Monthly Archives: July 2017

7 Travel Photography Tips I’ve Learned from People in the Industry

Get the most from your travel photos using these tips.

Follow these 7 tips from travel photography industry experts to help you have more success – either for your own images or sales of stock photography.

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How to predict moments in street photography before they happen – DIY Photography

Can you predict the best moments when you are taking street photographs.

As if finding amazing moments wasn’t hard enough, you also have to capture them in the blink of an eye. Especially in the beginning, that can be very frustrating! Once you shift from finding moments to predicting moments, it gets much easier. This has 3 major advantages for you: 1) More time to compose the shot 2) More […]

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Here are the pros and cons of using LED panels for portraits – DIY Photography

Get the hard film look using LEDs in place of strobes. Also, learn some pros and cons with using the different types of lights.

Other than using continuous lighting for video, some photographers choose to use it for shooting still as well. Jay P. Morgan relies on LED panels for portrait photography from time to time, and in his latest video, he discusses the pros and cons of this approach. There are definitely certain advantages of using LED panels […]

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Pro Photographers with Amateur Gear vs. an Amateur with Pro Gear

Loved watching this video about how important it is for what is behind the camera–you.

The photographers at Mango Street wanted to show that it generally takes more than “pro” camera gear to shoot “pro” photos, so they decided to do a shootou

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How to create strong dynamic portraits using only one light and a beauty dish – DIY Photography

What is a beauty dish for anyway?

The whole “one light” thing always seems to be a popular topic. And it’s not really surprising. Every day new people are getting into flash. Buying just a single light and learning to master it is the usual recommendation. And it’s a great way to start. The next logical step before buying more lights is […]

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