Photography Tips

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

5 Tips to Instantly Up Your Photo Game

Taking photos - good ones anyway - can be a tough gig.<p>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

Even if you don't live in an area that gets snow, you can create a snowstorm in your images using Photoshop. Here are two methods you can try out.


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 …

Street Photography

7 Photography Exercises To Help You Be a Better Photographer

Photography is like most other professions or hobbies in that you will improve and get better with training. But, like other skills, you need to try …


Tips for Better Forest Photography

Humans have always been drawn to forests. We have found food, building and clothing materials, and inspiration in forests. There are innumerable …


10 low budget tips for improving your photography

<b>We’ve rounded up some of the best low budget tips to help you improve your photography without breaking the bank.</b><p>Many existing tips to improve in …


7 Photography Myths Exposed

Photographers, of all people, should know that the world is not black and white. There are many shades of grey between black and white, between good …

Digital Photography

How to do Abstract Nature Photography

Photography, especially nature photography, is the art of capturing a scene to represent a slice – in space and time – of reality. Right? Well, not …

Nature Photography

Landscape Photography: It’s All About the Light

There are many tools that photographers use for creating compelling landscape photography, but some fail to realize that light is the most important …

Landscape Photography

7 Easy Photography Tips Beginners Can Do Today

<i>Screenshot image from the video by Nico Mojica</i><p>If you’re reading this, chances are you’re still figuring your way around the wonderful yet perplexing …


3 Tips to Help You Take Better Autumn Photos

I’ve recently returned from leading a photography workshop in the Alaska Range, south of my home in Fairbanks, Alaska. The trip was timed with the …

Landscape Photography

Are You Too Much of a Perfectionist With Your Photography?

Are you one of those people who winces every time you take a photograph that’s slightly skewed, with a foot cut off, overblown highlights, or too …


From Mundane to Magical: Tips on Taking Your Photos to the Next Level

You may be at a point with your photography where you are comfortable operating your camera and are capable of taking a good picture. You can work …

Landscape Photography

A Guide to Creating Stunning HDR Images

In this tutorial, you'll learn how to use Aurora HDR 2018 to create stunning HDR images from bracketed shots or a single image.


A Common Mistake New Photographers Make: A Lack of Focus

In this blog article I will share a very useful tip which Brendan Van Son explained to me when I was on the second day of his photography workshop in …


Understanding Manual Mode of a DSLR Camera

One of the scariest things for every new photographer is the moment when you pick up your new DSLR camera and turn it to manual mode.It is safe to …

Digital Photography

How to start selling stock photographs

One way to become a published photographer is to sell stock photography. Here's what you need to know to get started.<p>Ever thought you could be a …


Tips for Why and How to do Wildlife Photography at Eye-Level

Sometimes the right camera angle is down low or up high. See how getting to the subject's eye-level is effective for wildlife photography.

Don’t Fear Photo Post-Processing - Shooting is Only the First Part of the Image Creation Process

Post-processing is just part of image creation and is nothing you need to fear. See some examples of how in-camera is just the first part of the …


5 Ways to Improve Your Food Photography

Food photography is great fun and really easy to get into. All you need is a camera (which if you own a smart phone, you already have) and some …

Tips on photographing reptiles from an expert wildlife photographer

<b>Take a trip into the reptile realm with wildlife photographer Jason Steel. He passes on his tips and tricks to get you started</b><p>Love them or hate them, …

4 Common Photo Composition Errors and How to Fix Them

When it comes to composition “rules”, it’s important to understand the concepts so that you have them in the back of your mind while shooting. You’re …


5 Top Value Lenses for Getting Started in Wildlife Photography

If you are just getting into wildlife photography but don't want to break the bank - here are 5 excellent value lenses for you to consider purchasing.


Professional Photographer Shares Secrets to Capturing Perfect Landscape Photos

We all wish we could receive advice on how to better our photography from experts in the field, hoping they will let us in on the secrets of their lens selection or the coordinates of their scouted location. And yet, one of the most overlooked aspects of photography is the planning stages. …

5 Great Ways to Promote Your Photography | FizX

It’s fantastic isn’t it, when friends, loved ones, and relatives comment approvingly on photos that you’ve taken. But what if you want to get more …

Social Media Marketing

How to Take Silhouettes in 4 Easy Steps

Looking at photos like the one above, it's hard not to be impressed with their beauty.There's just something about gorgeous backlighting behind a …


7 Common Mistakes That Every Photography Business Needs to Avoid

Everyone makes mistakes. When growing your photography business, you will make more mistakes over than the years than you can count – and some of …