Bad Weather = Good Light for Photographers

Bad Weather = Good Light for Photographers

All is not lost for the opportunistic and well prepared photographer.

 
How to Take Amazing Sunset Photos

How to Take Amazing Sunset Photos

This is all you need to succeed at sunset photography.

 
A Day in the Life of a Wedding Photographer

A Day in the Life of a Wedding Photographer

Basically just an awesome summary of the whole day, start to end.

 
 

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Underwater Photography Tips and Techniques

Underwater Photography Tips and Techniques

There is really only one perfect exposure to any photo: the one that looks good to your eyes. However, your camera’s light meter plays a big role in helping you get a starting point for your image. The fact is that cameras have not changed much in 20 years. Still, an exposed image is the […]

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The Life and Progression of a Surf Photographer

The Life and Progression of a Surf Photographer

Photographer Brian Bielmann takes us under the waves at TEDx Honolulu with his inspiring images and stories. Early on in life, Bielmann was arrested by a love of surfing – it was his heart’s true passion. Knowing that he needed to work as well, he taught himself to be a surf photographer, so he’d never […]

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Night Photography in the City

Night Photography in the City

For photographers like Jeff Cable, part of the appeal of night photography is the new set of challenges it presents. Cable, whose day job is sports photography, says his real passion lays in sneaking away from things at nightfall to wander the city streets looking for photographs. That’s good news for all the night owls […]

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Photographing 4th of July Fireworks

Photographing 4th of July Fireworks

Once a year, Americans are allowed to celebrate a holiday in a manner befitting the importance of the day. Of course, I am referring to the 4th of July and celebrating with out-sized fireworks shows! To an enviable degree, today’s point-and-shoot cameras, and even some cell phones, can capture the “bombs bursting in air.” However, […]

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10 Reasons Beginner Photographers Should Try to Learn With Manual Film Cameras

10 Reasons Beginner Photographers Should Try to Learn With Manual Film Cameras

When I learned about photography for the first time, it was in my high school’s darkroom with a fully-manual Pentax K1000, which was at one time possibly the most prolific and popular SLR camera on the market. Why, you ask? Because it was built like a brick (which is mainly what makes them a popular […]

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Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning

Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning

Final reminder: only 1 day left in the discount on The How to Photograph Fireworks In-depth eBook Everyone loves a great New Year’s fireworks show and it seems that lots of people take pictures while they are at the show. Here is a question for you. How many great pictures of fireworks have you seen taken by […]

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