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The Most Intelligent And Precise Way To Sharpen Images In Photoshop

With the multiple methods of sharpening in Photoshop, a big issue is that many of them are applied globally without any consideration to edges and …

Sharpening With Blur - Bring Back Insane Detail With This Quick Technique

Sharpening is a mystery to many, some do it well and others don't. There are quite a few methods to sharpen an image including the use of a High Pass …

Selective Color - Possibly The Best Tool For Photographers

Much to my dismay, I've recently discovered that many photographers are unaware of the power of selective coloring. With its versatility, I'm …

5 UFO Sightings That Even Non-Crazy People Find Creepy

If you want to research UFO sightings, we hope you like bullshit. Because you're about to be drowned in sensationalist books and blogs from UFO …

Paranormal

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

Concert Photography: Maneuvering the Crowd and Getting the Shot

Band photography can be an exciting and fun genre to get into, and it’s great for building your portfolio. Newspapers and magazines will be willing …

Golden Star – Sunny Silhouette Pictures by Josh Hedge

Photographers tend to avoid direct pictures of the sun because the light is so powerful, it overwhelms the rest of the picture. However, you can …

Photography Project Exposes Wonders of Backyard Biology

You may never take local birds and weeds for granted again after spending some time with Meet Your Neighbors, a photo project aimed at documenting …

WANTED: Free Photos

A few weeks ago, I was perusing my Facebook newsfeed as I usually do first thing in the morning, a cup of hot coffee in one hand, a computer mouse in …

89 Photographs and Stories That You Will Love

Another terrific week in the world of photography has just passed us by and Toad Hollow Photography has been active all week looking for the very …

What the Numbers on your Lens Mean

I've run into this a few times with students that feel embarrassed to ask what all the numbers on the lens mean. There's no reason to feel …

Digital Photography

18 Best U.S. Summer Music Festivals: From Bonnaroo to EDC (PHOTOS)

Summer Hits<p>Jean Trinh rounds up the best music festivals in the U.S., with artists like Beyoncé and Nine Inch Nails.<p>06.01.13 4:45 AM ET<p>Julie …

City Photography Techniques for Various Times of Day

Photographer Mike Palmer was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. For years he’s been photographing the street of his hometown, and he’s …

20 Beautiful Engagement Photos

Engagement photos are taken to remember the memory of the engagement and to announce to others that the couple will soon be getting married. In these …

Peacock and The Best of Light Stalking This Week

Seen by nearly a million photographers each and every month, Light Stalking has grown into one of the top online resources for photography. Nearly …

Review: Canon 35mm f2 IS (Canon EF)

When Canon released their 35mm f2 IS lens, we questioned why the heck anyone would need IS for such a wide focal length. We thought about it: there …

The Basics of Photography: C for Composition

Continuing on with our series on the Basics of Photography, this week we are at the letter C, which will be covering the topic of Composition. …

Six Common Myths About Long Exposures

Long exposures bring a way to capture time in a photograph. As time goes by the camera keeps recording and the changes in the scene are reflected in …

Sport picture of the day: warrior batsman

Gura Gear's Sabi Sack is Like a Stabilizing Sand Bag

Gura Gear seems to have taken inspiration from the military with their brand new Sabi Sack. It’s literally a sack that is designed to help …

Professionals: You’re Not a Photographer, You Promote & Sell Photography

Can you imagine hiring the services of a lawyer who had never read a book about law? Yet millions of people start a photography business without …

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

How To Put Together a Beginner’s Light Painting Kit

If you’ve ever harbored interest in trying light painting, there’s no better time than now. Summer is here and the weather is perfect for you start …

A Look at Reducing Noise in Photographs Using Median Blending

Between a recent post here on PetaPixel about the Beauty of Space Photography, and my own experiments on blending series of images using averaging …

7 Beginner Tips For Sharper Photos

Scott Kelby, the author of many digital photography books says, <i>“If your photos aren’t sharp then the rest doesn’t matter.”</i> Key to any image is its …

2013 "The Perfect Pet II" Photo Contest

Photo: Alvaro Jimenez<p>May 29, 2013 /Photography News/ Pets are our pride and joy. They often define our lives and sometimes even rule our lives. …

China's Baby 59 sewer pipe rescue is a grotesque image of abandonment

A baby is being desperately extracted from a sewer pipe in this utterly grotesque image. Some pictures are moving because they make you sympathise …

BTS: Creating Psychedelic ‘Water Wigs’ With Tim Tadder

LA-based photographer Tim Tadder says that his images are his “voice,” and that he “never want[s] to be an echo.” Thus far, he’s doing pretty well. …