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The Beauty of the Barren: 25 Captivating Landscape Photos

Deserts get a bad rap. People like sand, but most people only like the sand found on beaches. No one likes the desert. Deserts are hot and barren, so it’s understandable why they don’t usually make top ten vacation destinations. Deserts do, however, present a great deal of visual intrigue; they may be somewhat of […]


This is a Way to Protect Your Photographs From Being Lost

You’ve invested countless hours in your photography. This includes RAW files, post processing, exports to programs for sharing. Many have a backup hard drive for their computer for the just in case of ‘hard drive crash” moments. To protect and save your work, you may want to consider a strategy that doesn’t leave you sweating […]


How to Discover and Embrace Your Creative Vision

Vision, as it pertains specifically to the creative process, is an incredibly abstract concept; there are dozens of different ways to define it and exponentially more ways to apply it. But what we all know for sure is that vision is one of the most — if not the most — important of all the […]


A Monster Collection of 99 Photography Tutorials, Inspiration, Reviews and Blogs

Another terrific week has just passed us by, with a lot of activity in the world of photography.  This weeks lists of links features tutorials, a review, a handful of special features and the usual list of links to terrific photography.  There is a wide range of topics covered in this weeks list, and we […]


8 Easy Ways to Become a Better Photographer

The mindful photographer should be concerned not only with acquiring skills but, more importantly, mastering those skills. Skill mastery is better perceived as a journey rather than a final destination, something that takes places over the course of a lifetime. With technological innovations persistently growing, a photographer’s skills should be expanding in due accordance. But […]

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Hello from Brazil

Hi, My name is Laly, I live in Recife, Brazil, and i’m trying to learn photography. I’ve been taken photos ever since I was 10, but always as a fun hobbie. My first camera was one of those thin kodaks that we would carry hanging from our wrist, now I’ve upgraded and am current using […]


Talking to the Moon

Would love some critique. Thanks! Before commenting as to how unrealistic this shot is, please know that I took both photos required to make this shot in succession. One to expose the clouds, one to expose the moon. I posted this elsewhere and dozens of people commented about how this was an impossible shot and […]


Moonbow over Lower Yosemite Falls

When there is a full moon, and plenty of water flowing over Yosemite Falls, you might get the opportunity to see a “Moonbow”. Twenty second exposures were not sufficient to reveal much of what appeared to my eye, but twenty five seconds seemed to do the trick, but white balance was a little tricky. Still, […]