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Easy Portrait Photography Tips for Beginners

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Easy Portrait Photography Tips for Beginners

photo by alvarez via iStock The great thing about portrait photography tips for beginners is that there are SO many of them.  What’s more, many of them are just plain easy to implement - it just requires a bit of practice.   Best of all, these tips can be used on their own or together, so you can pick, choose, and combine your way to better portraits.  With all that said, let’s get started! Table of Contents Get on Their Level Use a Polarizer for Portraits Focus on the Eyes Build Rapport With the Model Seek Good Light Get on Their Level photo...

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A Quick Primer on How Variable ND Filters Work

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A Quick Primer on How Variable ND Filters Work

Not all that long ago, I used a complete ND filter kit - I had five rectangular ND filters and a filter holder to carry around. I’m not knocking the performance of that filter kit because it was great. But eventually I got tired of having all that stuff in my camera bag. I also got tired of constantly attaching the filter holder, unattaching it, inserting filters, swapping filters out, and so forth. That’s when I decided a variable ND filter was the way to go. In this article, learn what a variable ND filter is and how variable ND...

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5 Landscape Photography Tips for Vastly Improved Photos

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5 Landscape Photography Tips for Vastly Improved Photos

Photo by Luca Bravo via Unsplash When I began my landscape photography journey, I knew next to nothing (as is the case when you’re just starting out!). I didn’t know that I could practice in my own backyard with the equipment I had on hand. Then, when I began to hone my craft, I didn’t know anything about landscape photography-centric gear. For example, I didn’t know what a circular polarizer was; I definitely didn’t know how to use a circular polarizer. Plus, I didn’t even own a wide-angle lens.   If you’re like I was and are looking to this article...

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Top 10 Gifts for Photographers Under $100 - 2019 Edition

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Top 10 Gifts for Photographers Under $100 - 2019 Edition

  photo bySolStockvia iStock While you might think that $100 isn’t much of a budget to buy photography gear for your loved one, think again…  As the products on this list clearly show, there is no shortage of awesome photography gift possibilities with $100 in your hand! From software to keep their photos organized to camera bags that are comfortable and functional, this list has a wide variety of ideas to help you check off the photography lovers on your holiday shopping list. Gifts for Photographers Under $100: CanvasHQ Print If you’re like me, sometimes finding the perfect gift for...

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Fundamental Landscape Photography Tips

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Fundamental Landscape Photography Tips

 photo by gehringj via iStock  From what I’ve come across, landscape photographers are always more than welcome to share their knowledge (more so than other photographers), and because of this, landscape photography should be easy to conquer. Landscape photography tips for beginners, the nitty, gritty specific ones you read last night at 2 a.m., make the trade a lot more difficult to grasp. So, I tried to compile tips for landscape photography that are overarching.  And hopefully it will make landscape photography a little more attainable, even without professional landscape photography gear.  Take Your Time  photo by RichLegg via iStock  “There are no secrets...

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