Sara Green-Blodgett

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Photographic Standard: How to Critique Your Own Photos

It has been that said the most difficult thing for man to do is to judge his or her creative work, objectively. Be honest, can you tell when your …

Landscape Photography

9 Ways to Make Photoshop’s Adjustment Layers Easier to Use

<i>This is a guest post by photographer Glenn Orion</i><p>There are far more photographers – from the amateur to the professional – who have embraced the need …

How to write about your photographs

I frequently run into being asked by photographers how they can become better at writing about their own work. This is not an easy topic to talk …

Creative Writing

Tutorial: A Simple Technique for Matching Tones and Correcting Colors in Photoshop

One of the issues talented photographer and retoucher Michael Woloszynowicz often runs into when he’s taking portraits is mismatched skin tones. …

10 Tips For Getting Kids Interested In Photography

Photo: Stan Horaczek_<p><i>Sometimes it seems like kids today are born snapping photos. But if you want to help them explore photography beyond just</i> …

Finding And Working With Available Light

10 Things You Need to Know About Smart Objects in Photoshop

With the recent introduction of Linked Smart Objects in Photoshop CC, Smart Objects have become much more powerful, and useful. Many of the design …

How to Teach Your Kids Photography

We love photography and we love our kids. It makes sense, then, that finding a way to combine photography and spending time with our kids would be a …

How to Shoot a Wedding Venue in Low Light

<b>Guest Article by: Abhinav Jain</b><p>The toughest part of shooting a wedding is to struggle with artificial lighting. If it’s an outdoor venue, you can rely …

LED Lighting

14 Female Photographers You Should Know Now

Professional photography has been historically dominated by men, and in certain areas, we still see low representation of women (e.g. the number of …

Danila Tkachenko’s Fascinating Portraits of Men Living in the Woods

The images in Russian photographer Danila Tkachenko’s series, <i>Escape,</i> express an undeniable desire to get away from it all. Quiet portraits of men …

The Advantages and Disadvantages of Shooting Raw

You’ve seen it on the spec sheets for cameras you considered purchasing, you’ve read about it on one photography blog after another, and you’ve heard …

How To Post Process For Beautiful Eyes & Catchlights

It has been said many times before, the eyes are one of the key elements that photographers try and capture.<p>Here is a little video showing a …

5 Tips for Capturing The Magic of Golden Hour Photography

One of the main things that all photographers strive for is to make their work stand out somehow. Obviously, there’s no shortage of photographers on …

The Magic of Photoshop’s Content Aware Tools (And Practical Examples of How to Use It)

Despite the fanfare over the introduction of content aware tools in Photoshop CS5, its predecessor, CS4 introduced the first real content aware tool …

Introduction to Puppet Warp in Photoshop

By Frank Wang One of the most powerful retouching tools in Photoshop is a relatively new feature called Puppet Warp. Introduced in Photoshop CS5, it …

How to Do Infrared Photography

Infrared, or IR, is a form of light wave that is not visible to the human eye. In the electromagnetic spectrum, IR waves are grouped between visible …

Rachel Elizabeth Seed: A Photographic Memory

Rachel Seed with her mother, Sheila Turner-Seed, 1978<p>Photographer Rachel Elizabeth Seed is the daughter of a photographer mother. Her mother, Sheila …