Gabriel Garcia

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23 Of The Oldest Color Photos Ever Taken

Here's what the world looked like in color, over 100 years ago.<p>In 1907, brothers Auguste and Louis Lumière made history by transforming the monochromatic world of photography into vibrant color with their new invention, the Autochrome Lumière.<p>In the years before this invention, color was usually …

Here’s a Trick for Removing Noise in Photoshop While Keeping Details

Want to remove noise in a high ISO photo while preserving the details and textures in your shot? Here’s a simple photography and Photoshop technique …

Tutorials

How to Use Depth Of Field For Better Compositions

Depth of field is one of those aspects of photography which is present in every single picture. Whether there is very little depth or almost …

How to Photograph Rainbows

The song “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” recalls for many of us the thrills we experienced the first time we saw “The Wizard of Oz”. Decades later, the …

How Many Images Should I Take for HDR?

One of the most common question about HDR photography seems to be how many images should I take? This has an easy answer and the answer is <b>It …

蚵仔寮

You're Using Your Camera's Flash All Wrong

You just spent $750 on a fancy digital camera, so why does the flash turn your beautifully lit living room into a haunted cavern every time you …

Living Rooms

Future PLC

Everything you need to know about sharpening in Lightroom and Photoshop

Tutorials

An Open Letter to Landscape Photographers: Check Your Etiquette

Have you ever noticed that when you go to a Costco gas station, the rows of vehicles can be so orderly with everyone nicely lined up with a general …

Landscape Photography

How to Improve Your Chances of Winning a Photography Contest

My name is Andrew Suryono and I’m an amateur travel photographer. When you read the title, you may feel funny that an amateur photographer like me is …

7 Tips for Black and White Portrait Photography

Why would you choose to create black and white photographs in the era of digital cameras that are capable of accurately capturing millions upon …

Photography

In 1975, this Kodak employee invented the digital camera. His bosses made him hide it.

by James Estrin<p>Imagine a world where photography is a slow process that is impossible to master without years of study or apprenticeship. A world …

The Beginning

Photography. An art form invented in 1830s, becoming publicly recognised ten years later. Today, photography is the largest growing hobby in the …

What Makes One Lens Better Than Another?

All animals are equal but some are more equal than others, as a certain Mr Orwell once wrote. If he had been a photographer, he may well have …

7 Photography Cliches That Are Still Fricken Awesome!

What follows is a collection of photographs consisting of concepts and subjects you’ve no doubt seen thousands of times over, concepts and subjects …

The Corollary Position on More Pixels | byThom

(commentary)<p>Last week I posted an article on sansmirror.com about why 16mp might be enough resolution for most people. A corollary position to that …

How to Get Superb Color in Your Photography

Color accuracy is one of the most important aspects of photography. A big part of this is getting accurate white balance. White balance relates to …

How to Convert Photos to Black and White in Lightroom

Today I’m going to show you just how easy to use, and effective Lightroom is, for converting colour photos to powerful black and white images. The …

John Bulmer is one of the most important photojournalists to emerge from Britain in the 1960s. This image was taken while on assignment for Town magazine and was published in a feature titled Britain's Hard Centre in March 1961 Continue reading...

About Light • The Angle of Incidence

<i>The angle of incidence equals the angle of reflectance</i> is a law of light. It’s also <i>photo-speak</i> that (allegedly) explains how to evenly light a …

Louis Désiré Blanquart-Evrard

<b>Louis Désiré Blanquart-Evrard</b> (2 August 1802 – 28 April 1872) was a French inventor, photographer and photo publisher. Being a cloth merchant by …

The Ultimate List of Keyboard Shortcuts for Lightroom

Photographers look to maximize the amount of time they spend behind the camera and minimize the amount of time spent in post-processing. But time …

Tutorial: A Simple Technique for Matching Tones and Correcting Colors in Photoshop

One of the issues talented photographer and retoucher Michael Woloszynowicz often runs into when he’s taking portraits is mismatched skin tones. …

How to Crop Nondestructively in Photoshop

A good crop in Photoshop can go a long way to improve the composition of a photo. Selectively discarding pixels can really help focus the viewer’s …