Gordon Woodhead

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Can You Still Make a Living in Photography in 2018?

Last week, I had a photographer friend (hobbyist, but very talented) ask me if it was still possible to make a living in photography.<br>This coincided …

Street Photography

21 essential landscape photography tips you need to know

The wind in your hair, a camera slung over your shoulder and a great location in mind: nothing beats getting out into the great outdoors to shoot …

How to Make Your Own Profiles for Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom

Earlier this month, Adobe released an update that massively revamped its Camera Profiles, renaming the feature Profiles. In addition to 6 new Adobe …

Tutorials

Assignment – April 24, 2018 – Capturing Action and Motion Photography

Please read the following article from Nikon about capturing action and motion photography: Capturing or Freezing Motion in Photos<p>Take photos outside …

Landscape Photography

How to Overcome Harsh Sunlight by Shooting Outdoor Portraits With Flash

Golden hour is great and all, but if you limit your outdoor portrait times to those narrow windows during the day, you're going to quickly be …

Shutter Speed

3 Simple Image Composition Tips for Better Landscape Photography (VIDEO)

Danish photographer Mads Peter Iversen thinks composition is so important to landscape photography, he’s made several photography tips videos about …

Landscape Photography

Top tips for 2018: Wildlife photography

<b>It’s important to plan and understand your subject, reveal background texture to add context to a picture, and nail the exposure and focusing. Learn</b> …

Landscape Photography

Splendid Sunset: How Michael Arzur Captured This Breathtaking Landscape

While visiting Pétarel Lake in the French Alps, <i>Shutterbug</i> reader Michael Arzur captured a glorious sunset thanks to preplanning and a bit of luck.<p>“I …

Here’s How to Use ND and Polarizing Filters to Shoot Better Photographs (VIDEO)

While many photographers think nothing about spending big bucks on high-end cameras and premium glass, these same shooters often ignore inexpensive …

Natural Light Photoshoot: No Equipment, No Excuses

Let me admit something: I'm not a technical photographer. Bless those that fuss with all of the specs and have an analytical approach to photography, …

How to Shoot Night Portraits at Home

Today we're going to be shooting some night portraits without even having to leave the house. Your TV is going to act as your primary light source …

The Best Settings for Night Photography

Night photography is a fascinating genre of landscape photography. You’re standing outside in total darkness but the camera display shows something …

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited …

Five Things To Keep Your Photography Passion Burning

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>January 19, 2018 By Grey Chow<p>Five Things To Keep Your Photography Passion Burning www.sleeklens.com<p>Admit that landscape …

Landscape Photography

How to overpower the daylight with flash to shoot flowers and macro

Overpowering the sun with flash is typically something we typically associate with photographing people. But it’s a principle that scales down …

Flowers

Barcelona At Night

Thinking of being a digital Nomad?<p>I am! Well, sort of. Yeah, I guess I am. This basically means you are kind of homeless and just jump around the …

Atmosphere & Light - How To Improve Your Outdoor Photography

This past summer I was camping with my family and one of the lakes we visited had a perfect jumping rock.<p>I knew this would be a great photo …

Outdoors

Customizing Your Lightroom Identity Plate

Hi, gang – it’s Tuesdays, and Adobe’s own <b>Benjamin Warde</b> has a brand new video on how to quickly customize your copy of Lightroom with your own logo …

Lightroom

Lightroom Adjustment Brush Tips for Beginners

Here’s a few quick shortcuts for using the Adjustment Brush for those of you just getting into Lightroom (or if you’ve been using Lightroom for a …

Tutorials

5 Things SUCCESSFUL Photographers DON'T DO

Photographer Darren Miles has been around the block a few times, and he has seen what successful Photographers are doing...Here they are.<p><b>SUCCESSFUL</b> …

Photography Tips

6 Tips for Photographing Winter

Even though I’ve always loved winter and grew up skiing and playing in the snow, as a photographer, winter was my least favorite season when I first …

Mark Broyer's "After Hours" Game Remains Strong in Latest Installment

<i>All images by Mark Broyer. Used with Creative Commons permission.</i><p>Towards the end of 2017, Hamburg-based art director, designer, and photographer Mark …

Photography

18 Lightroom shortcuts every photographer should know

Adobe Lightroom is full of useful shortcuts that can speed up your workflow. If you still haven’t created the habit of using them, this video from …

Tutorials

Landscape Photography Tips We Can Learn from Clyde Butcher

Here are about 10 things that Toma Bonciu learned by studying the photos of Clyde Butcher. Clyde Butcher is an American large format camera …

A Night Walk in Venice

Venice From Above<p>Here’s an all-Venice video I made with a quadcopter – enjoy!<p>Daily Photo – A Night Walk in Venice<p>To get around the …

How to Perfect the Art of the Monochrome Landscape

Modern cameras allow us to capture incredible, colourful landscape images. A quick look through sites like 500px will show amazing examples of the …

Tips for Photographing Grandparents with Their Grandchildren

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>January 16, 2018 By Taya Ivanova<p>Tips for Photographing Grandparents with Their Grandchildren …

Grandparents

Jack’s Point Clubhouse

Time for a Passport Freebie! Panorama Processing Tip<p>Last year I made over 50 videos for Passport Members to see first or exclusively. I wanted to …

Overpowering The Sun with Flash

How to overpower the sun with flash. This photography tutorial demonstrates how exposure settings and flash work together to overpower daylight and …

How to Make Money From Street Photography

I remember when I was 18 years old; I had no interest in making money from my photography, and I didn’t really have any ideas on making a living from …

Street Photography