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How to Photograph Woodlands: Trees, Streams, and Fungi

Sometimes when the weather is a bit rubbish, but you have that nature photography itch, heading into some secluded woodland is your best bet for …

Photography

Bite Size Tips: Do Your Editing Skills Need A Little Tweak?

Getting this right can be a photography game changer and some photographers will be shouting at their screen saying “if you can't learn to get in …

3 simple Lightroom tricks you should definitely know

Photographer Travis Transient recently put together this helpful tutorial that might just teach you a thing of two about Adobe Lightroom. The video …

Demystifying the Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom

The Camera Calibration Panel in Lightroom is often left untouched, owing to its position in the panel stack and uncertainty over its functions. This …

How to Quickly Replace a Sky in Photoshop With Multiply Blend Mode

In his latest photography tutorial, noted French photographer (and prolific video tutorial maker) Serge Ramelli demonstrates how to quickly and …

How to Remove Chromatic Aberration in Photoshop

Lightroom does a great job removing chromatic aberration (red/green/purple fringe edges), but it doesn't work 100% of the time. Some tough situations …

Now is a Good Time to Buy a Digital Leica M9

Leica M9 ERIC KIM EDITIONThe Leica M9 came out in 2011, wow, it has already been 6 years.A digital Leica won’t solve your life problemsTokyo, 2011. …

5 Great Tips on How to Shoot Stunning Photos at an Aquarium

<i>(Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from Andrew Darlow’s new book,</i> Focus and Filter: Professional Techniques for Mastering Digital …

Shutter Speed

Seven Ways to Get the Most Out of Your Expensive Camera

I’m not a professional photographer, but like so many travelers today, I’m addicted to taking pictures. And since a couple of bucks per month of …

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

How to Build a Simple DIY Photography Studio

Cooperative of Photography (COOPH) has created a new video where they share great tips and tricks on how to build your own simple DIY photography …

How to Use Lightroom to Hunt Down Chromatic Aberration in Your Images

Chromatic aberration is an extremely common lens problem that can leave your images with weirdly colored edges. In its more subtle incarnations, it …

Tutorials

Photography on Safari: 10 Essential Tips

<i>by Simon Patterson</i><p>An African safari is a most exhilarating experience. Here are 10 tips for amateur photographers who want to make the most of their …

Evergreen | The Next Web

All stories in Evergreen<p>Coding is fun: here's how to ignite the developer spark in children<p>Basic coding fundamentals are no longer optional for high school graduates who want to excel in the modern workforce. Every child won't grow up to be a developer, but the ability to understand how computers …

Every Photographer Needs to Hear Pye Jirsa's Speech on Photography

As photographers, it is tempting to get a little defensive or protective of your knowledge. You worked hard to get the skill you have. You …

7 Lightroom Tricks and Shortcuts from Landscape Photographer Toma Abonciu (VIDEO)

Yesterday we shared a Lightroom video demonstrating why one top pro insists, ”Every photographer should be using Lightroom.” Today, in the tutorial …

Hacking 38 camera hacks with one hack

Recently, many hacks began appearing in which photographers are being photographed through various objects. In fact, you can do all this using your …

Here’s How to Use Photoshop’s Handy Sponge Tool to Make Your Images Pop with Natural Color (VIDEO)

Many photographers are unfamiliar with Photoshop’s powerful Sponge Tool, and that’s a shame because it’s a great way to punch up colors in an image …

Tutorials

Here’s Why One Pro Says “EVERY” Photographer Should Be Using Lightroom”(VIDEO)

Last week we explored the differences between Lightroom and Photoshop to help you choose the software package that best suits your needs. In the …

Tutorials

Here's How to Decide When a Photo Should be Black and White

Imagine this scenario: you've had a productive and enjoyable day out shooting — a couple of landscapes and cityscapes, some architecture shots, a bit …

Kodak Ektra is a Smartphone Designed for Photographers

Kodak today announced a new smartphone called the Ektra that’s designed for photographers. The phone features imaging and editing capabilities that …

Japanese Girl Shreds Guitar, Gender Stereotypes, With Face-Melting Metal Solo

Just because she's nearly the same size as her instrument doesn't mean this Japanese girl's metal solo won't melt your face clean off.<p>Known on YouTube only as Li-sa-x, the 8-year-old shared this video last December in which she covers "Scarified" by Racer X. Despite her diminutive stature, she …

These 31 Photography Links Will Keep You Busy For a Really Long Time

Another wonderful week has passed us by in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet to …

Landscape Photography

From Prep Work to Post-Processing: An In-Depth Star Photography Tutorial

As a photographer, there is nothing more intriguing to me than the unknown. What’s out there and where will it lead me on my next adventure under the …