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Are Photographers Artists? Let’s Discuss

2017-11-21T03:00:50+00:00

I took this image while on a trip out west to the Grand Teton Mountains and Yellowstone National Park with my family and about 50 other people. We were driving towards our next lodge, past the mountains and the Snake River where we would be rafting the next morning when I became rather fascinated with [...]

Are Photographers Artists? Let’s Discuss 2017-11-21T03:00:50+00:00

Tips for Aerial Photography from Small Planes and Drones

2017-11-21T03:00:49+00:00

At its heart, good photography is about showing people views of the world they would not otherwise see. That might be; places your viewers have not visited, impossible ways of seeing to the human eye such as long exposures and night photography, but most often this novelty comes in the form of a different perspective. [...]

Tips for Aerial Photography from Small Planes and Drones 2017-11-21T03:00:49+00:00

How to Use Framing in an Urban Environment

2017-11-20T03:00:22+00:00

Photographers have long developed different classifications to pair with the design and execution of a photograph – lines, shape, texture, light, framing, contrast, just to name a few. For example, leading lines appeal to a viewer’s natural tenancy to trace line into a photograph. Sharp lines are used to grab attention and organic lines create [...]

How to Use Framing in an Urban Environment 2017-11-20T03:00:22+00:00

Full Frame or APS-C for Wildlife Photography – Which is Best?

2017-11-20T03:00:19+00:00

Choosing between a full frame or cropped sensor camera for wildlife photography can be a tough decision. Both options offer their own benefits, so choosing between the two can cause quite the headache. Lots of photographers have their opinions, but choosing what’s right for your own use will largely come down to your personal style [...]

Full Frame or APS-C for Wildlife Photography – Which is Best? 2017-11-20T03:00:19+00:00

How to Shoot Engaging Travel Portraits from Start to Finish

2017-11-19T03:00:59+00:00

I love travel portraits. Not only do they test your photography skills but also challenge you to interact with people in unfamiliar environments. The end result directly reflects your subject’s personality along with your ability to make them feel at ease, read the light, select optimal settings, and compose a great shot. A boy named [...]

How to Shoot Engaging Travel Portraits from Start to Finish 2017-11-19T03:00:59+00:00

How to Understand Pixels, Resolution, and Resize Your in Photoshop Correctly

2017-11-19T03:00:48+00:00

Size, resolution, and formats… What do pixels have to do with it? Do you buy your camera based on its number of megapixels? Are you having problems sharing your photos online? Does your print look low quality even if it looks great on the screen? There seems to be a lot of confusion between pixels [...]

How to Understand Pixels, Resolution, and Resize Your in Photoshop Correctly 2017-11-19T03:00:48+00:00

Video Tutorials and Tips for Shooting Blue Hour

2017-11-18T03:00:52+00:00

Blue hour is a fantastic time to get out and do some night photography. Yes, you read that right – night photography is best done before it’s actually night time. To help you out with blue hour photography here are three videos with examples and tips. How to shoot at blue hour with filters Ray [...]

Video Tutorials and Tips for Shooting Blue Hour 2017-11-18T03:00:52+00:00

Weekly Photography Challenge – Blue Hour

2017-11-18T03:00:52+00:00

Blue hour is the time of day after sunset (and just before sunrise) when the sky still has some color it and it’s not pure black. This is the number one tip for shooting night photography – don’t shoot at night! If you want a dark, deep blue sky – shoot at blue hour. This [...]

Weekly Photography Challenge – Blue Hour 2017-11-18T03:00:52+00:00