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Budget-Friendly Circular Polarizer

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Budget-Friendly Circular Polarizer

Before you decide which circular polarizer you want to buy, you should figure out what you’re looking for in a circular polarizer. Four important things to keep in mind when shopping for a circular polarizer are: the size of the frame, whether the circular polarizer casts color on your images, whether the circular polarizer uses a hydrophobic coating, and the type of glass used. If your circular polarizer features a thick rim, then the chances of vignetting on the edges of your photo drastically increase, so slim circular polarizers are best. You also don’t want your circular polarizer to add...

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Landscape Photography Techniques You Need to Try

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Landscape Photography Techniques You Need to Try

photo by HaizhanZheng via iStock  Landscape photography tips are redundant. Shoot with the horizon straight and shoot during golden hour aren’t really specific tips to landscape photography and they definitely don’t make you a better landscape photographer. In order to truly improve your landscape photography, you need to learn how to think differently than your competitors. What landscape photography comes down to is being comfortable in life’s most uncomfortable circumstances. So, if you’re ready to bring home shots that will make your friends jealous, here is PhotographyTalk’s list of real landscape photography tips.  Table of Contents Landscape Photography Technique #1: You Left...

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How to Master Your Wide-Angle Lens

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How to Master Your Wide-Angle Lens

Photo by William Thomas on Unsplash If you’re a landscape photographer, then your least and most favorite photography accessory is probably your wide-angle lens. Why, you ask? Wide-angle lenses are phenomenal at bringing the viewer into a picture and creating epic stories. But all of the strengths of a wide-angle lens are also all of its weaknesses - distortion and vignetting among them. If you have found yourself frantically searching “how to use a wide-angle lens” in the middle of a far-flung photoshoot, then this article is probably for you! Understanding What a Wide-Angle Lens Really Does The basic point of a wide-angle...

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Landscape Photography: 5 Underrated Ways to Improve Your Photos

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Landscape Photography: 5 Underrated Ways to Improve Your Photos

Photo by Yuriy Garnaev on Unsplash Landscape photography, like any other type of photography, is one that requires us to continually learn and grow behind the lens. There is always something to learn, new techniques to try, and unique ways to improve our photos. There are a zillion landscape photography tips out there, but rather than rehash the same old ones about using leading lines and the rule of thirds, let’s discuss five underrated ways to improve your landscape photography.  Landscape Photography Tip: Use Filters photo by anyaberkut via iStock   While we have very powerful post-processing tools at our disposal that can help correct a myriad of problems...

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Learn Landscape Photography by Trying These Simple Techniques

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Learn Landscape Photography by Trying These Simple Techniques

photo by wildart via iStock The great thing about landscape photography is that there’s no lack of subject matter on which you can practice your craft. That means there’s no excuses for not getting out there and taking some shots! If you want to learn landscape photography without getting bogged down in complicated tutorials, this article is for you. In it, I outline a few quick and easy landscape photography tips that will help you improve the quality of your photos. Landscape Photography Composition Tip: Focus on Scale  photo by DieterMeyrl via iStock One of the difficulties of landscape photography is that sometimes it’s...

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