8 Things That Will Make You a Better Photographer

Do you feel that you don’t develop enough as a photographer? Or would you like to become better faster? Take a look at these 8 suggestions that will take your photography skills in the right [...]

How to Build Keyword Hierarchies in Lightroom?

Adding keywords to your photos in Lightroom is probably not the most fun part of your photo editing workflow. I guess you would rather spend time on your creative process with making your photos come alive or [...]

How to use Photoshop Actions to Add an Exclusive Border?

Your awesome photo is processed and ready for print. But still you feel something is missing. Do you want to add an extra exclusive look to your photo with an elegant Photoshop border? And what [...]

How to Use a Photoshop Gradient Map For Stunning Black and White Photos?

One of the best ways to use to convert an image to a toned black and white image is by using Photoshop's Gradient Map tool. With the gradient map tool, you can create a lot [...]

5 Sure Fire Elements to Improve your Black and White Photography

Before the invention of Kodachrome in 1936, the only medium that was available to the mass of photographers was black and white photography. With the invention of color printing one would think black and white [...]

How To Use Color Theory To Create Stunning Photos?

Do you need to upgrade your understanding of how to effectively use color theory in your photography? Here is a little help on how to apply it in your photography. Even though the focus in [...]

Use Lightroom Smart Collections to Speed Up Your Workflow

Do you want to find your best photos in Lightroom - the fast way? Or find your photos without a keyword? You might also be gathering photos for a calendar or yearbook, but struggles with [...]

How To Create Your Own Lightroom Presets

Learn how easy it is to create your own Lightroom presets. Save time on processing your photos in Lightroom, by combining the things you do over and over again into a single preset, that you can activate with the click of a button in Lightroom.

How to use Silver Efex Pro 2 to Create Amazing Black and White Images?

What is it about black and white photography that is so amazing? And how can you create it? In a world full of color, we often get attracted to the colors that 'screams' the most [...]

How To Get Started With Long Exposure Photography

Long exposure photography is becoming increasingly popular in photography. The most important element is patience. You carefully have to set up the tripod, compose carefully to get any distracting elements out of the way. When you press the shutter button, you have to wait…for 30 seconds, …or 1 minutes, ….or 2 minutes, ……or even 5 minutes. If the exposure is not exactly right, you have to try once more. However, even though it can be time-consuming it is also very rewarding. With the right frame of mind, you wind down, get a break and de-stress doing this kind of photography. And when done right you get images that ooze of calmness and serenity. Photos that nudges you into a moment of mindfulness every single time you look at them. […]

How to get past the OK-plateau as a photographer?

You will do everything it takes to become a better photographer (or maybe even a pro). You try to do everything right. You put in the extra hours. You take photos every day. You are [...]

How to use Nik Collection to Create Fantastic Photos?

Before and after using Nik Collection plug-ins. I have made many of the effects subtle, as I like not to overdo effects, but that is a matter of style. If you want to push [...]