Weekly Photo Project: Shoot 16:9 format images

We see 16:9 format images all the time because most modern TVs have that aspect ratio. Our cameras, however, have sensors with an aspect ratio of 3:2 or 4:3 and naturally the vast majority of images are shot with those formats in mind. So for this week’s photography project we’d like you to shoot, or [...]

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5 Christmas photo ideas for creative photographers

Depending on what kind of photographs you like to take, Christmas is either replete with opportunity or a time to hang up the camera and work on your website. Even if you consider yourself more of a spring or summer photographer, however, Christmas offers lots photographic possibilities. Here are some ideas to get the creative [...]

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4 ways to get a studio look without a photo studio

1. Find some space Many top professional photographers have large studios with a changing room for models, high ceilings and fixing points for high-level lights, but almost any room can be used as a photographic studio. Taking full length portraits requires a lot more space than a head shot or a still life scene, so [...]

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