Posing newborns: Behind the scenes of a newborn photo session
Posing newborns isn't easy! In this step-by-step tutorial, Alicia Gould shares her session flow and five poses every newborn photographer should know.
Tips for Mastering On-Camera Flash
For the month of January, the 2014 version of Boost Your Photography: 52 Weeks Challenge will be focusing on light and lighting. (Interested in joining the 52 Weeks Challenge? We are also starting a re-boot version kicking off from the beginning: click here to join in for 2015!) So far, we have looked at natural light and the influence of directional lighting. This week I have rounded up a collection of posts to help you master your on-camera flash. Limitations of On-Camera FlashBefore we…
When to Edit Skin - and When to Leave it - Summerana - Photoshop Actions for Photographers
At some point in their career, every photographer – whether professional or hobbyist – will come across one big question. That question is, should you retouch a person’s skin? If you do, how much should you retouch it? There are plenty […]
Wrapping Tutorials - Newborn Posing
This 3.5-hour tutorial shows 9 wrapping styles as well as how I pose, position, use light and capture different camera angles to get maximum results. Learning these wrapping techniques will give your galleries more variety and allow you to transition from each pose more efficiently to make your sessions flow faster.
47 Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes
Professional photography gear costs thousands of dollars but you can take stunning pictures by spending only a fraction of the cost. If you have the time and the patience, and aren't afraid to get your hands dirty, then simple DIY hacks can achieve similar results to spending big bucks on advanced kits.
Senior Picture Ideas with your Awesome Car - Dallas Fort Worth Photographer Lisa McNiel
If you have a car that deserves to be in pictures, make sure you include it in your senior portraits! Here are some ideas for how to get the best of you and your car! I almost didn't recognize Ethan from the cute little boy he was in grade school, and then he smiled and I saw that sparkle in his eye! His mom, Sheri, is the music teacher at the grade school all three of my children attended. This year, my oldest became a music teacher after two years of teaching fifth grade and Sheri met with…