5 Long Exposure Landscape Photography Tips

5 Long Exposure Landscape Photography Tips

A tripod is absolutely essential.

 
Landscape Photography at Twilight

Landscape Photography at Twilight

The best time of day to create evocative landscape imagery is during twilight.

 
Stray Light and Lens Flares in Photography

Stray Light and Lens Flares in Photography

Any stray light can cause an obvious effect.

 
Tips For Taking Better Food Photos

Tips For Taking Better Food Photos

A good photo can make food look even more delectable than it already is.

 
 

Photography Tips & Tutorials

How to Take Amazing Travel Photography

How to Take Amazing Travel Photography

Travel photography is a career for some. Most people, though, just want to bring back nice photos to show their friends and family. No image will replace the moment of being there; that’s why people still travel instead of browsing Google Images! Choosing a Camera Professional or amateur, the first thing you need is a […]

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Stops in Photography Explained

Stops in Photography Explained

No doubt that if you’ve started toying around with photography you will have come across the term stops. What is a stop? In photography, a stop is a measurement of Exposure. For example, if you were to increase the exposure by one stop – you would in effect be doubling the exposure. So if your […]

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Spring Season Photography Tips

Spring Season Photography Tips

The moment when snowdrops start appearing through the final snowfalls of the year, Mother Nature seems to go into overdrive, and it’s almost as if not a week goes by without something new, different, and exciting appearing in gardens and parks. As a photographer it’s my favorite time of the year. The light seems fresh […]

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How to Shoot Flash Portraits in Harsh Sunlight (Video Tutorial)

How to Shoot Flash Portraits in Harsh Sunlight (Video Tutorial)

For many beginners, it comes as a surprise to learn that artificial lighting can be the key to getting a perfectly exposed outdoor portrait. The following tutorial reveals exactly how different types of lights can impact the overall aesthetic of an image: The problem with using an ambient light source alone is its tendency to cast […]

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Night Sky & Star Photography Techniques

Night Sky & Star Photography Techniques

Night/astro/star/star-trail photography—whatever you want to call it, this is a genre which has become increasingly popular over the past couple of years (partly connected with the increase in sensitivity of reasonably-priced camera sensors over the same period). The irony being that it’s also one of the easiest forms of photography that yields some of the […]

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Modern Food Photography Lighting Techniques

Modern Food Photography Lighting Techniques

Modern food photography seems to have been stuck on the “one softbox motif” for quite a while now. And while shooting with a single softbox can get great results, the look is now so ubiquitous that some photographers, including Steve Hansen, believe it’s time to shake things up a bit. Hansen demonstrates how to creatively use a number […]

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