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FB 360° photos

By Raffy Paredes Facebook has updated its mobile app for both iOS and Android with support for capturing and sharing 360° photos without any extra…



By Raffy Paredes New Google research shows that a lot of watermarks, including those used by major stock websites, can be easily removed automatically by…

In this example, the whole frame was first set to 3674°K Temp setting, a decidedly cool color temperature to pull the sky to blue, then, assigning the Adjustment Brush to Temp—pulled almost all the way to the right for warm color—the whole Liberty statue and its pedestal and foundation were masked with the brush to give it warm color along with a bit more clarity, saturation, and sharpness.

Auto Focus: Mixed Temperature Settings

By Chris Malinao You get this once-in-a-lifetime chance to shoot the Statue of Liberty in New York and you get there on a bleak and…

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Bresson’s Eye

By Raffy Paredes Conceptual fine art photographer, author, blogger, and educator of mastering composition techniques Tavis Leaf Glover has uploaded a two-part video on YouTube…

FIG.1. It is very tricky to shoot gold, especially if you don’t own and control the light and the piece is enclosed in glass. Lightroom can help, with a few color balance and temperature tweaks in the Basic panel, and a little help in the color sliders in the HSL panel, gold will look like as it should be. (Image: Golden Tara of Butuan, Field Museum, Chicago)

Auto Focus: The Golden Tara of Butuan

By Chris Malinao Gold should look like gold when you take photos of golden artifacts, not copper-looking or bronze or brass, which have similar hue…

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Open competition

By Raffy Paredes The 2018 Sony World Photography Awards Open Competition is now underway. Photographers of all ages, backgrounds, and experience levels are invited to…