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Photographing at Smoky Mountains Tennessee (Plus Photography Workshop Tips)

A photography workshop will bring many fun and possibly even surprising benefits to photographers at all levels. In the last few months, I …

Landscape Photography

Tips for Creating a Professional Photography Portfolio

People love great pictures, and you can make a lot of money if you’re a great photographer. Although, for this to be the case, you need to first …

Photography

How to Create a Home Photo Studio on a Budget

Have you dreamed of setting up your own home studio but have always found the cost too high? Fear not; help is at hand. All you need is the space to …

8 Awesome YouTube Tutorials Every Photographer Should See

<i>Jimmy Mcintyre is a travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national magazines,</i> …

A Super Simple Way to Make Landscape Photos POP Using Lightroom

It seems like virtually all outdoor or landscape photographs suffer from the same illness when they come out of the camera. The symptoms are: An …

Dreamstime Selected as a Stock Photo Provider for Google Ads, Photogs Grumble

Stock photo service Dreamstime announced today that it has been selected as a “beta provider of stock photos for Google display ads.” Through the …

Compensation

5 Composition Techniques That Go Beyond the Rule of Thirds

We all know about the rule of thirds by now, but there’s a lot more to framing a photo. This video by photographer Wayne Moran is a simple and yet …

The No-Fuss Way to Straighten Your Horizons in Photoshop

No matter what type of photography you create, nothing screams “snapshot” more than an off-kilter horizon. This is especially true for landscape …

Everything You Need to Know About the JPEG Image Format

One of the more common questions that new photographers ask is, how many pictures can I fit on my memory card? There are two answers to this, the …

Beautiful Photos of the Stealthy Eastern Screech Owl

Eastern screech owls are some of the most fascinating creatures. Reputed for being experts of camouflage, these nocturnal birds are generally found …

Nature Photography

Breathtaking Normandy

Took a short trip to Étretat Normandy in France. At first I was hoping to get dark and cloudy weather with preferable some fog in the morning. No no …

8 Most Commonly Forgotten Steps In Your Photography Workflow

In the era of ADHD and burdensome multitasking, making mistakes and forgetting certain aspects of the creative workflow is common. But it's not …

Tutorials

Mother Love: A Photographer’s Journey in the Reborn Subculture of Realistic Dolls

While pursuing a self-portrait project about motherhood, photographer Jamie Diamond stumbled upon the world of reborn dolls. These are realistic …

Dolls