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Land-trust case raises red flags across Indian Country

MASHPEE, Mass. (AP) — A modest courthouse and a fledgling police force, a housing development for American Indian families and a school where students are taught exclusively in the tribe's ancestral language. These are the visible signs of an independent tribal nation that has grown on the famous …

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How to create Photoshop Actions to make star trails from a single photo

Star trails are a common subject amongst astrophotographers. When they’re not trying to capture the milky way, they’re showing the path that our …

Mastering the Fretboard Using Keys and Chord Progression Roots

260<p>SHARES<p><i>This is an abridged and shorter version of a lengthier article that can be found on Guitarchalk.com.</i><p>The easiest way to master the fretboard …

How to Shoot Awesome Astrophotography & Night Sky Images: A Basic Tutorial to Get You Started

This video tutorial is a few years old, but we thought we’d share it because it offers some great starter information on how to shoot …

Photography

Inverting Your Photo in Photoshop for Natural Color Correction

There are plenty of ways you can color correct an image, but here’s a technique you might not have learned before. this technique from In this …

Learn The Major Scale Twice As Fast Using 'The Octave Trick' [Lessons]

<b>Guitar Scales And Modes</b>: Bored with learning box patterns? Want an easier way to visualise the fretboard? In this lesson you’ll find out how to use …

Harvard is putting a 13 module photography course online for free

Four months ago, it was Stanford who made their photography course for free, and now comes Harvard’s turns. Harvard has an online learning platform – …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

HDR technology and technique: what you need to know, part one

<b>In this introductory article, Phil Rhodes kicks off a new series on HDR by taking a step back and explaining high dynamic range display tech and what</b> …

You gotta get this now! So cool!

This was made from a single photo<p>This isn’t a movie. It’s not a “cinemagraph” — it’s something completely new made from a single photograph. If you …

Vocabulary

Save yourself some money and learn how to clean your own sensor like a pro

Learning to clean your camera’s sensor is one of the most valuable skills a photographer can learn. At least when it comes to camera maintenance. …

How to Capture Starbursts and Sun Flares

A sun flare or starburst is an artistic photographic technique that can be achieved without any special post-processing or editing tricks. By …

How to use curves to fix any colour problem!

I had to shoot in an environment without HSS (Didn’t have my Citi600 with me) and I didn’t have my Hoya ND16 filter with me either. Which meant that …

ND Filter Comparisons

Neutral density filters are probably the most powerful photography filters available. These filters sit in front of the lens cutting the amount of …

Photoshop Tutorial - How To Soften Harsh Shadows On A Color Image

We had a tutorial on how to soften harsh shadows in Photoshop on a monochrome image, which is basically the easier job. Monochrome leaves you with …

10 Different Lighting Effects Using Just One Softbox

When you start out as a photographer, you probably don’t have a lot of equipment or money, so you need to come up with unique ways of using what you …

Monochrome Manual

Dear friends, I am excited to announce my new free book: “<i>Monochrome Manual</i>.” It is a brief 34-page handbook on the basics of black-and-white …

Photos Of Abandoned Buildings In Europe Show The Beauty In Ruins

“I simply adore the patterns and textures of old, decaying buildings: they remind me that everything is impermanent.”<p>German photographer Christian Richter, 36, has spent the past seven years traveling across Europe, photographing the insides of decaying buildings. He is driven by a love for the …

How to install Photoshop keyboard shortcuts in GIMP

With Adobe’s long standing global domination and the current buzz around Affinity’s recent announcement of impending Windows versions of their …

How to Blur the Background With GIMP

1<p>Open GIMP and select "File" from the Menu bar.<p>2<p>Click "Open" and select the image with the background that you want to blur.<p>3<p>Click "Open" to load the …

Tutorials

The secret to producing subtle photographic color effects in Photoshop

Color trends come and go, though when it comes to photographic treatments, some color effects are here to stay. For example, adding a brown tint to a …

19 Free Alternatives to Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is a powerful raster graphics editor which supports layers, masks and several color models. In addition to the built-in tools and …

Testing Out an Insane Photoshop Hack to Get Rid of Tourists

On January 16, Reddit user OmerRAnderson posted a tip from Imgur about how to delete the pesky tourists from travel photos. According to the …

10 Myths About the Rule of Thirds

My name is Tavis Leaf Glover, and I’m an artist just like you, trying to create art that I can be proud of and share with the world. Though, …

How to do HDR Photography

HDR how? This is a simple how-to HDR tutorial to help you create amazing HDR photographs that make viewers say, “Wow!” When I saw my first HDR photo, …

Photoshop Tutorial Secrets: Seven Essential Steps to Digital Workflow

I’ve been shooting with digital cameras in my portrait and wedding photography studio for about five years now, and in that time I’ve taken well over …

Tutorials

The Quickest Way to Sharpen Images in Photoshop

What’s the fastest way to sharpen an image in Adobe Photoshop? Chelsea Northrup has the solution—and it doesn’t involve the “Sharpen” tool:The trick …

12 Photo Effects You Should Know About

When a program contains over a thousand photo effects, the thought of choosing just one might seem like a daunting task, unsuited for the indecisive. …

Tutorials

Photographer Captures the Amazingly Ornate Ceilings of Roman Churches on an Architectural Pilgrimage

French architect and photographer Florian Pagano spent his honeymoon on an architectural pilgrimage documenting the ornate ceilings of the many churches of Rome. Capturing the overwhelming details and intense colour scope with HDR photographic techniques, Pagano’s images transport viewers straight …

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