Feeds: Our Picks

Our Picks From Around the Photography Blogosphere

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  5. 101
  6. »
When it comes to taking a great photo, many photographers argue that it starts and ends with great composition. I’m not sure I’m so black and white in my outlook, but good composition is hugely important without a doubt. And one of the most overlooked parts of great composition is adding foreground interest. Today I will discuss how foreground interest in your photos can really improve your end results, and what you can do to nail the foreground every time.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 03-20-2018 8:00 AM
  • 27
Focus stacking is a technique in which one takes multiple shots of the same scene at different focus distances, then merges them together to create a final photo that is as sharp as possible from front to back. This helpful tutorial will show you how it's done.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 03-20-2018 7:00 AM
  • 63
Have you ever found it hard to choose between processing an image in color or black and white? It can be a tough decision. Enriching colors that instantly captivate your attention versus a timeless black and white photograph full of texture and complex shadows.There’s every chance you’ll process both versions because you can’t have the best of both worlds, right? Well, with split toning, maybe you can – sort of.Split Toning 101At its core, split toning is a pretty simple editing technique. You can create... READ MORE
Digital Photography School | 03-20-2018 6:00 AM
  • 44
Work smarter, not harder. This quick tutorial will make the painstaking process of removing stray hairs in Photoshop easy.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 03-15-2018 4:51 PM
  • 13
PHOTOSHOP TUTORIAL: CLEAN UP STRAY & FLYAWAY HAIR! | Check out this cool feature in the Healing brush that works perfectly for getting rid...... READ MORE
TutVid | 03-15-2018 4:00 PM
  • 29
Portrait LightingThe five portrait lighting positions are the key to being successful in the studio. You can also apply these principles on-set as well. When you’re just starting out, the five lighting setups we’re going to talk about today will help as a jumping off point for your own creativity.Tamron 35 mm f/1.8 Instagram GiveawayRembrandtRembrandt lighting is the first one we’re going to talk about. Rembrandt was a painter but the name Rembrandt talks about the lighting in his painting. Most of them were moody and... READ MORE
The Slanted Lens | 03-15-2018 3:00 PM
  • 56
Taking photos of the Milky Way requires a totally different approach than almost any other kind of photography. This is why we’ve dedicated an entire article to the Milky Way photography settings that we use for 98% of our shots. Before we get started though, I want to make one...The post Milky Way Photography Settings: Use These for 98% of Your Shots (2018) appeared first on Expert Photography.... READ MORE
Expert Photography | 03-15-2018 7:04 AM
  • 36
Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.This article will take you through the ins and outs of how to photograph the Moon. Capturing images of our nearest celestial neighbor requires patience, skill and a fair bit of luck. If you know about luck, you know that you have a surprising amount of control over it. Armed with knowledge and control, one ...The post How to Photograph the Moon appeared first on Improve Photography.... READ MORE
Improve Photography | 03-13-2018 3:40 PM
  • 42
Have you ever had an incredible idea, but couldn't find a model to help you? Learn how to bring your vision to life through the art of self portraits.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 03-11-2018 12:00 PM
  • 87
The Internet is full of articles and videos telling you what technique will revolutionize the way you add sharpness to your images, but almost none of them tell you the most crucial step to take before sharpening, no matter the technique. In this article, I’ll show you this simple yet essential action to make your sharpening genuinely efficient.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 03-06-2018 2:01 PM
  • 68
SKY REPLACEMENT EFFECT IN PHOTOSHOP CC! | Check out how I like to attack an image to create a complex selection of the sky...... READ MORE
TutVid | 03-05-2018 4:00 PM
  • 46
Product photography can be incredible, there are so many ways to bring out your creativity and express yourself through the way that you show off a product. Peter would talk about themes, textures, and props. Those three things usually yielded very good product photos. Now, watch this video and the sky will be the limit.You may also like: How to take your night shoots to the next level ... READ MORE
ISO 1200 | 03-03-2018 4:35 AM
  • 41
Show Promo ImageAdam Karnacz is a British pro known for his stunning nature and landscape photography. In this four-minute tutorial, he explains how to overcome two key challenges when shooting directly into the sun.Wed, 02/28/2018Ron Leach... READ MORE
Shutterbug | 02-28-2018 12:06 PM
  • 57
Understanding shape and form is one of the pillars of photography composition, and it can make even the most mundane objects appear to jump off that flat surface. Grab the object closest to you and run your fingers over the surface. Does the object have a texture? What about a...The post How to Make The Most of Line, Shape, and Form in Photography Composition appeared first on Expert Photography.... READ MORE
Expert Photography | 02-27-2018 5:00 AM
  • 35
CREATE POWERFUL AND PRECISE SELECTIONS WITH CHANNELS IN PHOTOSHOP! | Learn to use channels to your advantage in this Photoshop tutorial. In this Photoshop...... READ MORE
TutVid | 02-26-2018 4:00 PM
  • 97
Show Promo ImageWe’ve featured brief photo retouching tutorials in the past, each explaining one aspect of using Photoshop to adjust the colors of a photograph. In the powerful video below, Unmesh Dinda puts it all together in one place, with a comprehensive guide to color enhancement.Mon, 02/26/2018Ron Leach... READ MORE
Shutterbug | 02-26-2018 1:12 PM
  • 57
Being able to change colors in post can give you a lot of creative control and save a headache when shooting. One difficulty, however, is changing anything that's white. In this video, you'll learn you how to do that quickly and easily.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 02-23-2018 6:04 AM
  • 67
Dustin Dolby from Workphlo is known for his product photography tutorials that give professional results without too much fancy gear. In his latest video, he shows you how to shoot small products using a $10 IKEA Melodi lamp. This time, you won’t need an IKEA lamp as a light source. Instead, it serves as a sort of […]The post DIY product photography hack with $10 IKEA lamp appeared first on DIY Photography. ... READ MORE
DIY Photography | 02-22-2018 8:40 AM
  • 57
Gradient Maps are a versatile tool for color grading, especially when you want to change the color temperature of the... READ MORE
Retouching Academy | 02-22-2018 6:18 AM
  • 42
During the conceptual stages of a portrait shoot, when deciding which color palette to incorporate, could less possibly be more? This brief video from Adorama TV features small home studio savant Gavin Hoey showcasing for us how to create effective portraits in studio within a limited color range.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 02-19-2018 5:00 PM
  • 93
Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Space is one of the primary design elements in art (along with line, color, form, shape, texture and value).  The thoughtful use of negative space can add another dimension to your photography.  In this article, we’ll explore negative space, what it means and how we can best use it. Positive & Negative Space If there’s ...The post Four Ways Negative Space Can Improve Your Photography appeared first... READ MORE
Improve Photography | 02-19-2018 5:00 AM
  • 29
Tip 1 The first tip is to enjoy the editing part. As much as many photographers these days say, “shoot more”, “edit less”, “wouldn’t you rather spend your time photographing than editing” and yada, yada, yada you have to learn some proper editing techniques. Editing is absolutely essential to digital photography as the work in […]The post 5 top tips for actually improving your photography appeared first on DIY Photography. ... READ MORE
DIY Photography | 02-19-2018 1:18 AM
  • 38
If you are a photographer, you probably heard that the camera doesn’t take a good picture, the person behind the camera does. It’s true because with right knowledge and practice you can take great photos with an entry level camera or even a mobile camera. But if you don’t have an idea about lighting, composition or the features of your camera, the world’s most advanced camera can’t take good photos for you.But when it comes to some special equipment, this phrase sometimes doesn’t apply. One... READ MORE
Digital Photography School | 02-18-2018 5:00 AM
  • 77
Some nice bokeh balls can be a great way to add a little something extra to a portrait. This quick tutorial will show you how to take almost any nighttime photo and create your own bokeh overlays using Photoshop.[ Read More ]... READ MORE
FStoppers | 02-13-2018 8:00 AM
  • 62
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. ...
  5. 101
  6. »