The Photography basics category of our site will give you a foundation for your photography education. While many of these are considered beginner or 101 tips and tutorials, they are essential to your understanding of photography.
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4 Ways to Incorporate More Color Into Your Photography
Want to learn how to capture vibrant colors in photography? Here are 4 ways!
Valentine’s Day Photoshoot Ideas, Tips and Examples
5 quick, affordable and easy photo valentines you can make with your kids. No complicated backdrops or expensive craft supplies needed.
How to Set Your Exposure Artistically Using Manual Mode
One of the first steps of becoming an official photographer is getting out of “Auto” and into “Manual” mode. Shooting…
5 Tips For Shooting Wedding Portraits in Winter
When shooting in the cold, there are so many challenges to consider, but there are also many opportunities you don’t have at other times of the year. Here are 5 tips for taking great couples portraits in cold climates.
10 Christmas Photography Ideas and Tips (Updated)
Photography and Christmas seem to go hand in hand. With all of your family and friends together, you have a…
8 Maternity Photography Tips and Ideas (Updated)
Here are a few tips to help you get through your first maternity session.
10 Characteristics of a Good Photo
While studying our art over the last decade, we compiled a list of ten characteristics most often found in the best photos. Here they are.
How to Use Photography Surface Boards
As photographers, we rely on several different pieces of gear to practice our trade. Some, like zoom lenses or 5-in-1…