Composing Dynamic Landscape Images

A Guest Post by Todd Sisson from www.sisson.co.nz. As a landscape photographer I am constantly seeking that next X-factor shot – an image that leaps from the screen or page and demands the viewe... See full article

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22 Landscape Photographs That Use Power Lines to Great Effect

One of the big challenges of landscape photography is incorporating elements into a landscape that you perhaps might prefer were not there. One of the common visual pollutants in our world is power li... See full article

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

Previously in the posing guide series articles we looked at posing female subjects, posing male subjects, posing children and posing couples. It is now time for posing groups of people. There are usua... See full article

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27 Stunning and Creative Photographs of Water

At many points as a photographer, you are going to want to manipulate an object to get a better photograph. Many times, our thoughts will turn towards water as something that we can use to that end. T... See full article

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26 Photographs That Use a Vanishing Point to Great Effect

For photographers, finding a vanishing point, or an implied vanishing point in nature or human-made environments can result in a very sharp compositional opportunity. While they are often found in lon... See full article

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Posing Guide: 21 Sample Poses to Get You Started with Photographing Couples

A Guest Post by Kaspars Grinvalds from Posing App. In the previous articles in this posing guide series we looked individually at posing female subjects, posing male subjects and posing children. In t... See full article

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Understanding the Lightroom Catalog and File Management System

The SLR Lounge Lightroom 4 DVD This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR Lounge Lightrom 4 DVD, a 14 hour A – Z video tutorial guide on mastering Lightroom 4 including over 6 hours of deve... See full article

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Unlock the Secrets of Using Natural Light with Our New eBook

Today on dPS we’re launching an eBook that I’ve been looking forward to for over a year now – one on the topic of Natural Light. I’m excited about the eBook for a number of rea... See full article

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33 Magnificent Photographs of Horses

Some subjects provide a lot of opportunities for great photography and horses fit comfortably into that category. With a little skill a great subject becomes a great photograph. We think these photogr... See full article

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Advanced Portrait Retouch on a Male Subject in Lightroom 4 Part 1 of 3

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from theSLR Lounge Adobe Lightroom 4 DVD Guide, a 14 hour DVD featuring over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom which can be purchased from the lin... See full article

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21 Amazing Images of Medieval Structures

National Geographic photographer, Jim Richardson once said, “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.” There’s certainly an element of truth... See full article

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Customizing Panel End Marks in Lightroom 4 (or LR3)

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from theSLR Lounge Adobe Lightroom 4 DVD Guide, a 14 hour DVD featuring over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom. If you own your own studio, or are... See full article

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Advanced Dust Correction in Lightroom

Introduction This tutorial has been transcribed from the SLR Lounge Adobe Lightroom 4 DVD Guide, a 14 hour DVD featuring over 130 tutorials for mastering Lightroom. As we all know, dust spots on our i... See full article

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27 Effective Photographic Uses of Symmetry

Mastering composition in photography can be a tricky subject. You have the various rules and guidelines handed down through the centuries on the one hand and then the post modernists who would throw t... See full article

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21 Sample Poses to Get You Started with Photographing Female Subjects

A Guest Post by Kaspars Grinvalds from Posing App. If you ever run out of ideas, get stuck in creativity or simply need some guidance when shooting female subjects, you may use following posing sample... See full article

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22 Creative and Unique Photographs of Hallways

Famous photographer, Jim Richardson, once famously said “If you want to be a better photographer, stand in front of more interesting stuff.” While that piece of advice says a lot about sub... See full article

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The Modules of Adobe Lightroom

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is an essential component ofany digital photographers toolbox. As with all post-processing software, Lightroom is a program that photographers can use to improve and ... See full article

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Antarctica: Photographing the End of the World

As perhaps the worlds last remaining unspoiled and intact wilderness, Antarctica has many rules and regulations governing how people must behave in this pristine land, the one that always sticks with ... See full article

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25 Wonderful Black and White Countryside Landscapes

Something about getting out into the countryside makes us all want to pull out a camera. The open fields and fresh air are great, but they also allow a lot of opportunity for great photography. These ... See full article

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21 Creatively Captured Moon Reflections in Water

Nothing can be quite as evocative as the moon for a lot of people (not just photographers). Something about it attracts us. When you combine it with water and reflections, a little visual magic happen... See full article

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Fascinating and Colourful Photographs of Creepy Crawlies

While they might make our skin crawl, they indisputably offer photographers a heap of opportunities for great macro photography. Creep crawlies are everywhere and with a macro lens, a reversing ring, ... See full article

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17 Creative Uses of Lens Flare (And How to Get The Effect Yourself)

For many years in photography, lens flare was actively avoided by photographers. Flare, which is basically light scattered within the lens due to unplanned reflection and lens impurities, was consider... See full article

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27 Photos of Waves To Get You Through the Day

For those photographers who are lucky enough to live near the coast, many will know that waves are a never ending source of great photographic opportunities. From abstract through to coastal landscape... See full article

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24 Creative Duotone Photographs

When you’re looking to create a certain mood or feeling in your imagery, many photographers turn to monotone or duotone. And while most go with subdued tones to evoke similar feeling to black an... See full article

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Why Birds Are a Photography Favourite

Bird photography is always a popular topic among outdoor photographers. The challenges presented in trying to get a good photograph of a bird though, are difficult to understate. Besides the skittish ... See full article

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