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How to Photograph Wildlife in Yellowstone National Park

Of all the tall tales passed on by the early 19th-century fur trappers who ventured into the unknown reaches of Wyoming, the story of the mythical …

National Parks

Top autofocus tips for pin-sharp results

<b>James Abbott shares 20 autofocus tips that will revolutionise the way you use AF, for accurate focusing and pin-sharp results every time</b><p>1. Autofocus …

How to edit multiple images the easy way in Photos for Mac

Do you have a bunch of photos that you took with your iPhone that all need to be tweaked the same way? Maybe you edited one shot from a session into the perfect B&W portrait, and you want to apply the exact same combination of lighting effects, cold tweaks, and filters, to the rest of the pictures …

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

Aperture

Back-Button Focus: What It Is and Why You Should Be Using It

If you spend any time surfing photography forums and Facebook groups, you will undoubtedly see a constant flow of questions asking for the best way …

Cameras

20 ISO tips to boost your camera skills

<b>Whether you want to boost your camera’s light sensitivity or shutter speeds, James Abbott reveals how to get more with his ISO tips.</b><p>1. ISO tips: …

Landscape Photography

T. Rex’s Tiny Arms May Have Been Vicious Weapons

New findings suggest the dinosaur's arms were strong enough to slash prey at close quarters, despite being small for its body size.<p>The precise purpose of <i>T. rex</i>’s relatively tiny arms has long been mysterious. Over the years, scientists have suggested that they might have been used to grasp …

Paleontology

Photo Enhancement is Starting to Get Crazy

As the worlds of artificial intelligence and digital photography collide, we’re starting to see some mind-blowing technology emerge. The latest …

How to Make Your Photos More Dynamic: Why Dynamic Range Is More Important Than Pixel Count

When it comes to camera bragging rights, what makes you most proud? My guess: pixel count. In a world where mobile phones can make shots good enough …

Landscape Photography

How to Store Your Ever Increasing Photo Collection

While we often spend significant sums of money on our camera equipment, one area we tend to neglect is the computer side of this hobby of ours. In …

Learn These “Advanced” Spot Metering Techniques and Your Photos Will Always Be Perfectly Exposed (VIDEO)

While the video below is billed as an “advanced” tutorial, using a camera’s built-in spot metering mode is actually very simple. And once you master …

5 Myths About Hyperfocal Distance

When we talk about hyperfocal distance with our students, we sometimes get a skeptical look or two… and we can understand why. After all, it is a …

7 Things You Can do to Make Your Images Look Better Today

There’s no doubt that there’s an abundance of tips and tricks to improve your landscape photography available online these days. Just take …

Landscape Photography

What Is the Sunny 16 Rule All About in Photography?

A long time ago, when cameras did not yet have all the technology they now possess – and when practically everything was done manually – the Sunny 16 …

Landscape Photography

Black Forest Cake

Make this gorgeous Black Forest Cake for your next occasion! Moist chocolate cake, layered with fresh cherries and whipped cream. Positively<p>61<p>293

25 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks That Will Deliver Spectacular Results (VIDEO)

We often turn to Toma Bonciu (AKA “Photo Tom”) for concise tutorials on shooting and editing landscape photographs. In the six-minute video below he …

Landscape Photography

How to Photograph Stars: Camera Settings and Techniques

Photographing stars and the night sky is completely different than photographing during regular daylight or even the Golden Hour. Most of the …

Landscape Photography

Shoot Outside The Box

If you don’t know what “to think outside the box” means, simply translated it’s to think in unconventional ways and view concepts from a different …

Landscape Photography

Wildlife Photography: 6 Ways to Create More Interesting Wildlife Photos

6 Ways to Create More Interesting Wildlife Photos<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 12, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>6 Ways to Create More Interesting Wildlife …

The Best Ways for Getting Sharper Photos

I'm sure we've all experienced focusing problems.You know - you have an otherwise pretty good shot, but the subject is just ever so slightly out of …

Landscape Photography

Photography Tips | Understanding In-Camera Metering For Better Exposures

If you don’t understand how your camera’s light meter works, you will likely be bewildered at its exposure choices when shooting in automatic or a …

Why You Should Grill in a Cast-Iron Skillet

Cooking a steak or burgers in a skillet on the grill is the best of both worlds. To begin, you’re outside (no setting off the smoke alarm or …

Seeing in the Dark: Excerpt from 'Expressive Nature Photography'

<i>Photographer Brenda Tharp's new book, Expressive Nature Photography, is a guide for photographers to creatively photograph nature using a variety of</i> …

How to Take Your Photos to the Next Level

All of us want to take better photos. That's a given, even for people that to the rest of us are at the pinnacle of creating incredible images.But …

Landscape Photography

The Sunny F/16 Rule - Digital Photo Magazine

What’s the correct exposure on a normal sunny day? There’s a formula to answer that, don’t you know? The correct answer is a shutter speed of 1/ISO …

Create AMAZING Star Trails like a PRO using Adobe PS

In this tutorial we are going to show you how photographer Mike Ver Sprill create beautiful star trails using Adobe Photoshop! It's actually quite …

Tips for better Low Light Photography

We know that light is an essential ingredient to making good photographs. But when there is not very much light to work with, it can be a challenge. …

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the focusing modes on your camera

When trying to understand what different focusing modes are for, it's important to have a basic grasp of exactly what focus is in terms of …

What is Exposure Compensation and How to Use It

In this article, we will go over what exposure compensation is on a digital camera and how you can take advantage of it to make adjustments to your …

Cameras

'Baby Dragon' Dinosaur Found Inside Giant Egg

The newly named species first gained fame on the cover of a 1996 National Geographic.<p>More than 20 years after gracing the cover of <i>National Geographic</i> as “Baby Louie,” a tiny dinosaur found curled inside its egg, finally has an official name: baby dragon.<p>The newly described species was a giant …

Paleontology