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16 Steps to Create a Vintage Salt Print

16 Steps to Create a Vintage Salt Print

In the world of Photoshop, there are so many digital photo editing techniques available to create stunning images, but sometimes it’s nice to return to the darkroom. There are a lot of really great darkroom techniques that we’re forgetting about, like vintage salt printing. What’s salt printing? Well, it was big in the mid-1800s, and the technique […]

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The Very Basics of Camera Sensor Size

The Very Basics of Camera Sensor Size

While the number of megapixels a camera has is important to image quality, it isn’t the only factor. The other thing that plays a very important role is sensor size. Here, Larry Becker gives a brief intro to digital camera sensor sizes, megapixel counts, and crop factor: Even if two cameras come out in the […]

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10 Steps to Get Started with Street Photography

10 Steps to Get Started with Street Photography

Getting the best candid street shots possible requires a good creative eye, the right equipment, an understanding of how your camera works, and patience. You can walk around your city or town and get lucky sometimes, sure, but if you want to really get started as a street photographer, these tips from Josh Katz are […]

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How to Transfer a Polaroid Image to Paper

How to Transfer a Polaroid Image to Paper

Here’s a fun little photography project for anyone who loves the vintage look of Polaroids or is just looking for a unique, artsy way to display old instant photos. Matt Day takes us through the steps to do an emulsion lift with instant film. It’s a fun process, and you can play with it a […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Tornado in Colorado

Interesting Photo of the Day: Tornado in Colorado

Storm chaser and photographer James Smart captured some powerful images of a tornado ripping its way across open farm land in Simla, Colorado. The extremely rare anti-cyclonic tornado appears to narrowly miss a lonesome farmhouse, but it’s not actually as close as it seems. Still, no doubt a terrifying and intense experience for the home owners: While the way the […]

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A Bad Day in the Life of a Landscape Photographer

A Bad Day in the Life of a Landscape Photographer

You may not think so at first, but landscape photography isn’t all just rainbows and being one with nature; there are good days and bad days. Sometimes, you wake up to dark, rainy, crazy wind-blowing weather and you have to decide if it’s even worth it to go out. Will the weather break? Will there […]

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Timelapse Photography of Ocean Entry Lava Flow

Timelapse Photography of Ocean Entry Lava Flow

Back in 1983, on Hawaii’s Kilauea Volcano, fissures started erupting intermittently along the middle part of the volcano’s East Rift Zone. No one knew it would be an ongoing eruption that still continues today. Now, the various lava flows bring in spectators of all sorts, including, of ant to witness and capture the incredible display. Jack Fusco […]

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3 Ways to Backlight a Model for Studio Portraits

3 Ways to Backlight a Model for Studio Portraits

A great portrait requires a good understanding of lighting and how to control it to capture the most flattering image of your model. But, it’s not just about lighting the model from the front. Besides the basic portrait lighting patterns, you need to consider how the subject looks against the backdrop. Are they blending in? Using […]

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Get Creative Photos in Bad Lighting with Rear Curtain Sync

Get Creative Photos in Bad Lighting with Rear Curtain Sync

There’s an old technique photojournalists call “flash and slash” that is used to dramatize movement. Basically, it allows you to keep the subject sharp while creating motion in the background. While typically used for high-movement or chaotic scenes, it is actually a really creative way to add an interesting element when shooting in low light. […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: Backlit Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

Interesting Photo of the Day: Backlit Falcon 9 Rocket Landing

Private spaceflight company, SpaceX made history yet again on January 14, 2017, with the successful launch and landing of Falcon 9. The rocket launched 10 Iridium satellites into orbit and then returned to Earth for a picture perfect landing. This particular photo captures the Falcon 9 rocket gracefully coming in for landing on a drone […]

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