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7 Things You Need to Think About Before Pressing the Shutter

Have you ever spent a day shooting a wedding or walking through a city doing street photography or hiking trails in search of the perfect landscape? …

A beginners guide to Android photography settings

Your Android probably has a decent camera right out of the box. If you never touch any of the settings, and remember a few basic techniques to get …

The ultimate new lightweight cameras for travel photography

Relying only on a smartphone for taking photos can be liberating, especially when travelling. Not only is there less to carry – especially for those …

Freed Knees: The 9 Best Hiking Shorts for Men

Time to Run Men’s Pace Shorts<p><b>Pro:</b> Supremely breezy where it counts<b><br>Con:</b> You’re going to flash a lot of leg<p><b>Speed Freak:</b> Technically made for running we …

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Reintroducing Your Great Grandpa's Pflueger Medalist

I got my very first fly outfit for Christmas when I was ten years old, and the reel screwed down on the handle of that yellow Eagle Claw rod was a …

How not to alienate locals: Tips for responsible photos

<b>Is it OK to take photos of locals without their permission? How do local customs dictate what is and isn’t OK? How do I pluck up the courage to ask</b> …

Landscape Photography Tips

Maybe the ocean is your main muse, or perhaps you can't help but click the shutter 28 times when the sunset rolls around. Equal parts patience, …

Olympus Tough Tg-860

The new Olympus TG-860 is the camera you’ll want to have along for every adventure. Olympus has updated its strong camera range, and is setting its …

Android News

Winter Fishing: 4 Ways to Stay Warm in Frigid Waters

<i>Photo by Brian Grossenbacher</i><p>Whether you’re after steelhead, trout, or stripers, coldwater wading can be miserable if you don’t suit up properly. …

In Camera Artistry: Using Any Light Source

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15 best camera apps for Android

Cameras on smartphones are a much bigger deal than they used to be. Companies are chomping at the bit to make their cameras more reliable, work better in low light, and add features that people want. Many will base their purchase decisions on the strength of the camera. The point is that cameras …

Instagram Artist Beautifully Manipulates Photos Using Only His iPhone

Robert Jahns' Instagram account is a stunning example of how far mobile photo editing and manipulation have come.<p>Using the apps ArtStudio, …

11 iPhone Camera Gadgets That Will Make Your Photos MUCH Better

The iPhone in particular has been praised for the quality of its camera. The iPhone 5s, for example, is capable of capturing larger microns in its lens than some other smartphones.<p>Basically, this means its camera sensor is capable of taking in more light, which results in more detailed and clear …

Panasonic’s first smartphone in a year is more camera than phone

If you’ve ever wanted a smartphone that’s all about the camera, Panasonic is preparing the device for you. The Lumix Smart Camera CM1, announced at …

Mobile phone photography can fire your imagination | Guardian photography guide

Turn dull smartphone photos into vibrant works of art with apps that give you unprecedented levels of creativity and control<p>One of the first apps to see the potential for mobile photography was Hipstamatic. By replicating the effects of old-fashioned lenses and films, it allows users to take …

The Manual App Gives You Full Manual Control of All Your iPhone’s Camera Settings

The now-public iOS 8 brings about a number of updated features that give users more control than ever before, and one of the most talked-about ones …

7 Proven Ways to Come Home with Better Travel Photos

Your next vacation or around-the-world escapade is the perfect time to brush up on your photography skills. After all, taking a great photograph is …

Video: Useful Tips for Buying Second-Hand Lenses

When it comes to buying glass, deciding what you want and how much you’re willing to spend can be difficult even in the best of conditions. So, …

14 Ways to Improve Your Photography in a Few Days

Some might argue the point that photography is an art form. Training your eye to see the world and translating your perspective visually takes time …

How To Define Your Style

Creating and defining your own style can be the hardest part about Photography. We walk you through 3 steps to help discover your Photography Style.

5 Tips for Dynamic Family Portraits

Shooting whole families can be a hassle: the kids are bored, the babies crying, the parents anxious, the grandparents falling asleep. Well, Michelle …

A Concise Video Refresher of the Basic Rules of Composition

Composition and the rules that accompany it are some of the most basic aspects you learn when first picking up a camera. If you’ve been a …

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 …

10 most Influential Active Street Photographers

<i>Update</i><p><i>After quite a few suggestions from you, the StreetHunters.net Readers, we added an extra section at the bottom of the post called “Influential</i> …

Dan Winters: Road to Seeing

<i>UPDATE, March, 2016: The price on Road to Seeing is steadily creeping up, which points to a diminishing inventory. When it's gone, it's gone. And</i> …