xibalbarwen

46 Added | 2 Magazines | 16 Likes | @xibalbarwen | Keep up with xibalbarwen on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “xibalbarwen”

So you Want to Shoot Landscapes? [Top 12 dPS Landscape articles from 2013]

Landscape photography is always a popular topic here on dPS. Who doesn’t love a great mountain scenic image, or a shot of the rolling waves on the …

Photography

Creating a Starlight Time Lapse Video

In this tutorial, we are going to take a look at how to shoot and process a time lapse video of the stars. As the earth rotates, the stars appear to …

Creating a Black and White High Contrast Portrait Edit in Lightroom

Introduction The Following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Preset System v5 and accompanying workshop from the Lightroom Workshop …

Video Tutorial – What is the Difference Between Lightroom or Bridge?

Since I still get this question quite often, I thought I would repost this video on “Should I use Lightroom or Bridge?”

Cookies

Searching for the best cookie recipes? Our collection of easy cookie recipes includes chocolate chip cookies, peanut butter cookies, sugar cookies, …

Kai Gives Phillip Bloom a Barbie Camera in New DigitalRev Cheap Camera Challenge

<i>Editor’s Note: There is a bit of strong and suggestive language used in a few of the scenes.</i><p>The Pro Photog Cheap Camera Challenge is one of our …

20 Need-to-Know Lightroom Shortcuts to Speed Up Your Workflow

Time is one of our most precious resources. As a photographer, you can spend as much time behind the computer as you do behind the camera, and …

Tutorials

Winter Photography: 12 Examples of How to Photograph the Cold Season

Winter is here! I am not talking about the motto of House Stark from Game of Thrones, but a reality. Days are shorter, nights are longer. …

How to Master Content Aware Fill

Richard Harrington is the CEO of ThinkTAP and the Publisher of Photofocus.He is also the founder of RHED Pixel, a visual communications company based …

Creating Clarity in Your Images

Clarity, sharpness, and crispness are three terms that are frequently used to express the properties of a good photo. While there is probably no …

Tutorials

Visually Dramatic Series of Vertical Panoramic Shots of Churches

Richard Silver achieves the absolutely sublime in his spectacular pictures of churches that show entrance to altar all in one sweeping image. Just as …

Landscape Photography

“Help! My Photos Are Completely Unorganized and Lightroom is a Mess. How can I just start all over?”

I got this question from readers twice in one day last week, so I thought a blog post was in order.<p>It’s the ultimate in Fall/Spring cleaning — …

Do You Need to Shoot RAW+JPEG? Try Lightroom’s “Big Mac” Button

Before we jump right into the geek speak… indulge me for a moment. Perhaps it’s summer grilling season, but I’ve got food on my mind.<p>I love …

Webcasts – KelbyOne

During this live member’s only webcast, Scott Kelby and family photographer Tracy Sweeney share their business insight and discuss their top tips to …

13 Adventurous Hiking Tales

<i>Have you ever marvelled at the scale and magnificence of those great, immoveable giants of nature, the mountains? Have you ever felt the cool caress of a snow-scented breeze from distant peaks, or seen the first long sun rays of dawn dispel shadows as light creeps up to the heights? Have you ever</i> …

Hiking

National Geographic Travel

Using Sun Flares and Starbursts to Create Stunning Images

Using Sun flares and Starbursts to Create Stunning Images - tips on how to create them and use them to make dynamic images

Tips for photographing star trails at night

Photography

Putting the world’s mountains into perspective

I climbed a volcano in Martinique called Mont Pelée. It’s dormant now, but it’s actually the third deadliest volcano in history. There are more to …

10 best things to climb

Over ice and iron girders, shinnying up temples and scaling rainforest trees – tackle the world’s most worthwhile ways to reach the top. In this excerpt from Lonely Planet's <i>1000 Ultimate Experiences</i> we've gathered together ten things to go up, from the somewhat gentle to the downright difficult. …

Sydney

3 Quick Sunset Photography Tips

In today’s landscape photography photo tip, we will discover three more ways to get better sunset photography.<p>“Biển Ke Ga” captured by Trandinhkhiem …

Top scenic drives around Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone’s famous landscape doesn’t suddenly end at the park fence. Enveloping the park kernel is a protective cushion of national forests and wilderness areas that offer almost as much scenic splendor as the park itself, but without the crowds and the entry fee. Heading to Yellowstone? See the …

National Parks

Trekking From Lodge to Lodge in the Mountains of Peru

As I sat in the spa sipping a pisco sour, I looked down the valley to the huge, snow covered monolith at the end. Mt. Salkantay, the highest peak in the region, would loom over us for the next two days as we worked our way up and over the pass that bears its name. I could barely make out the trail …

South America

Camera Stolen By Alligator is Recovered Almost a Year Later

Stories of cameras being taken by animals are not necessarily rare, we’ve already seen a pilfering octopus and a shark pull off an underwater camera …

Expat Recovery Room: The Only Wine I Ever Loved

The wine began appearing outside my door soon after I moved into the ground floor studio apartment of the 700-year old Venetian building. Poured into reused plastic water bottles, the deep purple liquid needed no label to tell me the vintage. On the coast of Slovenia, there really is only one kind …

Wine

Voices of Prague

European Travel

Video: Ten Photography Life Hacks That’ll Save You Money

We’ve shared a few pretty cool life hacks over the years — for example, check out this super-simple drop test that’ll let you know if your AA …

Getting Started In HDR Landscape Photography

I've been on the fence about HDR for quite sometime now. It's often overdone and over used which is sort of off-putting, but at the same time I …