For photographers of any skill level, programs like Lightroom and Adobe Camera Raw have a lot of information to learn. It can be challenging to create an efficient and effective workflow for storing and processing your photos. This post is not meant to be a guide on how to process your photos in … [Read more...] about Common Lightroom Mistakes to Avoid
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Photoshop has a reputation for being the best image editor out there, but unfortunately, you have to pay a premium for it. If your budget is limited or you're not ready to commit to the cost of Photoshop, here are some other great options to consider. All come at the best price: free! Desktop … [Read more...] about 11 Outstanding (Free) Alternatives to Photoshop
Like HDR, photo manipulation can provoke strong opinions among photographers. Some photographers avoid it and stick to the basics of editing. Others love pushing the limits of Photoshop. In our opinion, neither side is wrong or right. They're simply two different approaches to art. That being … [Read more...] about 40 Masterful Examples of Photo Manipulation
Every person you ask might have a different answer to the question, what makes a great fine art architectural photograph? However, in my experience, there are a few key factors that are necessary for transforming a good image into a great one. Great architectural images often follow these 3 … [Read more...] about What Makes a Great Fine Art Architectural Photograph?
Portrait photography is a wide genre, including everything from heart-warming family portraits to surreal conceptual photos. For this post, however, we're focusing on realistic portraits of individuals. These are the kind of portraits that allow many professional photographers to earn a living. … [Read more...] about 32 Outstanding Examples of Portrait Photography For Your Inspiration
Travel photography is a lot like photojournalism, only instead of documenting an event or story, you're documenting your own travel experiences. Your trip becomes the "story" you're photographing. Depending on your trip, you might be photographing wild animals and rugged landscapes, or the nightlife … [Read more...] about 20 Outstanding Examples of Travel Photography
Mark Denney is a professional landscape photographer based in Pinehurst, North Carolina. Like a lot of dedicated photographers, he suffers from Gear Acquisition Syndrome, also known as GAS. As a result, his camera bag is full of awesome equipment. He's also a big fan of gear reviews, including … [Read more...] about Gear Acquisition Syndrome: What’s in a Professional Landscape Photographer’s Camera Bag?
Sunsets and sunrises are both gorgeous for photography, but they're not entirely the same. While they look similar, they have key differences that can change the color and mood of photos. One of the main differences is the color temperature of the light. Sunrises tend to be cooler, while sunsets … [Read more...] about 40 Inspiring Sunrise Pictures