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Free GIMP Plugins for Photographers

GIMP is one of the most popular and open-source Photoshop alternatives and probably the first stop for a lot of people who cannot afford expensive proprietary software. In order to get the most out of GIMP there are heaps of plugins that can be installed to provide more functionality. These are some of the most […]

Do You Make These Embarassing Post Production Mistakes?

Last year we covered photography mistakes, but what about post processing blunders that can leave you forever embarrassed?  Here is a collection of common post production mistakes that can turn you rosy red and how to avoid them. Shooting RAW when you shouldn’t be.  For some reason digital photographers feel the need to always shoot […]

10 Reasons GIMP is Better Than Photoshop

Digital photography has changed all of our lives and given us the ability to sit behind a computer monitor and be our own Ansel Adams with the post production.  But it’s not that simple, there are several pieces of software to edit your photos with after you take them, the most well known being Photoshop.  […]

How to Add Character to Black and White Portraits

Taking portrait photographs is the main pastime of many amateur photographers and it can be very rewarding. A lot of people even venture into converting their digital portraits into black and white. This is where the results can become a little mixed. Luckily there is a little photography post production technique that you might be […]

How to Improve Your Black and White Camera Phone Photography

Getting great results in black and white from a camera phone takes some skill. The rewards though, seem to be fantastic if you have the patience and time to devote to it. The real challenges in this photography niche lie in both composition and post production due mainly to the limitation of the medium. by […]