Tracey Turner

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New buds and beginnings – your Green shoots photographs

http://www.theguardian.com/environment/gallery/2013/mar/13/signs-of-spring-green-shoots-photographs<p>720<p>For your February assignment, you captured the …

Using Framing in Photography Compositions to Draw Interest

In previous lessons, we’ve been getting pretty heavily into scientific and technical issues, so today I wanted to step back and talk about one of the …

Framing

Introduction to Lightroom

Do you have Lightroom but feel like you’re not using it to it’s potential? Have you heard about the power of Lightroom but are not sure if you’ll be …

Lightroom

Give Your DSLR a Brain by Connecting an Android Phone

Here’s a walkthrough of how I hooked up my Android phone to my DSLR. Why did I do this? Because of Dropbox, social media, quick editing for the web, …

Creating Images from Audio Files

“A sound-form makes the audible, visible.”<p>Science class taught us that sound is defined by mechanical vibrations which can travel through air, water …

5 Easy Ways To Screw Up a Photo

Over the years I’ve screwed more photos than I can count. And recently, when I was thinking about it, there have been a few constants behind many of …

Top 10 Steps to Become a Photographer

Let’s face it: it’s tough to be a photographer. You face adversity every day – if not from critics, clients, or conditions, then from yourself. To …

Top 10

Useful Photography Tip #41: Keep Learning

My earliest knowledge of photography comes from books and magazines. I am a self taught photographer. This was not by choice, it was more of an …

5 Tips for Better Wildlife Photos

Wildlife photography is a pursuit that can be challenging, frustrating, but ultimately rewarding to any photographer. The arrival of digital cameras …

Landscape Photography

Useful Photography Tip #16: Keep a Polarizer Filter Handy

I am the type of person who tries to keep a camera with them at all times. You never know when a good photo opportunity is going to present itself. …

The Basics of Photography: A for Aperture

Today we start our new series entitled <i>The Basics of Photography</i>. The series is aimed at the aspiring amateur photographer who desires to learn more …

How to Create a Little Planet Panorama in Photoshop

You may have seen the “little planet” pictures that have been circulating the internet in recent years. If you’ve ever wondered exactly how they’re …

Review: FlashPipe Standard Convertible N Speedlite Modifier

Every now and then a unit comes in for review that makes us scratch our heads. We don’t believe that anyone ever sits there and says, “Let’s make a …

Photoshop Basics for Photographers – Video Tutorial Series

Photoshop is the modern darkroom. It’s also software that requires an in-depth knowledge of in order to really take advantage of all it’s features to …

Lighten Up! (Your Photos)With The Pocket Spotlight

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>We have seen <i>the light!</i> …and now we carry it around with us to light our photos.<p>It’s called The Pocket Spotlight, …

10 Tips for Improving Your Flower Photos

Spring is here! For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere who have been hunkered down for winter, enduring the rain and the snow, the time has …

Why I’m Ditching Getty Images in Favor of Stocksy for My Stock Photo Sales

Dear Getty Images: I quit.<p>I just sent Getty Images the email above, which, I think, is how I terminate my relationship with them. Hopefully. I’m not …

Tips for Better Dance and Studio Photography

RJ Muna is a creative photographer with more than 150 national awards under his belt. In this interview with Marc Silber, Muna talks about lighting …

The Top 12 Keys to Creativity For Photographers

<i>Manipulation is the brother of creativity.</i> – Michael Michalko<p>Standing out among the ever-increasing number of photographers is becoming increasingly …

15 Cool Pictures of Flying Cats

Although cats can’t actually fly like birds do, their ability to leap incredible distances can make them seem like flying animals. Especially if you …

Review: Nikon D800

Nikons newest contender in its pro market is one that’s shaking up the scene. Making fanboys rethink their loyalty, we can all say that we don’t need …

Review: Nikon 50mm f1.8 G

So here it is: the latest Nikon 50mm lens. These lenses have always been the old faithfuls of Nikon’s lens line because they reproduce a similar …

Applying the Rule of Thirds in Your Photography

New photographers are taught the rule of thirds as one of the first guidelines toward making exciting pictures. This is a technique in which a …

Landscape Photography

Solar-Powered and Mechanically-Powered: A First in Digital Cameras

A digital camera is now in the market with the capability to be powered mechanically or through solar energy. Superheadz Japan recently unveiled the …

The Photographer's Guide to Copyright

Navigating copyright can be a daunting task. So we’ve partnered with the experts at ASMP to break down this important subject and help you take the …

A Camera Powered by the Sun and You; No More "Low Battery" Excuses

A new camera has been introduced for our ‘green’ minded friends out there. It has the ability to be powered mechanically or by the sun. Superheadz …

10 Tips To Get Over Photographer’s Block

Going through a creative rut can be frustrating, and sometimes scary, but it is usually temporary. Photographer’s block can happen to you at any …