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The vital how-to's for photography enthusiasts: how to create the perfect camera setup, capture the perfect picture, edit your photos and beyond.

Mostafij Tuhin2 days ago
How to Find Your Photography Niche
There is a rumor that we have to be experts in all types of genres when it comes to photography. Ultimately, photography means painting with light. It’s not obvious that we have to be experts in all genres such as newborn photography, weddings, astrophotography, family portraits, landscape photography, and food photography. Light is light. No matter what kind of style you follow. In a nutshell, you just don’t have to master it all. But you have to find your photography niche for sure. Let me walk you through a guideline to find your photography niche. So, let’s get started.
A Step-by-Step Guide to Online Photo Storage
Photographs are an important part of life. They keep us connected to our roots, cement events in our memories, and help us feel like we’re part of something bigger than ourselves. In fact, as professo...
Sarah Trmmr9 days ago
Photography Basics
Oh no, why is my picture shaking? And why is it all black? And where does that grain come from? If you already wondered about one of the things above, you’re completely right here. Questions like thes...
Harrison Galgut11 days ago
Portrait Problems
Posing someone is only one part of portraits, as are the camera settings. These two get all the attention, and they don't really deserve it. What is more important is understanding what you are taking...
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Natalie Ige11 days ago
Here Are Some Tips that Are Bound to Make Your Drone Footage Increasingly Cinematic!
Flying a drone can be really overwhelming! And with all kinds of drone footage everywhere, how can you make your own footage stand out? There are various reasons that could make shooting footage on yo...
Josh Mathews13 days ago
How to Paint with Light
If you're like me, you've dabbled in photography at an amateur level before. It's quite possible you may have heard about light painting. Despite gaining popularity in recent years light painting has ...
Jack Jobe24 days ago
Tips on Improving the Quality of your Cellphone Photographs
My wife and I were enjoying a beverage on a restaurant's outdoor patio when she remarked, "There is a bee on the flower behind you." I swung around with my cellphone camera and snapped this photo. Rul...
Gerard Santiagoa month ago
20 Things to Consider to Start Your Photography Business
A real photographer can always use any camera. It does not matter if it is a full frame, mirrorless, analog (film), Polaroid, toy camera or even your smartphone. As long as it does the job (client's s...
Nancy Da month ago
You Can Make Some Pocket Change from Selling Photos from Your Phone on Shutterstock
I know, it can be hard. You might even already have a job, but you still need that bit extra of pocket cash. You might be a student, and need that beer money! You might be like me, and realize getting...
Georgianna Nielson2 months ago
What You Need to Capture Moody Portraits
I have been a self taught photographer for quite a while now, practicing many different styles and finally figuring out that my passion is moody visuals, mainly self portraits. In a few easy steps, wi...
10 Ways to Take Great Pictures at Night
Nighttime is my time. It's when I come alive. It's when I can go out at night without worry that my aversion to the sun and the people that walk in it will force me back into my home. It's a time when...
Sasha Konikovo3 months ago
How to Take an Amazing Selfie
In today's day and age, everyone is armed with a smartphone. Heck, even "burner" phones come with a camera of their own. Our social media insists on photos. Our dating sites have photos as a mandatory...
Iggy Paulsen3 months ago
Best Online Photography Classes for Kids
As a parent, it's your job to make sure that your child is able to learn as much as possible about the things that interest them. It's the only way to make sure that your child will have the ability t...
Diana Clark 3 months ago
Stock Photography Tips
The market of stock photography is a business which can generate a constant income for a photographer. This doesn't mean that you'll leave aside other artistic projects. On the contrary, a constant in...
Skunk Uzeki3 months ago
10 Scrapbooking Tips for Newbies
I remember the first time I really laid my eyes on a scrapbook. Coming from a family that believed that "photos are private things," and that showing pictures of ourselves was strictly a low class thi...
Iggy Paulsen3 months ago
How to Make Money as a Photographer
I will be honest; I was never a professional photographer. However, I was a model, and I know plenty of photographers who make money with their craft. Some are full time photographers who just enjoy l...
Eada Hudes4 months ago
Hiring a Professional Interior Design Photographer vs Doing It Yourself!
Good designs, layouts, furnishings etc. complement a space whether it’s a home or a commercial space. Good photography does the same. Snapshots and casual photography doesn’t qualify for that. Anybody...
Georgianna Nielson4 months ago
Make Your Photos More Interesting
As a mostly self-taught photographer, I have gone through a lot of trial and error trying to make my photos creative, interesting, and different. As I have developed my personal style, I have come up ...