Understanding Basic Light Properties

Understanding Basic Light Properties

It's important to know the physical properties of each light source.

 
The Top 5 Most Exasperating Photography Myths

The Top 5 Most Exasperating Photography Myths

Non-photographers hold countless misconceptions.

 
5 Ideas for Great Indoor Macro Photography

5 Ideas for Great Indoor Macro Photography

There are so many photo opportunities in a regular home.

 
How to Capture Motion and Blur in Photography

How to Capture Motion and Blur in Photography

There is no one way that is right or wrong to capture motion.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Advance Your Photography with Aperture Priority Mode

How to Advance Your Photography with Aperture Priority Mode

Many photographers think that the next step after shooting in auto mode is jumping right into manual. But, as landscape and architecture photographer Wayne Moran says, it’s all about baby steps. Start with a semi-manual mode like Aperture Priority to take control of your camera. Aperture Priority mode is a great start to get away […]

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How to Create a Blurry Background in Photography

How to Create a Blurry Background in Photography

You can create a blurry background in your portrait photography with a very simple process. When you are photographing people, a soft focus background can help rid your photo of any potential distractions. This effect is called a shallow depth of field. With a shallow depth of field, just the face or person is in […]

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New Black Friday Photography Deal Alert: Master Workflow Lightroom Presets

New Black Friday Photography Deal Alert: Master Workflow Lightroom Presets

Master Workflow is a comprehensive preset system for Lighroom 4 and 5 that can drastically reduce the amount of time that you spend in post processing while helping you to create amazing results. The set includes one-click presets for awesome effects instantly, stackable workflow presets that can streamline your work in Lightroom, and brushes. Currently […]

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11 Tips for Shooting Great Wildlife Photos

11 Tips for Shooting Great Wildlife Photos

In this video tutorial, photographer Jay P. Morgan shows us how to shoot beautiful images of wild animals without getting killed! Armed with his Tamron 150-600mm lens and a liberal amount of advice from his father (who shot for National Geographic), Morgan arrived at Yellowstone National Park and shared 11 tips for wildlife photography: 1. […]

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Feast Your Eyes on These Mouth Watering Food Photographs

Feast Your Eyes on These Mouth Watering Food Photographs

If you like preparing food, you’ve probably taken a photo of your masterpieces more than a few times, right? It’s hard to resist. Good food photography is all about attractive photographs that make your mouth water and your stomach rumble. Check out the deliciousness we found this week: Feeling hungry? If you’re heading to kitchen, […]

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Could You Survive This Brutally Honest Photo Critique?

Could You Survive This Brutally Honest Photo Critique?

For up-and-coming photographers, a critique of their work by someone they admire┬ácan be an amazing and rewarding experience. But, it can also be a hard pill to swallow. Such is definitely the case in Vice’s new series, “Take it or Leave it with Bruce Gilden.”┬áThe award-winning Guggenheim Fellow and Magnum photographer is known for his […]

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