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Scientists discover new type of photosynthesis in breakthrough study

A new study out of Imperial College London describes the discovery of a new type of photosynthesis, one the institute says “changes our understanding …

Near-Infrared

15 Tips for Low Light Landscape Photography

Pin It Capturing scenes in low light remains one of the most challenging aspects of photography, yet the results when executed well can be truly …

Landscape Photography

Best Camera Backpack in 2018: dSLR Backpacks for Hiking & Travel

416 Shares<p>One thing I’m asked time and time again by photographers is <i>“What is the best camera backpack?”</i><p>Obviously ‘best’ is somewhat subjective, but …

Backpacking

Every Photographer Should Be Able To Do These 17 Things in Under 10 Seconds

I know what you're thinking...Photography is all about taking your time, checking the corners of the frame, perfecting the lighting, and so forth.And …

Shutter Speed

New to Lightroom? Try These Simple Photo Editing Tips & Tricks and Get up to Speed in a Hurry (VIDEO)

Every so often we hear from photographers who are new to Photoshop or Lightroom, requesting editing tutorials designed for beginners. If this sounds …

Here’s How to Use Your DSLR’s Manual Settings to Shoot Awesome Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

The video below is a follow-up to yesterday’s primer on understanding and using a camera’s Shutter Priority exposure mode. In this tutorial, British …

An Ancient Virus May Be Responsible for Human Consciousness

You've got an ancient virus in your brain. In fact, you've got an ancient virus at the very root of your conscious thought.<p>According to two papers …

Mastering The Lights Of The Night Sky: Lecture For Beginner and Intermediate Photographers

This is a lecture about Milky Way photography Mike Ver Sprill recently did for some camera clubs in NJ geared towards beginners and intermediate …

7 Tips For Making Better Photos In Mist And Fog

I don’t know about you, but on days when fog or mist dominate the atmosphere I feel similarly overcome by sluggishness.<p>Staring out the window into …

I Just Made Kung Pao Brussels Sprouts, and I Might Never Order Takeout Again

Though I’ll eat pretty much any vegetable tossed in oil, seasoned with salt and pepper, and roasted in a hot oven, adding a little something extra …

How To Photograph Flowing Water

One of the very first tricks that aspiring landscape photographers want to learn is how to make flowing water smooth as in the waterfall in the photo …

3 Must-Have Apps For Black-And-White Photography

Black-and-white photography shouldn't be used only for aesthetic reasons, but for utilitarian purposes. By keeping ourselves from the distractions …

3 Ways to Take Better Images in Glary Conditions

Taking photographs in glary conditions is one of the most challenging situations that many photographers will face, but also one of the most common. …

5 Tips On Beating or Embracing Shadows That You Can Try Today

When our cameras register light, shadows are inevitably present to some degree. Shadows can enhance a figure's or subject's volume but also produce …

The Coolest Photography Links Of The Week

The world of photography has been very active this week, with new articles and photographs being published everywhere that represent the very best …

Lightroom Best Practices with the Legendary Tim Grey

In this B&H Event Space video, photographer Tim Grey shares expert tips for personalizing a Lightroom workflow targeted to your specific needs. This …

How to take your night shoots to the next level

If you're not comfortable with your camera, night photography or film at night can be intimidating for a lot of people. Peter McKinnon and Matti …

Here’s How to Bring Boring Photos Back to Life with a Little Help from Lightroom (VIDEO)

This Lightroom tutorial deals with a situation we’ve all encountered: “You make a photo, you think ‘yes, this it,’ I GOT that shot.” But when you get …

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 …

Landscape Photography

Photography by Doug McKinlay

3 Keys to Mastering Aperture like a Boss

Do you have a lovely DSLR, Mirrorless or MicroFour Thirds camera system?<p>Is it your pride and joy with more megapixels than you can shake a stick …

What’s in My Bag? A Look at the Kit of a Pro Landscape Photographer

Home » Equipment » Tutorials » <b>What’s in My Bag? A Look at the Kit of ...</b><p>Ross Hoddinott<br>• Jan 23rd, 2018<br>• Comment<p>What’s in my bag? It is a question I’m …

Here’s How to Shoot Stunning Landscape Photos with Dramatic Skies: No Editing Necessary!

We’ve all confronted a landscape scene that would have made a gorgeous photograph, were it not for a dull, drab sky. And while there are numerous …

How to Perfect the Art of the Monochrome Landscape

Modern cameras allow us to capture incredible, colourful landscape images. A quick look through sites like 500px will show amazing examples of the …

How To Calculate Long Exposures

It’s easy. First, establish a <i>base exposure</i> by using 30 second as your shutter speed and ISO as the exposure variable for preliminary calculations. In …

Landscape Photography

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: 7 Powerful Photography Tips for Amazing Photos

For every beginner, there will be some confusion how to take good photos and how to see this world in a photography way. I hope, this tutorial will …

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “<b>What aperture is best for landscape photography?</b>” is often asked via the CaptureLandscapes newsletter and other discussion venues.While</b> …

A Guide to Neutral Density Filters

The neutral density (ND) filter is one of those tools that should be in almost every photographer’s camera bag. However, ND filters are mysterious to …

Street Photography & The Art of Composition – 30 Majestic Photographs (Part 10)

<b>Street Photography</b> may have been attacked on appreciated from all directions and one would easily come to a conclusion that the length and breadth of …

Natural Light: How to Use the Sun’s Settings

If you’re starting out in the photography world and can’t afford all of the fancy lighting equipment, natural lighting can be your best friend. Not …

Landscape Photography