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Essential Gear for Portrait Photography

Portraiture is a fascinating genre of photography but can be intimidating when considering how to get started. The goal of this article is to help guide you in the right direction when considering what you need to create impressive portraits.

Into the Night: Photographing the Milky Way and Night Sky

One summer long ago, camping in the bristlecone pine forest in the White Mountains of California, I decided to do some night photography. I had previously seen an image of the full moon at night with a few stars and did some photography with moonlight, however this evening the absent moon made for a dark sky...

Getting Started in Macro (It's Easier Than You Think!)

No macro lens? No problem! Although it may seem like the world of macro photography is out of reach and a world apart from our own, shooting macro is more accessible than you might think. From rigging your current gear, to creating DIY setups that tackle challenges like lighting, I’m here to be your guide for all things macro!

What to Have in Your Gear Bag

Gear is the basic essential for photography. Whether you are a minimalist or a gearhead, having a few specific items in your bag will make your photographic life a success.

Canon Autofocus Series: What Is Cross-type AF?

The term “cross-type AF” has been used since the late 1980s in the camera industry, but perhaps not always with supporting information to clearly define what is meant by it. In this article, we’ll attempt to explain more clearly what the term means, and why it remains an advantage in SLR AF systems to this day.

Real Estate Photography: Tips For Stellar Images And Videos

When it comes to real estate photography, nothing will have a more positive impact on your target audience than an eye-catching image or video. If you’re a photographer hoping to take your real estate or architectural photography to the next level, here are some helpful tips.

Finding Wildlife to Photograph

A wide variety of photographable wildlife is available to everyone, in fact many may live close to your home.  How do you find suitable spots where photographable wildlife is plentiful?

Capturing the Colors of Carnavale: Take Control of Color In-camera and in Post-processing

Good color is subjective, just like good wine or good pizza is subjective. Color affects the mood and feeling of a photograph. And when it comes to a photograph, the mood and feeling are the most important elements.

Exploration for Landscape Photography: Going Further and Finding Yourself

Exploring new terrain is one of the greatest habits that a landscape photographer can form for the purposes of creative growth, not only because exploration is challenging, but also because it is exciting and extremely fun.

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