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How To Choose the Best Monitor for Photography

If there is one piece of equipment often overlooked by many photographers, it is the monitor. Whilst we may spend thousands on cameras, lenses and …

Cinematography

How to Harness the Power of Lightroom Print Collections

In a post last year I explained a process for exporting images from Lightroom …

Lightroom

Fine Art Layout in Lightroom’s Print Module

I love a fine art print, with a well fit matte and a custom frame. Unfortunately, my walls (and my wallet!) are not big enough to accommodate all the …

HDR Photography Workshop: What is a Stop of Light

You are watching a free tutorial from HDR Photography Workshop.<br>To view the entire course, upgrade to Premium or purchase it in the SLR Lounge …

How to Optimize Photos for Search Engines

Optimize photos for search engines and take a vital step toward directing traffic to your blog or website

Engines

7 Great Gifts for the Beginning Photographer

There are lots of things to compliment a camera that a photographer can use to become a better shooter. And guess what: not all of them require you …

8 Tips for Hanging Holiday Lights

If you're planning to string your yard with holiday cheer, bear in mind these few simple guidelines and precautions.<p>Steer Clear of Disaster<p>1/10<p>Sure, …

National Lampoon

Real Estate Photography Tips

When it's time for you to sell, a professional real estate photographer can help make sure that your listing really stands out from the crowd.<p>Photo: …

Do You Have Insurance for Photography Equipment?

You have insurance to cover damage to, loss of, or theft of your photography equipment, or <i>do</i> you? We have all heard the words of warning, look both …

Health Care

How To Take Professional Quality Portrait Photography

Portraiture can be one of the most satisfying forms of photography for an enthusiastic amateur. The tips below can be of use whether you are using a …

Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module the Magic Alt Key

Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module - using the Alt (Option) key to get valuable feedback to help you process your images in Lightroom.

Tutorials

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Should You Delete Your RAW Photos, Or Archive Them Forever? – Q&A

Question:<p>Should I delete my RAW original photos, after delivering them to a client? I have the high-res edited JPG files and I’ve never had to go …

Photoshop Shake Reduction Filter

In this video I take a quick look at a Photoshop Shake Reduction Filter. When I first saw this demonstrated I thought we were years away from seeing …

How to choose the right tripod for your kind of photography

Wondering <b>how to choose right tripod</b> from vast collection available in the market. Given many choices about choosing a tripod, the major factors for …

Landscape Photography

Get Organized: 25 Clever Ideas for Repurposed Storage

Looking for creative storage solutions? Here are 25 organizers and clutter containers that you can make yourself from recycled items.<p>Recycled …

Crafting

Building a Retaining Wall

A retaining wall can help you create a terrace or a flat area in a steep yard, or it can simply hold up a sloped bank to prevent soil erosion. Keep …

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A Killer Collection of Adobe LightRoom Tutorials

en_US<p>article<p>Adobe LightRoom remains one of the most popular pieces of post-production software for photographers and for Light Stalking readers. …

Tutorials

How to Brew Coffee in a French Press

More Brew Methods<p>Tips for Chemex »<br>Tips for AeroPress »<br>Tips for Cafe Solo »<br>Tips for Siphon »<br>Tips for Woodneck Dripper »<p>Coffee fads may come and go, but chances are no matter which way you sway with the tides of change, there's still a French press in your arsenal. Now's as good a time as ever to …

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Male and Female Brains Really Are Built Differently

The hemispheres of women's brains are more interconnected. Does that matter?<p>Ready your knowing smirk, because here comes a scientific gem that’s sure to enliven even the dullest of holiday parties.<p>By analyzing the MRIs of 949 people aged 8 to 22, scientists at the University of Pennsylvania found …

Tony Corbell: 7 Questions on the Truth About Photography

<i>All images shot by Tony Corbell. Used with permission.</i><p>Tony Corbell has photographed hundreds of faces and hundreds of weddings. From heads of state …

Legal Handbook for Photographers: The Rights and Liabilities of Making Images (Legal Handbook for Photographers: The Rights & Liabilities of)

Beginning with the basic laws that govern photography, this legal manual helps photographers understand the basic matters of access and privacy, …

Canon EOS Rebel T6s / EOS 760D review

<b>New:</b> <i>The EOS Rebel T6s (known as the EOS 760D outside the US) has since been replaced by the</i> <i>EOS 77D</i><i>, which benefits from a newer sensor, improved AF</i> …

Hands-on Photo Tip: Creating Truly Realistic HDR Images with Adobe Camera Raw

Into the Open (HDR) – Final image created in this tutorial: 12 exposures merged in Photoshop CS6 and tone mapped in Adobe Camera Raw 8.2<p>In this …

Tutorials

5 Coffee-and-Milk Drinks You Should Try

Feeling limited by the same old cappuccinos or lattes you order every day? Try one of these five coffee-and-milk drinks you might not know about, and expand your caffeinated horizons, one morning at a time.<p>Cafe Miel (French), or Cafe con Miel (Spanish)<p>Whether you're lounging in Paris or exploring …

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