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80K Instagram Followers Later, Here's My #1 Advice for Better Photos (with Befores & Afters)

Spot relies on great imagery to deliver a compelling place-discovery experience. Here, our content and community lead, Kelly Lack, shares the one simple tip that has helped top Instagrammers build beautiful portfolios (and huge followings).<p>Off the bat you should know that this is not an article …

Quick Tips for Getting Into Stock Photography

Getting accepted as a stock photographer can be a difficult and frustrating process. Especially when your best photos get rejected by photo …

12 Expert Tips For Photographing Cityscapes At Night

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer and educator. His photos have been published in local and national magazines, including the BBC. His online</i> …

Landscape Photography

The ultimate Web typography guide

I’m sure you already know cool places on the Internet to find interesting, nice and fun stuff about typography and graphic design, but yet, here you are reading this article ;). But I digress. Let me present you with some of Fontyou’s favorite blogs and websites that help us stay creative, and kill …

Graphic Design

Dressing 9 to 5—What the Most Stylish Women Wear to Work: Art Curator Roya Sachs

Though <b>Roya Sachs</b> only curated her first show last year, you could say that, in a sense, she’s been doing it her whole life. Born to writer <b>Maryam Sachs</b> and artist and designer <b>Rolf Sachs,</b> and the granddaughter of photographer Gunter Sachs, her childhood was steeped in art and design. Surrounded by …

How to relight an image in Lightroom

Sometimes when you post-process an image, you may notice that some more interesting lighting would have really improved the scene and made the photo …

Tutorials

This Restaurant Made Special Plates for Smartphone Food Photos

If you can’t help but snap a smartphone photo before eating a meal, there’s a restaurant in Israel that has a new concept designed just for you. The …

How to Change a Background in Photoshop

One of the most common questions when it comes to Photoshop is, “How do I remove a background?” There are variations of it—how do I move someone to a …

Tutorials

This Picture Shows How Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Affect Your Photos

Here’s a helpful little infographic that has been floating around the Web. It’s a simple look at how the “exposure triangle” — aperture, shutter …

How I Built My First Photo Studio Over the Course of Three Months

When I was 15 years old, I began saving to become a self-employed photographer who owns her own photography studio. After saving $9,000 through …

How to Create a Fairy Tale Composite Photograph in Photoshop by Brooke Shaden

Most famous Fineart photographer and artist Brooke Shaden shows how to create a fairy tale photograph in Adobe Photoshop. In this tutorial, she uses …

Tutorials

Kim Kardashian Upstages Everyone

<b>& Other Stories</b><br>Cast Meryl Streep's three daughters in its new campaign celebrating a collaboration with Claire Vivier. Unfortunately, the family matriarch was not included.<p><b>Abercrombie & Fitch</b><br>Sold the company’s corporate jet; did not sell enough T-shirts.<p><b>Armani, Giorgio</b><br>To launch a new line of …

Abercrombie & Fitch

How to use Photoshop's Quick Selection Tool to Change a Background

It’s the question I get asked the most in my workshops and classes – “How do you change the background of an image?” Or “How can I cut my subjects …

Tutorials

How to Build a Camera Dolly Out of LEGO Pieces

Photographer Pascal Kulcsar of Mainz, Germany wanted to add some movements to his time-lapse videos, so he built himself a fancy dolly using LEGO …

Your Side Project Is Your Next Big Win | Chase Jarvis & Tina Roth

Tina Roth is a serial successful entrepreneur, almost by accident it would seem, but is foremost a creative. As a designer, fresh from her degree, …

5 Tips to Capture Beautiful Candid Wedding Photos

Through the years shooting weddings, I have found that my favorite photos always tend to be those charming candid moments that last ever so briefly. …

Landscape Photography

8 Steps to Arranging a Fashion Editorial Shoot

If you’re a fellow fashion photographer, you have probably been in that usual situation in which you have to arrange an editorial shoot all by …

How to Break Into the Photography Business with dPS Writer Gina Milicia

Our very own dPS writer Gina Milicia was recently interviewed and asked about her thoughts on how to break into the photography business. She talks …

Photography

100 designers illustrate 100 years of design

When you think about it, graphic design has been around for a long time. A really long time. So when AIGA – the American professional organisation …

5 Tips to Cut Your Portrait Editing Time in Half

Editing is the bottleneck part of the workflow for many portrait photographers. We can shoot a great picture in mere seconds, but when it comes to …

Photography

Make a DIY Extension Tube to Turn Your Regular Lens Into a Macro Lens

Looking for a simple weekend project that lets you experiment with photography? Makify created this 4-minute step-by-step tutorial on how you can …

How to Evoke Emotion with Your Images

Some of us come to photography because we want to learn how to take better pictures of our children. Some of us come to photography because we want …

Emotions

Graphic Designer Aaron Draplin Shows How to Create a Professional Logo in 15 Minutes

Skilled Portland, Oregon-based graphic designer Aaron Draplin of Draplin Design Co. recently took part in a logo design challenge issued by …

How to Make a DIY Camera Slider for $75 In Less than 3 Hours

How do you build a quality DIY camera slider on the cheap? Who better to ask than the founder of a slider company? In the video above, Rhino Camera …

Boho Chic Wedding Inspiration Photo Shoot with Photos by Kimberly Chau Photography

What Happens When a Supermodel Violates Your Copyright

This post is something I’ve struggled with for months, and debated even writing. But it’s time to share my story, and explain why I’ve been …

DIY: Create a Dead Simple Product Shot Setup Using One Light and Tin Foil

If you’re looking for a dead-simple product shot setup that will yield impressive results, this two minute tutorial is just what you’re …

No Bokeh? No Problem! These Out of Focus Backgrounds Hold You Over Until You Get that Fast Lens

Want a blurry background for your portraits on-demand, whether or not you’re using a fast lens? Or maybe you are using a fast portrait lens, but you …

5 Reasons Why Photography Businesses Fail (and How to Prevent Them)

Running a photography business into the ground is pretty easy to do with all the expensive equipment, travel, and studio space that many new …

Photography