Baby Photography Tips – Never Stop Shooting

Tweet Baby Photography Tips – Never Stop Shooting Babies sometimes can have hundreds of different expressions every hour. Try to capture as many of them as you can. Sometimes you can get too sidetracked with trying to get that perfect “smile” shot. My suggestion is don’t worry about that shot, it will come naturally during the session and the more you try and force it the more uncomfortable the baby will get....

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Creating a Fake Night Star Trail in Photoshop

Tweet Creating a Fake Night Star Trail in Photoshop One thing I have always loved about long exposure night photography is the trail of the stars. It always amazes me to see the movement of the stars over time and adds such a different dimension to a still photograph. We covered some tips for long exposure photography awhile back and today want to share a tip I ran across from Russell Brown at Adobe on how you can quickly add a star...

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Pro HDR iPhone app review

Tweet Apple has added a few different features to the standard camera app on the iPhone over the years and I was excited when they released the HDR feature. One of the biggest drawbacks of many point and shoot cameras (even most DSLR’s) is the dynamic range you can get. If you have a very dark area and light area in the shot you will always have some areas with no detail and it can ruin a image many times. The other evening I...

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PhotoVision – Great Photography Education and DVD’s

Tweet Photography is one of those art forms that you can never really learn enough. No matter how long you have been a photographer you can always learn more. Also for those of you who have your own photography business the whole marketing side of things is a entire new world that you can spend many years trying to get good at. It’s all a fine art that we can always improve upon and with how quick things change in todays...

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Overpowering the sun with your speedlight

Tweet One thing that I love to do with my flashes during the day is to have them overpower the sun to create dramatic light. A really cool part about some of the latest flash gear is that it allows you to shoot at any shutter speed and this gives you a ton of creative control when it comes to shooting portraits in the bright sun. Today I want to chat about a really easy technique that helps you get some very dimensional and dramatic...

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