Lighting Photos: 10 Secrets for Beautiful Photos

Lighting Photos: 10 Secrets for Beautiful Photos

Lighting photos is easy. Crafting an emotion with your lighting takes a bit more practice, but the results are stunning. This episode is part of a series on things that I shared in a blog post about 101 Photography Secrets for Emerging Photographers. We’ll continue down the list to share on podcast episodes. The Secrets…

Create a Home Studio for OUTSTANDING Portrait Photography

Create a Home Studio for OUTSTANDING Portrait Photography

You can create a home studio for portrait photography on a budget. The key is to understand the elements that you need to cover, and then start crafting portraits from the comfort of your own home. We’ll share the things you need, as well as some items we use in our own home studio to…

5 Questions About LIGHTING PORTRAITS

5 Questions About LIGHTING PORTRAITS

Lee has 5 questions about lighting portraits for me to answer on this week’s podcast episode. To be fair, I asked her to come up with some questions to ask for a few reasons. She’s a great photographer who doesn’t really have experience with flash photography and I know we have folks like that in…

Photo Composition Ideas for Travel Photographers

Photo Composition Ideas for Travel Photographers

Coming up with photo composition ideas for travel photographer can seem to be hit or miss. Some scenes just naturally lend themselves to beautiful photos. Others look beautiful, but seem difficult to capture into a still frame. We have some ideas that can help you work with those less cooperative travel environments. You can drastically…

What is Portrait Photography?

What is Portrait Photography?

Portrait photography is one of the most popular genres of photography, but it has many meanings that seem to vary from one person to another. Traditional portraits are great, but you can capture some stunning results using creative ideas. So what is portrait photography, or as it’s also called portraiture? Let’s take a deeper look….