Photography Tips

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

Tips on how to photograph summer birds

<b>With long daylight hours and the breeding season in full swing, summer is a great time to hone your bird photography skills, says Oscar …

Birds

6 Reasons Why Your Photos Aren’t Razor Sharp

Picture this: you come home after a great day out photographing and you’re excited to look through all the beautiful images you’ve captured. However, …

Landscape Photography

3 Elements of Getting Shallow Depth of Field Images

Depth of field is one of the things that beginners often struggle with understanding. So I found a couple of videos on YouTube to help you out.Depth …

5 Camera Settings That All Macro Photographers Should Know

This article will detail five camera settings that are essential and which all macro photographers should know. It was inspired by Will Nichols’ …

Cameras

7 Great Reasons to do Early Morning Photography

An age-old question is whether you’re an early bird or a night owl. Well even if you fall into the latter category there are compelling reasons why …

Landscape Photography

Wildlife Photography on a Budget

You don’t always need the latest and the greatest photography equipment to take great wildlife pictures. In the digital photography world, dominated …

12 Good Reasons Why You Should Start a Photography Blog

Starting a photography blog was one of the best decisions I have ever made. I never would’ve guessed when I pulled the trigger on my first blog post …

How to Photograph Wildlife from Your Car

Wildlife photographer Chad Barry has captured many gorgeous, award-winning photos of various animals over the course of his career, but there’s one …

Four Ways to Get Frame-Filling Shots in Bird Photography

When all goes well, bird photography can be absolutely exhilarating. Yet birds are small and skittish creatures. Hence, a common problem faced by …

Nature Photography

Low-light wildlife photography tips

<b>Pushing his equipment to the limit, Ian Plant has mastered the art of low-light wildlife imagery. He reveals the stories behind some of his most</b> …

Garden bird photography tips – how to capture great garden bird shots

<b>Looking to get great garden bird shots this winter? With RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch this weekend (27-29 January), top pro David Tipling shows you</b> …

Birds

Five easy things you can do now to make better photos

We are all familiar with the common ones of making sure focus is correct, rule of thirds, tangents, and great gear. However, there are a few ways of …

How to Be Prepared for the Wildlife Shot of a Lifetime

Some of the best photographic opportunities happen when you least expect them. In this video from John E. Marriott, he shares valuable tips on how to …

How Developing a Niche in Photography Can Help You Turn Pro

Almost every hobbyist photographer has considered making the transition to full-time professional. Similarly, almost every professional photographer …

Entrepreneurship

Do NOT Fake It Till You Make It as a Photographer

I see the posts. You see them, too. A session gone wrong because a photographer didn’t know want to do. And they didn’t know what to do because they …

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4 Great Pieces of Camera Equipment to Help You Get Creative

A great way to broaden your horizons in photography is to try out something new. In some cases, that will be a different technique, and in others, …

Why the Telephoto Is My Go-To Landscape Photography Lens

Wider was always better when I first began photographing landscapes. As an amateur photographer and outdoor enthusiast, all I wanted to do was cut …

Landscape Photography

How to Make Storytelling Landscape Photos – 4 Steps

When we think of storytelling images, we immediately think of people doing something in a documentary type of photograph. After all, people make the …

Landscape Photography

5 Rules for Better Bird Photos, or: It’s All About the Eyes

It’d be cliche to say that the eyes are the window to the soul, but they’re certainly the key to a compelling photograph. This is intuitive when …

Landscape Photography

5 Tips for Better Winter Landscape Photography

Born and raised in Norway, my opinion might be slightly biased but winter is my favorite season for photography. Sure, it’s a cold and harsh season …

Tips for Photographing Reflections to Create Stunning Images

It can’t be denied. There’s something special about reflections that makes them a unique aspect of photography. Maybe it’s because a reflection just …

5 Tips for How to Photograph in Any Kind of Weather

If you live anywhere in the northern hemisphere, you must have realized by now that fall is over and winter is slowly but surely creeping up on us. …

Bad weather photography: Getting the perfect landscape shots

<b>The weather defines the mood of any landscape. Tony Worobiec reveals how to make the most of whatever it throws at you</b><p>Weather is the defining quality …

How to Shoot (and Think) Like a Professional Photographer

With every new camera and smartphone thrust onto the market, our collective potential to be amazing photographers kicks up a notch. Sensors can …

5 Pro Guides For Black & White Landscape Photography

While some photographers tend to experiment with black-and-white on their computer as more of an afterthought after they’ve shot their images in …

5 Tips to Instantly Up Your Photo Game

Taking photos - good ones anyway - can be a tough gig.That's why there's so many tutorials, tips, and tricks out there that seek to help beginners …

Two Ways to Create a Snowstorm Using Photoshop

The holidays are upon us and you want to have the perfect photo but it’s just too cold, slippery, or you missed the snow all together? There are …

How to Plan and Take Killer Sunset Photos on Your Next Vacation

Who doesn’t love a good sunset photo? There’s something about that colorful, ethereal time of day that strikes a cord with just about every person. …

Landscape Photography

Easy Street Photography Tips for Beginners by Josh Katz

Has street photography got you curious about shooting your city’s best candid moments but don’t know where to begin? Josh Katz comes to your rescue …