Category Archives: Instructional

Chasing Shadows! – by Rick Friedman

Rick Friedman

Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman gives tips on how to accent your photographs by adding shadows.

Shooting Colorado! – by Rick Friedman


Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman recaps his trip to the Telluride Photo Festival where he taught two Location Lighting Workshops.

Making Great Light with Your Strobe Sitting on the Camera! – by Rick Friedman

Rick Friedman

Boston-based photographer Rick Friedman gives tips on ways to improve your on-camera strobe photography.

Covering the Electric Daisy Carnival… In the Rain – by Zach D Roberts

Electric Daisy Carnival

New York and Alaska-based photographer Zach D Roberts covered the Electric Daisy Carnival in NY and shares some tips.

Portraits from Holi – by C.S. Muncy

Holi 2014

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy gives tips on photographing powder paint throwing events such as the Holi festival.

The Definitive Guide to Starting a Successful Photography Business – by Robert Seale

Photo business books

Houston-based commercial photographer Robert Seale gives 21 tips for starting a photography business and lists 5 photography books you must own.

Online Photo Presentation Roundup – by Daniella Zalcman

Daniella Zalcman blog

London-based photographer Daniella Zalcman discusses various online portfolio/e-commerce/blog sites for photographers.

CamRanger – Easily send photos to your iPad! The ultimate Nikon D4 camera control device? – by Preston Mack


Orlando-based photographer Preston Mack writes about the CamRanger wireless camera controller.

Metering for Large Format Film – by Guy Rhodes

Sekonic L-758Cine light meter

East Chicago based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes shares his metering techniques and explains why it’s essential to use a handheld meter for his 4×5 film images.

Tilt Shift Comparison – by C.S. Muncy

Photex tilt-shift

NYC-based photographer C.S. Muncy compares three different brands of tilt-shift lenses.