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How I use the new Aurora HDR 2019 for NON-landscape photography
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How to Step Up Your Boxing Photography Game
Why Your “Lightweight” Gear Works for Heavy Weight Pictures
How to Step Up Your CrossFit Photography Game
My First Aurora HDR 2018 Experience
The Secret for Posing a Team Photo
Photographer of the Day: Allan Jones
How to Shoot an Intense Sports Portraits
Don’t Forget to Shoot Extra Portait Elements
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How to Step Up Your CrossFit Photography Game

Sports is an exciting yet intricate field of photography. CrossFit is perhaps one of the most exciting of all. I’ve been specializing in this amazing sport for over two years. I finally decided to gather my thoughts on the subject. Here

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My First Aurora HDR 2018 Experience

I just got a new software that I couldn’t wait to try it with different shots. What does it do? How do I feel working in this brand new environment? Here are the thoughts on my hands-on with my first

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Photographer of the Day: Allan Jones

Category: Sports Photograph: Allan Jones “Lindsay Harris” With sports portraiture, it’s all about capturing emotion without the action. Allan’s photo of physique competitor Lindsay Harris does exactly that. By using a dark lighting scheme and black background, Allan creates a

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Get Started in Sports Photography for Free

Sports Portraits: Essentials with Vanelli This course is free until 7/1/17. How do you create sports portraits that capture the prowess and competitive spirits of athletes, young and old? Robert Vanelli shows how to light, shoot, and edit sports portraits

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A 100% Free Course on Sports Photography

Sports Portraits: Essentials with Vanelli This course is free until 7/1/17. How do you create sports portraits that capture the prowess and competitive spirits of athletes, young and old? Robert Vanelli shows how to light, shoot, and edit sports portraits

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Free Course on Sports Photography

Sports Portraits: Essentials with Vanelli This course is free until 7/1/17. How do you create sports portraits that capture the prowess and competitive spirits of athletes, young and old? Robert Vanelli shows how to light, shoot, and edit sports portraits

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Get Started in Sports Photography for Free

Sports Portraits: Essentials with Vanelli This course is free until 7/1/17. How do you create sports portraits that capture the prowess and competitive spirits of athletes, young and old? Robert Vanelli shows how to light, shoot, and edit sports portraits

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Update the Sports Grit Look: Add Dirt

The secret ingredient to produce the sports-grit look is to light the subject with harsh light. Harsh light produces strong shadows for a powerful photo. It sculptures the subject in such a way that when applying the Lightroom preset, the

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Get the perfect crop with CompositionAI

With CompositionAI in the new LuminarAI, you can get the perfect copy and fix perspective issues in no time flat. Photofocus publisher Rich Harrington shows you how to get things done. Save on LuminarAI and get our free Boot Camp

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Avoiding memory card chaos

As photographers, we often take for granted one of the most important pieces of equipment we can invest in — memory cards. Whether you use CF or SD cards, there’s some simple things to remember in order to avoid card failure.

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Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure with Kevin Ames

Exposure Tactics: Mastering exposure

This Exposure Tactics post explains what a “technically proper” exposure is and how to get there. Remember I said technically proper, not creatively right. The three photos above are with different exposures. Each one brings out a different feeling or

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Mind Your Own Business: New year, new plans!

Welcome to Mind Your Own Business, the podcast that helps photographers improve their business and their lives! Today Skip and I have a detailed discussion about what photographers can do to make 2021 (and 2022, actually) better than ever. “Growth

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Going wide with 24mm for street photography

For many photographers, 35mm is the ideal focal length for street photography. However, if you’ve ever been curious about wide you can go with your choice of lenses for this genre, the quick video above by Pierre Lambert will give

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