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An Apple Monitor for Less: Here’s How You Can Get One

Apple products are nice to look at, but they can be pricey. Considering that there are similar products on the market, some people opt for the …

DIY: Turn Your Room into a Walk-In Camera

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>What could be better than a shiny new camera? How about a <i>walk-in</i> camera?<p>That’s right! We’re making cameras big …

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Lighten Up! (Your Photos)With The Pocket Spotlight

Extra photos for bloggers: 1, 2, 3<p>We have seen <i>the light!</i> …and now we carry it around with us to light our photos.<p>It’s called The Pocket Spotlight, …

10 Tips for Improving Your Flower Photos

Spring is here! For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere who have been hunkered down for winter, enduring the rain and the snow, the time has …

3 Ways to get Better Control of Autofocus

In this post, Steve Berardi from PhotoNaturalist talks about three ways to get better control of autofocus. Sometimes autofocus can be really …

10 Tips To Get Over Photographer’s Block

Going through a creative rut can be frustrating, and sometimes scary, but it is usually temporary. Photographer’s block can happen to you at any …

Portrait Tips and Techniques by Wayne Radford

Facial Recognition<p>In this ebook, you will find information on how to fine-tune and simplify the essential skills necessary for quality portraiture. …

21 Quirky Pictures of Post-It Notes

Sticky notes seem to be a universal source of inspiration for photographers going through a 365 project. Their bright color, simple shape and …

How to Take Great Portraits Outdoors

Have you ever taken a picture outside only to realize afterward that the sky is white instead of blue? Or the subject of your image is too dark? Or …

Exposure Bracketing: What Every Good Photographer Should Know

There aren’t many sure things in life. No matter how diligently we plan, regardless of how much effort we put forth, there are simply going to be …

Converting Images to Black and White Properly

by: David Wahlman of Wahlman Photography Recently I was asked about the process of converting images to black & white; namely when to know the image …

3 Workouts to Improve your Photography

Consider applying these new workouts in your photography routine and you will improve your skills and creativity.

A Simple Exercise on Working with Natural Light in Portraits

Today I thought it might be fun to share a little exercise that we feature in our Natural Light eBook (by Mitchell Kanashkevich) – both because it …

How to Balance Subject and Background Exposure - A Real World Example

Wedding photography involves a lot of compromises because we aren’t always allowed the optimum circumstances in which to create beautiful images. …

Experimental Light Painting Photographs with Lights Strapped to Wakeboards

Red Bull Illume and Snap! Orlando recently came up with an awesome way to put a twist on the concept of light painting. They recruited light-painting …

Useful Photography Tip #52: How Aperture Affects Your Flash Exposure

Your flash and your lens’s aperture are directly correlated. First off, know that your shutter speed generally controls the ambient light in an …

African art exhibitions in April – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2013/apr/10/africa-art-exhibitions-april<p>720<p>Another Africa's selection of contemporary Africana on show …

Tips For Taking Better Food Photos

Have you ever been flipping through a magazine or browsing the internet and seen an image of an entrée that instantly made your mouth water? A good …

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The History of Photoshop as Told by Its Founding Fathers

Back in 2010, Adobe put out a short documentary called “Startup Memories — The Beginning of Photoshop” to celebrate the program’s 20-year anniversary …

How to Create an Instagram-Inspired DIY Photo Booth

Using just a few pieces of wood, some serious DIY know-how and an Arduino, photographer and Instructables user Alexander Morris built this really …

Tips for Dark Beauty Stylized Portrait Photography

When shooting a portrait, the conventional wisdom involves using bright, evenly-coloured light to bring out the model’s sweet inner glow. Sometimes, …

How to Create Stunning Portraits of Your Dog

Photographing your dog can be a terrific way to not only get amazing photos of a beloved family member, it’s also good practice and will sharpen your …

Know Where You Stand: A Mix of Modern Scenes and Historical Photos

The work of Dutch historian, Jo Hedwig Teeuwisse, which brought us those haunting pictures in the photo series called <i>The Ghosts of History,</i> was …

Project OneRollFifty2: Shoot One Roll of Film Each Week for a Year

For a long time, photographer Travis Lawton had been toying with two ideas: shooting film for the first time since he was 6 years old, and doing a …

So You Want to be a Stock Photographer, Part I

A few weeks back there was an opinion piece posted on dPs that raised the ire of many, and garnered supporters from others. The fact remains that …

The Great Compositions of Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt

Has someone ever asked you why you like an image? Beneath the surface of great picture, there is a geometric design in hiding. During World War II, …

Discovering The Art of Miniature Photography

As someone who travels constantly as a way a life, I often find myself passing time in airports watching as other travelers pass by and wonder where …