Print On Demand Websites For Photographers!

If you want to make money with your photography you should consider using print on demand websites as one of your tools.

Nowadays, there are countless ways to sell your photography and earn some lovely cash. From offering stock photos to selling photo art on Etsy, the internet provides several outlets that can help you transform your passion into a source of income.

One option in particular has taken the art community by storm, showcasing a risk-free way to print and sell photography.

Read on to learn more about this modern method. In addition, I will recommend the best print on demand websites in the market!

What is print on demand?

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Infrared Camera Conversion Guide!

Don’t try to convert your camera to infrared unless you are confident in your electromechanical abilities. Otherwise, there are businesses that deal with this sort of thing. If you don’t know what I am talking about read on, I will explain everything.

Infrared (IR):

Does it ever bother you that we can’t see radio, or gamma waves? It sure bothers me, especially since what I do see is about 5% of the known radiation spectrum which means there are literally millions of ways to see the world that are just outside of my reach. Continue reading

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A Guide To Off Camera Flash Photography!

If you are looking for a n uncomplicated guide to off camera flash photography, look no further! I know that breaking down the seemingly convoluted art of wireless flash photography may seem a bit daunting, but I think I’ve nailed it. Check it out…

The first time I witnessed a wireless flash in action, I was a twelve-year-old at some relative’s indoor wedding. As a young budding photographer, I was astounded at how intricate and fancy the system appeared. Two massive bulbs set atop black metal stands would flash at seemingly random times and flood the ballroom with light. Continue reading

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Getting Paid Freelance Photography Jobs!

How does an an advanced amateur photography get paid freelance photography jobs? How do you start a photography business and get it off the ground? Are you being asked left and right to take pictures of weddings, some company’s new hair product, the neighbors cat (for free), and it is starting to take too much of your time?

Well, aside from telling them to go bother someone else already (which, as we all know, never works) you can ask them to pay you. Which they don’t want to do, so they go bother someone else to do free work for them.

Let me explain why that is a good thing:

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Cinemagraph Vs. Plotagraph!

Cinemagraph Vs. Plotagraph – Which program you should use to add magic to your photos?

Every photography enthusiast should be amazed at the whirlwind of innovations that the industry has experienced. From flying drone cameras to built-in lenses that can zoom further than before, the world of photography is growing and become increasingly clever. Continue reading

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What Are Medium and Large Format Cameras?

In this awesome guide we will discus what medium and large format cameras are and what they are used for.

Many of us are acquainted with the DSLR camera, I suppose the reader of this post has also already heard of terms like DX, APS-C, and Leica format or rather, 35mm full frame, afterall, these are the sensors most commonly encountered in photographic cameras. This time let me expand your horizon by two more formats you may not be familiar with – the medium and the large.

Historically, the photographic medium has moved from large to small. One of my teachers liked to refrain to mechanisms within a digital camera as “elves in the box”, but the oldest camera, the camera obscura, literally had a person inside it – the artist, painting the form he saw.

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Color vs. Black and White Photography!

In this guide we will learn whether to let the sunset pop or ‘get your black and white photography on’.

To black-and-white, or not to black-and-white: that is the question. (I’ll see myself out now.)

Every photographer has to make this decision, whether before the shooting process or during post-processing. Although many individuals make this choice based on personal taste, there are a few factors to keep in mind when considering a photo.

Inevitably, a photograph’s impact on the viewer can be enhanced or hindered based on these color choices. A deliberate decision requires a careful eye and some basic knowledge about the strengths and weaknesses of each option.

So, let’s learn more about this tough decision and discuss what makes sense and when!

The benefits of color photography

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7 Tips to Make Money Through Architectural Photography!

In this article we will discuss how to turn architecture that surrounds us every day into photographs that will sell.

Architectural photography is the capturing of buildings and similar structures from both the inside and the outside. Although creativity is an important aspect of the craft, maintaining an accurate representation of the architecture is vital. Continue reading

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Sharing Your Photos Online!

In this guide we will discus what you should expect when you submit your photos to Flickr, Morguefile, Facebook, and more.

The man in the photo above, holding that beautiful landscape print as he supposedly uploads his photos to the world wide web? I have no idea who he is. Not a clue. I could have passed him during my walk to Starbucks today and had no idea. Continue reading

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A Guide To Cinemagraphs!

In this article I will discuss cinemagraphs and hopefully describe everything you need to know about moving photos and this growing trend that brings images to life.

First, the artists of the world were enthralled by photography; then came photographers. Moving pictures came around many years after, which captured the hearts of these photographers. (Enter, cinematographers.)

The twenty-first century took a stand, then laptops became popular, and now everybody has an iPhone. With all of this new, fabulous technology, the artists and photographers and cinematographers put their heads together, and then came…

…Cinemagraphers? Whatever you want to call them, they create these beautiful images where tiny parts of the picture move. The area(s) with movement are usually intentional and add meaning to the otherwise still shot.

Quite honestly, I hope these cinemagraphers are here to stay.

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