Michael Wolf

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Modeling Tricks: 5 Tips on How to Professionally Pose Friends for Your Next Portrait Shoot (VIDEO)

Up-and-coming portrait photographers are always looking for models to photograph to expand their portfolios. But what if you can’t afford a …

Photoshop Basics: 5 Easy Tips & Tricks for Faster Editing & Better Photographs (VIDEO)

Many of us have conflicting goals when we sit down behind the computer and open our images in Photoshop: On the one hand, we want to do a thorough …

Almost Everything You Need to Know about Lighting in Under 30 Minutes

This beginner's technical breakdown of lighting is perfect for those just starting out.<p>If you've just started your filmmaking journey, lighting may …

Water Drop Photography: EVERY STEP from start to print

Type a quick search of ‘Water Drop’ or #waterdrop and you will quickly see just how popular this area of macro photography has become. Adam Karnacz …

Mega-Datenleck: Tausende IP-Kameras frei abrufbar

Viele Überwachungskameras haben Sicherheitslücken, über die jeder darauf zugreifen kann. Eine russische Internetseite zeigt alle verfügbaren Kameras …

How focus stacking can help you to get super sharp landscapes

Focus stacking is a popular technique for macro photographers. But did it ever occur to you to try it with landscapes? No? Nor me. But it makes a lot …

3 Lightroom Tricks That Will Change How You Edit Photos

Lightroom is a fairly straightforward and simple piece of software to get your head around. But, like anything, there are always shortcuts and tricks …

Indoor and Outdoor Glamour Photography Lighting Mini Tutorials

Back in 2015, I produced some home-grown lighting and shooting video lessons for my very first subscription-based photography tutorial channel on …

Give Your Outdoor Portraits a Natural “Dreamy” Look with This Creative Photoshop Technique (VIDEO)

Summertime offers photographers a great opportunity for outdoor portraiture, and the tutorial below illustrates a simple technique for using …

14 Hidden Lightroom Shortcuts That Use the Alt/Option Key

Did you know that there are lots of hidden Lightroom shortcuts? Some of the app’s most useful shortcuts are tucked away in places you might never …

4 Composition Mistakes You Need to Stop Making

When you look at the images created by the world's best photographers, it's hard not to think, "Wow, that's a perfect shot."The thing is, there was a …

A Creative Exercise With a Slow Shutter Speed

A Simple Exercise That Will Make You Understand Shutter Speed<p>Using a slow shutter speed can in many scenarios make an average image great. By …

Shutter Speed

20 tips for better Lightroom editing: Sharpening and noise reduction

<b>If you’re after a high-quality print, you’ll need to hone your noise-reduction and sharpening techniques. James Paterson explains all</b><p>1. What to do …

Everything You Need to Know About Using ND Filters for Dramatic Long Exposure Photographs (VIDEO)

Many of the most dramatic outdoor images are made by experienced photographers using neutral density (ND) filters in conjunction with long exposures. …

9 Tips to Take your Photography to the Next Level

In this AYP episode, Marc Silber gives (at least) nine photography tips from his new book Advancing Your Photography. He shows his work and tells …

Five Tips to Make Your Next Sunset Photoshoot Amazing

Spring has arrived, which means the time for gorgeous golden hour shoots in wonderful weather is nearly upon us. Sunset (and sunrise) are …

10 tips and tricks to get the most out of Samsung Health

Samsung recently renamed its S Health app as Samsung Health and added the ability to video-call doctors directly within the app. The new name and feature were announced alongside the Galaxy S8 ($520 at Amazon.com) at the end of March.<p>With the company's renewed focus on healthy living, there's no …

App Store

Getting out of Auto: Understanding the metering modes on your camera

Metering modes allow a camera to determine how much light there is in any given scene, and how much there should be. However, the way the modes …

The Headshot Setup That Will Save You Time and Impress Your Clients

I call it the 3-in-1 Headshot Method. As a professional photographer it is imperative that you are able to adapt to your surrounds and the needs of …

ISO Explained for Beginner Photographers

For beginning photographers, one of the hardest parts of learning photography is figuring out all those exposure settings.You know...aperture, …

Shutter Speed

Tips for Watermarking Your Images

Whether you’re a professional or simply an amateur looking for some peer recognition, putting logos in your photos is a highly debated question in …

Tutorials

How to choose safe passwords—and remember them too

Cyber security 101<p>Another day, another major data breach—and another article advising you to strengthen your passwords. These secret bits of information act as the keys to all of our important online accounts, from social networks to email inboxes to bank accounts.<p>That's why choosing strong …

Information Systems

Camera Settings for Concert Photography Beginners

This guide is intended for concert photography beginners. If you have a DSLR camera and are interested in how to control your camera settings to take …

Remove Eye Bags in Photoshop in Just a Minute

The modern sleep-optional lifestyle means that more and more of us have permanent bags under our eyes, which in turn means being able to retouch them …

How to Speed Up Lightroom

Adobe’s Lightroom is the centerpiece of many a photographic workflow. It can also be a source of some frustration when it’s not firing on all …

4 Tips for Improving Your Landscape Photography Right Now

If I were a betting man, I'd say that landscape photography is the genre most photographers rank as their first love.I'm certainly part of those …

Landscape Photography

Lightroom Better & Faster | 3 Tips To Get More Speed & Precision Within Lightroom

If you’re reading this, the likelihood is that you’re a Lightroom user, maybe even a power user. Regardless of what else is out there, whether it be …

Using Household Items to Create Stunning Foreground Bokeh

We all love to spend money on the latest and greatest photo gear, whether it be a $120 reflector with a hole in it (I’m just jealous I didn’t market …