Erik Nevarez

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9 Can’t-Miss Portrait Photography Tips That Will Help You Create Better Portraits Today

One of the great things about portrait photography is its variation.Here’s what I mean…I can take a portrait of my family in the backyard and then go …

Shutter Speed

lofree Typewriter Inspired Keyboard

Price: $TBAGet back to basics with the lofree Typewriter Inspired Keyboard. Featuring a luxuriously vintage design, this QWERTY device will gives you …

Workflow

Harvard is putting a 13 module photography course online for free

Four months ago, it was Stanford who made their photography course for free, and now comes Harvard’s turns. Harvard has an online learning platform – …

Getting Started with Raspberry Pi using the WD Labs PiDrive

<i>Make:</i> pal and former staffer, Donald Bell, has a new tutorial on his Maker Project Lab <i>YouTube</i> channel showing how relatively easy it is to get a full-blown Raspberry Pi computer system up and running. Donald’s channel is sponsored by Western Digital and the video is of him unboxing and setting up …

Raspberry Pi

Traveling Photographer's Guide: Hawaii

*Imagine visiting a place where you could photograph untouched snow-capped mountains and only a few hours later capture a sunset over a black sandy …

Landscape Photography

This Free Lightroom Plugin Reveals the Active Focus Point in Your Photos

Back in 2014, a free Lightroom Plugin called Show Focus Points blew up online. Unfortunately, that plugin hasn’t been updated in quite some time, so …

Don’t Let Blown Out Clouds Ruin Your Landscape Photos: Here’s an Easy Photoshop Fix (VIDEO)

We’ve all been there: You’re shooting a beautiful landscape with bright billowing clouds and some interesting shadow detail, so what do you do? You …

Tutorials

Perfect Examples of Framing in Photography

Ansel Adams - Wawona Tunnel View<p>Photographer Ansel Adams is known for his black and white landscape photos of the American West. In his <i>Wawona Tunnel</i> …

Art

Introducing The Android HT

Some exciting news wandered into my inbox this past week concerning a handheld radio driven by the Android operating system. The RFinder H1 is an FM …

Amateur Radio

Why You Should Own A Light Meter But Probably Don't

Photography is about capturing light, which is why it’s confusing that many photographers don’t own a light meter. After all, if we’re trying to …

Photography

The Photographer’s Guide to Instagram

Instagram can be a powerful marketing tool for photographers, but are you using it the right way? In our guide, <i>The Photographer’s Guide to Instagram</i>, …

Beat the Bracket Racket – Shooting HDR Base Images the Right Way

Photographers have struggled with limited dynamic range for as long as there have been photographers. Expose for the highlights in most scenes, and …

16 Photography Documentaries every Street Photographer should watch

Introduction<p>In the last year I have found myself wanting to learn more and more about photography. Books are always a great resource, as are also …

Phree smartpen is designed to work on any surface, including your face

The laser-guided, connected input device will let you take notes or draw on any surface, according to its Kickstarter crowd-funding campaign.<p>If you have a need to jot everything down or sketch at will, Phree may be the stylus for you.<p>Currently crushing its $100,000 goal on crowd-funding site …

Note-Taking

DIY: How to Build a Wooden Overhead Camera Rig

Having an overhead camera rig can be useful for certain types of photography, including product shots, how-to images, and food photos. If you enjoy …

Fujifilm INSTAX Instant Smartphone Printer

Print up pics from your smartphone in an instant with this INSTAX instant smartphone printer from Fujifilm. This baby allows for quick and easy Wi-Fi …

FUJIFILM

26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

Next stop: your local bookstore.

Books

5 Photos Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

Did you know that there are five basic photographs that every photographer must learn how to create? All other camera techniques in photography are …