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Back To Basics: Senior Portrait Ideas

Photo by Peter Casey<p>Senior portraits have come a long way since the days of the dreary (and often dreaded) school photos. Compared to the creative …

How To Photograph Dragonflies

A Guest Contribution by Steve Berardi from PhotoNaturalist. Dragonflies are among the most photogenic insects. They usually have bright contrasting …

Photography

PhotoExif Helps You Record EXIF Data for Film Photos On the Go

One of the advantages of digital photography is having information about how each photo was shot embedded within the photograph’s file itself. This …

Depth of Field Explained

Over my nearly twenty years of teaching university photography classes, I’ve come to discover that one area that students often have the hardest time …

Landscape Photography

First Working Compound Eye Cam Gets a Bee’s-Eye-View of the World

Just like the human eye, the arthropod eye is a marvel of natural engineering. But unlike human eyes, insect eyes approach seeing very differently. …

Starting a Photography Business in Today’s Economy

Zack Arias is perhaps one of the most well-known photographers, thanks to his web presence. Not only is Zack an amazing photographer, but he is a …

Simplifying Off-Camera Photography Lighting

When shooting photos for a wedding, or for any other event, you want things to go quickly and smoothly, and so do your clients. Being able to make …

Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Photog, OKs Reprinting of “Limited Edition” Pics

If you sell a number of prints of a photograph as a “limited edition,” should you be allowed to later reprint that photo in a different size, format, …

Remarkable Photos Show Picasso “Painting” With Light

Black and white. Blue. Rose.<p>It’s easy to break Picasso’s oeuvre into neat periods, but there’s plenty of work that doesn’t fit into any particular category and, thus, don’t always make it into museum exhibitions on the prolific painter. For example, the series of “light paintings” Picasso made over …

Introducing 3 Experts In Light Painting

When you look for light painting on Abduzeedo you find a lot of different posts from inspiration posts to tutorials. But luckily the world is full of …

Light Painting

Light Painting Smoke Effects Tutorial

There’s no end to the fun and creativity you can pour into a great light painting session. And the more techniques you have in your photographer’s …

Super Rad Light Painting by Dennis Calvert

It's been quite a while since I've last seen cool light paintings. After a while, it became too much of the same, and the lack of creativity made …

Photography

BTS: Creating the World’s Largest Light Painting Photograph

The photograph above is reportedly the world’s largest piece of long-exposure light art. It was created by light painter Michael Bosanko in a …

Videos for Creating Cool 3D Light Objects Using Only a Tablet and Camera

We’ve shared a few pretty cool cross-section light painting projects before, but none of them were ever very… shall we say… cheery. Both projects — …

A New Material For Painting: Light

Welcome to the future, where you no longer need a surface on which to paint. Actually, the process of painting with light dates back to Picasso — and probably before. But three art teachers — two in California and one in Shanghai — are using it as a teaching technique. They are collaborating on a …

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A subscription to a photography magazine is the perfect gift for any enthusiast image-maker. And with a huge range of titles on offer, there's …

28 Long Exposure Pictures with Sparklers

To put a sense of magic into a picture, all you need is a sparkler and a bit of long exposure photography experience. If arranged just right, the …

Weddings

An Introduction to Golden Spiral Composition Method

The Golden Spiral Nautilus spiral and Ediely<p>Recently Chris Gampat wrote a great introduction to The Rule of Thirds, one of the most popular …

Shoot Hazy and Ethereal Photos Using a Sandwich Bag and Colored Markers

Photographer Jesse David McGrady has a super simple trick for adding a hazy, ethereal effect to your photographs: wrap a plastic sandwich bag around …

3 Ways to get Better Control of Autofocus

In this post, Steve Berardi from PhotoNaturalist talks about three ways to get better control of autofocus. Sometimes autofocus can be really …

Digital Photography

Solar-Powered and Mechanically-Powered: A First in Digital Cameras

A digital camera is now in the market with the capability to be powered mechanically or through solar energy. Superheadz Japan recently unveiled the …

Cameras

Applying the Rule of Thirds in Your Photography

New photographers are taught the rule of thirds as one of the first guidelines toward making exciting pictures. This is a technique in which a …

Landscape Photography