Since man saw his own reflection for the first time self-portrait photography has been a popular form of expression. Moreover, these days self-portrait is quite necessary. Every social network you use requires upload an avatar of some kind. In order not to mimic self-portraits took with an iPhone in a mirror, I’d like to share some useful tips with you.
Over at Union Actions, we released a new action suite called Black and White. As you might have guessed from the name, we created these Photoshop actions to help you produce stunning black and white conversions.
Photo effects never get old. They only may change in accordance with the latest trends. If you’re looking for some Photoshop tutorials to spice up your images, this showcase was put together for you.
There is a lot to learn and remember when it comes to photography. We all could use a little help to reference all this information quickly. This is where cheatsheets and infographs come in very handy.
We have found a collection of very helpful resources that you should find very useful. Make sure and visit the link above each image to find higher resolution versions that you can print out and keep with you.
It’s no wonder we spend so much time talking about light. It’s the most important element of photography and the hardest to master.
Starting Wednesday, creativeLIVE will air five, full-day courses dedicated to exploring lighting techniques and methods necessary for capturing jaw-dropping images. The event, dubbed Lighting Toolkit, will be hosted by a different award-winning photographer each day.
In the technologically advanced world we live, emphasis is often given to new technologies and photography is certainly no different. Educational photography literature be in online or in books often revolves around capturing and editing of images, but little is discussed in the way of printing these images. Unbeknownst to many, printing technology in the shape of inks and photographic papers has also made great strides over the years, though the lack of readily available information often makes it difficult for individuals to take advantage of these.
Our friend Christopher O’Donnell has released yet another amazing eBook going in-depth on his approach to capturing his beautiful golden hour images.
By studying his camera workflow, you will learn how to critically analyze a sunrise or sunset scene and decide on the best method to use for your photography.
A few months ago we did a roundup of what we thought was some of the best photography apps for iPhone. Many of you wanted to see some Android love so today we do the same for Android. Below you will find 16 very useful photography apps, both free and paid, for your android phone.
One of the most common things most of us find in-front of our lens are people. Yet for many of us creating a portrait with that “WOW” factor is elusive. The journey from an average image to a portrait with soul is not a difficult one if you know a few fundamental secrets.
The iPad is becoming more and more a tool for photographers. With its amazing display and new apps coming out everyday, a photographer will find many uses for this amazing tablet. From apps for inspirations to planning your next shoot, the iPad has a wide range of tools that you can make use of.
Today we have collected some very useful photography cheat sheets to help save you save time and frustration on understanding things like exposure, manual camera setting, flash and much more.