Join Me! LIVE in a Google Hangout from Aspen Talking Photography, Music, SXSW and more. with Robert Scoble & Chris Davenport.

UPDATE: here’s a recording of our chat…above! Thanks to all of you who watched live. __ LIVE today at 9:30 PDT, 10:30 Aspen, 12:30 NYT, 17:30 London right here on the blog or on my YouTube... See full article

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DEAL: Phil Steeles Lightroom Made Easy Course at 33% Off

The new deal over on SnapnDeals this week is one I know many dPS readers are going to enjoy – it’s 30% off Phil Steele’s Lightroom Made Easy Course – that’s just $33 (nor... See full article

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Learning to See, Part VIII

Consulting the rules of composition before taking a photograph, is like consulting the laws of gravity before going for a walk. Edward Weston   To some photographers composition is an innate... See full article

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Photographing with Remote Helis & World Class Athletes in Crazy Locations Behind-the-Scenes in Aspen

Remember last year’s Aspen campaign? Well, we’re back at it again this year with even better conditions. We’ve been up before dawn and burning the midnight oil. Out the door right no... See full article

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Legal Photography Nightmares and What They Mean for You

Its not just photographers and social media fans who like Instagram; lawyers love the photo-sharing site too. After Instagram announced a badly-written change to its terms of service that would app... See full article

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Destination: Alaska

Over the years, as I grew as a photographer, I wanted to expand my horizons and photograph exotic and epic places. Tops on my list was Alaska. I wanted to photograph the grandeur of the Alaska Range... See full article

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Making a Photo: Infuse Yourself into your Photos

As a hobbyist, self-taught photographer, I find myself often wondering about the esoteric nature of photography and what it is exactly that separates the average photographer from the professional or ... See full article

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Why Making Mistakes is Good for your Photography

A Guest Contribution by Draycat It is said the longest journey starts with a single step. The unfortunate part of life is that sometimes that step will cause you to fall, or you may even find you are ... See full article

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Tips for Objective Evaluation of Composition

Composition is one skill within photography that we can probably never master, but just continually develop. The composition we choose when taking a photograph, i.e. where we choose to place the bou... See full article

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The Business of Photography Transitioning to Full Time (Podcast 363)

Today, I’m joined by David duChemin, to discuss the business of photography, particularly with regards to transitioning to full time photographer, and the sort of things that you should think se... See full article

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Portrait Photography: Secrets of Posing & Lighting [Book Review]

Portrait photography, IMHO, is up there in degrees of difficulty with wildlife and sports/action photography but at least, when faced with a tiger or a pole vaulter, you don’t have to face a... See full article

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How to Photograph Busy Tourist Sites

A Guest Contribution by Kav Dadfar Unfortunately, photographing busy tourist hot spots means encountering many tourists who can, unknowingly, ruin your shot by wandering into your carefully constructe... See full article

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

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered Who are the photographers who write for dPS? Today we meet Alex Smith, another of the newer writers brought on to... See full article

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What to do When theres Nothing to Shoot

A Guest Contribution by Draycat There are always days when you want to take photographs but you feel that there is nothing to shoot. Here are a few ideas for days like that. 1. Go to the Zoo The key h... See full article

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Let Go of Fear and Find Your Art Without Failure, We Dont Know Success

Death Do Us Part from Ian Ruhter : Alchemist on Vimeo. In six short years, my friend Ian Ruhter lost some of the closest people in his life. This video is about finding the strength to move on from th... See full article

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How to be Creative with White Balance

This is the fourth in a series of articles by Andrew S Gibson, the author of Understanding EOS: A Beginner’s Guide to Canon EOS cameras. My approach to photography is to keep things as simple as... See full article

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5 Ways To Improve Your Photography Without Touching Your Camera

We’ve all been there. You’re clicking through the pages of a website like Light Stalking and you are bombarded with so many beautiful top quality images that you feel like giving up. A wav... See full article

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Photoshop Action Hack Un-Airbrushes Womens Bodies

Dove has been running “Real Beauty” ads for more than a decade. Their agency Ogilvy in Toronto cam up with a pretty dope hack/secret weapon to raise awareness with photo re-touchers, art d... See full article

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3 Ways To Get Sharper Close-Ups

In close-up photography, one of your biggest goals is to draw attention to your subject–you want to make it really stand out. One way to make your subject stand out is to make it the sharpest pa... See full article

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DEAL: 50% Off The Art of Black and White Photography Online Course

This week’s deal over at our sister site – SnapnDeals – is one that I know will appeal to a lot of dPS readers. It is 50% off The Art of Black and White Photography Online Course at ... See full article

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Quick Tip: Importing to Lightroom Made Easier

Introduction This tutorial is from the Lightroom 4 Workshop Collection. Including 27 hours of A to Z Lightroom 4 education and the industry standard Lightroom 4 Preset System. DPS users can get 10% of... See full article

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Making Sharper Wildlife Photographs [Part 2 of 2]

A contribution by Paul Burwell from Burwell School of Photography In my last article I discussed the sort of equipment the average person might afford and use for wildlife photography. We discussed le... See full article

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Snow Monkeys & Hokkaido with David duChemin (Podcast 362)

I usually record an update after returning from the Snow Monkeys and Hokkaido tour each year, and insert a recording from the bus on the last day of each trip as well as my own reflections on our trip... See full article

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10 Techniques for Amazing Portraits

A guest post by San Diego Wedding Photographer, Wayne Yuan As full-time photographers shooting 30+ weddings a year, we have to admit, sometimes it’s easy to fall into the same old formulas when ... See full article

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Understanding Colour on Your Digital Camera

This is the third in a series of articles by Andrew S Gibson, the author of Understanding EOS: A Beginner’s Guide to Canon EOS cameras. Joel Meyerowitz once asked ‘If the world is in colou... See full article

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