What is Holistic Photography?

A Guest Post by Ben Evans Holistic Photography is a way to develop an artist’s appreciation for the visual world. This is achieved by interaction with challenging ideas and technical mastery of ... See full article

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Beware of Cheap Lenses: Five Common Issues

“You pays your money, you takes your chances,” as the old adage goes. It perhaps perfectly sums up the end result of buying a cheap lens. Whilst you might get conceivably get a great lens,... See full article

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Photography Bucket List Big Sur

As a photographer, I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to travel around to some great locations in the United States and abroad. It’s hard to tell which places are worth going to and wh... See full article

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Dream Photos and Proof That Our Mind is Made of Creative Gold [work of Ronen Goldman]

What’s in a dream? For me, dreams have always been an incredibly powerful driver for creativity. At least a day or two every week, I wake up at 3am, scurry out of bed and make some notes about a... See full article

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Digging Out 30-Hour Timelapse of Northeast Storm NEMO in 1 Minute

Nemo Timelapse from jere7my tho?rpe on Vimeo. Pounded with as much as three feet of snow on Friday and Saturday, the Northeast, and especially New England, USA was basically buried by the storm called... See full article

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An Introduction to Wedding Photography

I remember once being invited to photograph a friend of a friend’s wedding. I declined. Why? At the time I had recently interviewed a number of pros who specialised in capturing that magic in th... See full article

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3 Undeniable Reasons To Pursue Personal Work Why Being The Guinea Pig Pays OffBigtime

I have been a long-time, huuuuge proponent of taking time to pursue personal work. Its in fact my pursuit of personal work to which I attribute a good bit of my success. In short, it’s by taking... See full article

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Finding Your Way Around the Mode Dial

This is the first in a series of articles by Andrew S Gibson, the author of Understanding EOS: A Beginner’s Guide to Canon EOS cameras. Your camera’s Mode Dial is the gateway to its exposu... See full article

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Snow Monkeys & Hokkaido 2013 Tour #1 in Brief (Podcast 360)

Having just returned from the first of our two 2013 Snow Monkey & Hokkaido, Winter Wonderland Tours, today I’m going to update you on how things went, and show you my top seven images, as we... See full article

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31 Photographs of Spiders That Will Make Your Skin Crawl

Spiders are one of those photographic subjects that you either love or hate. Some of us run squealing from the monster in our view-finders, while others stick around and get some unforgettable macro s... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Barrie Smith

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 through ... See full article

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What Type of Photographer Are You?

A Guest Post by Ben Evans Have you discovered what type of photographer you are? Doing so will make a big difference to your photography, allowing you to improve faster. If you don’t know right ... See full article

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100 Clever Digital Photography Ideas [Book Review]

One of my faves is lists of ‘clever’ ideas and hints on how to improve your digital photography, so this book hit home immediately. Author Cope recalls that ‘there was a time, not so... See full article

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Perfecting and Playing with White Balance

As photographers we often question the strength, type and direction of light, but because most of todays cameras auto-functions are greatly enhanced, it can be easy to forget about the colour of... See full article

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Best Album Art from the Past Year [19 images]

The big record companies are struggling. Indie labels are struggling. The photographers, illustrators, and graphic designers who create album covers are NOT struggling. The music industry is an ... See full article

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Deciphering Photo Jargon Learn to Speak Photographer

If you’ve ever been a little lost while reading your camera’s manual, or a photography magazine it could be that you just need to learn to speak “photographer” language. In thi... See full article

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Wrapping Up Another Week on Light Stalking Popular Stories, Photo Contests and Great Shots

Light Stalking has grown into a thriving community with close to a million people following us or seeing us online in one form or other, every month. In all of the hullabaloo, its easy to miss the ... See full article

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6 Ways to Enhance Your Creativity

No matter what your artistic interests, whether photography, drawing, painting, sculpture, etc., the underlying force behind your work is creativity. It’s much easier to talk about technical asp... See full article

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Hype Machines the Photography + Art of Movie Posters [Academy Award Nominated]

It’s Oscar season, folks! Love or hate the Academy, it’s hard not to get a little swept up in the fever. And with the Super Bowl now behind us, it gives us a reason to ask “who will ... See full article

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What Would Help Improve Your Photography?

I recently asked this simple question on social media: What do you think would help improve your photography? Your answers prompted me to try to come up with some tips and possible solutions tha... See full article

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New Release: Craft & Vision PHOTOGRAPH Issue #2!

Today Issue #2 of the incredible new digital magazine from Craft & Vision was released. Once again, I’m a little embarrassed to sing its praises, as I have a regular column in PHOTOGRAPH, bu... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ James Brandon

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 through ... See full article

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Studio Portraits Getting Started With One Light

Working with studio lights can be a daunting process for many photographers. Many find the studio to be a place of fear and anxiety where the sanctity of natural light has vacated and the hauntingly, ... See full article

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High Above an Eagles Eye Best Satellite Images of 2012

Every now and again I find myself tooling around Google Earth, scrolling this way and that along coastlines, across deserts and over mountains. I figure it’s a compulsion more compelling than pr... See full article

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Introducing the Creative Triangle

This is the first in a series of articles by Andrew S Gibson, the author of Understanding EOS: A Beginner’s Guide to Canon EOS cameras. The ‘creative triangle’ is my term for the ide... See full article

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