Chris Walker

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How to Improve Your Landscape Photography By Understanding Portrait Lighting

The further I have gone on my photography journey, the more I have come to learn about the importance of understanding light. I believe light is the …

Landscape Photography

10 masturbation questions you've been too afraid to ask, answered by gynecologists

Statistically speaking, a lot of people masturbate.<p>According to an analysis of Indiana University's National Survey Of Sexual Health And Behavior (NSSHB) by FiveThirtyEight, 71.5% of women and 81.5% of men from age 25-29 in the United States masturbate at least once a year.<p>Despite the clear …

Comedy Central

Rekindling the Romance of Black and White Photography

There is a renewed interest in the romance of black and white photography for several good reasons. First, hyped color is becoming boringly …

Tutorials

A Quick Visual: How Much Light a Full Frame Sensor Absorbs Vs an APS-C Sensor

<i>Full frame sensors are great when it comes to the editing process later on.</i><p>While testing out the Rokinon 50mm f1.4 AF for the Sony a7r III and the …

Cameras

6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Landscape Photography

6 Quick Tips for Doing Summer Photography

For many of us in the Northern Hemisphere, it is finally here – <i>sunshine</i> – the time of year most synonymous with new beginnings, transition and growth …

Landscape Photography

Wedding Photographer Shares A Ridiculously Simple Photography Trick And The Results Are Stunning

If you haven’t yet mastered the inner workings of a camera, simple photography tricks can help you a great deal. Recently, wedding photographer …

Wedding Photography

Two Tips to Make Interesting Photos From Uninteresting Scenes

Sometimes, there isn’t a whole lot to a photo: nothing’s moving, or it’s a scene without a strong subject. How do you — the photographer — make it …

Landscape Photography

5 Quick Tips for Shooting Sensual Swimwear Photos at the Beach (VIDEO)

With the first day of summer just two weeks away, it’s time to start thinking about shooting photographs at the beach. And what better way to do that …

Photography

These 3 YouTube Channels Will Help You Become A Better Photographer

Learning photography is easy these days. I’m not referring to one’s ability to comprehend the various concepts and rules that are central to good …

Street Photography

First Principles in Photography

Dear friend,I want to take it back to basics to your photography: to respark your passion and enthusiasm for photography. Let’s take it back to …

Street Photography

Learn photography now with 100 free online lessons from School of Visual Arts

There’s a seemingly endless amount of photography tutorials on the internet. But just how many of them feature leading photographers and experts? …

Photography

Landscape Light, Part 2

Last week, in part 1, I covered three important qualities of landscape light: side light, alpenglow light and front light. Because I feel that light …

Landscape Photography

The Composition Checklist

Composition is a vital aspect of photography, but remembering composition rules and techniques can be challenging when you’re new to photography. …

Landscape Photography

How to do Visual Storytelling with Photos

The old adage, “A picture is worth a thousand words”, essentially means that what you can see in one image would take many words to describe the …

Framing

Tips for Choosing Between RAW Versus JPEG File Format

Perhaps one of the most commonly asked questions in digital photography is around which file type to use when shooting – JPEG or RAW file format. …

Tutorials

Do You Know These Two Indicators That Usually Mean a Photo Would Make a Great Black and White?

It is no particular secret that black and white photographs usually stay in vogue a lot longer than their full-colour cousins. Anybody who has been …

Tutorials

Henri-Cartier Bresson's Best Decisive Moments on Display at ICP

<i>Believe it or not, Henri-Cartier Bresson hated the marketing term “the decisive moment.”</i><p>When we speak about Bresson, we often associate him with the …

Get Started With Shooting Video By Learning How to Control Exposure

Whether you’re picking up a camera for the first time to shoot video or you’re coming from the photography side and could use a guide to translate …

Videography

Philosophy of Aesthetics: What Makes a Photograph Ugly or Beautiful?

Something I’ve been pondering for a a long time: what makes something “beautiful” vs “ugly?” What makes a beautiful photograph, and what makes a …

Andy Warhol

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 …

Tutorials

Harness the Power of Color Like a Pro When Processing Landscape Photography

When we talk about landscape photography post-processing and it comes down to adjusting color, we're in most cases bombarded by theoretical terms. …

Landscape Photography

How to Shoot Corporate Headshot Photography

One of the jobs you will find yourself doing as a portrait photographer is <b>Corporate Headshots</b>. This isn't usually glamorous work. You often only have …

Photography

Top Mountain Ranges in North America That Photographers Love to Photograph

For many landscape photographers, mountains represent the pinnacle of subject matter.Not only can you photograph gorgeous mountain peaks covered in …

National Parks

Here Are Some Great Lightroom Tips and Tricks for Beginners (VIDEO)

We love it when photographers give us a look at their post-processing workflow because it not only presents some great software tips and tricks, it …

Tutorials

How to Photograph Spectacular Light Trails

When I first started in photography one of the shots I was immediately attracted to was light trails. In a time before the Internet, these great …

7 Tips on How to Make Anyone Look Good in Photos (VIDEO)

We’ve shared quite a few videos recently on how to effectively pose people in photos and they’ve proved to be quite popular. So, here’s another one …

8 Beginner Tips for Images with a Better Background

Are you taking too many photos where the background is distracting from your main subject? It’s a common mistake for beginner photographers to pay …

Landscape Photography

How to Check & Correct Your Autofocus: Tips for Fine-Tuning AF to Get Sharper Images

It’s time to sharpen up your pix. Modern DSLRs generally rely on what’s called phase difference autofocusing: basically, a rangefinder scheme updated …

Cameras