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Weekly Photography Challenge – Chimney The post Weekly Photography Challenge – Chimney appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk. This week’s photography challenge topic is the fabulous CHIMNEY! Your photos can be anything that includes a chimney. They can be color, black and white, moody or bright, landscape, architecture or industrial. You get the picture! Have fun, and I look forward to seeing what you come up with!   Some Inst-piration from some Instagrammers:   […] The post Weekly Photography Challenge – Chimney appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk. Apr 19 Review of the Nikon Z6 Mirrorless Camera [video] The post Review of the Nikon Z6 Mirrorless Camera [video] appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk. In this review of the Nikon Z6 mirrorless camera, Tony and Chelsea Northrup test out this camera in different scenarios to see how it performs. It has a few issues that you may want to know about, but are they serious enough to steer away from this camera? Photography Ergonomically, it feels good to hold. […] The post Review of the Nikon Z6 Mirrorless Camera [video] appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Caz Nowaczyk. Apr 19 The dPS Ultimate Guide to Food Photography The post The dPS Ultimate Guide to Food Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Darina Kopcok. What was once a weird little niche in photography is now a worldwide phenomenon. Food photography is only growing in popularity if the 32 million posts currently on Instagram are anything to go by. Food photography is here to stay, but it’s not an easy genre to master. Our guide gives you some of the […] The post The dPS Ultimate Guide to Food Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Darina Kopcok. Apr 18 Before and After: Students Becoming Better Photographers After 31 Days Course The post Before and After: Students Becoming Better Photographers After 31 Days Course appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Darren Rowse. Remember when you first started taking photos? Feelings of excitement and hope being replaced by disappointment and confusion when you couldn’t figure out why you and your camera didn’t seem to be seeing the same thing? Or maybe that’s you right now? We just had to share these ‘before and after’ photos taken by students […] The post Before and After: Students Becoming Better Photographers After 31 Days Course appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Darren Rowse. Apr 18 5 Tips for Photographing Portfolio-Worthy Costume Portraits The post 5 Tips for Photographing Portfolio-Worthy Costume Portraits appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Charlie Moss. There’s been an explosion of interest in photographing costume portraits over the last few years. From movie cosplays to historically-inspired portraits – there’s no end to the kind of costumes that could make their way into your portrait portfolio. Shooting someone who is playing a role can bring a whole new dimension to your images. […] The post 5 Tips for Photographing Portfolio-Worthy Costume Portraits appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Charlie Moss. Apr 17 12 Photography Errors You’ll Make When You’re New to Photography The post 12 Photography Errors You’ll Make When You’re New to Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Simon Bond. It’s a universal truth that everyone has to start somewhere. It’s also true that when you start something new, you’ll make mistakes. All the expert writers on this site will have gone through this process – myself included. In this article, you’ll learn about 12 common photography errors that are typically made, and how you […] The post 12 Photography Errors You’ll Make When You’re New to Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Simon Bond. Apr 17 Aerial Time Lapse Basics with DJI Mavic Pro 2 Drone Specific Examples The post Aerial Time Lapse Basics with DJI Mavic Pro 2 Drone Specific Examples appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Peter West Carey. Drones can capture images and footage you might have only dreamed of in the past. Now that ability is easily extended to time lapse photography. I prefer to refer to my drone as a flying camera. While there is certainly some fun to be had in the simple joy of flying around and looking at […] The post Aerial Time Lapse Basics with DJI Mavic Pro 2 Drone Specific Examples appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Peter West Carey. Apr 16 RAW vs JPEG Format Editing in Lightroom The post RAW vs JPEG Format Editing in Lightroom appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Kunal Malhotra. As a photographer, you have most likely heard or read discussions about RAW vs JPEG file formats. It is said that a RAW file consists of a lot more data and details as compared to a JPEG file. How about we conduct a few experiments and talk about why one file format is better than […] The post RAW vs JPEG Format Editing in Lightroom appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Kunal Malhotra. Apr 16 The Real Consequences of Taking a Break from Photography The post The Real Consequences of Taking a Break from Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by John McIntire. Have you ever felt fed up with your photography? Disillusioned? Frustrated? Uninspired? Burnt out? If that’s the case for you, you are not alone in those feelings. Most of us feel that way at some point or another, often on multiple occasions. Fortunately, there is and always has been a lot of sound advice available […] The post The Real Consequences of Taking a Break from Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by John McIntire. Apr 15 5 Secrets for Stunning Creative Bird Photography The post 5 Secrets for Stunning Creative Bird Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jaymes Dempsey. Do you want to capture stunning bird photography… …that goes beyond the usual, standard bird photos? You can! In this article, I’ll give you 5 bird photography secrets that will ensure you consistently create incredible bird images. Images that are creative, unique, and original. Sound good? Let’s dive right in! 1. Get Low for Gorgeous […] The post 5 Secrets for Stunning Creative Bird Photography appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Jaymes Dempsey. Apr 15 Review: DJI Mavic 2 Zoom The post Review: DJI Mavic 2 Zoom appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Adam Welch. Photography is an ever evolving medium. New gear, new technology and new ways of seeing the world make it an extremely exciting time to be a photographer right now. Over the last year or so I’ve become more and more interested in aerial photography and getting new perspectives for my work. And wouldn’t you know […] The post Review: DJI Mavic 2 Zoom appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Adam Welch. Apr 14 A Beginners Guide to Exposure When Mixing Flash and Continuous Lights The post A Beginners Guide to Exposure When Mixing Flash and Continuous Lights appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Ana Mireles. Have you ever struggled with high contrast situations? Perhaps you’ve encountered shadows so dark or big that they steal the attention from the subject? That’s because sometimes you need to add a second light to your images. However, if they are different types of light, it can be difficult. Keep reading for a beginners guide […] The post A Beginners Guide to Exposure When Mixing Flash and Continuous Lights appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Ana Mireles. Apr 13 Manfrotto Super Clamp: More than a Tripod Alternative The post Manfrotto Super Clamp: More than a Tripod Alternative appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Joey J. As a cityscape enthusiast photographer primarily shooting long exposures at blue hour (twilight and dusk), tripods are something I can’t live without. That said, we occasionally come across places where a full-size tripod is prohibited or there is no appropriate space to set one up. In such situations, I used to rely on a mini […] The post Manfrotto Super Clamp: More than a Tripod Alternative appeared first on Digital Photography School. It was authored by Joey J. Apr 11