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Portrait Tips: Shuffle the subject
Yesterday I made 2665 portraits. I didn't have that many subjects, but that's how many pictures I took of several...
Adding drama to family action shots with Aurora HDR
The dramatic effect of HDR is not just for landscapes. You can boost the drama to make a striking, atmospheric...
Portrait Tips: One light on black
I answered the phone, and it was my buddy, Gary. He said, "Hey, Levi. I've got a great idea." Now,...
Creating dramatic desert photography
Photographing deserts can be challenging. The color can be dull, and there might not be much action taking place. So...
Portrait Tips: Dramatic Light Made Simple
A simple and impactful way to make a portrait is to position your subject next to a window and in...
Want Drama? Shoot With The Light
I often spend a lot of time at a wedding wrestling with light. Different sources, color temperatures, intensities are all...
Shoot Less. Think More.
When you're shooting pro athletes, don't expect to get a lot of time. You can either panic or embrace it....

Portrait Tips: Shuffle the subject

Yesterday I made 2665 portraits. I didn’t have that many subjects, but that’s how many pictures I took of several people, which is a ton. I’m not bragging about how many I made — I’m just trying to wrap my

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Portrait Tips: One light on black

I answered the phone, and it was my buddy, Gary. He said, “Hey, Levi. I’ve got a great idea.” Now, you should know that I’m always up for an adventure, and Gary and I have had a lot of them.

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Creating dramatic desert photography

Photographing deserts can be challenging. The color can be dull, and there might not be much action taking place. So how do you take your desert photographs to the next level? In this video, Serge Ramelli photographs the Desert of

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Portrait Tips: Dramatic Light Made Simple

A simple and impactful way to make a portrait is to position your subject next to a window and in front of a dark background. With the proper exposure, your subject’s face will stand out starkly against the dark background

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Want Drama? Shoot With The Light

I often spend a lot of time at a wedding wrestling with light. Different sources, color temperatures, intensities are all over. Often, I find I like to shoot into the light to create a dreamy, open, bright feeling to my

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Simeon Rice photographed by Brian Smith for ESPN

Shoot Less. Think More.

When you’re shooting pro athletes, don’t expect to get a lot of time. You can either panic or embrace it. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were in the midst of a Super Bowl run when ESPN the Magazine sent me to

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Creating dramatic desert photography

Photographing deserts can be challenging. The color can be dull, and there might not be much action taking place. So how do you take your desert photographs to the next level? In this video, Serge Ramelli photographs the Desert of

Read More

Portrait Tips: Dramatic Light Made Simple

A simple and impactful way to make a portrait is to position your subject next to a window and in front of a dark background. With the proper exposure, your subject’s face will stand out starkly against the dark background

Read More

Want Drama? Shoot With The Light

I often spend a lot of time at a wedding wrestling with light. Different sources, color temperatures, intensities are all over. Often, I find I like to shoot into the light to create a dreamy, open, bright feeling to my

Read More
Simeon Rice photographed by Brian Smith for ESPN

Shoot Less. Think More.

When you’re shooting pro athletes, don’t expect to get a lot of time. You can either panic or embrace it. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were in the midst of a Super Bowl run when ESPN the Magazine sent me to

Read More

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