Sometimes it is needed to get an “invisible emitter”: An emitter not only being hidden to camera, but also not casting shadows in the scene, remaining completely invisible to the render but its emission. A very useful trick for photographers and cinematographers. The material for […]
We once again are very grateful to Amy Renfry who has spelled out how to use Camera Raw in an easy to follow manner, and we have also included a quick video of the best digital cameras for 2013 according to popular trends seen on […]
Westcott, one of the Official Sponsors at Photoshop World, wanted to create an area and atmosphere at Photoshop World Conference & Expo where photographers can feel comfortable in a photo-shoot setting. Attendees are able to learn lighting and become more knowledgeable while adding beauty photographs […]
When it comes to taking photos of sports or other fast-moving subjects, you’d imagine that freezing the action is your best bet – and certainly that’s the case for some situations. But in others you’ll end up with a lifeless shot which looks static and […]
When it comes to photographing moving subjects, you’d naturally assume freezing the action would give the best result. That’s certainly the case for some subjects, but others can end up looking static and lifeless. Waterfalls and rivers are classic examples which can take on a […]
Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 9 is a follow-up version of Xara Photo & Graphic Designer 2013. Some videos still feature the previous version’s screen, however the shown functions remain unchanged in the new version. Use the free-hand tool to draw lines and shapes, With […]
Today’s Depth of Field Tutorial comes to us in the form of Video from Shelton Muller of Australia’s Total Image magazine. I’d love to hear whether you find the video tutorial to be a helpful way of learning.
In this tutorial I will show you everything you need to know about VSCO Cam app, which is one of the most interesting and most innovative photo apps out there. It’s easy to use, and it offers interesting effects for both shooting and editing. You […]
A short educational video explaining the basic functions of your camera. Produced By The Learning Connexion School of Art and Creativity Directed by Vanessa Patea Shot and edited by Kate Logan Featuring Michael Crump and Adam Koveskali
Dear Street Hunters Readers, This time, the Street Hunt video has been shot during the night! I use my Sony NEX-6 at various ISO settings, depending on the available ambient light and I take a walk around the Old Town of Rethymno capturing night photos. […]
Do you want to know how I won the IPA awards 3 years in a row with my long exposure seascapes and architectural work, but you don’t have the chance to attend one of my workshops? Or maybe you want to learn about my proprietary iSGM […]
Baby Portraits are some of the funnest photography sessions you can do, but can also be the most difficult. With fussy babies who don’t like to cooperate for a camera, these 6 tips will help your session go as smoothly as possible. If you’ve always […]
Adorama, the New York City-based photography retailer and online superstore, has announced the launch of its new online video channel, AdoramaTV. The channel offers a weekly series of free educational videos, hosted by professional photographer, Mark Wallace. The AdoramaTV channel will include four new shows […]
This hilarious and informational behind the scene video explains various lighting techniques when creating the perfect mood for our “Fashion Retouching Pro Tutorial.” Not only does Aaron explain some really great lighting techniques, he shows some of his best poses to get the party started. […]
The video explains how infrared light focuses differently with lenses intended for visible light photography and how the focus shifts a different amount depending on the lens and focal length.
Materials: – Two packages of holi powder from Amazon.com – 2x 10lb packs of the cheapest flour. I purchased these at my local grocery store, but you could get them from Amazon.com as well. – Plastic Ziploc bags – Dust Pan – 1 Einstein E640 […]
Watch this photography tutorial to learn how to make a time-lapse video with your DSLR camera. On January 11th and 12th Connecticut was hit with a blizzard that dropped 20-30 inches of snow across the state. I decided I wanted to try a time-lapse photography. […]
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 […]