17 Great Examples of Low Light Urban Photography

While night photography in the city presents its own unique challenges for the photographer, it’s also something that most of us will find ourselves experimenting with on our way to becoming better photographers. The simple fact is that most of us live in cities and many of these scenes are readily available for us to […]

An Introduction to Focal Length

The focal length of the lens you choose can greatly affect your photos – much more than just determining how much you can zoom in on your subject. However, before we get into those kind of details, there are some important things to know about how a certain focal length reacts differently when used on […]

15 Random Photos for Inspiration

What inspires us to shoot is as varied as every snowflake that falls, and this collection contains a little something for everyone.  If you’ve hit the equivalent of writer’s block in photography, hopefully these fifteen photos will help get you back in the mood to look through your lens and capture something truly amazing. By […]

A Beginner’s Guide to Outdoor Portraits

If you’re new to portrait photography, starting your work outdoors is an inexpensive and simple way to experiment with your camera. There’s no need to construct a studio environment, and learning how to manipulate natural lighting is a great skill to acquire. Below are a few introductory-level tips for those who want to see an […]

How to Photograph Snow

Photographing snow has its own set of unique rules. The reflective ability of the individual flakes make it an interesting subject to shoot – not to mention all the fun things you can do with your shutter speed. Combine that with the high-contrast scenes snow can provide and you have a subject with unlimited potential.Adjusting […]

21 Imposing Black and White Skies

The sky is ever-changing, evolving and never repeating.  Perhaps that is the reason it continues to be a focal point for so many photographers fascinated with how it moves, creates and seems to have a life all its own.  Couple the sky with the striking addition of black and white film or post processing and […]