Apr 07, 2011 — 5 comments
Learning all the ways you can edit your photos and images is like someone that finally learns the proper drawing techniques. Before, the person was making interesting doodles, now he/she’s creating works of art. The talent was there but it was not fully utilized until full knowledge of the possibilities was gained. And it’s the same thing with digital art and photo editing.
The greatest wildlife photographers possess three secret weapons: patience, determination, and camouflage (and shiny expensive gear, of course). German nature photographer Ingo Arndt employs all three during shooting assignments. He will sometimes spend weeks lying in wait to get the shot that he wants—and his amazing work ethic shows in his photographs.
Sometimes, a photographer is lucky enough to be in just the right place at just the right time to capture a once-in-a-lifetime shot. In that respect, professional landscape photographer Marc Adamus is extraordinarily lucky.
Every year in the week leading up to Labor Day, an extraordinary event takes place in Nevada’s Black Rock Desert—Burning Man. For many of the thousands of participants, this week is one of the most magical, transformational, and life-changing events ever to be experienced.
Since they were shooting on location at the dealership, the Northrups had to get a little creative with where they set everything up. Eventually, they decided the best route was to set up on the showroom floor and have one person hold up a white reflector to use as a background while the other took the photos.
Calling all bird lovers! If there’s something even better than just watching birds… it’s photographing them. Think of it, when you go bird watching, you just catch glimpses of birds that you can’t take with you afterwards. By snapping killer shots of birds, you actually get to save these precious images in perpetuity. We think that’s a much better deal, for sure.
Adobe Lightroom is such a powerful tool. So much that many photographers don’t even touch Photoshop these days and work solely in Lightroom. In today's tutorial video we’ll show you how to use the Radial filter in Lightroom to add impact to your images.
Shutter speed is one of the three most important aspects that determine exposure in photography. Though something that photographers use quite often, shutter speed can be a tricky thing to master unless you grasp the basic concepts.
Twisted or genuis? Call it whatever you like, but portrait photographer Patrick Hall‘s recent studio photo shoot idea to shock willing subjects with Tasers as a way to capture totally natural expressions is nothing if not effective.
Anyone can take good photographs, regardless of experience, training, or even equipment. What it all comes down to is how well a person understands the art of taking a photo. And as it turns out, there really are only a few things that are absolutely essential.
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