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How to Photograph the Milky Way in 12 Steps (With 6 Epic Examples)

I don’t recall ever meeting anyone who claimed to not be fascinated to some degree by the night sky. There’s just something hypnotic about gazing …

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The 10 Lightroom Tools That Are A Landscape Photographer's Dream

As we know, Lightroom has become a very powerful tool not only for image management but also for post production. Amongst the tools available are …

4 Tips for Creating Compelling HDR Photography

HDR tends to have a bad name in the world of photography. Type the words ‘HDR photography' into google images and you'll get an idea why. Florescent …

Travel Photographer of the Year – the best shots from 2003-2012

http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/jul/12/travel-photographer-of-the-year-best-shots<p>720<p>To mark its 10th anniversary, the Travel …

How to Do Black-and-White Conversions From RAW Files

Black-and-white conversions from color pictures are easy–just convert to greyscale in the photo editing software of your choice, and you’re there. …

Exposure Bracketing: What Every Good Photographer Should Know

There aren’t many sure things in life. No matter how diligently we plan, regardless of how much effort we put forth, there are simply going to be …

How to Recreate These 3 Popular Photographic Filters in Photoshop

‘The best laid plans of mice and men' as the old adage goes – how many times have you set you camera up to take that spectacular scene in front of …

Black and White Landscapes - Enriching Tones and Textures.

<i>This is a guest post by Tom Dinning. Check out Tom's free book offer on his site.</i><p>I'm partial to a bit of colour as much as the next photographer. …

3 Easy Lightroom Adjustments to Add Drama to a Landscape

An old adage of photography is that you should try to create the image you want with the camera rather than relying on post-production. And that's …

Manual Labour - How Pros Get Better Results Shooting in Manual Mode

Today’s cameras are marvels of modern electronics, their ability to compute the correct exposure and lock focus onto the fastest of moving objects …

How to Add Life to a Flat Image with Photoshop

It happens to us all at some time or another, we arrive at a wonderful location to find that the light is flat and uninspiring and the resultant …

Why You Should Use Levels in Post Production

How many of you spend many hours and much creativity getting the image as perfect as possible in camera, then return to Photoshop or similar and use …

Photography Tutorial: Focus Stacking

In a previous article we looked at various things that you can do with multiple exposures. One of those things was focus stacking. Focus stacking is …