Diane Novak

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How to Shoot Portraits Outside Your Culture and Comfort Zone

Photographer Sean Tucker‘s latest project is about a lot more than portrait photography. It’s about respecting, honoring, and yes, capturing a …

21 Tips for Stunning Landscape Photography Anywhere

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Find a Clear Focal PointI usually …

Landscape Photography

How To Stand Out Among 2.6 Billion Photographers

Do you have the feeling that, nowadays, almost everyone is taking photos? Not even that long ago, photography was much more exclusive.<p>Despite the …

Landscape Photography Composition Rules You Need to Start Using Today

When you look at a landscape photo, you likely know within just a split second if it's a good photo or not.You might not even be able to fully …

Landscape Photography

4 Lighting Principles I Wish I’d Known When I Started Photography

When I first started photography, I struggled a lot with lighting. In the beginning, we’re often told to shoot our subjects in open shade, but if you …

19 Tips For Shooting Better Portraits

I am often asked how I manage to photograph a celebrity in a few minutes or what is the best way to shoot a good portrait. Here is my list of hints …

Here Are 10 “Must Know” Photoshop Features for Those Who Are Serious About Photography (VIDEO)

Photographer Nathaniel Dodson is one of our go-to sources of helpful tutorials that unlock the secrets of Photoshop. In the comprehensive video …

Tutorials

12 Simple But Impactful Tips for New Photographers

So, you finally jumped into photography? Good for you!As you’ll surely find as you get more and more involved in photography, it’s a fun hobby and …

Landscape Photography

Decoding Obama's West Wing, from Chicago's South Side

As Barack Obama prepares to leave office, Adam Radwanski asks the community organizers he worked with 30 years ago to square his performance in the White House with the eager young idealist who once pounded the pavement at their sides<p>The first time he laid eyes on Barack Obama, Alvin Love thought …

Elements of Photography Every Aspiring Photographer Needs to Know

December 22, 2016<p>Studied Photography at IED in Milan, Italy. Passionate about art, frequent visitor of exhibitions, Widewalls photography specialist …

Landscape Photography

Take Beautiful Portraits by Stitching Multiple Close-ups Instead of One Large Image

One way to take a good portrait photograph is to keep the subject in focus, while adding a little blur to the background. It’s difficult to achieve, …

8 invaluable tips to take better action photos

I SAW the flash of red from a distance across the courtyard. A young monk, sporting his order’s crimson robe, was late for class at the Paro Dzong in …

Landscape Photography

Add Impact and Drama to Your Landscape Photos with These Easy Composition Techniques (VIDEO)

Marcus McAdam is a professional landscape photographer from one of the world’s most picturesque locations—Scotland’s Isle of Skye, which offers …

Shooting in the Cold – Tips for Winter Photography

Just because it’s cold doesn’t mean you should stop doing any photography. Winter photography can be magical, here are some tips for shooting in the …

Landscape Photography

Night Photography Tips

Over the last year I’ve become more and more enamored with night photography and the depth of colours offered by it. Today I’d like to share a few …

How to Use Hyperfocal Distance for Landscape Photography

Tired of adjusting the settings and positioning to minimize blur in your landscape photos? Hyperfocal distance is defined as the distance between a …

Landscape Photography

The Do’s and Don’ts of Memory Cards: Tips for Photographers

My name is Jeff Cable, and I’m a photographer based in the San Francisco Bay Area. I previously spent many years of my life as Director of Marketing …

How to Manage and Merge Lightroom Catalogs for Travel Photographers

By Viktor ElizarovIn today's Lightroom tutorial I want to show you how merge Lightroom catalogs functionality helps me to mange multiple catalogs …

Tutorials

The Next Generation of ND Filters is Here

I don’t know about you, but when new gear debuts, I get really excited. And boy, there is something to be excited about coming from Syrp.I’ve talked …

Photography

Learn How To Use A DSLR Camera, With This Nifty Web Tool

Author: Margaret Rhodes. Margaret Rhodes Design<p>Date of Publication: 12.06.16.<p>Time of Publication: 5:45 am. 5:45 am<p>Serious photographers know that …

Water Photograghy

Introduction: Water Photograghy<p>I am a fly-fisherman! I say this as if it were a confession at an intervention. Because of this hobby, I have traveled …

How To Use A Graduated ND Filter Effectively For Landscape Photography

Using filters of any kind these days is rarer than in the past, but for landscape photographers specifically, it is still an integral part of the …

Landscape Photography

5 Tips to Help Build Your Confidence in Photography

Finding the confidence in yourself can be the hardest part of photography. Here are 5 tips to help you build your confidence and in turn take better …

How to Photograph a Supermoon

Whether you’re using your best camera or your smartphone, photographers offer tips on how to shoot the bigger than usual moon.<p>A supermoon is upon us again. The phenomenon occurs when the moon travels to lunar perigee, or its shortest distance from Earth. This, combined with being fully lit, makes …

Supermoon

White House Photographer Releases Favorite Images of Obama Through His Presidency

As the end of Obama’s eight-year presidency comes to an end, official White House Photographer Pete Souza has unveiled a series of intimate …

Photography

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The Environmental Portrait as Visual Metaphor: Select Photographs from Alfred Eisenstaedt and Arnold Newman

While any good portrait presents a challenge, the “environmental portrait” presents the special challenge of placing the subject in surroundings that …

Frank Lloyd Wright

Fallen Leaves as a Secret Weapon for Expressive Child Portraits

Probably the most difficult challenge in photographing children is garnering genuine and happy expressions from them. If you routinely photograph …

Tips for the Travel Photographer

The phrase “take only photos, leave nothing but footprints,” is a phrase that many travelers take to heart, and for travel photographers who are …

Photography