How to Selectively Expand the Background of Your Photo


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How to Selectively Expand the Background of Your Photo

Who hasn’t had a photo that you wanted to print or post, but it wasn’t quite the proportion that you needed? Even if you’re not a Photoshop guru, Photoshop’s Content-Aware Scale feature can help stretch a photo to fit perfectly without disturbing your subject.

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5 Quick Tips for Photographing Sand Dunes With Michael Shainblum


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5 Quick Tips for Photographing Sand Dunes With Michael Shainblum

Michael Shainblum creates some breathtaking landscape work and is kind enough to share his knowledge with those looking to up their game. Watch this video for some helpful tips on capturing one of his favorite subjects, the challenging yet beautiful sand dunes.

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Is This the Quickest Way to Improve Your Photography?


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Is This the Quickest Way to Improve Your Photography?

It sounds counterintuitive, but heading out without your camera more often will make you a better photographer and not for the reasons you may immediately think.

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How to Create Drama in Your Landscapes With Natural Colors


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How to Create Drama in Your Landscapes With Natural Colors

Sometimes all a shot needs to go from average to good (or beyond) is the right color. This video will teach you how one landscape photographer does it.

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How to Give Skin a Golden Glow Using Photoshop


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How to Give Skin a Golden Glow Using Photoshop

Giving skin a nice golden glow can be a great finishing touch on a portrait to put the image over the top. This fantastic video tutorial will show you how to add the effect to a portrait using Photoshop.

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How to Easily Make a 200 Megapixels Photo With Any Camera


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How to Easily Make a 200 Megapixels Photo With Any Camera

There is a megapixel race going on in the camera industry but you can rather easily make huge and highly detailed photos with lower megapixel cameras using this simple technique.

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Hiking on Your Own for Landscape Photography


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Hiking on Your Own for Landscape Photography

Instead of waiting around for friends, or groups to go out on a photo walk, why not take matters into your own hands and try hiking alone to capture landscapes. After all, without anyone else around you can make the decision on when to shoot, and when to pack up.

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‘Moments in Time’ Sends a Subtle Message That No Photographer Should Miss


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‘Moments in Time’ Sends a Subtle Message That No Photographer Should Miss

This travel photography series definitely speaks volumes beyond just travel and photography.

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‘Moments in Time’ Photo Editing Breakdown


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'Moments in Time' Photo Editing Breakdown

In the latest episode of “Moments in Time” in the Philippines, I traveled to Legazpi along with Win Magsino to capture images of Mt. Mayon, a very beautiful and iconic volcano on the island of Luzon. In this post, I will take a more in-depth look at the post-processing that went into creating the final image.

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How to Take Amazing Landscape Photos When You Live in a “Boring” Landscape


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How to Take Amazing Landscape Photos When You Live in a “Boring” Landscape

Landscape photography is fun and exciting when the landscape in front of you is grand and epic, but what do you do when the landscape is flat and boring?

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5 Editing Tricks That Will Transform Any Landscape Photo


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5 Editing Tricks That Will Transform Any Landscape Photo

Editing landscapes can revolutionize an image that didn’t quite pan out how you had intended, or bring out all the best features that did. Here are five tips that can dramatically improve your landscapes.

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Do You Have a Bucket List Photo?


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Do You Have a Bucket List Photo?

Do you have a bucket list shot — a photo that you have always wanted to take? This great video follows a photographer as he gets to take a shot on his own personal bucket list.

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Elia Locardi’s ‘Moments in Time’ Season 2 Is Almost Here


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Elia Locardi's 'Moments in Time' Season 2 Is Almost Here

Are you ready for the new season of “Moments in Time?”

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How to Edit Your Comet NEOWISE Astrophotos


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How to Edit Your Comet NEOWISE Astrophotos

Comet NEOWISE has been hanging around in night skies around the world for a little while now, and most photographers who have been blessed with clear skies have captured at least one shot of the comet. Beyond getting a good exposure, how do you process your astro shots for the best effect? In this tutorial, I’ll show you how I edit mine.

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The Power of Moving 12 Inches


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The Power of Moving 12 Inches

Photographers are obsessed with improving their work through new gear purchases, extra lighting, and better retouching, but there’s one trick that’s often overlooked: the power of moving 12 inches.

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How to, When to, and Why You Should Make Photographs Black and White


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How to, When to, and Why You Should Make Photographs Black and White

Just about every photographer experiences those moments where they decide their photograph would be better suited monochromatic. How and when to convert it can make a critical difference.

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What I Learned Shooting the Neowise Comet


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What I Learned Shooting the Neowise Comet

I strive to capture moments in time with my photography, and one thing I like is once in a lifetime or very rare moments. The Neowise comet (aka C/2020 F3 NEOWISE) is one of those moments that won’t happen again for about another 6,800 years.

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Landscape Photography Advice: Stop Focusing on Gear and Specs


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During the global lockdown, many landscape photographers who would normally be traveling the world and leading workshops have found themselves cooped up at home. Away from their element on location and with an abundance of free time, they’ve joined the online circuit of photography webinars, panels and interviews.

For people still refining their own approach to photography, it’s been great to hear their stories. To learn how masters of the craft created their best work. How they returned time and time again for the perfect light. How they framed the scene just so. To step inside their head and better

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Planning, Photographing, and Editing a Telephoto Lens Comet Neowise Photo


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Planning, Photographing, and Editing a Telephoto Lens Comet Neowise Photo

Comet Neowise is probably going to be the most positive event of 2020, so here is how I immortalized this beautiful phenomenon.

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A Simple Way to Photograph Comet NEOWISE


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A Simple Way to Photograph Comet NEOWISE

If you have not realized it yet, Comet NEOWISE is on the night sky. This is a big event for astrophotographers and photography enthusiasts alike.

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