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HDR Month on Megashot

Working with the number one photography page on Facebook, Megashot.net, I’m thrilled to announce that July will be a one-off HDR Month in which you will have a chance to showcase your wonderful HDRs to more than 100k people. This is more than just a chance for you talented HDRists to get some great exposure, it’s also...

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An HDR Project for you

I hope you enjoy this new project and gain some exposure from it! It can be very demanding juggling a full-time job, family commitments and all of the other things life throws your way. Attempting to maintain a passion in photography sometimes takes a backseat and we can struggle to get to new destinations to take photos. Today, for...

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Faceboook Friday – Week 41

Welcome to week 41 of Facebook Friday. These shots are the editor’s choice from the awesome selection of photos uploaded to our HDR facebook page. These images were chosen not simply because they were well processed. Factors such as composition, use of light and colour, and simply the ability to make a person stop in their tracks...

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Open Invite to Chicago Photographers

To any and all Chicago photographers, Chris Smith and I will be meeting up tomorrow afternoon/evening to shoot around the city. This is an open event for anyone to come as they please. There’ll be plenty to shoot and chat about. If you’d like to meet up, add me on facebook and drop me a quick email. Meet up...

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HDR for Stunning Black and White Images

 Article by Chris Smith Once you’ve learned the basics of HDR processing, you’re in position to open up a new world of black and white possibilities. Black and white images made with HDR techniques can be spectacular. I’ll tell you how I decide if I want to convert an image to black and white and I’ll show you exactly how I...

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Facebook Friday – Week 40

Welcome to week 40 of Facebook Friday. These shots are the editor’s choice from the awesome selection of photos uploaded to our HDR facebook page. These images were chosen not simply because they were well processed. Factors such as composition, use of light and colour, and simply the ability to make a person stop in their tracks...

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Blend Modes in Photoshop: Tips and Tricks

Jun 12, 13 Blend Modes in Photoshop: Tips and Tricks

Posted by in Featured Photo, Photoshop, Tutorials

Article by Bill Fritz In Adobe Photoshop, blend modes are one of my favorite and most frequently used tools to alter the image quickly and conveniently.  In Photoshop CS6 there are a whopping total of 27 blend modes to choose from.  Each one has its unique look and purpose.  For those of you who are not familiar with the blend...

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Composition Ahead of HDR

Article by Blake Rudis You have probably spent a lot time skimming through this HDR stuff and think it is pretty cool.  I know I did when I first started.  I was in hog heaven the first time I started shooting for HDR and processing the pictures.  However, I lost sight of the most important element to photography when I started...

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