A good black and white photo has a certain elegance and simplicity. That doesn’t mean that you can simply convert any color to a black and white to get great results, but with the right photo it can be very effective to go black and white.
Wildlife is a popular photography subject, but you don’t need to go on an African safari or travel to faraway lands to get photos of animals. Safely and easily photographing animals at the zoo can also lead to some quality photos as long as you take the right approach. While photographing animals in captivity will near be quite the same as photographing them in the wild, most medium to large cities have a zoo, making it an affordable and realistic option for any photographer.
Here we’ll look at 10 tips that can help you to get the most out of your trip to the zoo.
The weather may be getting colder but there are still plenty of reasons to get out with your camera in hand. In this post you’ll find a collection of 30 winter photos to get your own creative juices flowing. This collection includes a variety of different photos like landscapes, portraits, close up details, and more.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are obviously popular days for buying gifts for people on your holiday shopping list, but there are also plenty of opportunities to treat yourself to something special. A lot of Black Friday deals run for a week or longer, so many of the best deals are already available. This page showcases the best photography-related deals on things like Lightroom presets, Photoshop actions, e-books, training, and more.
A few months ago we published 30 Examples of Beautiful Minimalist Photos. The photographs in that post demonstrate that simple subjects and compositions can be used to create outstanding photos that really capture your attention. Now we’ve put together another collection of minimalist photos that you will want to see.
Proper set up of your lighting and your studio will have a big impact on the quality of your photos. Regardless of whether you have a professional studio or a DIY studio in your home, the setup is important. And if you are not familiar with or experienced in setting it up it can be a bit of a mystery. This post links out to 10 different resources that can help you to get your own studio set up effectively.
Landscape photography is a favorite of many photographers. Some nature photos feature more water than land, and that’s what we will be looking at with this post.Whether it is a coastal scene or a lake, waterscapes can be intriguing and captivating photos.
Sometimes your photos seem a little dull and need some life. Fortunately, Lightroom makes it possible to take a photo with dull colors and make it pop. In this tutorial we’ll look at a few simple steps that you can do to bring your photos to life.
Roads are those subjects that is all around us that can make a great photo. Many photos of roads make excellent use of leading lines and perspectives, and the landscapes around the road can make the photo vastly more interesting as well.
Converting a color image to black and white is very easy with the help of Photoshop and/or Lightroom, but a simple conversion will only change your color image to a greyscale image and may not give it the best results. Lightroom’s develop module includes some settings that give you a great deal of power to influence how your finished black and whites will look, and those settings are called Black & White Mix.