Light Painting

Light Painting

Professional images lit with a flashlight Can you believe all these images were shot with a flashlight? Light painting is a technique used by photographers so they can be in total control. A tripod is necessary, and shutter speed at about 15 seconds will give you...
How to Shoot in Harsh Light

How to Shoot in Harsh Light

Create dramatic portraits in harsh light Would you believe me if I told you this photo was shot outside with harsh light? You can still create beautiful work shooting in harsh light. You just need a few little tricks. Step one is to set your camera settings. In order...
Secrets to a Killer Composite

Secrets to a Killer Composite

Blend your photos and make something incredible Creating a killer composite is all about light and showing off your photoshop skills. These woods started out as a plain old photo that was uninteresting but had potential. The light was flat, but photoshop had the right...