Greg Holder

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You Can Use a Flat Screen TV as a Cheap and Simple Backdrop for Product Photos

As my startup gear brand Eupidere grows, we face more and more photographic challenges in shooting thrifty product photos. Recently, I had just …

The funniest animal photos of 2015 revealed

The above image of a wild hamster, cheeks filled with food, expression of quiet determination writ large across its furry brow, has been named the funniest animal photo of the year at the inaugural Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards.<p>The hamster, or rather Julian Rad, the Austrian who captured it, …

This is How to Respond When People Ask You to Work for Free

Among photographers, the idea of working for “exposure” (i.e.. for free) is a hot button topic. It seems that every other week there's an example of …

Better Food Photos With Natural Light

Photographer Jenny Woodward recently uploaded a fantastic instructional video to Vimeo on how to get better food photos with window light. The even …

Shooting Simple Product Photos with Printer Paper and a Window

Indian photographer Kunal Daswani created this short and sweet beginner’s tutorial on how you can easily shoot a product photo using natural window …

Nikon D750 Review | It’s Achilles, Less His Heel

When people let themselves go a bit, or crest the hill of middle age and begin the unrelenting slope to physical demise, there are a myriad of things …

Gear & Gadgets

The Ultimate Star Trail Timelapse at The Wave, Arizona

The sandstone rock formations of the Wave, Arizona are some of the most sought after geologic photographic material in North America. Thousands of …

Hiking

Want to Buy or Sell Camera Gear on Facebook? The Company is Testing Out Group-Based Selling

eBay and Craigslist are two services photographers often turn to if they’re trying to buy or sell some used camera gear. It looks like Facebook may …

How to Develop a Strong Content Marketing Strategy for a Successful Blog

A blogger's success is measured by the goals he has achieved through blogging. For each entrepreneur, the purpose of their blogging efforts is …

Selective Blending in HDR Photography

A style of photography that is growing rapidly in popularity is HDR Photography. To be defined, HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography is photography …

The Lightroom Trick For Sharpening Women's Skin

Posted By Scott Kelby on Monday, December 1, 2014 in Develop | 17 comments<p><b>Above:</b> When we sharpen women’s skin, our general goal is to keep the skin …

The Foldio2 Foldable Pop-Up Light Box for Product Photos is Bigger, Brighter, and Better than Ever

Remember Foldio? Introduced a little over a year ago today, it’s an ultra-portable, foldable light box that gave smartphone photographers the ability …

Why Professional Photographers Don't Really Care About Gear

If you were a painter, what would you prioritize: selling paintings or buying new brushes?<p>You want to shoot photos like a pro. Heck, everyone wants …

Why a Photographer Needs a Blog And How to Create a Successful One (4 Practical Tips)

Blogging isn't anything new. It has been a big part of social media for quite some time, even though it is not really the same as social media. While …

The Photographer’s Sandbag Has Evolved… and Become the Donut-Like WaterWeight

When you’re shooting on-location, you often want to pack as light as possible to minimize the physical effort needed to set things up. Just one …

How to Create and Replace a Custom Background in Photoshop

How to cut your subjects out of a background and replace it with any color or pattern of your choosing. Use the magic wand to make your section.

How Important Is A Virtual Tour? - Toronto Real Estate Property Sales & Investments

<i>Very</i> important, in my opinion. And most active MLS listings for properties up for sale that don’t have virtual tours are severely lacking in a market …

Create Perfect Portraits in Lightroom Using These 6 Classic Retouch Techniques

With portraiture, what you see is not always what you want to get. Even the very best portrait with the perfect model will often need some form of …

Nikon D750 review

To really get a feel for the differences between the D750 and the D810, I tested both side-by-side and more emerged than I expected beyond the …