Category Archive for "Tips & Tutorials"

Scouting for Photo Locations

Sometimes I find myself struggling to find new and unique locations for taking photographs. In this article, I will be discussing different online resources that I use for scouting photo locations. These websites help me discover interesting public places that
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Tip #1: Shoot the Sky

I’ve decided to start a new blog series to quickly leave tips for other photographers. For the first entry I am going to demonstrate why photographers should take a few seconds to photograph the sky when shooting non-nature images outside.…
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Lightroom FTP Export

One of the biggest missing features in Lightroom 4 is that they still haven’t added a built in FTP export option for users who want to only upload images to an FTP server. Fortunately, a Lightroom user contributed a
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Lightroom 4 Video Editing

One of the most interesting new features in Lightroom 4 is the ability for users to edit videos from the Lightroom interface. In previous versions of the software, Lightroom would only link to videos and play them in an external…
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EGallery – Automatic PHP Image Galleries

Delivering images to clients or models has always been a hassle, requiring me to either use another web service or asking clients to right click and save images from a list of files (how boring!). I was tired of explaining
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What Photographers Look For in Models

Today I spent a significant amount of time browsing ModelMayhem.com in search of a model in the Orlando area for a future shoot. It’s been just over a year since I joined Model Mayhem and because the site features a…
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How to Age Photos in Photoshop

I recently had an opportunity to shoot several girls for some pinup style photos, and I decided to age the photos through some simple Photoshop methods. While experimenting with different effects I think that I came up with an easy…
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How Models can Find Free Photographers

As a photographer I am constantly seeking new female talent to model for me, and I have used a variety of online resources to scout for local girls. This article discuses some of those websites (ModelMayhem.com, Facebook.com, OneModelPlace.com, MySpace.com, and…
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