Tips for Using Shadows in Photography

Tips for Using Shadows in Photography

Shadows are not simply a dark mass that borders the light.

 
9 Amazing Benefits of Photography

9 Amazing Benefits of Photography

Photography can make your life much better.

 
5 Creative Composition Tips in Photography

5 Creative Composition Tips in Photography

A great photo is a result of a great composition.

 
Slow Shutter Speed Photography

Slow Shutter Speed Photography

Slower shutter speeds can create beautiful, artistic expressions.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Make a Personalized Photo Candle

How to Make a Personalized Photo Candle

A beautiful candle can set the mood for any event. Be it a wedding, a romantic candle-lit dinner, a birthday, or a solemn remembrance, a candle is quintessential. But what if that same candle is personalized with your favorite images? Canon shared this wonderful video on how to make a personalized photo candle in minutes—DIY style: […]

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Top 10 Tips to Get Started in Photography

Top 10 Tips to Get Started in Photography

1. Expensive gear is NOT a requirement. Start your photography journey with the equipment you can afford and don’t be tempted to spend huge money! The range of point and shoot cameras now available at very reasonable prices are really all you need to start. If you find that you want to go further with […]

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Self Portrait Every Day For 12 Years: Capturing a Journey Through Life

Self Portrait Every Day For 12 Years: Capturing a Journey Through Life

By the time you read this, Jeff Harris will have taken considerably more than 4748 self-portraits. For New Year 1999, rather than resolve, to write a diary for the year, Jeff set himself the task of taking a self-portrait every day. The result is an incredible record of his life through the ups and some […]

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How to do Exploded View Photography

How to do Exploded View Photography

Have you ever wondered how those fantastic “exploded view” photographs of machinery, that we often see in magazine and books, are made. This brief but revealing video by Adam Voorhes, is basically a time lapse sequence of him setting an exploded view of a Kawasaki motorbike: All the separate components of the bike are hung […]

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What is ISO

What is ISO

Final reminder: only 1 day left in the deal on the new Fantastic Fundamental Light Skills eBook Have you ever been browsing through your cameras’ menu and noticed something called ISO and just ignored it because you didn’t know what it was for? Well, in this article we will explain what ISO is and how […]

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Headshot Photography Tips

Headshot Photography Tips

Let’s be honest, in certain directions and under certain light, most of us exhibit the dreaded double chin in some form or another. This issue is often the difference between a good headshot photographer and an average one. So what if you are a headshot or portrait photographer, how do you make your subject’s jawline […]

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