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How to do HDR Photography Properly


Oftentimes our photographs of breathtaking views and incredible sunsets just don’t do the real thing much justice. How often do you take a picture of something spectacular, only to defend it later on with “Well,…

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What Do We Really Capture When We Take a Photograph?


Photography and film can capture rare and intimate moments that can be taken for granted at the time the photograph is taken. Looking back at older photographs of wars, strikes, parades, festivals, or rituals we…

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Featured Macro Photos for December 2016


In December we featured the following photographers: Izak van Heerden Stephan Rudolph Jeremy AA. Knight Ranobir Mitra Basunia [Click Here to See Our Current Featured Macro Photos] December 2016, Week 5: Ranobir Mitra Basunia with Dew Photo  © Ranobir…

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Shooting Portraits at Night without Flash


Photographers are generally a brave and determined bunch — whether it be rolling around on the floor to get the perfect shot, getting close to wildlife, dealing with newborns screaming and crying (amongst other things), or taking…

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Featured Landscape Photos for December 2016

Featured Landscape Photos for December 2016


In December we featured the following photographers: Louise van Heerden Jonathan Martin Tony Patrick Kelley [Click Here to See Our Current Featured Landscape Photos] December 2016, Week 5: Patrick Kelley Photo © Patrick Kelley Focal Length: 16mm ISO: 64…

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How To Do Low Key Photography in Daylight


You may have seen the term “low-key” polluting your social media feed. Millennials know it to mean something along the lines of “minimally”, “slightly” or “secretly”, and though their lingo is often very curious and illogical, this…

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SleekLens Through the Woods Landscape Workflow Presets


Photography is gaining a popularity that is more widespread than ever before in history. With everyone having a device that includes a camera somewhere within reach at most given moments of the day, the world…

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What Are the Different Types of Photography


From the earliest of times, man has felt the desire to record images of the world around him in some manner. Whether the purpose is to tell a story, express creativity or leave a record…

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5 Edits for Beginners to Make Your Photos Pop


Ask any professional photographer and they will tell you that it is rare a picture comes out perfect. Even with extreme high-end cameras, which few of us actually have, most photographs need a little “help”….

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Good Camera for a Beginner Photographer


Just enrolled in a photography course? Are you planning to? You have decided it is time to take your skills to the next level. You can already see your work published in the next edition of Popular Photography or…

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