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a behind-the-scenes look at a family photo session by Mat Coker

A Behind-The-Scenes Look at a Family Photo Session

You're probably used to seeing perfect family photos on Pinterest. After all, photographers love showing their best work. But you'll...
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One Light Set Up Food Photography-Darina Kopcok-DPS by Darina Kopcok

One Light Set-Up For Food Photography

When it comes to food photography, the natural light look is highly sought after. However, it's difficult to create consistency...
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by Caz Nowaczyk

Weekly Photography Challenge – Doorways

This week’s photography topic for our weekly challenge is DOORWAYS! I'm a big fan of photographing doorways. There is so...
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by Kav Dadfar

5 Photography Pitfalls to Avoid That No One Tells You About

Taking photos is easy, but being a photographer is an entirely different proposition. Whether photography is a hobby or a...
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SoHo, NYC. by James Maher

The Uncomfortable Truth About Street Photography

As someone who has photographed people candidly since I first picked up a camera over 15 years ago, there is...
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by Annie Tao

Understand Exposure in Under 10 Minutes

There are countless Photography books and classes that explain exposure, yet after reading or attending them, your photos may not...
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Post Production
by Carl Spring

Top Tips for Editing Music Photography

So in my last article, we looked at how you can get to shoot live music. Hopefully, some of you...
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how to use smart objects feature image by Nisha Ramroop

Photoshop Smart Objects for Beginners

  When editing in Photoshop, it is nice to know how the edits affect your image. Edits that you make...
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by Megan Kennedy

How to Duotone a Photograph in Photoshop

There is an incredible array of color in our world, so it's no wonder that it plays such a significant...
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by Ana Mireles

How To Mimic a Cross-Processing Effect in Photoshop

Cross-processing is a technique that comes from the darkroom days. You would purposely develop film in the wrong chemicals to...
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Processed Landscape Image. by Rick Berk

To Process or Not To Process? Let’s Discuss

Often when I’m looking at photos in forums online, or interacting with photographers in person, inevitably someone will proudly claim...
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by Jim Hamel

12 Tips for Mastering the Clone Stamp Tool in Photoshop

There are a lot of good post-processing tools available for making minor edits to your photos. Within Photoshop, there are...
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Cameras & Equipment
by Simon Bond

Nine Ways to Boost Your Kit Lens Creativity

The first lens many photographers will own is the kit lens. This lens typically covers a focal range of 18-55mm...
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by Mark Condon

5 Reasons to Use Prime Lenses For Better Photos

The difference between prime lenses and zoom lenses can often be a source of confusion for photographers who are picking...
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by Sarah Hipwell

5 DIY Hacks to Have in Your Camera Bag

1. Camera strap(s) I stopped using the camera strap that comes with the camera (DSLR) quite awhile ago now. My...
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by Gina Milicia

A Beginners Guide to Light Modifiers

Regardless of the light source you use (daylight, continuous or flash) it’s really easy to use light modifiers or shapers...
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Portraits: After The Shot

Transform your dull and lifeless pictures of people into simply stunning portraits. If you’ve ever been disappointed that the portraits you shoot...
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