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

Black and White Photography Tips

Black and White Photography Tips

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 of light regardless of color and outcome. Black and white has been popular since […]

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A Timelapse of Paris That Will Blow Your Mind

A Timelapse of Paris That Will Blow Your Mind

Once in a very great while, we photographers come across a work that is truly magnificent, one that both inspires and leaves us a little bit amazed. Paul Richardson‘s recent timelapse video of Paris is one such work. Equal parts visually stunning and technically masterful, Paul’s video shows timelapse photography at its best: This was […]

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Cave Photography: What Does It Take to Get the Shot?

Cave Photography: What Does It Take to Get the Shot?

Photographers are known to go to extremes to get the shot. Sometimes those extremes are much further than others. Take Chris Higgins, for example. The professional caving photographer crawls his way through dark caves and slithers through cave opening so small it seems impossible for a human to fit through them. In the video below, […]

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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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Photography Zoom Effect: Racking the Lens Technique

Photography Zoom Effect: Racking the Lens Technique

A zoom effect, in photography terms, is an effect in an image that looks like the subject is moving either toward you or away from you with lines of motion. It’s also known as racking the lens. The information in this article pertains to creating this look in-camera and not the post production technique (in […]

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The Most Effective Way to Reduce Noise in Your Photos Using Photoshop

The Most Effective Way to Reduce Noise in Your Photos Using Photoshop

Advancing technology has improved image quality, and while digital noise isn’t as much of a problem as it once was, it is still an issue that needs attention in some photographs. Watch as Bryan O’Neil Hughes walks us through the process he uses to reduce noise using Photoshop: Hughes starts his noise reduction workflow in the […]

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