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5 Basic Camera Moves That Will Help You Get the Most Out of Your Handheld Gimbal

Are you using your gimbal to its full potential?<p>In the last four years, much of the hype from the release of the first handheld gimbal stabilizer, …

The Complete Guide To Cinemagraphs Tutorial

Cinemagraphs are one of the coolest marketing tools a photographer has at their disposal these days. This blend of stills and video seems like …

This Masterclass Will Teach You All About Time Lapses

Serge Ramelli is a long time expert in time lapse photography and in his master class, available as part of The Complete Video Creators Bundle 2017, …

Videography

9 Photoshop Retouching Techniques That Every Serious Photographer Should Know (VIDEO)

Image-editing expert Nathan Dodsen doesn’t mess around when it comes to Photoshop, and in the detailed video below he provides a comprehensive …

Tutorials

How to Use a Speedlight at Wedding Receptions and Events

Using a speedlight at weddings and events take me back down memory lane to my very first paid wedding. I had the most basic digital camera, my trusty …

Want To Improve Your Instagram Photographs? Try These 3 Simple Styling Tips

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>The fundamentals of good photography apply to all kinds of mediums, from a professional grade DSLR or a smartphone. …

Learn Eight Field Photography Tricks In 90 Seconds

If you’re looking to boost your field photography skills, these eight clever tricks can be done with common items almost everyone has.<p>In this video, …

5 Tips to Instantly Improve Your Photography

If you ever feel uninspired or can’t think of how to change up your photography, look no further. Peter McKinnon offers his viewers some advice on …

Photography

How to Master the Sunny 16 Rule

<b>Article Preview:</b>• The Sunny 16 Rule Explained<br>• The Sunny 16 Rule in Action<br>• Additional Exposure Rules<br>• Why You Should Use the Sunny 16 Rule<br>The Sunny 16 Rule …

The complete list of Siri commands

There's a lot you can do with Apple's virtual assistant -- and some things you can't do. For example, while Siri can send texts, search Twitter, and open up your front-facing camera, she can't adjust your device's ring volume (something OK Google <i>can</i> do). Complicating the matter, Siri doesn't work …

How to Reduce Shadow Noise using Lightroom and Photoshop

Lightroom’s noise reduction tools are pretty good, and can help reduce digital noise in an image quite effectively. However, one of the things that …

5 Tips For Great Portraits with Fujifilm’s Acros Simulation

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from our sister website, La Noir Image–a premium photography website dedicated to delivering and inspiring those in</i> …

Tricks for Removing Color Cast from Any Image

You’ve got the perfect composition, great light, and an amazing subject. You push the shutter and the image looks pretty good on your mini LCD …

Tutorials

5 Projects to Push Your iPhone Camera to its Limits

For the past few years, I have been really enjoying pushing the iPhone camera as far as it can go, to do photography projects that many people might …

Shoot Like a Pro with These 8 Clever Camera Hacks from Photographer Peter McKinnon (VIDEO)

Peter McKinnon is an award-winning Canadian photographer and like many pros he’s often had to rig something up in the field to solve a problem. In …

Matching Exposures In Adobe Lightroom, The Quick And Easy Way

Unless you are shooting in a studio environment with artificial light, chances are when you get home from a shoot that a lot of the time you will …

The 12 Best Long Takes in Film

The long take might be my favorite shot in all of film. The blocking, timing, thought, and technical mastery that go into a successful one are …

Adobe Lightroom Matte Collection

Adobe Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw matte collection from The Preset Factory Ltd.Replicate the matte look of analog film in Adobe Lightroom! This …

This is how I meter and expose landscapes for color film

Looking back through my archives, I realized that I’ve covered topics like <b>film selections</b> and <b>scanning film</b> but to date I’ve skipped one really …

How to Build the Impossible

There are more optical illusions on the internet than stars in the sky, but not only does this seemingly impossible object exist in real life, …

10 Powerful Features of Photoshop Photographers Need to Know

Photoshop is an amazing tool that most photographers find themselves using on a daily basis. It has countless features, and with the new Photoshop …

Image Size, Resolution, and Math: Understanding the Simplicity of It All

Our clients often hear many terms such as "megapixels," "dpi," or "resolution" and wonder what the difference is between them. As photographers, it …

Learn the Basics of LUTs and How to Use Them in Your Video Work

LUTs are one of the essential tools in the video world. What in the world is a LUT anyway? If you're just getting started with video post-production, …

How to Color Tone Using Gradient Maps in Photoshop

In this new video from Plearn, Aaron Nace walks us through how to color tone images using a gradient map inside Photoshop. It’s kind of like an …

Online Website Builders for Photographers and Retouchers

It is said that Instagram killed the personal photography portfolio websites, but having an online portfolio still matters. Even if your Instagram …

19 Spunky Flower Girls Who Take Their Jobs Very Seriously

Putting the flower in "flower power." 🌸<p>These little ladies sure know how to make an entrance!<p>They may be small, but what these flower girls lack in height they make up for in style and sass. Below, 19 precious petal pushers who stole the show.

Star Trail Processing and Six Tips that will Boost your Night Photography Skills

You're about to become better at post-processing! Raiatea Arcuri, a landscape photographer from Hawaii, has an impressive portfolio. I was pleased to …

Two Fun and Funny Filmmaking Canadians Want to Teach You How to Be a Filmmaker

Vancouver-based filmmakers, Jason Lucas and Matt Dennison, are all about trying to make quality videos. They're also all about trying to help you …

Facebook Likes Mean Nothing - Here's 3 Steps to Grow Your Following the Right Way

Most photographers have a difficult time turning their social following into income – Yes, even those with HUGE social followings. The great part is, …