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How to use Motion Blur in Photoshop

How to use Motion Blur in Photoshop | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
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Neutral Density filters are great at extending exposure time and creating a sense of movement, but they are not always the most convenient kit to use in all circumstances.
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Why do you love photography?

Why do you love photography? | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Why do you love photography?
There’s no doubt about it, photographers are a pretty passionate bunch.
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Digital version of Amateur Photographer, 6 April 2013 | Amateur Photographer

Digital version of Amateur Photographer, 6 April 2013 | Amateur Photographer | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Digital version of Amateur Photographer, 6 April 2013
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How To Impress Your Blog Readers

How To Impress Your Blog Readers | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Blog post at AdrienneSmith.net : Blogging is about building communities.

It’s about creating enough valuable content so that your readers will want to keep coming back [..]
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a FREE new photography digital magazine - The Inspired Eye

a FREE new photography digital magazine - The Inspired Eye | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Hmmmmmmm....... no one here toots their own horn, I guess. But I'm currently getting lost in a great new digital magazine (is that what they're called?
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Getting off Auto – Manual, Aperture and Shutter Priority modes explained

Getting off Auto – Manual, Aperture and Shutter Priority modes explained | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
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Learn the basics of using the manual modes.

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Digital Camera Buying Guide 2013

Digital Camera Buying Guide 2013 | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Your ultimate guide to buying a digital camera in 2013 from point-and-shoots of all price ranges to entry-level interchangeable lens cameras.
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Split-Second Burst of Paint Captured from Spinning Drill - My Modern Metropolis

Split-Second Burst of Paint Captured from Spinning Drill - My Modern Metropolis | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Fabian Oefner captures all kinds of incredible color and motion in just the blink of an eye. His awesome skills at experimentation have once again led to this…
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WVIL, A Glimpse At The Future Of Photography After Cameras Die [Video]

WVIL, A Glimpse At The Future Of Photography After Cameras Die [Video] | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
It may only be a concept for now, but oh, what a concept it is. "If you look at camera architecture, there's a missed opportunity that the camera industry has brushed away," says Markus Wierzoch, the WVIL's lead industrial designer.
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Beautiful Sunrise Photos Taken from Same Spot for a Year - My Modern Metropolis

Beautiful Sunrise Photos Taken from Same Spot for a Year - My Modern Metropolis | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
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Over the course of one year, photographer Robert Weingarten took a picture of the sky, sea, and city from the same position overlooking Santa Monica…
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Natsumi Hayashi's New Levitating Photos Get Blown Up - My Modern Metropolis

Natsumi Hayashi's New Levitating Photos Get Blown Up - My Modern Metropolis | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
By now, you may have heard the name Natsumi Hayashi. She's the sweet-looking Japanese girl who sparked a worldwide levitating craze back in 2011. Our first…
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Photography tip – shoot from down low!

Photography tip – shoot from down low! | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Try shooting from down low
Even the very best and most experienced photographers get stuck for inspiration from time to time, so it’s worth having one or two tricks up your sleeve to get yourself out of a creative rut or mental block.
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Lightning Picture -- Weather Photo -- National Geographic Photo of the Day

Lightning Picture -- Weather Photo -- National Geographic Photo of the Day | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
See a photo of lightning striking in New Mexico by Carsten Peter, from National Geographic.
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Digital cameras 'to make a comeback'

Digital cameras 'to make a comeback' | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Digital photography is entering a new phase of separating into two categories, a manufacturer has said.
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The Importance of a Focal Point in Photo Compositions

The Importance of a Focal Point in Photo Compositions | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
A focal point is the part of an image that draws the eye of a viewer to the most important part of the image or the area that you want to highlight. How you do this will make or break the final image.
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13 ways famous landscape photographers make money from photography | Digital Camera World

13 ways famous landscape photographers make money from photography | Digital Camera World | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
The life of famous landscape photographers can seem glamorous but it's hard work. Discover their their methods to make money from photography
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Samsung announces Wi-Fi version of Galaxy Camera by VR-Zone.com

Samsung announces Wi-Fi version of Galaxy Camera by VR-Zone.com | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Samsung has announced a Wi-Fi version of the Galaxy Camera, offering budding photographers a way to more easily share their photos and save backups.
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How to Balance Subject and Background Exposure - A Real World Example

How to Balance Subject and Background Exposure - A Real World Example | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
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Explore the World's Oldest Photography Museum via Google

Explore the World's Oldest Photography Museum via Google | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
The George Eastman House is the first museum of photography to join the Google Art Project, a digital collection for works of art.
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Amazon.com: Understanding Exposure, 3rd Edition: How to Shoot Great Photographs with Any Camera (9780817439392): Bryan Peterson: Books

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How To Make Money As A Freelance Photographer -- Part 2 | Pixiq

How To Make Money As A Freelance Photographer -- Part 2 | Pixiq | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
How To Make Money As A Freelance Photographer -- Part 2
As a professional learn all aspects of the craft of photography
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These Awesome Photography Links Will Make You Waste Some Serious Time

These Awesome Photography Links Will Make You Waste Some Serious Time | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
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7 Most Inspirational Photo Series to Warm Your Heart - My Modern Metropolis

7 Most Inspirational Photo Series to Warm Your Heart - My Modern Metropolis | How To Take Better Photographs | Scoop.it
Photographers capture a variety of portraits and landscapes, but it's the personal photo series with beautiful images that make you want to laugh and cry that…
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