Tag: Photography

Controlling Color, Exposure, and Blurriness in Photography

With summer upon us, soon your family vacation time will also be here. During your trip, wouldn’t you like your digital photos to look just like the scenes did with your eyes? “A Reflection” captured by PictureSocial member Supriya Mukherjee The good news is they can! There are several things you can do to improve […]

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Define, Master, Succeed in Your Photography Business – Chase Jarvis

Chase Jarvis has been getting real with a lot of topics on his show The Daily Creative. He’s been answering questions from callers all over the world and doing it in an honest, straightforward way. If you haven’t been following this, I recommend you start below and then head over to watch a whole lot […]

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Water Splash Photography Made Easy

How exciting is it to freeze things in action? High-speed photography and water make the perfect recipe to get stunning images – and creating them is incredibly fun and easy too! Here are some tips for doing your own water splash photography. What will you need to do splash photography? You will definitely need an […]

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Solar Eclipse Photography

A Total Solar Eclipse is one of nature’s most spectacular sights: as the Moon passes between the Earth and Sun it gradually obscures the disc until the faint wispy Coronal atmosphere is revealed! I’ve photographed two Total Solar Eclipses and in my guide will explain everything I’ve learned!… The post Solar Eclipse Photography appeared first […]

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How to Use a Cell Phone for Dramatic Night Photography

Night has fallen. All of the beautiful golden light that flooded across the landscape during sunset has slowly slipped away over the horizon – replaced by inky darkness and twinkling stars. But that doesn’t mean that you need to put away your camera until tomorrow! In fact, you most likely have an excellent source of […]

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Tips for Using Patterns in Photography

Patterns are basically just repeated shapes, objects or colors either ordered in precise formations or just random designs scattered across a scene. The important thing about patterns is that they create images that are very pleasing to the eye and add a new dimension to your photos. Photo by Sharafat Khan; ISO 100, f/4.0, 1/200-second […]

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Is 10 Gbit Ethernet Viable for Photography Needs?

Over the past few months, I have been testing the new generation NAS storage array devices with 10 Gigabit (Gbit) network interfaces to see how they perform when compared to 1 Gbit network. While I am pretty happy with a standard 1 Gbit NAS setup for photo storage, any time I have to deal with […]

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