Polarizing Filters and Why You Need One

Polarizing filters are cheap but yet so important. They are simple to use, yet pretty hard to explain. I do my best to show you a few examples, and hopefully it’s helpful. To use them you simply turn the filter around until the image looks good. A polarizing filter will ‘correct’ the image in a […]

Understand the Histogram

An introduction on how a camera’s histogram works and how to use it to get the most from your photographs.

10 Photography Life Hacks You Need To Know

Here are 10 top tips that won’t cost you much money, and will make your (photography) life much better.

12 step guide to creating a photography book / album

A 12 step guide to pricing, designing, editing and printing your own photography book or album.

Nature Photography Workshop Tutorial – Part 1/5

This is a good start for a Nature Photography tutorial. Brian Palmer leads a Nature Photography workshop at the Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge on the Eastern Shore of Maryland. This first video is basic info designed more for beginners. You can see the other parts to this series at the links below. This is a […]

How to Install and Use Photoshop Brushes

The Brush tool can be used to draw lines and shapes of any color on a blank surface or image. There are numerous brush shapes available. One source we really like is Deviantart.com for a large selection of brushes to download.