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Portrait Photos Photography Tips

Portrait Photos Photography Tips

A large portion of everybody’s photo collection includes photos of people. There is no argument that high quality people portrait photos are impressive at projecting emotions and feelings and capturing the object’s character forever.

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How to Start a Portrait Photography Business to Earn a Good Living

How to Start a Portrait Photography Business to Earn a Good Living

The portrait market demand reaches enormous levels especially when the requirement is almost every household across the globe in every civilized country. Think about this from another angle – you could target every building and what is more exciting is that repeat business is almost incalculable.

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Great Wedding Photography

Great Wedding Photography

If you are going to take wedding photos, preparing ahead of time is vital. Many recommend that you prepare two months ahead. To start preparation, you must get to know the bride and groom taking, careful note of their needs and wants.

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Giving a Digital Facelift to Your Old Paper Prints?

Giving a Digital Facelift to Your Old Paper Prints?

For years we used film cameras and as a result most of us accumulated many paper prints made from such film. We can keep those paper prints albums as is or find ways to upgrade them into the new digital era.

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Using Selective Focus-Shallow Depth of Field to Separate Your Subject from the Background

Using Selective Focus-Shallow Depth of Field to Separate Your Subject from the Background

Depth of field (DOF) is the distance in front of and beyond the subject that appears to be in focus. It is influenced by three factors.

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Selling Your Pictures as Stock Photos

Selling Your Pictures as Stock Photos

So you’ve purchased a quality digital camera, learned how to use it, and are taking brilliant photos. Even if you have no desire to become a professional photographer, you can still earn a little bit of cash from your hobby by selling your picture as stock photos.

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Digital Cameras – Setting the Image Size

Digital Cameras – Setting the Image Size

Setting the size of an image is something specific to digital cameras, it just didn’t exist on film cameras. One effect of changing the size of image your camera captures is that it also affects the size of the digital image file your camera stores on its memory card and therefore the number of pictures you can store on any given size of card.

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Shadows – The Forgotten Element That Can Make (Or Break) A Photograph!

Shadows – The Forgotten Element That Can Make (Or Break) A Photograph!

When you study the various lighting patterns, you’ll see they are almost all defined by the shadows – not the light!

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Digital Photography Shutter Speed Effects

Digital Photography Shutter Speed Effects

Shutter speed is perhaps the most creative adjustment available to the digital photographer. It allows us to freeze action or use motion blur to create a variety of effects, and is expressed in seconds or fractions of seconds depending on the length of exposure.

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SLR Lens Buying Guide

SLR Lens Buying Guide

So I recently decided to buy some new equipment for my camera — lenses specifically. It took me almost a full week to go through this, so I’ll share my learnings in attempts to make it a little easier on those of you in the same boat.

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