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One of the defining features of a blog is the ability for readers to react and join in the conversation. Rather than the writer pontificating from on-high, there’s the ability to back-and-forth. For the majority of blogs, this means commenting….

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How to photograph a dark subject against a light background

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All in-camera and handheld meters are designed to operate on the premise that everything that you’re metering produces an average amount of reflectance or, in photographic terms, about 18-percent reflectance. This concept, however, would mean that for every exposure reading…

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What are tone curves?

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A tone curve is a visual representation of the relationship between the highlights, midtones, and shadows in an image. Tone curves appear in the form of a graph, in which the horizontal X-axis represents the original tonal values (or input),…

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Moving water: sharp or blurred?

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The power of a cascading waterfall or the pounding of stormy seas can be difficult to capture in an image. But by using different shutter speeds, you have the choice of freezing the movement of the water, or retaining some…

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