Lisa Cooper

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An Introduction to Tethering Your Camera to a Computer

Richard Harrington is the CEO of ThinkTAP and the Publisher of Photofocus.He is also the founder of RHED Pixel, a visual communications company based …

Portrait Tutorial Feast

36 Links That Are Like Catnip for Photographers

It's truly been a great week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking at all corners of the internet to find the …

How to Photograph Birds in Flight

Being able to capture good images using a DSLR (Digital Single Lens Reflex) camera can be extremely rewarding. And some of the best pictures that we …

Landscape Photography

Moon Photography: 6 Tips for Better Moon Photos - dPS

Moon Photography: To get the best possible pictures of our one-and-only moon, it's important to know a few things about it first.

Photography

Fro Knows Photo Beginner Flash Guide - Review

The FroKnowsPhoto Beginner Flash Guide takes you from being hopelessly intimidated to supremely confident with speedlights and off-camera flash.

Photography

Using Light Shaping Tools to Create Realistic Ambient Light for Outdoor Portraits

Although sunny days are great for getting out of the house and enjoying the outdoors, they’re not always the best days for shooting as the high …

Want to Create Great Images? Stop Waiting to Get Lucky

We all get lucky sometimes, it’s a part of life. And some people are certainly luckier than others it seems, but depending on luck to get you through …

30 Kitchen Cabinet Tips & Tricks

Whether you have a tiny counter in the corner or a gourmet space fit for a chef, the kitchen is the center of any home. Updating your kitchen …

Handcrafted Pendants

Would you believe what these are made of??? Well, of course you would, ’cause your smart!!!<p>Salt Dough! Who knew, right???<p><i>Salt Dough Recipe</i><p>2 parts …

50 Cookie Exchange Recipes - Chef in Training

I don’t know if you saw all the yummy cookies last week on my blog for my Cookie Exchange Week, but we had some DELICIOUS recipes shared by some of …

Making a Mason Jar Oil Lamp

Anniethedog and I collected pinecones on a cold and snowy walk yesterday, that I used to make an oil lamp. To make a lamp you will need: A Mason jar, …

French Crullers with Honey-Sugar Glaze

Crullers are such gorgeous donuts, I could snap photos of them all day with sticky fingers. That is... if they ever lasted that long around here.<p>Not …

25 Best Ideas for Outdoor Fall Decor

Fall has to be the best season of the year for decorating–especially when you’re doing that decorating out of doors. Just think: the heat of summer …

Organic Castile Hand Soap

Keep Hands Soft With Organic Castile Hand Soap<p>The older I get, the more conscious I am about making my home chemical-free. One of the ways I do this …

Cleaning

Packing Tape Image Transfers

I love image transfers. It’s something I’m always using in my journals but there are so many other fun uses for them. All you need to make a transfer …

Orange Honey Lotion Bars

SIGN UP FOR FREE UPDATES, OFFERS, & TIPS.<p>Plus I'll send you a free copy of "Your Simply Healthy Handbook." It's your #1 resource to make healthy …

Skin Care

Stenciling with Bleach

So here’s tutorial #3 in the bleach series! It’s an easy way to customize a shirt, fabric by removing color instead of adding it.<p>For my first project …

Washer Necklace: a simple tutorial

For Joelys 11th birthday party last week, we made washer necklaces. They were fast easy and the girls loved them.<p>To make your own, gather a few …

Mason Jar Solar Lights

I love entertaining outdoors at this time of year because it’s warm enough at night that a garden party does not need to end when the sun goes down. …

Crafting

Photography Tips on Google+: Reaches 15,000 Followers

Like This Article?<p>Don't Miss The Next One!<p>Join over 100,000 photographers of all experience levels who receive our free photography tips and articles …

Photography Tips

Lighting Ratios for Portrait Photography

In portrait photography, lighting ratios are comparisons of the main light in a photo to the lesser light that fills in the shadows. This main light …

Photography

Living Landscapes – A Guide to Stunning Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is difficult to master until you learn that there are several massive compromises baked into the genre. This new guide, Living …

Light that Fire: A Guide to Finding Photo Inspiration at the Library

Photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3 Dear Mr. Dewey, Please point me in the direction of the photography books. Thank you. Love, A photographer in need of a …

Photography

Replicating a Prominent Portrait Photograph

If you’ve never challenged yourself to recreate another photographer’s photo, you’re missing out on a priceless learning opportunity. The exercise …

A Tour of the Hardware Found in Modern Smartphone Cameras

Want to take better photographs using your mobile phone camera? It helps to know what you are working with. I’ll assume you already know the basics …

The Snapshot and What You Missed This Week on Light Stalking

Every day, many topics for discussion and photos are posted on Light Stalking. We also publish a helpful and inspiring article on photography nearly …

Louis C.K.’s 10 Funniest Moments

Louis C.K. struggled as a stand-up comic for 15 years, telling the same inane jokes. Then he became a father. One night onstage, he called his …

How To Create Your Own Unique Textures and Apply Them To Your Photography

I would like to take you through a journey today and show you how some very ordinary looking photographs of the world around us can be combined to …

Photography