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Beginner Tips for the Aspiring Wedding Photographer

“I’m shooting my first wedding and I’m freaking out!! Do you have any pointers?”<p>This quote has to be one of the most common that I’ve come across in …

Weddings

New: eBook of Compelling Images and Full Explanations – Fotozaar

Fotozaar is a new eBook that teaches photography by example. It contains a collection of compelling photographs and the stories of how they were …

Save Money on Photography Products With Photo Deal Cafe’

Photo Deal Cafe’ (one of our sponsors) works with over 50,000 photographers and vendors in order to bring you daily deals on photography products in …

Top 10 Composition Tips in Photography

Photography is all about composition. If you can’t compose an image, you can’t take photos. That’s the bottom line. This is where your photography …

5 DIY Photography Projects to Save You Money

Professionals and hobbyists alike realize that photography equipment is expensive. The high costs of gear and accessories is a fact of life for pros …

Simple, Portable Lighting Setups for Remote Photography Locations

Photography clients don’t always have the time or budget to accommodate elaborate photo shoot setups, and some locations make using heavy equipment …

Photographers

Panel discusses women’s role in digital age of journalism

Digital reporter Kate Webb at Metro daily news. – Photo courtesy by Jeff Hodson<p>A group of Vancouver’s leading news media journalists gathered on …

Big Pic: Life-Sized T. Rex Sculpture Stares Down The Eiffel Tower

Cue freaked-out tourists.<p>The classic beauty of the Eiffel Tower and Seine River draw scores of tourists to Paris. But do you know what would really spruce the place up? A full-size, chrome <i>Tyrannosaurus rex</i> sculpture, placed over the Seine, just as the architects of Paris intended.<p>The sculpture, by …

The Idea: Mapping the Future

For digital nomads and even some Luddites, online maps are a ubiquitous tool.<p>Now Google is pushing deeper into the realm of virtual travel. Taking its “Street View” technology off-road, Google Maps has been adding photo tours of popular attractions, from the Colosseum in Rome to Joshua Tree …

7 Ways To Win At Making First Impressions | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

We’ve all blown first impressions before and we’re still standing. That means they aren’t important, right?<p>Wrongo-mania.<p>First impressions often times</b> …

Five Steps To Living A Fearless Life | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

There is no quick fix or magic pill to move yourself forward from a fearful life to a fearless life. Fear is a powerful glue and you have been stuck …

5 Reliable Ways to Achieve Your Success | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Want to achieve success? Want it badly? Learn 5 reliable ways to achieve your success. These are straightforward, no-nonsense, and timeless ways that …

Clever Customization Turns Thumbnail Galleries Into Beautiful Image Montages

Web developer and photographer Nicholas Sherlock came up with a pretty cool customization recently. Inspired by Flickr’s image montage layout that …

Street Photography Cheat Sheet For Your Travels

If you are new to street photography, or even if you’re not, remembering settings, nailing the composition, getting idea inspirations, and just …

Landscape Photography

Hands on with the Sigma 120-300mm lens

How to Adjust Black Levels in Lightroom to Create More Balanced Photographs

This video with Mark Wallace teaches you about innovative photography techniques, particularly with black and white levels. He uses an X-Rite …