Jason Miller

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Selective Color in Photoshop, is it the best-kept secret?

The selective color adjustment layer is a tool that can make your images pop off the page. Almost every week someone emails me and says, "Blake, how …

Photoshop

Model Posing Cliches: Stale or Useful? Improve Your Model Photography With Tried and True Poses

Some model poses seem to pop up everywhere repeating across different mediums and across decades. Many photographers deride these posing cliches, but …

Yoga

Create Beautiful Portraits With a Single Light

It can be very easy to fall into the trap of thinking elegant and nuanced portraiture requires complex lighting. And while there's certainly nothing …

The 7 Ways of Zen Landscape Photography

Zen photography comes naturally with an empty mind. It’s both waiting for a moment where light, shape, and dynamics fall into place, and being devoid …

The Headshot Setup That Will Save You Time and Impress Your Clients

I call it the 3-in-1 Headshot Method. As a professional photographer it is imperative that you are able to adapt to your surrounds and the needs of …

School of Visual Arts’ YouTube Channel is Full of Amazing Photo Lectures

If you’re always on the lookout for great educational, inspirational, or just plain interesting photography content online, you need to visit the …

Photography

How Planning Can Improve Your B&W Photography

Here is something that you may, or may not, think about in your photography.<p>I think about it constantly, when I’m creating photographs, and there is …

Landscape Photography

Lr FAQ: How do I Backup my Lightroom Edits?

When you make edits in Lightroom, those changes are usually stored in your Lightroom catalog settings. That’s useful right? But not always. What …

Tutorials

High-Speed Sync Techniques with Speedlight and Pack & Heads

Although it’s hard to deny the beauty natural light provides, it’s not always the most predictable or convenient light for a high profile photo …

Photography

100 Photography Tips by Eric Kim

Don’t compare your photos to anybody else (but yourself)<p>When in doubt, take a step closer.<p>Shoot from the gut in the streets; edit with your brain at …

Street Photography

4 Lighting Principles I Wish I’d Known When I Started Photography

When I first started photography, I struggled a lot with lighting. In the beginning, we’re often told to shoot our subjects in open shade, but if you …

4 Simple Tips For Getting Your Subjects More Comfortable While Shooting

As a portrait photographer – yes I consider boudoir photography to be a subset of portraiture (my clients just happen to be wearing a little less …

FUJIFILM

What Photographers Need to Make The Website Building Process Amazingly Simple

“Just images, right?” No! You see, one of the reasons why so many people don’t want to make a website for their photography is because they don’t …

Emotional Impact of Color in Landscape Photography - Part 1

What goes into creating an emotionally compelling color landscape photograph? Certainly, subject matter is very important, as well as composition and …

Landscape Photography

30 Lessons Leonardo da Vinci Has Taught Me About Photography, Art, and Life

Leonardo da Vinci was the ultimate ‘autodictat’ (someone who taught himself everything).<p>Download<p>To read this on the go, you can download the files …

Incorporating Multiple Exposure into Portraiture

by Olympus VISIONARY TRACIE MAGLOSKY<p>Shot by Olympus Visionary Tracie Maglosky outside Las Vegas at WPPI 2017.<br>OM-D E-M1 Mark II + M.Zuiko ED 7-14mm …

Get Your Images on Instagram Using Lightroom Mobile

Are you Using Lightroom Mobile?<p>If so, are you streamlining your social media sharing?<p>If you use BOTH Lightroom & Instagram, you'd be silly not to …

Tutorials

3 Ways to Use a Reflective Umbrella with Jeff Rojas

In this lighting tutorial, Jeff Rojas, Fashion and Portrait photographer based in NYC, discusses how to create 3 different portraits using a single …

How to do a Quick and Simple Corporate Portrait Setup

Daniel Norton knows a thing or two about portraiture. Renowned for his ability to manipulate light, the NYC based fashion photographer has posed …

Fashion Photography

19 Tips For Shooting Better Portraits

I am often asked how I manage to photograph a celebrity in a few minutes or what is the best way to shoot a good portrait. Here is my list of hints …

How to Shoot & Develop the Sharpest Possible Black and White Film Photos

If you want sharp black and white images with fine grain, then you’ve come to the right place!<p>I’m a bit of a freak in terms of image quality and I …

Saturation Vs. Vibrance: The Tips You Need to Know

When I first learned Photoshop, the saturation adjustment was one of the first tools I used.Why?Well, to put it simply, I already knew what …

Tutorials

Why Photographers Should Consider a Fluid Head for Their Tripod

Most still shooters use a ball head mount on their tripod, but photographer Hudson Henry wants you to reconsider. As he explains in the video above, …

How I Motivate Myself to Make Photos

About to leave our apartment in Hanoi / Macro photo of Cindy’s hand.I have a hard time motivating myself to take photos. This is what works for me:1. …

Street Photography
Communication Skills

This Simple One Light Overhead Setup Makes for Dramatic Portraits

We’re crazy about great one-light portraits, and fashion and portrait photographer Jeff Rojas is an expert at creating and honing these minimalist …

Five Steps to a Successful Portfolio Website

Recently, I was asked to give a wedding photography referral. While I certainly found some great photographers, what amazed me was the lack of …

Web Design

How to Read a Licensing Contract as a Photographer

So you’ve spent years honing your photography skills, perfecting the art of puppy fashion photography. You’ve set up a website to share your …

How To Be A Better Photographer In 2017

The dreaded 2016 has come to an end and from the ashes has risen a brand new year filled with creative opportunity. Everyone wants to be better this …

Motivation