Aftab Asghar

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How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich: I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn …

Street Photography

The 5 Basic Ways To Publicize Your Photography Business Online

Many novice photographers have grand designs on becoming a professional photographer and getting paid to take photographs all day long, but the …

Like fathers, like sons- @ayushmannk and @TheRajKundra with sons; Virajveer and @ViaanRajKundra😍 https://t.co/edVEfe9S19

How To Start Your Wedding Photography Business with Susan Stripling: Wedding Photography Tips

I Tell Surreal Stories With My Photography

My name is Jovana Rikalo and I am self-taught fine art and portrait photographer. I’ve been taking photos since 2013.<br>I had no interest in choosing …

The unlikely godfather of the Islamic State

<b>(CNN) —</b> ISIS, perhaps the most feared terrorist group in the world, traces its short history to a man who was a prison gang leader, a high school dropout and an alleged teenage pimp.<p>His name: Abu Musab al-Zarqawi.<p>Zarqawi was "Hitler-like" and "incredibly brutal," said Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, a retired …

Islam

Selling Your Fine Art Prints

Paul Marcellini is a highly successful landscape photographer based out of South Florida who makes a living selling both limited and open edition …

How to use Color Grading for Effect and Tone Control in Photoshop

Photoshop is a massive tool that can be used to do just about anything on your images. But, knowing how and when to use which tool can be daunting.In …

Tutorials

Double Exposure Portraits Of Wild Animals That Reflect Their Habitat

During my engineering exams last year I became fed up with math and logic. As a result of this I felt a great need for a creative outlet, so I …

How To Do A Complete Portrait Edit Part 1 (Lightroom)

So far you’ve read countless articles on techniques that involve editing portraits, but mostly it involves one or two techniques which makes it hard …

10 Tips for Getting Hired as a Photographer, From Industry Pros

What are photo editors really looking for from professional photographers? And how can you make connections with potential clients and land gigs? We …

Get the guide! 22 Organizations That Want To Fund Your Photo Project

Photo by Adam Reynolds, 2014 recipient of the CENTER’s Project Launch GrantYou have a powerful idea for a photography project, but not all the funds …

Nonprofits

How I Made a DIY Concave Flash Diffuser for Macro Photography

As long as I can remember, I’ve been fascinated with the small and wondrous world of macro imaging, predominantly as a macro videographer, but also …

A Simple Visual Guide to Photographic Lens Filters

If you’re just getting started in photography, perhaps you’ve confused or overwhelmed by the different types of filters that are available for your …

Infographics

Use ‘Scoutt’ To Location Scout Without Ever Leaving Your House!

Let’s face it, we all love to shoot in wonderful picturesque locations with perfect light and good looking subjects. Finding these perfect locations …

10 Helpful Websites for Protecting Your Photography Copyrights

Being a photographer in the digital age presents a number of excellent advantages along with a collection of new concerns. Sharing your images with …

Idiot Box: Portraits of Kids with Eyes Glued to a TV

In any given week, the average US child will watch more than a day’s worth of TV. This subject is the focus of a new photo series by photographer …

Why I love Magic Lantern - Several years later | HDR Photographer

You probably know that I’m avid user of Magic Lantern custom firmware. I’ve been using it for a few years (3 or 4) now and I cannot imagine shooting …

Getting the Layers Right in Street Photography by Vineet Vohra

After shooting with the Fujifilm XT-1 for about a month now, I can easily say that it has given me the magical powers of invisibility. It’s so …

Street Photography

14 Useful Podcasts for Photographers

A podcast could be the best way to learn something new. Curious as to why I’m saying that?<p>Because the length of podcasts are usually pretty short …

Self-improvement

3 Tips for Getting Great Skin Tones Using Adobe Camera Raw

Skin tones can be one of the more difficult aspects of a photograph to master. Getting pleasing skin tones will make your image appear more …

Photography

5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

An Intro to Line, Shape, and Form in Photography

There are many elements of composition that form the building blocks of photography: lines, shape, form, texture, pattern, and the rule of thirds, …

What Photographers Really Should Be Learning in School

A few weeks ago, we asked top photographers what they wished they had learned in school. Unsurprisingly, many mentioned a desire to have learned more …

The Freelancer’s Guide to the Industry - Chapter 1

<i>Freelance photographer</i> is a term widely used inside our craft. Yet what does it truly mean to be a freelancer? And more importantly, what aspects …

Employment

Shake Adds a Free Image and Model Release Form You Can Fill Out and Sign On a Smartphone

Easy-to-use legal document app Shake has long offered a number of cookie cutter agreements that make it easy for photographers and other …

The Storyteller’s Kit: The Gear You Need to Tell Stories with Your Photography

Gear does not make the photographer, allow me to state that for the record before we dive in here. A talented artist can make an image with whatever …

10 Free Must-Read Street Photography eBooks

<b>Image Copyright Michael Ernest Sweet Courtesy of Brooklyn Arts Press</b><p>Photography books are expensive, really expensive. I've collected dozens and dozens over the years and I kind of feel as though I have tied up a lot of money in books. It's not a bad thing, but I do wonder about the end result. …