Tips for Great Street Photography

Tips for Great Street Photography

Street photography is full of life and interesting images just waiting to be captured.

 
Black and White Photography Tips

Black and White Photography Tips

Photography is the recording of light regardless of color and outcome.

 
Photography Zoom Effect: Racking the Lens

Photography Zoom Effect: Racking the Lens

A zoom effect makes it look like the subject is moving with lines of motion.

 
Top 10 Qualities of a Great Photographer

Top 10 Qualities of a Great Photographer

It takes more than just a nice camera to be successful.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Master Your Camera as Quickly as Possible

How to Master Your Camera as Quickly as Possible

Today, I have some good news and some bad news regarding your photography and mastering your camera. First, the bad news. Like any other skill, mastering your camera may seem hard at first, but with practice, study, and experience, it is easy. Shooting with your camera on manual will become second nature to you. And […]

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How to Take Headshots With Continuous Lights

How to Take Headshots With Continuous Lights

Continuous lighting are great to use when taking portraits; there is no guess work when trying to determine what lighting pattern you’re setting up. Since the lights never go off, you can automatically see how the light will look in your photographs. Take a look at the clip below as Jared Polin shows us how […]

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Using the Bokeh Effect in Child Portraits

Using the Bokeh Effect in Child Portraits

“Bokeh” is a beautiful soft effect in which the background of a photograph becomes like circles of blurred, translucent light. As a professional photographer, my lifelong quest has been to consistently capture images of a child’s face in which everything in front of and behind the eye gradually falls out of focus and the background […]

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Using a Wide Angle Lens to Exaggerate Perspective

Using a Wide Angle Lens to Exaggerate Perspective

The are many, many ways to compose a photo and part of being a great photographer is knowing which one of those compositions is the best choice and understanding how to go about executing it. In this quick primer, Mark Wallace shows us a useful way to use a wide angle lens to exaggerate perspective: […]

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A Helpful Tip for Photographing Basketball Games

A Helpful Tip for Photographing Basketball Games

It’s tough photographing fast paced sporting events, especially games like basketball, in which the players are constantly running away from you then toward you. It takes a certain amount of skill that most new photographers will need to practice. Fortunately, Jared Polin talks to us on the sidelines and shows us one of his best […]

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Tips for Maintaining Creativity as a Photographer

Tips for Maintaining Creativity as a Photographer

As photographers it is pretty much in our job description to produce creative and inspiring work. If your income is based around photography then you know creativity sells. However, there’s always a point in time when creativity is low—writers call it ‘writer’s block’. So how do we combat this unwelcome phenomenon? Luckily there are a […]

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