Photography

Learn best-of-practices to capture magazine-quality portraits, landscapes and more with the Craftsy Photography Blog. Master the methods behind consistently compelling shots with tutorials, expert advice and more.


Hooray! 5 Million Member Celebration: Save on Select Classes

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in All, Cake Decorating, Crocheting, Drawing, Embroidery, Events, Fiber Arts and Felting, Food & Cooking, Gardening, Jewelry Making, Knitting, Painting, Paper Crafts, Photography, Quilting, Sewing, Spinning, Weaving, Woodworking | Comments

The Craftsy community is now five million members strong! Help us celebrate this milestone in the maker community with limited-time discounts on select online classes. But you better hurry. These class savings will be gone in a flash!

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4 Ways to be Prepared When Photographing a Wedding

Posted by on Oct 10, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Weddings can be as unpredictable as they are romantic. Don't miss a moment with these four tips that will help get you through any wedding day with confidence!

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Equipment Essentials: What Is a Light Meter in Photography?

Posted by on Oct 8, 2014 in Photography |

To get a perfect exposure, light meters are nearly essential for photographers. Learn about how they help us capture an even tone and the few different forms and uses of the tool.

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Travel Light: What to Pack in a Lightweight Photography Kit

Posted by on Oct 4, 2014 in Photography | Comments

Is there a middle ground between traveling light and superb image quality? We'll discuss the options and weight the pros and cons of various equipment you'll be tempted to pack for your next travel photography adventure.

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Challenge Yourself: Improving Photography Using a Personal Photo Project

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Photography |

Sometimes the best way to do something is to think outside the box. Personal photo projects can stretch your artistic imagination and make you a better photographer by taking you out of your comfort zone and giving you a reason to photograph something new. Learn how to start your own photo project!

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Off-Camera Flash Equipment: What You Need to Get Started

Posted by on Oct 1, 2014 in Photography |

Using an off-camera flash is surprisingly simple, even for beginners! We'll ease you in and tell you what you need to get started and explain some of the technology used in this technique.

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