Bart van Bruinnessen

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15 Project Ideas to Spark Your Creativity

Photography has never been as popular as it is today. People of all ages learn photography in various schools and online universities, and lots of …

9 Tips to Help you get Sharp Focus at Night

Autofocus is so good on modern cameras that most photographers use it all the time. It seemingly never lets you down. But, let’s say it’s nighttime …

Macro Photography on a Budget

Close-up and macro photography continue to be popular with shooters of all levels. Practical applications include product detail shots, food …

3 Tips to Take Better Landscape Photos Regardless of the Weather

Photographers are a special type of people that usually pay a lot of attention to detail. They’re also known to be patient and perseverant. However, …

Photography

A Practical Review of the Nikon 24-70mm f/2.8 lens

Cameras

7 Tips for Better Beach Photography

The beach can be a great place for photography. You are in a scenic environment. You typically have friends or family members with you. You are …

How to Buy Used Camera Gear

Even though the prices of digital photography equipment continue to fall significantly, it can be a tough to dole out a thousand plus dollars on a …

Cameras

Tips for Using Shutter Speed Creatively

Shutter speed is one of those things that is initially a problem to be solved, but once you do that it becomes a tool that allows you to take better …

Shutter Speed

Understanding Depth of Field for Beginners

Learn how depth of field (DoF), can enhance your photos and the three main factors that influence depth of field in photography.

Depth Of Field

A Beginners Guide to Seascape Photography

Seascapes are often seen as a subset of landscape photography. This is true, but I feel that seascapes have their own specific techniques that need …

5 Tips for Newbie Landscape Photographers

3 Tips to Help Keep Your Photography Passion Alive

Photography is like any other pursuit in life, in that it requires a great deal of time and practice. Unless you make a living as a professional …

7 Tips to Help Improve Your Seascape Photos by Controlling the Waves

When photographing outdoors, you generally take the world as you find it, and you have very little control over the elements. You cannot control the …

8 Quick Composition Tips to Help Improve Your Images

Digital Photography

6 Tips for More Unique Travel Photos in Busy Tourist Locations

Imagine this: you’ve scrimped and saved for months for your dream vacation, and a snazzy digital camera, hoping to capture some unique travel …

Digital Photography

10 Must-Have Camera Settings for Concert Photography

The correct camera settings are key to getting awesome concert photos in low light situations. Maybe you were in this situation before. You used the …

Beginner's Guide to Tripods

The lowly tripod – the unsung hero behind so many fantastic shots – finally gets its day in the spotlight here on dPS. Do you want to photograph the …

8 Essential Tips for Travel Photographers

#1 Great travel photos are planned Just think about what you are going to do, understand the scene, watch the light, the movement of people inside …

Digital Photography

20 More Photography Tips Every Travel Photographer Must Know

Traveling is fun and rewarding, but sharing memories of your journeys with friends, family, and the world through your own beautiful images can be …

Photography

Discussion - Camera Firmware Update Causes Third Party Batteries to Fail

Recently we ran an article on – Updating your Camera’s Firmware – What is it and Why it’s Important. Funny thing is, I had never updated mine on any …

Finding New Photography Locations Just Got Easier With ShotHotspot

There are many ways to go about finding photography locations, but if you’re struggling to find new locations I’d suggest giving ShotHotspot a try. …

Dispelling the Myth of Good Light and Bad Light

There is no such thing as bad light, there is just light. Take advantage of every situation. Photography is all about the light. In fact, if there is …

Seeing More Creatively with Bryan Peterson

Bryan Peterson is well known for his photography books and workshops. He’s also now one of the featured photography teachers on Adorama TV. You can …

The Camera Histogram Explained

This video does a great job of explaining how the histogram on your camera works and how to read it. I do slightly disagree with his tip on having a …

10 Silly Mistakes That Can Ruin Your Image Quality

How many times have you captured an amazing image only to view it on your computer, or as a print, and realize that you screwed something up along …

Using Depth of Field and Perspective for Better Composition

We all know this problem. You take a picture of a beautiful scene but it just doesn’t turn out the way you want. Something is missing. It usually …

Why Aperture Priority Mode Isn't Always the Best Choice

There are a lot of common mistakes to make in photography, but possibly the most frequent is to shoot in Aperture Priority mode when it’s not the …

Three Uses for High ISO you Might Not Know

You may already know that the ISO setting is used to control your camera’s sensitivity to light. When you use a high ISO setting essentially you are …

7 Proven Ways to Come Home with Better Travel Photos

Your next vacation or around-the-world escapade is the perfect time to brush up on your photography skills. After all, taking a great photograph is …

Travel Photography Tips - Video Tutorials

Summer is here in the northern hemisphere and you may be heading out on vacation soon. So today I have a couple videos for you with some travel …