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7 Surprisingly Common Personality Disorders That Are Hardest To Spot

Out of the ten personality disorders recognized in the DSM-5, some may seem more obvious and easy to diagnose, while other signs of personality …

Psychology

Advance Your Travel Photography by Spotting These Cognitive Biases

Your brain is the most sophisticated and irreplaceable piece of equipment you bring to any shoot. But this fantastically complex machine is also …

Mark Twain

Here's the Best Way to Sharpen Portraits in Photoshop, According to Tutorial Resource Phlearn

Phlearn is a great photography educational site that provides helpful tutorials on a range of topics, mainly centering around Photoshop and Lightroom …

Tutorials

7 Jedi Mind Tricks Every Portrait Photographer Should Know

Jedi mind tricks are not just for Jedi. They’re for photographers too. Us portrait photographers face a difficult mission. We must form instant …

Stand Up Comedy

6 Free E-Books on Photography Composition

Looking to improve your photography composition and don't know where to start? We have put together a list of some free e-books and guides on …

Street Photography

Street Photography Technique: GET CLOSE & FILL THE FRAME + GOLDEN DIAGONAL COMPOSITION

Dear friend, I made you (yes, another) epic GOPRO POV STREET PHOTOGRAPHY VIDEO in the streets of Kyoto. This time, I show you how to get close, fill …

Street Photography

How to Crush Street Photography Using These Great Tips (VIDEO)

One of the best places in the world for street photography are the colorful streets of Tokyo, Japan. And that’s where street photographer Pierre T. …

Street Photography

Ep. 273: The Photo Community Is Not Shy – and more

<p>Featured: <b>Lonely Speck’s Ian Norman</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in iTunes, please take a moment to …

Photography

Start CRUSHING STREET PHOTOGRAPHY

Street Photography - Today Pierre T. Lambert is sharing his <b>street photography tips</b> in Tokyo Japan - what settings to use for street photography and …

Street Photography

When Poses Go Wrong: The Do's and Don'ts of Model Posing (VIDEO)

Any photographer who’s worked with a model knows that one of the hardest things about the process is creating photogenic poses. It might seem simple, …

Photography

17 Lighting Recipes to Remember for Portrait Photos

At the WPPI wedding and portrait photography conference and expo this year, photographer Trevor Dayley taught this 1-hour class titled “17 Fast, …

Photography

First Principle Thinking for Photography Entrepreneurs

A physics and philosophical principle which can help empower us is this concept of “first principles”—a concept leveraged by Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos, …

Street Photography

Bite Size Tips: How to Improve Details in the Shadows of Your Images

As much as shadows can contribute towards creating some dramatic images (<i>giving depth and shape to objects</i>), sometimes we want to control them,</i> …

Landscape Photography

Epigenetic inheritance, and how the way you live your life could affect your offspring

Environment + Genes = Us. Over the 20th century as our knowledge of biology increased, this simple equation seemed to be the general overriding …

Genetics

Live Life Like a Video Game!

Osaka, 2018Dear friend,A philosophical idea: what if you lived life like a video game? Would life be more fun, exciting, challenging, and …

Street Photography

Lutify.me Cross-Platform LUTs Are Now Even Better in Lightroom and Camera Raw

A little while ago I showed you a fantastic LUTs pack, called Lutify.me, compatible with most photo and video editing including Capture One, …

Tutorials

Photo Lighting Tips: Comparing the Orlit Rovelight System to Flashpoint/Godox in the Studio

Here’s a loosey-goosey studio lighting tutorial from Photo-Me-Ike where he tests out the new Orlit Rovelight 610 TTL system to see if it’s a viable …

Tutorials

A Message to Portrait Photographers

She came in for her senior session. Her hair was a mess of tangled waves, unruly and uncooperative. Her face was covered with freckles and dotted …

Rainfall

The Head Vs. The Heart: Why Composition Matters And By How Much

Why does composition matter so much? Because a photograph is, for the sake of this discussion, a two dimensional representation of some very small …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot Gorgeous Portraits and Headshots in Natural Light for Next to Nothing (VIDEO)

Getting started running a portrait photography or headshot business can be intimidating for some photographers because it may seem like you need to …

Photography

Why Bad Photographers Think They’re Good

Did you know that the worse you are at photography, the more likely it is that you think you’re great at it? It’s a cognitive bias in psychology …

Psychology

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

Tutorials

How Technology and the Internet Weren't Necessarily Good for Photography

We generally think of technology and the Internet as a good thing for photography: digital cameras continue to make more things possible at a higher …

Photography

Batman: White Knight Gives the Joker an Even More Tragic Reason for Killing Jason Todd

In the winter of 1988, thousands of people across the country voted to decide whether Jason Todd, the second Robin, would live or die in an upcoming …

Comic Books

A handy guide to making awesome photos

Kainaz Amaria • October 29, 2015<p>Visual storytelling is really vital to reach a wider audience. It’s how more and more people are communicating.<p>This post will guide you through the most important elements of it.<p><b>Photography is a language</b><p>What do I mean by this? There is a method to creating images and …

Landscape Photography

When to Go Wide With Portraits

If I were shooting portraits on a desert island and could only take one lens with me, it would be hard to leave my 70-200mm behind. After picking up …

Landscape Photography

How to Elevate Your Photography to the Next Level

You’re feeling stuck; how do you elevate your photography and take it to the next level?<b>CONQUER YOUR FEARS AND MEET NEW PEERS at ERIC KIM WORKSHOP</b>1. …

Street Photography

Understanding White Balance in Photography

White balance is an important concept to understand as it can make a large impact on your photographs. It affects the mood of an image and is …

Landscape Photography

This Pro Recommends Underexposing Portrait Photos to “Keep Highlights in Check” (VIDEO)

Portraiture is a very subjective endeavor, with almost as many styles of shooting as there are portrait photographers. And this quick tutorial is …

Photography

Adobe Unleashes ‘Massive Update’ for Profiles in Lightroom and Camera Raw

Adobe today announced a “massive update” to its Camera Profiles feature. It’s now simply known as Profiles, and the way they’re accessed has been …

Tutorials