Photography - Tricks

By Steve Marquis | Gathered gems from those who know... I'm restarting in photography, last time it was film, now we're in the digital age and I can share the knowledge too.

5 Exercises to Help You Understand Histograms

If you’re on the hunt for your first DSLR camera, or you’ve just purchased a DSLR and you’re new to digital photography, chances are you’ve been on …

Tutorials

Waterfall Photography Tips and Techniques

Waterfalls seem to grab the hearts and minds of people. Go to any location that has one or more waterfalls and it is pretty much a guarantee that …

Landscape Photography

How to Use White Balance in Photography

Every digital camera has a White Balance or Automatic White Balance (AWB) setting in the camera menu. But how many of us actually use it or even know …

Tutorials

5 Camera Controls for Landscape Photography - Free Quick Guide

When we talk about camera controls, there are three that always come to mind: aperture, shutter, and ISO.<p>That’s not what we are going to discuss …

Landscape Photography

The Photographer’s Ephemeris

Smartphones and tablets have dramatically changed the way we interact with the world around us. For a subject like photography smartphone apps have …

Photography

7 Essential Winter Landscape Photography Tips

1. Timing<p>Like most other aspects of landscape photography, timing is everything when photographing winter landscape. As a landscape photographer, …

Landscape Photography

In-Camera Tricks: Here’s How to Capture Intense Blue Skies Without Post Processing (VIDEO)

Outdoor photographers often spend time in Photoshop, pumping up the intensity of pale blue skies in their images. But in the video below you’ll how …

Tutorials

4 Simple Tips for Photographing Meteor Showers

One of the most dazzling shows in the night sky is a meteor shower.<p>And though there are times throughout the year when they are easy to see - …

Digital Photography

Free Photography Resources for Beginners and Pros to Hone Their Skills

As the cameras on our phones become increasingly powerful, more and more people are becoming interested in photography like never before. While having an understanding of composition is an important first step to crafting a picture, knowing the basics of the photographic medium will take your …

Learning

Top autofocus tips for pin-sharp results

<b>James Abbott shares 20 autofocus tips that will revolutionise the way you use AF, for accurate focusing and pin-sharp results every time</b><p>1. Autofocus …

Nikon

Visual Stories with Exposure Blending

Holiday Promo Starts Next Week!<p>Get awesome deals from some the best Landscape Photographers including Sarah Marino, David Kingham, Sean Bagshaw, Ryan …

Landscape Photography

Ideas for Capturing Sunbeams

Black Friday Deals – 33% Off<p>Landscape Photography Deals from Sarah Marino, Sean Bagshaw, Anne McKinnell, Daivd Kingham, Ryan Dyar and more!!<p>33% Off …

Landscape Photography

The Rule of Tenths in Photography

Chances are greater than not that you’ve heard about the rule of thirds at some point. After all, it’s one of the first things most photographers are …

Photography

How to Photograph Your Christmas Tree

It’s that time of year again. Christmas is upon us. Your tree is all decorated and presents are piled up underneath. So how do you take photos of …

Digital Photography

7 Tips for Posing Family Portraits

Posing families and groups is one of the more intimidating feats for photographers. Working with several people of different heights and ages is …

Portrait Photography

High Dynamic Range Photography (HDR)

High dynamic range (HDR) photography captivates viewers through its bedazzling attention to details and its stunning array of color. Rich and …

Tutorials

The 10 Golden Rules of Wildlife Photography

Generally speaking, people give close attention to good quality work. A good craftsman is appreciated; his skill, creativity and professionalism …

Photography

How to Make a YouTube Video From Start to Finish

As a budding YouTuber myself, every time Peter McKinnon uploads a new video, I'm taking notes. His growth on YouTube has been nothing short of …

Videography

9 winning photos that perfectly combine light and nature

Stunning nature plus spot-on lighting makes for an incredible photo. For our Seeking Light in Nature Photo Quest with Olympus, we asked you to submit …

Photography

How to Photograph Shooting Stars

<b>Learning how to photograph shootings stars will add a unique touch to your nighttime photography. So, if you want to make your star filled landscape</b> …

Photography

Beginner’s Guide: Real Estate Photography

Photography is a useful tool for different industries. It is a powerful tool for selling just about anything, be it food, clothing, or property. …

Real Estate

Tutorial: Stacked Astrophotography Panoramas

This video tutorial combines two of my favorite techniques for maximizing image quality of astrophotos: stacking and stitching.…Continue reading →

Tutorials

Photographing the Micro Landscape

When I began making pictures of the landscape, it was always the big picture that mattered. And I suppose it’s the same for most of us. It was a case …

Landscape Photography

A Beginner's Guide to the Wide Angle Lens - Free Quick Guide

Can you tell me why this puppy’s nose is so big?<p>The reason that the nose appears so large in this photograph is because of the lens that was used to …

Landscape Photography

Christmas Light Photography Tips

At this time of year, many of the world’s cultures and religions celebrate holidays that involve lights. While the use of lights and candles is often …

Tutorials

Sharp Photography Tips & Techniques

There are lots of ingredients that go into making a spectacular photograph, but the most important is for the picture to be in sharp focus. Even the …

Digital Photography

Supermoon 2017: How to photograph the supermoon? Tips and tricks to capture the full moon

<b>When is the supermoon 2017?</b><p>The first and unfortunately last supermoon of the year will rise tomorrow (Sunday December 3) in the late afternoon to …

Moon

A New Photographer’s Guide to Composition

It’s easy to be swept away by the technical demands most DSLR cameras require. But as a new photographer, it’s critical that you develop your …

Tutorials

What makes a compelling photography website?

Five industry professionals offer their advice on creating the optimum online portfolio for your work<p>The photography portfolio has, some might argue, …

Web Design