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Editing Gently: 3 Tips for Processing Realistic Landscape Photos

A well-processed photograph should be just like a good haircut. That’s one of my favorite analogies when it comes to explaining my approach to …

Landscape Photography

6 classic composition setups

<b>The first thing we generally want to learn about in photography is how to use the camera and lens. But after this, it’s important to start growing</b> …

Cinematography

13 Amazing Tips & Tricks for Snow Photography

Unless you happen to live in a warm part of the world, then there’s a good chance that each winter you find yourself staring out the window at a …

Photography

How To Use Manual White Balance Settings | Moment

Tips<p>How To Use Manual White Balance Settings<p>July 11, 2018<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>The purpose of white balance is to accurately incorporate the same …

Tutorials

How to Use Beautiful Golden Hour Light for Portraits

Shooting during Golden Hour isn’t just for landscape photography. In this behind-the-scenes video you’ll get some great ideas and see how lens flares …

Photography

Shooting in direct sunlight? Here are some ways to create shade

It’s summer and the days are long and sunny. If you shoot portraits outdoors, the harsh midday sun may mess up with your plans. You can embrace it …

Photography

Confront Your Fear: How to Shoot Portraits of Strangers on the Street

Approaching people on the street for photographs can seem incredibly uncomfortable, but as this short video proves, overcoming that fear and creating …

Photography

Close-Up Wide-Angle

<i>Wide-angle lenses can be employed when shooting close-ups for a unique approach to working with foreground elements, unusual perspectives and</i> …

Landscape Photography

Six Tips for Sharper Pix - Digital Photo Magazine

If your picture isn’t sharp, it isn’t good. While there are always exceptions to the rules, this one is true the majority of the time. And the better …

Landscape Photography

How to Create Stunning Reflections in Just One Minute

Reflections are a great way to turn very average images into stunning keepers worthy of including in your portfolio. In this video, learn how to …

Photography

20 Photography Tricks You Should Know Before Taking a Photo

Not pleased with the quality of your photos?That's actually a good thing...If you're unhappy with your images, that usually means that you've got the …

Landscape Photography

How to capture the eerie nighttime clouds of climate change

One upside to rising global temperatures is really cool cloud photography<p>Strange clouds that glow in the night sky are getting easier to see — and it could be because of all the methane we’re pumping into the atmosphere, a new study says.<p>The bad news is that methane is a greenhouse gas that’s …

Astronomy

Quick Tip: How to Use Your Camera’s Live View Mode to Get the Correct Exposure Every Time

Here’s a simple trick that will help you get the right exposure in your photos without all the unnecessary stress. According to photographer Pierre …

Photography

Exposure compensation: What it is and how to master it

It’s never been easier to take a great picture, as even the cameras inside today’s smartphones are incredibly capable and easy to use. But that …

Compensation

21 Essential Landscape Photography Tips You Need To Know

The wind in your hair, a camera slung over your shoulder and a great location in mind: nothing beats getting out into the great outdoors to shoot …

Landscape Photography

How to Incorporate Storytelling in Your Photography

One of the things I love about photography is the ability to capture an adventure and re-live it later.<p>So often we travel miles or hike to a location …

Photography

Learn how to see in black and white and when to use it in your photography

Some photos look way better in black and white than they would in color. And yet, the others totally lose their appeal after you convert them to …

Tutorials

7 Tips on How to Shoot Fantastic Fireworks Photos on the Fourth of July

It’s that time of year when everyone is searching for tips on how to shoot amazing fireworks photos on the Fourth of July. For some great advice on …

Shutter Speed

Five Composition Tricks for Capturing Simpler and Stronger Landscape Photos

What makes a strong composition? Let’s talk about how you can achieve striking landscape photos in which less is more. Here’s a practical set of tips …

Landscape Photography

How to photograph fireworks in 7 easy steps

Capturing the red glare of a rocket doesn’t have to be rocket science. Photographing fireworks can be a lot of fun, and it’s one of the easier things …

Landscape Photography

The One Thing That Will Immediately Improve Your Landscape Photo

I've been photographing landscapes for years and years, and I'm constantly amazed by just how beautiful the world around me can be.<p>I also like the …

Landscape Photography

6 Tips To Improve Your Architectural Photography

Architectural photography is a genre that almost every photographer tries out at some point, but not many people truly manage to master it. Just like …

Landscape Photography

How to Take Beautiful Sunset Photos

According to data collected by SpaSeekers — an interactive website where users can view sunset photographs from around the world in real-time — some …

Landscape Photography

Did You Know That a Reflector Can Do This?

Here’s a handy trick that may be useful for beginning photographers: did you know that you can bend your reflector to change the quality of the light …

Photography

5 Ways To Break The Rules Of Composition 5 Ways To Break The Rules Of Composition

In photography, just like in real life, there are times when it makes sense to break the rules. No matter how great your photography is, if you …

Landscape Photography

Minimalism in landscape photography: How to create simple compositions

Danish photographer Mads Peter Iversen spends a lot of time in Iceland during a recent visit to the famous church, Strandarkirkja, Iversen had …

Landscape Photography

Five Techniques to Remove Anything From an Image Using Photoshop

One of the most useful things you can do in Photoshop is remove an object from a photo, whether that's a building ruining your landscape shot or that …

Tutorials

5 Camera Filters That Can Enhance Your Photography

Photography can be an expensive hobby, with equipment improvement really making a hole in your wallet. What if I told you there was an inexpensive …

Landscape Photography

Master Depth of Field with Understanding The Circle of Confusion

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.It is likely that there has never …

Landscape Photography

10 Tips for Better Landscape Photography

Landscape photography is a very popular genre and many amateur photographers start their hobbies doing it. There is, however, a lot more to it than …

Landscape Photography