Probably 90% of my images live on my hard drives and never manifest themselves in the non-digital world.
Among the many benefits of mass tourism, there are a couple of lurking downsides.
When choosing a macro lens, it’s not just about magnification. ...
Just about the sweetest two words you can hear if you're a photographer. ...
To do this in Photoshop, you need to use things like selections, feathering, layers, adjustment layers and layer masks. ...
Menacing gray clouds filled the sky when I arrived before dawn on the crest of Black Face in the San Juan Mountains near Telluride, Colorado. ...
The view out my window was pretty lousy! Sunrise looked to be dull and dark with thick clouds obscuring the sun.
Many photographers have aspirations, secret or otherwise, of hanging our finest works on the walls of an acclaimed art gallery. Many...
I love the way winter fog and mist can simplify the landscape and lend a tranquil mood to a scene.
Every photographer will have grappled with the question of how much to edit photos in the camera or later with tools like HDR software, Photoshop and Lightroom.
I have one of the new Canon cameras that allows multiple captures on a single frame.
I wondered if I was getting lazy in the field, or if these new digital options were providing more control and better results. ...
Sharpness is the most essential technical element of composition and quality in most photographs.
There's a wonderful miniature world out there you can capture with your camera.
If there's one thing I haven't been sweating too much in the 11 or so years since I went from shooting slides to shooting digital, it's exposure.
A tele-extender, when placed between the camera body and lens, multiplies the magnification of the lens to which it's attached.
The term "art sauce" is usually a pejorative that instructors use to excoriate their students on using gimmicks to make their work appear more snappy.
There's a reason why so many people in this world enjoy picking up a camera and capturing the magic that lies in front of them. ...
Shawn Reeder, a photographer, filmmaker and musician based in the magical nexus between the majesty of the Sierras and the expansive grandeur of Yosemite, recently completed an engaging time-lapse project called "Yosemite Range of Light." ...
Thus began a journey that changed me both as a photographer and as a person.
For this column, I want to share some new images. ...
Lately I've seen a number of interesting images of the night sky showing a silhouetted foreground and the Milky Way.
Readers of Outdoor Photographer Magazine and students at my seminars and field workshops know I love to create panoramic images.
Single-speed mountain bike riders, boulderers, prime lens users. ...
Every nature photographer knows that fall is prime time.
The email was unlike any I had ever received.
The truth is, great photographers understand that it's impossible to duplicate human vision with a camera and plan their images accordingly without feeling frustrated by the inability to duplicate the color, contrast or depth their eyes see.
It's the kind of challenge I get more and more frequently in these tight economic times.
My wildflower photographs usually fall short.
Darkening skies, a flash of lightning and a distant clap of thunder.
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