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6 Tips for Aiming Low and Going Unnoticed in Street Photography

One of the biggest hurdles to overcome in street photography is inhibition. Taking candid photos of strangers is not for everyone. Your demeanor …

10 Tips for Photographing Great Headshots

Photographing a headshot can seem like a daunting prospect. To have one person in front of your camera, looking to you for direction and positivity, …

Photography

49 seriously good Canon DSLR tips, tricks, time savers and shortcuts

To help you get to the grips with your EOS camera and all the great technology therein, we’ve put together 49 essential Canon DSLR tips and tricks …

A Quick Guide to Using Bounce Flash for More Natural-Looking Photos

Creating a portrait using flash is a whole lot more than just pointing your flash at your subject and taking the shot. Learning how to use flash …

Shutter Speed

How to Be a Zen Street Photographer

I’m a big fan of Zen/Taoist, Eastern philosophy.<p>Even though I am very pro-American at heart (in terms of our love for risk-taking, for individuality, …

How to Avoid Fake Smiles in Your Portraits

A genuine smile is one of the most attractive expressions of the human face, and as photographers, we love them because they brighten up our pictures …

Photography

⅓ An Introduction to the Rule of Thirds ➡️ https://digital-photography-school.com/rule-of-thirds/ ⅓

TIPS FOR HELPING YOUR PORTRAIT SUBJECTS TO BE COMFORTABLE IN FRONT OF THE CAMERA TIPS ➡️ https://digital-photography-school.com/8-tips-to-help-make-people-comfortable-for-their-portrait-session/

Tips for Learning How to See Photographically

Open your eyes: learn to appreciate the wonder that is all around youThe camera is definitely a tool that can be used to capture moments in time, and …

To Live an Incredibly Successful and Fulfilling Life, Don't Just Focus on Doing. Focus on BECOMING | Inc.com

Want to achieve big things? Want to live the life you dream of living? Want to feel successful -- and more importantly, fulfilled?<p>As I write in my new book, <i>The Motivation Myth: How High Achievers Really Set Themselves Up to Win</i>, the key is not to think about <i>doing</i> -- the key is to think about …

Motivation

In 6 Words, Elon Musk Explained Why So Many People Are Afraid to Take Risks and Achieve Greatness | Inc.com

<i>This series examines the stories behind some of the best inspiring quotes of all time. Check out the full list: the best inspirational quotes for 2018.</i><p>The most powerful threat to greatness isn't evil. It's mediocrity.<p>Of all the colorful ways to articulate that truth, one of the best is what Elon …

Cold War

Richard Branson Says You Should Do 3 Things to Achieve More Happiness in 2018 | Inc.com

Every year, it is estimated that one in four people struggle with a mental health problem. In fact, according to <i>Psychology Today</i>, an estimated 15 million Americans a year struggle with depression.<p>One of my own family members has grappled with depression for decades, so I understand it firsthand. …

Happiness

12 Simple Phrases That Are Guaranteed to Make People Like You More | Inc.com

The late, great American poet Maya Angelou once said, "People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel."<p>The truth is, your word choice creates a brief impression that can lead to a lasting impression, long after the particulars …

Self-improvement

3 simple Lightroom tricks you should definitely know

Photographer Travis Transient recently put together this helpful tutorial that might just teach you a thing of two about Adobe Lightroom. The video …

Review: “The Photographer’s Guide to Posing: Techniques to Flatter Everyone”

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.As a photographer, posing your …

Lens Filters: Which filters do photographers actually need?

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.What filters do you need and how do …

30 Best Men’s Cologne, Perfume & Fragrances

It's men's cologne time, baby. Now that we're well into the year, we're due for another round-up of the best scents for men. This year's selection …

How to Edit Corporate Headshots in Lightroom

Although even lighting, and perfect exposure are your biggest allies when it comes to making people look their best in headshots, there are many …

3 Quick Photoshop Edits You Need to Know

If you like to spend as little time as possible processing your images - read these 3 quick Photoshop edits to help you speed through it.

Photography

The best DSLR cameras you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>The digital camera market is in the midst of a significant change. Smartphone cameras are taking control of the low end …

4 Common Creativity-Killers + How to Avoid Them

Learning to channel your creativity to produce awesome work is one of the most valuable skills you can develop (and use to stay inspired!) this year. Not only will your ultra-original style set you apart, whether working on quick projects or making your wildest DIY dreams come true, but it can help …

Creativity

10 Shots, 10 Portraits, 1 Focal Length: Take this Photography Challenge

Inspired by one of our readers I thought it might be fun to set another photography challenge for our readers (image to the right by darkmatter). Our …

Why Aperture Priority Mode Isn't Always the Best Choice

There are a lot of common mistakes to make in photography, but possibly the most frequent is to shoot in Aperture Priority mode when it’s not the …

Five Photoshop Tools to Take Your Images from Good to Great

We hear it all the time, “That photo has been Photoshopped”. Sometimes it sounds like the photo has caught a disease or that Photoshop is some …

Tutorials

How to Use Lightroom to Learn Composition in Photography

<i>If you want more Lightroom help from Viktor, get 50% OFF his Four Seasons Lightroom Preset Collection, on now at Snapdeals (only until July 19th,</i> …

Tips for How to Make the Most of Rainy Days

It isn’t always possible to get great weather when are out photographing. If you’re on a once in a lifetime vacation and you encounter rainy weather, …

Divine Composition With Fibonacci's Ratio (The Rule of Thirds on Steroids)

Are you a stickler for little details? Well, if you’re a photographer, you had better be. Discovering the rule of thirds is a big milestone for any …

4 Tips to Help you Decide Between Black and White or Color for your Image

Why do black and white photographs speak to us? In nature, colors are meant to attract, and cause things to catch our attention. Still, even without …

The Pros and Cons of Black and White Versus Color for Street and Travel Photography

The question of whether to shoot street and travel photos in black or white or color is an eternal one that isn’t going to go away. But one of the …

3 Reasons to do Headshots with Natural Light

I love natural light. I’ve probably said this before, but I prefer it to using studio lights. There’s something soft and beautiful about using the …