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How iPhone photographers connect the world using only ‘basic’ gear

Previous Next<p>1 of 2<p>A photograph is a connection — to a person, place, or moment in time. But making that connection wasn’t always convenient. Before …

Mobile Photography

Why Shoot in Aperture Priority Mode ?

Aperture Priority mode is a go-to for many photographers. The reasons? Creative control, artistry, control over light management are just a few of …

Cameras

Incredible ​Winners​ ​of​ Scuba​ ​Diving​ ​Magazine’s​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest 2018

The winners of the annual Through​ ​Your​ ​Lens<i>​ Underwater ​Photo​ Contest</i> have just been announced, revealing extraordinary moments from ocean life. Developed​ ​and​ ​produced​ ​by Scuba Diving Magazine, the competition is now in it’s 14th year, and drew more than 2,100 incredible entries from …

Scuba Diving

7 Actionable Steps to Capturing Photos That Grab Attention

Capturing images that grab attention is a goal of any photographer. It’s exactly this skill that separates a good photographer from an average one.<p>An …

Landscape Photography

Face to Face: 5 Essential Tips to Improve Your Portrait Photography

From the original “selfie” way back in 1839 to high school yearbook pictures, portrait photography is a notable experience for all parties involved. …

Photography

Meet Darian Volkova, The Master of Russian Classical Ballet Photography

Darian Volkova (previously featured) is a multi-talented 27-year-old photographer, ballet dancer, and artist who was born and raised in Khabarovsk …

Dance

13 Tips: Snow Photography for Beginners

Are you ready to run outside and start shooting? I know how you feel, I love snow photography too. Here are a few things to keep in mind:<p>The tips in …

Cameras

3 creative photography tricks using continuous shooting mode

Using continuous shooting mode on your camera is as simple as switching from single shooting mode (S) to continuous (C). Easy as that. Before we get …

Cameras

4 Tips to Create Stronger Landscape Photography

If you’re like me and love great landscape photography, then you’ve probably wondered how the same photographers seem to be able to pull off …

Landscape Photography

The Secret Lives of Wild Animals

Photo: Jonny Armstrong<p>Jonny Armstrong is a portrait photographer, but he’s never met any of his subjects. That’s because he doesn’t actually press the shutter button when his camera takes a picture, he leaves that up to his models: grizzly bears, leopards, and other wild animals. Armstrong is a …

Wildlife

21 Photography Tips and Tricks For You To Get Creative Today

Photographers who produce images with the wow factor do two things very well. Firstly, they know how to use their camera creatively. Second, they …

Tilt-shift

44 Tips to Improve Your Photography

<b>1. Shoot every day</b> Like any skill, the more you do it, the better you can get. The best camera you have is the one in your hand, so if you aren’t out …

Photography

Beautiful Macro Flower Photography by Miyako Koumura

Gorgeous flowers pictures by Miyako Koumura, a talented self-taught photographer, retoucher, and nature lover currently based in Tokyo, Japan. Miyako …

Photography

10 TIPS FOR MASTERING LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY

Mastering landscape photography can be a lifelong pursuit.<p>From chasing the best light to shooting in inclement weather, dealing with crowds and …

Landscape Photography

Pro Photographer Uses a $20 Lighting Setup With Impressive Results

What happens when a hugely successful photographer grabs a $20 halogen light from Home Depot and uses it in a model photoshoot? You be the judge.<p>It …

Photography

Breakthrough Photography’s Magnetic Filters Attach in a Snap

Breakthrough Photography has launched a magnetic circular lens filter system that allows filters to be attached and removed instantly with zero …

Magnetism

How to use the Aperture Priority mode

<b>We’re going to show you how to move out of the comfort of Auto mode and get stuck in to one of your camera's other exposure modes. In order to do</b> …

Shutter Speed

How to Take Striking Lightning Photos: 5 Tips

Photographer Pierre T. Lambert was recently in Zion National Park in Utah when a thunderstorm suddenly hit the area. While that was a bummer for his …

11 outstanding images from a new show celebrating the incredible heights that landscape photography can reach

A new exhibition shows how modern technology has pushed landscape photography to undreamt-of levels, as the magnificent images on this page show. But …

Master Your Wide-Angle Lens Photography

One of the best things about a wide-angle lens is that it allows you to get gorgeous, sweeping views of a landscape.<p>With other lenses, it's difficult …

Landscape Photography

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This Photographer's Shots of Ballerinas Dancing in the Snow Will Totally Give You Chills

What do you get when you take professional dancers out of the studio and capture them in unconventional settings? Pure magic. The stunning work of New York City-based photographer Omar Z. Robles focuses exactly on this juxtaposition by highlighting the gracefulness of ballerinas against urban …

A Star Photographer Breaks Down The Rules For Epic Landscape Pictures

Humans love photography. There is a natural human drive to capture images of those things we find beautiful or emotionally impactful. We fill albums and frames with pics and keep them where we can reflect on the images as we move through our days. We pay to enter galleries and museums full of …

Camera Basics: Understanding Hyperfocal Distance, Depth of Field, and How Focus Works (VIDEO)

Just because you have a camera with a fast and accurate autofocus system, and a bag of lenses to match, that doesn’t mean you should simply depress …

Depth Of Field

Learn How to Do Long Exposure Photography

When each frame takes a half a minute or more to capture, the road to learning long exposure photography can be a long one. Here’s a much-needed …

The best photos taken of planet Earth last year will transform the way you see the world

The natural world is a stunning place.<p>Every year, the best landscape photography shows off Earth's beauty. The following photos are some of the winners from the 2017 International Landscape Photographer of the Year contest.<p>They highlight powerful mountains, scenes of isolation, worlds of color and …

Landscape Photography

Funniest Winners of the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards 2017

If you’re into wildlife photography, you’ll know that it takes plenty of patience and talent to capture wild animals at their best, and even more so when it comes to catching them at their most mischievous. The Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards aims to showcase the work of talented photographers …

Nature Photography

7 useful tips for taking incredible winter photographs

I love photographing in the mountainous areas of the UK. We are so lucky to have some of the world’s best scenery right on our doorstep. Even better …

Three mistakes all beginner portrait photographers make, and how to fix them

We all make mistakes in the process of learning. But some mistakes are more common than the others, and there’s probably no photographer who hasn’t …

Why F/16?

Late-October aspens near Silver Lake, June Lake Loop, Inyo NF, CA, USA. I used f/16 to get everything in focus in this 2008 photograph from the …