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Dodge & Burn Tutorial in Luminar

Dodge & Burn Tutorial in Luminar

Using dodge & burn as part of your editing workflow in Luminar 2018 can really help refine your image and allow you far greater control over the areas you adjust. Also Luminar is currently on sale at it’s lowest price ever if you want to check it out. Dodging and burning is an old darkroom […]

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Enriching Seascape and Landscape Colors in Luminar

Enriching Seascape and Landscape Colors in Luminar

Sometimes you have a great landscape or seascape photo, but it just seems to be lacking that extra-special something. What can you do to fix it? In this article, we’ll be looking at enriching your seascapes and landscapes with bi-color toning and adjustable gradients using the tools in Luminar 2018 – which is currently on […]

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Faster Editing of HDR Images With Aurora Preset Filters

Faster Editing of HDR Images With Aurora Preset Filters

We’re all busy people, and sometimes, you just don’t have time to mess around with sliders and adjustments on your HDR images. They need to be done, but they need to look good, too. Enter Aurora HDR 1.2.0 and preset filters. Aurora HDR has a large number of presets that have been specially developed for […]

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Quick Corporate Headshot Photography Tips & Techniques

Quick Corporate Headshot Photography Tips & Techniques

If you’re looking to break into shooting corporate headshots, speed and accuracy are essential ingredients for success. Jay P. Morgan shows how you can take three different styles of professional corporate headshots in just 30–45 minutes: You may be wondering why you need three different styles. Shooting three looks gives more choice for the final image, and […]

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Camera Settings for Landscape Photography Tutorial

Camera Settings for Landscape Photography Tutorial

If you’ve ever wondered how landscape photographers work out what their camera settings should be, this video by Adam Karnacz is for you: Karnacz takes us on location in the Yorkshire Dales and sets up three different shots. He explains that he’s been reluctant to talk about his camera settings before, because he didn’t want that […]

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10 Wedding Photography Blunders You Don’t Want to Make

10 Wedding Photography Blunders You Don’t Want to Make

Do you want to know how to avoid the biggest mistakes you can make while shooting a wedding? If you’re looking to get in to the wedding photography business, or even if you’ve got some experience, this is a great video to watch and learn from. Pye Jirsa and Shivani Reddy from SLR Lounge polled 200 wedding […]

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Crop vs. Full Frame Cameras: Can You Tell the Difference?

Crop vs. Full Frame Cameras: Can You Tell the Difference?

If you search the internet on the topic of full frame vs. crop frame sensors, you’ll tend to find that most people say full frame is the only way to go if you want professional-looking photos. Not so, says Manny Ortiz in this video he made to highlight the real-world comparison of crop and full […]

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Using Filter Features in Luminar 2018

Using Filter Features in Luminar 2018

Filters speed up your workflow and give you the ability to adjust your images or fix problems without spending ages learning complex retouching procedures or having to be an expert. You may think of filters as a one-size-fits-all Instagram style addition, but Luminar 2018’s filters are about as far from that as you can get. […]

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4 Macro Water Photography Tricks

4 Macro Water Photography Tricks

Are you looking for a new challenge or new direction with your macro photography? Shooting macro with water is a fun way to get some great shots; you just need a little inspiration. This video from COOPH gives you just that with four ways to use water to maximize your creativity: 1. Water Tank Fill a […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Natural Framing of Haystack Rock

Interesting Photo of the Day: Natural Framing of Haystack Rock

Here’s a great shot of Pacific City, Oregon, as shot by Jerad Armijo. The tree branches provide the perfect natural frame for this shot of Haystack Rock, and the sky colors are amazing: Armijo says this is his favorite area to photograph and that he always finds something new there. This particular Haystack Rock shouldn’t […]

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