Arielle

61 Flips | 6 Magazines | 1 Following | 9 Followers | @ariellealbert | Keep up with Arielle on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Arielle”

How To Create And Design A Mood Board?

A mood board, or as it is often called inspiration board, can be applied in many disciplines. Many times, you will see one in Interior design, where …

Infographics

The Ultimate List of Keyboard Shortcuts for Lightroom

Photographers look to maximize the amount of time they spend behind the camera and minimize the amount of time spent in post-processing. But time …

Does newer, more expensive necessarily mean better? What makes a "good" lens mechnically and optically? More of an intro piece than advanced discussion.

<i>Last updated on June 27, 2012</i><p>Introduction<p>In this article, we'll take a look at what makes a "good" lens and the various aspects one must look at when …

DigitalRev Speed Shooter: How to Capture High-Speed Photos of Fire and Water

About a month ago, the folks at DigitalRev TV launched a new series called “Speed Shooter” in which they show you how to take great high-speed shots …

How to Set Up Your Photography Blog and Get Noticed

Love it or hate it, the internet these days is ruled by social media. If you don’t share, like, +1 and comment, the chances are, you are not going to …

Workshop

Here’s A Technique To Attract Customers Who Will Pay You More

What difference would it make to your business (and your lifestyle) if customers paid you more?<p>This might feel like a pipe dream, especially given …

Business Strategy

How To Set The Right Price For What You Sell

When running a micro business what do you think is the most important factor in determining the level of business needed to make a success of …

Small Business

Top Ten Productivity Tips For Busy Content Marketers

In today’s time starved world, the ability to create more quality <i>written content</i> in less time is a powerful skill.<p>But how do you achieve that?<p>To help …

Writing

How To Connect With A Journalist And Maximise Your Chances Of Publication

You can easily tell which journalists are busy and which are not.<p>The ones you can connect with easily are those with less to do, fewer outlets for …

Journalism

How to Get Search Engine Visitors Clicking Through to Your Website

I’d like you to imagine a box of apples.<p>They’re sitting on the shelf at the shop. One Apple is nicely positioned on top of the box so you …

Social Media

Do These Six Mistakes on Your Home Page Cost You Business?

Let’s admit it.<p>Writing your own home page copy is hard.<p>Even copywriters struggle writing their own home page.<p>Are you pulling your hair out? Can’t …

Marketing

Photoshop Layer Masks: Using Channels

Richard Harrington is the CEO of ThinkTAP and the Publisher of Photofocus.He is also the founder of RHED Pixel, a visual communications company based …

Commercial Photography: Recipe For Success

My photographer-friend from Moscow Aleksey Dovgulya is visiting me in Los Angeles right now. We went to the same high school, but only met in 2008 …

Your 2014 Photo Business Plan: Create a Marketing Plan (Step #3)

<i>This is the third blog post from a new series to help you create a business plan in 2014 using our guide The 2014 Photo Business Plan Workbook.</i> …

The Most Important Setting in Lightroom is Set To Off By Default

"Trevor, I have been editing this wedding for the last few days and now my Lightroom catalog says it is corrupted! When I opened a new catalog and …

Good Technique for Backing Up a Lightroom Catalog

In the last article I shared, "The Most Important Setting in Lightroom is Set To Off By Default", I believe there was a misunderstanding because …

How to Add Watermarks in Lightroom 5

Howard Pinsky, an Adobe Community Professional, is an online educator providing content for Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. His work can be seen on …

Rediscovering Backlit Subjects

“Look where the sun is coming from – then position yourself with your back towards it so that it light up your subject’s face.” This was the very …

Copyright Suit Helps British Photographer Win $32,000, He Was Initially Offered $250

British photographer Jason Sheldon has won a settlement of £20,000 (about $32,300 US) over a stolen image of his (seen above), after initially being …

The Shark Tank and What You Missed This Week on Light Stalking

Nearly every day we publish a helpful and interesting article about photography and our community of photographers in the forum upload many great …

Printing 101: Introduction to Photography Printing Guide at 25% Off

Like many disgruntled ink jet printer users, Pro photographer Ron Martinsen had almost given up on getting good quality prints. He found himself …

How to Prepare a Photo File for Printing

The goal of this tutorial is to help photographers prepare digital images either originated by scanned film or digital capture for printing purposes. …

Textures Made Simple

One of the most intimidating editing for some photographers is integrating textures. Textures can transform the mood and overall effect of an image. …

How To Attract Clients With Great Custom Web Pages

As much as we talk about how important your business’ unique branding is for your website, the truth is that a custom logo and carefully selected …

Do You Make These 5 Classic Mistakes in Macro Photography?

Delving into macro photography opens up a fascinating, sometimes strange, new world. The ultra-close up views of flowers, plants, insects, and even …

Lightroom 4&5 Preset Bundle

Professional photographer James Brandon spent the last few years developing 80 Lightroom presets that are included in this wide-ranging bundle …

StrobePack: Wearable Portrait Studio and Cutting-Edge Fashion Statement

You can spot-meter and bounce strobes all you want, but on-location portrait photography can still be a pain the butt. Unless you take your studio …

Work Smarter With Lightroom Using Pretty Presets

Adobe Lightroom has become a standard among a lot of photographers for organizing and processing their photos. One of the neat features of Lightroom …