Meagan Johnson

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5 Ways To Step Up Your Editing Game

These days, most photographers spend way more time staring at a computer screen than peering through a viewfinder. Despite this, we sure do spend a …

Making a Rotating Room Set for a Gravity Defying Shoot for Just $350

North Webster, Indiana-based photographer and videographer Justin Fredrick Clark recently shared this awesome behind-the-scenes video showing how he …

The Art of Color Processing

1<p>Digital Darkroom Retouching Tips<p>In The Art of Color Processing: A Guide to Creative Development in the Digital Darkroom I also discuss the history …

Tutorials

Grab a Coffee and Get Comfortable for These Great Photography Links

It's been a terrific week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners of the internet to find the best …

Photography

Topaz Adjust: Brilliant Contrast, Detail & Color Enhancement

We’ve been seeing more and more prominent photographers integrating <i>Topaz Adjust</i> into their post-processing workflow. Trey Ratcliff, Rick Sammon, …

Tutorials

500 Days of Six Shooters

#500 Noelle Swan Gilbert<p>I’m not exactly sure how many words it takes to have a conversation these days (“Sup? nm, u?”), but today I am celebrating a</i> …

The Sabattier Effect

I have a rule when it comes to Photoshop, Lightroom, and post-processing in general. I have always felt that image manipulation should be a tool, not …

Digital Photography

Beautiful Stop Motion Short Celebrating Pictures, Made with 80,000 Pictures

What do you do when your hard drive becomes full of images? Tens of thousands of images that you would never print, yet that you can’t delete either. …

The edgertronic: A Small and Affordable Super Slow-Motion Camera

High resolution, super slow-motion video is usually reserved for movie studios or individuals with very deep pockets. Once the frame rate …

Beautiful Cinematic Stop Motion Creation Made from 80K Photos Shot Over 3 Years

Sometimes photo projects take days. Sometimes they take months. In photographer and filmmaker Gioacchino Petronicce’s case, his project “PICTURES” …

Stunning Skydiving Photo Complete with Rocket Launch in the Background

On June 7th, 2007, a Delta II rocket blasted off from Vandenberg Air Force Base in Lompoc, California, carrying with it the Italian Thales …

A century of National Geographic photographs

An archive of National Geographic photographs spanning more than a century captures magical corners of our planet that are vanishing every day<p>• See a gallery of photographs from the exhibition<p>In a photograph by Randy Olson that is in the finest traditions of National Geographic magazine, Mohanis …

How to Get Amazing Images from Shadows (15 Awesome Examples)

Photographing shadows is often overlooked as a creative subject for our photography, and we can understand why. Any photographer, or photographic …

Landscape Photography

Adobe releases new versions of Photoshop, Premiere Elements

<b>Adobe has updated its consumer-oriented photo- and video-editing software packages with the release of Premiere Elements 12 and Photoshop Elements 12.</b><p>…

Tutorials

10 Ways to Improve Your Photography in 30 Days

Improvement in any area requires a plan and some action. If you would like to improve the results that you get from your own photography there are …

Landscape Photography

National Geographic: Then and Now – in pictures

National Geographic magazine has been at the forefront of photojournalism since it first began publishing photographs in 1890. An exhibition at Beetles + Huxley showcases over 100 vintage and contemporary prints from 26 September to 19 October 2013. Here are some of them<p>• Jonathan Jones on what the …

Kenya attack: a photographer's view from the Westgate mall

Goran Tomasevic is Reuters chief photographer for East Africa, based in Nairobi, Kenya. He recounts his experiences covering the first few hours of the attack by Islamist militants on the Westgate shopping mall. WARNING: The images following are graphic and may cause distress to some readers<p>I was …

Hook, Line And Picture

When photographer Courtney Johnson moved to Wilmington, N.C., she knew she would need to find a new inspiration for her projects, which had formerly focused on cityscapes.<p>She was instantly drawn to the ocean piers that were so common in the coastal region. As an extension of the land, piers provide …

When Being a Good Photographer Isn’t Enough

I’ve met a lot of bitter photographers over the years, especially as high-end cameras have become cheaper and more accessible. They complain that …

9 Features Every Photography Website Needs Now

Do you typically update your photography website on looks alone? Silly snapper! There is so much more to consider when putting together your website. …

Setting The Mood By Adjusting Your White Balance

Photographers often deal with a variety of light sources, each of which has it’s own color cast. When compared to daylight in the middle of the day, …

Digital Photography

Photographer Captures His Daughters' Irresistible Shenanigans

Any doting parent proudly gets behind the camera to photograph their children especially during those wonder years of childhood. Professional wedding …

San Francisco

What Does a Google Business Photographer Do?

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be a photographer for Google’s new Street View ventures inside buildings? Photographers all over the world …

Landscape Photography