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Portrait Lighting Comparison: Natural Light vs. Flash vs. High-Speed Sync

You don’t have to try too hard to capture unique results. Just changing your incident light and using different shooting techniques can guarantee you …

High Speed

The 9 best state parks in Pennsylvania

Ohiopyle State Park<p>White-water (and any water) enthusiasts adore Ohiopyle, because thanks to the Youghiogheny River, it has the best rafting in the …

Flash Photography: Taking Photos With vs. Without Flash

<b>Without flash:</b> When taking photos without flash, you’re relying on the image sensor being sensitive enough to capture as much information about the …

Creative Commons

How to Shoot Golden Hour Portraits That Require Less Editing

Spring is here; it’s a time for golden hour portraits and photographers to get excited about chasing the light in the creation of the killer photo. …

Landscape Photography

Cinematic COLOUR GRADING like a PRO in 5 mins

Our friend Chris Harvey is back and this is Harvey´s Colour grade example. It's quick easy and simple way of Add that kick ass punch to your images …

Photography

5 Ways to Create More Interesting Travel Photos

As long as people travel people are going to take photos of their journeys, and of course they are going to want to share those photos with as many …

How to Make Beautiful Portraits Using Flash and High-Speed Sync

The scene: Outdoors with full sunlight. The gear: Your camera, lens, and flash. The problem: You find that your flash only works at 1/200th or below …

High Speed

Why Off-Camera Flash Isn’t as Scary as you Think

FlashThe word alone has the potential to cause dread, even among experienced photographers, bringing to mind images of overexposed faces and red …

Landscape Photography

Tips For Cold-Weather Photography

There are many advantages to shooting in cold weather. During the winter, the sun remains low in the sky, which provides a more favorable angle of …

Landscape Photography

15 Street Photography Techniques and Tips

Hey streettogs, if you want to learn some practical tips and techniques when shooting on the streets, check out the video, or read more to see all 15 …

How to shoot the perfect portrait

Portraiture is the photography genre that keeps on giving, as there are always new skills to learn, new faces to shoot and new looks to achieve.<p>Our …

Wedding Photography Trends to Try

Trends come and go, especially with weddings. So how can you tell which are worth trying when it comes to your big day pics? We chatted with some event photographers and videographers for their take on what fads are worth a shot.<p><b>Do ask your photographer about film.</b><p>Both newbie photogs and more …

Weddings

Photography Archives

February 22, 2018<p>Tips From a Professional Photographer: How to Capture the Perfect Sunrise<p>We've all been there, gazing at a magnificent sunrise and wanting to capture the moment, only to have the photograph turn out horrible. What is it that makes it so difficult to translate the magic and beauty …

25 Must-See Wedding Photos From 2015

These photographers captured some truly amazing moments.<p>As we reflect on 2015, it's clear that this year has been an incredible one for wedding photography.<p>We combed wedding blogs, pored over Pinterest and enlisted the help of talented photographers to deliver you some of the most remarkable …

50 Award-Winning Wedding Photos That Will Blow You Away

Wedding photography is an art form and these photos are proof.<p>On Monday, Junebug Weddings released the 50 winners of their annual Best of the Best Wedding Photography Contest. This year, more than 10,000 images were submitted by photographers in 45 countries.<p>“From the jaw-dropping, epic photos to …

6 Wedding Photography Trends That Will Be Huge This Year

A picture is worth a thousand words — and your wedding photos? Well, they're pretty much priceless! To make sure your photographer gets the big picture and all of your priceless moments, we're spilling the beans on some of the hottest wedding photography trends of 2016 you'll definitely want to try.<p>…

How to Use Focus Stacking for Tack Sharp Photographs

Due to limitations of our lenses, getting tack sharp exposures in which the foreground and background are both in perfect focus can sometimes be …

Tutorials

Lighting Design the Easy Way – Secrets of the Inverse-Square Law of Light

In this blog post, I would like to share some insights with you regarding the connection of aperture and inverse-square law of light as well as their …

Mathematics

What Every Photographer That is New to Flash Should Know

Pro Tip: For this image we placed Grace’s back towards the sun so that it would give us a natural hair light. The softbox was then placed camera left …

Landscape Photography

A Beginners Guide to Light Modifiers

Regardless of the light source you use (daylight, continuous or flash) it’s really easy to use light modifiers or shapers to train the light in any …

Tips For Using a Reflector in Outdoor Portrait Photography

Taking portraits outdoors without the use of expensive speedlights and strobes doesn’t have to be intimidating; even when you’re shooting in the …

5 Ways to Use a Beauty Dish Light for Portraits

The beauty dish. It’s one of my favorite light modifiers, which is why I’m so excited to share some techniques you can try with your beauty dish. …

Beauty

Illuminating the Face on Location. With Peter Hurley.

Photography

The 10 best mirrorless cameras in 2018

Once upon a time, keen photographers bought a DSLR – it was the established order of things. But the mirror mechanism of a DSLR is complex and noisy …

Cameras

Best Olympus lenses in 2016

A cracking combination of retro chic styling and bang up-to-date technology, the Olympus OM-D range of cameras has become a storming success all …

14 portrait photography tips you'll never want to forget

Portrait photography tips can run the gamut from simple tweaks to your camera settings to the seemingly impossible task of getting children to stay …

Digital Cameras

The Photographer’s Guide to Taking Portraits at Noon

Exactly how many times have you been advised to shoot in natural light? Probably too many times. And, yet, how many times have you struggled to get a …

Landscape Photography

How to Use Fill Light to Improve Your Portraits

As you advance in your photography know-how, a natural evolution will be your desire to light elements of your photographs in a way that you find …

Tutorials