365 Photo a Day Challenge: Start the Year Right

365 Photo a Day Challenge: Start the Year Right

Unless you get out there and just do it you will get nowhere.

 
Understanding Color in Photography

Understanding Color in Photography

Use color to your advantage.

 
Snow Photography: 5 Quick Tips

Snow Photography: 5 Quick Tips

There is nothing more serene than a fresh snowfall.

 
Learning to See in Black & White

Learning to See in Black & White

You can make successful mono images in any light.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

What Is a Long Exposure in Photography?

What Is a Long Exposure in Photography?

Usually, when photographers talk about long exposures they mean that the shutter is open for longer than can easily be hand held, though it’s surely not as simple a definition as that. The first rule of thumb for a hand-holdable shot—the focal length reciprocal rule: If your focal length is 30mm, then you should be […]

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Does Color Science in Cameras Really Matter?

Does Color Science in Cameras Really Matter?

Different camera brands process colors in slightly different ways, similar to how different chefs cook the same dish differently. For instance, the colors that come out of Sony cameras are more accurate, while colors from Canon cameras are often said to be more pleasing. Why does this happen? To answer this question, Gerald Undone is […]

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Product Photography Tutorial for Online Stores

Product Photography Tutorial for Online Stores

When it comes to selling products, how those products appear to your customers matters a lot. It’s even more important for online stores as the customers can’t touch and feel the products. But, taking photographs of products with shiny surfaces can be a challenge. In the following video, photographer Andrew Boey shows the easiest and […]

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Light Painting Photography Tutorial

Light Painting Photography Tutorial

Photography is a way to be creative. Whether it be by taking regular landscape photographs or making surreal and abstract images. Another fun technique you can try is light painting. The gist of light painting is, well you guessed it, to paint with light. This article will tell you how it works, what kinds of […]

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Macro Tips from a Pro Photographer

Macro Tips from a Pro Photographer

Macro photography captures an unseen world. And it’s not just about taking close-up images of your subjects. If you put a little effort into the preparation of the scene, your final images will be so much better. Renowned macro photographer Don Komarechka with DPReview TV presents some practical ideas that will help you take your […]

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Photo Lighting: Things You Should Know

Photo Lighting: Things You Should Know

Light. We can’t take photos without it, and yet it seems poorly understood by many photographers. Something that has such influence on our photos deserves an understanding of its basic characteristics. When you think about what light is and isn’t, you can use it to create more interesting photos. Light is Light Some photographers get […]

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