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DSLR Camera for Beginners – a Guide for Buyers

So you’re ready to buy your first DSLR camera. What features, comparisons, lenses and other things do you need to know about DSLR Camera for beginners? Read more →

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Borneo Bug Fest 2014

vicker313 has added a photo to the pool:

Borneo Bug Fest 2014

Borneo Bug Fest 2014 at Kota Kinabalu, shoot with Polaroid 340 loaded with discontinue FP-3000B

[from Graffi’s That Retro Lo-Fi Look group on Flickr]

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3 Reasons to Use Old Camera Lenses

I will give you three reasons why investing in old lenses is not only a great idea, but also a fun one Read more →

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Cloud Photography Tips

I have always loved the old black and white photographs of Ansel Adams and have admired not only his landscapes, but also the way the landscapes were made spectacular by the cloud cover in the scene. Read more →

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10 Macro Photography Subject Ideas

Are you looking for some interesting and out of the ordinary project ideas for your close up or macro photography? Want to break away from the usual flowers, leaves, plants and mushrooms? Tired of bugs, butterflies, and spiders? All of those can make great close up subjects, but certainly not unique ones. Here are a few macro photography project ideas that may inspire your creativity: Read more →

12 photo editing tutorials for replacing dull skies

We’ve all been that fortunate situation where almost every element of a photograph comes together; the composition, the landscape, the lighting, the subject.

But there’s just one thing holding the picture back; the sky. And unfortunately it’s completely out of your control. Or is it?

If you have a photograph that’s let down by a flat, boring or dull sky, it is within your control to replace it with skies that are more sympathetic to the rest of your image, creating a more eye-popping shot.

The below tutorials will ensure that you have the ability to make the dull skies that plague your photography a thing of the past

Graffi’s Note:  My tutorials for replacing the sky can be found here and here!

1. Replacing skies for beginners

For those who have Photoshop CS4 or CS5, this five minute video tutorial is your step-by-step guide to replacing a burnt-out sky that lacks detail.

2. How to replace a so-so sky with a standout sky

12 photo editing tutorials for replacing dull skies: 02. How to replace a so-so sky with a standout sky

David Peterson is a man who understands how disheartening it can be to have an otherwise good landscape shot let down by a sky that has no punch. In this tutorial he shows you how it can be replaced with a more interesting sky in Photoshop Elements.

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12 photo editing tutorials for replacing dull skies: 03. Photoshop CS6 replacing skies

3. Photoshop CS6 replacing skies

This official Adobe tutorial presented by Richard Harrington details how to replace blown out skies with an alternate backdrop. In order to make it look realistic, Richard also demonstrates how to apply colour spill to bring out details and ensure that the composite matches.

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10 Things Successful Photographers Do Before They Press the Shutter

it takes more than owning a camera to become a real photographer. There are a lot of factors that come into play for a person to be transformed from a hobbyist photographer to a successful photographer Read more →

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8 reasons your photos still look like snapshots

Why do my photos look like snaps while everyone else’s look like works of art? What camera trickery do they know that I don’t? Read more →

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Fill the Frame in Your Photography Composition

As a young photographer, I was often disappointed by my photos. There was no instant feedback as with digital images. And, as I began to learn digital photography, I realized that so many of my images had small subjects Read more →

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Practical Photography Tips for Beginners

Digital cameras are like most computer programs; you may find you can get by with about ten percent of the available functions. Read more →