Nicholas Lowry

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The true lives of low-level drug dealers: “What’s the point of surviving if you can’t live?”

“Breaking Bad” this ain’t: The real world of drug dealing is less flashy than TV — and much more complicated<p>Quality cocaine has a sheen to it, like the paint on a lowrider. Shorts, a drug dealer in Albuquerque, flicks a clump with his nail to show me.<p>"See?" he says. "Like fish scales." I'm watching …

How to Photograph Splashing Liquids

Photographing a splash of water can be tricky business. You have to make sure you use just the right amount of light to be able to freeze the water …

Photography Tips

Gorgeous LA Sunrise Photo is Collage of 60 Images

Photographer Dan Marker-Moore recently created this stunning collage using 60 photos he had taken over the course of one LA sunrise. Each diagonal line, though barely visible, represents a different image and was taken a few minutes after the image to its left. It's like the City of Angels is …

Photography

Why Lazy Photographers Should Use Lightroom Smart Collections

Photography

The Ultimate Guide to Adjustment Layers - Color Balance and Selective Color

In this tutorial, we are going to have a look at the Color Balance and Selective Color adjustment layers in Photoshop. They work by balancing the …

Social Media Tips from a Pro Adventure Photographer

It isn’t the over 14,000 followers on Instagram or 9,000 on Twitter that made adventure photographer Lucas Gilman a finalist in the 2010 and 2013 Red …

Don't Pose, Give Direction

If you are a lifestyle photographer one of your jobs is to make your images look natural- not stiff, not awkward, and definitely not staged. <b>Your</b> …

Self-help

Canon's Handy How-To Guide on AF Microadjustments

If you have a high end DSLR (or one of those Sigma USB docks), you might not know it, but you have the ability to adjust how your lenses autofocus. …

Report: Lightroom for iPad Coming, With $100 Annual Cloud Subscription

9to5Mac is reporting that Adobe will soon unveil an iPad version of its Lightroom photo editing suite, with a $100 annual cloud subscription.<p>The …

Lightroom 5 Tips - Hidden Gems Digital Photography School

Review: Photographing the 4th Dimension: Time by Jim Goldstein

Jim Goldstein is a full-time professional photographer, based out of San Francisco, California who specializes in outdoor and nature photography. Jim …

Street Photography

3 Tips for Time-Lapses Worth Keeping

I’ve fallen in love with time-lapse photography. It allows me to show change in a picture over time, and that’s makes my image more engaging and more …

Top 10 Most Popular Posts of 2013

Ladies and Gentleman, drum roll please… The Internet has spoken and here are our top ten most popular posts of 2013!<p>1st Place – Portraits of Angelina …

PhotoPills: Two Thumbs Up!

<i>Editor’s Note: PhotoPills is 50% off today only November 28, 2014</i><p>All I can say is that PhotoPills is the single most useful photography app on the …

Planning and Packing Camera Lenses for a Holiday or Trip

When you’re packing photography equipment for a holiday, it’s hard to decide what to take. You want to take enough to get good photos, but not so …