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How To Photoshop Faster | Simple Tips To Speed Up Your Photoshop Workflow

Photoshop is just one of those programs that, once learned, is hard to do without, but perhaps a bit harder to get started. Without question there …

10 Tips for Better Cityscape Photography

These 10 practical tips will help you take better cityscape photography, as well as inspiring you to explore faraway cultures.

Landscape Photography

How to Turn a Photo Into a Painting with Photoshop

I recently had the absolute pleasure of meeting and shooting with Mackenzie Johnson! Today I’m going to share how I turned my portrait of her into a …

Better photo tips: 60 of the most amazing, surprising, incredible bits of photography advice you’ll ever read

Following on from our popular 77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything post, we’re bringing you this list of 60 …

Landscape Photography

Style and Vision: What Makes One Photographer Different From Another?

In the artistic community much is said about style and how that style is more often than not linked to some innate talent. The style side is mostly …

Vincent Van Gogh

How New Photographers Can Find Their Way

Every photographer starts out brand new–fresh from the egg and just opening their eyes and not knowing a whole lot. And every photographer needs to …

Landscape Photography

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make in Photography

So you have had your first DSLR camera for a month or two now and you are very excited about using it. If you are new to photography, there will be a …

5 Lessons Learned Switching from DSLR to Mirrorless for Travel Photography

Two months ago, after shooting for 10 years with Canon, I completely switched to Sony. It surprised some readers of my blog, as well as some fellow …

Cameras

Profiling Books By and About Black Women: Nadia Brown - Julia Jordan Zachery

<b>Sisters in the Statehouse: Black Women and Legislative Decision Making</b><p><i>About the Book</i><p>As <i>Sisters in the Statehouse</i> shows, it is not enough to …

Feminism

How to Become a Professional Photographer – Guest Post

Mykii is an energetic and kind soul that loves sharing his passion for technology and photography! Outfitted with 15 years of IT experience and 10 …

Back-Button Focusing: How to Use Full Auto and Full Manual Controls at the Same Time

With most cameras, you depress the shutter button half way to focus and then to actually take the picture the button is pressed the entire way. With …

Cameras

7 times you should ignore your camera’s light meter

Your camera’s light meter usually does a good job of assessing brightness and recommending sensible exposure settings, but there are some times when …

Landscape Photography

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Photography

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Photography

How I Drastically Improved My Photography with Just Two Little Decisions

The question I get asked the most is: “Wow, nice pic! Which camera are you using?” Does that sound familiar? In the past, every time I heard this …

10 best photography tips for beginners

New to photography? Need some beginner-friendly photo tips to help you get up and running with your camera? We can help.Digital photography can be …

Matthew Gillooley: Tips on Photographing Wildlife

<i>All images by Matthew Gillooley. Used with permission.</i><p>Matthew Gillooley is a 20 year old, international award-winning photographer based in the San …

Remove Tourists from Images Using Photoshop

If you have traveled to anywhere considered “touristy”, then you probably already understand the woes of being a photographer who has too many people …

5 DSLR Camera Features All New Photographers Will Want to Master

The incredible assortment of buttons on your camera can be intimidating. We’re not talking about just pro level DSLRs, either; even entry level …

30 Amazing Photography Links to Tutorials, Special Features and Great Photography

With another very exciting week passing us by in the world of photography, Toad Hollow Photography has been actively searching all corners of the …

Street Photography

Understanding Depth of Field: How Aperture Affects DOF, Visualized

The key to mastering photography is not to follow the rules but to understand them. Understanding the photographic principles that define photography …

Photography Exposure Basics

Exposure is the amount of light collected by the sensor in your camera during a single picture. If the shot is exposed too long the photograph will …

Landscape Photography

What Do You Shoot With? Here’s My Updated Camera Bag

Despite having other gear here at the house and the studio, my iPhone 5S is by far the camera the use most to shoot with. Although the stock Camera …

Mobile Photography

What is “post-processing” in photography?

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Like this article? Why don’t you …

Landscape Photography

The Idea of Craft vs Creativity in Photography

We, as photographers, are well known amongst society to be likened to words like creativity, camera, lens, wedding, portrait, Instagram, and lots …

BBC Documentary on How Africans Populated the Earth

HBO’s true crime documentary The Jinx is as riveting as it is revolting

Among the biggest mysteries of <i>Serial</i>, <i>This American Life</i>’s breakout true-crime spin-off, is why it became the most successful podcast in history. Its …

U.S. firm takes step to bring genetically modified fish into commercial production

A U.S. company hoping to commercially produce genetically modified salmon eggs in Canada says it has cleared a major hurdle in its proposal to make the fish available for human consumption, a possibility that has critics worried about the prospect of "frankenfish" escaping and endangering wild …