The 15 Most Popular Photography Tutorials from the 2nd Half of 2012

The 15 Most Popular Photography Tutorials from the 2nd Half of 2012


As we approach the end of 2012 I thought I would post ‘looking back’ post to follow up on a post I did halfway through the year that highlighted The most Popular Photography Tutorials of the First Half of 2012.

Since posting that earlier list we’ve published 300 more photography tutorials here at dPS – the most popular of them being the following 15.

1. Why Your Kit Lens is Better than You Think

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2. Posing Guide: 21 Sample Poses for Photographing Women – Part 2


3. 8 Tips for Long Exposure Photography

4. DSLR Camera Focusing Tips for Beginners

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5. 14 Ways to Significantly Improve Your Photography Today

6. 10 Tips for Improving Your Wildlife Photography


7. 19 More Creative Mirror Self Portraits


8. One Light Portraits: Simple Elegance

9. How to Take Creative Couples Portraits


10. Posing Guide: 21 Sample Poses to Get You Started with Photographing Groups of People


11. 10 Tips for Landscapes Photographers


12. 12 Ways to Capture the Colors of Fall

13. How to Read and Use Histograms

14. How to Create Backlight or Hairlight Outdoors with Natural Light


15. 7 Steps to Get Over Your Fear of Street Photography

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Lastly – the other page on the site that got a load of attention in the last 5 months was our newest eBook – our iPhone Photography eBook which we launched a few months ago which is still available in both PDF and ePUB formats.

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Darren Rowse is the editor and founder of Digital Photography School and SnapnDeals. He lives in Melbourne Australia and is also the editor of the ProBlogger Blog Tips. Follow him on Instagram, on Twitter at @digitalPS or on Google+.

Some Older Comments

  • Shane January 2, 2013 04:35 pm

    What a great list. The long exposure and landscape tips are ideal for me

    Thanks again !

  • Louise Warner December 13, 2012 02:53 am

    These tips are so helpful for us beginner photographers. We are staring a photography track this coming summer at our summer camp and I will remember these tips for sure.

  • Benjie Roque November 29, 2012 05:56 am

    I'm new to photography and i've learned a lot from articles you published each time. I also want to have / acquire (buy) the above "The 15 Most Popular Photography Tutorials from the 2nd Half of 2012" via your ebook. I had ordered (bought) a couple of your ebook tutorial before.

  • Zain Abdullah November 28, 2012 09:05 pm

    I love all the tips and tutorial. Thanks guys for sharing.

  • ccting November 28, 2012 01:45 pm

    Thanks... i missed some of them

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  • Mridula November 27, 2012 03:12 pm

    I have read most of them. Must have missed the group posing one because of traveling.

  • Jai Catalano November 27, 2012 06:14 am

    Oh I remember most of those well. I would The posing guide was fun and somewhat funny. I think it was pose 3 or 4 that had me in stitches. The guide was great though.