Learning to See, Part VI

No Contrast – No Problem The most beautiful composition can be dashed by improper use of color and contrast. CJ Rider As we learned in our last entry, harsh light can work well with bold an... See full article

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Why does your camera see things differently than you?

Do you ever see a beautiful scene, take out your camera, take the shot and then wonder what went wrong? Why doesn’t the display on the LCD screen look at all like the scene in front of you? Do y... See full article

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Photo History 101: Rare Color Photos of Paris in the Early 1900s

There is a school of thought that proposes the Earth is home to a smattering of “sacred sites” — energy centers, places of mystery and wonder — earth Chakras some call them. Th... See full article

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Weddings Through The Eyes of a Noob: Lessons I Learned

Throughout the first 20 years of my career in photography, I’d photographed a lot of different things- NHL All-Star games, Major League Baseball, NFL Football. I’d photographed portraits, ... See full article

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Take your Time and Work the Scene

I recently shared this photo on Facebook, Google+, and Flickr, with a quick tip on how to create a starburst effect. In this article, I’d like to share the thought process behind the image, and ... See full article

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30 Things you Should Know to Help you Start a Photography Business

Follow your bliss and the universe will open doors for you where there were only walls. – Joseph Campbell 1. Find the best photography course or workshops that work for you If you are goin... See full article

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From Obscurity to Internet Sensation How Creatives Can Win the PR Game [Interview with Ryan Holiday]

Ryan Holiday is a media genius who promotes, inflates and hacks some of the biggest names and brands in the world. Hes also the Director of Marketing for American Apparel. Oh, and hes just 25 ye... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Darlene Hildebrandt

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered Who are the photographers who write for dPS?Today meet photographer Darlene Hildebrandt from Alberta, Canada. 1... See full article

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Use Diptychs to Tell a Story

If a picture is worth a thousands words, how much is a diptych (pronounced diptik) worth? Photography is about visual communication: sharing stories, ideas, and feelings through images. A diptych of t... See full article

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The Remarkable Vivian Maier Story [Documentary Coming Soon]

I love the story of Vivian Maier – a prolific and talented street photographer who who took over 100,000 images over her life yet showed nobody her work. Her images were only uncovered and purch... See full article

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Learning to See, Part V

The colour of the object illuminated partakes of the colour of that which illuminates it. - Leonardo da Vinci In our past columns (see links below) we have discussed such topics as how one colour can ... See full article

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14 Commandments for Fine Art Photography Marketing (with photos)

The more informative your advertising, the more persuasive it will be. – David Ogilvy You have created some great photographs and you are considering selling them. Doing so makes sense. You ... See full article

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Travel Photography Inspiration Project: Argentina

From the seemingly timeless Southern areas to the modern heart of Buenos Aires, Argentina is a lively county with wide spaces, soaring peaks and a unique culture. Lets wander around Argentina in to... See full article

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Canon EOS 6D Hands-ON Canon Giveth, Canon Taketh Away

It seems our exploratory swim in the waters of full-frame DSLRs is far from complete. With the ink from his recent reviews of the D600 and the mirrorless Panasonic GH3 still drying, I asked my homie B... See full article

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Sun Too Harsh? Modify It!

I’m big on shooting portraits outdoors. I love the natural light, the variety of locations available, and the more natural feel. I think for the average subject, a studio can be an intimidat... See full article

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6 Tips for Getting Your Work on Travel Image Libraries

Getting your photographs onto an image library can be difficult. Most libraries have very strict technical guidelines and very tough editing procedures. However, following the 6 tips below to could in... See full article

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Dragging The Shutter: Balancing Fill Flash With Ambient Light

Shooting indoors with a flash can challenge the best of photographers. Many times, the goal is simply to create enough light to illuminate your subject, and background be damned. The results, howeve... See full article

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100 Ideas that Changed Photography

Every so often, I am reminded of the tectonic shifts in photography that seem to skip under the radar in our exploding world of photography and photographers. No harm, no foul — but it snaps my ... See full article

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5 Fail Proof Portrait Poses

In this post Gina Milicia – author of our brand new eBook “Portraits: Making the Shot” shares 10 tips on directing a portrait shoot like a Pro. When I was starting out as a portrait ... See full article

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Creative Business Management with Corwin Hiebert (Podcast 361)

Today I’m really happy to have had the opportunity to chat with Corwin Hiebert, manager to David duChemin and the author of numerous books on creative business and management, and lucky for us, ... See full article

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Me, Myself and I Francois Brunelle and his Doppelgnger Project [Find Your Look Alike]

Canadian photographer Francois Brunelle spent 12 years tracking down real life Doppelgngers — two individuals who are not related but could pass for identical twins — and photographing t... See full article

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Pinterest Beats Paid Advertising for Wedding Photographers

Wedding photographers who arent using Pinterest are missing an important opportunity to both inspire current clients and to win new brides. Thats the opinion of a number of leading wedding photo... See full article

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25 Stunning Snow Fall Images

As an Aussie it seems a little strange to be posting this post right now because we’re experiencing a lot of sun right now – but based upon the people we follow on the dPS Twitter account ... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Elliot Hook

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered Who are the photographers who write for dPS?Today meet UK photographer Elliot Hook. 1. How long have you been s... See full article

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Legendary Celebrity Photog Chris Buck + Musical Guest Hey Marseilles on cjLIVE Wed, February 20th

Legendary photographer Chris Buck has has taken the concept of “celebrity photography” and flipped it upside-down. By applying a playful, twisted fine art mentality to celebrity photograph... See full article

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