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Understanding exposure: The shutter speed setting
Exposure is the process of choosing the correct settings on your camera to produce a picture that "looks right;" not...
Photographer of the Day: Dan Schneider
Category: Sports Photography Photograph:"Rush Hour" by Dan Schneider Dan gives a different take on what we think of as "rush hour," showcasing...
Mirrorless Camera Maniac: Instantly Magnify Your Tripod
Here I go again, touting the advantages of mirrorless cameras. The thing is if you're into landscape and nature photography...
Adobe Launches New Photoshop Elements 15 and Premiere Elements 15
Adobe has just released Photoshop Elements 15 and Premiere Elements 15, the latest updates to their consumer versions of the...
Using Shutter Speed Creatively To Blur Your Image
Using shutter speed to create a blur in your images is one of many tools in your photography toolbox. Here are some...
Photographer of the Day: Rob Dweck
Category: Nature Photographer: Rob Dweck Title: Migration 3 With fast-moving animals, a wildlife photographer must make a conscious choice: freeze...
Blurry Pictures Feel More Genuine, and Photoshop Can Help
Editor's Note: Don't miss this week's free event on when to jump from Lightroom to Photoshop. For some reason, people...
Adding Shallow Depth of Field in Photoshop
In this tutorial, I'm going to show you how to add a shallow depth of field effect to a landscape...
Using Panning to Add Motion To Your Photos
If you're like me, you're constantly trying to think of different ways to infuse creativity within your photos. This is...
Getting started with long exposure photography and ND filters
Ever since moving to the Pacific Northwest, I definitely have had my fair share of photographing waterfalls. In fact, I...
Creating A Tilt Shift Effect Using Snapseed On Your Mobile Device
It goes without saying that one of the chief goals as a photographer is to clearly convey what the subject...
Blur Your Background Elements in Photoshop
In this tutorial, learn how to easily blur the background behind your transparent elements in Photoshop. This is perfect when...

Photographer of the Day: Dan Schneider

Category: Sports Photography Photograph:“Rush Hour” by Dan Schneider Dan gives a different take on what we think of as “rush hour,” showcasing runners in the early morning as they race by. Dan captures the runners in an artistic way not usually seen

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Using Shutter Speed Creatively To Blur Your Image

Using shutter speed to create a blur in your images is one of many tools in your photography toolbox. Here are some techniques to consider: 1.     Panning. When panning, as you press down the shutter release button you follow the motion of your subject with

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Migration 3 by Rob-Dweck

Photographer of the Day: Rob Dweck

Category: Nature Photographer: Rob Dweck Title: Migration 3 With fast-moving animals, a wildlife photographer must make a conscious choice: freeze or blur. Freeze delivers tack sharp images; blur delivers abstract images. Both are powerful and evocative, but most photographers seem

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Adding Shallow Depth of Field in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to add a shallow depth of field effect to a landscape photograph using the Tilt-Shift Blur Filter in Adobe Photoshop, and then refine it with layer masking. This effect works best

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Using Panning to Add Motion To Your Photos

If you’re like me, you’re constantly trying to think of different ways to infuse creativity within your photos. This is especially true if I’m returning to a place that I’ve photography at many times before. Your goal is to be

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Blur Your Background Elements in Photoshop

In this tutorial, learn how to easily blur the background behind your transparent elements in Photoshop. This is perfect when designing website mockups! [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rxiGCUHtTQ] Disclaimer: This is just one way to blur elements in Photoshop. For more tutorials go to

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Using Shutter Speed Creatively To Blur Your Image

Using shutter speed to create a blur in your images is one of many tools in your photography toolbox. Here are some techniques to consider: 1.     Panning. When panning, as you press down the shutter release button you follow the motion of your subject with

Read More
Migration 3 by Rob-Dweck

Photographer of the Day: Rob Dweck

Category: Nature Photographer: Rob Dweck Title: Migration 3 With fast-moving animals, a wildlife photographer must make a conscious choice: freeze or blur. Freeze delivers tack sharp images; blur delivers abstract images. Both are powerful and evocative, but most photographers seem

Read More

Adding Shallow Depth of Field in Photoshop

In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to add a shallow depth of field effect to a landscape photograph using the Tilt-Shift Blur Filter in Adobe Photoshop, and then refine it with layer masking. This effect works best

Read More

Using Panning to Add Motion To Your Photos

If you’re like me, you’re constantly trying to think of different ways to infuse creativity within your photos. This is especially true if I’m returning to a place that I’ve photography at many times before. Your goal is to be

Read More

Blur Your Background Elements in Photoshop

In this tutorial, learn how to easily blur the background behind your transparent elements in Photoshop. This is perfect when designing website mockups! [youtube=https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5rxiGCUHtTQ] Disclaimer: This is just one way to blur elements in Photoshop. For more tutorials go to

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Enhancing Motion with Pan & Zoom Blur

Outdoor events can be challenging to capture in a way that is meaningful, or that equals the experience from a competitor’s perspective. Aside from the well-deserved physical rewards, event sports like mountain bike racing and endurance running (etc) can be

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