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Announcing My 13th Annual ‘Worldwide Photo Walk’ For The Springs of Hope Orphanage

Holding a huge Photo Walk, with groups of people all getting together in person, in the middle of a worldwide pandemic, well…it’s made us majorly rethink how to do a photo walk, and we think we’ve come up with a way to not only make it happen, but to make it truly awesome, and you’re …

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Licensing Contributor Sarah Saratonina on capturing vibrant still life photos

Sarah Saratonina is a still life and food photographer from Cotia, Brazil. Often focusing on fun, colorful compositions, which incorporate floral and food elements, Sarah’s photos have been featured a number of times in Editors’ Choice and in Digital Photo Magazine. Q: Sarah, please tell us a bit about your journey as a photographer, what …

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How to photograph silhouettes

In trendy engagement portraits, edgy street photography, and artsy double exposures, silhouettes abound. Today, classic silhouette photographs like Behind the Gare Saint-Lazare by Henri Cartier-Bresson (1932) continue to inspire modern photographers to create timeless images. A few years ago, for instance, the art director Nicolas Bouvier, aka Sparth, made headlines for his dreamy and evocative …

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6 Lighting Facts Every Photographer Should Understand

Artificial lighting can be a bit tough for a lot of photographers to master, but once you understand the fundamental behavior of light and some of its basic properties, you will be well on your way to creating better images. If you are new to artificial lighting, this fantastic video details six fundamental lighting facts …

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Lightroom in 60-Seconds: How to speed your work using ‘Scrubby Sliders’

This is one of those little features that can make a big difference. I use these scrubby sliders every day in my work, and I hope you find it really helpful, too. Check it out. Here’s wishing you a kick-butt Tuesday, and don’t forget to stop back tomorrow for Robb’s Lightroom column. -Scott The post …

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