Tag: photographers

Getting Along with Wedding Photographers When You’re the Photographer-Guest

Wedding photographers make the worst wedding guests. I know that when I’m at a friend’s wedding, I have a hard time turning it off. And no one should make me – least of all the hired guns photographing the bride and groom for the day. If that sounds blasphemous, let me explain. [ Read More […]

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10 Things Photographers Should Avoid Doing in Photoshop

If you’re new to Photoshop, you’ve probably been a little overwhelmed by the million and one things you can do to your images and the multiple ways to get any one effect. You’ve probably also discovered that not everything you do—even if it’s something “everyone” is doing—will make your images come out looking great. To […]

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Interesting Photo of the Day: A Wedding Photographer’s Dirty Work

Ask any wedding photographer if they feel they make enough money, and they’ll laugh. Couples tend to splurge on everything in a wedding except photography, yet the demands remain just as high, and professional photographers have to put up with it. That’s probably why the following image struck such a chord online: Wedding Photographer at Work […]

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DIY 50mm f/1.2 Lens for Photographers on a Budget

One of the most difficult parts of delving into photography is the inevitable costs involved. Cameras, lenses, and lights are all necessities of the trade. Nevertheless, purchasing gear can be a strain on an artist’s wallet. Seeking out creative, affordable options, Mathieu Stern used just two inexpensive products to create a makeshift fixed 50mm lens of his own: […]

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B&H Presents New Series on Female Photographers: ‘Women of Influence’

Today, B&H began a new web series, “Women of Influence,” featuring women who are accomplished photographers and filmmakers, featuring interviews that explore their stories and feature their brilliant work. [ Read More ] Alex Cooke Click Here to Check out The Complete FroKnowsPhoto 6-Hour Guide to DSLR Video To Get Trick Photography And Special Effects […]

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A Beginning Photographer’s Guide to Light

Lighting plays a crucial role in photography. It can bring a photograph to life, it can generate effects, including spectacular shadows or silhouettes, or it may have a distinctly negative influence by creating unwanted glare and reflections. “Following the Sun” captured by PictureSocial member Irina Oreshina This is a quick guide to introduce the beginner […]

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Six Tips for New Freelance Corporate Photographers

I’ve been shooting corporate jobs since about 2010. At first, it was a little rocky. I didn’t really know what I was doing, I hadn’t shot enough with other photographers to learn the ropes, and I was just a self-taught photographer trying to make ends meet. Fast forward to 2017, and I’m shooting high-profile executives […]

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