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By Chris Wright | Tips and tricks for Photography and Video

How to Color Your Photos Using the HSL Tool in Lightroom

Today, it’s becoming increasingly harder for your style as a photographer to become recognized. Of course, there are prolific photographers such as …

Photoshop

5 Best Ways to Reduce Video Size for Faster Loading

As technology evolves, so does our ability to share information. Internet connections are faster and more reliable than ever, but video files are …

5 Tips for Better Food Photography in Almost Any Setting

Pin<p>1. Taste It First<p>I find that once I know how amazing a dish tastes then I’m motivated to show off the unique qualities that make it such a winner. …

Food Photography

How to Shoot a High-End Cosmetics Photo with Cheap Speedlights

If we wrote it once, we’ve written it a thousand times: you don’t <i>need</i> expensive equipment to capture high-quality studio photography. As photographer …

Photography

How to Color Grade Photos Using Only Solid Colors and Blend If

Eye Stocker published this simple 5-minute Photoshop video tutorial that shows how you can color grade any photo using only solid color adjustment …

Photoshop

Thunderstruck: A Guide to Photographing Lightning Part II

I absolutely love post production as a photographer. For me, a job is 50% photography and 50% retouching. One compliments the other. I get just as …

Photoshop

How to Use Image Stacking for 100 Megapixel Cityscapes

Stacking your images in Photoshop has several benefits. First, stacking gives you the ability to produce ultra-high resolution megapixel monsters …

Photoshop

This Video Explains All 27 Photoshop Blending Modes in Detail

There are 27 different blending modes in Photoshop, and unless you’re a real retouching junkie, chances are good you haven’t explored each and every …

Photoshop

Understanding Quality of Light for Photography

To a photographer, light is everything. As educator Jay P. Morgan explains, the manipulation of light doesn’t just affect the way a viewer sees a …

Tutorials

These are three essential components for telling story in a single photo

You know what they say: a picture is worth a thousand words. But telling a story with a single image is not an easy task. As you know, there are many …

Photography

How to Make a Timelapse Video: A Beginner’s Guide

A video is made up from 25 single photos per second, that, when placed back-to-back, trick our mind into seeing motion. But what would happen if we …

Tutorials

Advice From Master Filmmakers

In this video, directors tell us how they define what it is to make a movie. They give advice to the viewer, the next generation of filmmakers. The …

The Relationship Between Shutter Speed & Flash Is Critical | Remember This Lighting Mantra

Aperture controls flash, shutter speed controls ambient…this is a good mantra to have when trying to understand and control flash.<p>Some photographers …

Imaging

Grow Your Business with Tips from Advertising Photographer Tim Tadder

Knowing how to use a camera or lighting is great but not enough to have a successful photography or videography business. RGG EDU have teamed up with …

Small Business

This Audi Ad Was Shot Using 1/43 Scale Models and a Homemade Desert

Most car commercials involve big budgets, test drivers, and excursions to exotic far-away lands—unless, of course, you hire miniature photography …

Audi
Photography

A Prime Dilemma: 50mm vs 85mm Lenses And How to Choose

Popular lens upgrades for photographers who prefer primes to zooms, the 50mm and 85mm focal lengths are among the most popular in use today. But …

Street Photography

Adobe shows off stunning AI retouching tool likely destined for a future version of Photoshop/Lightroom

Retouchers can transform the most mundane of photos into truly stunning ones – but it takes a great deal of skill and time. A joint Adobe-Cornell collaboration has just demonstrated that fully-automated AI systems can do the same thing, suggesting a tool that is likely to make it into a future …

Photoshop

Tips From a Pro: The Enchanting Wave Photography of Ray Collins

Australian photographer Ray Collins captures amazing pictures of the ocean<p><i>I bought my first camera in 2007 due to having a lot of downtime with a</i> …

Photography

Nature Photographer Thomas Heaton Reveals His Secrets for Shooting Spectacular Seascapes

British nature photographer Thomas Heaton says his images “are all about telling a story,” and in the video below he shares some great tips and …

Photography

Beyond the Snapshots: How To Tell a Story With Your Travel Photography

A little homework can make your travel photography into a true narrative<p>When it comes to picking a traveling companion, you can’t beat a camera. …

Photography

5 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Photography

There's a reason why people say that hindsight is 20/20.<p>If I'd only known the things I know now, my first few years as a photographer would have been …

Imaging

Camera Settings for Concert Photography Beginners

This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take …

Digital Photography

Modern Food Photography Lighting Techniques

Modern food photography seems to have been stuck on the “one softbox motif” for quite a while now. And while shooting with a single softbox can get …

Food Photography

Fire and Ice Product Photography

I was recently contracted by a machine shop to make their products look compelling. They wanted images that would draw attention to the finer details …

Tutorials

How to Create Even Colors in Your Images

One of the most obvious telltale signs of an unprofessional commercial or product image is color. The most famous and readily cited issue is color …

On causality in landscape photography

Causality is the relationship between cause and effect – and in landscape photography, this dynamic can help you tell a story, beyond the …

Landscape Photography

Top 10 Lighting Facts Beginner Photographers Need to Know

When it comes to creating any type of photo - a portrait, a landscape, a macro scene, and everything in between, lighting is the most important …

Tutorials

How to Prevent Fungus and Keep Your Lenses from Fogging up

Lens condensation is an inconvenient and potentially damaging problem for those of us living in hot, humid climates and photographers traveling to …

Photography