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Living Color: Here’s What Your Life Looks Like Through a Thermal Camera

Living Color: Here’s What Your Life Looks Like Through a Thermal Camera

You’ve probably wondered what everyday actions might look like as seen through a thermal camera—and even if you haven’t, we know you’re definitely wondering now. Thanks to BuzzFeedBlue and a thermal imaging company called FLIR, that dream can totally come true. But before you click “play” on the video below, here’s a warning: the video depicts […]

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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 can 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.” The award-winning Guggenheim Fellow and Magnum photographer is known for his […]

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Too Cold Outside for Photography? Think Again

Too Cold Outside for Photography? Think Again

Many photographers run for cover when the outside air temperature dips five or ten degrees below the freezing point, fearing their equipment may malfunction, or worse, their fingers and toes will fall victim to Jack Frost’s wiles. Although these concerns may hold some truth, the reality is that with adequate and thoughtful preparation, the snow-shy […]

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How to Recalibrate Your Camera’s Focus

How to Recalibrate Your Camera’s Focus

You just bought a new DSLR and you just can’t wait to start shooting great images. But wait, there’s a problem. Your camera somehow can’t seem to lock focus where you want it to. You’ve selected the right AF point and you paid attention when the exposure was made, but your camera always seems to […]

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New Black Friday Photography Deal Alert: Business Tools

New Black Friday Photography Deal Alert: Business Tools

Business planning and marketing resources for photographers. Learn 31 ingredients Google considers important, 6 tools to power your optimization efforts, and 23 recipes to rank higher for photography keyword searches. 1. The Search Engine Cookbook for Photographers – at 60% off Recipes To Rank Higher has over 100 pages of knowledge and advice, helping you achieve […]

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Watch This Enchanting Chicago Cityscape Timelapse

Watch This Enchanting Chicago Cityscape Timelapse

One man’s journey to capture a city in new light proves fruitful. This beautiful timelapse of Chicago is the result of two years of simultaneous work and fascination with ‘The Windy City” by cinematographer Eric Hines. The interesting new vantage points and seasonal cycles give us an intricate look at an ever changing city: A lot of hard […]

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