The Orton Effect Explained

There are countless techniques and tools to make your image stand out, but few have become as famous as the Orton Effect. The Orton Effect...

Manual Focus or Automatic Focus?

Capturing sharp and in-focus images is something I often see beginning photographers struggle with. Many don't notice it themselves but it's very visible to those who...

Introductions to the Fundamentals of Landscape Photography

In this introduction series we will be looking into the basic settings of photography and and helping you understanding how every change you make can impact your photo. The basic settings are referred to as The Exposure Triangle.

Understanding Layers & Masks in Photoshop

Layers and Masks are two of the most important functions that you find in Adobe Photoshop. It’s among the many things that make it...

My Best Practices for Printing Drone Images

I have been a photographer since the 1970s and I have been a printer of my work from the beginning. In that era, a...

Luminar 4 Review: A New Era of Photo Editing

Artificial Intelligence. One-click sky replacements. Smart adjustments. That's just some keywords to describe what you can expect from the new and completely rebuilt Luminar...

Is Social Media the End of Landscape Photography?

Landscape photography is more popular than it’s ever been and with the high quality of smartphone cameras, it’s also more accessible than ever before....

Leaving the Tripod Behind? Read These Tips for Handheld Landscape Photography

Use a tripod. That's one of the most common pieces of advice given to landscape photographers. The main reason is that it opens the...

How to Use Instagram to Promote Your Photography

Promote Your Photography on Instagram There is no doubt that we live in the Golden Age of Social Media. New platforms come to the market almost every...

Storytelling in Landscape Photography: Creating a Landscape Memoir

Storytelling in Landscape Photography There is something strangely captivating about landscape photography; the open horizons, soaring alps, thundering rivers and lush valleys seep into you...