Victor Vazquez

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Conquering Color Correction with Commercial Photographer Andy Van den Eynde

In this video we see Antwerp, Belgium-based commercial photographer Andy Van den Eynde tackling color correction on location. Andy starts by dropping …

Photographer Mom Takes Magical Autumn Portraits Of Her Kids

Jessica Drossin is a former graphic designer turned portrait artist who will lead you into her fabulously beautiful imagination through her …

How to Make Cheap DIY Reflectors From Silver Bead Foam Boards

Whether you are shooting outside or in a studio, reflectors help you make sure that light is hitting your subject exactly how you want it. Typically, …

DIY

Photographer Sean Lee Creates Incredibly Intimate Portraits of His Parents

For <i>Two People</i>, Singapore-based photographer Sean Lee creates intimate portraits of his mother and father, closely examining their bodies as well as …

Spirituality

How to Officially Register Your Photographs with the US Copyright Office

When your finger presses down on a camera’s shutter button and captures a photograph, that photo is instantly copyrighted with you as the rightful …

Peculiar Notions: 22 Eye-Catching Examples of Abstract Photography

I’m not sure how many of you (hopefully none of you) actually lose sleep thinking about abstract photography and trying to determine exactly what it …

Best Fonts 2015 – List of Best Font Releases

A great collection of best fonts from 2015!Over the half of 2015 is already done. It’s time to look back to show you the best fonts of 2015. All …

Typography

DIY: Build a V-Flat with Swappable Catchlight Shapes

Photographer Nick Fancher is the author of <i>Studio Anywhere</i>, a photographer’s guide to shooting high-quality portraits in unconventional locations and …

Building a Bookshelf From a Single Sheet of Plywood

Steve Ramsey's Woodworking For Mere Mortals is one of my favorite YouTube channels. Not only is he funny, he's honest. This is a great example of a …

Woodworking

Ultimate Cheat Sheets for Photoshop and Lightroom

Want an ultimate single-page cheat sheet for looking up keyboard shortcuts in Photoshop CC and Lightroom CC? The design team over at setupablogtoday …

Tutorials

5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Great lighting—whether it’s for portraits, or macro, or even product photography—doesn’t have to cost you an arm, leg, and kidney. Just do a quick …

How to Buy a Monitor for Photo Editing

No, purchasing a monitor for photo editing isn’t exactly straight forward, so don’t be so quick to become quippy. Instead, you’ll be surprised to …

How to Start a Startup

An infographic that shows how startups make billions. It portrays steps involved from the choosing of the product to the selling of shares.

Chinese Dumplings

Introduction: Chinese Dumplings<p>Running out of ideas on what to serve for appetizers? Or having a deep craving for some delicious Chinese foods? Make …

5 Great Steaks to Remember for Killer Grilling! Plus, a Caveman T-Bone Recipe You'll Never Forget

S T E A K. Five simple letters that spell a world of carnivorous pleasure. A well-grilled steak (like this Caveman T-Bone recipe!) stimulates all your senses: the sight of the dark crust, the scent of smoke, the sizzle of the meat on the grill, the meaty chew, and, of course, the inimitable flavor: …

How to fix a blown loudspeaker in your iPhone: The Ultimate guide

Here are our step-by-step instructions on how to replace a broken loud speaker in your iPhone.The loud speaker in your iPhone is what makes it …

Using a Gray Card for Setting White Balance in Lightroom

Posted By Scott Kelby on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Develop, Featured | 28 comments<p><b>Using a Gray Card</b><br>A ‘gray card’ is just what it sounds like — …

4 Tips to Help You Get the Perfect Exposure in Your Photographs

In photography, light is everything. However, the most important element thing to remember is the amount of light that should be utilized in creating …

How to Build a Deck

I've built two different decks on my house and I'm getting ready to start a third. Each of my deck plans were "out of my head". In other words, I …

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

Cooking

Become A Better Photographer In Your Spare Time With These 5 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Most of us probably have full time jobs that don't allow us to spend as much time learning about our beloved photography as we'd like. And, wouldn't …

Ivy League

Quick fix: 10 things you can repair in under 10 minutes

<b>From broken zippers to damaged USB cables, embrace your inner handyman with these quick DIY repairs.</b><p>We live in a culture where disposability reigns – …

How I Made Myself a DIY Spider Light for $40

I recently made myself a DIY Spider Light as a thrifty alternative to the Spiderlite that costs hundreds of dollars. The entire project ended up …

How To Build An Uber Strong Ring Light For $25

OK, OK, I am a sucker for ring lights, don’t hate me. This build by DIY Perks combines the benefits of LED lighting (i.e. bright, continuous, cool) …

How to Read a Histogram

The histogram is a readout of information that tells you things that you won’t necessarily see in the image that you shoot. If you know anything …

Basic Portrait Processing in Lightroom

Over the past few years I have learned a great deal about doing portraits, especially of young kids. I think it’s because I get so much enjoyment out …

Lightroom

Paint — A Series of Photographic Self-Portraits - Photographs by Katerina Belkina | LensCulture

In this series of stylized self-portraits, Katerina Belkina explores the expressive force of her artistic heroes Lempicka , Picasso, Degas, Malevich and Klimt (to name but a few). She pays homage to these artists with a combination of photography, painting and extensive digital manipulation.<p>She …

Art

30 Links to Inspiring Photography Articles and Amazing Photos

It's been another terrific week in the world of photography with many talented artists sharing photographs and articles exhibiting the finest in the …

Landscape Photography

How To Use Blend Modes To Totally Revamp Your Photography | Brilliant Work From Jimmy McIntyre

He says, as a closing statement, that he hopes this tutorial has inspired you to explore blend modes more. He, is Jimmy McIntyre, and he needn’t …

Tutorials