Types of Light in Photography

Types of Light in Photography

Observe light at all times and be inspired.

 
Reducing Stress as a Wedding Photographer

Reducing Stress as a Wedding Photographer

It's not necessary to prove you can do all kinds of shots.

 
Tips for Taking Family Portraits

Tips for Taking Family Portraits

Expressions are best captured in a candid portrait setting.

 
Photographing Dragonflies and Damselflies

Photographing Dragonflies and Damselflies

These insects can be a challenge to even the most experienced photographer.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

The Benefits of Using Manual Mode with Auto ISO

The Benefits of Using Manual Mode with Auto ISO

Photographers—especially seasoned ones—tend to be control freaks. Many scoff at the idea of using anything other than manual mode for all of their photography. But do you really need absolute control over every aspect of exposure? In this video, Steve Perry explains why he prefers to use manual mode with auto ISO: As explained in […]

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Photographing Fireworks Complete Bundle for Mac Users 75% Off Until July 4

Photographing Fireworks Complete Bundle for Mac Users 75% Off Until July 4

With the 4th of July fireworks shows full of long exposure photography opportunities quickly approaching, Macphun has put together a bundle deal to help photographers. It contains a a 2-video set designed to teach you how to shoot the best fireworks photos of your life, 6 powerful photography apps, 11 one-click presets designed specifically for fireworks photography and more. […]

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Histograms Explained in 60 Seconds

Histograms Explained in 60 Seconds

While histograms can be found in both editing programs and camera functions alike, it’s surprising how one of the most valuable tools we have at our disposal for editing images is also one of the most misunderstood. To help understand a little more about histograms and how they work, Envato Tuts+ offers this quick and helpful […]

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Photographer Shares His Perspectives of South Dakota

Photographer Shares His Perspectives of South Dakota

Although photographer Wes Eisenhauer specializes in wedding and engagement photography, he has proven his versatility time and time again. From portraits to a 10 second timelapse movie of the Milky Way, he has an eye for it all. And while you may think of open spaces when South Dakota comes to mind, you might just be pleasantly […]

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Photography Contracts

Photography Contracts

Protecting yourself and your work as a photographer should be at the forefront of any photographer’s to-do list. Yet, many of us often overlook this facet of running a business. Contacting and working with a lawyer who specializes in business law can help you protect yourself from dishonest and disagreeable clients should a problem arise. […]

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How to Use Lines in Photography Compositions

How to Use Lines in Photography Compositions

A very powerful method of improving the composition of photos is the use of lines. Properly used, lines can significantly increase the impact of images. Lines serve to affect photographic composition in two ways. First, they serve to create a mood. Second, they lead the eye through the photograph. By affecting mood, lines add emotional content […]

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