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Impact of Corona on Digital Photography Market: How Much Will Be the Total Production?
The coronavirus pandemic caught the world off guard and has left the economy in shambles. Factories have temporarily shut down, businesses had to close doors to the public, work became remote, and schools have shifted to online classes, and so on. Many major events, conferences, and conventions were also canceled or delayed to ensure the safety of the public and prevent the virus from spreading.
How to Take High-Quality Product Photos With Your Smartphone
Today's smart phones are designed with some of the best cameras around. You can find phones with cameras that can handle tens of megapixels on the screen. Many of these also come with dedicated flash features and multiple lenses for added image quality.
How to Create Perfect Macro Photo Lighting
When shooting a macro photograph, you sometimes can create a great looking photo using just the lighting that's available. If you're shooting a macro photo of a flower or insect while there's filtered sunlight while outdoors, for example, you're probably going to have the perfect lighting without needing to use any additional equipment. (A macro photograph is an extreme close-up shot with a special lens that creates the image in a 1:1 ratio on the image sensor.)
Tips for Shooting Midday Photos
Shooting photos in the mid-day sun can be some of the toughest conditions you'll encounter, at least when shooting outdoors. Usually, the sun is an advantage for a photographer, as it provides plenty of light to allow you to use the exact camera settings you want to use.
Indoor Action Photography Tips
Shooting indoor photos can be a challenge. Making sure the exposure is just right is difficult, and being forced to use a flash can really limit the types of photos you can shoot.
6 Software You Need for Your Photography Business
Being a photographer doesn't stop at taking pictures; you still have to work on editing, invoicing, delivery, and more. This is why there is a large amount of software you need for your photography business, especially if you want to stay organized and productive. From paid to free programs, there are several programs and softwares you can use to streamline your business.
How to Take Amazing Nude Shots
The human body is an extraordinary creation and its complex shape and its sublime contours make it an ideal subject for photographers. But it is not as easy as it seems, at least if you want to take beautiful pictures. So here are a few tips to help you make the best out of your photoshoot.
6 Reasons why I switched to Zoner Photo Studio
What Photo Studio? Haven't heard of Zoner Photo Studio X yet? Zoner Photo Studio X is a RAW editor/manager software for editing photographs combining features that are focused on the photographer's workflow. Imagine Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop under one roof with an easy to use and intuitive UI. Developed by a software company from the Czech Republic with quite a history in image editing programs since 1993. Very popular for home applications in its country of origin, however, a rather quiet exposure abroad. Without a further overview, let's jump into rival waters regarding photo editing apps. Compared to the competition and other alternatives to Lightroom, why did I pick Zoner Photo Studio X as the best companion for my photos?
DIY Portrait Photography Tips for Beginners
Long before digital cameras have come to existence, people have been fascinated by portraits mainly because it captures the essence of a person. Portrait photography has the power of capturing one's image and depicting that person's character while imprinting such pictures for all to remember. However, people do not realize that since cameras have been developed and made available to everyone, they have been secretly becoming a threat to the techniques that professional photographers have studied for years. Learn photography, and you'll see how fantastic this hobby can be!
Advanced Night Photography Tips: Figure Out the Best DSLR Settings for Night Photos
When making the switch from point and shoot cameras to DSLRs, one aspect of the DSLR that can be confusing is some of the additional options you have for shooting night photos.
What You Need to Become a Popular Instagram Photographer
Instagram is very popular among online creators. Currently, Instagram has over 500,000 active influencers, and a good portion of them are professional photographers.
How To Successfully Promote Your Photoblog: 10 Great Tips
There are 600 million blogs and 75 million photographers in the word. The competition sounds to be tight but it shouldn't be a reason to abandon the idea of your photoblog promotion. Right now, we are going to share ten actionable tips that will help you to build your photoblog popularization strategy, grow your audience, and get the never-ending influx of new orders. So, let's get started.
Composition and the rule of thirds
Exposure (with its three components: aperture, shutter speed and ISO sensitivity) is extremely important to make a successful photograph but it is not the only technical aspect that influences the final rendering of an image: the composition is just as important!
Ambient Vs. Diffuse Lighting
Making proper use of lighting is a key to successful photography. Without enough of the proper lighting, your photos will not turn out how you want. To be able to make proper use of the available lighting, it's important to understand the different types of lighting and know how to use them. Try these tips for understanding and using two common types of lighting that you'll find in photography: Diffuse and ambient lighting.
10 Tips for Growing a Small Photography Business
Starting your own photography business is no easy task. Read our top ten tips for growing your own photography business long term and how you can earn more money.
Adding Depth to Your Photos: Is It Important Nowadays?
Photography can be a real work of art if you know how to take a quality shot. In this article, we will tell you about how important and possible it is to add depth to photographs.
One Hero, A Million Faces - online Covid-19 archive launched by Splento
Today, Friday April 24th 2020, one of the UK's leading photography businesses, Splento, has launched an online Covid-19 visual archive with images from frontline NHS hospitals who are at the centre of the battle against the pandemic. Called 'One Hero, A Million Faces', the web-based resource captures the heroism and reality within hospitals by NHS key workers producing an active time capsule of the UK's fight against the virus. The campaign is also raising funds for the NHS through donations for using the images.
20 Ideas for Photos During Quarantine Period
Since the Covid-19 virus became a global pandemic, most governments have declared a lockdown to ensure people's safety. This lockdown means a lot of people are restricted from going to public places, thereby leaving them with no option than to stay at home. The chances are high that you're stuck at home with nowhere to go, talk less of having fun and taking pictures.
A Beginner’s Guide to Making Product Photography Much Better
Are you into product photography? Check out the essential beginner tips for making every single product photograph absolutely fantastic.
How to improve your photography skills and get a better job
With everyone owning a digital camera, it is hard to differentiate photographers from fashion bloggers, for example. They have made photography look easy, but professionals in the industry know otherwise. True photographers understand the physics of light and strive to get the best out of their camera. Photography is still a technical field because you need to acquire computer and software skills. You need to improve constantly to keep up with emerging trends such as Drones. Successful businesses and better photography jobs are determined by the level of uniqueness and creativity.
8 Cool Things to Do with Your Photos
Posting on Instagram isn't the only thing you can do with your photos. You can use them to decorate your home, make photo gifts to delight your friends, or turn them into something special. If you've just finished sorting your photo collection and are looking for ideas on how to make the most of them - we've got you covered. Scroll down to find ideas for digital and printed photos, as well as bonus suggestions for old pictures.
Coronavirus: How You Can Help the Photography Community
The coronavirus pandemic has caused widespread destruction in terms of health and economy. From well-established and large-sized businesses to small scale industries, every business is struggling for survival. The travel sector is facing huge losses from traveling restrictions in several countries, restaurants are losing customers, and retailers are facing an unprecedented decrease in revenue. The photography community is equally affected because of event cancellations worldwide.
How to Photograph and Edit Art Pictures for Social Media
Do you want more people to see your art? Or maybe you want to promote and sell some of your artworks? Social media platforms work great for this purpose. However, when it comes to uploading pictures to social media, you may face some restrictions. For instance, you may have noticed that many social media platforms, especially Instagram, Facebook, and Snapchat, decrease the quality of the uploaded photos.
Computer Slow With Photos? 3 Simple Ways to Speed It Up
There could be a number of reasons if your computer is slow at loading or editing photos. And there are just as many things you can do to speed it up, short of buying new software or a new computer. Here are three approaches you can take to open and edit photos in a fraction of the time.
Events From Home
All About Photo is committed to bringing you the very best in photography during these difficult times. We believe that photography can be a powerful tool for helping us make sense of the world and connect with one another. If you can, continue to work, share your photography, and connect with the photographic community.
Guide on How to Write Photo Credits for Press, Instagram, and Books
Are you writing an article or a blog post and don't know how to give credits to the authors of the photos you want to use? This article contains all the information on how to write photo credits.
Best Adobe Free Photoshop Actions in 2020
Are you looking for the best free Photoshop actions that make photos look amazing in several clicks? Try these perfect actions to add to your photos more vivid look.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources To Help Photographers
Coronavirus disease wipes out the work of many photographers and artists around the world. Here is a list of resources that might help you get by in these difficult times.
Essential Tips For Food Photography
While scrolling through social media, you probably noticed that everyone (literally) posts multiple pictures of the food they prepared at home or ordered in the restaurant. You most likely did so at least once too. And while for some it might seem like wasting memory on your phone, for some food photography is essential.
All you need to know about ISO effects in photography
If you're here, it means that you're wondering about one thing - what does ISO mean? The acronym stands for the International Organization for Standardization. It's an organization that sets the standards for the digital camera's sensitivity rating, but this is not what you came here for. Below you will find all the essential and practical information about ISO and how it can affect your photos. Without further ado, let's start.
The Secrets To Breathtaking Cityscapes
Photographing big cities is a great challenge. But knowing some tricks and secrets will make your life as a cityscape photographer much easier.
Tips on How to Take a Photo of a Landscape
Capturing the perfect landscape photo depends as much on your photo editor as it does on the equipment you use. Whether you want to preserve a beautiful moment on a trip or take a breathtaking photo right in your own backyard, taking a landscape photo requires practice and dedication. Keep reading for the top tips on how to take a photo of a landscape.
Twenty Websites You Can Make Money Selling Photos Online
Photography is one dynamic and fascinating profession that involves passion to keep you floating through the tides. However, passion for the job has led many photographers to constantly do free jobs to the extent that it has almost become 'second nature' to them.
10 Best Background Removal Services in 2020
Are you interested in approaching a background removal service? Or are you dissatisfied with the agency you are currently working with? Either way, this post will come in handy. It is hard to understand from the first glance whether a certain background removal service is a decent one. I'm sure you don't feel like testing each existing company one by one until you find a suitable option. That's why I have prepared this objective review of the best background removal services in 2020.
A brief history of nude photography (1839-1939)
The naked body has, since ancient times, fascinated artists of all backgrounds. Sculptors, painters and illustrators competed to celebrate the body and represent it in its original state, as evidenced by the works from ancient civilizations, notably Egyptians, Greeks and Romans. Prehistoric representations of the naked human body can even be seen on the painted walls of caves and prehistoric statuary art. But if masculine nudes prevailed in Antiquity, especially among the Greeks, the trend has now shifted and it is the female body that has become the ultimate muse for artists.
Top Photography Trends of 2019
Photography faced dramatic changes influenced by the digital era. It radically altered many notions and approaches. It seems that nothing new could have amazed us. However, the universe of photographs is like a living organism that absorbs various tendencies and trends. If you read different essays on photography and its history written by professionals, you can track how this art varies from one year to another. 2019 was not exceptional and also brought some new styles. Let's take a closer look.
5 Tips to get amazing pre-wedding shots
The winter season is just around the corner, and if you are getting married in the cold months of the end of this year or early next year, then you've landed at the right place. So, be with us for a little while as we walk you through some really amazing tips that'll help you have a photoshoot which looks dreamy as if it's out of a fantasy world.
Which Paper Is Best For Photo Prints - Glossy vs Matte finish?
It's the question that stumps most people at the photo printing stage - should I choose a glossy or matte finish? The motivation behind your final choice may be based on artistic preference or pricing. In this post, we will discuss the difference between matte and gloss finishes and when you should choose to use each one.
Why Photography Isn’t A Career Option, It’s Either In You Or Not
Photography has been around for a while now. However, its popularity, demand, and the project rates being paid to photographers have gone up lately. Nonetheless, it isn't a good career option for many. Many people take it up as a career but fail to stay afloat. Regardless of how cheap a rate they are charging their clients, an average photographer will be forced out of the market. The world of photography is an unforgiving one.
Psst! Photographers, Steal These 11 SEO Tips for your Photo Website
Do photo websites even need SEO (a.k.a. Search Engine Optimization)? You bet! In fact, if you are serious about your website, it's crucial to know all the specifics about image SEO. Good news - in this guide, you will discover 11 fool-proof ways to bring more eyeballs on your stunning visuals. All of them are so simple, you can implement them today! Ready to turn your own photo website into the next Getty? Let's dive right in.
Top 9 Facebook Marketing Tips for Photographers
With over 2 billion users around the world tuned in, Facebook as a marketing platform is hard to beat. Thousands of said customers could already be right near you in your local city. Additionally, Facebook's visual nature supports photography in a very real way. In other words, Facebook is a solid platform to use for marketing your photography business.
How to Sell Online Photos and Earn Quick Bucks in 2019?
Do you enjoy photography? Have you pursued it as a hobby? How about reading this blog? It contains helpful ways to turn photography into a rewarding online business.
7 Best Photo Apps for Incredible iPhone Photography (2019 Edition)
There are so many photography apps that are compatible with your iPhone. Choosing the best app can be frustrating and overwhelming because not all apps out there are the best for you. To ease your work, we have compiled a list of seven photo apps that will improve the quality of the photos you take with your iPhone. Read on to learn more about this interesting subject.
An Introduction Guide To Street Photography
Street photography is all about capturing life in urban areas. It's about our culture and humanity that is captured usually without the knowledge of the subject (if that is a person, that is). If you are new to street photography, this guide will help you get started.
What is the impact of modern art on society?
Being an artist or just an admirer, you may have this thought in your mind: how does art influence today's society and if art can educate the people around us with all the tech around us? Art is well known for its amazing feature of educating people and creating that pleasant environment of a new world in a whole new vision. A new way of translating thoughts, feelings, and emotions based on experiences are now presented with the help of projectors, interactive screens or videos. Among the first forms of artistic representation are cave paintings that prove that humans were capable of abstraction and art reproductions, also being able to communicate through this language with others, but now art has no boundaries.
How You Can Bring Old Photographs to Life Once Again
The truth is that few people actually take good care of old photos. With time, these printed photographs may be discovered in leaky basements or musty attics. Unfortunately, at this point, there may have been quite a bit of damage done to these images. Before you despair, though, there is a way to restore these pictures. Sure, you may not be able to fix the physical copy but you can certainly alter a digital version to reclaim the lost glory of the photograph. Here are your top tips for doing so.
Fashion Retouchers Matter
High-end photo retouching is a critical part of the fashion industry. The fashion world relies on retouching to make the model and clothing look appealing. Retouching photos helps clean up details that can be missed during a photoshoot such as a lone strand of hair standing up, ruffles on the clothes, or blemishes of the model. You can correct those details of an image through photo retouching.
Best Photo Recovery Software to Take Lost Photos Back
Memory is essential for the existence of humans because we are what we remember. Anything that happens to us changes our character, values, and attitudes. If we did not have memory, we would not have been inclined to travel, spend time with friends, and perform any other activities we are used to. Luckily, the progress has gifted us with assistance in the form of photography (and cheap essay writing services). Now, we do not have to fully rely on our brain cells in remembering the brightest moments of our lives. It is now many times easier to recall a joyful event when you desire. However, even photography is not perfect, and our memories are never safe. Or are they?
6 Tools Photographers Should Use in 2019
Have you been trying to edit your and improve the quality of your photos using your phone? Editing photos using your phone is quite a hustle because most camera apps do not have a wide variety of features that will help you progress to the next level. With the rapid advancement of technology in 2019, it's important for you to use the best tools to have quality photos or earn money through photography. Today, we are going to discuss some of the best tools available today and how you can use them. Let's get started!
Framing and Composition Tips
The principles of visual art are the rules, tools and guidelines that artists often use to organize the elements of art in their work. Of course, not everyone follows these rules but most of them does because it is more pleasing for the human eye. Let's take a look at some of these principles and a few other tips to take better shots.
6 Tips for Mastering Your Lenses
Have you bought a new lens and look for ways to "play well" with it? Or you have a long-abandoned lens on your shelf, and you still can't find an application for it? This article is for photographers and amateurs who want to understand what their lens is capable of and how to find new ways to get great shots.
6 Great Ways to Negotiate the Best Rates as a Freelance Photographer
For many photographers, setting and negotiating rates can seem intimidating and complicated. You often have to face the fear that the client will feel you're overcharging them. Understanding how to negotiate your service rates is a crucial step to a successful freelance career.
7 Things To Photograph On Rainy Days
A lot of photographers are absolutely horrified of bad weather, especially when it comes to rain. And that's reasonable if you think about such things as water getting into your camera and possibly breaking something in it.
Top 10 Web Design Mistakes And How To Avoid Them
Web design is a challenging process which forces you to be highly creative while respecting the state of the art website creation principles. But it's often not so easy to bring together the best of both worlds and craft a website that is user-friendly and visually appealing at the same time.
10 Tips On Taking Lovely Night Sky and Star Photos
Astrophotography is one of the greatest types of photography there is. A camera can sometimes see what our eyes are missing and this means that you can get some pretty stunning photos if you are willing to venture out into the night. However, for these photos to work, you need to know how to position your camera and many other things.
Where to Study if You Want to Become a Photographer?
Photography is definitely a skill that gets polished with experience. Many claim that it is almost impossible to learn how to photograph, without a natural flair for it. That said, there are still many techniques that one can and should master in photography that could push the progress along.
15 Essential Tips for Drone Photography
In recent years, drone photography has been one of the largest growing genres in the fields of photography, precisely wedding photography. It requires great ability to run a high-quality camera in the sky to capture aerial photographs and the results can be beyond imagination. This article is all about the tips for drone photography that can make drone photography better. You will get to understand the practical, safety and legal considerations for better drone photography
The Most Popular 7 Ways to Use Adobe Photoshop
If you ask all Instagrammers what tools they use to edit their photos, only a small percentage of them will mention Photoshop. Of course; Instagram offers its own editing tools that are very easy to use. But people rarely use Photoshop when editing images for other purposes, too.
6 Amazing Tips To Make Your Portrait Photography Impeccable
I walked into a firm and I was stunned beyond the usual. Mind you, I did not freak out because I sensed that hidden cameras or probably a motion activated hidden camera was watching me. No, it was this huge portrait photograph of the founder that stunned me. It took some level of composure not to stare. It was not the gigantic size that actually kept my attention though that was what caught my attention. It was the picture itself that kept me in awe so much that the receptionist observed it. Everything about the picture was dazzling and alive. It seemed like the man was live and his aura was just oozing. This is one thing about photography.
5 Ways to Use Festivals as a Photo Subject
Festivals are characterized with color and entertainment, both of which make them a perfect photography subject. The organization and effort put into a festival makes it an excellent opportunity for photographers to build on or show their skills, as well as capture amazing photos.
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