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  • Business
    Is Your Photo Practice Ready to Grow? Find Your Cost of Doing BusinessBen lucas cost of doing business preview
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    Building a profitable photo or video business can be hard. Before you can price yourself without pulling numbers out of thin air, you have to know what your cost of doing business is so you can price yourself profitably.Read More…
  • News
    New Opportunity for Freelance Writers at Envato StudioStudio
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    Are you a freelance writer? Are you looking to get more business? If so, read on to find out more about a new opportunity at Envato Studio.Read More…
  • Product Photography
    How to Create High-Key Macro Photos With Axial LightingHigh key macro preview
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    Shooting with high-key lighting creates a photograph with a pleasant, happy mood. It creates a brightly lit subject against a light background that makes your subject look upbeat. However, shooting with high-key lighting requires a few techniques and in this tutorial I’ll show you how to modify your light to create a bright, open picture.Read More…
  • Adobe Photoshop
    Want Better Color? Use Neutral Gray Themes in Adobe Photoshop and LightroomNeutral ps bg logo daniel sone
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    It's a well-known fact that the environment affects our perception of color. This extends into your software's workspace as well. Working in a neutral grey environment is a good idea when color-correcting your images. It'll improve your accuracy even if your monitor isn't calibrated. Here's how to create and use a neutral grey workspace and why it's good.Read More…
  • Compression
    How to Export JPGs for the Web from Adobe Photoshop LightroomUntitled 3
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    How to find the sweet spot when exporting between image quality and file size to make your images load quickly.Read More…
  • Photo Editing
    Diptychs and Triptychs: Playing with Photo Stories and Unexpected CombinationsPreview
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    These words come from the Greek meaning two or three fold. This usually referred to a work of art that was divided into sections and hinged together but has come to be something that is widely used in photography and the art world. Many modern artists have created pieces that were designed to be displayed together and the diptych and triptych have become very popular story telling devices.Read More…
  • Instagram
    The Complete Guide to Instagram for Professional PhotographersInstagram thumb s?height=300&width=300
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    Whether you want to use your DSLR exclusively or are open to taking spontaneous photos with your phone's camera, Instagram is a useful tool for sharing photos, finding inspiration, and promoting your photography business. It now has over 300 million users so there’s no shortage of powerhouse creatives, potential collaborators, and prospective clients within reach.Read More…
  • Noise Reduction
    How to Reduce Noise in Pictures With Adobe Photoshop LightroomTuts sone lr nr logo
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    Reducing noise in your images is an important part of your post-production workflow, especially if you're a high-ISO shooter. Good noise reduction technique is a great way to improve your images before presenting them to your client. Let's take a look at the ways you can reduce noise in Adobe Lightroom 5 to create cleaner images, even at high ISO.Read More…
  • Black and White Conversion
    High-Contrast Black and White with Lookfilter Presets in Adobe Photoshop LightroomPreview
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    Lightroom has become an incredibly powerful raw procesor, but getting a consistent look can be a bit tough. Presets can make it really quick and easy to create powerful images with a look that's all your own. In this tutorial we show how to use Lookfilter's presets to create a high contrast black and white conversion.Read More…
  • Travel Photography
    The Travel Photographer: More Than a Camera-Toting Tourist Preview
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    As photographers, we often holiday in places where we’ll find photographic interest. For some this is sweeping landscapes, for others, abandoned decay. Whatever our preferences, sometimes we can forget that these foreign soils are somebody else’s home or life; so what do we do when we arrive somewhere where the economy is in decline? Where there are homeless on the streets and crumbling buildings on every corner. This article looks at ways to document your travels place whilst being safe and respectful.Read More…
  • Video
    New Course: Lean Video ProductionVideoproduction
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    Lean Video Production is all about getting the very best film-making results with fewer resources and a lighter crew. If you are a solo operator or part of a small team, this course will help you build a smart production style that is fast, light, flexible, and effective.Read More…
  • Photography
    Andy Mallalieu, Web Designer: Imagery Can Make or Break a Project Cover 1
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    In this interview we catch up with Manchester-based web designer Andy Mallalieu from agency NineSixty to discuss how he engages with photography when working on new web projects. This interview is part of our ongoing series, 'Conversations with Creative Collaborators.'Read More…
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  • Community projects

    If you make photos and video, you're part of a big, rich, complex global conversation about images. Community Projects and Open Assignments are a challenge and a chance to share your work, ideas, and perspectives with the community of learners at Tuts+.

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  • Smartphone photography series

    Whether you want to use your DSLR exclusively or are open to taking spontaneous photos with your phone's camera, sharing pictures on platforms like Instagram is a useful tool for building community, taking inspiration, and promoting your photography.


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  • Photo editing series

    Photo editing is the art of reviewing, selecting, and working with photographs after the photoshoot. Editing is the final creative step of the photographic process.

    Because it is invisible to the viewer, editing is often misunderstood or overlooked by new photographers. The ability to see good pictures in the editing stage is, however, an essential part of the photographic process.

    This series will help you see your best images.

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