Jason Troyer

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Password-Free Guest WiFi from Raspberry Pi

Anytime you’re having more than a handful of people over to your place for a wild rager or LAN party (or both), you’ll generally need a way to make …

40 practical photography assignments to inspire you

One of the most difficult things in photography is to stay motivated and inspired. I know that I have hit “photographer’s block” many times in my …

Outdoor Photographers: Nat Geo Made a Website to Easily Print Detailed Maps for Free

For outdoor and adventure photographers, knowing your terrain and location is essential for a safe journey. With that in mind, National Geographic …

Outdoors

Review: Kick Lightroom Up a Notch with PFixer and a MIDI Controller

Not so long ago I posted a little rant against Lightroom on Reddit. I use Lightroom on a daily basis. It’s a great piece of software, and it does two …

Tutorials

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 …

Pico is a Tiny Time-Lapse Trigger That Boils Everything Down to a Single Button

There are more time-lapse triggers out there than I can count on my hands and toes, but there’s no doubt that there are few, if any, as simple as …

Leica Unveils Fotopark: A Photo Sharing, Cloud Storage and Printing Service for Photographers

As much as Photokina is about cameras, lenses and accessories, camera companies are certainly not limited to these things where the trade show is …

Cotopaxi Backpacks

If you need a pack that's as well suited for the streets as it is for the trails, then look no further than Cotopaxi Backpacks. They're purpose-built …

Tutorial: Easily Focus-Stack Using a Photoshop Feature You Probably Didn’t Know About

Focus stacking is a fairly common technique used in the world of macro photography, but the process of focus stacking isn’t always a straightforward …

Best Workout Headphones | Top 5 of 2018 Compared

The <b>best workout headphones</b> should have other benefits beyond just durability. They should be cordless, making headphones while exercising a lot more …

Top 10 Timelapse Photography Videos of the Year

This year has seen some truly beautiful photography and videography, but there’s nothing like a well-crafted timelapse to blow your socks off and …

29 Amazing Historical Photos Seen in Color

It’s almost like time-travel. Photos from the past have the ability to offer a glimpse of what life was like in another time, another place. …

How to Use Batch Processing in Photoshop

Editing photos can be an interesting and engaging activity. But sometimes, you need to apply a set of relatively simple adjustments to a whole bunch …

Tutorials

Sport picture of the day: the air and grace of sepaktakraw

First published on Thu 12 Dec 2013 07.20 EST

Ron Burgundy Scotchy Scotch Scotch

One thing Ron Burgundy takes as seriously as news is scotch, so it should come as no surprise that San Diego's top newsman has a scotch of his own, …

Android Shutterbugs Rejoice, VSCO Cam Has Arrived!

When it comes to photo apps, VSCO Cam is one that stands out from the myriad other options out there. But, up until now, only iOS users could enjoy …

The Visus Watch: Are two hands always better than one?

The Visus Watch manages to retain a fair degree of accuracy by keeping the single hand stationary and moving the time past it, instead of the other …

Gear & Gadgets

Tips for Better Portrait Photography

There are a few techniques that help with taking portraits, and I’m going to share some of those tips with you today. Lighting, composition, camera …

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Star Trail Photography Tips

One of the lessons in the Photography Lab series I teach is a lesson on night photography, specifically shooting the stars. There are two essentials …

RetroN 5 Will Let You Play All Your Old Video Game Cartridges

One of the key problems in video game history, as it’s built, is that it’s impermanent. It can be difficult to find any information about older …

Photo Links Made of Win

This week's list of photography links by Toad Hollow Photography features tutorials, a great special feature, a curated collection of great …

Landscape Photography

36 Links That Are Like Catnip for Photographers

It's truly been a great week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking at all corners of the internet to find the …

Successful 21-Year-Old Photog Shares His Inspirational World View at TEDxYouth

There’s a belief that being successful as a photographer these days runs the possibility gamut from difficult to almost impossible, but examples like …

37 Amazing and Useful Photography Links

It's been a very exciting week in the world of photography with many talented artists producing and sharing some truly incredible pieces. Toad Hollow …

Quick Tip on How to Edit Skies In Adobe Lightroom

Many photographers are faced with the conundrum of an over exposed sky and underexposed foreground. Because the detail of the foreground is often …

Tutorials

Win One of Five Photography Courses from New York Institute of Photography

UPDATE: the winners of this competition have been announced here. Over the last few years here at dPS, we’ve run very popular competitions with one …

BTS: A Look at How Pelle Cass Creates His Interesting Single-Frame Time-Lapse Shots

Back in early July, we got a chance to share photographer Pelle Cass‘ intriguing <i>Selected People</i> series with you. For this series, he combines …

Enough Great Photography Links to Give You Another Week of Inspiration

It's been a great week in the world of photography with some terrific photographs and features being published by some truly gifted artists and …

Massive chart compares more than 200 sci-fi spaceships

How does the Serenity stack up against a Bothan assault cruise? Or a Turian corvette against a D'Kora-class marauder?<p>These questions -- and more! -- can be answered by spending some quality time with a piece created by sci-fi fan and DeviantArtist Dirk Loechel. His science-fiction-spaceships …

Science Fiction