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.

 
Butterfly Pictures: How to Capture Them

Butterfly Pictures: How to Capture Them

Butterflies are attracted to colors and scents.

 
Garden Flower Photography Tips

Garden Flower Photography Tips

Step outside your door and into a world of inspiration.

 
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

The Exposure Triangle Explained

The Exposure Triangle Explained

One of the most basic concepts in photography is the exposure triangle. If you choose not to set your camera to auto mode, you must know when and how to use each setting in order to have a picture perfect photo every time. In this clip, Mark Wallace does a great job of detailing the […]

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Prime Vs Zoom Lenses in Photography

Prime Vs Zoom Lenses in Photography

If a budding photographer looks to upgrade a lens the choices seem endless. Point and shoot cameras come equipped with a zoom lens permanently attached so I’m really talking about those with Digital Single Lens Reflex cameras. DSLR cameras often come with some type of zoom lens or several as a kit to cover a wide […]

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How To Take Headshots

How To Take Headshots

At a recent Google+ photography conference Peter Hurley provided more great tips on how to take headshots.  When his presentation, The Art of The Headshot, went live, the folks of Google+ made it one of the most viewed of the series and with good reason–it’s chock full of information on one of the most overlooked areas […]

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Outdoor Portrait Photography Tips

Outdoor Portrait Photography Tips

It seems strange, but did you know employing a flash when taking photos outdoors will give you sparkling, vibrant images? Well, it’s true. Back in the days when I was starting out as a photographer, I learned that using flash for daylight pictures really improved the quality of my pictures. I practice this method in […]

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F-Stop Explained

F-Stop Explained

Part of becoming a great photographer is understanding the science behind how photographs are captured in the first place. Dylan Bennett makes that task a little bit easier with his simple explanation of the f-stop. In a brief video, Bennett teaches us all about f-stops by using handy visual aids such as charts and drawings. […]

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Car Photography Rig Tutorial

Car Photography Rig Tutorial

Take a look at the photograph below and ask yourself, “How was it created?” At first it looks like it’s a beautiful shot snapped from the sidelines on a racetrack, but then you notice the blurred background suggesting that the camera was actually moving with the car. But how is this possible? It seems that […]

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