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Texture Photography Essentials and Tips

Texture Photography Essentials and Tips

A photographic image is successful when it successfully grabs the attention of the viewers. Images can do this in a variety of ways. Eye-catching color is often used for this purpose. Leading curves can also be used. On the other hand, there exists a method that is often overlooked. That method is the use of […]

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Timelapse of SpaceX Rocket Over Downtown LA

Timelapse of SpaceX Rocket Over Downtown LA

SpaceX has been in the news recently—and for good reasons. They’ve implemented the idea of reusable rockets, something previously thought to be impossible. At dusk on October 7, 2018, the company launched their Falcon 9 from California’s Vandenberg Air Force Base, about 158 miles north of LA. Its mission was to deliver the Earth-observation radar […]

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Fixed vs Variable ND Filters for Long Exposure Photography

Fixed vs Variable ND Filters for Long Exposure Photography

A key piece of gear that is necessary for long exposure photography in bright daylight is the neutral density filter. Types of ND Filters There are fixed neutral density filters, meaning the amount of light blocked from passing through to the lens is a constant. There are also variable neutral density filters, meaning the amount […]

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Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Made Simple

Aperture, Shutter Speed, and ISO Made Simple

Photography is all about light, and in the world of the camera that means exposure. For beginners, figuring out how to control exposure can seem a bit daunting, so much so that they often stay in auto mode and let the camera do all the work. But learning how exposure works is key to becoming […]

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What Does Practice Mean When it Comes to Photography?

What Does Practice Mean When it Comes to Photography?

In sports—or almost anything else—one learns there is a period of practice or apprenticeship, a time of learning. I’ve said before that one needs to take lots of pictures as part of the learning process. But like anything else, try to do the ‘practice’ part correctly. If someone were to drill scales on the piano […]

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What to Do When You Don’t Have Time for Photography

What to Do When You Don’t Have Time for Photography

Time waits for no one. All of us have twenty fours hours in a day and we will never have more of it. Thus, it boils down to how we manage time and allocate a bit of it for something that we love. As a person who has to allocate his time for many daily […]

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5 Vital Things You Must Consider as a Photographer

5 Vital Things You Must Consider as a Photographer

Photography is an art that most people have an affinity for. Since the emergence of this art form, people have always been drawn towards it as a hobby. But with the progression of time, photography has become more of a profession, and a successful one, too. Like any other art form, dexterity in capturing images […]

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How to Photograph Artwork: 5 Tips

How to Photograph Artwork: 5 Tips

While the job of photographing a piece of art may seem simple, you can face a lot of challenges in the process that you might have not thought of at all. Well, worry no more, as photographer David Bergman from Adorama presents his top five tips for photographing artwork: 1. Remove the Glass If the […]

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New: Ultimate Lightroom Finishing Moves at 52% Off

New: Ultimate Lightroom Finishing Moves at 52% Off

If you’ve ever used Lightroom presets, you know they never give you the perfect result you’re looking for. They can get you a good way there. But there’s always ‘something’ missing. And it’s that ‘something’ that makes all the difference. Enter these new Ultimate Lightroom Finishing Moves. We were able to negotiate a 52% discount for […]

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This Trick Will Make Drinks Look Hot in Your Photos

This Trick Will Make Drinks Look Hot in Your Photos

Sometimes, creating a simple effect for a shoot can become a bit of a hassle. Let’s say you want to make an image of a cup of hot coffee. How difficult can it be? There’s a cup of coffee with steam emanating out of it, and you make a shot. You only realize when you […]

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