Imagine holding in your hands the memories you’ve caught on camera. All nicely together in one book. Print photos from your vacation or your wedding for yourself or your loved ones, and create your own professional-quality photo book.
Every photographer was a beginner once, unless they’re a beginner right now. Every photographer has their style and their angle, but in general beginners share a lot of similar habits that could be called mistakes. Maybe you’re making some of them?
I’m going to take stock today of some of the things I am most thankful for – with a bit of a photographic spin on them.
The great thing about being a photographer is that you can give your loved ones gifts that truly delight. Because who wouldn’t appreciate a printed version of their memories, or something beautiful from you that you (almost) created yourself? Immortalize your photos and make those your gift. You have several possibilities.
In 2013, the Oxford Dictionary declared “selfie” the word of the year. The selfie is in short the photographic phenomenon of our age. But people, and artists especially, have been doing self-portraits since long before the birth of that word, or even the birth of photography.
When you’re photographing somebody, do they always have to look into the lens? Why not try a different view—perhaps the opposite view. We’ll be exploring one way to pull that off, via a simple but well-taken landscape photograph that stands out both in its view of the landscape and in its composition and colors.
TIME magazine has put together what they are calling 100 Photographs: The Most Influential Images of All Time and the countdown begins in the November 17th issue.
Intuitively you probably have a general idea of what layers are for—but can you work with them well? If you’re not sure, then read on to learn the basics and read practical tips for their everyday use.
No more walking the mountaintops waiting for better weather! You’ll find scenes for macro photography everywhere around you—or you can create them on your own. Miniature abstract compositions don’t demand any complicated ideas, and yet they can still be a delight to the eyes.
Horses are among the most elegant animals, and so they end up in photos often. That makes it hard to find a unique and interesting take on horse photography. Light itself can be a great help here, if you know how to handle it.