Christopher A. Jablonski

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The Key to Well-Behaved Kids Isn't Punishment. It's Discipline, and There's a Big Difference.

Those blue and red permanent markers, hidden in the kitchen drawer, are too tempting. Your child remembers seeing you stash them there, and one …

The Modeling Industry: What Photographers Need to Know

I think it’s fair to say that most photographers will, at some point in their career, have to work with models at least once—whether you’re a still …

Why You Should Photograph Your Loved Ones

Dear friend,<p>There is nobody more important to photograph than our loved ones.<p>1. Why travel to photograph?<p>Why is it that we always try to photograph …

Street Photography

Where to Focus for Portrait Photography

Figuring out where to focus when shooting portraits may seem pretty straightforward, but there are a few basic things you should know. In the video …

Portrait Tips: Great Eyes Start At The Toes

The eyes are the most important part of a portrait, and the expression in the eyes makes the difference between a well-lit picture and a stunning …

10 Urban Photoshoot Ideas For Your Next Engagement Session

Photographing in an urban landscape without a proper understanding of how to use your surroundings to your benefit can not only thwart your creative …

Photographing a model in sunset with only one strobe

Combining natural light and flash can be tricky, but photographer Axel Rivera shared a perfect example of such image with us. He shot this gorgeous …

Angry Man Portrait Lighting Tutorial

This image by Karl Taylor, actually a composite of two images, uses a complex four light arrangement. It involves one beauty dish, two large …

4 Creative Ways to Photograph The Veil

Not only is the bridal veil a purposeful accessory for the bride on her wedding day, but it also helps soften the light to help create the mood, …

4 Newborn Photography Tips That Will Have You Taking Photos Like a Pro

<b><br>Photo by Belly Beautiful Portraits</b>When it comes to newborn photography, there's a lot to consider.Not only do you have the typical list of tasks you …

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 …

Top 10

How to Shoot Golden Hour Portraits That Require Less Editing

Spring is here; it’s a time for golden hour portraits and photographers to get excited about chasing the light in the creation of the killer photo. …

Shutter Speed

Beautiful Portrait Photography by Tristan Brown

<b>Tristan Brown</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and retoucher currently based in North Carolina, USA. Tristan focuses on portraiture, he shoots …

Photography

How to shoot cinematic headshots on a budget

Headshot photography, thought by many as a mundane part of applying for a new job, has actually seen a bit of a renaissance in recent years. Now, …

Cool Gels vs Warm Gels

Flash Gels 101: The Top Gels For All of Your Lighting Needs | Rangefinder

Flash gels play several important roles in photography. They can convert the color temperature of your flash, helping you balance your flash’s output …

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 …

Experimenting with backgrounds for portraits: the added value

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>March 20, 2017 By Taya Ivanova<p>Experimenting with backgrounds for portraits www.sleeklens.com<p>Backgrounds have the …

Chamaleon: Fine Art Portrait Photography by Ana Santos

<b>Ana Santos</b> is a talented photographer and digital artist currently lives and works in Madrid, Spain. Her latest project “Chamaleon” is a reflection …

Portrait Challenge | 4 Photographers Shooting Canon & Nikon & One Model

A few months back we featured a video by Jessica Kobeissi, a young photographer and educator based out of Detroit, Michigan, where she and two other …

How to Take Shallow Depth of Field Studio Portraits

Portraits taken with a shallow depth of field often look amazing, but getting them to look right with a flash can be tricky, especially if you don’t …

How to Get Started Using Colored Gels in Your Portrait Lighting

There is a progression that takes place in the journey that is our lighting knowledge: ambient light > on-camera flash > bouncing that flash > …

25 Inspirational Portrait Photographer Instagrams to Follow

Instagram continues to be one of the most popular social media platforms out there and with it’s focus centered around photos, it’s natural for …

How to Constructively Critique a Photographer’s Work

As an aspiring photographer, it eventually becomes obvious that likes on Facebook or comments such as “Beautiful work Kiddo!” from your mother aren’t …

Learn the Best Way to Dodge & Burn in Photoshop with This Easy-to-Follow Video Tutorial

There are a variety of methods for dodging and burning in Photoshop, with the traditional tools requiring you to employ a “destructive” workflow. …

The New Vodka Cocktail Recipe You Need in Your Life

Chic, easy, and I went all the way to Sweden to find it.<p>The town of Åhus, Sweden is about as idyllic as they come—in fact, it's one of the best preserved medieval towns in the entire country. The exteriors of most houses, with tiled roofs and colorful front doors, are covered in bright flower …

The 7 Best Glamping Spots for Fall

Fancy camping is the way to go—no bugs, no backaches, but the same spectacular views. So pack your luggage and leave your sleeping bags at home. These seven glamping go-tos merge indoor luxury with the great outdoors.

🍀 Live a Green Life With These 11 Smart Gardening Tools

Pollution is increasing day by day and the only way by which you can put a stop to it is by planting trees. You don’t need those old-school strenuous …

Good Housekeeping

Good Housekeeping reaches an audience of 30+ million each month. In addition to the magazine brand, the Good Housekeeping Institute is the consumer …

Snapchat just made it super-easy to create your own geofilter

Creating your own Snapchat geofilter for parties and other special occasions just got a whole lot easier thanks to a new web-based tool Snapchat unleashed on the world today.<p>With competition intensifying from Instagram’s new Stories feature, Snapchat is expanding the revenue it gets from geofilters …