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Follow these nine quick tips to raise your better black and white photography to a higher level

Both black and white and color photography have their charm, but it takes some skill to master when and how to shoot or edit in black and white. In …

Landscape Photography

Keeping Your Photos Safe, Part 4: Backup Workflow

Figure 1. Here’s a step-by-step diagram of the steps for a basic backup workflow. Look to the numbered steps toward the end of the article for …

Nature Photography

Exposure compensation: What it is and how to master it

It’s never been easier to take a great picture, as even the cameras inside today’s smartphones are incredibly capable and easy to use. But that …

Compensation

Five Techniques to Remove Anything From an Image Using Photoshop

One of the most useful things you can do in Photoshop is remove an object from a photo, whether that's a building ruining your landscape shot or that …

Tutorials

How to Control Contrast So You Always Get Amazing Landscape Photographs

Contrast, sometimes there’s too much, sometimes there’s too little. Contrast in a landscape can make or break the image. But getting the perfect …

Landscape Photography

Prints That Pop: 10 Ways to Get Better Photo Prints from Digital Images

When teamed together properly, your image files, monitor, image-processing software, and printer can produce prints that you will be justly proud to …

Tutorials

How To Use The Basics Of Lightroom To Add More Punch To Your Photos

Photography wouldn't be the amazing medium it is if we couldn’t end up with the images we intended to capture with our cameras.<p>In the film era, this …

Tutorials

Are You Using Your Histogram to Get Better Photographs?

One of the most powerful tools for photographers that has come about with digital photography is the histogram – that little graph you see on the LCD …

A Beginner's Guide to Shooting Macro

If you’ve never experimented with macro photography before, then you may be in for a few surprises. Shooting on the macro level is much more than …

Fail-Proof Landscape Photography Tips

Not sure how to take your landscape photos to the next level?<p>Well, all you need are a few fail-proof tips to help you find and execute the best shots!<p>…

These are three essential lenses for landscape photography

When we speak of landscape photography lenses, the first thought of many photographers are wide angle lenses. In this video, Nigel Danson shows you …

Landscape Photography

3 Simple Image Composition Tips for Better Landscape Photography (VIDEO)

Danish photographer Mads Peter Iversen thinks composition is so important to landscape photography, he’s made several photography tips videos about …

Bite Size Tips - 10 Quick Tips On How To Capture Critters In The Wild

With the advancement of digital technologies and easy access to photography gear for most enthusiasts, wildlife photography is becoming an easier …

Nature Photography

Can You Do These 7 Things on Your Camera Without Looking?

Cameras have a lot of buttons, functions and features and the manuals for them are about the size of a phone book these days. It can take a while to …

What is the Golden Ratio in Photography and How to Use It

Imagine you’re standing at the edge of a rock. There’s an incredible scene under your feet. Even the light is perfect. Yet, you look through the …

Learn White Balance Basics to Achieve Accurate Colors

<b>We hear about the importance of getting the white balance right all the time. This quick tutorial shows us how we can do that to get great colors in</b> …

Start-to-Finish High-End Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the best educators in the realm of Photoshop and post-production for beginners is Unmesh Dinda of PiXimperfect, who is widely regarded for his …

The Ultimate Guide on How to Use Photoshop Layer Masks

Diving deep into Photoshop can seem daunting, but to suit both beginners and more experienced Photoshop users alike, Colin Smith from Photoshop Cafe …

Want to Print Your Own Photos? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

The digital age has pushed some of us away from printing our photos, but at the same time, better technology and cheaper prices has made it more …

Photo Basics: What Are Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO (VIDEO)

Kellan Reck, a two-time Emmy Award-winning editor and cinematographer, shared the below video with us today and it’s a great primer (or, for some of …

Get a Well-Exposed Landscape Photo Every Time With This One Simple Trick

If I had to choose my biggest complaint about landscape photography, it would probably be the difficulty in getting a well-exposed image.<p>You've been …

Here's the Best Way to Sharpen Portraits in Photoshop, According to Tutorial Resource Phlearn

Phlearn is a great photography educational site that provides helpful tutorials on a range of topics, mainly centering around Photoshop and Lightroom …

How to Precisely Match Colors in Photoshop

There are numerous ways to do any one specific job in Photoshop, but getting colors to match can be one of the more trickier tasks. In this video by …

Add Depth and Drama to Landscape Photos Using Lightroom

Here’s a 24-minute video from Andrew Marr that looks at how he adds depth and drama to landscape photos during post-processing in Adobe Lightroom.<p>The …

Know Your Objects: The Difference Between Smart and Raster Objects in Photoshop

If you're new to Photoshop (or even a seasoned user), you may not have worked with Smart Objects before. They're a very useful feature of the …

Tutorials

Bite Size Tips: How to Get the Perfect Exposure with a Histogram

The histogram is one of the most useful tools in the camera that helps to evaluate proper exposure and is also one of the least understood and used …

Landscape Photography

Exposure Compensation Demystified

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Exposure compensation is a valuable …

How I “scanned” old negatives with $0 budget, a DSLR and stuff I had at home

A few days ago, my boyfriend found some old 35mm negatives. I really wanted to see baby photos of him, so I was wondering: can I “scan” these films …

Tech tricks to help you organize your digital photo library

Get more out of Google Photos and Apple Photos.<p>Smartphones' ever-improving cameras encourage us to snap an ever-increasing pile of digital photos. And as these images build up in your phone's storage, they become harder and harder to organize. That's where apps come in.<p>Both Google Photos (for …