Photography Guides

Do you want to learn how to take photos that wow your friends? Or perhaps you just want some tips and tricks to take your photos to the next level.

Types of Cameras
Guide to Different Types of Cameras
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Senior Picture Ideas & Posing Tips
surreal-photography
Guide to Surreal Photography
Aspect-ratios
Which Aspect Ratio is Best for your Photo or Video?
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How To Change Background Color In Photoshop
tilt shift lens
How to Use a Tilt Shift Lens in 2022 (+ 7 Best Lenses)
Monochrome vs Grayscale Photography
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Guide to Safe & Fun Smoke Bomb Photography for Beginners
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Everything to Know about the XMP File Format in 2022
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The History of Adobe Photoshop Versions
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Why Use a Camera Lens Hood in 2022 (Before & After Shots)
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Guide to Light Painting Photography
wildlife-photography
Guide to Wildlife Photography
Portrait-Photography-Poses
Guide to Portrait Poses for Photographers & Models
free photoshop actions
Best Free Photoshop Actions for Photographers
Miniature-Photography
Guide to Miniature Photography
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Guide to Panning Photography
How to Use Diagonal Lines in Photography
How To Photograph The Milky Way
tips for winning photo awards
Tips For Winning Photo Awards
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Guide to Editorial Photography
How to Post Multiple Photos on Instagram (In One Post)
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Guide to Star Trails Photography
Variety of different Photzy Cards
Photzy Action Cards Review
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Guide to the Displacement Map in Photoshop
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15 Apps to Turn Photos into Sketches & Drawings
Using Lensbaby Lenses for Creative Photography
Using Lensbaby Lenses for Creative Photography
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Guide to Levitation Photography
composite-photography
Composite Photography Ideas, Tutorials & Examples for 2022
rule of thirds tips
Guide to the Rule of Thirds in Photography
spot metering
Guide to Spot Metering in Photography
Guide to Infrared photography
lifestyle-photography
Guide to Lifestyle Photography
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Guide to Flower Photography
studio-lights
Popular Types of Studio Lights for Photographers
portrait vs landscape
Landscape vs Portrait Orientation in Photography
photographer professional
How to become a professional photographer
commercial photography
What is Commercial Photography (Guide + Tips)
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How to Set up a Home Photography Studio
How to do long exposure photography
Long Exposure Photography Tips
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How to Superimpose/Overlay Pictures for Creative Photo Projects
dramatic-lighting
How to Create Dramatic Lighting in Portraits
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How to make a photography portfolio
Shutter-speed
Guide to Shutter Speed for Beginners
abstract-photography
Guide to Abstract Photography
Juxtaposition Examples in Photography & Art
21 Juxtaposition Examples in Photography & Art
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Photographing African Tribes
What is ISO
What is ISO?
lens-distortion
Understanding (& Fixing) Lens Distortion
Using Pattern in Photography
Guide to Using Pattern in Photography
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Food Photography Tips
after-effects-alternatives
Best After Effects Alternative (Free & Paid)
rembrandt lighting
Guide to Rembrandt Lighting
the-photographers-ephemeris
How to use the Photographer’s Ephemeris to Plan Outdoor Photography Shoots
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YouTube Thumbnail Size (Dimensions) Guide + 7 Tips for Creating Them
How to Clean a Camera Lens
Learn The Parts Of A Camera
types of lenses
10 Types of Camera Lenses You Should Try in 2022 (+ Buying Tips)
Kit lens
Should You Use a Kit Lens? (Pros, Cons & Tips)
aperture-priority
How & When to Use Aperture Priority in Photography
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How to Take Good Pictures (Get Better Photos in Every Situation)
5 Tips for Environmental Photography Portraits
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What Is Chromatic Aberration (And How To Correct It)
How to Create a Radial Blur Effect
engagement-photo-poses
18 Fun Engagement Photo Poses, Ideas & Tips for 2022
image rendering
What is Image Rendering & How to Render an Image
Prime vs Zoom Lens: Which is Best? | Pros & Cons in 2022
share-photos
11 Best Ways to Share Photos with Friends, Family or Clients
Introduction to 3D Photography
cropping
How to Use Cropping to Enhance your Photos
Background-app
7 Best Apps to Change a Picture Background (Add Background to Photos)
The Orton Effect
How to Create The Orton Effect for Dreamy Landscape Images
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Guide to Frequency Separation
video a live photo
How to make a video a live photo
18 Home & Outdoor 21st Birthday Photoshoot Ideas
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How to Find the Shutter Count of your Camera (Canon, Nikon etc)
Lightroom Workflow
How to Create an Effective Lightroom Workflow
steel wool photography
Guide to Steel Wool Photography
friend-photoshoots
28 Fun Ideas & Poses for Best Friend Photoshoots
Focal range and field of view
FOV Calculation: Understanding Field of View in Photography
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How to Cancel your Photoshop Subscription in 2022 (+ Avoid Fees)
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How to Use the Refine Edge Tool in Photoshop
Marco Photography
What is Macro Photography?
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How to Use Grids & Guides in Photoshop
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Guide to the Camera Shutter (Function, Types & More)
How-to-Choose-Photo-Resolution
How to Choose Photo Resolution & Size for Printing Or Online Use
How to Make a Cinemagraph Photo
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How to Sharpen an Image in Photoshop
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Guide to Aesthetic Photography
What is Focal Length in Photography? Understanding Lenses
night-photography
Guide to Night Photography
kirilian photography
Guide to Kirlian Photography
aerial-photography-adil
How to Capture Breathtaking Aerial Photography
Guide to Lightroom Split Toning
family-photography
Guide to Family Photography
mountain-photography
Guide to Mountain Photography
lightroom dehaze
Removing Haze with Lightroom Dehaze Filter (Tips & Tricks)
Photography-Lighting
Guide to Photography Lighting
maternity-photography
Guide to Maternity Photography – Capturing the Beauty of Pregnancy
What is Ambient Light How to Use it in Your Photography

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