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2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For Photographers Under $50

2017 Holiday Gift Guide: For Photographers Under $50
Let the holiday shopping begin!  Lets gets started with some stocking stuffers for the photographer in your life!  There are so many great ideas here for those near and dear to you, but you know what???...there may just be something for you on this list too!  ...

8 World Class Photographers Share Tips for Travelling With Gear

8 World Class Photographers Share Tips for Travelling With Gear
At some point, every photographer is going to be asked to travel to a location with a client; whether it’s across town or across the world, traveling with your gear is never easy and there are always risks involved. ...

6 Posing Tips That Will Make Your Subjects Feel More at Ease

6 Posing Tips That Will Make Your Subjects Feel More at Ease
The best photographs are always the ones where the people in the picture look relaxed and natural — which could explain by photos of kids and families are so sweet and poignant. But for a lot of subjects who aren’t professional models......

November Photo Contests on Photo.net

November Photo Contests on Photo.net
As a subscriber to Photo.net you have many benefits - one of which is our photo contests!  This month we have six contests open for submission and the list is growing! ...

iPhone X First Look and field test with Chase Jarvis

iPhone X First Look and field test with Chase Jarvis
Yes, it’s true – I’m lucky enough to be strapped with one of the very first iPhone X’s to hit the streets......

Creative Photo Challenge No. 8 – Paint With Light

Creative Photo Challenge No. 8 – Paint With Light
One of the ways to draw attention to your photography is by doing unusual things with your light. From long exposures to introducing new lighting elements (flashlights, strobes, neon… the list goes on) – there is ample opportunity to push your creative boundaries and create truly unique portraits that embrace the unusual use of light, and allow you to paint with light in ways you’d never imagined....

Stopping Scope Creep Without Offending Clients

Stopping Scope Creep Without Offending Clients
To be able to have a conversation with your client that is in learned skill and that's the most important thing to your question and my answer is......

When is it time to upgrade my gear!?

When is it time to upgrade my gear!?
Photography gear should be viewed as just tools - much like in the same way that the person......

Balancing Consumption vs Creation

Balancing Consumption vs Creation
In this episode of Daily Creative Chase Jarvis answers a terrific question many creative artists struggle with in this digital age where consumption of content for inspiration is so much easier than it is to go out and create....

Photo Week Is Coming To CreativeLive. Are You Ready?

Photo Week Is Coming To CreativeLive. Are You Ready?
With just over a week until Photo Week, the largest photo event of the year for CreativeLive, we thought it only appropriate to give you a little teaser of some of the drops of wisdom their instructors will be sending your way in just a few days time. ...

Higher Paying Clients AND How To Get Them!

Higher Paying Clients AND How To Get Them!
I'm gonna do two things and answering your question, one I'm to talk generally about how to swim upstream and get better clients, and then......

How To Get Started In Photography

How To Get Started In Photography
For some getting started in anything new the question always remains - "where do I start?". Building a solid foundation for your journey to mastery is critical otherwise we tend to find knowledge gaps and learn the hard way. ...
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6 Posing Tips That Will Make Your Subjects Feel More at Ease

6 Posing Tips That Will Make Your Subjects Feel More at Ease
The best photographs are always the ones where the people in the picture look relaxed and natural — which could explain by photos of kids and families are so sweet and poignant. But for a lot of subjects who aren’t professional models......

Photo Week Is Coming To CreativeLive. Are You Ready?

Photo Week Is Coming To CreativeLive. Are You Ready?
With just over a week until Photo Week, the largest photo event of the year for CreativeLive, we thought it only appropriate to give you a little teaser of some of the drops of wisdom their instructors will be sending your way in just a few days time. ...

How To Get Started In Photography

How To Get Started In Photography
For some getting started in anything new the question always remains - "where do I start?". Building a solid foundation for your journey to mastery is critical otherwise we tend to find knowledge gaps and learn the hard way. ...

The Ultimate Guide to Learning Photography by CreativeLive

The Ultimate Guide to Learning Photography by CreativeLive
Our friends over at CreativeLive have pulled together a comprehensive but easy to consume "Ultimate Guide to Learning Photography" that we recommend you bookmark and visit often....

Get a "Fast Start" to knowing your new camera or the one you want!

Get a
A "Fast Start" is a thorough course taught by well known industry professionals on the camera you have already purchased or are considering buying. These courses are built in easy to consume bite sized lessons on the camera features, advantages and benefits and whats best - it gives you a leg up on "how to get the most of your camera"!...

How to be a World-Class Creative Pro - with Joe McNally

How to be a World-Class Creative Pro - with Joe McNally
This is one of the more serious interviews with Joe, who’s generally very fun and jovial – and I feel super grateful to get the opportunity to pull out some of the lessons he’s learned from so many decades in the business of photography. ...

5 Lessons from Master Photographer Joe McNally

Adobe Photoshop vs Lightroom: When and Why to Use Each Program

Adobe Photoshop vs Lightroom: When and Why to Use Each Program
Photographers ask us all the time to compare Adobe Photoshop vs Lightroom. They want to know which one they should use. The truth is......
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Balancing Consumption vs Creation

Balancing Consumption vs Creation
In this episode of Daily Creative Chase Jarvis answers a terrific question many creative artists struggle with in this digital age where consumption of content for inspiration is so much easier than it is to go out and create....

The Intersection of Art & Business with Joe Gebbia on Chase Jarvis LIVE

The Intersection of Art & Business with Joe Gebbia on Chase Jarvis LIVE
Pushing past “no.” Anyone who wants to be a creator or entrepreneur is going to hear this word so, so, so many times – but the key isn’t to simply ignore it, but to unpack it and understand how to get past it in a deliberate, thoughtful and strategic way....

Joe McNally’s Photoshoot at The Top of The World: Watch What it Takes to Get The Shot

Joe McNally’s Photoshoot at The Top of The World: Watch What it Takes to Get The Shot
What if I don’t get the shot? Climbing to the top of the tallest building in the world is a once in a lifetime opportunity......

Behind The Lens – A CreativeLive Employee Hits The Road To See All 50 States

Behind The Lens – A CreativeLive Employee Hits The Road To See All 50 States
Doesn’t everyone want to trade in their comfortable, California lifestyle to live in a rolling box with a bed? No? Just me? Well, that’s odd....

Creative Photo Challenge No. 4 – High-Key Portraits (w/ DIY Softbox)

Creative Photo Challenge No. 4 – High-Key Portraits (w/ DIY Softbox)
Soft Boxes can create a beautiful glowing light, but you don’t have to pay an arm and a leg to get one! Achieve the same look with items you have laying around the house too. In this challenge, Lindsay......

Featured Member: Tracy Anderson

Featured Member: Tracy Anderson
Tracy Anderson does a wonderful job of creating intimacy between the viewer and subject. Sometimes this is achieved with a piercing gaze directly into the camera's......

Featured Member: Alfredo Machado

Featured Member: Alfredo Machado
My interest in photography started when I was 10 and my parents gifted me a Brownie box camera in the late 1950's. Over the years, my interest continued and I always had a camera on hand, shooting slide and print film of anything that caught my eye. My passion for photography truly took off with the advent of digital and my first digital camera a......

Photographers Guide to Nepal

Photographers Guide to Nepal
Nepal is well known as a photographer's paradise. Ancient temples worn down by time, bustling marketplaces full of life and color, vibrant religious festivals and, of course, spectacular mountain views....
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Canon announces an 85mm f/1.4L IS USM

Canon announces an 85mm f/1.4L IS USM
If you shoot portraits, fashion or work in available light, then you likely want to know about the recently announced Canon EF 85 mm f/1.4 L IS USM lens. ...

Nikon D850 - Is this the one you've been waiting for?

Nikon D850 - Is this the one you've been waiting for?
Recently Nikon has been giving some well known industry professionals a good "first look" at the D850 and most if, not all were impressed with what they saw......

Get a "Fast Start" to knowing your new camera or the one you want!

Get a
A "Fast Start" is a thorough course taught by well known industry professionals on the camera you have already purchased or are considering buying. These courses are built in easy to consume bite sized lessons on the camera features, advantages and benefits and whats best - it gives you a leg up on "how to get the most of your camera"!...

Nikon D850 announcement - coming soon!

Nikon D850 announcement - coming soon!
The question we're all asking is...is this merely just a full frame version of the D500 or is there other technology baked into this camera that would make it a game changer as many suspect there is?...
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The Intersection of Art & Business with Joe Gebbia on Chase Jarvis LIVE

The Intersection of Art & Business with Joe Gebbia on Chase Jarvis LIVE
Pushing past “no.” Anyone who wants to be a creator or entrepreneur is going to hear this word so, so, so many times – but the key isn’t to simply ignore it, but to unpack it and understand how to get past it in a deliberate, thoughtful and strategic way....

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting My Photography Business

Five Things I Wish I Knew Before Starting My Photography Business
I got to thinking about a few things I wish I knew before starting my business. Yes, I wish I knew more about the......
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November Photo Contests on Photo.net

November Photo Contests on Photo.net
As a subscriber to Photo.net you have many benefits - one of which is our photo contests!  This month we have six contests open for submission and the list is growing! ...

Canon announces an 85mm f/1.4L IS USM

Canon announces an 85mm f/1.4L IS USM
If you shoot portraits, fashion or work in available light, then you likely want to know about the recently announced Canon EF 85 mm f/1.4 L IS USM lens. ...

Nikon D850 - Is this the one you've been waiting for?

Nikon D850 - Is this the one you've been waiting for?
Recently Nikon has been giving some well known industry professionals a good "first look" at the D850 and most if, not all were impressed with what they saw......

2017 Solar Eclipse is coming are you ready?

2017 Solar Eclipse is coming are you ready?
Are you ready for the 2017 solar eclipse!? This article will help you get there if you are not ready! ...
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