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6 Tips On How To Get The Best Family Photos at Weddings

Check out my 6 tips on how to get the best family photos in this article and video!
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Quitting Your Day Job: Knowing When It's Time To Go Full-Time

Going full-time is a hard decision. Signs you might be ready for it!
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Filming in the Fetal Position: BTS of the One Take Music Video 'Saramona Said'

The following behind the scenes video, Filming in the Fetal, position was made by an Australian production company and one of the most entertaining bts videos I've come across....
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Using Two Lights To Create Better Home Studio Portraits With Gavin Hoey

Using only two lights, you can create great portraits in a small space. Here’s how to do it well!
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DIY Diffusion Panels: How To Make A Good One For $30

One of the best DIY diffusion panels I've seen, and all the materials required are inexpensive but good, and the time requirement is small. It's a great idea for those who need...
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Over 40 Free eBooks For Every Photographer

Thousands of pages worth of information, and not one tree killed in the process, oh, the wonders of eBooks. You won't need to clear-up any shelf space for these either, perhaps...
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How to Master Location Lighting: Floral Goddess Portrait by Lindsay Adler

I love shooting natural light when possible, but there are times when the ambient light simply isn't cutting it and I know it's time to reach for a speedlight or strobe.
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What Should You Look For When Buying a Used Lens?

Looking to buy a used lens? Here are some tips on what to look for so you don't get scammed.
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Timelapse? Pffftttt! Hyperlapse Is Where It Is At!

Most of you have heard of timelapse, taking pictures at a set interval and then stitching them together in a video to show the passage of time. But have you heard of hyperlapse?
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DIY Ringlight (Cheap) & How to Win at 500px w/ Tony Northrup

Very cool video and information set on how to make a cheap but really effective star ringlight, and how to get your images to perform well on 500px.
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How To Clean Backgrounds In Photoshop

There is probably no easier, faster way to clean up a backdrop than the method Aaron Nace will show you here. It's quite brilliant.
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10 Career Changing Tips For An Aspiring Photographer

Are you a beginner, or intermediate photographer stuck in an artistic rut? Looking to get noticed? Maybe you'd just like to get better. Start here.
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