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5 Tiffen ND Filters For Every Price Point

Between filming Lighting 101 & Lighting 201, we got our hands on a set of Tiffen ND Filters that were actually on...

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8 Affordable White Backdrop Options

Minimalism is a concept often utilized in photography. There's nothing more minimal than a white backdrop. Here are 8...

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How To Build Your Wedding Portfolio Without Working For Another Photographer | Ask SLR Lounge

Here are some tips on how to build a robust portfolio that is both compelling and noteworthy without ever working for...

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Tips on Using the Wacom Tablet in Lightroom & Photoshop | Ask SLR Lounge

In our latest Ask SLR Lounge we're discussing the use of Wacom tablets in both Lightroom & Photoshop.

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How Much You Should Charge for Photography

One of the most asked questions I hear from aspiring photographers is “How much should I charge for photography?”...

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10 Creative Ways to Supplement Your Photography Income

Stepping outside your niche to a related genre or skill can boost your income and essentially become your "bread and...

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No Studio? No Problem: 5 Simple Lighting Setups for Portraits On-location

5 simple lighting setup for portraits on-location, including specific examples, BTS shots, and diagrams.

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No Studio, No Problem: How to Create Stunning Head Shots in Any Location

Five tips, including gear suggestions, for successfully shooting head shots on-location.

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How to Market Your Photography Business with Client Testimonials

Smart photographers use the principles of social proof to market their businesses. One of the easiest, not to mention...

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Do You Need a Business Coach? 5 Reasons to Hire One ASAP

Here are 5 reasons you should hire a business coach as soon as possible if you want to get out of a slump or grow your...

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Market Your Photography Business & Boost SEO with Guest Blog Posts

A breakdown and guide for those of you who are serious about getting clients, and maintaining a business.

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What Art Directors and Designers Look for in Photographs

Ever wondered what art directors & designers look for when purchasing photographs? Here's a look into their minds and...

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Ask SLR Lounge Anything!

Hello Everyone!  We’re starting a new format for our “Ask SLR Lounge” series.  This is an open forum...

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How to Use One Light Flash Photography for a Professional Look

Flash photography doesn't have to cost a fortune. Here are some ways to use one inexpensive Speedlite to create...

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Elements of Your Photography Brand (and Why They’re Important)

A brand is much more than a logo. It includes a varied list of elements to consider, and we'll take a look at what they...