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A Short Survey On Lighting

We were approached about a pretty cool project… help design the lighting solutions that photographers need going forward. A big research company reached out to us and wants to hear from professional, semiprofessional, and advanced enthusiasts about how you light

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Get Your Questions in for the Next Q&A Podcast

Now’s your chance, we’re getting ready to record several Question & Answer podcasts. Ask whatever photography question you always wanted to know. What burning question do you need an answer to? What technical or artistic issue has you stumped? Just

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Want to Dig Into Lightroom?

If you want to dig deep into Lightroom, we’ve got an easy and free solution. Don’t miss the Photofocus Lightroom Learning Center. Here you’ll find a collection of some of our most popular tutorials, podcasts, and hangouts. All for free!

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Question of the Week | Your Next Camera

At Photofocus we like to know more about our readers. It helps us match up the perfect tutorials and reviews for you. This week, we’d like to know what format your next camera purchase is going to be.

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Question of the Week — Computer Choice

From time to time, we like to know more about our audience. This helps us create better tutorials and know the challenges you face. This week’s question is on computers. Please choose the platforms you use (multiple choices is okay).

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Straighten, rotate or flip a photo in Lightroom

Note: This post is from our book Develop Great Images in Lightroom (available on iBookstore & Scribd). A crooked photo can be downright distracting (unless you really wanted it that way of course). Fortunately Lightroom makes it easy to fix

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These photos are controversial? Give me a break …

By now you have probably read about the that’s-not-the-cover-photo-we-agreed-on uproar on Photofocus, social media, on TV and on newspaper websites. Read The New York Times critic’s notebook. This is such a non-story that I am having a difficult time believing

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Dreaming of California in retro pastel hues

Nostalgia is a major creative driver and source of inspiration for many photographers, especially today. As travel restrictions due to the pandemic continue, many of us are compelled to look back at some of our most memorable and scenic travels.

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Long exposure tricks: Use a low camera angle

While there has yet to be a true “dump” of snow in West Michigan, I went back and looked at some older photos recently, pulling up this photograph from Fallasburg Bridge in Lowell, MI. Utilizing a NiSi 10-stop neutral density

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11 tips to take better portraits, part one

Portrait photography is getting more and more popular professionally, with photographers using high-tech gear such as DSLR and mirrorless cameras to achieve stunning results. But even the ordinary person can use their smartphone or an entry-level camera to create portraits

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