Stray Light and Lens Flare in Photography

Stray Light and Lens Flare in Photography

Any stray light can cause an obvious effect.

 
Night Sky & Star Photography Techniques

Night Sky & Star Photography Techniques

It's one of the easiest forms of photography that yields some of the most impressive results.

 
Taking and Processing Fog & Mist Photos

Taking and Processing Fog & Mist Photos

Be prepared to get up early to catch the best shots!

 
5 Tips to Add Flavor to Landscape Photography

5 Tips to Add Flavor to Landscape Photography

Landscapes have a magical impact on people.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

New: Luminar 4 Photo Editor

New: Luminar 4 Photo Editor

Currently available to pre-order at a discount, Luminar 4 is designed to elevate photo editing to new heights. Revolutionary tools and AI technologies open breathtaking potential for your creativity. The pre-order sale (with a bonus) is ending soon if you want to check it out. Found here: Luminar 4 Photo Editor Pre-Order Sale With a […]

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Understanding Camera Focus Modes (Video Tutorial)

Understanding Camera Focus Modes (Video Tutorial)

Modern-day cameras have excellent autofocus systems. This means most of the time you’ll get images that are in focus. But, there are many circumstances where the autofocus system can fail. Photographer Mark Hemmings shows you how to correctly set focus so you’ll never take a blurry photo again: (for those of you reading this by […]

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Smoke Photography Photoshop Tutorial

Smoke Photography Photoshop Tutorial

Although you may have learned to capture smoke photography, it often doesn’t really come to life until you make a few finishing touches in post-processing. Depending upon what type of look you are going for will determine the exact editing options you should use. While these helpful options are far from the only options available for […]

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How to Use Your Smartphone as a Graduated Neutral Density Filter

How to Use Your Smartphone as a Graduated Neutral Density Filter

How many times have you rued the fact that you chose frugality over sensibility when packing your camera bag? You’re in front of a lovely sunset by the beach. You set up your camera on a tripod, set the exposure, and then reach out for your graduated ND filter only to discover it’s not there. Well, […]

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Fall Foliage: Tips For Taking Great Fall Photos

Fall Foliage: Tips For Taking Great Fall Photos

Here are some tips for creating great fall images: 1. Use Indirect Light Try to avoid bright sunny days, which tend to increase the contrast and brightness of the colors. Instead, go for partial or full shade. Shooting on overcast or rainy days can emphasize the earth tones and the depth of color of fall […]

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Puppy Photography Tips & Techniques With Studio Lighting

Puppy Photography Tips & Techniques With Studio Lighting

If you’re a dog owner and a photographer, it’s natural for you to want to have some amazing portraits of your pup. But puppies aren’t known to be cooperative photo subjects. They’re fidgety, at best, and that’s why these tips from Lee Morris come in very handy: Limit Movement Some puppies have a tendency to move away from the […]

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