Using Natural Light For Great Wildlife Photography

Using Natural Light For Great Wildlife Photography

Wildlife photography combines a range of skills, both creative and technical.

 
Aperture and Shutter: Science of the F-stop

Aperture and Shutter: Science of the F-stop

Aperture goes hand and hand with the shutter.

 
7 Questions to Ask When Buying a Tripod

7 Questions to Ask When Buying a Tripod

A tripod is often the missing key to sharper photographs.

 
Water Droplet Photography Tips

Water Droplet Photography Tips

The best part is that you can do this at any time of year.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Use Photoshop CC’s New Blur Gallery

How to Use Photoshop CC’s New Blur Gallery

As Adobe continues to add new features to Photoshop CC, subscribers are reaping the benefits. In the 2014 updates, we see an updated blur gallery that can be pretty handy to adding artistic blurs to images giving them a creative look. Join Aaron Nace as he explores the new blur functions and gives us an […]

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How to Nail Your Focus for Sharp Landscape Photos Every Time

How to Nail Your Focus for Sharp Landscape Photos Every Time

If you’ve ever been disappointed in the focus of your landscape photos or have wondered why some parts of your photo are “soft” even though you think you have the right aperture setting, you might want to consider using Live View. In Live View, you can check to make sure you’ve got the right focus […]

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Finding Fresh Angles to Shoot From in Photography

Finding Fresh Angles to Shoot From in Photography

How on earth do you find a fresh angle to shoot from when they’ve all been taken? That’s not what I mean. I do not mean discovering a new angle but using new angles you don’t usually shoot from. By changing your angles you’ll add a whole new dimension to your photography. The question I […]

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5 Reasons Why Photography Businesses Fail (and How to Prevent Them)

5 Reasons Why Photography Businesses Fail (and How to Prevent Them)

Running a photography business into the ground is pretty easy to do with all the expensive equipment, travel, and studio space that many new photographers think they need to be successful. The truth is, there’s a lot more to being successful in the photography industry than having pricey gear or even taking top notch images. […]

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Tips for Capturing Real Smiles in Your Portraits

Tips for Capturing Real Smiles in Your Portraits

Part of being a portrait photographer is being able to coach your subjects and get them to give you authentic smiles. When working with subjects who are not professional models, it can be really tricky to extract a smile from the subject that doesn’t look forced or fake. Fortunately, Tamara Lackey is here to deliver […]

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Watch Out Matrix, Here Comes Pinhole Camera Bullet Time

Watch Out Matrix, Here Comes Pinhole Camera Bullet Time

“Bullet time” is a visual effect where action is slowed down so much that even the most miniscule of movements can be photographed. The term was first coined by the makers of the movie The Matrix to describe their filming of the bullets flying through the air. Simulating the effect using 360 degree rigs and […]

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