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Creative ways to capture the fall harvest
Portrait Tips: Two tips to help normal people look great
Light painting 101: Three steps to creating long shadows at an abandoned waterpark entrance
A simple, quick off-camera light solution when you’re on-the-go
Off-camera flash: Four rechargeable strobes that won’t break the bank
Creating a product photography set
Light painting 101: Illuminating a piano in a creepy abandoned mental hospital
Light painting 101: Five steps to light painting an Old West gas station
Shaping background light with the Impact Background Reflector
Portrait Tips: Throw it all out the window!
Portrait Tips: Slow down, set up, shoot
Food photography tip: Make your subject stand out with light

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Creating a product photography set

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Portrait Tips: Throw it all out the window!

I’m participating in a photo contest today. It started on Friday. The entries must all be photographed, printed, framed and presented by Wednesday at noon. Oh, and they have to be made only in the valley I live in. It’s

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Portrait Tips: Slow down, set up, shoot

It seems like you’re always under pressure to make pictures quickly. If it’s newborns, it’s hurry up before she wakes up. At weddings, it’s hurry up because the bride was three hours late. With families, it’s hurry up because Dad

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pens_cropped_producy_photo_P8030559_2560p

Creating a product photography set

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Read More
Window Levi Sim-1

Portrait Tips: Throw it all out the window!

I’m participating in a photo contest today. It started on Friday. The entries must all be photographed, printed, framed and presented by Wednesday at noon. Oh, and they have to be made only in the valley I live in. It’s

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Set up then shoot Levi Sim-1

Portrait Tips: Slow down, set up, shoot

It seems like you’re always under pressure to make pictures quickly. If it’s newborns, it’s hurry up before she wakes up. At weddings, it’s hurry up because the bride was three hours late. With families, it’s hurry up because Dad

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How I got the shot: The red tulips

I recently set about capturing some images of my Mother’s Day flowers. It’s something I do every year, it’s a lovely keepsake, long after the flowers have withered and died. Taking them out to the studio and captured something simple

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