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Street Photography: What You Should Do And What You Should Not

Street photography is not a common genre. Not all people are willing (and brave) to plunge into this type of photography deeply. But for some people …

Street Photography

16 Of The Most Photogenic Hikes On The West Coast

Best coast?

Surprising Food Pairings That DOUBLE Your Fat Loss

Although that may sound counterintuitive, there’s sound science behind our recommendation. But before you get too excited and double-up on ice cream …

8 Best Fruits for a Better Body

When it comes to eating well, most of us have a huge blind spot. We cut calories wherever we can, try to turn down the donuts in the break room, but …

How to Close the Retirement Gap

I had a meeting recently with someone who is positioning himself for retirement within the next 5-8 years. His last tuition bill for his youngest child had just been written and the carnage from 12 years of college funding for his 3 kids was now complete. He wanted to get a handle on how he was …

Retirement

The 10 best full-frame DSLRs in 2018

Most entry-level and mid-price DSLRs sport an APS-C sized sensor, with the physical dimensions of the chip measuring 23.6 x 15.7mm (22.2 x 14.8mm on …

Cameras

Increase the Dynamic Range of a Photo

<b>Introduction</b><br>There are times when it is impossible to capture the entire dynamic range of a scene in a single image. Recently I ran in into this …

Tutorials

5 Ways for Entrepreneurs to Build Wealth Faster

Most people today spend more than they earn and also have credit card debt that is spinning out of control.<p>As an entrepreneur, it’s especially easy …

Travel Photography -Free Tutorials and Articles

<b>A simple 4-step process for becoming a travel photographer.</b><p>I decided to put together a blueprint or guide to help people who want to get involved in …

Photography
Personal Finance

Seascapes With Slow Shutter Speeds

Slow shutter speeds and seascapes go together like jam and peanut butter. Here's why and how to use them to your advantage.

Peanut Butter

These Ideas on Perspective Will Improve Your Photography Composition

Perspective. It’s a concept that has somewhat variable significance depending on the context in which it is being discussed — literature, geometry, …

Everything You Need to Know About the JPEG Image Format

One of the more common questions that new photographers ask is, how many pictures can I fit on my memory card? There are two answers to this, the …

The Fujifilm 16-55mm f/2.8 is a Strong and Silent Lens Designed with Photojournalists in Mind

Fujifilm has officially announced the 16-55mm f/2.8, a lens that the world has known of since last year when Fuji released a detailed roadmap of …

Reflection Perfection: 60 Photos That Show You How It’s Done

Capturing beautiful reflections is <b>not as easy as it looks</b>. It takes planning, patience, creativity and sometimes luck to be able to capture that …

5 Free Online Courses to Improve Your Photography

MOOCs – or massive open online courses, offer free or low-cost access to top-notch courses taught by university professors and professionals. Whether …

Depth of Field, Demystified

Introduction<p>So, you’ve snagged a super sweet DLSR or even a nice point and shoot camera and you’re ready to start taking those incredible photos …

Landscape Photography

How to Find Interesting Images In Ordinary/Everyday Locations

We have all been there before, the photographer’s equivalent of writer’s block. You know what I mean, when all you have to photograph is normal …

Street Photography

Another Useful Lightroom Feature You Probably Did Not Know Existed

I feel like I'm constantly hearing about new shortcuts in Lightroom that make my workflow increasingly painless. This is one that's been around for a …

Tutorials

Majestic Views of Pacific Northwest Landscapes by Photographer Griffin Lamb

Griffin Lamb is a 19-year-old freelance photographer based out of Seattle, Washington. On weekends Lamb goes on adventures, hiking and backpacking in …

Tip: Use the Magical ‘Match Total Exposures’ Feature in Lightroom for a Quick Fix

If you’re just starting out in Lightroom (or haven’t explored its features much), perhaps you haven’t heard of the powerful “Match Total Exposures” …

6 Easy DIY Photography Projects That Make for Great Holiday Gifts

Want to make a photography gift this holiday season instead of buying one? The video above offers 6 fun ideas for easy DIY photo gifts you can try …

A Guide to Photographing Your First Star Trails

One of my goals this year was to do star trails. I’ve never done it before and I’ve often imagined doing it over the salt flats just outside Salt …

30 Awesome Photography Links to Dial Up Your Inspiration Quotient

As another week passes us by Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching the internet for links to the best tutorials, special features, great …

Breathtaking Landscape Photography Demonstrate the Endless, Unchartered Beauty of the World

Jerome Berbigier specializes in landscape photography as shown in his images shot in Iceland, Australia and Northern Italy. The Sydney-based …

Dreamy Portraits Set Against Magnificent Natural Landscapes

The self-taught Canadian photographer Elizabeth Gadd grew up with a passion for traveling, hiking and nature. Gadd shoots breathtaking landscapes and …

High Megapixel Canon DSLR Will Arrive in 2015, Will Likely Cost Less Than $4,000

Canon <i>will</i> be launching a new high megapixel DSLR sometime in 2015. The camera will reportedly offer a resolution of somewhere around 50 megapixels, …

15 Project Ideas to Spark Your Creativity

Photography has never been as popular as it is today. People of all ages learn photography in various schools and online universities, and lots of …