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Adobe Lightroom App Update Adds Full Camera RAW Support

A new update has been rolled out this week for the Adobe Lightroom App which brings with it a number of new features, tweaks and enhancements. One of …

Tutorials

Lightroom vs Photoshop: 5 Major Reasons Pros Prefer Lightroom

• 46shares<br>• 21<p>Lightroom vs Photoshop? It’s the question most of us ask ourselves when we start our post processing journey with our photos. I first …

The Best Portfolio Builders For Photographers According To Photographers

If you’re going to try to make your way and your mark as a photographer, people are going to need to know you exist. Period. Your work is going to …

5 Best Lenses for Portrait Photography

Questions on the subject of lens choice are as limitless as lens choice itself. Show me 10 photographers and I’ll show you at least 11 divergent …

Setup

Chase Jarvis Gets Real About Money in Photography

A lot of us have been there, especially when we're first trying to build our businesses in the beginning. A job lands that you feel like you can pull …

Understanding the Basic Laws of Light and How to Use Them

As we mentioned this morning, composition is one of the most critical aspects of photography. But another, equally important piece is understanding …

Photography

What Your Camera’s Auto Bracketing Feature Can Do and How to Use It

Cameras today are a marvel of modern technology, giving us beautifully exposed, wonderfully sharp images much of the time. There are times however …

PHOTOS: Finalists For The 2016 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards

The 2016 finalists for the second annual Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards have been announced, and they are predictably delightful.<p>A grinning owl. A fish slapping a bear in the face. An unfortunate interaction between a buffalo and a bird. At least two eagles with very little dignity. Click …

Wildlife

Macphun is taking on Lightroom with Luminar - an new all-in-one photo editing solution

All new image software that gets released wants to become your go-to software. Coming in against the world of Lightroom and Photoshop can be a tough …

Your First 3 Steps To Learning Photoshop

The darkroom has always been a place where manipulations to photos occur, and those manipulations range from the minor to the extreme. The general …

How to Shoot Architectural Photography Like a Pro

Architectural photography — capturing motionless, massive structures — can seem simple compared to fast-paced sports photography, or the visceral …

Blown-up picture of Shanghai panorama reveals naked man in hotel window

To the uninitiated, this panoramic snap of Shanghai’s waterfront is just an amazing shot of the sprawling city landscape — but on closer inspection, a shocking surprise lies in wait.<p>The mesmerizing 24.9-billion-pixel panoramic photograph has gone viral on the Internet as users zoomed in close …

Prisma turned a time lapse of China into a beautiful animated movie

Prisma, an incredibly popular iOS app that’s now available on Android, uses AI to “paint” over images in the style of any of a number of famous …

Master the Art of Panning With These 9 Useful Tips

Panning is a technique where you pan your camera to follow the motion of your subject and render motion blur to the background but capture the …

Learn to See Photographically With These 4 Tips

Perhaps one of the biggest challenges in becoming a proficient photographer is learning to see the creative possibilities of the scene in front of …

How to Effectively Combine Aperture and Shutter Speed

It’s probably safe to say that nearly everyone reading this has not only heard of the famed exposure triangle, but has also dedicated a decent amount …

Getting Started With Low Key Portraiture

Most people take low key for granted, and think that one just needs to underexpose and all is set. The reality, however, is quite different. First of …

Streethunters Local Guide: Become a Guide or Fixer for Street Photographers Visiting Your City!

Recently Gaël Berthon, a street photographer who’s had his work featured in our Street Photo of the Week series, contacted us with an awesome …

The 8 Immutable Laws of Sharp Portrait Photographs

In portrait photography, it's not always easy to get the perfect shot. You need to get the right light, framing, angle, emotion, and sharpness. …

How To Print A Media Pass To Save Money On Checked Bags At The Airport

Did you know that photographers and videographers get special rates on checked bags with most major airlines? Some airlines will allow you to save …

The Comedy Wildlife Photography awards - in pictures

A selection from the shortlist of 40, with images from around the world including a forgetful meerkat, a waving hare and a frog with a smile

Bokeh On A Budget | Make Your Very Own 50mm f/1.2 for Just $20

For those of us that don’t have $1500 dollars for a f/1.2 Canon or Nikon prime laying around, Mathieu Stern, a connoisseur of odd lens discoveries, …

Portrait Tip: Flash and Shade Don’t Mix, Here’s How You Fix That

Nearly every photographer has spent a portion of a session bouncing from tree to tree, placing their subjects in the patches of shade that these …

ACCURATE

Breaking Down the Lighting of a Studio Portrait

Photographer Karl Taylor made this 7-minute walkthrough video after people asked about his lighting setup for a commercial studio portrait he shot …

Photography

Studio Lighting Tutorials | Ultimate List Of Free Resources

Image Credit: Julia Kuzmenko<p>Good studio lighting tutorials are surprisingly hard to come by. I’m sure loads of you are ready to vehemently disagree …

Best website hosting for photographers

One of the biggest frustrations as a business owner is “website” anything. Website design, website downtime, website crashing, website tsunami’s <i>(ok</i> …

Customer Service

5 Assignments You Need To Follow To Become a Better Photographer

5 Assignments To Become a Better Photographer<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 16, 2016 By Kim Suarez<p>5 Assignments To Become a Better Photographer …

Street Photography

How to Create a Portrait Retouching Plan of Action

It's tempting, after a shoot, to jump right into retouching your images and fixing any problems you see.<br>Not so fast! If you start working without …