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Weekly Photography Challenge - Chaos

18 Jan 2019 - 18:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Weekly Photography Challenge – Chaos appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk.

This week's photography challenge topic is CHAOS! Your photos can include anything that evokes a feeling of chaos. It can be busy, messy, crowded, or without order. Or alternatively, it can look chaotic but still have beauty and order in a weird way. Interiors, exteriors, people, wildlife, objects etc. Have fun, and I look forward […]

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Second-hand camera best buys

18 Jan 2019 - 14:54 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to be had

second-hand best buys
If you want your budget to go as far as possible you should consider buying second-hand. Audley Jarvis reveals some of the best bargains to be had

Easy to Create Fake Underwater Photography Hack [video]

18 Jan 2019 - 13:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Easy to Create Fake Underwater Photography Hack [video] appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk.

In this handy tutorial by Raj K Photo, you’ll learn to take impressive underwater-style photos without the need to get underwater! And, even better, this DIY hack costs less than 50pounds. ? What you will need: Clear Acrylic Sheet Wood Woodscrews Duct Tape Multi-Purpose Sealant You can make it to whatever size you want. What […]

The post Easy to Create Fake Underwater Photography Hack [video] appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk.

Lessons from the Masters: Morley Baer

17 Jan 2019 - 18:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Lessons from the Masters: Morley Baer appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Adam Welch.

Each time I find myself cruising down Highway 1 in California between Big Sur and San Francisco, the urge to make photographs instantly strikes me. It's an easy feeling to encounter. The rocky beaches and rolling hills tend to beg for a lens. Accompanying this sense of photographic wanderlust is a recognition of walking in […]

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The Secret to Sharing Photos with Lightroom CC

17 Jan 2019 - 13:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post The Secret to Sharing Photos with Lightroom CC appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Simon Ringsmuth.

After years of resisting the urge to sign up for one of Adobe’s Creative Cloud plans, I finally gave in. I purchased a subscription to the Photography bundle which includes Lightroom and Photoshop. While initially, I didn’t see a whole lot of benefits to this, I continue to discover all sorts of perks included in […]

The post The Secret to Sharing Photos with Lightroom CC appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Simon Ringsmuth.

Our best-ever close up photography tips

17 Jan 2019 - 11:42 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Get up close and personal for great shots... Our experts suggest getting creative with compositions and backdrops and keeping a close eye on the details while watching out for distractions

close-up photography
Our experts suggest getting creative with compositions and backdrops and keeping a close eye on the details while watching out for distractions

3 Tips for Photographing Mixed Lighting in Interiors

16 Jan 2019 - 18:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post 3 Tips for Photographing Mixed Lighting in Interiors appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Lily Sawyer.

For many photographers, photographing mixed lighting scenarios can be painful. At weddings, for example, several lighting sources provide constantly changing colors such as DJ lighting, candles, fairy lights and up-lighters in the venue. It’s not too dissimilar in your home. Say you have your indoor tungsten and incandescent lights on in your lounge while the […]

The post 3 Tips for Photographing Mixed Lighting in Interiors appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Lily Sawyer.

So You Want to Make a Website? Part 3: Creating Your Portfolio

16 Jan 2019 - 13:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post So You Want to Make a Website? Part 3: Creating Your Portfolio appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Carl Spring.

  So you've read part one & part two of the So You Want To Make A Website Series. You've set up an awesome website. Now it's time to create amazing content to go with it. Obviously, for you photographers, the most important part of that process is curating your portfolio. It is as simple […]

The post So You Want to Make a Website? Part 3: Creating Your Portfolio appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Carl Spring.

Moment Smartphone Lens Review for Photography and Videography

15 Jan 2019 - 18:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Moment Smartphone Lens Review for Photography and Videography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Suzi Pratt.

It’s no secret that smartphone cameras are getting increasingly better with every new release. But did you know that you can enhance your smartphone photography even further with lenses? There are several smartphone lens manufacturers out there, but one of the most popular and premium choices out there comes from Moment. This Seattle-based company offers […]

The post Moment Smartphone Lens Review for Photography and Videography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Suzi Pratt.

How to Replace Colors in Your Images Using Photoshop

15 Jan 2019 - 13:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post How to Replace Colors in Your Images Using Photoshop appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Megan Kennedy.

Have you ever taken a photograph and wondered what it would look like in a different color?Or perhaps you find a particular color distracting and want to swap it for a more subtle tone? Maybe you want to ramp up the impact, using more vibrant colors to make your image pop? With the help of […]

The post How to Replace Colors in Your Images Using Photoshop appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Megan Kennedy.

Finding Your Strength in Isolation - 3 Methods to Make Your Subject Pop!

14 Jan 2019 - 18:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Finding Your Strength in Isolation – 3 Methods to Make Your Subject Pop! appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Kevin Landwer-Johan.

Including extraneous details in your photographs dilutes attention. Or they distract the viewer’s attention away from your main subject. Fill the frame! This was the only composition rule I had drummed into me when I started work in the newspaper photography department. Do not include anything that does not help tell the story better. If […]

The post Finding Your Strength in Isolation – 3 Methods to Make Your Subject Pop! appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Kevin Landwer-Johan.

Why You Should Always Have a Client Pre-Consultation

14 Jan 2019 - 13:00 from feeds.feedburner.com

The post Why You Should Always Have a Client Pre-Consultation appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jackie Lamas.

Any time you have a client paying you for a certain type of photography, it is essential to get all of the details laid out before any real planning or photography happens. Getting all of this squared away beforehand can make the whole process go quicker. Everyone stays satisfied, and all involved know what to […]

The post Why You Should Always Have a Client Pre-Consultation appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jackie Lamas.

What's new in Photoshop Elements 2019

13 Jan 2019 - 09:56 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Discover all the latest features in Adobe's beginner-friendly image-editing program. James Paterson takes us through the list

New to Elements
Discover all the latest features in Adobe's beginner-friendly image-editing program. James Paterson takes us through the list

Our best-ever tips for wildlife photography

13 Jan 2019 - 09:55 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Whatever the season you can get great wildlife shots, but research is essential. Consider your subject, the weather, light, time of day and year, and always think outside the box

Wildlife photography
Research is essential when it comes to wildlife. Consider your subject, the weather, light, time of day and year, and always think outside the box

Our best-ever tips for portraits

12 Jan 2019 - 09:54 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

When it comes to taking interesting people shots, rules are made to be broken. Our experts suggest shooting as wide as possible, blowing highlights and experimenting with mixed lighting

Portrait photography
Credit: James Paterson
Rules are made to be broken. Our experts suggest shooting as wide as possible, blowing highlights and experimenting with mixed lighting

Our best-ever landscape photography tips

11 Jan 2019 - 12:50 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

There are a number of elements to consider when trying to get great landscape shots. Our experts highlight the importance of framing your scene, experimenting with depth of field, timing and filters

Landscape photography
There are a number of elements to consider for landscapes. Our experts highlight the importance of framing your scene, experimenting with depth of field, timing and filters

The best lenses for Panasonic

10 Jan 2019 - 13:47 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Micro Four Thirds users certainly aren't short of great lenses. These examples start from just 249

Panasonic lenses
Micro Four Thirds users certainly aren't short of great lenses. These examples start from just 249

World's first one TERABYTE memory card

9 Jan 2019 - 16:45 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Imagine being able to store a big chunk of your images on a single memory card.... It's not as far-fetched as it seems

Lexar has announced the Professional 633x SDXC UHS-I card with a whopping 1Tb (terabyte) of memory, which is equivalent to …Continue reading »

The best lenses for Sony

9 Jan 2019 - 13:46 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

There was once only a small selection of full-frame E-mount lenses, but not any more

sony lenses
There was once only a small selection of full-frame E-mount lenses, but not any more

The best third-party lenses for your camera

8 Jan 2019 - 13:45 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Buying a branded lens isn't always the best option and can cost you extra money - let's look at ten of the top third-party optics

Third party lenses
Let's look at ten of the top third-party optics

How to make perfect panoramas

8 Jan 2019 - 13:43 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Photoshop's powerful panorama-building feature will extend the capture angle of your camera. Martin Evening shows you how

panorama photoshop
Photoshop's powerful panorama-building feature will extend the capture angle of your camera. Martin Evening shows you how

The best lenses for Olympus

6 Jan 2019 - 10:34 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you're a Micro Four Thirds user, your bag is likely to have enough space to fit one of these

Olympus lenses
If you're a Micro Four Thirds user, your bag is likely to have enough space to fit one of these

The best lenses for Fujifilm

5 Jan 2019 - 10:33 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

The X series is supported by sensational primes and zooms. We reveal some of the best

Fujifilm lenses
The X series is supported by sensational primes and zooms. We reveal some of the best

Good January sale deals from Park Cameras

4 Jan 2019 - 13:18 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Save on Canon lenses and bodies, plus big discounts on second-hand items

Christmas seems a long way off now but one consolation of early January is the good deals on offer from …Continue reading »

The best lenses for Nikon DSLRs

4 Jan 2019 - 10:33 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Nikon's vast range of lenses caters for all types of user, from beginner to the working professional

Nikon lenses
Nikon's vast range of lenses caters for all types of user, from beginner to the working professional

The best lenses for your Canon DSLR

3 Jan 2019 - 10:32 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you fancy expanding your collection of lenses for your Canon DSLR, these are worth a close look

Canon lenses
If you fancy expanding your collection of lenses for your Canon DSLR, these are worth a close look

The appliance of science: engineering photo contest winners

26 Dec 2018 - 11:31 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

We prove that engineering and technology pictures can be creative, with this winning selection from the IET's Photographer of the Year competition

IET winners 2018
We prove that engineering and technology pictures can be creative, with this winning selection from the IET's Photographer of the Year competition

Our best-buy professional cameras

24 Dec 2018 - 11:30 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you're looking for a professional-level camera there's no shortage of models available. Here we look at a selection of durable, robust workhorses

Pro camera Nikon D850
If you're looking for a professional-level camera there's no shortage of models available. Here we look at a selection of durable, robust workhorses

Our best buy fixed-lens cameras

23 Dec 2018 - 11:29 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

If you're happy to move your feet to get the best shot, or simply want an all-in-one camera, you'll struggle to find better examples than these

If you're happy to move your feet to get the best shot, or simply want an all-in-one camera, you'll struggle to find better examples than these

Our best-buy cameras for enthusiasts

22 Dec 2018 - 11:28 from www.amateurphotographer.co.uk

Cameras labelled as 'enthusiast' models provide the flexibility to shoot a wide range of subjects but without the high price of a pro-level model

enthusiast Olympus OM-D E-M10 Mk3
Cameras labelled as 'enthusiast' models provide the flexibility to shoot a wide range of subjects but without the high price of a pro-level model