Guy Keen

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The Lost Art Of Shooting Black-And

Black-and-white photography has the potential to make any photographer better, even if you mainly shoot color. At the least, it will stretch your …

Tutorials

Photoshop Basics: What Is Unsharp Mask and How to Use It to Sharpen Your Photos So They Pop (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick Photoshop tutorial video from Run N Gun that explains the basics of the Unsharp Mask tool and why it’s essential to helping you …

Advice from Full-Time Photographers on Turning Pro

Many aspiring (and experienced) photographers dream of making their hobby into a full-time profession. Who doesn’t want to make a sufficient living …

Landscape Photography

Patterns In Black And White Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their photos with patterns in B&W in the Patterns In Black And White Photo contest with chances to win …

Black & White Photography

How to Take Great Portraits with Only One Studio Light

If you’re into shooting high-quality portraits with minimal studio equipment, here’s a 6-minute video from photographer Manny Ortiz that explains how …

New Photographs of Waves Crashing Against the Setting Sun by Warren Keelan | Colossal

<p>Australian photographer Warren Keelan (previously here and here) completely immerses himself in his subject matter, wading alongside gigantic waves …

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Create Dramatic B&W Photos with a “Classic” Film Look (VIDEO)

There are numerous methods for converting color images to black and white, and some are more effective than others. In this Photoshop tutorial, …

Back-Button Focus: What It Is and Why You Should Be Using It

If you spend any time surfing photography forums and Facebook groups, you will undoubtedly see a constant flow of questions asking for the best way …

“The feeling for light” – Paolo Roversi on photography

“The first time my American agent came here, she said ‘I can’t believe you do all these pictures in this little room’,” laughs Paolo Roversi as he …

Black & White Photography

Five Tips to Pricing Your Photography Work

Whether you are just starting out or you have been shooting for years, pricing is always top of your mind. For a long time, I just plucked figures …

Shooting Portraits in a Bedroom with a Reflector and Natural Light

Here’s an inspiring 5-minute behind-the-scenes video by photographer Irene Rudnyk, who shot a series of gorgeous portraits in a bedroom using only …

9 incredible images from the world’s leading wildlife photographer, David Yarrow

Whether he is tracking bull elephants in the dustbowls of Kenya, or staring down a black leopard on the plains of South Africa, world-leading …

Color Grading and Color Correction Using the Color Balance Tool in Photoshop

Using Focus Stacking on Landscapes for Extreme Depth of Field

Focus stacking is a technique typically used in macro shots to achieve a large depth of field. It’s a relatively simple concept: take many images …

Interview: Photographer Captures Voyeuristic View of People on London Streets After Midnight

Photographer Edo Zollo stalks the streets of London, pointing his lens at the mysterious happenings that could only occur after dark. As the bustling city empties out, he takes the opportunity to capture unique street images tinged with a touch of film noir.<p>Zollo has lived in London for 15 years, …

Why Bit Depth and Shooting in Raw Are So Important for Your Images

We've all heard it hundreds of times: unless you're a journalist zooming off shots to an editor as the action happens, you should be shooting in raw. …

Landscape Photography Tips: One Pro’s Workflow from Planning a Trip to the Final Edit (VIDEO)

There’s a lot more to making great landscape photos than being in the right place at the right time and snapping the shutter. In the video below, top …

Godox's Fujifilm Support Opens Doors

One of the big concerns for many moving over to the Fujifilm X and GFX systems has been options for flash support. In all honesty, most of these …

Cameras

Portrait Tips: The Best Light For Portraits

Here’s a classic geeky photography thing to say: “The only thing that alters how hard or soft the light is on your subject is the size of the light …

Semi Truck

How to Pose Friends Who Aren't Models (Portrait Photography)

In this video, Daniel Inskeep and Rachel Gulotta will show you how they pose single subjects so you can get the most out of your friends and clients …

Setup Your Fuji Camera Like A Boss! | VERSION 2

Fujifilm X70 Compact Camera<p>Camera manufacturers are fantastic at what they do. The technology they cram into ever new iterations of their products is …

Cameras

The NPF Rule: A Formula for Sharp Star Photos Every Time

A common rule of thumb to figure out your maximum shutter speed for sharp stars at night is to divide 500 by your focal length. Sometimes it’s called …

How to Start a Photography Business

Credit: welcomia/Shutterstock<p>Starting your own photography business is a great way to add a second income or a main income, if you work hard. While …

Why The Golden Ratio Is Better Than The Rule Of Thirds

A long time ago I was a young art student, being told about the “Rule Of Thirds.” I was told it’s one of the most important fundamentals of art and …

How To Over Power the Sun using ND Filters With Joel Grimes

Creating a natural looking portrait outside with flash limits your options regarding your camera settings. A photographer might be stuck at their …

3 Of The Best Lightroom Tips you’ll See this Year

Hey guys, Mark from Shotkit here. Now wouldn’t you like an article where there’s no preamble, just a handful of meaty tips that you can implement …

Tutorials

3 Simple Steps to Give Your Subjects Amazing Eyes In Photoshop

Many can debate the ethical use of Photoshop, but if you strip down its use to a core idea, the editing software is meant to enhance imagery and …

Disk Cleanup Tip To Recover Gigabytes That Lightroom May Be Hoarding

If you’ve used Lightroom in the past, well, ever, you know it can be a resource hog. It’s almost a cliche at this point to even say it but that …

Save yourself some money and learn how to clean your own sensor like a pro

Learning to clean your camera’s sensor is one of the most valuable skills a photographer can learn. At least when it comes to camera maintenance. …

Lightroom