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Adobe Photoshop Fix lets Android shutterbugs retouch photos like the pros

It’s been over a year since Adobe launched Photoshop Fix on iOS to make it easier for folks to touch up their portrait photos. The free app has finally made it to Android.<p>Fix offers tools to do things like clean up blemishes, smoothen skin and surfaces, enhance contrast, tweak lighting in specific …

The Best Piece of Equipment To Improve Your Star Photography

Improving night photography is an ever closing gap riddled with tech-tips, tricks, and expensive gear. The Star Adventurer by Sky Watcher-USA seeks …

Landscape Photography

Photographer Uses the Golden Ratio to Compose Cinematic Images Full of Drama

As an art student, Jon Sparkman was introduced to the Rule of Thirds, which are guidelines for how to compose an image. Essentially, the picture is divided into a grid, and the intersecting points are where the impactful parts of the picture should take place. Sparkman, however, makes use of its …

InterAct

Using Nikon Wireless Utility with the Nikon D500 on iOS to download NEFs to iOS

This article "<i>Using Nikon Wireless Utility with the Nikon D500 on iOS to download NEFs to iOS</i>" is by Spencer Harbar:As most Nikon D500 users are …

Cameras

Stock Photography. 6 Cool Techniques You May Not Know

How To Do Stock Photography – Your Guide To Getting Your Foot In The Door<p>Wanna <b>sell photos</b> and get pumped about your photographs?<p>Think your …

Photography

5 Lessons Learned Switching from DSLR to Mirrorless for Travel Photography

Two months ago, after shooting for 10 years with Canon, I completely switched to Sony. It surprised some readers of my blog, as well as some fellow …

Cameras

Long Exposure Photography Tips

Long exposure photography can produce stunning photos. Nighttime shots can bring out unexpected detail and create amazing light effects. Daytime long …

Landscape Photography

10 Quick Lightroom Tips and Shortcuts

Lightroom is a powerful and complex program. It’s great to have shortcuts and fast ways to do things you do often. Here are ten Lightroom tips to …

Learning about Exposure - The Exposure Triangle

Bryan Peterson has written a book titled Understanding Exposure which is a highly recommended read if you’re wanting to venture out of the Auto mode …

09. Workflow Order - Don't Sweat It!

Shares 7.5K<p>Workflow order is the topic that I get asked about most often in my classes, whether it’s the Lightroom or the Elements class. People …

Retouching 101: Learn Basic Photoshop Retouching in Minutes

If you find yourself stressed out while editing images, we are here to help. Learn to go from the BEFORE to the AFTER quickly.<p>The video at the bottom …

Why Aperture Priority is the Most Preferred Shooting Mode by Photographers

Photographers have their own shooting preferences. Some like using flash, some don’t. Some love to play around with depth of field, while others want …

Tips for Shooting Better Portraits

Creating a compelling portrait can take a lot of thought and design. But here are three practical tips you can use to improve your image.<p>Choose the …

Bill Gates

6 Tips to Get Started with Portraits

Photography

5 Common File Types in Photography and When You Should Use Each One

You’ve spent the last few hours working on the perfect photo shoot and everything went better than you could have possibly imagined. After importing …

Tutorials

How to Use ISO Settings in Digital Photography

ISO should be one of the easiest aspects of digital photography to master, but many beginners in photography still have a hard time understanding …

Landscape Photography
Cameras

Your Camera’s Most Important Settings: Shutter Speed, Aperture, and ISO Explained

Getting a nice camera is just the first step in taking great photos—you also have to learn how to use it. Shooting on auto will only take you so far. …

Shutter Speed

Fallen Leaves as a Secret Weapon for Expressive Child Portraits

Probably the most difficult challenge in photographing children is garnering genuine and happy expressions from them. If you routinely photograph …

Portraits on Location: Let's go creative with outdoor flash

With the use of the classic ELB400, a portable battery unit with extreme light-weight heads, you'll be able to practice and continue to experiment …

8 Outdoor Child Portrait Photography Tips (Video Tutorial)

Children are endearing, free-spirited, and full of life. Their bodies and minds are stuck in a state of perpetual motion. Unfortunately, many of the …

5 Best Lenses for Portrait Photography

Questions on the subject of lens choice are as limitless as lens choice itself. Show me 10 photographers and I’ll show you at least 11 divergent …

Cameras

Creating stylish cinematic portraits with the Light Blaster

I recently got my hands on a Light blaster. The Light Blaster Is a strobe-based image projector. Basically it’s a slide projector. You can select and …

Tutorials

Belkin's Valet Charger Power Pack delivers on-the-go juice to your iPhone and Apple Watch simulataneously

Belkin's got another Valet dual charging accessory for iPhones and Apple Watches, but this one's a portable.<p>Earlier this year Belkin launched a new, more affordable dual-charging dock, the Powerhouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone ($100). Now it's got a new portable dual-charging that will …

Tech Trends

Off Camera Flash Vs Available Light In A Photoshoot Video

<i>Screenshot taken from the video.</i><p>Whether you are a die-hard available light champion that preserves the images in their original state or a …

31 Hidden Photoshop Hotkeys That Every Photographer Should Know

Thanks to its user-friendly interface and sophisticated tools, Adobe Photoshop CC is easily the most widely used image editing software on the …

148 Photo Editing Tools and Apps

Earlier this year, after researching photo editing tools, I shared a list of 104 photo editing tools you should know about. After receiving a great …

5 Useful Freebies to Help You Create Better Photographs

Looking for a fast way to start creating stunning photographs? Producing great images, broadly speaking, consists of two stages- taking the best …

Streetography is a pictorial block party app for inquisitive photographers

Imagine if you could see a map of the city around you based on the photos that best represent the area. That’s the concept of Streetography, a brand new photography app for iOS launched this week. The app uses various sources of photo content, showing the map of the world around you seen through …

Apps

Shotbox: A Tabletop Studio Suitable for Smart Devices Photography

In order to create professional “studio-like” looking product photographs, typically you will need good lighting source and a light tent. That’s what …