Photography: Most Popular Articles
Easy instructions and shortcuts for creating the copyright symbol on a Windows and Mac computer
Descriptions on the types of cameras available.
An explanation of leading lines. Photography.
The effect of aperture and F-Stop on depth of field in photography.
Information on the different available printing sizes of photographs and how they compare to each other
How To Price Your Photos - A Guide On How To Price Photography
How Big Can I Print My Photos? Photography.
A brief history of photography, highlighting the major events in its development.
Point of View in Photography How to Use Point of View to Improve Your Photos By Liz Masoner , About.com
Free photography lesson on the benefits of horizontal and vertical photographs and when to use each in your photography for maximum visual impact.
How to make a Facebook Timeline cover photo for your personal page or fan page
The best SLR digital camera for amateurs is a question that will persist as technology advances and smartphones make photography more and more accessible to the masses.
Advantages of film and digital photography compared to disadvantages of film and digital photography.
Information on photography rights and what different licensing means.
Someone stole your photos online? This list will show you steps to get the photos removed.
Forced Perspective Photography How to Create Forced Perspective Photos By Liz Masoner , About.com Guide
How To Take School Photos. Photography.
Part of our in-depth article on shutter speed: How do you set it? A common question with a simple answer, although it varies from camera ago camera.
An introduction to photography and how to create great photographs.
Megapixels - An Explanation of Megapixels and How They Affect Photos
Information on the parts of a camera
A photography lesson on how to use the rule of thirds in photography.
Practice your photography skills with weekly photography assignments.
Review of 500px.com. Is it a Flickr killer?
Prom night is the biggest night of the year for a high schooler. Here are some great ideas to make your
Learn about Francesco Scavullo, Cosmopolitan Magazine photographer and his half century spent photographing beautiful women.
Guest Contributor Biography for Serban Enache, CEO of Dreamstime
A free photography lesson on how to photograph the moon through a telescope
A short introduction to what is a camera with a comparison to today's more sophisticated cameras.
A guide to understanding your camera's light meter.
Information on common photo print sizes, what format ratios are, help choosing a picture size for hanging, details about megapixels, and help on how large you can print a picture.
Garry Winogrand is best known for his social documentary photographs.
How to post a photo on the About Photography forum by embedding the photo.
Moon Photography – Getting Great Moon Pictures
How to Photograph Food Coloring or Dye Dropped in Water, part of the About.com Photography Fun Photography series of tutorials.
Explanation of what layers are in photo editing software and how to use them.
Joseph Nicephor Niépce The First Photographer. Learn how the first photograph was created and how an inability to draw led this inventor to discover the process known as photography. It took over a decade of determination to create the very first photographic image.
How to Take Great Photos With an iPhone or other camera phone
A step-by-step guide to night photography lesson focusing on making camera setting adjustments.
Tips for great Halloween photography.
Autofocus points are shown when looking through the viewfinder of most SLR and DSLRs, even a few point and shoot cameras use them. So what are they? They are designed to help you know where your camera is focusing and to let you fine where the camera focuses. This lesson with explain autofocus points and how they are used in simple terms.
A detailed description of a camera body
An Introduction to Photo Essays - A free lesson on how to create Photo Essays
Creating Vignette in PhotoShop Elements - Refining the Edge. Page 4.
Definition and history of Chimping in Photography
A review of the highly popular photo photo sharing website. Does Flickr deserve to be the juggernaut of photo sharing or is it all hype?
Is Google+ or Facebook more photographer friendly? Find out what rights you sign away just by uploading a photo.
A detailed description of a camera lens
Part 2 of our in-depth article on aperture. This part explains how to measure aperture with F-Stops. Page 2.
Explanation of what airbrushing means in photography.
An illustration comparing photo print sizes to each other with explanation.
The Orton Effect - Setting Layer Opacity. Page 4.
An introduction to levels and how to use to them to quickly edit photographs. This step explains how to create and adjustment layer for the level process. Page 2.
Review of the canvas gallery wraps from CVSPhoto.com
These photo tips will help you photograph the fall colors as the leaves change from green to shades of yellow, red, and orange.
Photography is all about the capturing of light. How we control the available light and add additional light when needed is basis for all photography.
Examples and discussion of the rule of thirds
Discussion on whether or not nude photography can be art or if all nude photography is porn.
Information on what camera shake is and how to avoid it.
Learn about softcover/hardcover differences, printer choices, and more on how to create you own photo book for your memories.
Noise in a digital camera is that often annoying grainy look that makes your photos seem like they were shot in a dust storm or printed on an old dot matrix printer. This lesson will show you what causes noise and how to minimize it's effects on your pictures.
Digital Editing - How to Sharpen Your Photos
Tips on How to Photograph Severe Weather
A review of photobucket image sharing website
Photography Composition - Natural Framing In Photography
Examples of watermarked photos with instructions on how to make them
An introduction to photojournalism and how it differs from
Boudoir Photography - How to Create Boudoir Photographs
A photography lesson on what preset camera modes do and how to use them.
Underexposure in photography refers to an image where too little light was recorded
Photography tips and lessons to help you take fabulous school photos.
Free photography lesson and tips on action photography.
Part of the fun with photography series of tips, this tip explains how to take photos of fruit falling through water.
How do I start taking photographs is one of the first questions many new photographers ask. There is no right or wrong answer to that question but there is some basic information that can set you on the right path to quickly taking good quality photographs.
How To Add A Texture To Your Photos - A Photoshop Elements Tutorial On Adding Textures
Instructions on where to find copyright information on Flickr
An explanation of macro photography
Information on how to get the most out of your point and shoot camera.
Top picks of Christmas card photo ideas for kids.
Motocross, or mx, photography is not difficult once you know the tricks but there are specific challenges to photographing motocross.
List of the About Photography Guide's top picks in photo sharing websites.
Guest Contributor Biography for Kate Hare, VP of Products, Photobucket
Top photo tips to help you get great craft photos for Ebay, Etsy, and Your Blog.
Garry Winograd is the master of street photography. He has been showcased at the MOMA and has written several books, He focused much of his photography on candid shots done of normal people.
Film developing and printing options for photographers.
Black And White Photography - An Introduction to Black and White Photography
Child Photography - Getting Great Back to School Portrait Photographs
List of the basic camera equipment to carry for most situations.
Photo theft is everywhere. Learn how to watermark your photos and slow down the thieves.
Controversy Over. Photography.
Review of the iPad camera connection kit.
Photo Printing Review - Review of CanvasPop.com
A free example model release for photography
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Inexpensive props for children's portrait photography.
What Not To Do When Photographing Babies
Photography Lighting - Strobe vs. Hot Lights
Review of ChromaLuxe Metal Photo Panels and Metal Photo Shapes
Guest Contributor Biography for Dan Rubin, Creative Director of MOO.com
An illustration showing how standard photo print sizes look when hung over a couch.
Review of the MPix.com photo laboratory service. Learn about its pros, cons, and additional information.
Ansel Adams Quotes. Photography.
Instagram All About Instagram By Liz Masoner , About.com Guide to Photography Published May 1, 2012 ©
The top 10 wedding photography tips you need to know before photographing a wedding.
Information on understanding the most basic controls of your camera
Whether you're a professional photographer or working for the local newspaper, find out what releases you need for photographing a model or subject.
A photography lesson on how take photographs in cold weather while protecting your camera and yourself from adverse conditions.
A review of Portrait Professional Studio, photo editing software that is targeted specifically at facial editing.
A photography lesson on how to hand tint, or hand color, your black and white photographs.
Mary Ellen Mark is a well known and respected photographer who has won just about every photographic award. She has documented the human condition and brought important issues to the forefront through her photography.
Example and discussion of what the color wheel is and how it affects photography.
Anne Geddes is world renowned for her images of infants. Her images grace the pages of calendars, books, greeting cards, and other items. They highlight babies in a variety of backdrops including flowers and other things of beauty.
Explanation of what the various Creative Commons licenses mean
Free Color Abstract Computer Wallpaper from About Photography
Finding specific accounts on Twitter can be frustrating, so here's a list of some of the best photography feeds like WTDComics, PhotoJack, and the NPPA.
The basics on how to care for your camera
Free photography lesson on when you should and shouldn't center your subjects in photography.
While photographers can take images of almost anything, that does not mean we can publish those images. Page 3.
Explanation of what lens mounts are and how they affect your camera.
Famous war photographer Robert Capa captures memorable images of war.
Free photography lessons on taking great animal photographs
Information on what to do if your camera lens gets wet.
A free to read photo lesson that teach you what the blue hour is, when it will happen, and how to photograph it.
Review of Datacolor's Spyder4 Express Color Calibration System
Organizing your photos – Filing Ideas for your digital photos
Part of the fun with photography series of tips, this tip explains how to take photos of water splashes.
Annie Leibovitz spent ten years as the head photographer for Rolling Stone Magazine. She is responsible for the ongoing appearance of the magazine. Her famous photo of John Lennon and Yoko Ono was the last photo he would have taken, being shot and killed only hours later.
A photography lesson on understanding photography exposure and how to use shutter speed, aperture, and film speed in conjunction with your camera's light meter.
He is best known as a judge on Tyra Bank's hit show America's Top Model, but his career has included top fashion model, documentary director, actor, film maker, and author. Learn how Nigel Barker went from in front of the camera to behind the camera, in his long standing career in the fashion industry.
Green Eye in Photographs - What Causes Green Eye in Photographs
Easy to understand lesson on the use of the Sunny 16 Rule in Photography lighting.
Julia Margaret Cameron early female photographer who captured famous and not so famous faces in her portraits. Her career only spanned 11 years but her photographs will live on forever.
Examples and discussion of the rule of thirds. Page 2.
A listing of Delaware photography clubs
Part of the fun with photography series of tips, this tip explains how to take photos of light drawings.
Lesson Outlining the Safety Issues when Photographing Severe Weather
Moon Photography - Editing Your Moon Photos
A review of myphotoalbum.com. Photography.
Capturing A Natural Smile - How To Photograph A Natural Smile
This free to read photography lesson will teach you about the Golden Hour and how to use this light quality in your photographs.
These Christmas card photo ideas and tips for how to make really good ones are intended for amateur photographers and other relative newcomers to the craft.
An explanation of Contact Sheet in photography
Profile of Anne Geddes including a brief biography and information on her photographic works
Examples and discussion of the rule of thirds. Page 3.
Paul Strand was an American born photographer and filmmaker who was responsible for helping to elevate photography to an art form. Some of his most famous words are below:
Examples and discussion of the rule of thirds. Page 5.
Learn how to photograph a rodeo.
Information on Ansel Adams and his contribution to photography
Faux X-ray Flower Photos Creating See Through Flower Photos By Liz Masoner , About.com Guide to Photography
Quotes by Dorothea Lange. Photography.