Resources

SmugMug to Acquire Flickr

One of the largest, independent websites for photographers, SmugMug, has announced its intentions to purchase Flickr, an online photo and video management platform. In recent years, after being acquired by Yahoo, Flickr has received lackluster reviews from the photography world due to Yahoo’s seemingly failure at connecting with the demographic. Flickr is still widely used […]

1000+ Photo Overlay Effects to Create Stunning Images

Refining your techniques and post-processing workflows as a photographer can take years of practice and effort, both in finding your creative niche with your photos and learning the advanced software used for editing. With modern technology and smart phones making it convenient for anyone to take a picture, professional photographers are being challenged to work […]

100+ Can’t-Miss Free Photoshop Actions and Presets

Photoshop actions can be a huge timesaver for the photo editing process. They can also help you to achieve looks and effects that you may not know how to accomplish from scratch. Implementing Photoshop actions into your workflow can help you work more efficiently and improve the end result. And, as a bonus, they can […]

230+ Free Lightroom Presets You Will Love

Speeding up your post-processing workflow will allow you to spend more of your time taking photographs and less time editing them in Lightroom and/or Photoshop. For Lightroom users, making use of develop presets can be an excellent way to reduce the amount of time you spend in Lightroom. When it comes to presets, you can […]

10 Free Resources for Photographers

Improving your photography takes a lot of time and dedication to continually learn how to use your equipment better, how to present the best compositions with each subject, and how to perfect your post-production workflow. Whether this process to creating great photos comes naturally or not to a photographer, everyone can benefit from conversations with […]

10 Helpful Online Photography Courses for the Outdoor Photographer

It’s natural for someone who loves photography and the outdoors to focus on taking a lot of photos out in nature, or even to pursue a career as a professional landscape or adventure photographer. Becoming a skilled outdoor photographer takes a lot of practice, both in learning how to use your gear and in developing […]

Creative Photoshop Actions, Light Leaks, and Textures by Forefathers

A lot of photographers will say they spend more time in front of their computers editing instead of taking pictures out in the field. It can take years of practice to develop a solid editing workflow and a creative style that may be used for the life of someone’s photography career. Lightroom and Photoshop are […]

75+ Helpful Fall Photography Tips

Fall (Autumn) is a favorite time of year for many photographers. The colors are spectacular, cloudy days still bring great photo opportunities, and the changing of the season brings out new photo ideas that may have been lingering all year long. The peak fall colors don’t last long though so being prepared with your equipment, […]

Transferring Photos To Wood: 7 Helpful DIY Projects

Transferring your photos to wood is a wonderful way to add a rustic element to your prints, and it’s a great way to preserve your memories in a way that will last for years. Whether you’re personalizing a room in your home, looking for the perfect gift, or just want to do a hands on […]

Creative DIY Ways to Display Your Photos

Your photos don’t have to sit on your computer or behind an expensive frame, as there are so many cool and DIY ways to display images. Putting some creative thought into how you hang your pictures throughout your living space highlights great memories and photography in a unique way. We all love taking photos, so […]

Portrait Photography Lighting Tutorials

If you want to stand out from the average photographer, it’s probably wise to have a solid understanding of light. Proper lighting is one the more important things to consider when making a great image. Not only does it help increase the quality of the image, it’s important to understand your lighting so you can […]

10+ Free eBooks for Digital Photography

I am always on the hunt for great information on photography, especially if its free! Today we have gathered 10 FREE ebooks for you to download and enjoy! This collection covers the basics of digital photography, lighting setups, food photography, nature photography tips and more.