Photography

Photography Techniques for Landscapes, Portraits, Weddings, and Sports

Enhance your photography skills and learn more about sensor sizes, shooting speeds, lens compatibility, dynamic range and other important photo topics. We cover a wide range of products, from small mirrorless cameras and DSLRs to medium format, tilt-shift lenses, macro photography, LED vs strobe lighting, and more. Discover the best lens for your genre, the smoothest workflow for your set, or how to capture the best poses. This is also a resource for the latest info on photo editing techniques and software. Learn more about exposure blending, color filters, and more.

Using Your Histogram to Make Better Photos

Camera Settings, Photography

Learn what histograms are, how they are used in photography, where to find them in your camera, and how to edit using them....

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How to Photograph the Milky Way

Landscape Photography, Night Photography, Photography • 2 Comments

When and where for shooting the Milky Way in North America as well as a handy tool for getting the right starting exposure every time....

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What is a Macro Lens? Everything You Need to Know as a Beginner

Macro Photography, Photography • One Comment

Discover what a macro lens is and the benefits of using one. Learn shooting tips, including what types of lighting to use....

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What is the Best Sony Mirrorless Camera for You?

4K Cameras, Gear Reviews, Photography, Sony, Videography • 4 Comments

3 amazing full frame Sony mirrorless cameras – but which one is the one you should buy? We dive into a few details to help you decide....

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What Meditation and Macro Photography Have in Common

Macro Photography, Photography

Macro photography is difficult at first and then rewarding and relaxing later. You also spend a lot of time on the ground! How macro is...

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How to Use Your New Camera

Landscape Photography, Night Photography, Photography, Portrait Photography, Street Photography

You just purchased a new camera, or maybe you got one for Christmas. If you are a little overwhelmed by it, here are some tips and...

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The Exposure Triangle Explained for Beginners

Camera Settings, Photography

Learning the exposure triangle – the 3 main settings of ISO, aperture, and shutter speed – will put you on the path toward creating...

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Photo Pills Guide for Sky/Night Photography

Landscape Photography, Night Photography, Photography

A complete guide to using Photo Pills for planning and visualizing your landscapes and nightscapes. Learn key features, see specific...

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How the Canon 90D Compares to 80D and 7D Mark II

Canon, Gear Reviews, Photography • 5 Comments

The Canon 90D improves on both the very popular 80D and the higher-end 7D Mark II. Learn more about the 90D's key features....

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Understanding the Reciprocal Rule in Photography to Take Better Photos

Camera Settings, Photography

Discover what the reciprocal rule is, how to use it when determining your shutter speed, and how it is affected by IS, sensor size, and...

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