Unique Ideas for Creating Faceless Portraits

Unique Ideas for Creating Faceless Portraits When you think of a portrait, you no doubt get a mental image of a person’s face. And while faces are worthy subjects for portraits, they aren’t your only option. In fact, you can create visually stunning portraits without having your subject’s face in the frame at all. These “faceless...

Are You Offering Video for Your Photography Clients?

Are You Offering Video for Your Photography Clients? The face of professional photography is changing. In many genres, particularly wedding and event photography, shooting stills is no longer enough to clinch the best gigs. With the improvement of video capabilities in the latest DSLR cameras, more photographers are including video in their...

3 Simple Tricks to Help You Learn Photography Faster

3 Simple Tricks to Help You Learn Photography Faster In today’s world in which we have high-tech cameras at our disposal with all sorts of features that promise to make photography faster, simpler, and easier, it’s hard not to get caught up in the notion that shortcuts will help you become a better photographer. What makes it even more...

3 Habits of the Effective Landscape Photographer

3 Habits of the Effective Landscape Photographer Though we all likely consider landscape photography to be a chance to escape the hustle and bustle of the real world and set up shop for a relaxing photo shoot amongst nature’s beauty, the fact of the matter is that it’s a lot of hard work. What’s more, there can be a lot of stress involved...

How to Shoot Your “5 Minutes of Fame” Video

How to Shoot Your “5 Minutes of Fame” Video If you're the kind of person that keeps up with trends or even spends any time on the good, old Internet, you've noticed a lot of people posting videos of their rants, opinions, poetry and even a wide variety of oddball humor, shot while sitting in their cars. Why that particular location has...

My Top 3 “Must Have” Photo Gadgets (Plus One)

My Top 3 “Must Have” Photo Gadgets (Plus One) If there's one thing that I've learned the hard way during my years in photography, it's that the term “must have” is thrown around an awful lot. The list of things I must have is really pretty short. I'm going to share the top 3 of maybe 10 items that I actually apply that label to. Now,...