Klaus Herrmann

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How to Organize Your Lightroom Presets

Lightroom presets are a great way to store the editing work you put into one image and apply it to another, similar image. But when you start …


The first ice

show me the way..


Again in Stone bridge

6 Essential Tips for Taking Good Photographs on a Bright and Sunny Day

Midday is one of the most difficult times to shoot for any photographer. The brutal truth is that cameras struggle with the extreme light and …

Landscape Photography

Three Common Misconceptions Photographers Have About Histograms

Histograms are a very useful tool for checking that you haven't clipped any blacks or whites in a scene and ensuring you have a proper exposure. …


Photography Composition Tip: Using a Frame Within a Frame

What if I told you that there is a compositional element so powerful that you could direct the viewer’s eye, obscure an unsightly element, or add …

Landscape Photography

First Impressions: My First Week with the Canon M5

It’s been a week now since I first got my Canon M5 and I can honestly say I’m in love. From its first announcement, I was intrigued by it, but I had …

Nikon D5600 tested at DxOMark

Nikon D5600 vs. D5500 test results (see specs comparison)DxOMark published their test results for the Nikon D5600 camera: <br>DxOMark's …


Puddle 2

Mood Blast

Tree of life.

Last Glow

Summer Lightening

When to Use a Higher ISO for Landscape Photography

For landscape photography, most of the time, you’ll end up using your camera’s base ISO. That’s the power of a tripod; it lets you set long enough …

Digital Photography

A Dutch Classic


Hills of Gold

Myths and Truths: Are You and Your Art Ready for Galleries?

Some artists have dreamed about having their work on display in art galleries since they were young. Others dream of the fame it will bring the …

Art Galleries

Focal Length and Field of View Explained in 4 Steps

Just like our eyes are our windows to the outer world, lenses are the eyes of the camera to the outer world.And just like each person has different …


5 Must-Know Photoshop Keyboard Shortcuts

For those who spend a significant amount of time retouching images in Photosho, keyboard shortcuts are life-savers. They not only reduce the use of …

Photoshop Tutorials

Hamnoy scenery

Milky Way

golden blue

Autumn At Christmas

Photographer Captures Light Pillars in the Icy Night Sky

Photographer Timothy Joseph Elzinga was woken up by his 2-year-old at 1:30 a.m. last Friday when he noticed what looked like colorful auroras dancing …

Tips for Conserving Your Camera Battery’s Power

You’re deep in the middle of a shoot when, suddenly, you’re filled with a sense of dread because the tiny red “low battery” symbol has reared its …


I Earned More From Photo Gigs in 2016 With My iPhone Than My DSLRs

2016 ended in a most fitting fashion for the new way I am trying to earn a living as a freelance photographer. On December 27, I was on Montara Beach …