutorial – The <i>Guided Upright Tool</i><p>How Exciting Is Adobe's Latest Update? Very…So, We Had To Write About It.<p>One of …

5 Things You Should Never Say to Your Husband

What you say can be damaging, so experts outline five things to avoid saying to your mate.<p><b>By: Laurie Sue Brockway</b><p>Sarah Johnson, a mother of four who …

Astrophotography Tip: How to Get Clear, Sharp Pinpoint Stars

Many people that venture out into the night to dabble in astrophotography end up taking long exposures in which the stars have long trails. Those …

Blue Origin Announces Huge Heavy Lift Rocket to Rival SpaceX's Falcon 9

New Glenn will have a booster capable of vertical landings, stand nearly as tall as the Saturn V, and Blue Origin plans to fly the monster before the decade is out.<p>Blue Origin, Amazon founder Jeff Bezos's spaceflight company, just announced a new 270-foot rocket with 3.85 million pounds of thrust, …

25 Best Photoshop Actions With Creative Photo Effects

You can achieve very high-quality photo effects without it having to take you days, hours, or your whole work week creating them from scratch.In this …