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Create Perfect Portraits in Lightroom Using These 6 Classic Retouch Techniques

With portraiture, what you see is not always what you want to get. Even the very best portrait with the perfect model will often need some form of …

How to Recalibrate Your Camera’s Focus

You just bought a new DSLR and you just can’t wait to start shooting great images. But wait, there’s a problem. Your camera somehow can’t seem to …

Cameras

Heirloom Lets You Quickly Digitize Boxes of Old Family Photos Using Just Your Smartphone

If you’ve got storage containers-worth of old family photos sitting in an attic somewhere, a clever new app wants to help you turn those old, …

Video: How to Properly Fine Tune Autofocus on Your DSLR Through Micro-Adjustments

One pesky issue you may have run into with your DSLR is front-focusing or back-focusing, a problem that, in the past, required that you send your …

Amazing Black and White Lightroom Tutorials

Processing black and white photos is a skill of its own. <br>Learn how it’s done – in less than 2 hours!<p>As a photographer, you know it’s super-important …

9 DIY Benches You Need to Make This Weekend

A bench is one of those ultra versatile furniture pieces that’s always nice to have in a home. They provide extra seating for guests and, if nothing else, they’re a fab spot to throw your extra belongings. Whether you place one in the hallway, the entryway, your bedroom, on your patio or in every …

Crafting

BTS: Corey Rich on the Most Effective Way to Set Up & Shoot a Night Sky Time-Lapse

As part of Nikon’s continuing effort to promote its gear and ambassadors while teaching you something at the same time, the company has put together …

DIY: Homemade All-Natural Personal Care Products for Men

If you live in the United States or Canada, chances are you’ve had a taste of some rather interesting weather over the last little while, ranging …

Skin Care

10 Unmissable Photography Deals and Freebies

“Today everything exists to end in a photograph,” Susan Sontag famously stated in her book <i>On Photography</i>. We can't argue with that as we all know how …

Turn Your Photos IntoIncredibly Large Black & White Prints

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>Engineer Prints are big big big (big) photo prints made on large format printers normally used for architecture and …

3 Composition Rules You Have Probably Never Heard of Before

Composition is one of the most important skill areas of photography. Of course, some may argue that it is the camera, while others would say it is …

10 Cool Photography Freebies That Include E-Books, Courses and Presets

A popular saying goes, “There ain't no such a thing as a free lunch.” Well, we took it as a sort of challenge and brought you some photography …

Tips on Using Circular Polarizing Filters

One of the major challenges in landscape photography is managing reflected light, especially when working around water. The single best way to subdue …

Grab These Amazing Photography Deals While They Last

For a fraction of the price of first party external flashes from Canon/Nikon, this product gives you plenty of bang for the buck. If you are beginner …

Photography

DIY: Rose Petal Honey

On my last day in India, I had my first taste of rose petal honey, swirled into the yogurt I ate for breakfast as I sat on a balcony watching the Taj …

Can You Even Handle This Many Awesome Photography Links

The internet has been a busy place this week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching all corners looking for the …

Beauty Lighting Comparison Tests: Broncolor Parabolic vs Beauty Dish vs Octabox by Karl Taylor

In this video ( "go to minute five" ) Karl Taylor tests and compares some of his favourite lighting modifiers for fashion and beauty photography.<p>Via …

Getting Started with Nightscapes

Winter is the perfect time to practice nighttime photography. I took advantage of the long nights during my Christmas holiday to make some …

Associated Press News

Ready, Set, Frown: Portrait Photography for Emotional Response

Once upon a time, in a land far away, there was a photographer who always told his subjects, “Smile big for the camera.” The problem with this …

The Three Rules of Noise Reduction

One of the main problems of any HDR workflow that involves tone-mapping is noise. The most widely used tone-mapping operators are based on local …

The giving continues with Apple’s free 12 Days of Gifts app, now on day two

Advertisement<p>5 Comments<p>This marks the first year that Apple’s(s aapl) 12 Days of Gift app is available to users in the U.S. I downloaded the app …

Lost Dogecoins: Cryptocurrency goes missing

When you name a cryptocurrency Dogecoin in honor of a dog meme originated by Internet comedy pioneers Homestar Runner, it's a hard thing to take seriously.<p>But Dogecoin, with its Shiba Inu/Comic Sans meme mascot, is a legit currency competitor to Bitcoin, even with its price fluctuations. So when a …

Cryptocurrency

Google Play is giving away 'Yeezus' and top singles from 2013

Vox Media has affiliate partnerships. These do not influence editorial content, though Vox Media may earn commissions for products purchased via affiliate links. For more information, see our ethics policy.<p>Google's making it easy to catch up on some of the best music of the year. As part of what …

27 Amazing Macro Snowflake Images Shot with a DIY Camera Set Up

National Geographic has picked 10 of the most stunning travel images from 2013, from their daily photo feature Travel 365 Continue reading...

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin - step by step on how to do HDR in under 5 minutes and spend less than $150

5 Street Photography Techniques

Matt Stuart is a 39-year-old London photographer who has been shooting for 18 years. His favorite types of shots are those featuring people going …

How to Properly Format SD/SDHC/SDXC Cards

Have you ever had a SD card seem to go bad? Perhaps it’s acting flaky and there seems to be no signs of physical damage. I had just that happen with …