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I Did 30 Burpees For 15 Days and Here’s What Happened | Men's Health

I did some digging into the origin of the exercise, and I found out they were created in 1939 by a man named Royal H. Burpee to determine a person’s physical fitness. Back then, the move didn't include a pushup in the middle or the jump at the end, but it was still dreaded.<p>First, I wanted to make …

Here’s How to Use Lightroom to Eliminate Ugly Fringing Effects in Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

Most photographers prefer to spend more time behind the camera and less time sitting at their computer, and it’s easy for all of us to get a bit lazy …

Tutorials

Six Techniques to Get Sharper Photos Without Spending a Dime

Every photographer is always on a quest for sharper photos, but many only have a vague idea of how to actually create sharper images. The obvious is …

Lighting Tips: How to Shoot Killer Product Photography at Home

We’re not entirely sure why, but product photography tutorials are coming hard and fast lately. So in case this DIY lightbox wasn’t good enough, and …

Google Chrome

The pioneering erotic fetish photography by the ‘Dean of Leg Art’ Elmer Batters

<i>A photograph by pioneering foot fetish photographer, Elmer Batters.</i><p>I felt that people almost saw me as un-American for not mooning over large …

Exceed Your Vision

How to make difficult hair selections in Photoshop CC

If you photograph people or even furry animals, then at some point you’re probably going to have to make some kind of hair selection that lets you …

Your Display Profile May Be Wrong

Your display profile may be wrong. How is that for a bold statement! But it may very well be true, even if you do it regularly on schedule. Display …

One of the best tips I can give people is shoot tethered. The reason is simp...

One of the best tips I can give people is shoot tethered.<p>The reason is simple. You immediately see what you're doing and you can use bigger screens …

How to Improve Your Long Exposure Photography with Photo Stacking

Recently long exposure photography has been quite popular, mainly in the landscape photography arena. One of the reasons (among the others) is that …

Landscape Photography

How to Improve Any Photo in 8 or Less Steps

When perusing photography articles and tutorials across the Web it’s not uncommon to encounter various takes on “getting it right in camera.” From …

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

Tutorials

How to Officially Register Your Photographs with the US Copyright Office

When your finger presses down on a camera’s shutter button and captures a photograph, that photo is instantly copyrighted with you as the rightful …

The 7 Do's And Don'ts Of Bodyweight Strength

Vital Stats<p><b>Name:</b> Danny Kavadlo <b><br>From:</b> New York, NY <b><br>Occupation:</b> Trainer, author, progressive calisthenics specialist <b><br>Website:</b> www.dannythetrainer.com<p>On …

Workouts

Get Stronger: 7 Reasons to Never Neglect Squats

The simple barbell back squat, and the many squat variations, are favorites among powerlifters, bodybuilders, and other athletes for one simple …

Exercise

Why Having Your Portrait Made Is Important

My friend Matthew Simmons and I did recently did a photo shoot with an amazing little girl named Desi Robinson. After sending Renee, Desi’s mother, …

Nonprofits

Total Creative Control: How to Use Virtual Copies to Fork and Stack Images in Lightroom

Take your post-production work in a limitless number of directions, or a single direction, with Lightroom's Virtual Copy feature.

Lightroom

Adobe Publishes 60 Videos To Learn Lightroom CC & Lightroom 6

Unless you’ve been taking a sabbatical from the internet and the news, you’re aware that Lightroom CC / 6 and a new Camera Raw has dropped to much …

How to do Frequency Separation Portrait Retouching in Photoshop

Portrait retouching may be accomplished using many different methods. Still, how often have you seen a portrait image that has been retouched to the …

These Time-Lapses Show How Beauty Retouching is Done for High-End Campaigns

Want to see how the world’s biggest fashion and beauty magazines retouch their photos? Here’s a set of time-lapse videos that show many hours of …

Bursting the Bounds of (Mobile) Photography - Photographs by Amy Leibrand | LensCulture

<i>“I’m always looking for something to exaggerate, oversized lips or legs or the absence of flesh in a portrait. Some sort of odd composition or feature to make the viewer stop, take notice and (most importantly), ask questions.”</i><p>—Amy Leibrand in conversation with LensCulture Contributing Editor, …

Art

How to Create Faux Fog in Photoshop in 4 Easy Steps

While I strongly prefer adding creative touches to my photos with physical tricks and effects — such as using dry ice for fog — sometimes I do need …

Tutorials

Crappy Gear, Amazing Photos: Using An Old Canon PowerShot to Capture Dreamy Landscapes

I didn’t really get into photography until my son was born. Like most new parents, one of the first things I did was go out and buy a camera so I …

Everything You Need to Know About Lens Diffraction in Photography

Photographer Steve Perry of Backcountry Gallery sent in this 14-minute video he recently made to teach photographers about the topic of lens …

4 Approaches to Black & White Conversion in Lightroom

Black and white photos can be powerful and inspiring, but it’s not always simple. With digital photography it is easy to convert a color photo to …

A Super Simple Way to Make Landscape Photos POP Using Lightroom

It seems like virtually all outdoor or landscape photographs suffer from the same illness when they come out of the camera. The symptoms are: An …

How to Use a Speedlight for Macro Photography

Macro photography isn’t something you can do by shooting from the hip like street photographers might do. There’s no doubt that you can take a …

Macro Photography