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Makeup for Photoshoots: The Definitive Guide

Soft Lighting

Whether you shoot families, weddings or models, you will have an advantage as a photographer if you know how to apply makeup well for the subjects in your photoshoots. Even if you work with a makeup artist, as the photographer, you are ultimately responsible for the overall look in your images, so you need to CONTINUE

The Camranger: An unbiased review


Tethered shooting has been available to photographers for quite some time.  Tethered shooting (plugging a cord from your camera to the computer) gives the benefit of shooting directly to a desktop computer or laptop and seeing the photo large on a computer screen, and being able to make adjustments to the photo on the spot. Although CONTINUE

Canon 100mm f/2.8L Macro Lens (In-Depth Review)


What You Need to Know The Canon 100mm f/2.8L Macro is a surprisingly sharp lens with one killer feature: image stabilization.  For handheld macro work, there is nothing that compares. Although the plastic body of this lens will turn away some photographers from choosing this lens, others will enjoy the lighter weight.  And even though CONTINUE