Featured Articles

  • Mexico Photography and Travel Guide

    Mexico Photography and Travel Guide

    Mexico (Yucatan peninsula) is one of the dream getaways during the winter period. Photographically, it’s a treasure trove. It has got it all: culture, architecture, ancient ruins, sandy beaches, breathtaking sunsets and much more. You can spend your entire vacation behind the camera and still not run out of fantastic photography subjects. Just do not forget to enjoy yourself while there. Find out more about interesting photography subjects and locations in Mexico in our photography guide.

    May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments More
  • My 4 step process for shooting outdoor photos

    My 4 step process for shooting outdoor photos

    When you go out to shoot some great photos, what is going through your mind ? Are you thoroughly prepared for a shoot with a detailed plan, or are you just winging it ? Here is my 4 step process that might help you get better control over your outdoor photo shoot.

    July 12, 2012 | 1 Comment More
  • DNG vs RAW

    DNG vs RAW

    RAW vs JPEG ? If you are photography enthusiast that is not the question. The real question is which camera raw file format to use ? RAW as supported by all major camera manufacturers, or DNG as pushed by Adobe for use in their processing tools. Find out benefits and shortcomings of each format in this article.

    March 5, 2012 | 4 Comments More
  • The Rabari – Encounters with the Nomadic Tribe – Book Review

    The Rabari – Encounters with the Nomadic Tribe – Book Review

    An award winning photographer Mitchell Kanaskevich and editors of LightStalking.com bring us a refreshing documentary and travel photography guide.

    December 19, 2011 | 2 Comments More
  • 3. That's it. If you have done the above steps correctly, you should get location information in the Geoencoding panel of Metadata.  If you click the arrow beside the map...

    Simple guide to geotagging pictures

    If you enjoy travel photography, and shoot many photos while you are out and about, you would probably like to store approximate location where the photo was taken. This usually means that you need invest in expensive specialized GPS receivers suited for digital cameras, or risk a long and tedious process of manually geotagging your […]

    November 3, 2011 | 0 Comments More
  • 2 more practical ways of using DOF Preview function

    2 more practical ways of using DOF Preview function

    Depth of field preview function on your camera is a very useful button typically overlooked by an average photographer. In a hands of an expert, it can be a big help towards shooting better photos.

    September 5, 2011 | 1 Comment More

Featured Videos

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  • Timelapse Croatia
    Timelapse Croatia

    Mario Romulić & Dražen Stojčić have created this inspirational video titled “Timelapse Croatia” out of 150.000 photos. Check out what it looks like.

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  • DSLR Tips on using polarizing filters
    DSLR Tips on using polarizing filters

    Our colleague, Gordon Laing from cameralabs has posted a great video tutorial on using polarizing filters.

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  • Dynamic Range Explained
    Dynamic Range Explained

    This video tutorial provides a good overview explaining what is dynamic range, what is the difference in dynamic range between a human eye and camera’s sensor, and how does sensor size impact the dynamic range available to camera.

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Digital Photography Tips

My 4 step process for shooting outdoor photos

My 4 step process for shooting outdoor photos

When you go out to shoot some great photos, what is going through your mind ? Are you thoroughly prepared for a shoot with a detailed plan, or are you just winging it ? Here is my 4 step process that might help you get better control over your outdoor photo shoot.

July 12, 2012 | 1 Comment More
DNG vs RAW

DNG vs RAW

RAW vs JPEG ? If you are photography enthusiast that is not the question. The real question is which camera raw file format to use ? RAW as supported by all major camera manufacturers, or DNG as pushed by Adobe for use in their processing tools. Find out benefits and shortcomings of each format in this article.

March 5, 2012 | 4 Comments More
3. That's it. If you have done the above steps correctly, you should get location information in the Geoencoding panel of Metadata.  If you click the arrow beside the map...

Simple guide to geotagging pictures

If you enjoy travel photography, and shoot many photos while you are out and about, you would probably like to store approximate location where the photo was taken. This usually means that you need invest in expensive specialized GPS receivers suited for digital cameras, or risk a long and tedious process of manually geotagging your […]

November 3, 2011 | 0 Comments More

Photography Lessons

Spyder 3 Pro monitor calibration tool

Everything you need to know on how to calibrate your monitor

In this photography lesson we examine how to calibrate your monitor, both manually and through the use of monitor calibration software. We also explain why is it so important to properly calibrate your monitor.

March 9, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Don't you just hate when that happens ?

6 costly photography mistakes and how to avoid them

An article highlighting 6 most common and costly mistakes that beginner photographers make, including some tips on how to avoid them.

January 17, 2011 | 0 Comments More
You could be shooting car photos like this in no time

How to photograph cars … using Gran Turismo 5

Are you interested to learn how to photograph cars ? As a photo enthusiast who appreciates beautiful exotic car photos, i was looking for a way to learn how to shoot better car photos. This article offers a different angle on how to improve your car photos using only your Playstation 3 and Gran Turismo 5

December 13, 2010 | 2 Comments More

Photography Book Reviews

The Rabari – Encounters with the Nomadic Tribe – Book Review

The Rabari – Encounters with the Nomadic Tribe – Book Review

An award winning photographer Mitchell Kanaskevich and editors of LightStalking.com bring us a refreshing documentary and travel photography guide.

December 19, 2011 | 2 Comments More
Photo Nuts and Shots: Tools and Techniques for Creative Photography

Photo Nuts and Shots: Tools and Techniques for Creative Photography – eBook Review

A different photography e-book from the authors of Digital Photography School, helps you understand and take control over creative process of making a photo.

February 21, 2011 | 0 Comments More
99 ways to Make Money from  Your photos

99 Ways to Make Money From Your Photos – Book Review

From the editors of Photopreneur Blog comes an excellent resource book, aimed at photography enthusiasts interested to make money from their photos. However, the book is only one piece of the puzzle…

January 10, 2011 | 1 Comment More

Photography Destinations

Mexico Photography and Travel Guide

Mexico Photography and Travel Guide

Mexico (Yucatan peninsula) is one of the dream getaways during the winter period. Photographically, it’s a treasure trove. It has got it all: culture, architecture, ancient ruins, sandy beaches, breathtaking sunsets and much more. You can spend your entire vacation behind the camera and still not run out of fantastic photography subjects. Just do not forget to enjoy yourself while there. Find out more about interesting photography subjects and locations in Mexico in our photography guide.

May 27, 2013 | 0 Comments More
Timelapse Croatia

Timelapse Croatia

Mario Romulić & Dražen Stojčić have created this inspirational video titled “Timelapse Croatia” out of 150.000 photos. Check out what it looks like.

February 7, 2012 | 0 Comments More
Photo Destination – Maldives

Photo Destination – Maldives

Maldives, is one of the top travel destinations for honeymooners. It is also one of the most beautiful places on earth and places where you can shoot most jaw-dropping photos. Find out what is worth shooting in maldives.

May 9, 2011 | 5 Comments More

Photography Apps

Lightroom 3 101 tutorials for iPad App Review

Lightroom 3 101 tutorials for iPad App Review

Adobe Lightroom 3 is a powerful and intuitive tool aimed for photography enthusiast looking to organize, edit and publish their photos. I have only recently made the leap to replace my old Photoshop Elements, and was looking for some tutorials to help me get acquainted with Lightroom 3. Lightroom 3 101 tutorials for iPad did just that. Read more in our Lightroom 3 101 tutorials for iPad app review

June 27, 2011 | 0 Comments More
8 useful iPad apps for photographers

8 useful iPad apps for photographers

Apple iPad is almost 1 year old now, and still gaining massive popularity, and given it’s 10″ screen it is also an ideal tool for photographers. Digital Photography Student brings you a list of 8 useful iPad apps for photographers.

January 31, 2011 | 6 Comments More
Portfolio To Go iPad App Review

Portfolio To Go iPad App Review

Putting together a photography portfolio has never been easier with the help of this simple, yet powerful ipad app.

December 20, 2010 | 0 Comments More

Photography Equipment

DSLR Tips on using polarizing filters

DSLR Tips on using polarizing filters

Our colleague, Gordon Laing from cameralabs has posted a great video tutorial on using polarizing filters.

May 23, 2011 | 0 Comments More
Canon 300mm f/4 L Real L Lens Cup

Canon 300mm f/4 L Real L Lens Cup

DigitalRev.com TV presents a video about world’s first Canon 300mm f/4 L Real L Lens Cup, made from the real lens.

January 24, 2011 | 1 Comment More
Don't you just hate when that happens ?

6 costly photography mistakes and how to avoid them

An article highlighting 6 most common and costly mistakes that beginner photographers make, including some tips on how to avoid them.

January 17, 2011 | 0 Comments More