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13 Places Where You Can See the Bluest Water in the World

1 of 13<p>Egremnoi, Greece<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 13<p>Crater Lake, Oregon<p>3 of 13<p>Con Son, Vietnam<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 13<p>Devil’s Bay, Virgin Gorda, British Virgin …

National Parks

PowerGXND is the World’s First Variable Graduated Neutral Density Filter

<i>You have likely at least seen, if not used, a Variable ND filter before. But this is the world’s first Variable Graduated ND filter.</i><p>Neutral density …

The 15 Most Romantic Places to Go in January

Time to hatch a winter escape plan with your significant other.<p>Say what you will about the snow, but there’s something incredibly romantic about the …

Snowfall

Forget Costa Rica — here’s Central America’s new star

New Yorkers rarely stop to rest. Last year, I diagnosed myself with chronic over-scheduling: 12-hour work days and social events that led to …

Costa Rica

This New Airline Has $99 Flights to Europe in the Summer

Cheap flights to Europe have become a strangely familiar sight over the last year plus. Part of that is due to price wars ignited by low-cost …

Flight Deal of the Day: Mexico or Hawaii for Under $300 Round-Trip

Book now for 25 percent off these Virgin America flights to warm-weather destinations.<p>Didn't get away for spring break? Virgin America has your back, with a two-day sale for 25 percent off tickets to Mexico or Hawaii from all their U.S. destinations. Some of the best deals include San Francisco …

Flying

Fstoppers is Giving Away a Free Canon, Sony, or Nikon Flagship Digital Camera Worth $3900

<b>UPDATE: Winner Announced HERE!</b> Yep, the title pretty much says it all. Fstoppers has teamed up with our good friends at SLR Lounge and BH Photo for …

Cameras

Patio Ideas | DIY Patio | Yard Ideas | DIY Yard

DIY

How to Make a Shelf Pin Hole Drilling Jig

How to Make a Homemade Pocket Hole Jig!

101 Awesome Weekend DIY Projects to Bookmark!

1 Comments<p>We've collected literally hundreds of weekend project ideas over the years. The talent is endless, and we think we've found the cream of …

Crafting

20 Creative Ways to Make Your Own Shelves

By now you’re aware: We have a little obsession with DIY projects. And there might not be anything better and more useful to do with free time than to make your home look dope (while getting organized). We’ve given you ideas to make your shelves pop, and we’ve even shown you our favorite …

Wall Art

For a Cheap Light Painting Stick, Buy a $4 Tube Guard

Want a light stick for light painting but don’t want to spend a lot buying a commercial product? Light painting photographer Eric Pare recently …

10 Photographers You Should Be Following On Fstoppers Right Now

A few months ago we launched the Fstoppers Community which allows members create profiles, share their portfolio images/videos, and connect more …

How To Create A 3 Light Setup With Only One On-Camera Flash

Have you ever wanted to create a dramatically lit portrait but you have felt limited by your lack of camera gear? Pye Jirsa over at SLR Lounge has …

Use These Weird Lighting Tricks to Add Motion Blur to Your Photos

Holy butts. Sometimes the fact that I'm an artist and I'm allowed to get weird slips my mind. I don't have a boss, I'm allowed to create what I want, …

Shoot Like The Pros With Basic Gear | Patrick Demarchelier

A few weeks back we shared with you a video from stylemypic.com that aimed to re-create the look typically found with and associated with Annie …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

8 Photo Editing Tips for Stunning Photographs

Have you decided to buy your first professional camera and want to make a name for yourself as a photographer? Or maybe you just wish to learn how to …

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

Use Spot Metering for Perfect Exposure on the First Try

Ever wondered why your shots are over or under-exposed even though you have set the proper settings for the light meter readings? Pye from SLR Lounge …

Photography Tips

19 Thrilling Trails Guaranteed to Make Your Heart Race

These 19 hikes will raise your heart rate, take you to perilous heights, or bring you to awe-inspiring destinations.

8 Hacks From A Travel Photographer To Help Lighten Your Load And Save You Money

Camera gear is expensive, sometimes heavy, and usually bulky. For the travel photographer who is working on a travel photographer’s budget, those …

Hacking

Glowing Fashion Photography

“Tanning salon” is a stunning fashion and beauty series made by Jamie Nelson, New-york based photographer. To obtain such a beautiful rendering, the …

Design You Trust

Jim’ll Paint It is a single topic blog where a man named jim solicits suggestions from readers of humorous or strange situations to paint in MS …

Golden Hour, Any Hour: A Photographer's Guide to Faking It

It has happened to all of us. We spend countless hours planning, scheduling, and coordinating for a beautiful golden hour photo shoot only to have …

20 Photographers Growth in Post-Processing

People often forget that all successful photographers started from the bottom. This knowledge should be an aspiring photographer's motivation that …

Photography

A Natural Light Tip That Will Have Strobists Selling Their Lights

One of the most noticeable differences between portraits taken outside using natural light as opposed to artificial light is the background. Images …

How to Build a Faux Fireplace and Mantel

<i>Our Remodelaholic motto is builder-grade to beautiful, on a budget. Home renovations start with simple things like paint and hardware changes, but</i> …

The Magic of Trading, or: How I Got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L II for Just $145

I got a $2,100 Canon 85mm f/1.2L for $145 earlier this year. To be honest, it was more like $145 plus a couple trips to Starbucks, but it was still a …

Comparing the Optics of the $40 Yongnuo 50mm f/1.8 and the $125 Canon 50mm f/1.8 II

I recently did a simple review that compared Yongnuo’s new $40 clone of the Canon 50mm f/1.8 II. Today I will dive a little deeper into how the two …