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Joel Grimes – The Story Behind the Photo
Painting In HDR With Snapseed
Shooting Raw on a Smartphone with the LG G4
Great Black and White Images with iOS 8
Deep Red Lips…in Black & White
Creating Perfect Black and White Photographs with onOne
Leica M Monochrom: User Review
Colorize a Black and White Photo in Photoshop
Fearless Full Sun Shooting
Remembering The Zone System for Better Black & Whites
Great Black and White Photography… Did You Miss the Hangout?
Great Black & Whites Yield Great Color, Too

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Great Black and White Images with iOS 8

Editing photos on the native iOS platform has always been lacking in refinement, that is until iOS 8. Apple introduced a photo editor that was a one touch simple editor with a second layer of editing control that allows for

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Deep Red Lips…in Black & White

I get excited about black and white portraits, and it’s amazing how much color they really hold. Each color in a portrait is translated into a tone of grey, and we can control those tones to affect the richness of

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Leica M Monochrom: User Review

First things first; this is not a technical user review. Anyone can look up facts about the nuts and bolts of this (or any) camera, therefore I’m not going to waste time with that. I’m concerned with the user experience,

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Colorize a Black and White Photo in Photoshop

Take a ‘boring’ black and white photo, and give it some color in Photoshop! This tutorial covers selection methods, Adjustment Layers, and Layer Masks, all of which will help you in your photo editing. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r68BN6Mx6es] Disclaimer: This is just one

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Fearless Full Sun Shooting

Shooting in the full midday sun can present creative challenges to any photographer. The high position and brightness of the sun projects an even downward cast, leaving an exposure void of the depth and dynamic range we’re accustomed to in

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Great Black & Whites Yield Great Color, Too

Nikon D800, 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 VR lens @ 170mm, f/9, 1/200s, ISO 200. As you’ll see in the video below, the finishing touches for a black and white image often makes the color version of the same image look terrific, too.

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Leica M Monochrom

Leica M Monochrom: User Review

First things first; this is not a technical user review. Anyone can look up facts about the nuts and bolts of this (or any) camera, therefore I’m not going to waste time with that. I’m concerned with the user experience,

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ColorizeVideo

Colorize a Black and White Photo in Photoshop

Take a ‘boring’ black and white photo, and give it some color in Photoshop! This tutorial covers selection methods, Adjustment Layers, and Layer Masks, all of which will help you in your photo editing. [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r68BN6Mx6es] Disclaimer: This is just one

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Fearless Full Sun Shooting

Shooting in the full midday sun can present creative challenges to any photographer. The high position and brightness of the sun projects an even downward cast, leaving an exposure void of the depth and dynamic range we’re accustomed to in

Read More
BWCOLOR-002

Great Black & Whites Yield Great Color, Too

Nikon D800, 28-300mm f/3.5-5.6 VR lens @ 170mm, f/9, 1/200s, ISO 200. As you’ll see in the video below, the finishing touches for a black and white image often makes the color version of the same image look terrific, too.

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Diane Arbus | A Photographer You Should Know

Every weekend we spotlight a photographer who’s work has impacted the industry. Diane Arbus (19231971) was an American photographer and writer. Her specialty was black and white photography. She produced square photos of deviant and marginal people or of people

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How to Get Black and White Photos That Pop

There was a time all photos were made in black & white. Even when I started my days of photojournalism, we primarily shot, developed, and printed in black and white. Now the default is color and we have to adjust

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