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How To: Photograph Spring Flowers, Mimic the Sun with a Single Light, Shoot the Moon, and More

April showers will soon be over.You’ll probably want to be ready to photograph May flowers.In today’s roundup of recent photo tutorials we feature …

What’s in your bag? VII photographers show us their gear

<i>We asked to have a look inside some of VII photographers’ gear bags. From digital and analog setups, to a flashlight, fountain pen and even a</i> …

Cameras

Photoshop Tips: Here’s How to Add Clouds & Enhance Colors for More Dramatic Landscape Photos (VIDEO)

One lesson all outdoor photographers learn is that there’s a big difference between a beautiful location and a great landscape photograph. That’s …

Landscape Photography

Shaping the Light of a Landscape Photo Using Only Lightroom

There's often the belief that creating a fully polished photo requires the use of Photoshop at some point in the process. However, Lightroom is …

100 Best Free Alternatives to Paid Photography Software

They say that you get what you pay for and certainly, in the world of photography, there are some extremely good quality pieces of photography …

Don't buy another lens, buy a flash instead

Introduction<p>When people really get into photography and start saving their pennies for new gear, one of the first things they buy tends to be a lens, …

These Photo Contests Will Help You Grow As a Photographer

My position on photography contests is clear. I'm against contests organized by organizations <i>unrelated</i> to photography. Competitions offer a wide …

Creative Writing

How to add a microSD card slot to your iPhone or iPad

Running out of space for photos? Tired of paying Apple big bucks for storage when Android users get to enjoy the convenience of a microSD card slot? …

10 questions to ask mortgage lenders

When determining how much you can borrow, lenders may consider your income level compared with debt, your employment status and your credit history. …

How to sync your Outlook calendar with an iPhone

With the addition of Touch Bar functionality to Outlook, Windows and iOS devices are now more compatible than ever! That’s great news for …

Calendars

28 Awesome Links That Are Like Candy for Photographers

So much has been going on in the field of photography this week, and here we find that Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching in all corners …

Landscape Photography

Who Won This Shootout: A Pro with an Entry-Level DSLR or an Amateur Using High-End Gear? (VIDEO)

To explore the old adage that great photography isn’t just about the gear, the folks at Mango Street put together this interesting and amusing …

Retouching Workflow for Portrait, Fashion and Beauty with Photoshop & Capture One

If you’ve been following photography evolution over the past 5 years you’ve been around long enough to see Lightroom become the standard operating …

25 Street Photography Tips by ERIC KIM

If your photos aren’t good enough, you’re not close enough (Robert Capa) Make photos you would like to look at. When in doubt, ask for permission. …

How To Develop An Effective Marketing Strategy

In business, some entrepreneurs view success in its most basal format. All they want is the ability to earn a living while working for themselves. For others, success takes on far more grandiose terms. It involves the erection of colossal empires that spans the globe with droves of customers and …

Marketing

5 Tips How To Make Your Photography Look Magical

The key word is long exposure. Take a tripod and ND filters with you and the result will be totally different than handheld shots. ND (neutral …

6 night photography tips for shooting better cityscapes

<b>There's real potential for some impressive and creative shots to be taken after the sun goes down - if you know how. Matt Parry breaks down a few</b> …

Splash Drone 3 Fully Floating Waterproof Drone (video)

As the name suggests the Splash Drone 3 is a fully waterproof drone which is capable of floating that is equipped with a 4K Ultra HD camera and a …

How to Get Rich From Your Photography Passion

The biggest lie you’re told: you cannot get rich off your passion. 1. Luck + Hustle = Success Honestly, I got rich off my passion (I earn 200,000+ …

Here's how to add a microSD card slot to your iPhone or iPad

Tired of paying Apple big bucks for extra storage when Android users get to enjoy a microSD card slot? Here how you can add a microSD card slot to …

How I Earn $200,000+ a Year From Photography

Kind of a crazy thing– I think you can stay true to your roots, values, and ethics– and also get rich: I wanna tell you the secrets of how I earn …

Tips I’ve Learned from Photographing Lightning in South Florida

My name is Alex Brock, and I’m a photo enthusiast living in South Florida. I spent many nights last summer chasing storms through swamps and along …

Landscape Photography

Beginner Photography Tip: Advanced Controls That Will Take Your Photos to the Next Level

Tell me if this sounds familiar...You've been dabbling in photography for awhile now, but find yourself wanting to learn more.You have a good handle …

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times | Inc.com

Motivation is a daily struggle. We all have those mornings when it's cold and rainy, and all you want to is stay curled up in bed. Other times, we're just mentally and physically exhausted. Then there are the times when a disastrous and unexpected moment hits you so hard that everything becomes …

The World of Photography is Exploding! Here's What's Been Happening...

Another <b>terrific week</b> in the world of photography has flown by us all, and here we find Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in every corner of …

Want to Be Happy? Stop Doing These 10 Things.

A few small adjustments to your outlook could be the key to happiness.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Last year, the Journal of Happiness Studies published research by Michael Minkov and Michael Harris Bond that claims happiness has a genetic component -- some people …

How the 80/20 Rule Helped Me Double My Income in Two Months

Learn how you can apply the 80/20 rule to your business.<p>This story originally appeared on Due<p>When I first read about the 80/20 rule, or the Pareto Principle, I had a healthy skepticism for it. I couldn’t wrap my head around how 80 percent of my work would only lead to 20 percent of results and that …

Why Some Startups Succeed (and Why Most Fail)

There is a consistent set of factors that lead to startup success and failure.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Over the last two decades of building and running businesses, and the last couple of years working full time with dozens of startup founders and CEOs on their …

Simple Tricks to Getting Sharp Images With Your Camera

Let's face it.There are a lot of things that can go wrong when creating a photo.The horizon might be off or the framing might not be pleasing to the …

Stuck? We've Got 50 Secrets Motivated People Use to Get Things Done.

Put yourself in the right frame of mind to achieve your goals.<p>You have your plan, you know what you want to accomplish, but after awhile, the novelty of your goal can start to wear off, and it becomes more of a struggle to get started every day.<p>We’ve all been there and we want to help.<p>Read on for …