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Metering modes explained and how to know which one to use examples of different metering modes in a backlight situation by Amy Kolodziej Photography Basics, Photography Lessons, Photoshop Photography, Photography Editing, Photography Business, Photography Tutorials, Love Photography, Digital Photography, Photo Editing

Metering modes explained and how to know which one to use

Most of today’s cameras have three different metering modes: matrix (evaluative), center-weighted, and spot. Some also have a highlight-weighted mode.

Why you might want an external flash… Photography Tutorial, External Flash Tutorial: Learn what a speed light (external flash unit) does, why you might want [. Dslr Photography Tips, Photography Cheat Sheets, Photography Lessons, Photography For Beginners, Photoshop Photography, Light Photography, Photography Business, Photography Tutorials, Creative Photography

Why you might want an external flash... — LIVE SNAP LOVE

Anyone else noticing how dark it's getting? Winter is on it's way! As much as I love the dark evenings for a new host of shooting opportunities, one of the things I picked up last year that I had been hankering after for ages was a Canon Speedlite to help with my indoor pictures over the dark winter months. I thought it might be helpful for some of you to understand why you might need or want to use an external flash on some occasions, especially now that the day light hours are…

Lens Hoods - When, Why and How to Use Them – Pretty Presets for Lightroom Hobby Photography, Photography Basics, Photography Lessons, Photography Camera, Photoshop Photography, Photography Equipment, Photography Business, Photography Tutorials, Digital Photography

Lens Hoods - When, Why and How to Use Them

In this tutorial I will explain what lens hoods are,, as well as when, why (and how) you should use a lens hood to achieve a better image!

Great article for those learning how to shoot into the sun - one of my favorite types of pics! Shan 5 Killer Ways to Shoot Into the Sun and Get Beautiful Flare) Photography Lessons, Photoshop Photography, Light Photography, Photography Tutorials, Portrait Photography, Wedding Photography, Photography Ideas, Poses Photo, Photo Tips

5 Killer Ways to Shoot Into the Sun and Get Beautiful Flare | MCPActions

Check out MCPActions' blog post on the 5 Killer Ways to Shoot Into the Sun and Get Beautiful Flare. Click to read more and learn about these steps!

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Snowy Photo Tips

Ok so I've had people ask me to start doing photography tutorials. I don't ever do these, but I hope it helps you. I thought it would be appropriate to do a Holiday festive tutorial on how to take photos in the falling snow like this! First off, I have my daughter who is my beautiful subject, who's playing in the snow. I kept her in what she was wearing to kind of pop out in the snow, so she has her bright red P.J's on, but I also loved her lighter fur hooded jacket that I think went well…

MCP Actions tips on photographing people with glasses Hobby Photography, Photography Lessons, Photoshop Photography, Photography Women, Photography Tutorials, Image Photography, Portrait Photography, Photography Ideas, Learn Photography

Photographing People in Glasses

By Jodi Friedman, MCP Photoshop Actions (Photos used in this tutorial were edited with either the new MCP Fusion Actions or the FREE MCP Mini Fusion Photoshop action, that you can download here or …

4 Tips for Effective Lighting Using Only One Speedlight If the idea of incorporating flash into your photography work strikes fear in your heart, this is a must read article for you! The ability to use a portable electronic flash can do wonders Flash Photography Tips, Photography Lighting Setup, Photography Cheat Sheets, Digital Photography School, Photography Lessons, Photography Camera, Photography Equipment, Photography Backdrops, Light Photography

4 Tips for Effective Lighting Using Only One Speedlight

If the idea of incorporating flash into your photography work strikes fear in your heart, this is a must read article for you! The ability to use a portable electronic flash can do wonders for your work by giving you more creative options, and the truth is you don’t need a ton of fancy equipment to […]

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Tips for photographers // Camera settings for group photos

One thing we get asked a lot is, "What are the best camera settings for group photos?" or "What's the best way to take group shots?" We've a...

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Photography Tutorials and Photo Tips | Creative Inspiration

Looking for Photography Tutorials? Find great photography tutorials and creative inspiration. Thank you for reading the I Heart Faces Photography Blog!

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Adobe Lightroom Tutorial (a.k.a. my dirty little secret)

I’ve published a new Lightroom 4 Tutorial that covers all the new features in their latest release. I have a confession to make… I’m actually a terrible photographer. I honestly can’t be bothered fiddling with stuff like manual focus, white balance and even a proper exposure, especially when photographing my dinner which is getting cold

How to Edit Backlit Photos in Lightroom & Make Them Pop! – Pretty Presets for Lightroom Photography Lessons, Photography For Beginners, Photoshop Photography, Photography Tutorials, Digital Photography, Creative Photography, Inspiring Photography, Portrait Photography, Beauty Photography

How to Edit Backlit Photos in Lightroom & Make Them Pop!

Backlit photos are beautiful, however are often hazy and have low contrast. In this tutorial I will show you some simple Lightroom edits to really make your backlit images POP!

Boost Your Photography: Depth of Field: it's more than just aperture Aperture Photography, Photography Camera, Outdoor Photography, Digital Photography, Depth Of Field Photography, Flash Photography, Beauty Photography, Portrait Photography, Photography Tips For Beginners

Depth of Field: it's more than just aperture

Depth of field refers to the area of your photograph that is in focus. Depth of field can vary from having a very thin sliver of your subject in-focus to a very expansive focus that covers everything in your entire photograph. Many photographers understand that aperture affects the depth of field in your image, but there are other important considerations as well. Join in! Depth of field is this week's topic for the Boost Your Photography: 52 Weeks Challenge. Depth of Field and Aperture Yes…