How to Clean Camera Sensors: The Secret to Safely and Effectively Cleaning Sensor Dust

How to Clean Camera Sensors: How to Clean Camera Sensors: The Secret to Safely and Effectively Cleaning Sensor Dust Have you ever wondered what causes those mysterious spots that appear in your photos? For photographers, particularly those who use interchangeable lens cameras, this is a common occurrence. If you are constantly using your camera and […]

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How To Get Perfect Skin Tones In Lightroom

One of the most daunting challenges any photographer faces is getting the skin tone correct – or close to correct – in a portrait. There is no need to fret, though, because you can correct skin tone in post-production through Lightroom.  That perfect skin tone in an image is what can set a professional portrait apart […]

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Understanding Your Camera- For Macro Photography

Photography is art. Creativity, light and composition all determine if a photograph is visually successful. Unlike some other art mediums, in photography there are many technical aspects that must be mastered and applied to consistently turn out great images. These are obtaining proper exposure, attaining sharpness, acquiring adequate depth of field, knowing how ISO impacts […]

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Improve Your Photography

Below are seven simple tips to improve your photography skills 1. Go through your camera’s user manual. Image Source: Pixabay With all that excitement that comes with purchasing a new camera, it can be easy to overlook the user manual. But what most people don’t know is that it contains a lot of key information that […]

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Tips on How to Take Amazing Pictures in Low Light

If photography is writing with light, then low light photography is like writing a novel with a half inch pencil stub. But, the perfect moments don’t pause to wait for perfect lighting and in fact, sometimes dark scenes make for amazing images. Whether it’s simply taking a photo inside your home, capturing an event inside […]

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Can You Tell The Difference Between $10,000 and $425 Photography Lighting?

The lust for better photo gear is something every photographer struggles with. In our photography industry, many people swear by the quality of light of this brand verses that brand, but in the end isn’t light just light? In this video I create a classic beauty lighting setup with $10,000 worth of lighting equipment and then […]

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Great Low Light Portrait Photography January 28, 2021 Glenn Guy Low light portrait photography is one of the most beautiful forms of people based photography. I love creating beautiful, life affirming portraits under low light conditions. And that’s especially true indoors or under the soft, diffuse light near the edges of the day. Low light portrait […]

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An Easy One-Light Studio Portrait Photography Setup

When you are new to artificial lighting, it can be a bit tricky to try to take in all the terminology, techniques, and creative practices at the same time, and as such, it is important to make sure you start out the right way. The best way to begin learning is by working with a […]

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8 Ways to Make the Most Out of Your DSLR

HOW TOPHOTO So you’ve finally bought your first ever DSLR. Congratulations! You’re now ready to step up your photography game. Although getting a DSLR won’t instantly turn you into a professional photographer, there are ways to maximize its use so that you can take better pictures with it. How to make the most out of […]

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