Skills and Secrets of Shooting Stunning Seascapes

Seascape photography is so different from landscape photography. Its dynamic nature makes it one of our most exciting and challenging topics. The distinct difficulties of capturing the ocean require a different skill set and learning some of the secrets of the sea. Although I do commercial photography, I find great joy in going out with … Read more

Blind Photographer ‘Hopes for the Best’ in Capturing Stunning Macro Shots

Rachael Andrews is a visually impaired photographer who first used a camera purely as a handy tool to help her see everyday objects such as food labels. While her camera was initially a useful tool for Andrews to overcome the vision loss she suffered in her 20s, she quickly realized an artistic passion for photography. … Read more

Double process, stunning photo edits in Photoshop and Lightroom

Get stunning sky and shadow detail in Photoshop without HDR, using the double trick. In this Photoshop tutorial, I’ll show you how to process the same image twice, then combine shadow and highlight detail for a clean, detailed photo blend. We’ll also be using Lightroom Classic in this tutorial, but I’ll include instructions for Camera … Read more

8 Tips for Stunning Black and White Travel Photography

When we travel to new places, our soul is restless. We have feelings that don’t normally arise – and black and white travel photography can be used to express those emotions. However, there is more to creating compelling black and white travel images than just lowering the Saturation slider. In this article, I share some … Read more

Create Stunning Portraits With This Simple Two-Light Setup

Creating even, flattering light in the studio doesn’t have to be difficult. In this tutorial, I’ll show you three easy parallel lighting tricks to achieve portraits that everyone from the boardroom to Broadway will love. What is Parallel Lighting? Parallel lighting is a two-light setup where one light is placed on each side of your … Read more

10 Stunning Photos from the 2022 Milky Way Photographer of the Year

Travel and adventure photography blog Capture the Atlas released its annual Milky Way Photographer of the Year collection which features the best night sky captures from around the world. Breathtaking photos of the Milky Way from around the world The publication highlights the top 25 entries in the collection and publishes the results at the … Read more