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Take Your Photos from Blah to BAM! - Sixth Bloom- Lifestyle, Photography & Family Blog

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #LoveYourPC #CollectiveBias<p>Editing your …

5 Tips for Killer Backlit Pictures

<i>Inside: Do you want Killer Backlit Pictures? Are you wondering How to take Backlit Pictures and learn better lighting? It can be a challenge but with</i> …

Using Aperture to Blur the Background

<b>Using Aperture to Create a Soft Background</b> <i><br>a.k.a. Shallow Depth-of-Field</i><p>A shallow depth-of-field is a powerful technique used by photographers and …

Welcome

A shallow depth-of-field is a powerful technique used by photographers and videographers, which allows the background (and sometimes foreground) to …

SD Card Speeds and What They Mean

Hi everyone, my name is Nick Chill. Follow me for photography tips and tutorials, to help you learn your digital camera and how to take better …

4 Simple Ways to Get a Blurry Background in Your Photos

Do you want to know how to get a blurry background in your photos? You can do it! Keep reading to learn my 4 simple steps to achieving this effect. …

8 "Micro" Investments you can make for growing your photography skills (From $0 - $100)

Adding Lightroom CC to Your Existing Workflow

With Adobe’s recent release of Lightroom CC, a lot of photographers are getting a bit confused about what that means for their existing workflow when …

Five Myths About Photo Sharpness

<b>1. Faster Shutter Speeds Will Give You Sharper Images</b><p>This is not necessarily true. Faster shutter speeds will generally give you sharper results if …

Shutter Speed

Photography Backup Workflow

Data loss is a very painful experience that unfortunately many of us go through at some point of our lives. In my workshops, lectures and this …

The first platform where you can fully grow and manage your business in one place.

Multiple brand and user support is coming to Picr sometime early 2018. Stay tuned for updates.<p>Do I have to use the Picr website<p>You are not required …

A Neat Trick For Getting Clients To Follow Rules

My college dining hall was a glorious, all-you-can-eat buffet. Weekend brunches were a particular highlight, when pancakes and quiche and platters of …

Waffles

What Makes A Great Second Shooter?

May 26, 2015<p>Photo: Jasmine Star<p>Like Bigfoot, your spare SD card, and the perfect pair of jeans, a truly great second shoot can feel impossible to …

Self Defense

7 Steps to Becoming a Confident Photographer: a Beginner's Guide

Love Photography by Luis Valadares on 500px Confidence is worth it’s weight in gold in any arena. As a photographer, there’s nothing like KNOWING …

Photography

Nikon Warns of More Fake DSLRs: D610 and D4S Now on Watch List

At the end of 2014, Nikon issued a notice saying that fake D800E DSLRs have been discovered during service center repairs. Technicians found that the …

Posing Guide: 21 Sample Poses to Get You Started with Photographing Women – Part I

This is the first in a series of Posing Guides with suggested starting poses for photographing different subjects. Also in the series check out our …

What to do When there's Nothing to Shoot

A Guest Contribution by Draycat There are always days when you want to take photographs but you feel that there is nothing to shoot. Here are a few …

Make a Photo Website with Lightroom and Koken

Lightroom

Back Button Focus: What is it and why should you try it?

What operation on a camera could possibly be more simple than pressing the shutter button to take a picture? There’s not much to it, really – you …

Using Gobos To Create Dramatic Lighting

When lighting a subject, one of the things you want to try to do is create drama, or a context, using the light. This often means modifying your …

Digital Photography

Is Full Frame Still the Best? - Digital Photography School

Digital Photography

Adobe Lightroom Is Now Available on Android (But Only Phones)

Months after it became available for iOS, Adobe has announced that its Lightroom photo-editing software is now available for Android phones, too.<p>The …

Using Composition to Create More Powerful Portraits

As part of my series on portrait photography, in this article, I will discuss composition, one of the most important aspects of creating a good …

Tip: Place Some Gaffer Tape Behind Your Model’s Ears to Remove Unsightly Glow

Want to remove the glow in your model’s ears when photographing them in front of a bright background? Instead of dealing with the problem in …

Simple Portrait Lighting Setup: Gorgeous Result - Digital Photography School

<i>Updated: 23 December</i><p>We loved this beautiful portrait by photographer Ryan Pendleton (who has previously guest posted on dPS on the topic of ‘<b>How to</b> …

Gary Fong: My Account of the Ridiculous $300,000 Lawsuit Threat Against Nelson Tang

On July 14, 2012, I received a desperate email from a photographer whom I had only met once briefly at a public appearance. He was terribly …

Step By Step How to Do a Head Shot on a White Background

Come join me on a real client shoot! We'll show you how to set up a seamless backdrop, dial in the studio lights, and take great head shots!

4 Tips for a Perfect White Background in High Key Photography

4 Tips for a Perfect White Background in High Key Photography author Tony Northrup shows us some tips for making that white background, white!

Photography