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5 Surprisingly Simple Tips For Stunning Black And White Portraits 5 Tips For Stunning Black And White Portraits

Great black and white portraits aren’t just outstanding color images that were converted to b&w. This means that capturing a gorgeous black and white …

Lightroom

6 Free E-Books That Will Help You Understand Your Camera Better

Do you own a DSLR or an advanced camera but haven't figured out how to best use the different camera controls and settings available to you? The …

12 street photography tips that will make your shoot a success

One of my favorite pastimes, especially when I’m in the city, is trying to capture people, and the ‘decisive moments’ they create, on camera. While …

Learn how to see in black and white and when to use it in your photography

Some photos look way better in black and white than they would in color. And yet, the others totally lose their appeal after you convert them to …

Follow these nine quick tips to raise your better black and white photography to a higher level

Both black and white and color photography have their charm, but it takes some skill to master when and how to shoot or edit in black and white. In …

The Top 20 Greatest Cameras Of All Time

Selecting the greatest cameras of all time is inherently subjective, and a great way to start arguments. In compiling the list below for Shutterbug …

7 Essential Things Every Photographer Needs to Learn

What’s the difference between a great photo and a great photographer?<p>(Other than “grapher”, you cheeky monkey.)<p>It’s consistency.<p>We’ve all fluked a …

What Is Back-Button Focus?

One of the key areas many photographers often struggle with, especially when starting out, is focusing. Being able to properly acquire focus on a …

How to Use Low Graphic Style as a Compositional Tool

In the never-ending search to improve photographic skills, it’s important to push the limits and try projects that push you outside your comfort …

How to Mix Flash and Ambient Light

Mixing ambient light with flash is a tough technique to get around. I can do it no problem, but when someone asks me to explain it I draw a blank. …

10 Simple Black and White Photography Tips

Practical tips to make better black and white photos: Black and White Articles How to Master Black and White Street Photography Black and White …

How to Check & Correct Your Autofocus: Tips for Fine-Tuning AF to Get Sharper Images

It’s time to sharpen up your pix. Modern DSLRs generally rely on what’s called phase difference autofocusing: basically, a rangefinder scheme updated …

Five Ways to Improve Your Photographic Compositions

Composition is one of the hardest things we deal with as photographers. It is complex and can seem like a neverending pursuit. Today, we’ll look at …

7 Reasons I Still Shoot Film in 2018

I’ve been shooting analog for almost four years now, and all I can say is: analog has truly changed my life and what I think about what it means …

Digital Cameras

24 Great Vintage Cameras You Can Still Buy

<i>Last Updated October, 2017: We’ve added additional info on film photography as well as two new cameras. Links and formatting have also been …

5 Henri Cartier-Bresson Photography Composition Lessons

Henri Cartier-Bresson was the master of photography composition.<p>Below are some visual analyses of his pictures.<p>1. Bicycle // Henri Cartier-Bresson …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Aperture Priority & Shutter Priority VS. Manual Exposure | Which do Pros Use?

It is a pretty strong stereotype among experienced photographers to always, <i>always, ALWAYS,</i> shoot in manual exposure, and justifiably so! However, …

The A to Z of photography: Kelvin

Every photographer knows that by adjusting the white balance on your camera, or when editing images, you can make the color of the light look neutral …

Learn the True Costs of Shooting with Film vs. Digital

<b>Screenshot image from the video by Travis Mortz</b><p>It shouldn’t be an issue anymore, but the case of film vs. digital cameras remains a long-standing …

4 Photography Composition Problems and Solutions

When it comes to composing an excellent photo, there's certainly a lot to think of...With so much to worry about regarding lighting, framing, the …

How to interact with strangers to get the most out of your street photography

Street photography doesn’t only require photographic skills and capturing the right moment. It also involves interaction with the strangers, which …

Portrait Tips: Vitreous Eyes (Even With Hats)

Vitreous is a great word. It’s used to describe something that looks glassy or shiny. It comes from the Latin word that means glass. I think one of …

Photography

10 Facts You Need to Know About Film Photography

Film photography has become quite popular in recent years, so popular than even obsolete products, new 35mm cameras, and even film factories are once …

Film Photography

Directing the Viewers Eye: It's More Than Railroad Tracks

Composition is a complicated topic. It's easy to throw out the Rule of Thirds because talking about things like balance, rhythm, and focus can get …

Do You Use A Manual Focus Lens? Here's How To Add Exif Data To Your Files

A short while ago I wrote an article about using pre-digital-age lenses with digital cameras. It’s a rather common practice and I, for one, am a big …

5 Simple Tips How to Take Better Pictures

<i>Simple principles on how to make better pictures</i>:<p>1. Look at the background, then your subject.<p>To take better pictures, first look at the background …

30 lens tips to make the most of your range

<b>Angela Nicholson has a few suggestions that will help you get to know your lenses and extend your creative range</b><p><i>Amateur Photographer</i> has rounded up …

3 Basic Methods Of Capturing Motion In Photography

There’s no rule that says a photograph must be a representation of a static subject. In fact, capturing motion is a surefire way to add an extra …

Landscape Photography

Trying Something New: Shooting Without Autofocus

I recently got myself the Fujifilm X-T20 for traveling. The next trip was to Vietnam with my family and I knew it was going to be a showcase of …

Imaging Tips: How To Get Tack-Sharp Images in Post

Don’t get too excited. The techniques in this article won’t rescue fuzzy images. Out-of focus photos can’t be recovered in post, but you can (and …