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How To Package & Mail Your Prints, By Some Of The Best In The Business

We take a tremendous amount of effort, care, and time to create our images, so we should spend a few moments learning how to package them. Here's how the Saatchi Gallery does it.
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Don't Let These 5 Unintentional Poses Ruin Your Portrait Session

In this video clip, Jeff Rojas shows us 5 common poses we should avoid as they nonverbally communicate awkwardness in our images.
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Using Strip Softboxes To Light A Dynamic Portrait | Andrea Belluso

In the Profoto sponsored video, Andrea Belluso shows you how he lights not only his subject, but an aircraft correctly in one frame with strip softboxes to create a dynamic...
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What Makes A Great Photograph? | Behind The Lens With Joel Grimes

What defines a great picture? Can it even be measured? Professional photographer Joel Grimes knows one thing, that it's less technical than you may think
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Branding For Photographers, Is It a Bit Out Control?

Do you need to drop thousands of dollars on a top notch branding campaign. I don't think so and here's why.
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VSCO Cam 4.0 | Now Optimized For iPad & The Best VSCO Yet

VSCO is the benchmark for mobile photo editing, and this update brings a whole new life of functionality to what's already the best
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10 Mistakes to Avoid When Building Your Photography Website

Here are some website mistakes you should avoid and why.
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Understanding Composition & Why Not Doing So Is Undermining Your Work

'Composition is everything.' Maybe not, but it's so vital that shooting without considering it is like speaking with consonants alone - you need a vowel or it doesn't make sense.
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Basic Channel Swapping: A Quintessential Guide To The World In Infrared

Loved around the world for bringing a sense of familiarity to digital infrared photography, I’ll show you how to do a red/blue channel swap and control colors like nothing else.
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Creative and Simple Holiday Portrait Ideas

The following video is from Chelsea Northrup and she gives a few tips and ideas on photographing portraits for the holidays.
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The Best Way To Create, Use, & Alter Lens Flares In Photoshop

Lens flares can add some great interest to an image, but can also make you look like a fool. Here's how to create them fast and easy, and tips on when to use them.
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Renowned Street Photog Joe Wigfall on Shooting From The Hip To Maintain Connection

Joe Wigfall speaks from the heart in an inspiring short walk and interview where he advises on how to keep connection with your subjects, and how to balance what you love with...
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