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The 13 best photography websites

These top photo sites will help you develop your skills behind the lens, boost your camera know-how and offer photographic inspiration.<p>The web is …

Learn Photography With 99 Hours of Free Online Lessons From School of Visual Arts

If you’ve ever tried to <b>learn photography</b>, you can appreciate the value of expert advice. Nowadays you don’t even need to pay in order to learn the basics and improve your skills thanks to many free online resources from passionate industry professionals. One of the latest cost-free, inspirational …

Stop Trying so Hard to Be Unique and Instead Find the True Style of Your Photos and Videos

It's tempting to chase the idea of being unique in any creative field; after all, those are often the people that stand out. But the very pursuit of …

Creativity

How to Pose Someone Who’s Never Modeled

Working with professional models, those who know exactly what moves to make and how to position their bodies, can be a rewarding experience. However, …

Yoga

How to Color Calibrate Every Device in a Photographers Workflow

It's always frustrating as a photographer to spend time shooting, editing, and printing an image only to see different results throughout various …

Tutorials

Lighting Men vs Women by Daniel Norton

While every subject that sits for you is and should be treated as an individual, there are certain "standards of beauty" that can help guide the …

Watch: 9 Ways to Compose a Shot Like a Pro

Understanding the science behind the art of composition is the first step in composing like one of the greats.Composing a shot can be a tremendously …

How to NATIVELY post to Instagram From Your Mac

Happy, Monday everybody and greetings from Cincinnati, Ohio — I’m up here for my seminar today. Looking forward to meeting everybody.OK, I have a …

Mastering low light portraits

Even though the word photography means ’’writing with light’’, it turns out that the lack of light can be a rather inspiring obstacle for those who …

Blond Hair

Five Ways to Improve Your Posing

When it comes to taking images of couples, one of the biggest struggles photographers deal with is posing. Since posing can make or break and good …

Eight Lightroom Tricks for Landscape Photography

Raw processing is quite a detailed procedure and the possibilities are limited only by your knowledge and experience. That means there is always …

If You're A Portrait Photographer You Need To Watch This

If you are a portrait photographer, beginner or professional, the documentary "Darkness and Light" about Richard Avedon should be on the top of your …

Frame Rates Explained: When and Why You Should Shoot in Different Ones

For the past few years, I have been getting more and more into video work. When I first started, I had an idea of what frame rate was and I knew how …

How to Properly Clean Your Lenses, Filters, Mirror and Sensor

If you're like me, the thought of touching, let alone fully cleaning your precious glass or even worse, your sensor, strikes fear into your heart. …

'Steller Stories' Wants To Bring Longform Storytelling To Social Media

Unlike Instagram or Facebook, the new app hopes to enable real world communities<p>Sometime after midnight in late August, Lake McDonald was a mirror for columns of light dancing across the distant peaks of Glacier National Park. “Looks like someone’s having a rock concert behind the mountains,” …

Social Media

Eric Greenberg's Wrap Raises $12.7 Million for New Type of Mobile Storytelling

The company hopes to settle the long-running apps-versus-mobile-Web debate by creating something that is the best of both worlds.<p>The debate of apps versus the mobile Web is a long and frankly tired affair that has raged for years.<p>Apps are potentially more powerful and sticky, but also costly to …

Simple Steps for Focus Stacking in Photoshop

Focus stacking is an effective way to achieve deep depth of field; it’s a technique that’s especially used in macro photography. The idea is to make …

Facebook

<b>4</b> Flares Filament.io <b>4</b> Flares ×<p>“<i>I’ve learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how</i> …

Rectify Is Among the Most Radical Storytelling on TV

<i>Rectify</i> is such a quiet, patient series that it takes awhile to realize how radical its storytelling is. Near the end of season two it seemed to …

Working on Story Telling

What does “story telling”mean in street photography? Defining “story telling” in a way that is relevant to street photography is not completely …

How to Photograph Stars: Camera Settings & Setup

Photographing stars can be very difficult to master due to long exposure times and the limitations of some digital cameras. However, the easy to …

Landscape Photography

Editing Skin Tones in Adobe Lightroom

Model: Asta Paredes<p>We’ve done a couple of tutorials on how to edit skin tones and make them look better in Adobe Lightroom, but today we’re sharing a …

Backyard Story Night: The Hottest Trend in Austin

There has been a notable upswing in storytelling events in Austin. And while many of these events are formal, paid affairs, there’s a movement to …

The Art Of Narrative: Three Tips On Storytelling From WSJ Feature Writer Barry Newman

Narratives are the glue that holds communities together. Whether they are used to amuse, to preserve historical accounts or to educate, stories span all races, ethnicities and cultures. In an age when long-form writing is regarded as an endangered profession, a select few see the value – or …

How Stories Help Us Love Our Neighbors

Bret Lott once said that when someone tells him they’ve read one of his books, he responds with astonishment: “Really? You read that whole thing?”<p>I …

Oded Balilty: The Art of Storytelling

Feb. 8, 2012. Ultra-Orthodox Jews of the Wiznitz Hasidim celebrate the Jewish feast of 'Tu Bishvat' or Tree New Year, in<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Oded Balilty—AP<p>1 …

The Peacemaker's Litany

Over the course of my ministry, I have had the great privilege of witnessing movements and individual leaders seeking peace. The broad scope of peace includes the personal quest for inner centeredness and rightness before God and also the corporate manifestation of Biblical shalom and justice in …

15 podcasts guaranteed to tell you a fantastic story

What's the magic ingredient of a really great podcast, the thing that makes people tune in time after time? It's simple in theory: Have a really good …