Felix Rios

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ISO Review: Capture the Night Sky with the ISO-less Nikon D750

The clear night sky under a new moon is almost always the same brightness in the same location. I have blindly put my camera on ISO 6400 as a result. …

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Understanding the Human Eye and How To Retouch it Naturally

I can assure you that this isn't another boring tutorial on how not to overdo eyes with Photoshop. Searching for the perfect method has come to an …

What a difference a word can make: How a single word can change your conversation

British psychologist Elizabeth Stokoe studies the patterns in talk that most of us don’t even notice. She explains how her research can be used to …

Ten Must See Photography Documentaries and Their Trailers

If I ever find myself wallowing in a creative rut, I have a few surefire ways out of that hole. My most effective method, although probably not the …

How To Make People Look Natural, Relaxed And Confident In Front Of Your Lens With 2 Simple Questions - Page 3 of 3

The secret is to ask questions that turn our clients focus on to their turning point in life so we can reframe their thinking<p>We can actually take …

How to Make Your Own LED Panel for $60

If you have ever used LED panels for photo of video work, you know how awesome and helpful they can be. You also probably know that for a good LED, …

Test Shoot with Models : Why & How

My high school enemy is my new best friend. That’s pretty much the lamest thing I could say to start this article, don’t judge me. I’m talking about …

My Fave Way To High Pass Sharpen in Photoshop

Sharpening your images in post has been discussed time and again in every manner of tutorial under the sun, and everyone has a preferred method that …

Top 10 Best Child Photographers in the World

Our children may annoy us and make us go crazy thanks to what they do whether it is inside the home or outside it, but we cannot deny that they also …

Color Theory and Landscape Photography

How to Develop and Perfect Your Social Media Sharing Schedule (It Could Double Your Traffic!)

Nowadays, in order to grow an audience on social media, it’s not as simple as just posting when you feel like it.<p>Audiences have become more …

The ultimate guide to creating the perfect social media calendar

Social media is hard! And building an audience even harder!<p>Hard does not mean impossible and it certainly doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t have fun along the way nor try and make the process as painless as possible.<p><b>That’s where a social media calendar comes in</b>… I know you weren’t expecting that! …

This photographer takes $150,000 portraits of Silicon Valley's most powerful people, and he sold a picture of a potato for over $1 million

But he isn't a tech executive running a Fortune 500 company or a multi-billion dollar startup. He isn't even based in California.<p>Instead, Abosch splits his time between Ireland and Boston, and the power connecter is actually an artist, best known for his photography. His claim to fame is snapping …

How to Grow a Large Instagram Following as a Professional Photographer with Very Little Effort

People continue to ask me the same question over and over, "How do I quickly grow my following on Instagram?" I will continue to tell them there is …

Making Color Grading Easy Using Color Palettes

Color correction and grading are probably amongst the most difficult parts of a retouching workflow. What seems to make it difficult in Photoshop is …

How to grow and monetize your Instagram account

Instagram has been the most disruptive social network to redistribute social power away from paparazzi and publications and back to celebrities and influencers who have taken their public images into their own hands.<p>As a result of our relentless obsessions to get an hourly quick photo fix of our …

Apps

A Systematic Approach for Getting New Clients for your Photography or Video Production Business

One key to longevity in filmmaking or photography is to have regular clients that you enjoy working with. What’s even better is when you have enough …

Small Business

Using Lightroom Presets to Create Dramatic Black and White Photos

If you enjoyed learning How to Create That Urban High Contrast Desaturated Look in Lightroom, then chances are you will like learning how to create …

Tutorials

How to Create That Urban High Contrast Desaturated Look in Lightroom

One of the more popular styles on Instagram is urban photography that sports a high contrast look with some desaturated colors. When trying to …

The Ultimate Guide to the Dodge & Burn Technique - Part 1: The Fundamentals

Dodge & Burn (D&B) is a technique that came to us from the darkroom days when luminosity values in a photo could be only manipulated by the duration …

Comprehensive Guide to Shooting and Editing Astrophotography Time-Lapse Videos

The Syrp Genie caught everyone's attention with its contemporary design and advanced automation features that made it a time-lapse photographer's …

5 qualities that make images more memorable

How much more memorable are visuals compared to text?<p>One oft-referenced answer is that <b>people remember visuals 6 times better than text</b>—an answer referenced in Buffer’s article on the anatomy of a perfect blog post and an answer that led to a lot of great discussion. After reviewing the original …