Kristin Folz

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Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module the Magic Alt Key

Lightroom Tips for the Develop Module - using the Alt (Option) key to get valuable feedback to help you process your images in Lightroom.

Adding Tone and Contrast to a Single Image

I’m a big fan of details… I often like my images to feel a bit “gritty” and “deep.” Sure, it doesn’t work for every subject, but there are plenty …

TWiP 337 - The Evolving Art of Portraiture

Photographer’s Essential Guide to Body Language

If you’re a photographer, you’ve got to understand body language. Many of the most talented photographers don’t realize it, but body language can …

9 mistakes made by pros that you should avoid

Mistakes are a natural part of every life. Their presence transcends things like experience, talent and high skill levels. To put it differently, …

How to Take Architectural Photography at Twilight

When it comes to ambient lighting, daytime photography provides great light for clear, crisp images. But, what about that off time when the sun is …

Is The DSLR A Dying Digital Camera System? – OP

(Approximate Size Comparison, Canon 6D, Nikon D800, Sony A7R, Olympus OM-D E-M1)<p>Recently we’ve been seeing a lot of chatter about how mirrorless …

Fstoppers Answers - What Is Your Photo Education? How Important Do You Think Formal Education Is In The Field?

Each and every week, we feature a segment called "Fstoppers Answers", where we invite our community to ask a question to our writers to answer. This …

Education

I’m Not a Pro, Do I Need a Portfolio?

<i>This is a guest post by Stephan Bollinger – www.stephanbollinger.com</i> <i><br>Follow him on G+: plus.google.com/+StephanBollinger</i><p>My previous article about the …

Everything You Need to Know About White Balance

The color of light can vary enormously, and this can have a big impact on the way your photographs look. From photographing in sunlight to shooting …

5 Good Photography Habits You Want to Start Today

5 Good Photography Habits to Start Today - shoot daily, take notes, look at photos, back up, and more! Take your photography up a level with these …

Digital Photography

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Photography

National Geographic – 125 years of groundbreaking travel photography

As a four-year-old in Oxford, I had scant chance of knowing what the Himalayas looked like. In 1962, YouTube was almost half a century away and it was impossible to imagine Uncle Fred force-feeding me his 2,453 iPhone snaps of Lhasa; we hadn't even seen colour television. All we could do was pore …

Resources for Landscape Photography

Resources for Landscape Photography: ebooks and recent articles to help you take better landscape photographs

Digital Photography

Exposure: A New Web Service for Creating Beautiful Photo Narratives

The key to creating a good photo-based service is to fill a need that isn’t being filled by any other app or website — a task increasingly difficult …

Beach and Surf Photography: How One Photographer Turned His Passion Into His Career

Have you ever dreamed about quitting your day job to pursue your passion? If you have, you’re certainly not alone. While many contemplate taking that …

Photography

5 Daily Exercises to Become a Better Photographer

Photography is fun because it is all about learning and advancing your skills. Self-improvement brings happiness and a sense of pride as we see our …

How to Save Dreary Weather Photographs With HDR

We want you to close your eyes for a moment and imagine the following scenario. You've been saving for the last two years to go on your dream …