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Portrait Tips: How to photograph people on snow
When people play in the snow they always have fun. It often ends in tears, but there's always a lot...
The Sunday Shutter: December 22, 2019
We're starting a brand-new weekly feature here at Photofocus, highlighting some of the best content for photographers that we've found...
Let it snow with textures and blend modes
As the snow begins to fall (like it is as I'm typing this), I always like to go back and...
Weekly Wrap-Up: February 24-March 2, 2019
The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published during the week on Photofocus. This week we posted articles on making photographs...
Looking at how to photograph in the snow
Snow can create some beautiful winter scenes, but it can also be difficult to photograph. In this video from LinkedIn...
Weekly Wrap-Up: January 13-19, 2019
The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published this week on Photofocus. This week, we learned about beauty standards, creating a...
Making your own snow scene
Recently I worked with a team of fellow creatives on an “Ice Queen” character concept and photoshoot. Since snow is...
How to photograph sledding (comprehensive)
Wanna have some fun this winter? Go photograph kids sledding. When your subjects are having fun, you're sure to have...
Photographer of the Day: Kristian Bjornstad
Category: Outdoor Photographer: Kristian Bjornstad Photo: “Winter Wonderland 7” Living in the Northeast, I love this time of year. Bring...
How to create realistic snow in Photoshop
The problem with snow added in post-production is that it looks fake more often than not. That's a shame because...

The Sunday Shutter: December 22, 2019

We’re starting a brand-new weekly feature here at Photofocus, highlighting some of the best content for photographers that we’ve found on the web. Stay tuned every Sunday for more of our favorites! Meet the NYT photog Trump calls “a genius”

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Let it snow with textures and blend modes

As the snow begins to fall (like it is as I’m typing this), I always like to go back and look at my past winter photographs. Not because I love photographing out in the winter tundra, below-zero wind chills that

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Photofocus weekly wrap-up February 24-March 2,2019.

Weekly Wrap-Up: February 24-March 2, 2019

The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published during the week on Photofocus. This week we posted articles on making photographs in falling snow and from a moving train, a technical look at external graphics cards, thoughts on why landscape photographers

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Looking at how to photograph in the snow

Snow can create some beautiful winter scenes, but it can also be difficult to photograph. In this video from LinkedIn Learning, photographer Justin Reznick shows us best practices for photographing in the frozen tundra.  Looking at how to photograph

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Weekly Wrap-Up: January 13-19, 2019

The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published this week on Photofocus. This week, we learned about beauty standards, creating a snow scene, using Lume Cubes with holiday lights, selling photography online, people in architecture and mobile sync with ACDSee.

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Making your own snow scene

Recently I worked with a team of fellow creatives on an “Ice Queen” character concept and photoshoot. Since snow is in pretty short supply in sunny Florida, to create the snow covered photo set we envisioned required much brainstorming, research and experimentation. While we could have resorted to a more Photoshop based approach, creating snow effects on the computer, we wanted to get as much of the winter effect in camera in one shot as possible.

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How to photograph sledding (comprehensive)

Wanna have some fun this winter? Go photograph kids sledding. When your subjects are having fun, you’re sure to have fun, too. It’s a great excuse to get out and make pictures and keep your eye sharp through the winter.

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Photographer of the Day: Kristian Bjornstad

Category: Outdoor Photographer: Kristian Bjornstad Photo: “Winter Wonderland 7” Living in the Northeast, I love this time of year. Bring on the snow! Nothing changes an ordinary scene into a magical wonderland like a fresh coat of snow. It changes

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How to create realistic snow in Photoshop

The problem with snow added in post-production is that it looks fake more often than not. That’s a shame because creating realistic snow is much easier than people would think. Listen to the Canadian girl and keep on reading to know once

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Photofocus weekly wrap-up February 24-March 2,2019.

Weekly Wrap-Up: February 24-March 2, 2019

The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published during the week on Photofocus. This week we posted articles on making photographs in falling snow and from a moving train, a technical look at external graphics cards, thoughts on why landscape photographers

Read More

Looking at how to photograph in the snow

Snow can create some beautiful winter scenes, but it can also be difficult to photograph. In this video from LinkedIn Learning, photographer Justin Reznick shows us best practices for photographing in the frozen tundra.  Looking at how to photograph

Read More

Weekly Wrap-Up: January 13-19, 2019

The Weekly Wrap-up compiles interesting articles published this week on Photofocus. This week, we learned about beauty standards, creating a snow scene, using Lume Cubes with holiday lights, selling photography online, people in architecture and mobile sync with ACDSee.

Read More

Making your own snow scene

Recently I worked with a team of fellow creatives on an “Ice Queen” character concept and photoshoot. Since snow is in pretty short supply in sunny Florida, to create the snow covered photo set we envisioned required much brainstorming, research and experimentation. While we could have resorted to a more Photoshop based approach, creating snow effects on the computer, we wanted to get as much of the winter effect in camera in one shot as possible.

Read More

How to photograph sledding (comprehensive)

Wanna have some fun this winter? Go photograph kids sledding. When your subjects are having fun, you’re sure to have fun, too. It’s a great excuse to get out and make pictures and keep your eye sharp through the winter.

Read More

Photographer of the Day: Kristian Bjornstad

Category: Outdoor Photographer: Kristian Bjornstad Photo: “Winter Wonderland 7” Living in the Northeast, I love this time of year. Bring on the snow! Nothing changes an ordinary scene into a magical wonderland like a fresh coat of snow. It changes

Read More

How to create realistic snow in Photoshop

The problem with snow added in post-production is that it looks fake more often than not. That’s a shame because creating realistic snow is much easier than people would think. Listen to the Canadian girl and keep on reading to know once

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Photographer of the Day: martijnvdnat

Category: Snow Photographer: martijnvdnat Photo: “Winter In Weipoort” I love the tones here — it just screams winter! By putting the snow and ice in the foreground, you really get to see a lot of the textures present. It’s just

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Photographer of the Day: Lauri Novak

Category: Snow Photographer: Lauri Novak Photo: “Arctic Ice & Mountains” Lauri’s photograph of the icebergs around the Spitsbergen archipelago in Norway is perfect, highlighting the movement that winter creates in the water. With the snow-covered mountains in the background, this is

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Photographer of the Day: Sandra Jordan

Category: Snow Photographer: Sandra Jordan Photo: “Snow Alone” I love, love, love this photograph, showing a lonely tree in Austria. The lighting here is spot-on, showing a subtle shadow of the tree against the perfectly white snow. The composition just makes

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