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How to Edit Milky Way Photos in Lightroom

You can spend all kinds of energy planning astrophotography outings, getting the camera settings just right, gearing up with the right equipment to …

Tutorials

Aerial Drone Photos Immortalize the Dynamic Beauty of a Fast-Changing Shanghai

German photographer, digital artist, design director, and adventurer Mark Siegemund captured the incredible cityscape of Shanghai with a drone camera. Now living and working in the Chinese metropolis, his growing portfolio showcases the city’s dynamic, urban landscape from hard-to-reach angles, …

Processing Night Photography

Panorama of the Milky Way over Elephant Canyon, Needles District, Canyonlands National Park, Utah.We have a life-long association of the sky and the …

Nature Photography

How to Protect Your Home Router from Attacks

A comprehensive guide for choosing and setting up secure Wi-Fi.<p>Your router, that box sitting in a corner of your house giving you internet access, is in many ways more important than your laptop or mobile phone. It might not store any of your personal information directly, but sensitive data passes …

Information Security

Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Tips For Shooting The Milky Way

Photographing the Milky Way is remarkable because what you see on your camera is magnitudes more intricate than what you can visualize with your …

Cameras

Create Hilarious Fake Inspirational Messages With InspiroBot

I love a good inspirational quote, but most of the sappy crap you find posted on people’s Instagram accounts is total garbage. Now you can generate …

Capture Brilliant Fireworks Photos | Olympus

CAPTURE BRILLIANT FIREWORKS PHOTOS<p>Get our top tips to preserve perfect fireworks memories.<p>Taken by Olympus Trailblazer Frank Smith with an OM-D E-M1 …

Landscape Photography

Astrophotography Is Easier Than You Think with These 8 Tips from Serge Ramelli (VIDEO)

We’ll let you in on a little secret about all those spectacular photos of starlit skies that you wish you could take yourself: Astrophotography is …

Landscape Photography

20 photography composition tips that will get you beautiful photos

• 137shares<br>• 29<p>What sort of photographer are you? Are you a person who carefully considers every frame for photography composition or are you a shoot by …

Landscape Photography

RAW Photo Workflow In Lightroom, Part Two: Creating Consistent Styles

What if you had four arms, two brains and two computers? I don’t know about you, but I would develop more than one image at a time to double the …

Tutorials

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

Hans – A German Photographer shows us why his models are the most beautiful in the world

Hans is from Germany, a very ambitious and artistic photographer who relies totally on natural light with exquisite models. This portfolio is …

Three Saturn Moons Shine Amid Dazzling Rings in NASA Photo

NASA's Cassini spacecraft has snapped a stunning photo of three Saturn moons, showing the satellites in all their disparate glory.<p>The newly released …

If the Moon Were Only 1 Pixel - A tediously accurate map of the solar system

Sun<p>Mercury<p>Venus<p>Earth<p>You Are Here<p>Moon<p>Mars<p>Jupiter<p>Io Europa Ganymede Callisto<p>Saturn<p>Titan<p>Uranus<p>Neptune<p>Pluto <br>(we still love you)<p>That was about 10 million …

Astronomy

Dramatic Black and White Outdoor Landscapes

Hengki Koentjoro is a fine art photographer based in Jakarta, Indonesia. He formally took up photography at the Brooks Institute of Photography in …

What Can Photographers Learn from the Classic Rules of Composition?

Composition, composition, composition! That word has no doubt been drilled into your head by a photography instructor or by every article or book …

Landscape Photography

Low Light Magic- Howard Ignatius is in the circle.

6 of Lightroom's Hidden Treasures

6 of Lightroom's Hidden Treasures - virtual copy, soft proofing, smart previews, lights out, targeted adjustment, and visualize spots.

Lightroom

Sensor Gel Stick: Safely Clean Your Sensor Like They Do at the Service Center

Sensor cleaning, especially if you’ve never tried to do it yourself, is a scary prospect. Sure, taking off your lens and using a rocket blower isn’t …

White balance explained: how cameras correct the color of different types of light

<i>The White Balance setting you choose will change the colour balance in your pictures, making it warmer or cooler depending on how the sort of light</i> …

10 Most Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography

After your next photo shoot, examine your images for these common mistakes in landscape photography so you can avoid them next time.

My Go-To Beauty Retouch Photoshop Technique Video

Do you photograph people? For a wedding, or portraiture, fashion perhaps? Actually, whatever you shoot, if it involves people you’ve probably done …

Tutorials

The Big Bang May Not Have Spawned The Universe After All

Our universe might actually be the result of the collapse of a four-dimensional star.<p>According to a new paper posted on Arxiv, the Big Bang may not have been what we think it is. In fact, there may have been no Big Bang at all--our universe may have come from an entirely different source.<p>The Big …

Comet Sighting - First Time In 15 Years!

Window Light Portraits: Weekly Photography Challenge

During the week we posted a simple exercise here on dPS to practice working with Natural Light (from a window) when taking portraits. Today we …

Eye-Popping Photographs of Hong Kong High-Rise Apartment Buildings

With a population of over 7 million people packed into an area of 426 square miles, Hong Kong is one of the most densely populated places in the …

Visit the World’s Oldest Photo Museum Through Google Art Project

Opened in 1949, the George Eastman House in Rochester, New York is the world’s oldest museum dedicated to photography. It’s world renowned for its …