A project for the New Year: How to make a DIY Ground Pod

Ive written previously about the importance of getting down to eye level when photographing wildlife. When eye-level means ground level, it can be awkward to support your camera whilst also suppo... See full article

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Top 10 Nature Photos from 2012 (Podcast 355)

It’s great to be back after the longest break since starting this Podcast back in 2005. Just four days off two months! For those of you that listened to me and stayed subscribed, thanks! For tho... See full article

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Combining Rules of Composition to Improve Your Landscape Images

One of the most elusive and frustrating elements of photography is finding the right composition. Many otherwise good images are often derailed by poor compositional choices. There are several primary... See full article

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The Winner of our 12 Days of Christmas Prize Is

In the lead up to Christmas this year we ran a 12 Days of Christmas here on dPS where we offered some great photographic deals on our eBooks and some products from other great online photography brand... See full article

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34 Photographs of Cathedral and Church Interiors That Rock

Some subjects just lend themselves to amazing imagery. The interiors of religious structures like cathedrals are one of those subjects. We think that this collection brings that through beautifully. S... See full article

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DSLR Killers Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Whos the Best Mirrorless of Them All?

I like to shoot with the newest, biggest, baddest DSLR as much as the next guy. And I’m lucky enough to do so on the regs for my commercial work; however, when it comes to my day-to-day shooting... See full article

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How I Shot & Edited The White Infinity Setup

In my last post about studio photography (the killer clamshell) I covered a simple two light setup for achieving a gorgeous soft beauty look. This time I thought it might be fun to cover something a... See full article

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7 Elements of Photography We Can Learn From The Hobbit

1. Dramatic Lighting You will notice that in the majority of good portraiture, dramatic lighting is often a key element. Its not too often youll find flat lighting in a great picture (not ... See full article

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A Curation of SuperRad Photos The Best of 2012 [43 images]

It’s New Year’s Eve 2012! While the New Year stands for new beginnings, resolutions, and clean slates, it’s also a chance to look back at 2012… a fascinating year. From the eye... See full article

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8 Posing Guides to Inspire Your Portraiture

Among the most read posts on dPS in 2012 was a series of posing guides written by Kaspars Grinvalds. We published the first in the series not intending to do much more than that – but the respon... See full article

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11 Hot Photography Tutorials, Projects, Stories and Tips to Improve Your Photography

As we approach the end of our ‘Best of 2012 series‘ of posts it is time for another mixed bad of hot posts from the last year that cover a wide array of topics. In this batch you’ve ... See full article

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Our Most Popular Photography Gear Related Posts of 2012

Today’s summer series recap looks at some of the hottest ‘gear’ related posts on dPS from 2011. It includes some reviews but also some gear related tips and discussion starters. Quic... See full article

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Our 14 Best Portrait Photography Tutorials of 2012

This week as part of our ‘Best of 2012 Series‘ we’re looking back on the year that was and sharing the most popular posts in different categories. Today we’re looking over the ... See full article

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The Rich Kids of Instagram: A Worthy Disaster

When you combine youth, unlimited cash and iPhone technology, you get braggadocios photographic evidence of a lavish (gluttonous) lifestyle. Also known as the Rich Kids of Instagram. At first glan... See full article

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Holiday Sale + Round-the-Clock Creative Education Streaming at CreativeLIVE.com

What does a stream of non-stop 24/7 creative education look like? In case you’ve been on vacation, it looks like what http://www.creativeLIVE.com/live has looked like for the past two weeks̷... See full article

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12 More of Our Best Photography Tutorials from 2012

Today we continue our ‘best of 2012′ series with a look back on a mixed bag of tutorials and articles that were among our most popular in the year gone by. A 15 Minute Exercise To Help You... See full article

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What I Learned Looking for the Perfect Photo

It doesnt matter whether youre pointing the lens on your iPhone at a sunset or shooting in a studio with a Hasselblad H4X, you want the same result: a perfect picture. And it doesnt matter wh... See full article

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Photoshoot with the Worlds Largest Mobile Camera [chasejarvisLIVE re-watch]

Last week we received an early Christmas gift at my Seattle studio. Ian Ruhter and his crew brought the world’s largest mobile camera to chasejarvisLIVE to share the process of wetplate photogra... See full article

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15 Inspiring Image Collections from 2012

This week as part of our ‘Best of dPS 2012 series‘ I thought it might be fun to look back on some of our most popular ‘image collections’ of the year gone by. We post image col... See full article

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What Everybody Ought to Know About Landscape Photography [Best of dPS 2012]

Some of the most popular posts on dPS this year have been those covering the topic of Landscape photography. So as part of our ‘best of 2012′ series I thought I’d look back on the ho... See full article

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Streaking, Ice Baths, Elephants & More 8 Holiday Celebrations That Go Global

It may be pine trees, stockings, eggnog and carols where I’m at in the ‘States, but here’s a look at some seasonal partying elsewhere in the world. Ice swimming, road races, and̷... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Peter West Carey

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered “Who are the photographers who write for dPS”? We thought it would be a good time to introduce them to you ... See full article

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DEAL: 73% Off our Perfect Portrait Pack [Today Only]

Every time we survey our readers about their photography the #1 thing that they tell us that they are pointing their cameras at is PEOPLE. So today in our 12 Days of Christmas we decided to put tog... See full article

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How To Create A Multiple Exposure Effect In Post

Using this technique you can create a stippled effect common to impressionist painters by blending multiple layers of a single image. To do this technique, you will need to use a photo editor that sup... See full article

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Im a Typical Photographer and This Is How Much I Post Process

OK, Im going to come right out and say it there are a lot of lies in photography! Its out there now and I suggest we all take some time to let it sink in before we do anything rash. Of cours... See full article

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