Klaus Herrmann

3 Magazines | 11,815 Articles | 37,839 Followers | 17 Likes | @farbspiel | ...a creative mind with a passion for teaching (photographer, former scientist, author and teacher)

How to make a plane fly in Photoshop

David Stoddart is a photographer and post-processing obsessive from Suffolk. He travels the Uk creating composites from his adventures, and has …

Photoshop

‘Snappr’ | The Matchmaking Photography App That Devalues The Professional

“Book a pro photographer easily and affordably.”<p>This claim stands large and in charge on the front page of Snappr, and Australian app that works as a …

Cost of living

What Kind of ND Filter Do You Need to Capture Shallow Depth of Field in Full Sun

8/27/2016 ISO 1200 Magazine 0 Comments<p>While shooting portraits outdoors in bright sunlight, renowned commercial photographer Joel Grimes uses a …

Depth of field

Five of the Most Amazing Current and Future High-Tech Cameras

<i>Curious Droid</i> made this 9-minute video that takes a look at 5 of the most amazing camera technologies, both those in existence and those that are …

Surveillance

6 Still Life Photography Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

As a beginner photographer, I still remember experimenting with random photo-shoots of colorful fruits, leave,s and flowers. Believe it or not, …

Photographers

Is White the New Green Screen for Portrait Photographers?

Green screen backgrounds are used on movie sets to remove the background and add special computer-generated imagery (CGI) effects. The idea is …

Chroma Keying

How to Calibrate a Camera Lens

You’ve probably noticed that when using autofocus, your photos don’t necessarily turn out as crisp as you’d like, even though you’re working with a …

Cameras

The Pain of Shooting Film and Why It's Worth It

When you're shooting film, especially large format film, you have a lot of time to think. When your hands are in a bag and you're loading or …

35 mm Film

How To Pose Women: 10 Quick Tips

In this video, Photographer Manny Ortiz goes over 10 tips that he personally uses when posing women.

Spam

The Canon 5D Mark IV | Adobe Already Working On Harnessing Canon’s Dual Pixel Raw

There’s always a lot of noise surrounding the release of a new camera, and when a follow-up to one of the most vaunted and broadly adopted DSLRs from …

Canon

Facebook Makes Image Identification Software Available to the Public

Facebook posted today that it will make its image identification software downloadable and available to the public. We've already seen the basics of …

Facebook

Google brings the National Parks to your living room with 360-virtual tours

In honor of the National Parks Centennial birthday celebration, Google has partnered with the National Parks Service to bring a unique and exciting …

Google

What Is Dual-Pixel RAW in the Canon 5D Mark IV?

Canon’s newest 5D Mark IV camera has a lot of exciting specifications — the fast frame rate and 4K video capabilities, for example — but there is …

Canon

Purpose Behind ‘That Rubber Thing’ On Your Canon Camera Strap

It might be time to fish out your original Canon camera straps from that dusty manufacturers box, especially for travel and landscape photographers. …

Canon

Portrait Tip: Flash and Shade Don’t Mix, Here’s How You Fix That

Nearly every photographer has spent a portion of a session bouncing from tree to tree, placing their subjects in the patches of shade that these …

Portrait Photography

Nikon 105mm f/1.4 vs Tamron 85mm f/1.8: RAW Photo Comparison

Photographer Taylor Jackson got his hands on one of the first Nikon 105mm f/1.4 ED lenses to hit Canada, and given the amount of hype this “world’s …

Nikon

How to Plan and Capture a Perfectly Aligned Moonrise Photo

Photographing the moon can be spectacular—a rising full moon looks very big and is often red. And combining a spectacular moonrise shot with …

Shutter speed

How to Get Sharp Photos When Hand-Holding Your Camera

Like light and composition, the sharpness of a photo can either make it or break it. Naturally, we all want our photos to be maximally sharp, but …

Shutter speed

How to Overcome 6 Common Newbie Photography Fears

A Post By: Kav Dadfar<p>For the majority of new photographers, one of the biggest hurdles to overcome is fear. This often leads to people missing a …

Digital Photography

How to Remove People From Vacation Photos in Photoshop

Join the Phamily:<p>How to Remove People from Vacation Photos in Photoshop<p>You just got back from a wonderful vacation and can’t wait to post your photos …

Photoshop

Canon Unveils the 5D Mark IV with a 30MP Sensor and ‘Dual Pixel RAW’

It’s quite possibly the most anticipated camera announcement of the year, and it <i>finally</i> happened! Canon has revealed the long-awaited 5D Mark IV, …

Canon

Everyday Astonishing: On Street Photography's Relationship to...

The subject of street photography—real life—is inherently unpredictable. So when street photographers make a compelling picture of a subject they …

Depth of field

Macro on a Budget: Reversing Rings and Manual Lenses

Macro lenses for your DSLR or mirrorless camera can be very pricey, especially good ones. That's one of the main reasons that many talented …

Depth of field

Pentax K-70 added to studio test scene

The Pentax K-70 features a 24MP sensor with, for the first time in a Pentax, hybrid AF in live view. It also brings Pentax's impressive Pixel Shift …

Pentax

How to Photograph a City From a Helicopter

If you’ve ever dreamed of photographing your city from high above it, you’ll enjoy this perspective from photographer Vincent Laforet. Here, he talks …

Photography Blogs

Google uses neural networks to improve image compression

A research team at Google has developed a way to use neural networks to compress image files in a more efficient way than current methods, such as …

Google

The #1 Reason Why New Photographers Struggle with Camera Settings

A Post By: James Maher<p>You have spent a lot of time studying photography and how to use your camera. You feel confident that you’re starting to figure …

Depth of field

New Patent from Canon Promised Better Edge Performance from Sensor

Sensor based vignetting is a real problem for cameras with a large sensor and short flange distance. This is simply due to the oblique angles of …

Canon

3 Simple Steps to Taking a Great Photo

Photography is a presentation medium. At its most basic, a photograph is simply a means to communicate an idea to an audience. Sometimes the idea is …

Instagram

5 Simple Ways You Can Become A Better Photographer

<i>Working on both sides of the creative industry, Natta Summerky is a content editor at 500px and a professional photographer. Read on as she reveals</i> …

Watermarking