Photography Tips

By Brian King | Photography tips, instruction, how-to's, and reviews.

The Five Myths of Photography Success

How to Measure Photography Success<p>We all want to be successful in our photography, its only natural. We strive to take the best images that we can. …

5 Composition Tips for Landscape Photography

It may be hard to believe, but you can take very nice landscape photography even with the most basic equipment. You don’t need the latest and …

Landscape Photography

5 Common Post-Processing Mistakes to Avoid

For today’s photographer, post-processing is a critical element of image making. Sure, when you first get started with digital photography, you might …

Digital Photography

7 Beginner Tips for Shooting Better Landscape Photos

When I was growing up, I spent several summers living with my father on the Isle of Skye in northern Scotland. As a teenager, I didn’t have an …

Contrastly

If there is one thing you’ve learned after using your camera for any length of time it’s that the automatic exposure settings don’t always get it …

Tutorials

9 Essential Pieces Of Wildlife Photography Gear (+ One Myth!)

<b>Canon 200-400 f/4 L IS 1.4ext + Canon 5D Mk3</b><p><b>UPDATED:</b> <i>February 4th 2017</i> – Article was updated to remove and replace a few recommended products that are …

How to Stand Out as a Photographer in a Crowded Market

In today’s world of rapidly changing technology, there’s one big problem that you and every aspiring photographer must face; you are one among many. …

Imaging

How to Create a Strong Focal Point and Manage Attention Inside Your Photos

Focal point is a term that photographers and photography blogs throw around continually. “Create a focal point,” it’s said, “it should be the first …

10 Ways to Become a Better Landscape Photographer in the Next Year

As each new year approaches, people usually start thinking about what they can do better or improve in the new year. As a professional landscape …

Philanthropy Through Photography: How to Do Good with Your Camera

If you were to ask me about a specific time in my life when photography made a significant impact, I would say the fall of 2011. For my birthday, my …

16 top tips for shooting beautiful portraits

It’s that time of year again, gathered around our families. They all know we have that fancy camera. So, it’s down to us to document the event and …

Portrait Photography

A Few Tips for Photographing in the Snow

4 Critical Tips for Shooting in Extreme Cold

I know that for a lot of people, the cold keeps them inside, but it can be really rewarding to go out in the bitter cold. Tonight I got the bug to go …

Photography

Shooting in the Cold – Tips for Winter Photography

Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean you should stop doing any photography. Winter photography can be magical, here are some tips for shooting in the …

Digital Photography

Picture this: 8 quick tips to make yourself a better photographer

There’s no shortage of photography tips floating around the internet, be it in text or video form. But sometimes there’s a collection of tips that …

Using Depth of Field in Your Images

Mastering depth of field can help you to create some truly spectacular images, and is a great artistic tool to have at your disposal. The depth of …

Landscape Photography

Autumn macro photography

<b>Autumn is the perfect season to indulge in some close-up and macro photography, says Tracy Calder. So pack your bag and head out to the woods</b>Autumn …

Cameras

5 Key Tips to Improve Your Landscape Photography

Traveling photographer Jimmy McIntyre has been making quite a splash with his landscape photography. He was recently named one of the Top …

Landscape Photography

Top 5 Photography Tips to Improve Your Photos

One of the easiest ways to improve your photography is by taking photos of interesting subjects. Of course, you can take great creative photos of …

Digital Photography

Focus On The Eyes, Focus On The Light

Open this storyin Apple News.<p>For the best reading experience, open this story on a device with<p>Apple News. It may also be available on the publisher's …

12 Tips for Taking Awesome Holiday Family Photos

It’s that time of year – the weather is starting to get a bit cooler, stores are decked out with holiday decorations, and family gatherings are …

Photography

40 practical photography assignments to inspire you

One of the most difficult things in photography is to stay motivated and inspired. I know that I have hit “photographer’s block” many times in my …

Street Photography

How To Isolate Your Subject For Better Images Than Ever

There comes a time in every photographer’s journey when he or she wants to stop the background from interfering in your snapshot. There’s an old …

Tutorials

10 tips for candid street photography

I think in street photography, there are many different “sub-genres.” For example, you have the traditional candid street photography, you have …

Expert guide to manual focus photography

<b>Despite autofocus technologies, manual focus remains an important feature in photography. Matt Golowczynski looks at how best to use this tool</b>Despite …

Cameras

How to Compose Better Images and Make your Images More Extraordinary

When we think about what goes into making a photograph most often our thoughts leap to camera settings like aperture and shutter speed. “What ISO …

Digital Photography

8 Photography Training Tips You Can Do To Help Improve Your Work

Photography is like any other pastime or profession. You need to constantly improve your skills and work on areas where you feel there is room for …

Digital Photography

7 Handy Tips for Capturing Great Autumn Bokeh

Fall is a beautiful season for photography; the trees are awash in a dazzling array of vibrant colors, and striking, colorful leaves are everywhere. …

Digital Photography

How to Start a Photography Business

Learn how to start your own photography business, including estimated startup costs and where to find gigs.

Small Business