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How to reduce noise in high-ISO photos and still keep them sharp

Sharpening photos you took at high ISO can be a demanding and tricky. To help you get it right, Blake Rudis of f64 Academy shares some tips for …

How to Photograph Lightning (With Awesome Examples)

Probably one of the most common questions we get at Light Stalking is how to photography lightning and get those spectacular shots you see in …

30 Photoshop Techniques Every Photographer Should Know

If you're working as a photographer or retoucher, there are certain Photoshop techniques you just have to know. This amazing set of tutorials walks …

Tutorials

How to Shoot Sunset Silhouettes in a Water Drop… Without Leaving Home

Photographer Mithun M Das captured this creative and romantic photo of a kissing couple’s silhouette in a drop of water hanging off the end of a …

Photography

How to create light rays in Photoshop

Light rays are a difficult phenomenon to come by. Not only do you have to have the sun perfectly placed along the horizon, the atmosphere around you …

How to Create a ‘Double Exposure’ Using Photoshop

We love a good in-camera double exposure; done right, they can look as surreal as anything we can create in post. But if you don’t have the skills, …

Tutorials

Best mirrorless camera 2018: 10 top models to suit every budget

If you want to find out what's the best mirrorless camera, you've come to the right place. Mirrorless cameras have become hugely popular in recent …

Instant Replay: Lightroom Workflow from Start to Finish

Levi Sim is passionate about making photographs and helping others make their pictures better, too. He's a full-time photographer making business …

18 Quick Photoshop Tips for Beginners

Photoshop is a vast program, packed with all kinds of sophisticated tools and functions to keep the professional photography world turning. Whatever …

5 Tips To Capture Lightning

Every year Gary Hart and I travel to Arizona for monsoon workshops. In August of 2016 it will be our 4th time teaching one of our most …

Default Camera Setting For Landscape Photography

• <i></i> • <i></i> • <i></i> • <i></i> • <i></i> <br>I mentioned my camera settings in several examples of my 3P photo creation process, such as 3P Creation for Palace of Fine Arts, 3P Creation for …

Office Trends Designed To Make You Love Your Job

Before we get into specifics related to office interior design, we must take a step back and figure out what it is that we like about our current …

METIS: A Solid Wood Desk with Plenty of Storage

METIS is the latest piece to come from WEWOOD, who use expert Portuguese craftsmen when producing their designs. Designed by Gonçalo Campos, the desk …

[Preset Lightroom] New HDR Presets

Je vous propose, comme chaque semaine, de faire le plein de preset Lightroom. Mais peut être qu’un certains nombre d’entre vous se demande ce qu’est …

Lamps Made from Leftover Birch Plywood

Benjamin Spöth takes leftover, high-quality birch plywood and crafts lamps from the scraps that were going to be thrown away. The family of hanging …

Stunning Designs That Changed The Way We Look At Things

Whether you realize it or not, beauty is everywhere around you and, even though it’s difficult to define stunning design, identifying it is easy. …

How to Retouch a Portrait with the Adjustment Brush in Lightroom

You have probably seen several portrait retouching programs advertised in magazines or online, and wondered if they were worth buying. The answer is …

Using the Lightroom Adjustment Brush to add Dimension to a Landscape Photo

Lightroom has the power to completely transform your landscape photograph into something far more powerful, something that hits home with viewers, …

Tutorials

[12] Quoi de neuf pour ce week end?

En quelques mots, Spotoshoot c’est un site internet destiné aux photographes amateurs comme pro qui cherchent des lieux de prise de vue ou de …

Making Box Joints | Table Saw | Jig | Woodworking

Print<p>Print<p>Making box joints — among the strongest joinery methods for square corners — is quick and accurate on the table saw with an easy-to-make …

4 Ways to Use the Warp Command in Photoshop

What is Warp? The Warp command was introduced in Photoshop CS2 along with Vanishing point feature. This meant an image, or part of one, could now be …

Mes 5 outils fétiches pour la nouvelle année

En réfléchissant à la manière dont j’allais aborder mon premier article de l’année, j’étais d’abord parti dans l’idée de faire un best of. Vous …

Tutorial: Medium Format Astrophotography Without a Medium Format Camera

In this tutorial I’ll show you how I use a standard 50mm prime lens to make medium format sized astrophotos with a regular small format camera.<p>The …

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

Réussir ses macrophotographies

[Mise à jour 2015] Avec l’arrivée des beaux jours, vous êtes de plus en plus nombreux à être attirés par la macrophotographie. Je vous propose de …

Creative Compositing with Photoshop’s Layer Blending Modes

Photoshop’s layer blending modes can be perfect for creative compositing. Many interesting effects can be realized when blending two or more photos …

How to Best Utilize the Various Metering Modes in Your Camera

A camera determines exposure by using metering modes. While Matrix metering is typically used and recommended for many settings, Spot and …

How to Reduce Camera Shake - 6 Techniques

Pin It In this classic DPS post (now updated) photographer Natalie explores 6 ways you can hand hold lenses at low apertures and low shutter speeds …

7 tips for SketchUp Materials

<i>Materials are what allow you to apply an image to the surfaces in your model. Here are some tricks for working with materials in SketchUp.</i><p>SketchUp …