Expanding Your Photography Portfolio

This excerpt from Exposed: Inside the Life and Images of a Pro Photographer focuses on four images that Michael Clark created in an effort to expand his photography portfolio. He explains the genesis of each image, how the images were shot, the gear involved, and how they were worked up in Lightroom and Photoshop so you can see the entire process from start to finish. July 30, 2012

Two Simple Steps Can Save Your Photos

MOST OF US TAKE FAIRLY LOUSY PHOTOS most of the time, and we aren't sure what our options are when the pictures don't turn out the way we hoped. But professional photographer Khara Plicanic will help you out with some of her insightful tips & tricks June 25, 2012

Enlarging JPG files

You need a digital camera shot to fill an entire wall ... or for vehicle wraps, or exhibit backdrops... what do you do? Here, I've tested yet another JPG enlarging utility and I believe this one might just be the one December 22, 2011

HDR for Mac OS X

DR (high dynamic range) photography is a growing trend in photography these days. Now, the award winning HDRtist Pro software for the Mac has been upgraded, and is better than ever! July 21, 2011

Professional Portrait Retouching Techniques

Scott Kelby has published a lot of books, but I believe "Professional Portrait Retouching Techniques for Photographers using Photoshop" is one of his best books! This one has it all! June 27, 2011

End crooked photos

We really have to ask ourselves if this is really necessary -- but the idea is so novel, I had to include it here. Hunter Research has come up with a concept called gyroCam. February 18, 2011

Learn Photography from the pros

It's difficult to believe how much your photos can improve with some very simple and easy to learn tricks the professionals use. No, you don't necessarily need thousands of dollars worth of equipment and extravagant commercial photo studios -- just a little instruction! July 30, 2010

Photoframes Syncs for iPhoto

nova media has launched FrameLoader, an application to take the pain from using digital pictureframes with Mac OS X. FrameLoader offers the missing comfort to sync a digital photoframe with iPhoto albums, iTunes playlists and custom media files. June 18, 2010

Shooting with iPhone ?

Using your iPhone for photos this summer? This video recording capability enables users to record high-quality videos on their iPhone and share them instantly on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter or share via Mail. May 31, 2010

Digital Photos on the road

So, here we go -- off for a road trip, and one thing you must have along is your digital camera and digital cam-corder, as well as these proven tips for getting the best shots May 31, 2010