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  • A Sense of Place (Part II)

    by Ellenboughn | 28th of February, 2007

    Before you arrive in a new location, do research. Looking at map is not enough. Nor are guidebooks necessary the only printed form of information at your fingertips. Get a compass so that you will be able to anticipate how the light will be at different times in the day in... More
  • A Sense of Place (Part 1)

    by Ellenboughn | 26th of February, 2007

    I'm in San Francisco this week, staying near Union Square. There is a photographer on every corner snapping every which way. So how do to create images of a beautiful and much photographed city that will stand out from the competition?... More
  • Yalova, city of Turkey

    by Keremgo | 5th of April, 2016

    I've worked as hard as I could all my life. I wasn't a photographer nor an illustrator in the past - never went to school and learned everything by myself. No one did a favor to me, no one helped. I'm lucky that I have my parents who supported me on my passions as much as... More
  • Santorini, the island of lava

    by Olgabugrovskaya | 2nd of April, 2016

    This greek island is one of the most romantic places on earth. That's why we chose it for our honeymoon. It is located near the Greek island of Crete.    Most of the buildings on the island are carved in a vertical slice of the earth. Land in Santorini consists of volcanic... More
  • What does it take to get stunning sunrise/sunset shots?

    by Waltp1957 | 31st of March, 2016

       I have been an amateur photographer for many, many years. And one of my favorite subjects is sunrises. Yeah, I know, I am an early-bird so that makes it easier for me. But besides luck, I have found that there are a few important factors in getting those exceptional... More
  • Let's plan your sunrise and sunset shots

    by Digikhmer | 5th of March, 2016

    Assignment picture ...   Assignment picture ...     I was wondering for a long time how people captured great sunset/sunrise picture. I always thought that they must master the editing skill until I discovered a magic tools after missing a sunrise shot base... More
  • Colorful Huascarán during sunset

    by Apers | 5th of March, 2016

    Standing on the remains of an enormous landslide (1970) near Yungay, north of Huaraz (Peru), I took this picture. I was still trying to grasp the impact of the landslide (70000 casualties) when the Huascarán, one of the highest mountains of Peru, started to glow due to the... More
  • Basic camera equipment for a small indoor event shoot assignment.

    by Unteroffizier | 16th of January, 2016

    If you ever wondered if you need to have plenty of high end camera gears for a small to moderate indoor event function (e.g a solemnization or small wedding) then I will like to share some in the list according to my past working experiences. (1)The camera body. A full... More
  • Triund views

    by Ankushsharma1998 | 3rd of January, 2016

    Triund views of nature,peace,birds,snow,sunset I love to take the photographs of water,sunset etc     See Article
  • Golden hour sunsets and sunrises

    by Gmgadani | 23rd of December, 2015

    Shooting sunsets and sunrises is indeed rewarding not only as a photographer but it also touches you on a more personal level. With each and every passing minutes skies take on a different shade of color as setting sunlight passes through clouds. I am by no means an expert,... More
  • The moment doesn't come twice

    by Elgunn | 18th of December, 2015

    If we were in a place, of course we will look and feel the events that can not be repeated again. There are many good events that occurred in the and the surrounding environment us to we are immortal right.  See Article
  • Understanding lighting: from physics to moods

    by Apers | 28th of November, 2015

    A couple of years ago I started with portrait photography. It was quite a challenge to find out what I wanted and how to communicate that to my models. I was in the lucky position that I knew my models before starting portrait photography. So, it was easy to have a conversation... More
  • Sea, mountains, sunset is beautiful.

    by Kvintet | 15th of November, 2015

    Long way behind. We arrived safely in the small town Sudak on the Black Sea coast of Crimea. Quickly settled and drank tea. With trepidation we go to the sea. Early morning. High cliffs on the shore.       Autumn, September. Light rain drizzles.      ... More
  • Young Doe

    by Lyoung403b | 12th of November, 2015

    What is especially neat about shooting this photo, is that deer are quite prevalent all over the UCSC campus. I enjoyed having a wonderful opportunity to visit my husband's Alma Mater, and took a generous amount of photos of the campus and of any wildlife that were present.... More
  • So different sunsets on the Black Sea

    by Lana4kask | 22nd of October, 2015

    Marine sunsets are amazingly beautiful in any season and in any weather. And the colors are always so different, warm or cold, bright or soft.   The warm yellow and gold colors and calm sea are usually in summer and autumn season.   Soft pink and bluish shades are... More
  • Not only Florence! Peace and beauty in Southern Tuscany

    by Andreamangoni | 8th of August, 2015

    Florence is a fantastic jewel in the crown of Tuscany, but it is not its only gem. The southern part of this Italian region is rich in history and charm....... Near the town of Grosseto, the countryside of Tuscany winds through the hills and olive groves, offering to its... More
  • new collection

    by Sylvaindeutsch | 20th of July, 2015

    Hello everyone, Here you can see my new collection. It's all about Nature beauty. Feel free to propose me more of it which fit. Enjoy.   Nature Beauty Collection See Article
  • In the evening the shooting environmental portraits

    by Herman118 | 22nd of May, 2015

    When I saw the sunset when the cloud is very beautiful, knows it exists very short time, the rush of shooting, with a small flash fill light, thanks TD through these photographs, I hope there will be sales.                     More
  • Stage Performers - How do we do it - A laymans guide

    by Kabayanmark | 26th of March, 2015

    Being an outdoor person I have climbed mountains, crossed rivers and hung from trees to try to get the perfect angle on just about anything. More recently however I was invited to a series of indoor events as the pro on site. One of these stands out above the rest as... More
  • Toys for Dummies

    by Zhangle | 25th of October, 2014

    This is a creative whim. I used a dummy to mimic a fairy tale world. At sunset, there are a bunch of sunshine just launched into the lawn, I used a low angle shot this photo, so the characters can seem larger, the sun just illuminated figure's hands, there is a fantastic... More

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