Jennifer Payne

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5 Camera Settings That All Macro Photographers Should Know

This article will detail five camera settings that are essential and which all macro photographers should know. It was inspired by Will Nichols’ …

Cameras

Why You Should Try Shooting in Manual Mode

This essay is for amateurs who have been shooting a while and feel the desire to push the envelope by going to manual mode. For those who are …

The best sights and bites in Hong Kong: readers’ travel tips

Winning tip: Trek to the infinity pool near Tai O<p>For a beautiful day, start in the little fishing village of Tai O, trek around the lake and up towards a manmade pool nicknamed “infinity pool”. It’s not too long (around an hour) and has many beautiful views of the hills and sea – you can even spot …

Hong Kong

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

Photography Tutorials For Beginners: How To Use Gradient Filter In Adobe Lightroom

In this Two Parts of Photography Video Tutorial, Joshua Cripps explaining how to use Gradient Filter in Adobe Lightroom. Joshua Cripps is a full-time …

8 DIY photo filters you can easily make at home

The fascination with degrading the performance of our gear is interesting. On the one hand, why does a person spend thousands of dollars on equipment …

How To Photograph Seascapes

Photographing the sea and the waves can be both challenging and fun. People often ask me what “the right settings” are to shoot moving water so I …

Things You Can Do Right Now To Immediately Improve Your Photography

If you want to take better photos (who doesn't?), this article is for you...Becoming a better photographer doesn't have to be difficult, confusing, …

27 Tips for Zoo Photography

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Going to the zoo to photograph is …

A Beginner's Guide to Why You Should Shoot in Raw

If you're new to photography, you've likely heard other photographers talking about shooting in raw and how it's a crucial step in one's workflow. …

Photography

11 Tips For Capturing Amazing Cityscapes

Photographing cityscapes is an absolute thrill and I’ve learned a lot about how to capture the best photo possible, by revisiting places I’ve gone to …

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Mastering Photography: Part 3. Exposure and Technical Settings

Imagine aperture as an eye: the more you open your aperture or eye, the more light comes in. The more you close your eye or aperture, the less light …

5 Beginner Photography Mistakes (and How to Solve Them)

Being a beginning photographer can be tough sledding sometimes.After all, there's a lot that can go wrong and a lot of things that can frustrate you …

How to Get Sharp and In Focus Stars in Starscape Photos

Home » Tutorials » Landscape » <b>How to Get Sharp and In Focus Stars in Starsc...</b><p>Matthew Saville<br>• Sep 21st, 2017<br>• Comment<p>Last updated on October 1st, …

Cameras

3 simple Lightroom tricks you should definitely know

Photographer Travis Transient recently put together this helpful tutorial that might just teach you a thing of two about Adobe Lightroom. The video …

Tutorials

A Comprehensive Guide to Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is one of the best ways to disconnect from the otherwise hectic day-to-day life and to just enjoy spending time in the great …

This DIY pixelstick lets you make amazing in-camera effects

Lucas Berbesson created this nifty homemade PixelStick, and he was kind enough to share the instructions, too.<p>The pixelstick is an ADRESSABLE RGB LED …

DIY

How to Photograph Stars: Camera Settings and Techniques

Photographing stars and the night sky is completely different than photographing during regular daylight or even the Golden Hour. Most of the …

Here’s Your Summer Photography Cheat Sheet (DSLR Edition)

Don’t miss out on capturing your summer memories! Sure, you’ve been taking photos on your camera, but now it’s time to up your DSLR game and learn how to take photos like a pro. Day or night, indoors or outdoors, you’ll be equipped to capture the best photos in all conditions.<p><i>DID YOU KNOW?</i><p><i>Brit + Co</i> …

Photography

The A to Z of Photography: Aperture

Together with shutter speed and ISO, the aperture setting on your camera is one of the three fundamental elements of exposure. Not only that, but …

Depth of field: What is it, and how it relates to photography

More people are taking an interest in photography and capturing images than ever before. So it stands to reason that many would be learning more …

Macro Photography Masterclass: How to photograph Dragonflies

Rating:<p>4.00 based on 2 Ratings<p>June 21, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>Macro Photography Masterclass: How to photograph Dragonflies www.sleeklens.com<p>Dragonflies …

Tips for Beginner Photographers: What I Wish I Had Known

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.I first began to dive into …

How to Photograph Children Indoors: 8 Tips

Home is one of the best places to photograph children. They are in their trusted environment and you can capture them immersed in their activities …

How to photograph your dog like a pro

<b>Capturing a dog’s true character requires teamwork, accurate focusing and a good supply of squeaky toys, says Andy Biggar. Here's how to photograph</b> …

Landscape Photography

Use Photoshop to Give Your Landscape Images the Glowing “Orton Effect” with This Video Tutorial

Have you ever wondered how some photographers add a dreamy, ethereal look to their landscapes photos? More often than not, this soft glow is a result …

What’s the Story? 5 Ways to Make Better Street Photos

Street photography is an addictive calling—the more you do it, the more you want to do it. You crave more people, more places, more action. Plus, …

Landscape Photography Tip: One Thing That Will Improve Your Images in 3 Important Ways

I know, I know…You’re probably thinking that the title I used for this article is just clickbait and that there’s no possible way that a single tool …

How to Photograph Someone Flying on a Broom

This is a fun little shoot that you can do with very little equipment: a DSLR, a lens, and an eager volunteer. Oh, yes, you also need a broomstick! …