Travel and People Photography Tips

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Travel and People Photography Tips

Be sure to read these articles with travel and people photography tips before your next trip! It’s all there…the most common travel photography mistakes, stunning sunset photography, wildlife photography. And how to photography people you know and love and the ones you encounter on the streets.

10 Best Night Photography Tips for Magnificent Starry Night Skies

10 Best Night Photography Tips for Magnificent Starry Night Skies

Night Photography Tips If you’re just getting into astrophotography and feel a little overwhelmed, don’t worry! At first, night photography can seem like a scary thing because it involves learning about photography… in the dark.  You can’t see anything, there...

8 Best Candid Photography Tips for Beautiful Natural Shots

8 Best Candid Photography Tips for Beautiful Natural Shots

We all know how to make a selfie or to pose in front of a landmark. Smile when told to and jump when prompted. And it’s great to have those posed pics from the one and only time you did that awesome hike with your newly found friends. Nothing wrong with that. But having authentic shots from your friends and family while you’re traveling is …….. well I would say even greater.

8 Top Tips for Expressive Portrait Photography in the Outdoor

8 Top Tips for Expressive Portrait Photography in the Outdoor

Outdoor portrait photography brings more of a candid vibe into the process of photographing. But they are not the same. The biggest difference is that with portrait photography outdoor people are aware they’re being photographed. Sometimes that awareness turns into a little roadblock because people don’t feel comfortable being photographed.

10 Sure-Fire Tips for Stunning Sunset Photography

10 Sure-Fire Tips for Stunning Sunset Photography

There’s a universal quality to sunrise and sunset. No matter where you are on this earth, no matter your circumstances as long as you live you can be sure of 2 things. The sun will rise and at the end of the day, the sun will go down. It’s one of the many things that bind us all together. No wonder we want to capture the sun come up or go down in all its glorious beauty.

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10 Best Night Photography Tips for Magnificent Starry Night Skies

10 Best Night Photography Tips for Magnificent Starry Night Skies

Night Photography Tips If you’re just getting into astrophotography and feel a little overwhelmed, don’t worry! At first, night photography can seem like a scary thing because it involves learning about photography… in the dark.  You can’t see anything, there...

4 Ways to Creatively Embrace the Blur in Photography

4 Ways to Creatively Embrace the Blur in Photography

Guest blogger Stacey Hill encourages you to embrace the blur in photography. When asked why I enjoy photography, my reply is always “It’s the perfect blend of technology and art.” For those who want to geek out about focal lengths, f-stops, and the other technical aspects, photography has plenty of space for that.  However, if you want to explore more creative ways to use your camera, then there are lots of ways to do that.

10 Reasons Why Photography is Beneficial for Mental Health

10 Reasons Why Photography is Beneficial for Mental Health

Mental Health Benefits of Photography According to a study by QJM International Journal of Medicine, mental health problems escalated during this pandemic due to the generalized fear and relentless anxiety over the COVID-19 spread. The media is considered as...

5 Simple Mindful Photography Tips to Connect You to the Now

5 Simple Mindful Photography Tips to Connect You to the Now

Mindfulness is about slowing down, being fully present in the moment, and receiving that moment. The exact same words apply to the process of making photographs. For me, to photograph is to be fully present in the moment. Because when I photograph nothing else enters my mind. I’m in a state of flow where worries, the past, and the future have disappeared.

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