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What is Gamma and How is it Used in Photography?

Gamma is a nonlinear operation used to code and decode brightness values in still and moving imagery. It is used to define how the numerical value of …

Quick Spin: 2017 Chrysler Ypsilon. Y not?

<i>Five doors, two cylinders, and a wildly inappropriate bonnet badge. What’s not to like?</i><p>The Lancia Ypsilon was / is a fascinating footnote in FCA …

Scotland's rocky road: a journey to the edge of Lewis – a photo essay

Photographer Murdo MacLeod makes one of the world’s most spectacular and remote road trips, taking in wild landscapes, ancient ruins and enduring traditions on his way to west Lewis in the Outer Hebrides<p>The road to west Lewis in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, starting with the A858 in Carloway and …

Photo Essays

Dakar Rally 2017: stages nine to twelve – in pictures

All the best images from the final stages of this year’s Dakar Rally as it winds its way to its conclusion after covering over 5,456 miles through Paraguay, Bolivia and Argentina. The event is one of the most photogenic in world sport, as drivers tackle a testing array of terrains<p>Click here to see …

This is Why the "Blend If" Tool in Photoshop is Amazing For Sharpening Photos

Usually, when I am sharpening or reducing noise in a picture, I end up doing it in a separate layer, and then masking the areas to which I don’t want …

Street Photography Cheat Sheet For Your Travels

If you are new to street photography, or even if you’re not, remembering settings, nailing the composition, getting idea inspirations, and just …

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Lolumina Brings Soft-Release Buttons to Non-Threaded Cameras

Soft-release buttons help you capture photos with less shake blur by reducing the amount of pressure it takes to trigger the shutter. Unfortunately, …

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More Tips on How to Take Sharp Photos

OK, now. Here’s part two of my series on how to take sharp photos – with more tips on keeping your camera steady.<p>“Boscastle” captured by Irek Kimak …

15 Tips For Getting Razor Sharp Photos

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national magazines,</i> …

How to Make Your Photos Pop With Punchier Colors in Photoshop CC

With Adobe’s fairly new pricing regime, Photoshop CC is now within the reach of many enthusiast photographers who might have balked at the idea of …