Photography Poses – The Missing Ingredient

Photography Poses – The Missing Ingredient

Let's review some basic advice of the pros.

 
10 Photography Mistakes to Avoid

10 Photography Mistakes to Avoid

Take your photos to the next level.

 
How I Learned to Use a DSLR Camera

How I Learned to Use a DSLR Camera

It's a rewarding skill to master.

 
10 DSLR Camera Features You Should Know

10 DSLR Camera Features You Should Know

These features will help you improve as a photographer.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Use a Hair Light in Portrait Photography

How to Use a Hair Light in Portrait Photography

Today’s portrait photography photo tip begins our discussion of specialty lights — specifically, the hair light. We will explore what it is, how to use it, and some precautions. So far, in our study of portrait photography lighting, we’ve learned that the majority of the time, we will use a three-light setup: the main light, […]

Continue Reading

What is Film and How it Works

What is Film and How it Works

Film has been around for well over a century. It’s by far the most used medium in terms of the length of time it has been in use and the sheer volume of relevant and well-known images that have been shot with it. And I’m not even considering the Hollywood blockbusters. Though the modern world has […]

Continue Reading

Selective Blending in HDR Photography

Selective Blending in HDR Photography

A style of photography that is growing rapidly in popularity is HDR Photography. To be defined, HDR (High Dynamic Range) photography is photography that captures a wider and more natural range of colors and intensities. This allows for photos to appear as the human eye actually sees them rather than only allowing a part of […]

Continue Reading

Macro Insect Photography Techniques for Stunning Detail

Macro Insect Photography Techniques for Stunning Detail

Wouldn’t it be nice if your micro-hobby could turn into a macro-experience for others—and potentially the world? Commercial and sports photographer Levon Biss had just that very thing happen to him. One day he was exploring a new personal hobby of insect macrophotography, the next his work inspired the Oxford University Museum of Natural History to give […]

Continue Reading

Lens Filters for Landscape Photography

Lens Filters for Landscape Photography

While there are about a million and one different filter options you can use for your camera, there are plenty you simply don’t need when working in nature photography. A great example of this is the UV filter, which anymore is really only relevant if you want additional camera protection. But how do you pick […]

Continue Reading

3 Quick Tips for Posing Brides in Wedding Photos

3 Quick Tips for Posing Brides in Wedding Photos

Wedding photography is a dedicated focus. One that requires good personable skills and a certain finesse for working with a wide variety of people on their special day. Anger, frustration, happiness… these are just a few of the many emotions you’re bound to run into. However, the most important thing to prepare for is the […]

Continue Reading

Photography News

New! Want more photography tips? We now offer a free newsletter for photographers:

No, my photos are the best, close this forever