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21 Awesome YouTube Channels Photographers Love

Today's photographers have an incredible wealth of free photography resources that help us all become better behind the lens.From eBooks and …

How to Capture Motion with Your Camera - 5 Tips

There are three main elements of photography - <b>Aperture</b>, <b>Shutter Speed</b>, and <b>ISO</b>. What is common between these elements is that they allow a photographer …

Shutter Speed

Top tips for 2018: Wildlife photography

<b>It’s important to plan and understand your subject, reveal background texture to add context to a picture, and nail the exposure and focusing. Learn</b> …

Landscape Photography

Marvelous Moody Portrait Photography by Sonia Neisha

Gorgeous female portraits by <b>Sonia Neisha</b>, talented 24-year-old self-taught photographer, retoucher and artist currently based in Madrid, Spain. Sonia …

Photography

Why Bad Photographers Think They’re Good

Did you know that the worse you are at photography, the more likely it is that you think you’re great at it? It’s a cognitive bias in psychology …

How to Use the Color Dodge and Burn Blend Modes in Photoshop

Here’s a 12-minute tutorial from photographer Blake Rudis of f64 Academy that looks at how you can use Photoshop’s dodge and burn blend modes for …

This is a ’60-Second’ Handheld Photo of the Milky Way

Photographer Jonathan Usher of Wellington, New Zealand, recently created this photo of the Milky Way rising from the horizon near his city. But get …

Equestrian Travel Articles - Photographing the Heber Wild Horses

Photographer PJ Kaszas shares her experience with the Heber horses in Arizona, as well as a few helpful tips for photographing them in the wild.<p>By PJ …

10 Outstanding Short Stories to Read in 2018

<i>For years, the #longreads hashtag on Twitter has been filled with great story recommendations from people around the world. Pravesh Bhardwaj is a</i> …

Books

The Bleeding of Chicago

America’s third-largest city has built one of the world’s best trauma care systems. But that success might be obscuring the true scale of its gun violence.<p>Ask a cop, physician, or EMT in Chicago about July 4 of last year, and most, if not all, will have a story to tell.<p>The city has a history of …

Cook County

How-To: Make the most of Lightroom to streamline your photo editing & cataloging

When Apple ceased development of Aperture, a lot of serious photographers were very unhappy about Apple’s attempt to palm them off with Photos instead. Many headed instead to Lightroom, the photo cataloging and editing app Adobe created from the ground up specifically for photographers.<p>If you’re …

Life Saving Rope Skills

By on23 January 2012 in Knots<p>The most important knots in the world<p>The bowline (rhymes with “colon”) is reputedly the most important knot in the …

The Best Settings for Night Photography

Night photography is a fascinating genre of landscape photography. You’re standing outside in total darkness but the camera display shows something …

How to Photograph Forests and Trees

Master the Art of Photographing Forests and Trees<p>Landscape photography is often associated with the Grand Landscape and the famous vistas. I love a …

38 Award-Winning Wedding Photos You Don't Want To Miss

We can't stop staring.<p>The best wedding photography draws you in, and these images are no exception.<p>Every two months, Fearless Photographers ― a site dedicated to celebrating the world’s best wedding photography ― unveils a new collection of award-winning images. Over 9,300 images were submitted for …

Weddings

This is what each of the lights do on a studio portrait set

Shooting portraits in the studio with flash can be daunting to newer photographers. They look at the setups like the one above and have no idea what …

Photography

7 Ways to Enhance Eyes in Photoshop

Here’s an in-depth 28-minute tutorial from the Photoshop Training Channel that will show you how to enhance and create amazing eyes in portrait …

How to turn any song into a ringtone with GarageBand for iOS

There are very few iOS tasks that still require a Mac. One of those is getting your own ringtones onto your iPhone. You can buy them, but you can’t add a downloaded ringtone onto your iPhone without hooking up to iTunes. Or can you? GarageBand on iOS lets you save your own creations as ringtones, …

Music Production

This Free App Lets You Upload Images from Your Desktop to Instagram

Have you ever wanted to skip the smartphone experience Instagram offers and do it all right from the comfort of your laptop’s web browser?<p>Previously, …

5 Camera Hacks For Creative Photos Videos

These are 5 hacks Dan Watson uses all the time for more creative photos and videos. These photography tips can be used with any camera and lens to …

THE ONE SECRET Lightroom feature EVERY photographer should be using

One of Ted Forbes´favorite features in Adobe Lightroom is the mobile syncing function. His favorite use in addition to syncing to the mobile app is …

Lightroom

Tutorial: How to photograph wine on clear plexiglass

Photographer Dustin Dolby of the YouTube channel workphlo is used to doing a lot with a little. In this tutorial, he uses a couple of flashes, a …

Tutorials

Most Influential Photographers

A list of Eric Kim’s favorite and most influential photographers in history, who have influenced him:<p>High contrast, gritty black and white<p>It started …

Street Photography

Martin Gonzalez's Hypnotic Black and White Seascapes

<i>All images by Martin Gonzalez. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Martin Gonzalez describes himself as a “regular dude with a camera.” He works during …

Loki Portable Camping Stove

Usually when you think campfire, what comes to mind is a pit on the ground surrounded by stones. It’s a tried and true method, but if you’re looking …

How to Start a Fire: Make Char Cloth | The Art of Manliness

To make a spark that can light a fire, all you need is flint, tinder, and some good old fashioned friction. It’s a fire-making method that’s been …

Inferno Cocoon Hammock

Inferno Cocoon Hammock aims to give you the option of stretching out in your hammock even when you’re down to seriously cold temperatures. The guys …

This Amazing Gadget Makes Great Espresso Literally Anywhere

<i>Follow @wacaco_minipresso and @VIVATravelLife on Instagram, and tag two friends in the comment section of VIVA's contest post for a chance to win a</i> …