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  • Post-Processing
    Big Beautiful Grain Adds Atmosphere to Images400px image
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    This tutorial turn the common wisdom about noise on its head and show you why we should show noise in images some love.Read More…
  • Nature
    Stéphane de Greef: Combining Nature Photography With DocumentaryStephanegreefthumbnail
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    Inspired by Don McCullin and Piotr Naskrecki, Stéphane de Greef is a forest engineer, cartographer and photographer with a long career in humanitarian work and a passion for bugs and archaeology. He talks to us about his nature photography and documentary work in Cambodia.Read More…
  • Shooting
    Ergonomic Principles and Practice for PhotographersErgonomics of shooting preview
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    It’s easy to unintentionally hurt ourselves when photographing and it’s difficult to shoot when hurt. We can prevent injury by changing our posture and how we carry our equipment. This tutorial presents a mini-program of five exercises to help photographers stretch and tone the parts of our bodies we use the hardest when on a shoot.Read More…
  • Travel Photography
    Choosing Which Camera Kit to Take on HolidayPreview
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    When you're travelling, you want to take all your equipment so that you don't miss out. In this quick tip, I'll help you decide what to pack and what to leave behind.Read More…
  • Night Photography
    Working With Light At NightBridge at night thumb
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    Light at night has infinite variations in colour. In this article, we look at the diversity of light sources as a creative challenge in night photographyRead More…
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    Super Fast Clipping Previews 400px image
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    A super simple super quick and super powerful tip for controlling highlight and shadows in your pictures. Small things can often make a huge difference and once tried this technique you will use on just about every image.Read More…
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    You have until September 30th to grab an annual student subscription at our special price of just $45! Thanks to our friends at PayPal, we’re pleased to bring you this fantastic discount on a Tuts+ Subscription.Read More…
  • Photo Effects
    Creating The Orton Effect in PhotoshopOrton effect
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    Create the stylised watercolour effect made famous by Michael Orton: an out-of-focus, highly saturated look with detail around the edges Read More…
  • Lenses
    New Course: What Every Photographer Should Know About LensesLens
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    If you've ever wondered how lenses work, what makes a good or bad lens, and how to pick the one that's right for the kinds of photos you want to take, this is the course for you.Read More…
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    Getting Started With Adobe Lightroom 5: The Photo WorkflowIntro lr5 preview
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    Lightroom can help you tame your photo collection and get the most from your pictures. This tutorial will show you around Lightrooms basic toolset.Read More…
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    Interested in furthering your education with video courses on code, design, photography, and web design? Get started today with our 14 day free trial!Read More…
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    Get Started as a Photographer With Our New BundleHands on photographyb
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    Do you want to get started as a photographer? This new bundle, Hands-On Photography, gives you everything you need in one convenient place. Across six courses with 11 hours of video, you'll learn everything from how to get started using a flash, through to the essentials of Lightroom and Photoshop.Read More…
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  • Macro series thumb

    Back in the days of film cameras, macro (or micro) photography referred to an image magnification that was 1:1 or greater in relation to the 35mm film frame. Today, most of compact cameras, bridge cameras and DSLRs (entry level to intermediate) have a macro mode.

    Macro photography is a set of techniques that let you focus a little bit closer than usual. Close-up and macro photography is achievable in many ways, even without a dedicated macro lens. In this series of tutorials and articles we explore some of the most popular macro-photography lenses and methods for close-up photography.

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  • Travel photography series

    The prospect of travelling with heavy and valuable photography equipment can be daunting, but the rewards of photographing while you travel are just too much to resist. In this series we explore how to travel smartly and safely, and how to get the most when you're on the road, whether it's for work or for play.

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    A night photograph as any image taken between dusk and dawn, when the sun is completely below the horizon line. In this series we explore some of the most popular night photography themes, including: cityscapes, astrophotography, fireworks and lightning. We also look at how night photographers look the world from a slightly different point of view, provide some great night-photography examples, and go through the techniques you need to make stunning night photos of your own.


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