Photography Tips, How-To Articles, and Interviews with Great Photographers

Articles on every aspect of photography... interviews with great photographers... quick tips... instruction on both photographic field techniques and Adobe Photoshop... what more could anyone ask for?


Beginning Photography

  Three Top Digital Photography Tips from BetterPhoto Instructors
  by Kerry Drager Beginning Photography  
  How to Better Photograph Baby Animals
  by Jim Miotke
  Digital Photography: Avoid the Snapshot Modes
  by Peter K. Burian

Digital Photography

  Using Your Digital Camera: Image Playback
  by George Schaub Digital Photography  
  Part II - Get the Best Images Your Digicam Can Produce
  by Peter K. Burian
  How to Capture a Screen Shot
  by Richard Lynch

Landscape Photography

  Picturing a Frame Within a Picture Frame
  by Kerry Drager Landscape Photography  
  Keeping Horizon Lines and Shorelines Level
  by Kerry Drager
  Getting Close When Shooting Wide-Angle Photography
  by Kerry Drager

Photographic Composition

  What is Graphic Design - Part III
  by Jim Zuckerman Photographic Composition  
  What is Graphic Design - Part II
  by Jim Zuckerman
  What is Graphic Design - Part I
  by Jim Zuckerman

Photographic Exposure

  The Most Useful Exposure Override
  by Peter K. Burian Photographic Exposure  
  Putting the Focus on Hyperfocal Focusing
  by Tony Sweet
  Photography Exposure Basics: Shutter Speed, Aperture, ISO
  by John H. Siskin

Cameras and Equipment

  Pro Tips 2: How to Clean Your DSLR's Sensor
  by Kerry Drager Cameras and Equipment  
  Pro Tips 1: How to Keep Your Digital Sensor Clean
  by Kerry Drager
  Keeping Your System Healthy
  by Richard Lynch

Photographing Children

  Fun Children Photographs: Having Fun Capturing Your Kids!
  by Vik Orenstein Photographing Children  

Nature Photography

  Water in Motion: Going with the Flow
  by Kerry Drager Nature Photography  
  Photographing Beautiful Grand Canyon Pictures: Avoid the Crowds
  by Kerry Drager
  Nature Photography: How to Shoot Waterfalls
  by Kevin Moss

Photoshop Tutorials

  Use Photoshop CS3 to Turn Ordinary Images into Salable Ones!
  by Jim Zuckerman Photoshop Tutorials  
  To Crop or Not to Crop? That is the question...
  by Brenda Tharp
  The Right Photoshop Tool for the Right Job!
  by Tony Sweet

Portrait Photography and People

  Studio Photography: Types of Light
  by John H. Siskin Portrait Photography and People  
  Studio Photography: Copying Artwork
  by John H. Siskin
  Studio Photography: Building a Light Panel
  by John H. Siskin

Travel Photography

  Photographing Stories of Travels to Europe and Other Getaways
  by Brenda Tharp Travel Photography  
  Photographing Children Around the World
  by Jim Zuckerman
  Marketing Travel Photos: Using Photoshop to Your Advantage
  by Jim Zuckerman


  Some Strategies for Traveling with Film
  by Jim Zuckerman Miscellaneous  
  Shooting the Lunar Eclipse
  by Kevin Moss
  Photographing Classic Spiral Stairways and Other Cool Staircases
  by Kerry Drager

Photo Sharing

  Build a Photo Gallery Web Site to Share Your Pictures
  by Kerry Drager Photo Sharing  
  Learning from Sharing Photos Online
  by Ibarionex R. Perello

Photography and Light

  What Is Color Temperature?
  by Jim Zuckerman Photography and Light  
  Seeing Stars: How to Create Sunbursts
  by Kerry Drager
  Mastering Light: Natural and Flash
  by Jim Zuckerman

Macro Photography

  Photographing Details: Developing Your Close-up Vision
  by Kerry Drager Macro Photography  
  Fine Art Flower Photography: Creative Techniques
  by Tony Sweet

Photographing the Holidays

  The Meaning of Roses: Capturing Memorable Mother's Day Photos
  by Kerry Drager Photographing the Holidays  
  Snow Photography: Big Bear Lake Skiing, Aspen Snowboarding, Etc.
  by Kerry Drager
  Scarecrow Face Patterns - Fall Photography
  by Kerry Drager

Interviews with BetterPhoto Instructors and World-Acclaimed Photographers

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