Eric Lee

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Visually Striking Minimalist Photos Represent an Abstract World

This visually striking series, by Budapest-based photographer Adrienn Balask, relies on reflections, symmetry, and natural light to produce elegant and abstract formations. The artist draws upon real life scenes–birds flying across a grassy field, lamp posts lined up in a row, a single boat …

Art

Five Photoshop Tools to Take Your Images from Good to Great

We hear it all the time, “That photo has been Photoshopped”. Sometimes it sounds like the photo has caught a disease or that Photoshop is some …

5 Blend Modes in Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographic compositing has been with us since the dawn of photography. The merging of two or more separate images into one is seen as a way of …

Tutorials

Better Landscape Photography Tips and Video Tutorials

Landscape Photography

15 Ways To Shoot Better Macro Photos

Macro photography can be super fun. And with the warmer weather being right around the corner, there is no better time to get out there and …

Understanding Flash Metering modes

Flash Metering Systems TTL, A-TTL, E-TTL and E-TTL II Terms used in this article are Canon specific but there are the same or similar terms for …

Impending Flickr Redesign Said to Simplify and Unify the Flickr Experience

According to a report by <i>Re/code</i>, Yahoo! is getting ready to redesign Flickr yet again. Said to be coming “within the next few weeks,” the updates …

How to Use a Light Tent for Small Product Photography

How to Use a Light Tent for Small Product Photography Learn the fundamentals of shooting with a light tent, which will help you capture bright, high …

Seven Tips for Becoming a Serious Photographer

One of the secrets of being successful photographer is being prepared and working hard. Serious photographers have learned how to use their gear with …

The Ultimate DIY Guide to Beautiful Product Photography

If there’s one thing that’s true when it comes to ecommerce, it's that the perceived value of your products and the trustworthiness of your business …

Reverse Lens Macro: How to use it as a Great Learning Tool

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Lightroom 2014 Calendar Template Presets

Posted By on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 in Lightroom Presets | 30 comments<p>Hey everyone. Later this week I’m heading to teach my Lightroom seminar in …

A Concise Guide to Lightroom Develop Presets

Tutorials

Photographer's Girlfriend Continues to Lead Him Around the World

<b>Praktik Hotel – Madrid, Spain</b><p>Russian photographer Murad Osmann continues to be led around the world by his girlfriend Nataly Zakharova in his ongoing <i>Follow Me</i> project. With her back facing the camera, Zakharova eagerly holds the hand of her photographer boyfriend, guiding him through various …

Times Square

So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]

Landscape photography is always a popular topic here on dPS. Who doesn’t love a great mountain scenic image, or a shot of the rolling waves on the …

Photography

Secrets to Crafting Top-Quality Beauty Portraits: Studio Lighting

In this article I would like to share some of the basics and tips for those of you who enjoy shooting beauty portraits with controlled artificial …

18 Fun Examples of How Balloons Can Make Any Image Stand Out

What is it about balloons that such simple objects can add so much to our experience? Is it something to do with the nature of balloons themselves — …

How to Take Beautiful Bokeh Christmas Images [With 39 Stunning Examples]

Pin It It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas… and in our forums I’ve noticed more and more great Christmas images being shared – some of which …

Photography

National Geographic's Best Travel Photos 2013 - in pictures

National Geographic has picked 10 of the most stunning travel images from 2013, from their daily photo feature Travel 365

54 Reasons to Love Photography in 2013

As a self-appointed pundit, I spend a fair amount of time criticizing the photography industry, but I have a little secret … I love photography! And …

Selfie Photo Tips & Techniques

Sometimes we don’t want others to know that we have taken a photo of ourselves. In these cases, it is nice to be able to discreetly take a …

Top 10 Tips for Family Photo Poses

In both studio and on-location photography, the right family poses make the difference between stunning memories and forgettable snapshots. Most …

John John Florence, Western Australia. Photo: Todd Glaser

Western Australia

Useful Photography Tip #76: Learn to Read the Contrast of a Scene Just by Looking at It

This is one image that was exposed for the highlights slightly (underexposed) and had the shadows boosted in post.<p><i>Want more Useful Photography Tips?</i> …

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions

Tips for Learning to Love Photoshop Actions - sample images before and after, how to apply actions, and when to use them.

Tutorials

Step Inside Africa's First Underwater Hotel Room

Africa opened its first underwater hotel room this month, making it the second in the world.<p>The room, at the Manta Resort on the Zanzibari island of Pemba, was designed by Swedish artist Mikael Genberg, who also built the first underwater hotel room in a lake in Sweden. The Manta Resort room sits 4 …

Sea Level

Incredible Private Pools at 7 Worldwide Hotels

While an infinity-edge pool that glints under the sun is fabulous, nothing beats a private pool you need not share with other hotel guests. At …