Spring Photography Tips

Spring Photography Tips

Although the days are getting longer, the sun is still low in the sky.

 
5 Things You Can Change to Take Better Pictures

5 Things You Can Change to Take Better Pictures

There are some things you can do to improve your photographic skills.

 
Simple Tips for Better Portraits

Simple Tips for Better Portraits

There is an art to taking good pictures of people.

 
Tips for Flower Photography

Tips for Flower Photography

A well-planned photograph will enrich your life with a flower's beauty forever.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

Shooting with RAW Settings in Photography

Shooting with RAW Settings in Photography

Many cameras now offer the option to save captured photos in the RAW file format. RAW capture brings with it an extra processing step. This step requires converting the RAW image data to a format that is more easily edited with programs such as Photoshop and Photoshop Elements. What you need to explore is the […]

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Photography: Investing Your Time (Video Tutorial)

Photography: Investing Your Time (Video Tutorial)

Like any form of art, photography is something that you can’t master overnight. It is indeed a real challenge to become good at photography, and it definitely requires persistence. Photographer James Popsys discusses how you can invest your time to master photography in 10,000 hours: (for those of you reading this by email, the video […]

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13 Tips to Perfect Your Landscape Photography

13 Tips to Perfect Your Landscape Photography

“Landscape photography is the supreme test of the photographer—and often the supreme disappointment.” – Ansel Adams In my opinion, landscape photography is the pursuit of being in the right place at the right time. One of the keys to success for landscape photography is patience. Having said that, there are some small details which are often […]

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Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning

Fireworks Photos: Preparation and Planning

Everyone loves a great fireworks show and it seems that lots of people take pictures while they are at the show. Here is a question for you. How many great pictures of fireworks have you seen taken by any of your friends or relatives? I’ll bet your answer is not many. Now, have you ever […]

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Food Photography Lighting: Specular Highlights & Falloff

Food Photography Lighting: Specular Highlights & Falloff

The sole purpose of food photography is to make food appear mouthwatering. Professional food photographer Joanie Simon shares her go to lighting techniques to make your food photography look more delicious: Specular Highlights Specular highlights are the result of direct reflection. They’re formed when the light bouncing off the subject is bright and not diffused. […]

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Don’t Listen to Every Photography Tip You Hear

Don’t Listen to Every Photography Tip You Hear

The internet is full of photography tips. Some can really help take your photography to the next level. Others, depending on your shooting style, may not be so helpful. Landscape photographer James Popsys lays out some of the worst advice he’s received and why you too might want to give these “rules” a break: Photography […]

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