New! Landscapes, Cityscapes & Photography Tricks

New! Landscapes, Cityscapes & Photography Tricks

The most in-depth eBook on how to photograph dynamic scenes.

 
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.

 
How to Photograph Hummingbirds

How to Photograph Hummingbirds

It's definitely going to be a bit of a challenge, but well worth the effort.

 
Getting It Right in the Camera

Getting It Right in the Camera

Getting photos right in-camera is a combination of creativity, art, and technique.

 
Color in Photography for Emotional Impact

Color in Photography for Emotional Impact

The most powerful force of color is its emotional impact.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

Slow Shutter Speed Photography

Slow Shutter Speed Photography

Related reminder: only 1 day left in the deal on Long Exposure Tutorials & More at 50% Off Shutter speed works two ways on your camera: it can be used to freeze motion so everything in the frame is nice and sharp; or it can be used to blur motion so some things in the […]

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How to Create Ultra-Soft Cross Light for Your Portraits (Video Tutorial)

How to Create Ultra-Soft Cross Light for Your Portraits (Video Tutorial)

Photographers who shoot portraits for a living are absolutely crazy about soft light. They’d go miles to get the perfect light to create stunning portraits. You might think the perfect lighting requires some pretty expensive and elaborate arrangements. But photographer Joel Grimes shows you how he does it with just one light: (for those of […]

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Bad Weather = Good Light for Opportunistic Photographers

Bad Weather = Good Light for Opportunistic Photographers

Relevant: only 2 days left for The Landscape Photography eBook at 50% Off We’ve all sat, staring out of our window and cursing at the rain poring down or the flat, grey sky that just happened to cloud over on few hours we’ve managed to set aside in our busy schedule to head out and […]

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How to Create a Smooth Long Exposure Hyperlapse

How to Create a Smooth Long Exposure Hyperlapse

A hyperlapse is a form of timelapse photography where the position of the camera moves between each exposure to create a nice, seamless tracking shot in timelapse form. It’s pretty easy to do, but not so easy to make it look good. UK filmmaker Cal Thomson shows us how to shoot smooth long exposure hyperlapses: When shooting […]

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Manhattanhenge: New York’s Solar Phenomenon in Pictures

Manhattanhenge: New York’s Solar Phenomenon in Pictures

On July 11, 2014, New Yorkers were treated to a rare solar phenomenon –“Manhattanhenge”–an urban event that occurs when the sun aligns precisely with the Manhattan street grid. The effect lights up both the north and south sides of each cross street simultaneously, creating a highly-anticipated, beautiful sight: Like Stonehenge–where light lines up with the […]

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Sunset Photography: How to Take Amazing Sunsets

Sunset Photography: How to Take Amazing Sunsets

Related reminder: only 3 days left in the eBook deal with Sunset & Sunrise Photography Tutorials It seems like everybody loves looking at beautiful sunsets, which is probably why sunset photography is such a competitive niche. Let’s look at some simple techniques that will help you to photograph truly stunning sunset images, the kind that […]

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