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50 Beautiful Examples of Bokeh Photography

We all love Bokeh, don’t we. <b>Bokeh</b> simply means Blur in Japanese language, they are normally in shape of number of lens blades causing wonderful round …

Be Creative – Small steps to increase your creativity

Creativity is vibrant, vital, and ever changing. It’s contagious and unquantifiable. You can’t even really define it. Wikipedia says, “Unlike many …

Creativity

30 Most Shocking & Heart Touching Photographs Ever Made

There has always been Wars, Political Calamities and Natural Disasters over the centuries all over the world. This Post is something related to that. …

How to Blend Exposures to Enhance Your Composition

Exposure blending is a popular technique often used to create high dynamic range photography. This article is about using the same technique but for …

Thoughts on ‘Amateur’ and ‘Professional’ Photography

We all know by now how Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer unleashed the collective fury of photographers and the creative community during her presentation of …

Hungry Planet: What the World Eats - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/gallery/2013/may/06/hungry-planet-what-world-eats<p>720<p>Californian photographer Peter Menzel visited 24 …

The Secret of Creating a Strong Image - 5 Tips for Creating a Story in Your Image

In an era when we are drowning in images and lots of people and talents are competing for the viewers’ eyes or the magazines’ attention, have you …

Why This Photographer Is Better Than Me [My Photography Confession]

Late last week I talked about how many of us need to pull back a little on ‘reading’ about photography and actually start ‘doing’ some more of it. …

George Michael

It's Time to BECOME a Better Photographer

This might sound a little odd coming from a guy who owns a photography blog…. but…. I think it is time that some of us need to spend a little less …

Umarex HK417D Review

Getting off Auto - Manual, Aperture and Shutter Priority modes explained

You may have heard that once you get a DSLR you need to learn to shoot in manual and only ever use that mode. That if you are using the Aperture or …

Learning to See, Part X

The limitations in your photography are in yourself. –Ernst Haas Diagonal lines, as we learned in our entry, are the subliminal connectors that keep …