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A Star Photographer Breaks Down The Rules For Epic Landscape Pictures

Humans love photography. There is a natural human drive to capture images of those things we find beautiful or emotionally impactful. We fill albums and frames with pics and keep them where we can reflect on the images as we move through our days. We pay to enter galleries and museums full of …

How to use moonlight when photographing stars

It’s almost common wisdom to say that, when photographing stars and night sky, it’s best to do it when there is no moon in the sky. The light of the …

How to Add Depth and Drama to a Landscape Image in Lightroom

Half of creating a landscape image is in the editing process. This is where you shape the photo to match your personal style and to make whatever …

7 Easy-to-Remember Steps for Taking Better Photos With Any Camera

Regardless of whether you take photos with your smartphone, a medium format camera or something in between, there are some essential photography tips …

Landscape Photography

7 Most Common Studio Portrait Light Mistakes

Photographer Antti Karppinen explains 7 most common studio portrait light mistakes and how you can avoid them.<p>Here the sample images for every …

Photography Tips

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

Landscape Photography

Beginners Guide: 4 Quick Tips for Absolute DSLR Photography Beginners

Rating:<p>4.14 based on 7 Ratings<p>November 15, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>Beginners Guide: 4 Quick Tips for Absolute DSLR Photography Beginners …

Round Out Your Mirrorless Collection with These Top Lenses

M.ZUIKO Digital ED 12-100mm f/4 IS PRO <br>Editor’s ChoiceDelivering a 24-200mm equivalent focal length, this new lens maintains a constant f/4 aperture …

Wanna Lose Those Last 10 Pounds? These 3 Guys Will Show You the Way

The Scale Back Alabama program is encouraging Southerners to change their lives and drop a few pant sizes in the process<p>In Alabama, they're not just "big-boned." Some two-thirds of adult Alabamians are either overweight or obese. Then there are the complications: Heart of Dixie is the buckle of the …

This HIIT-Style Core Workout Is the Best Kind of Challenge

<i>Join Cody for $20 a month and access more than 2,500 workout videos to establish an at-home yoga practice, challenge your strength, and up your</i> …

Why You Must Not Call Yourself a Photographer

Dear friend,A practical word of advice: don’t call yourself a photographer. Rather, call yourself a “visual artist”, or better yet—an “artist”— or …

Low Light Photography: 4 Fun Techniques to Try

Illuminated Course Bundle – 55% Off<p>Create brilliant photographs in any lighting conditions.<p>For Limited Time Only<p>7Days6Hours8Minutes36Seconds<p>Find Out …

Composition Techniques For Better Travel Photographs

shares<p>Facebook14<br>• Pinterest502<br>• Twitter4<br>• Flipboard<p>Composition is one of the most important elements to photography, and one that can mean the difference …

Understanding Aperture Priority and Shutter Priority Modes

Making a move from fully automated camera mode into manual mode can be daunting for the best of us.As soon as you make that switch, your head starts …

This Is Exactly How Long You Need to Hold a Plank to Flatten Your Belly

To reap the most rewards, performing three sets of planks for up to 60 seconds each is ideal, according to Doug Sklar, a certified personal trainer …

How to Take Your Landscape Photos to the Next Level

Landscape photos are a dime a dozen these days.One look at places like Flickr and Instagram, and you'll see a lot of really bad landscape photos.But …

7 TIPS that Will Make You SMILE Naturally on every PHOTOS

Said money, no cheese. Mathieu Stern gives us 7 tips to use for photographers, models and anyone who want to look good in photos.

Photography Tips

A Harvard doctor says these are the best exercises for your body

If you think running a marathon is the quickest way to a rock-hard body, I-Min Lee, a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, has news for you: That classic feat isn't as good for your body as it seems.<p>Instead of long-distance running, which can be hard on your joints and digestive system, …

Sharpening in Photoshop – The Complete Guide

Sharpening is one of those things in post-processing that makes a lot of people scratch their heads. There are multiple sharpen tools in Photoshop, …

Tutorials

These are the two lenses every portrait photographer should own

No matter what genre of photography you’re into, I’m sure you have your favorite lens(es). Manny Ortiz does mainly portrait and has two lenses he’d …

Photography

Polarizing, ND, and more: How different photo filters affect your photography

Since the 1800s, photo filters have been used to apply different effects to photographs. Nowadays, many of these filters are no longer relevant, due …

Ideas for Capturing Sunbeams

Ouzoud Falls -Azilal, Morocco<p>Dramatic sunbeams occur only under certain conditions. They appear when sunlight passes through – and is scattered by – …

50mm vs 35mm Lenses: a Visual Guide for Portrait Photography

With wider angle lenses becoming better and better, photographers are bound to ask the question of 50mm vs 35mm lenses and how they relate to …

Cameras

The hottest new entry level digital cameras of 2017: the Nikon D3400, Canon EOS 800D, Nikon P900 and the Sony RX100 Mark 4

As an ardent reader of the <b>photography column</b>, you’ll know that we make equipment recommendations now and then for first time photographers or those …

These 7 numbers tell you how healthy you are — and they have nothing to do with your weight

People count everything from calories to steps. But there is one measurement that's constantly counted, addressed, and criticized when it comes to health — a person's weight.<p>Because of the emphasis placed on this number, people tend to think it's the only one that matters when it comes to your …

Just an hour of exercise a week could prevent depression, study finds

Just an hour of exercise a week could prevent depression, a study has found.<p>In the largest ever study of its kind, analysis involving more than 30,000 adults revealed those who do not exercise are almost twice as likely - 44 per cent - to suffer with depression, compared to those who were …

Photo Basics: Here Are the Best Camera Settings for Capturing Just About Any Scene Imaginable (VIDEO)

Today’s modern DSLRs and mirrorless cameras are truly wonders of technology, offering all the creative control necessary for handling just about any …

Three Variations on Long Exposure Landscape Photos

There's probably no other genre in which long exposures are so heavily used than landscape photography. The convenience of mostly static subjects …

10 macro photography tips for beginners

1. The Lens<p>There are several good lens options out there for macro photography. You could use extension tubes combined with a normal lens, which …

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