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How to Sell Photos Online: For Both Amateur and Pro Photographers

How to Sell Photos Online: For Both Amateur and Pro Photographers | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Whether photography is your hobby, your side hustle, or full-time job, here's how you can sell photos online and earn more money with your talents.
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Making money as a photographer, like a YouTuber or Instagrammer, is all about harnessing that same creativity at the heart of your work and applying it to the monetization of your talents.
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How to Do Light Trail Photography | Tutorial

This step-by- step guide will show you how to do light trail photography, and some tips on catching an epic light trails photo.
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How to Reduce Noise in Adobe Camera Raw | Free Tutorial

How to Reduce Noise in Adobe Camera Raw | Free Tutorial | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
STOP slammin’ sliders when you reduce noise It is a common theme when you reduce noise to do the random slider slam.  I get it, heck I did it to.  And why is that?  Well, it is because the sliders have some interesting names that don’t really tell you what they are doing.   Luminance, Luminance …
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Getty Images Makes 2017 Visual Trend Predictions

Getty Images Makes 2017 Visual Trend Predictions | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Getty Images reveals the six visual trends that will dominate 2017.
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The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat

The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
If you’ve dismissed Snapchat as a mysterious social app only for teens, it’s time to think again. Photographers have jumped on board using Snapchat as a marketing tool, a new creative outlet and even an additional source of revenue. Plus, it’s fun. In The Photographer’s Guide to Snapchat, get the full rundown on how and why photographers are using Snapchat for their photo businesses. - Photoshelter
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When Computers Fly | Creativity

When Computers Fly  | Creativity | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

To make Discord (the second photo in his Personal Effects series), Prins started by taking apart an obsolete laptop piece by piece. Using almost 4,000 feet of fishing line, he hung every bit from his studio's ceiling, relying on sketches to arrange the bits so they looked as if the machine was exploding. 

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You might assume that Discord, Rutger Prins’s phenomenally detailed photograph of an exploding laptop, was constructed with software. You might also think the work was about blowing up old machinery. On both counts, you would be wrong... read and watch the VIDEO!!

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The great discontent | Meredith Jenks interview #photography

The great discontent | Meredith Jenks interview #photography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

From our interview with Meredith Jenks (photo by Jen Dessinger) http://thegreatdiscontent.com/interview/meredith-jenks

#photography #quote #inspiration  | found at Ello

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5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make When They Share Photos Online

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make When They Share Photos Online | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Sharing your photography online can be an incredibly rewarding, educational, and empowering experience, but you need to do it right! Here are 5 common mistakes you should avoid.
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GREAT Article/TIPS!  recognize the most common mistakes photographers—both newbies and, surprisingly, advanced shooters—make when they begin sharing their work online. Below are the 5 most common mistakes I see, and if you’d like to have your work noticed and appreciated, NOT doing the 5 things below is a fantastic place to start.

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Pretty up your photos | Photograpy Tips for Marketing

Pretty up your photos | Photograpy Tips for Marketing | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
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great tips on taking good photos for product display. Tips for everyday photographers, yes.. including the phone. Also she has included couple of links to Apps that are handy (iPhone only) | you can see all the product display staging photography available for sale here at CreativeMarket : http://we.bgrrl.com/1xkfUJe

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Tutorial: Learn The Art of Astrophotography

Tutorial: Learn The Art of Astrophotography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
get Mark’s expert tips on astrophotography, everything from camera settings to gear to post-processing!
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Want to master capturing an awesome meteor shower, or the next Supermoon, or the milky way galaxy across the night sky? Award-winning photographer, visual effects artist, and Adventure.com‘s new photojournalist Mark Gee will show you how. Based in New Zealand, he is the 2013 winner of the Astronomy Photographer of the Year award.

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How To Create Beautiful Bokeh Images

How To Create Beautiful Bokeh Images | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Unbelievable Photography
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A few weeks ago, 500px shared Ursula’s striking bokeh-laden image, “Seedling” on Facebook, Google+, and Twitter—the response was popular enough, with many of you asking how the picture was created. In this tutorial, Ursula reveals how she shot and processed “Seedling” so you too can recreate this eye-catching effect, as seen in the image above - 500px

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Product Photography Tips For Crafters

Product Photography Tips For Crafters | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

This is a must read for handmade business owners.

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Awesome product photography tips for online business owners! Make your handmade products pop in your photographs with these tips and tricks.

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Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale

Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A few weeks ago, I wrote about Daniel Arnold, a Brooklyn photographer who was nearly flat broke until he held a one-day sale of prints through Instagram that netted him more than $15,000. This week, another photographer with a large Instagram following tried the same sort of thing with similar results [...]
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Aaron Huey is a photographer for National Geographic whose Instagram account, @argonautphoto, has more than 160,000 followers. On Monday, during a weeklong stint as guest editor of The New Yorker’s Instagram feed, Huey announced that for the next 24 hours he would be offering prints of his Instagram photos for $100 each.

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How to Open a Photography Studio

How to Open a Photography Studio | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
How to Open a Photography Studio When I started doing photography, my focus was mainly weddings, and I was working from home. Working from home wa
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How to Sell Photos Online and Profit From Your Pictures

How to Sell Photos Online and Profit From Your Pictures | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Whether photography is your hobby, your side hustle, or full-time job, here's how you can sell photos online and earn more money with your talents.
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Harvard Just Uploaded Its Photography Course Online For Free

Harvard Just Uploaded Its Photography Course Online For Free | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

Want To Be A Better Photographer? Harvard Just Uploaded Its Photography Course Online For Free - If you pass that examination with more than 80% then you are awarded a Harvard diploma to print and hang above your mantelpiece.

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Being a Master Photographer and earning a living "taking pictures" for 40 years, I would check out the Free Photography course from Harvard..   http://EJmasterphotographer.com
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Nat Geo Photographers Images of Gratitude | People 

Nat Geo Photographers Images of Gratitude | People  | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

We asked eight National Geographic photographers to share images they are grateful for. We wanted to see photographs that they were thankful for having taken, thankful for the access granted to them, or thankful for what they were able to document. From David Doubilet’s image of a parrotfish engaging a school of Galápagos grunts to Amy Toensing’s portrait of a young Syrian refugee, these images remind us of the strength of courage, renewal, and connection.. |  see.read more..

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Tutorial: How To Photograph & Process Mushrooms That Glow - 500px ISO

Tutorial: How To Photograph & Process Mushrooms That Glow - 500px ISO | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Daniel Laan is a landscape photographer and writer from the Netherlands. Taking his camera on hiking trips through nature, preferably away from the hustle and bustle of modern life, he quickly realized that capturing landscapes has a meditative effect on him. The camera, but post-processing too, are the tools to not only to show the light, the land and the fleeting moment, but also share some of his thoughts.
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In the Bag: 7 Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Camera Bag

In the Bag: 7 Things to Consider When Buying Your Next Camera Bag | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
Read an article about choosing the right camera bag for you, by guest author Paula Felps, on B&H.com.
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Five Simple DIY Photography Lighting Setups You Can Create At Home

Five Simple DIY Photography Lighting Setups You Can Create At Home | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it
A good way to avoid burning a hole in your pocket buying fancy-schmancy photography lighting equipment is to simply construct your own setups
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Kai and Lok from DigitalRev TV show us how easy it is to create a light table, DIY photo frame diffusers, a Pringles can snoot, a soft box from a home organizer and a beauty dish using a round aluminum pan.

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Adobe Discreetly Unveils ‘Camera Raw 9’ In Photoshop

Adobe Discreetly Unveils ‘Camera Raw 9’ In Photoshop | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

If you belong to the camp that uses Adobe Camera Raw, here is some good news!

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Following its announcement of an updated Lightroom CC yesterday, Adobe also discreetly unveiled ‘Camera Raw 9’ in Photoshop CC.

 

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Should You Drop Your DSLR and Go Mirrorless? #Photography

Should You Drop Your DSLR and Go Mirrorless? #Photography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

"Mirrorless" cameras are getting good. Really good. While we've all been discussing the death of the point-and-shoot at the hand of the iPhone, mirrorless cameras have gradually been making their way into the professional category by boosting quality and performance

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Mirrorless cameras sound all well and good, but can a pro really consider replacing his/her DSLR kit with a mirrorless setup? Here are some videos of pros talking about how much they love mirrorless cameras.

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5 best tools and techniques for Better Street Photography

5 best tools and techniques for Better Street Photography | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

Street photography is all about finding unexpected moments and interesting people. …

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 To be able to capture these spontaneous moments, the photographer needs to be ready to adapt quickly and interact with the subjects at the right times. Here are the five best tools and techniques for capturing street scenes.

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The First Step To Becoming A Successful Photographer: Don't Go To College

The First Step To Becoming A Successful Photographer: Don't Go To College | Artdictive Habits : Sustainable Lifestyle | Scoop.it

We have been sold on the biggest myth of all time; In order to succeed at anything and have a lustrous career you must spend 4 years in an overinflated educational institution and spend a small fortune

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if you are looking to flourish in anything creative all you’ll need is some experience, a solid portfolio, a set of business skills and the ability to talk to people. This most definitely applies to the world of photography.

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Looks Amazing! Lumi: Inkodye : Printing with Light

LUMI: PRINT WITH LIGHT "Lumi is a revolutionary new permanent photographic print process that utilizes a unique water-based series of dyes which develop thei...
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Lumi Inkodye is the world's only light-sensitive textile dye. Inkodye can be brushed, dipped, rolled, stamped, stencilled, screen printed, and more! Works on most natural fibres such as cotton, rayon, linen, wool, silk, and even leather, wood and unglazed ceramics. Dilute with water for varying colour intensity from vibrant to pastel tones. Once finished, your print is permanent and can be machine washed without fading. Won't fade or rub off, and fabrics remain soft to the touch. 

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