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13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

30 Links to Cool Tutorials, Special Features and Tons of Great Photography

As another terrific week passes us by in the world of photography, Toad Hollow Photography has been searching in all corners of the internet to find …

Rediscovering the pleasure of black and white photography with the Fuji X100s - MirrorLessons

With the advent of digital photography, black and white has often, if not always, become a post-processing option rather than a style to adopt during …

Apps and Hacks for Editing On Your Phone

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>The secret behind the very best pix on Instagram is that they’re not exactly “insta.”<p>Most wow-worthy shots have had …

Mobile Photography

A Concise Guide to Lightroom Develop Presets

Comprehensive Guide to Color in Photoshop: Color Modes

Weekly email summary<p>Subscribe below and we’ll send you a weekly email summary of all new Design & Illustration tutorials. Never miss out on learning …

Tutorials

Black & White Photography Techniques

Black and white photography is a rewarding and challenging field of artistic photography. Even people who don’t care about photography can find …

Landscape Photography

5 Deadly Mistakes To Avoid When Shooting Portraits

Portrait photography is one of the most popular varieties of photography in part because it allows the photographer to be diverse, creative, and tell …

Getting Great Portraits At Sunset

I try to take advantage of natural light for shooting portraits whenever I can. It’s important to recognize the ways different types of natural light …

Photography

A Travel Tripod that can Also Act as a Light Stand

by Sarah Hipwell. I brought two cameras on a recent vacation to France. My trusty DSLR and my new fab Sony RX100. I don’t normally bring a tripod on …

Time I

Interview with Creative Time Lapse Photographer Rob Whitworth

<b>Your website bio mentions that you have extensive experience working in and around Asia. Which city is your favorite so far and why?</b><p>Hoi An. It’s sort …

Time-lapse Photography

6 Ways to Reduce Blown Out Highlights in Your Outdoor Photography

Shooting outdoors means dealing with challenging and changing lighting conditions which can sometimes lead to blown out highlights in your images. …

Landscape Photography

Beautiful Firework Photographs Captured Using Clever Camera Techniques

Firework photographs are generally pretty uniform in their appearance: a dark sky, glowing sparks that are either points or lines depending on …

5 Tips to Add Flavor to Your Landscape Photography

<i>Landscapes can have a magical impact on people.</i> Depending on the location, a landscape may instill a feeling of serenity or natural turmoil; it might …

Landscape Photography

Soft Flattering Color Portraits in Lightroom 4 and Lightroom 5

Introduction The Following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Preset System v5, a preset system designed to take you from Ordinary to …

Tutorials

This Beautiful Time-Lapse is a ‘Love Letter to the Fog of the San Francisco Bay Area’

In 2010, we featured photographer Simon Christen’s stunning time-lapse of the San Francisco Bay Area, <i>The Unseen Sea</i>. Since then, however, we haven’t …

The Basics of Using ND Grads to Improve Your Landscapes

As I’ve written before, the hardest part of landscape photography is retaining detail in a bright sky with a darker foreground. There are several …

Digital Photography

16 Cool Pictures of Baobab Trees

Anyone who loves The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry has heard of baobabs. They’re not fictional plants that grow on asteroids, though. …

Asteroids

How To Improve an Image with 2 Steps in Photoshop Using Screen Mode

A Guest Post by Sergey Sus/ Today I want to share a very simple way for improving a photo without having to change the exposure. I use this method …

Fireworks Photography Tips

We all love to see fireworks displays with the bright colors displayed against the night sky. Some of the displays can be quite spectacular. If you …

Landscape Photography

Adorable Pictures of Girls by Elena Karagyozova

Photographer Elena Karagyozova is the proud mother of three wonderful girls through whom she discovered photography. Now taking photos is her way of …

Photography

Lightroom Made Easy Tutorials

Adobe has just released Lightroom 6 for photo processing, and the new features have made this leading photo program even more powerful! With every …

How to photograph the supermoon

When the full moon coincides with the closest point between the moon and Earth in the lunar orbit, a supermoon occurs.<p>In 2014, the moon will appear …

Landscape Photography

8 Common Landscape Photography Mistakes Beginners Make

If you are interested in landscape photography I'm sure you have read lots of “how to improve…” type articles, which are all useful in their own way. …

Landscape Photography

Photography Gear Giveaway – Tripod, Monopod, Backdrop Stands and More

It’s time for another giveaway! This time we’ve teamed up with Calumet Hollywood and SLR Lounge to offer an incredible photography gear bundle.<p>Here’s …

Photography

100 Images of Migration - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/jun/11/photography-immigration<p>720<p>Migration to and from Britain over the last 100 years is the …

Installing Magic Lantern: A Basic Step-by-Step Video Walkthrough

Given the recent leaps Magic Lantern has been making regarding mind-blowing RAW video capabilities for both old and new Canon cameras, there are …

Suspended in Air – Levitation Photography by Diana Lemieux

Diana Lemieux is a creative portrait photographer from Boston, Massachusetts. She’s inspired by imaginative stories and images that are timeless, …

Photography

Beautiful Black and White Photos of The Basilica of the Sagrada Família

A couple of weeks ago, we shared some great wide-angle captures by photographer Clement Celma of architect Antoni Gaudi’s famous La Sagrada Família. …