Suzanne Trottier

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Special Effect - How to Create Multiple Flash Exposures in a Single Frame

Many photographic techniques, rightfully, tend to focus on polished images. They vary anywhere on the spectrum from getting sharper images to …

Tutorials

Beginner's Guide to Water Droplet Photography

Have you ever looked at those great water droplet or splash images and found yourself scratching your head wondering how did they do that? Well, …

Tips from the Pros: Posing Subjects for Group Portrait Photography

Big family portraits are hard. Clothing and calendars need coordinating, and an appealing, well-lit background needs finding. You’ve got to keep …

How to Print Your Photos Like a Pro: From Selection to Display [Presented By Canon]

Like it or not, most of the images we see on a day-to-day basis are on a screen of some kind. A truly special photo, however, deserves to exist in …

The Awesome Light Hiding Outside

In our last video we talked about window light, and how it’s this amazing light that’s all around your home! Sweet!<p>But as cool as window light is, …

Landscape Photography

The Awesome Light Hiding In Your Home

Did you know that you already own one of the most effective, variable, and attractive lighting setups in all of photography? In fact, you probably …

Future PLC

How to Take Long Exposure Shots in Daylight

In this video Scott Kelby demonstrates how to take long exposure photos – during the day. The image he takes is exposed for a whole 2 minutes at ISO …

Artist Jane Long Digitally Manipulates Black and White WWI-Era Photos Into Colorful Works of Fantasy | Colossal

<p>Australian artist Jane Long transforms cracked and faded black and white photographs into colorful works of fantasy, giving the subjects a new, and …

How 'bout a Photoshop Down & Dirty Trick? :)

If I had a cool technique to show you, but it has a lot of steps, would you do it if:<p>(a) You kew up front that it’s super easy to do. Anyone can do …

Scott Kelby

When I mentioned I was shooting a wedding today, Jose Rodriguez (who had been to my original "Shoot like a Pro" seminar) wrote, "Don't forget an iPad …

How To Create Two of the Same Person in One Photograph Using Photoshop

This is a fun twist on portraiture that can often tell a bit more of a story about your subject, by allowing them to reveal two or more sides to …

Photography

How to Use Your Tablet or SmartPhone as a Light Source for Photography

In the early 90s I was just a kid, and I remember watching a VHS tape about photography lighting with the great Dean Collins. I was truly amazed with …

Quick Photoshop Secret: How To Make a More Impactful Sunset or Sunrise

<i>Jimmy McIntyre is a world-renowned travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national</i> …

The Story Behind the Most Intense Lion Portrait

<i>Eric Esterle is a freelance photographer and two time award-winning photographer for the U.S. Federal Government who photographed many U.S. public</i> …

Nikon D-series

A Quick Portrait Checklist

Hi Gang: Once a month on “The Grid” RC and I do our “Blind Photo Critiques” episode where we ask our viewers to submit images for a live critique on …

Do I Need a Photo Release For That?

With the increasing presence of quality Smartphone cameras and affordable, pro-grade compact digital cameras, there are more people than ever who …

Posing Primer: Tips, Tricks, and Poses to Avoid

Posing is one of the most intimidating parts of photography. It is one of the key elements that can make or break a session. Without good posing, …

Body Language

The Color of Light: Basics of Color Temperature

Understanding color temperature is an important part of becoming a serious photographer. As an amateur, most of the time you can leave your camera on …

5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Great lighting—whether it’s for portraits, or macro, or even product photography—doesn’t have to cost you an arm, leg, and kidney. Just do a quick …

21 Settings, Techniques and Rules All New Camera Owners Should Know

If you are a new camera owner this guide will walk you through the most important settings, techniques and rules you should know.

Digital Photography

5 Tips for Taking Awesome Summer Travel Photos

During summer vacations, we all set out to capture and share the best travel photos. We strive for pictures that snap visual pieces of your trip and …

Framing

How to Hack Your Smartphone to Take Good Photographs of Birds

You know that part in <i>Casablanca</i> when Ilsa tells Rick, “You’ll have to do the thinking for both of us now”? Well, that’s exactly how I feel about my …

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Dave Black!

<b>Let There Be Light</b><br>Thanks Scott for the opportunity to be a quest blog writer this week…it’s such an honor dude. And perfect timing as I am preparing …

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Nick Fancher!

<i>Photo by Chris Keels</i>Hello everyone. My name is Nick Fancher and I’m your guest blogger today. In case you don’t know me (which is likely the case), I …

Make a Trendy Double Exposure Effect in Adobe Photoshop

You’ve probably seen this interesting effect of two or more overlapping photos on the covers of music albums, in modern magazines and in …

Introduction to Aperture in Photography - dPS

If you can master aperture you put into your grasp real creative control over your camera. Here's a guide what aperture is and how to use it.

Do Visual Push-Ups Everyday to Grow as a Photographer

Please note that I do not know who originally coined the phrase “visual push-ups”. I have heard it used many times and find it very suitable to …

Photography

Framing Your Shots - Photography Composition Technique

We often put the photos we take into frames as a way of displaying and drawing attention to our favorite photos – but there is another type of …

Framing