Steel Wool Photography Tutorial – Photo Extremist
I love creative photography like this, and the Photo Extremist makes it seem so simple and easy as he talks though everything you’ll need to produce this cool photo. He has a load of other videos where he talks about how create all kinds of creative effects, in his simple and clear manner.These sorts of ideas are great to try for yourself and adapt when you’re stuck for a photo idea to create.
Virtually all digital cameras released in the past few years allow you to shoot movies as well as stills. The two media have a lot in common, but they are also very different. Being proficient at one doesn’t mean that you can switch to the […]
This is probably the simplest video on this list, but it’s a really cool way of showing how the photographer produced his results. And the best part is that it’s simple and easy to do, so anyone can try it, so long as they have […]
Create a startling close-up with a ring flash. In September’s lighting, “Lovely Light,” August Bradley showed how, with about $17,000 in gear, you can make a stunning beauty portrait. Here at the opposite end of the cost spectrum, resolutely self-reliant David Becker, 27, used a […]
After many years as a keen amateur photographer, I decided to start a small landscape photography business called Lakescenes which I ran alongside my main job as an IT Manager. As business increased, I found myself working long, but rewarding, hours just to keep up […]
Rob Sheppard is a naturalist, nature photographer and videographer who says his favorite location is the one he is in at any time. He is the author/photographer of over 40 books, as well as a well-known speaker and workshop leader, and a Fellow with the […]
Gary Hart has photographed California’s natural beauty for over 30 years. Gary’s photos and writing have appeared in many publications, most recently Outdoor Photographer and Sierra Heritage magazines. You’ll also find his images in greeting cards, postcards, calendars, and many galleries and private collections throughout the world.
Originally from Poland, based in London UK, Jaroslav has background in Fine Arts, degree in Architecture, and wide array of experience. Being an Architect taught him how to be resourceful and to solve complex problems with simple, yet innovative solutions. Constant passion for graphic & […]
Adding a vignette to an image involves adding a subtle (or not so subtle) edge effect to it. A popular vignette technique involves darkening the edges of your image – it gives the image a slight border which helps keep the viewer’s eye in the […]
There’s often a great deal of excitement whenever a new camera comes out. The specifications are pored over in great detail and judgement passed on forums and review sites. For some reason this happen less with new lenses. And yet, arguably, the lens is the […]
Don’t have a professional backdrop yet? You can still offer your clients indoor photography sessions with these simple strategies for taking pictures inside without any special equipment. 1. Lifestyle Photography: Using Natural Backdrops For a more photo-journalistic approach you can suggest doing the portrait session […]