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Key Tips for Getting High-Quality Prints of Your Photos

The advances that have been made in the technology of cameras, lenses, and other photography gear means that photographers of all skill levels are …

Five essential filters for travel photography

In my post on essential gadgets for travel photography, I mentioned that I always pack five specific lens filters with me.<p>So in this post I thought I …

Landscape Photography

Watch This Beginners Lightroom Tutorial and Learn How to Edit an Image in Just 20 Clicks (VIDEO)

Lightroom is a powerful tool and can be a bit intimidating to new users, but in this 8-minute tutorial editing expert Ed Gregory shows you how to how …

Tutorials

Why Your Images Aren't Sharp (and How to Fix Them)

I don't think it's too much of a stretch to say that we all want to take photos that are sharp.The bad thing about sharpness is that a lot can go …

Thunderstruck: A Guide to Photographing Lightning Part I

I love visiting the countryside. It's a great way to unwind, relax, and forget about the daily office hustle, the traffic, and whatever else is …

Long Exposure Photography Tips You Don't Want to Miss

One look at a long exposure landscape photo like the one above, and I'm sure you're salivating at the thought of creating something so beautiful.I …

Are You New to Photoshop? Learn How to Make “Layers” Your Friend in Just 15 Minutes (VIDEO)

According to image-editing instructor Anthony Morganti, “Layers” represents the “bedrock of Photoshop.” If you’re unsure about how to use this …

PhotoPills is Officially Available for Android

One of the most popular location scouting and photography planning apps in the world is getting its long-(long-long-long-)awaited debut on Android. …

Android News

How To Cut Out ANYTHING In Photoshop

You have probably seen one of our featured hilarious Photoshop battles (for example, here or here). If you had a few ideas for submissions but didn’t …

Pizza is knowledge April Ludgate - Parks and Recreation

Parks and Recreation

“What The Lens” Is a New Website That Helps You Choose a Perfect Lens for Your Style of Photography

Shopping for new gear is always exciting, but choosing among the myriad of options available can be a tedious and time-consuming task. Now thanks to …

Photography

5 Hacks to UP your LANDSCAPE PHOTOGRAPHY in 100 seconds!

Freelance landscape and travel photographer Toma Bonciu give you 5 tips to improve your landscape photography. You only need a tripod and some ND or …

Mastering Filters Series - Polarized Filters

The beauty of a polarizing filter is that it cuts down on glare from surfaces like water and foliage, allowing you to create a much more compelling …

Moment is Funding a New iPhone Lens and a Battery Case with Shutter Button

The world of iPhone lenses is heating up, and Moment doesn’t want to be left behind. The company—known for its high quality smartphone lenses—just …

Mobile Photography

This is the battery case every serious iPhone photographer needs

Chances are, if you're serious about iPhone photography, you know all about Moment and its high-quality miniature lenses that attach to the …

5 ESSENTIAL TIPS WHEN PREPARING IMAGES FOR PRINT

My favorite way to experience photography is through print. It’s hard to describe the tremendous satisfaction I get when viewing my own prints, or …

How to Use Your Smartphone as a Graduated Neutral Density Filter

How many times have you rued the fact that you chose frugality over sensibility when packing your camera bag? You’re in front of a lovely sunset by …

Long Exposure Noise Reduction (I’m Eating Crow)

If you look at your interchangeable-lens camera’s menu, you’ll probably find a setting for Long Exposure Noise Reduction. In fact, many cameras have …

Shutter Speed

7 Tips and Tricks for Photographing Landscapes With a Wide-Angle Lens

By and large, the landscape images you see in magazines and online are taken with a wide-angle lens. It’s the go-to focal length for landscapes for a …

It's Coming! Get Ready for the 'Great American Total Solar Eclipse' of 2017

The year of the Great American Total Solar Eclipse is upon us.<p>On Aug. 21, the moon will completely blot out the sun for observers in 12 states, from …

Sphere is a Lens That Turns Your DSLR Into a 360-Degree Camera

Sphere is a new lens that’s designed to turn any DSLR camera into a 360-degree camera. It captures a full 360-degree view horizontally and a …

Cameras

5 Projects to Push Your iPhone Camera to its Limits

For the past few years, I have been really enjoying pushing the iPhone camera as far as it can go, to do photography projects that many people might …

How to Take Decent Pictures of the Sky at Night

It might look easy, but taking an epic photo of the night sky in all its glory takes skill. You have to be in the right place with the right …

The PureNight Filter Cuts Out Light Pollution for Better Night Sky Photos

Light pollution is a drag for night sky photographers, usually requiring some post-processing magic in Lightroom or Photoshop to fix. But what if you …

A Really Neat Trick To Remove Annoying Dust Spots In Photographs Using Lightroom

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>Most modern interchangeable cameras (both DSLR and Compact System Cameras) have effective dust reduction mechanism built …

How to Take a Non-Crappy Picture of the Moon

On November 14th, we’ll get the closest full moon since 1948, and it won’t happen again for 18 years. If you want to snap a photo of the moon in all …

How And Why: Focus Stacking Landscape Photography

Unlike street photography, Landscape photography demands an almost clinical approach. Things like exposure, composition, and clarity have got to be …

The Next Great Innovation in Photography is Here

Every so often, something happens in the photography industry that completely changes the way photographers work or present their images. Think of …

Take Professional Photographs With Your iPhone Using The DxO One 20.2-Megapixel Camera

It’s amazing just how good the quality of the camera on the latest iPhones is. For grabbing a half-decent photo on the go it’s pretty well unbeatable. I’d go so far as to say it’s as good as many standalone compact digital cameras. Obviously you don’t have the benefit of a zoom lens, and neither …

These Creative Water Glass Photos Were Made In-Camera, No Photoshop

These water glass photos are not created in Photoshop. In fact, all photographer Alexandre Watanabe needed to shoot these striking shots was water, …

Photography