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Here’s How to Get Perfect In-Camera White Balance: No Editing Required! (VIDEO)

Whether your passion is nature photography, portraiture, macro, or shooting sports, it’s likely you’ve spent considerable processing time color …

Tutorials

This urban design tool helps planners understand the entire street network

A new program prototype by Remix lets designers play SimCity at street level<p>For planners and transportation officials, the road to transit improvements often hits speed bumps when it comes to data sharing and visualizations. A new online tool wants to solve those misunderstandings with a shared …

Urban Design

Natural Light: How to Use the Sun’s Settings

If you’re starting out in the photography world and can’t afford all of the fancy lighting equipment, natural lighting can be your best friend. Not …

Portrait Photography

Classic Lighting Techniques; Learning from the Portrait Masters

The masters of photography in the 20th century have paved the way for modern photographers. Before digital capture, social media and smartphones, …

Portrait Photography

Kamerabörsen 2017: für Amateure, Profis und Sammler

Sind Sie auf der Suche nach einem alten Objektiv? Filter, Blitzen und Kameras? Wollen Sie Ihre eigene Sammlung eventuell ein wenig ausdünnen? Oder …

New: The Street Photographer’s Lightroom Presets

These new photo editing presets are designed to help photographers instantly bring out the best attributes of their street photography with exposure …

Tutorials

5 metrics every YouTube marketer needs to track

Optimizing engagement rates should be a top priority for any marketer. When it comes to YouTube, engagement is measured in the form of subscribers, likes, dislikes, comments, and shares.<p>Engagement is a prime directive of YouTube’s algorithm, as this indicates if people find your content interesting …

Digital Marketing

The Down Low: 50mm vs 85mm Lenses For Beginners

Lens suggestions and comparisons are just a part of life for the beginner photographer. As you are constantly yearning to satiate that uncontrollable …

Here’s How to Shoot Beautiful Portraits at Home with Just One Flash (VIDEO)

If you’re a bit envious of the beautiful portraits made by pros with well-equipped studios, this tutorial is a must-see. That’s because in just six …

Portrait Photography

Die Verwandlung der Drogenhauptstadt der Welt

Bildstrecke<p>Medellín und Pablo Escobar – für viele sind die zweitgrösste kolumbianische Stadt und der einst mächtigste Drogenboss nicht voneinander zu …

Visuelle Kommunikation in Zeiten des Social Web: Warum lohnt sie sich?

<b>Heute sind GIFs, Videos, Bilder und Grafiken fester Bestandteil aller sozialen Netzwerke und Kanäle. Visuelle Kommunikation ist unverzichtbarer</b> …

How to Clean Your Camera lens: Tips and Tricks

A dirty lens is not your friend. In this video, photographer Joe Edelman is going to show you how to clean your camera lens and share with you my …

Portrait Photography

4 Elements of Great Storytelling, Backed by Neuroscience

Content marketing is in a crisis.<p>Once you sign up for a few brand newsletters, you get pounded with the same generic how-to articles. How to Use …

Storytelling

How to Edit Dramatic Portraits in Photoshop

Following his recent film showing you how Sean Tucker shot the Mentor Portraits project back in South Africa, this is a follow up tutorial showing …

Portrait Photography

Adobe Publishes 60 Videos To Learn Lightroom CC & Lightroom 6

Unless you’ve been taking a sabbatical from the internet and the news, you’re aware that Lightroom CC / 6 and a new Camera Raw has dropped to much …

Adobe

55 Hand-Picked Resources to Help You Learn Graphic Design Quickly

When I began out with learning design, I can remember being absolutely overcome by all the information that is out there. I was sure that knowing how …

Graphic Design

How to scan 35mm film using a mirrorless camera

Ok, here is Robin Schimko´s second video about scanning. This time he is using a Panasonic GH5 and a 30mm macro lens to digitalize his 35mm film.<p>In …

Portrait Photography

30 free macOS apps every Mac user should have

Powerful Mac apps that won't break the bankThere’s something of a misconception when it comes to the Mac. While powerful tools like Photoshop or …

Software

GIMBALS Are The WORST: Why they are ruining filmmaking

Nowadays everybody and their grandmother has been shooting every single piece of content on gimbals. In this video, filmmaker Jakob Owens talks about …

Portrait Photography

Watch: 3 Editing Techniques That 'Star Wars' Uses to Communicate Emotions

Editing doesn't just turn images into stories, it also helps capture emotions.<p>Movies do so many things. They entertain us, inform us, and give us a …

The World's Best Film School Is Free on YouTube

All Michael Tucker wanted was to learn how to be a better writer. Film school had given him a solid background in film theory and plenty of directing …

Filmmaking

The Best Filmmaking Tips of 2017

By Natalie Mokry <b>Directors of some of the most successful movies of the year share some great advice.</b> As 2017 comes to a close, we looked back on …

Jordan Peele

The Power of Focal Length: How to Use Lenses for Storytelling

Learn how focal length can change the way your images communicate to your audience.With so many lenses out there to choose from, it can be difficult …

Storytelling

Facebook and Universal deal gives users access to library of music, allows uploading of videos containing licensed songs

Facebook has signed a multi-year agreement with Universal Music Group (UMG), making it the first major music company to license its copyrighted …

Universal Music Group

How to Rebuild After the Retail Apocalypse

Where suburbs see dead malls, developers see condos, megachurches, and paintball parks.<p>In late October of this year, the office-sharing start-up WeWork announced that it was buying Lord & Taylor’s flagship store in New York City. Coming as this did in the wake of the bankruptcies of such …

Urban Design

How to Leverage Social Media In 2018: A Video Marketing Guide for Brands

As video is the both the present and the future of content marketing, it's a good idea to review what works best on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat so you can plan accordingly.<p>As social media continues to dominate the focus of most company's marketing focus and media budget, now …

What is Composition?

Composition is the art of arranging the visual elements within your frame.<p>To start in photography, you have a frame, an empty black canvas:<p>Now …

Photography

Some of the Lesser-Known New Features in Final Cut Pro 10.4

Completely inspired by a great thread on our popular Forum, we take a quick look at some of the lesser-known, but still important new features and …

Filmmaking

Step Up Your Photography Composition with 13 Tips From Pros

Step Up Your Photography Composition with 13 Tips From Pros

Composition is the heart of your photography, Here’s wisdom from 6 world-class photographers.<p>Joe McNally tells you to bend the rules, Camille Seaman …