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What You Need To Check Before You Hit Record

Preparation is quite possibly the most important part of any project. Before starting anything it's extremely important to prepare and this is one of …

Going Professional: Best Tips for Establishing a Portfolio

Going Professional – Establishing a Portfolio<p>Rating:<p>5.00 based on 2 Ratings<p>October 4, 2017 By Jonathan Ma<p>Going Professional – Establishing a …

How to Design a Professional Photo Album

Printing your photos in a photo album is an ideal way to reminisce and remember fond memories from the past.But not all photo albums are created …

New Music

Top 5 Simple Mobile Editing Apps: Add Them to Your Workflow!

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>October 5, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Top 5 Simple Mobile Editing Apps: Add Them to Your Workflow! www.sleeklens.com<p>In a …

Readers' Choice Awards 2017: Digital Cameras and Camcorders

You can't always go with the phone for your best pictures. You need a real camera, and these are the brands PCMag readers consider the very …

Got the New Nikon D850? Here Are Nikon’s Recommended Lenses

Nikon’s D850 has been out for a little while now and if you were interested in one you have likely had a chance to check out all of the first looks …

The Big Picture: round 451

Photo Of The Day | October 6th 2017

<b>In between races, we took some time to browse our hard drives and look at photos taken throughout the year. We'll highlight each shot in a daily</b> …

Why a 50mm Lens is the Best Lens in Your Camera Bag

The "nifty fifty" is probably the most popular lens for photography.Why?Well, it has a ton of virtues, not the least of which is that they can be …

Landscape Photography

Adobe Introduces New Website Portfolio Integration for Lightroom

Perhaps one of the most prominent roadblocks to efficiency when building a portfolio website is the process of selecting, exporting, and uploading …

Photo Basics: Understanding Image Sharpness and How to Use It for Better Photographs (VIDEO)

Image sharpness is a critical concern for most photographers, whether they’re shopping for a new lens or shooting photos in the field. In the …

Fast, Redundant, Fail-Safe Photo Storage Solution

Antelope Canyon, Arizona (AZ), USA<p>Camera sensor resolution and raw file size are ferociously increasing as is the need to store years-worth of …

Nature Photography

How I made this image using my favourite compositing technique

I love creating images with plenty of story and I need to use certain techniques to get the light the way I want. On location I use limited gear, …

Photography

Billingham introduces the tiny ‘72’ for premium compacts and small mirrorless kits

Premium British bag manufacturer Billingham has launched a new small shoulder bag called the Billingham 72, aimed at users of fixed lens premium …

Shooting Portraits in a Bedroom with a Reflector and Natural Light

Here’s an inspiring 5-minute behind-the-scenes video by photographer Irene Rudnyk, who shot a series of gorgeous portraits in a bedroom using only …

29 Couples Boudoir Photos That Are Almost Too Hot To Handle

What's sexier than being in love?<p>If you’re looking to spice up your relationship (and boost your own self-confidence while you’re at it!), consider a couples boudoir photo shoot.<p>These intimate photo sessions range from slightly steamy to straight-up seductive, and may include some sexy attire, just …

Ten Things I Learned After One Year as a Freelance Photographer

A freelance lifestyle is a goal that many aspire towards in photography and videography. It’s a goal I achieved this time exactly one year ago. After …

Productivity

Nikon D850 Best DSLR Ever, Gets First Full 100 Score at DxOMark

The Nikon D850 was just awarded the first full 100 overall score ever given out to a DSLR by the testing lab DxOMark. The D850 now sits alone in the …

Yes, You Should Still Be Studying the Work of Ansel Adams

There is a good reason that Ansel Adams' name has stood the test of time through the years. As one of the photographers in history who gets studied …

A Beginner’s Guide to Lightroom: Part 2

In Part 1 of this series, I explained the basics of how Lightroom works, the best way to import your photos, and the different options you have when …

The Best Piece of Equipment To Improve Your Star Photography

Improving night photography is an ever closing gap riddled with tech-tips, tricks, and expensive gear. The Star Adventurer by Sky Watcher-USA seeks …

What Happens Backstage At The World Bodybuilding Championships

Photographer Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek took the athletes’ portraits before and after the contest.<p>When they’re not flexing their carefully sculpted triceps, biceps and glutes, how do world-class bodybuilders spend their time at competitions?<p>In 2014, Daniel Gebhart de Koekkoek, a photographer …

11 Outstanding Photos That Show Connections

For our A Connected World Photo Quest with DomainSmart.net, we asked you to show us your best photos of connections. From photos of emotional …

Photography

The 5 best mirrorless cameras for beginners 2016

As we observed when we looked at various types of camera, there are a lot of reasons to like mirrorless cameras. They offer a great balance of …

These Photography Links Make The Internet a Better Place

What a wonderful week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy searching all over for the best links to tutorials, …

Landscape Photography

Travel photography with Kevin Rushby

Learn to create, edit and sell top-quality travel images<p>Sorry, this course has been cancelled. We add new courses all the time, so please subscribe to our newsletter to be notified of similar courses in the future, or browse more upcoming photography classes<p>Simply photographing an exotic location …

Book Review: "The Art of iPhone Photography" by Bob Weil and Nicki Fitz-Gerald

The curators of our friends at <i>iPhoneographyCentral</i> have published a great new book that is due to ship soon. <b>“The Art of iPhone Photography“</b> by Bob …

Here’s what the top tier of travel photography looks like

EACH YEAR, <i>National Geographic Traveler</i> holds one of the most prestigious photography competitions out there. In 2013 (the competition’s 25th …

Nature Photography

2013 iPhone Photography Awards winners announced - Pocket-lint

If you don't want your photo skills shamed, we suggest you go ahead and move to the next article. The winners of the annual iPhone Photography Awards …