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Creating Better Sun-Flared Images with Photomatix Pro
Have you struggled to make a great image when shooting into the sun? Our cameras can't see the dynamic range...
The 411 on Lens Hoods
I often see photographers misusing an important piece of gear, and it's one of the simplest tools in your bag....
Keep the Color in Your Lens Flare with Flash
Depending on what school of thought you come from there are a few rules that we're going to break in...
How I Used Random Household Objects to Add Flare to My Photos
My daughters love knick knacks, things that lay all over my floors and objects that instantly creep up to clog...
Combining Starbursts and HDR
Using HDR in the image below allowed me to reveal the details of the machinery as well as the colors...
Wanna Add Pop to your Pictures? Try a Starburst
When I started making pictures, my day job took me all over the world and I ended up with lots...
Want Better Photos or Video? Avoid Lens Flares
While the sun is generally incredibly useful to photographers, it can occasionally be annoying. If the sun hits your lens...

The 411 on Lens Hoods

I often see photographers misusing an important piece of gear, and it’s one of the simplest tools in your bag. Many lenses come with a lens hood, and right now I’ll show you why you have it and why you

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Combining Starbursts and HDR

Using HDR in the image below allowed me to reveal the details of the machinery as well as the colors of the sky. I shot the image using 14-24mm lens at f/11. Editors Note: This post builds upon Levi’s earlier

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Want Better Photos or Video? Avoid Lens Flares

While the sun is generally incredibly useful to photographers, it can occasionally be annoying. If the sun hits your lens at an undesirable angle, you can end up with spots or flares that ruin a shot. Flares generally take on

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Combining Starbursts and HDR

Using HDR in the image below allowed me to reveal the details of the machinery as well as the colors of the sky. I shot the image using 14-24mm lens at f/11. Editors Note: This post builds upon Levi’s earlier

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Want Better Photos or Video? Avoid Lens Flares

While the sun is generally incredibly useful to photographers, it can occasionally be annoying. If the sun hits your lens at an undesirable angle, you can end up with spots or flares that ruin a shot. Flares generally take on

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