9 Amazing Benefits of Photography

9 Amazing Benefits of Photography

Photography can make your life much better.

 
Better Photos in 6 Simple Steps

Better Photos in 6 Simple Steps

Here are steps that will take you to the next level.

 
10 Tips for Cleaning Your Camera Lens

10 Tips for Cleaning Your Camera Lens

A well maintained, clean lens is vital to any photographer.

 
9 HDR Photography Myths

9 HDR Photography Myths

Be open to using HDR when it's appropriate.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

Portrait Session Photography Tips

Portrait Session Photography Tips

Here are a few tips to keep in mind next time you have a portrait session: Blur the background When you shoot a portrait you can make the photograph more focused by using a high aperture (small f-stop) like 2.0, 2.5, or 2.8. This will cause the focus to be on the person and in […]

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How to Take Great Photos at a Car Show (Video Tutorial)

How to Take Great Photos at a Car Show (Video Tutorial)

In this video Chelsea and Tony Northrup head out to the Ocean Beach Car Show. While enjoying an afternoon out, taking pictures of stunning automobiles, they share some interesting insights on how to take eye-catching photos of classic cars: (for those of you reading this by email, the video tutorial can be seen here) If […]

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Evolution of the Camera Infographic

Evolution of the Camera Infographic

Most photographers know a few basics of camera history, starting with the camera obscura. But how much do you really know? This infographic serves to fill in some gaps in your knowledge of camera evolution: People have been fascinated by photography for centuries, and the sophisticated cameras we use today are still based on the […]

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Top 10 Newbie Photographer Mistakes (Video)

Top 10 Newbie Photographer Mistakes (Video)

In this hilarious video, DigitalRev highlights some of the most common mistakes that newbie (and sometimes not so newbie) photographers tend to make. While learning, we’ve all been there, making some of the most atrocious mistakes that can be made with a camera and a lens (and sometimes without either of them!): (for those of […]

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Black and White Photography Tips

Black and White Photography Tips

Final Reminder: launch sale ending soon on The Essential Guide to Black & White Photography It is often believed that good photos are ones with beautiful colors. However, there are other forms of photography such as black and white, monochromatic, infrared etc. There is much more than simple shining colors in pictures. Photography is the recording […]

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Starry Nights: How to Take an Out-Of-This-World Astro Self Portrait

Starry Nights: How to Take an Out-Of-This-World Astro Self Portrait

Vincent van Gogh had it right: a clear, starry night can make a gorgeous background. However, photographers often experience lighting and focusing difficulties when trying to incorporate stars into their images. In this short video tutorial, photographer Matt Granger demonstrates how to use stars to your own photographic advantage by creating what he calls an “astro selfie”: […]

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