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How to Take Better Photos of Christmas Lights
How to Take Better Photos of Christmas Lights
Here is an article describing how you can get better photos of Christmas lights. I’ve focused on the tree, but these concepts will work for most any lighting display.
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How to Create Cosmic Photos and Timelapses with a Sheet of Glass
How to Create Cosmic Photos and Timelapses with a Sheet of Glass
What do you get when you combine condensed milk, food coloring, and hydrogen peroxide? No, not your favorite holiday cookie recipe, but rather a stellar way to make cosmic effects.
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Capturing Motion – A Guide to High-Speed Photography
Capturing Motion – A Guide to High-Speed Photography
Perhaps you’ve tried quite a few times to take a picture of a fast-moving car or motorcycle, and you’ve ended up with just a blurry image. But, behold, here we tell you how to capture an incredible high-speed image outside a studio.
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10 Tips For Candid Wedding Photography
10 Tips For Candid Wedding Photography
Nowadays, most couples don’t just want the formal shots at their weddings. Frequently, they’ll ask for ‘reportage’ shots, by which they mean more candid shots of themselves and the guests enjoying themselves without being lined up for the camera.
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Tight Fit Inside the Soyuz Space Capsule
Interesting Photo of the Day: Tight Fit Inside the Soyuz Space Capsule
The tight fit in this photo, taken during a training session a week before their departure, is not unlike the margin of error they’re allowed in most of their functions—next to none. Every action taken has to be checked and rechecked, and the slightest mistake could cause any number of catastrophes, from merely missing their re-entry point to burning up in the atmosphere.
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How to Apply Color Theory to Your Photos
How to Apply Color Theory to Your Photos
Sometimes the colors in a photograph just don’t mesh. You may not be able to notice it right away; the photo just seems off for some reason. But it could be as simple as the fact that the colors don’t complement each other.
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Timelapse: Looking Down on Planet Earth from 40,000 Kilometers
Timelapse: Looking Down on Planet Earth from 40,000 Kilometers
What does the world look like from an altitude of 40,000 kilometers? The Geostationary weather satellite Elektro-L is positioned high above the Indian Ocean, moving at a speed that makes it stationary relative to the earth.
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Argentum: Body Art Photography
Argentum: Body Art Photography
Inspired by the abstract bronzes of Brancusi, the watercolors of Rodin, and the verve of Degas’ ballet sketches, Argentini has developed his own unique aesthetic of the human form—one which transcends the concepts of individualism and sexuality, inspiring instead an impersonal celebration of finesse and beauty. In a world that seems to be more and more sex focused, it’s inspiring to see body art that takes a different tact.
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Photography Lighting Techniques: Not What You Think
Photography Lighting Techniques: Not What You Think
We see a stunning portrait—maybe hanging on a wall somewhere—and we think, “Wow! My work doesn’t look like THAT!” Then we run out and spend thousands of dollars buying the latest equipment, books on photography lighting techniques, and so on.
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10 Spectacular Photos of Reflections
10 Spectacular Photos of Reflections
Think about perspective when capturing these types of photos. You might want to change your point of view—moving around the area, going down on your knees, shooting into a puddle, exploring storefront windows.
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How to Create Natural Looking Snow in Photoshop
How to Create Natural Looking Snow in Photoshop
Aaron Nace offers us another great tutorial that is incredibly helpful. It’s actually possible to create natural-looking snow from scratch in Photoshop. And, it’s easy; you just need to make a custom brush and use some blurring methods.
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Expert Techniques for Beautiful Insect Macro Photography
Expert Techniques for Beautiful Insect Macro Photography
Nature is amazing–and it’s possible to discover so much about the natural world with macro photography. Photographer Thomas Shahan explains that “with relatively modest inexpensive equipment, you can share with others things they previously would not have been able to see with their own eyes.”
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Interesting Photo of the Day: Postcard Perfect at Moraine Lake
Interesting Photo of the Day: Postcard Perfect at Moraine Lake
The glacier-fed lake is a popular tourist destination, but it looks like the lucky canoers in the picture have the lake all to themselves. Though this photo was taken in the summer, when the lake is at its fullest (and bluest), this landscape is beautiful all year round. We featured another shot of this locale during the winter season as our “Interesting Photo of the Day”.
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A Magazine Photographers Secrets to Successful Portraiture
A Magazine Photographers Secrets to Successful Portraiture
Photographer Jeffrey Salter loves two things: his motorcycle and photography. Why? Because both activities cause him to experience wind-in-his-hair freedom. Photography, in particular, gives Salter the opportunity to relate to many different types of people and to creatively express his soul and the souls of his subjects in new and compelling ways—but for a vast majority of professional photographers, the craft is anything but seamless.
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How to Photograph the Milky Way in Places with Light Pollution
How to Photograph the Milky Way in Places with Light Pollution
Photographers striving to capture the Milky Way crave for a really dark location, absolutely devoid of any light pollution. Light pollution is the worst possible condition, and some photographers are known to go great distances just to be beyond the reach of city lights.
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