Becky Stuart

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Top 10 Photographers to Follow on Pinterest

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

Photography

The Trick To Resizing Digital Camera Images for Print

Hi Gang: I thought I’d kick off this Monday by answering a question I was asked over on my Twitter page:<p>To answer John’s question, the first thing we …

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 …

12 Epic Chrome Addons That Every Photographer Should Download Now

Efficiency, productivity, and convenience are concepts of great importance to photographers, particularly as they relate to a photographer’s overall …

Add a Realistic Motion Blur in Photoshop With These 5 Steps

When we start out on our journey into photography, one thing we strive for is image sharpness. We are often criticized by photographic peers and non …

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique - Part 1: The Fundamentals

Dodge & Burn (D&B) is a technique that came to us from the darkroom days when luminosity values in a photo could be only manipulated by the duration …

Tutorials

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique – Part 2: Setting Up For A Good Start

This is the second part of The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique. Check out Part 1, where I covered the fundamentals of light and shadow …

Tutorials

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique – Part 3: Curves Setup & More

This is the third part of The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique. Check out Part 1 and Part 2 where we talked about the fundamentals and …

Exposure Tactics • Refining Exposure

The previous Exposure Tactics post, explored understanding the difference between how Lightroom, Photoshop, and light meters measure exposure. Now we …

How to spring-clean a PC that has problems booting

I have a six-year-old HP DX2250 running Windows Vista Home Basic, which I tend to keep on all the time, just putting it in sleep mode when I'm not using it. Of late, if the machine has to shut down (eg to complete the installation of Windows updates), it won't get past the blue "HP Invent" screen. …

Selling Photographs the New Way: A Look at ImageBrief

Those of us that sell our images through stock agencies, will know that the stock industry falls broadly into two camps, microstock and macrostock. …

A Beginner's Guide to Colour Temperature

Lord Kelvin, AKA William Thomson has a lot to answer for. It was this Glasgow University based physicist that developed the scale of measuring …

What Photographers Must Know About The Sky When Shooting Outdoor Photos

Whether you are taking landscapes, portraits, or travel shots one of the bigger questions photographers are often faced with when shooting outdoors …

Free Wedding Tutorial: How To Light Wedding Reception Venues

Photographing weddings can be tough for a lot of people, and the area I find most of my assistants struggling is at the reception. Many times …

Weddings

Saving Custom Tone Curves in Lightroom

When saving custom Tone Curves in the Develop module, the curve will be saved to this location:<p>• Mac (user)/Library/Application …

A Step by Step Guide to Realistically Enhancing a Portrait in Photoshop

Photoshop can be a phenomenal tool for improving portraits. However, as with any tool, the final results are only going to be as good as the skills …

Four Ways to Improve Your Photos With the Clarity Slider in Lightroom

Presets for Lightroom and Camera Raw

A number of people have been asking me to post the presets that I have showed when demonstrating Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw. Although I don’t …

The Rule of Equivalent Exposure (With Quick Quiz)

The camera is a fascinating tool. It’s amazing how a camera can freeze a moment in the present and lets you savour it in the future. While it may …

How to Use Flash to Capture Razor Sharp Water Splash Photos

Splashing water moves fast. To capture sharp photographs of it, you’ll need to have good lighting with a quick refresh time. But, when picking out …

Photoshop Tutorial: How to Easily Replace The Sky in Your Photos Using The Gradient Tool

In my previous article, I talked about how powerful luminosity masks are in blending multiple exposures. However, using the same exposures as last …

Phoneography Workflow With Revel and Photoshop Elements

Adobe Photoshop Elements

5 Steps to Create a Professional Photography Portfolio

A professional photography portfolio is something that every photographer should invest in. It’s a great way to showcase your work, and create …

Web Design

Social Media for Photography: 5 Reasons Why Every Photographer Should Use 500px

When it comes to growing your business, social media can be really helpful to get potential customers. This article is a part of a larger series, …

How to Organize Photos in Lightroom

Lightroom has become a very essential part of the workflow process for many photographers, including myself. I cannot imagine managing my photo …

Selective Color - Possibly The Best Tool For Photographers

Much to my dismay, I've recently discovered that many photographers are unaware of the power of selective coloring. With its versatility, I'm …

Tutorials

Setting Your Camera for Ultimate Image Quality

Those of you that have recently joined the mass ranks of photographic enthusiasts will, most probably, not have thought too much about the way you …

Why You MUST Have a Polarizer

Call For Entries: Photography Competitions from Around the Globe

We hope you've been honing your photography skills because now it's competition time! It's been almost a month that our first post on photography …

The dream office of the future: No email!

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