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
 
 

Miscellaneous

 
  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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