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Save 88% on 200 Photography Assignments that Inspire, Motivate and Teach

2018-07-05T03:04:18+00:00July 5th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

If you learn more efficiently (and have more fun with your photography) when you’re out shooting versus sitting somewhere reading about it, then this photography learning aid was designed for YOU. One of the most popular photography training aids we’ve ever promoted were the Snap Cards from Photzy during our Christmas Sale last year. So [...]

Lightroom Tricks: How to Process Video in Lightroom Classic CC

2018-07-04T03:04:27+00:00July 4th, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Video? Wait…what? Isn’t this Digital Photography School? Yes, it most certainly is and yes you indeed read the title of this article correctly. I’m about to show you how easy it is to actually process video right inside of Adobe Lightroom Classic CC. Now, this isn’t exactly a true hack (no Matrix stuff here) but [...]

How to Search Potential Cityscape Photography Spots Online Before Traveling

2018-07-03T03:04:31+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

As an avid cityscape photography enthusiast (primarily shooting at the blue hour), I always spend quite a number of hours studying potential cityscape shooting spots before traveling to a new destination. Knowing everything from what to shoot, where to shoot from and how to get to those locations before departure will save you a ton [...]

How to Make and Photograph Rainbow Water Droplets on a CD

2018-07-03T03:04:29+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Do you enjoy doing a nice experiment, that gives you colorful photographs? In this article, you’ll discover how you can create a photo of rainbow water droplets using simple household objects and your imagination. The technique uses the principles of refraction and applies it in an easy to use way. A nice experiment to do [...]

How All JPEG Images are Cobbled at Birth

2018-07-02T03:04:33+00:00July 2nd, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Everybody knows that JPEG images are prone to compression artifacts. Meaning every time an image is opened (whether altered or not) and re-saved, the tonal structure of the photo is recompressed using the same destructive process. File recompression always causes additional detail to be lost. Every time a JPEG image is adjusted in any way, those original 256 levels [...]

Five Common Macro Photography Mistakes and How to Fix Them

2018-07-01T03:04:16+00:00July 1st, 2018|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: |

Macro photography requires a unique set of skills, but along with these skills comes a new set of mistakes to overcome. Fortunately, many of these macro photography mistakes are easily fixed. In this article, I discuss five common mistakes made in macro photography. Then I give you the tools to correct them in the field, which [...]