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Attention, Filmmakers: Here’s the Distribution Strategy You Need Before Sundance (Or Any Film Festival)

Attention, Filmmakers: Here's the Distribution Strategy You Need Before Sundance (Or Any Film Festival)<p><i>The latest edition of The Sundance Film</i> …

A Year of Photographic Lessons - Journey of a Novice Photographer

Learn Everything You Need To Know About Commercial Beverage Images

There is a lot of money in food, beverage, and product photography and a huge demand for photographers that can build these images. Think of the …

14 Tips to be a Successful Freelance Photographer

For some, working for yourself is one of those great dreams. The satisfaction, freedom, nobody looking over your shoulder (except your significant …

Photography

AF-ON & Back Button Autofocus: This May Just Change the Way You Shoot Forever

Still autofocusing by pressing halfway down on your shutter release? Well, suppose I told you there’s another way that you might even like better? …

Re-Review: The Fotopro Tripod is Much Better Than Originally Thought

Before I heap on the apologies, I do want to say that I get sent a lot of gear. Gear that varies in required skill level, genre of photography and …

A Concise Guide to Lightroom Develop Presets

Lightroom How To - One Tip and One Trick - Digital Photography School

The 3Pod P5CFH Fold-Flat Tripod – A Review

The 3Pod P5CFH tripod folds flat-- providing an innovative and reliable option for photographers looking for an affordable carbon-fiber tripod system.

Digital Photography

Why You MUST Have a Polarizer

Digital Photography

50 Things I Try to Avoid in Street Photography

Tips for Indoor Sports Photography

Indoor sports photography isn't always easy, but you can get professional-quality results by following these tried and true tips.

3 Reasons Why You Should Switch To Back Button Focus

Over the past couple of years (and really since writing my ebook) I've become a huge advocate for making the switch to back button focus.

Getting off Auto - Manual, Aperture and Shutter Priority modes explained

You may have heard that once you get a DSLR you need to learn to shoot in manual and only ever use that mode. That if you are using the Aperture or …

Three Light Studio Photography Setup

Not all photographers find it fitting to shoot with an assistant. Street photography, for example, requires a certain element of stealth, which means …

Creating Clarity in Your Images

Clarity, sharpness, and crispness are three terms that are frequently used to express the properties of a good photo. While there is probably no …

NEW on the blog last night was this much requested tutorial on working with off camera flash TTL (Through The Lens metering). It comes with a variety of setups examples and diagrams for different styles of lighting. Check it out at: http://digital-photography-school.com/working-off-camera-flash-ttl

5 Uncommon Snow Photography Tips That Can Transform Your Winter Scenes

The Sartorialist Tells Us How to Get the Perfect Shot - PAPER

We spent an afternoon with superstar street style photographer, <b>Scott Schuman</b> (a.k.a. The Sartorialist), as he took the <i>Canon PowerShot S120 camera</i> out for a day of shooting. Amidst filming, photographing and uploading photos to social media, we talked to Schuman about how to get the perfect</i> …

Fastest Lens for Compact System Cameras

It is always interesting to see new manufacturers emerge. Mostly because the only way they can actually make an impact on a highly competitive market …

Fstoppers Answers - When Did You Make the Jump to Full Time Pro?

Each week, we ask our writers a question generated from the public in a series that we call "Fstoppers Answers". Last week, we asked our writers the …

Stocking Up: A Look at the Biggest and Baddest in Microstock Agencies

If you are like most photographers, you have images that did not make the cut on a project and some that you decided not to use. They may even be …

Quick Tips on Getting Started in the Field of Product Photography

Product photography is a field within commercial photography or, more colloquially, advertising photography. The end goal for advertising photography …

Landscape Photography

Divine Composition With Fibonacci's Ratio (The Rule of Thirds on Steroids)

Are you a stickler for little details? Well, if you’re a photographer, you had better be. Discovering the rule of thirds is a big milestone for any …

The 7 Deadly Sins of Portrait Photography

Everybody makes mistakes, even the best photographers out there make them. The key isn't to not make mistakes but to be aware of them and to learn …

Awesome Links for Photographers to Browse Over a Coffee

Another terrific week in the field of photography has passed us by with some really gifted artists sharing their latest works and writing some …

How to Maximize Sharpness with a Telephoto Lens

Maximizing Sharpness - Tips for overcoming the difficulties associated with shooting at long focal lengths to help you maximize image sharpness

Stock Photography – Can A Professional Photographer Make It Work?

The world of stock photography has grown tenfold in the last few years, and the large print archives of the past have been replaced by even larger …