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Groundbreaking lens filters featuring automatic wiper blades to wipe water away
Unlock Your Creativity: InFocus Interview Show with Nicole S. Young
Finding infinity: Seven ways to focus on the night stars
My seven favorite accessories and tools for in-studio portraits
Mobile Mondays: Copy your photos from your camera to your phone, without using a computer
Direct your light with this DIY snoot and grid
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Getting started with light painting
Best places for purchasing used camera equipment
2020 Holiday Gift Guide for night photographers
Creating surreal images using tilt effects with LensBaby Edge 35 Optic

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Getting started with light painting

So what is light painting? It’s a photo technique where you take a very long exposure with a moving light source. This ends up creating cool laserlike effects in your image. It is fun, cool and actually pretty easy to

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2020 Holiday Gift Guide for night photographers

As a night photographer, I have different needs than a lot of everyday photographers out there. While we already have an amazing gift guide on Photofocus, I thought I’d make another targeted at us night photographers. Under $25 (stocking stuffers)

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Lensbaby takes you into a new realm of creativity

Lensbaby is a company all about bringing creativity into photography. Taking you beyond the tech side and pushing you past the limitation of your equipment, combining it with a wild, creative side. Doing so allows you to take your photography

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Lens choices for night photography

What lens is good for night photography? It turns out there’s quite a few. And not all of them are crazy expensive. Please note that I am not discussing astrophotography, deep space photography of celestial objects or photos involving an

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Four ways to photograph white backgrounds

Sometimes the simplest things can produce the most results. Sometimes the least expensive things can open up more doors than you ever thought was possible. Sometimes photography feels like magic. White backgrounds are such things. Below, I will be sharing

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