Matthew Weetman

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How Using Strong ND Filters Can Create Awesome Results

<i>This is a guest post from Chris Gin – you can see more from Chris at his Website, Flickr and Facebook.</i><p>As a landscape photographer I rely heavily on …

The 7 Keys to Mastering The Headshot at http://bit.ly/1cx45E3 Photo by nickgregan on Flickr

A Quick Guide to Light Metering for Photographers

With modern DSLR’s, we often take exposure metering for granted, knowing that our camera will nail the exposure 99% of the time. Many DSLR’s have …

5 Cheap Alternatives to a Macro Lens

At some stage, almost any photographer will be bitten by the macro bug. Something about seeing things close up in ultra-high definition attracts …

7 Tips for Better Architectural Photography

When you live in a city, as most Light Stalking readers do, then at some point you're probably going to find yourself taking a photograph of a …

A Quick and Dirty Guide To Depth of Field

<i>Aperture –</i> One of the first things we learn in our studies as photographers is about aperture. Not only does it control the amount light that passes …

A Beginner's Guide to Shooting Macro

If you’ve never experimented with macro photography before, then you may be in for a few surprises. Shooting on the macro level is much more than …

These Ideas Will Get Your Street Photography Rocking

Street photography is a great window into the human condition. Henri Cartier-Bresson, who was one of the founding fathers of modern photojournalism, …

Amazing Close-up Photographs of the Human Eye and How to Make Them Yourself

The human eye is a pretty amazing apparatus; physiological functions and complexities aside, eyes are integral to non-verbal communication and …

Body Language

Francesca Woodman

Francesca Stern Woodman<p>Self portrait of Woodman,c.1977<p>Born<p>April 3, 1958<br>Denver, Colorado, U.S.<p>Died<p>January 19, 1981 (aged 22)<br>New York City, New York, …

Welcome to www.proxynotconnected.com

<b>Welcome to your new website!</b><p>Each of the pages you selected in the Wizard have been created and are now ready for you to edit. In many cases, pages …

These Lighting Patterns Will Make Your Portrait Photographs Rock

Familiarizing yourself with different lighting patterns isn't just to help you diversify your portrait portfolio. Depending on what you are trying …

How To Practice Portraits Without Your Camera

Quite a few articles have been written about portraiture being one of the most difficult photography genres to master. Search online, and more than …

Using Flash Photography Along with Ambient Light

With careful use of flash, you can make your photos look natural—as though no artificial lighting had been used. Certain flash photography techniques …

Electric Vehicles

Though it can be hit or miss, yard sales and flea markets are known for having all kinds of hidden gems, especially cameras. Neil of Car Boot Sales Finds documents all of the vintage items he...

Though it can be hit or miss, yard sales and flea markets are known for having all kinds of hidden gems, especially cameras. Neil of Car Boot Sales …

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 …

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

Are You Guilty of These? Five Hard Photography Habits to Break

Don’t you love new stuff? New clothes, new shoes — and since we’re all photographers here — new gear. Even if you bought it second-hand, it’s still …

How to Make an Impressionist Style Portrait

The impressionist painters have taught us that it doesn’t take a whole lot of detail to suggest meaning in an image; so it is with photography. …

How Using Just One Light Will Make You a Better Photographer

Many times, one light is enough.<p>The master of the “one light,” Zack Arias once racked up a huge debt from being a gear head. From this experience, he …

How to Capture Authentic Emotion in Portrait Photography

If you shoot portraits on a regular basis, I’m sure you have an informal checklist of sorts that you consult — at least mentally — both before and …

Why You Should Use Levels in Post Production

How many of you spend many hours and much creativity getting the image as perfect as possible in camera, then return to Photoshop or similar and use …

A Portrait Photographer's Guide To Coaching Clients

Some people are born with the ability to be completely relaxed and act naturally during a portrait session. Unfortunately, those types are few and …

A Step by Step Guide to Realistically Enhancing a Portrait in Photoshop

Photoshop can be a phenomenal tool for improving portraits. However, as with any tool, the final results are only going to be as good as the skills …

The Rule of Thirds and How to Break It – A Comprehensive Guide

Possibly the most well known and most talked about photographic composition guideline is the ‘Rule of Thirds.’ However it doesn’t stop with …

6 Tips for Mastering Bokeh

Bokeh. There’s that word again. It’s one of the most obsessed-over words in photography, from how to pronounce it to how to “make it.” It often seems …

Light Painting How To

LAPP, or light art performance photography, is a style in which you literally paint your pictures with light. If you own a DSLR camera or even a Lomo …

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. …

Photographic Composition: 4 Tips to Improve Impact

The art of composition is the creation of a visually compelling picture—a picture that evokes the interest of the viewer. Composition is a key …

Review: VSCO Film Pack 3 (Lightroom Integrated)

VSCO Film Packs are made by the Visual Supply Company, and they’re designed to help mimic the look of actual film in your workflow. The packs are …