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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.

Worst Photography Mistakes People Make
Great photographs are hard to come by. It takes skill and knowledge for beginner photographers to stop making common mistakes, start paying attention to photography tips out there, and turn those bad ...
Harrison Galgut4 days ago
Action-Portraits​
In the above image is a portrait of the Student Scout & Guide Organisation (SSAGO) working on the Aberystwyth Club's records. This task is probably not one of the more interesting tasks to photograph,...
Rosie Millar7 days ago
How To: Photography and Videography in Music
I really love live music. There's something about how it makes you feel. The atmosphere, lights, merchandise, staging and not to mention the music. Now imagine being able to capture that feeling in a ...
Brianna Joseph9 days ago
How To Shoot Film Photography
With analog photography increasing in popularity, you might be asking yourself, "Why film?" To put it simply, shooting film photography highlights the true essence of photography. When shooting digita...
Nicola P. Young11 days ago
The Ultimate Guide to Printing Photographs
When you print an essay for class, all you generally have to do is hit a couple of buttons. Maybe you adjust the formatting, or want to print something double-sided, but that's about as wild as docume...
Morgan Clark13 days ago
The Best Places for Taking Photos
So hear me out, okay? Don't click off and don't call this cheesy but literally anywhere is a wonderful place to take a photo. Now I'm a college student, I don't have fancy equipment or money to travel...
Michaela Weiss15 days ago
How to Take Good Photos
Do you want to take good photos? Of you? An animal or pet? Or just scenery or outside? I will give you some good tips. First, I will talk about how to take photos of you. The only thing is I didn’t wa...
Mika Boyle18 days ago
Tips for Shooting a Football Game
I have been taking pictures of football games for four years now, so I shoot football games like a piece of cake. However, I see newer photographers I come around struggling with finding a groove to g...
How to Shoot Portraits in Direct Sunlight
You've read the best photography quotes that will inspire you to take more photos and are ready to take some pics. But when you get outside you discover that you’re forced to shoot portraits in direct...
Madeline Zenka month ago
How To Capture Perfect Beach Sunset Photos
After all, you are trying to capture every bit of the expansive and almost overwhelming glory of a beautiful sunset in one small picture. Quite the task for any who attempt it. The best landscape phot...
Tips for Using the Rule of Thirds in Photography
The rule of thirds is one of the important elements photographers use where they take both vertical lines and horizontal lines called the “rule of thirds grid” and use these as intersection points for...
Skunk Uzekia month ago
How to Shoot Portraits at Night
If there's one thing most casual Instagram users wish they knew, it's how professional photographers shoot portraits at night without losing their minds. When you're shooting using an iPhone, it's eas...
Nancy Da month ago
How to Take Amazing Photos
You can still amazing photos with any camera, however this blog talks about features that are really only on a DSLR camera. If you don't have a DSLR camera, no worries! The last four points still appl...
Katie Greiser2 months ago
How to Take Stop Motion Photography
Pictures are everywhere now, blazoned across the internet. So why not learn how to take a few eye-popping ones as well and hop in on the trend? In this article, I will be explaining to you guys how to...
Armando Carrera2 months ago
Tips for Taking Food Photos You Need to Know
Thanks to the technological advances of the mobile phone, everyone is taking food photos these days. Out of the billions of food photos on the internet, only a relative handful of them are any good. I...
Nancy D2 months ago
10 Tips for Better Family Portraits
Some photographers believe that family portraits are meant to be strictly posed and formal... while others want to catch genuine moments. If the family wants creative portraits then that's the type of...
Iggy Paulsen2 months ago
Composition Techniques That Will Improve Your Photography
You have one of the best DSLRs for beginners. You bought up all the best photography gadgets of the year. You even started shooting with color gels as a way to get a new effect in your portraiture...b...