Bryan Stafford

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Set Up Your Camera For Long Exposures

Long exposure photography can be a tricky technique. For me, it requires a lot of experience and testing before I get the perfect shot. It also …

How To Plan For Summer Travel Photography

To come home from a trip with great photos, plan ahead. This goes for everything from landscape and nature photography to street and general travel …

Hands-On with Unreal Studio

Real time rendering tool lets you create fast, beautiful animations, renderings and product demonstrations<p>Epic Games is in the process of rolling out …

5 Creative Things You Can Do with the Crop Tool in Premiere Pro

The crop tool in Premiere Pro has a lot more to offer than you might think.If you have any experience working in Adobe Premiere Pro, or any NLE for …

11 Branded Content Masterminds Who Are Elevating the Art of Marketing

Whether creating viral videos or bringing the potency of journalism to corporate content, each of the creators honored in this year’s Adweek Creative …

How to Master Your Own Psychology in Street Photography

Dear friend,One of the most challenging things in street photography is mastering your own psychology; to conquer your personal fears in …

You Can Watch 99 Hours of Free Online Photography Classes from the School of Visual Arts (SVA)

Here’s something photo-related you can do over the long Memorial Day weekend coming up. The School of Visual Arts in New York City has 99 hours of …

Photography

Here Are Some Easy Tips on How to Use the Important Tone Curve Tool in Lightroom (VIDEO)

We’ve shared several tutorials on Photoshop’s Curves tool in recent weeks and they’ve been quite popular. So, here’s a helpful video on a similarly …

Understanding ProRes RAW – Is it ProRes or is it RAW?

Have you ever tried to solve a small problem only to discover you’ve accidentally solved a much bigger one as well? Like when you remove a scene …

LUT Video Guide: Learn What Looks Can and Can't Do for Your Images

LUTs aren't magic. They only enhance the magic you've already created.LUTs can be powerful tools to use when calibrating a monitor or grading your …

Cinematography

How to Make Your Own Profiles for Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom

Earlier this month, Adobe released an update that massively revamped its Camera Profiles, renaming the feature Profiles. In addition to 6 new Adobe …

Tutorials

7 Jedi Mind Tricks Every Portrait Photographer Should Know

Jedi mind tricks are not just for Jedi. They’re for photographers too. Us portrait photographers face a difficult mission. We must form instant …

Stand Up Comedy

How to Use Auto-Ducking in Premiere Pro to Improve the Audio Quality of Your Videos

When getting into videography, the most challenging part tends to be the sound, especially for us photographers. With the latest Adobe Premiere Pro …

Videography

Watch: Learn How to Use Flags, Nets, and Silks to Shape Light

Don't know much about flags? Here's a video that will get you up to speed.Lighting is one of the more complicated aspects of filmmaking, especially …

Color Management

Fuji Raw Processors Compared: There’s a Lot More To It Than Image Quality

There has been a wave of updates to raw processors recently, including new releases this week from Topaz and ON1. Consequently, it has been difficult …

This Is The Mindset You Need To Succeed 10X or 100X In Life (And It's The Opposite Of Convention)

When two people come together who are living in their "unique ability," they can go 100X bigger in their goals.<p><b>"</b><b>Being a giver is not good for a 100-</b><b>yard</b> <b></b><b>dash</b><b>, but it's valuable in a marathon.</b><b>"</b><b>--</b> Adam Grant<p>Many people are TAKERS, especially those who desperately want success.<p>They engage in …

Learn to use your tablet like an ace with these eight iPad Pro tips and tricks

Jessica Lee Star/Digital Trends<p>When the original iPad launched in 2010, it was in many ways a glorified iPhone with a significantly larger screen. …

Challenge Yourself to Eat Clean For 2 Weeks

Eating clean doesn't mean giving up foods you love, but it does entail making healthy, homemade meals. Our latest Two-Week Clean-Eating Plan, created by registered dietitians Stephanie Clarke and Willow Jarosh of C&J Nutrition, focuses on whole foods: fruits, veggies, whole grains, and lean …

The future of AI as a creative marketing tool

AI attracts a lot of attention from many different industries, and marketing is no exception. There are a lot of discussions going on about how AI can help companies make their marketing efforts more efficient.<p>When speaking about AI in marketing, the focus is usually on how AI can effectively …

Artificial Intelligence

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

How to Develop Your Own Black and White Film at Home: No Darkroom Needed

Shooting film is a lot of fun, but part of what pushes photographers away from it is the cost, a lot of which is tied up in developing. This awesome …

The Hidden History of Scandinavia's Love of Cardamom

Every year, from the beginning of December through Christmas, Kicki Pallin drinks glogg. It’s a wine that’s “kind of sweet” and features a spice …

19 Farro Recipes That Make You Wonder Why It's Taken You So Long to Eat It

Once upon a time, a titan named quinoa swept across the globe and started dominating all kinds of recipes. We understand why: It's full of protein, …

Need to Calm Yourself Down? Try This Military-Approved Breathing Technique

Whether you’re dealing with co-worker chaos or pressure to perform on a project, it’s difficult to excel at work when you're extremely stressed. …

Pan-Roasted Chicken
 With Braised Apple and Cabbage

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat oven to 450°F.<p>Step 2<p>Heat a large cast-iron skillet over medium-high. Season chicken with 1½ teaspoons salt and ½ …

Understanding Your Camera's Internal Light Meter and Metering Modes

Understanding the internal light meter of my camera is one of the best skills I've ever learned. It helps me to shoot in fully manual mode, so that I …

Shutter Speed

Tilapia with Smoked Paprika Butter and Broccoli in Foil Packets Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> Looking for some inspiration for manageable dinners this fall, ones that are practically impossible to mess up, and versatile in their ingredients? Yeah, me too (always). This is exactly the kind of recipe that’s good to have in your back pocket for crazy weeknights or relaxed …

Photoshop Basics: Here’s the Easiest Way to Remove Ugly Color Casts from Photographs (VIDEO)

How often have you photographed a great-looking scene, only to find an ugly color cast in all or part of the image? These unwanted and annoying tints …

10 healthy eating habits from around the world that Americans could learn from

Eating healthy doesn't have to be overly complicated.<p>But eating the same health foods every single day brings up another problem — boredom. This keeps you from enjoying your meals and makes you resent the healthy foods you once loved.<p>Instead, to avoid this mealtime rut, consider adapting eating …

Nutrition

The Advantages of Test-Tube Tuna

As edible, affordable lab-grown meat remains out of reach, a tiny start-up might have found a faster route to dinner tables.<p>Most people who follow food are aware that scientists and tech companies are trying to grow meat in labs. When they’ll see it and what it will look and taste like—those are …

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