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This list of photography articles has something for everyone who has a passion for digital photography. Whether you want to find inspiration, learn a new technique, or genre of photography. We have broken the articles down into different categories to make them easier to explore and understand. You can search by your level such as advanced, intermediate, or beginner. Also, you can type a term to find exactly what you are looking for such as lenses, lighting, photography tips, or books.

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Podcast

Interview with Katherine Robbins | GBPW Episode 114

Living in Japan was a huge boost in my inspiration. When I first got there, just being around the culture and everything that I wasn’t …

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Macro Photography Equipment: 11 Essential Gear Items

Macro photography is one of the most addicting forms of photography. It allows you to check out some of nature’s coolest things in super close-up …

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Podcast

Interview with Michael Bollino | GBPW Episode 113

At some point, you have to think about what really speaks to you and what works for you. Michael Bollino You can also listen to …

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Podcast

Interview with Barbara MacFerrin | GBPW Episode 112

There can be lots of detours that we take along the way before we find what we’re called to do. That’s definitely what happened with …

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Podcast

Join Our Free Photography Community | GBPW Episode 111

Never feel like you don’t deserve to be a member just because you don’t have enough to share. Everybody has something unique to share. PhotographyCourse.net …

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Podcast

Interview with Sarah Marino | GBPW Episode 110

That’s probably the place where I would like to have more of an impact in the future: helping people who are both photographers and non-photographers …

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What is Shutter Speed in Photography? Basic Guide for Beginners

What is shutter speed in photography? This is a great question because understanding what shutter speed is in photography is fundamental.  Shutter speed is the …

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Podcast

Interview with David duChemin | GBPW Episode 109

If anyone’s listening and they’re curious about getting off social, I can assure you there’s a wonderful and vibrant world out here without it, and …

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How To Choose The Best Lens For Street Photography in 2022

The best lens for street photography can seem difficult for photographers to know. But with the help of the right lenses, learning the art of …

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7 Reasons to Join an Online Photography Community

An online photography community can give you inspiration, help you look at photography from a different perspective, and introduce you to passionate photographers around the …

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Podcast

Interview with Alex Garcia | GBPW Episode 108

Especially in photojournalism, there’s a lot of grief and it’s not pleasant to cover. No one likes to do it. It’s your job. It shows …

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City and Urban Photography: 5 Tips for Beginners

Urban photography is a broad topic that is only bounded by location. You have to be in a city to do urban photography. An urban …

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Podcast

Interview with Jesse Dittmar | GBPW Episode 107

Unquestionably, even now as a photographer who has an established career, perseverance is of utmost importance. It never stops being important. Jesse Dittmar You can …

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What is ISO Beginner

What is ISO?

The acronym ISO refers to International Standards Organization. This gives us absolutely no clues as to how it is relevant in photography. The ISO setting …

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Podcast

Interview with Jake Wangner | Episode 106

It’s been an interesting journey, trying different things. I’ve been the photographer that takes senior portraits. I’ve been the photographer that shoots concerts. You name …

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The best photography podcasts Inspiration

21 Best Photography Podcasts Worth Listening in 2022

Looking for the best photography podcasts to add to your playlist? Photography podcasts have recently become much more popular, and adding a weekly podcast to …

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Podcast

Interview with Roie Galitz | GBPW Episode 105

It doesn’t matter who you are. Even if you’re a photographer or not a photographer, as long as you have a good mind and a …

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Spot Metering – A Beginner’s Guide on How to Use it

Using the spot metering mode on your digital camera can help you make better photos. Spot metering helps you set more precise exposures than other …

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What is HDR Photography and How Does it Make Better Photos?

HDR photography has become more and more popular among various groups of people. Everywhere we look, we see photographers posting the result of their experiments …

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Podcast

Interview with Andrew Hellmich | GBPW Episode 104

To think that I’m coming up to 500 podcasts is just mind-blowing. What surprises me is a never-ending supply of guests to interview. There’s just …

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Analyze a Photograph Composition

How to Analyze a Photograph (4 Simple Steps)

Analyzing a Photograph Learning to analyze a photo requires introspection and self-analysis. Whether is a photo you have taken or one taken by another photographer. …

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How to Start a Career in Photography – An Essential Guide

Have you ever wondered how to start a career in photography? Working as a professional photographer for over 15 years, at one time, I was …

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Podcast

Interview with Huibo Hou | GBPW Episode 103

My photography started to take a serious turn in 2006. That was almost seven years or eight years after I started. Huibo Hou You can …

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How to Use a DSLR Camera: Basic Guide for Beginners

Using Your DSLR Camera How to use a DSLR camera is on the mind of every new photographer that has one. These cameras are complicated …

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Podcast

Interview with Sandra Åberg | GBPW Episode 102

I think the first two years were hard to really sustain. It would have been great to have kept that other job in hindsight. But …

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Circle of Confusion

Depth of Field and the Circle of Confusion In one of my previous articles on this website, I have delved into the concept of depth of …

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Podcast

Interview with David Ulrich | GBPW Episode 101

Look at the world. Look at your own photographs. Which images, which scenes do you have a resonance with? (Which images) do you have a …

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RAW vs JPEG – Which Image File Format is Better?

RAW and JPEG Files RAW format and jpg (or jpeg) format are two distinctly different files types produced by your digital camera. When you set …

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365 photography project. Photo Tips

365 Photography Project – How it Will Improve Your Photos

The 365 photography project is the most popular program in the world to help you improve your photography skills. Sure, this photography project requires commitment …

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Podcast

Interview with Dan Rubin | GBPW Episode 100

The reality is that I’ve had no one react negatively to that auto responder. It’s been going now six years, plus the additional seventh year …

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Basic Rules for Shooting Macro Photography

Macro Photography Macro Photography is all about the details. With macro photography dealing with such close proximity between camera and subject, there are plenty of …

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Podcast

Interview with Patty Maher – GBPW Episode 99

As you begin doing any kind of art, you start to discover what you like by what you’re gravitating to and when you think you’ve …

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Long Exposure Photography Camera Settings

Long Exposure Photography: The Ultimate Step-by-Step Guide

Long exposure photography is a creative technique that produces stunning images you cannot replicate through normal exposure. It is a creative art that is unique, …

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Podcast

Interview with Kris Andres | GBPW Episode 98

Connecting to the environment is always my priority. Connection with my surroundings always surpasses the photography part for me. Kris Andres You can also listen …

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Self-Portrait

How to Take Self-Portraits: A Budget-Friendly Guide

Self-portraits are immensely popular in various genres. Many painters, including Frida Kahlo and Rembrandt, reclaimed their identities through their self-portraits. Anyone can take expressive and eye-catching self-portraits. You …

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Podcast

Interview with Joe McNally | GBPW Episode 97

One thing you should keep in the back of your head is that there’s many different ways to do a particular photo assignment. Always remember …

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Understanding White Balance in Photography

Why it’s Important to Control the White Balance Settings on Your Camera When the white balance is correct in a digital photograph, white will appear …

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Podcast

Interview with Evan Naka | GBPW Episode 96

You have to be very aware of your own ability and skill level. You need to be honest with yourself when it comes to this …

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How To Edit Portraits in Lightroom: 7 Basic Steps

How to edit portraits in Lightroom is not as difficult as you might think. Working with a goal in mind and following a series of …

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Podcast

Interview with David Thompson | GBPW Episode 95

What I learned was to be able to switch that up, have lower expectations, look outside of the box, and really start thinking about how …

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Black and White

How to Take Black and White Photos: A Beginner’s Guide

Black and white photography can be approached in many different ways. No matter what kind of story you want to tell, you’re likely to find …

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Podcast

Interview with Hans Gunnar Aslaksen | GBPW Episode 94

Nature is always so cluttered and has so many details. Simplify things. That’s the main thing I would go for. Hans Gunnar Aslaksen You can …

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Composition

Why is it Important to Fill the Frame for a Fantastic Composition?

To fill the frame is important to good composition. This is because it keeps everything relevant to the image you are making. Beginning photographers are …

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Black and White Street Photography: 13 Key Tips

Black and white street photography can be timeless and classic. This is especially true when you intentionally create black and white street photos. Thinking and …

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Podcast

Interview with Fyka Azman | GBPW Episode 93

When I focus on quality, people appreciate my work more compared to when I focus on quantity. This is how I discovered a way for …

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Composition

Depth of Field: What Is It and How To Best Control It?

The term depth of field is common photography jargon. It refers to the part of a photo that is in acceptably sharp focus. The range …

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Podcast

Interview with Freen | GBPW Episode 92

Talk to the director and producer of a production company. I’d focus on the producer because most of the time, directors don’t have the time …

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33 Best Photography Blogs to Follow in 2022

The Best Photography Blogs to Follow for Inspiration When searching the internet, you can find thousands of online sites, resources, and publications that photographers use …

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9 Tips to Capture Amazing Black and White Landscape Photos

Black and white landscape photography makes for some of the most beautiful landscape photos! From the time of Ansel Adams up until today, black and …

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Photo Tips

A Glossary of 251 Most Essential Photography Terms

Photography terms are numerous and can be super confusing for new photographers to get their heads around. But having a good understanding of the photography …

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Podcast

Interview with Magali Agnello | GBPW Episode 91

One of the things I learned without really knowing was this: don’t care about what people think, especially strangers on the Internet. It’s not important …

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Composition

Frame Within a Frame Photography: What it is and How to Use it?

What is a Frame within a Frame in Photography? A frame within a frame is a photography composition technique. Within the four-sided frame of the …

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top landscape photography books Books

18 Best Landscape Photography Books Ever Written

Landscape photography books are a great tool to better your work. By looking at the work of others, you never know what will change in …

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10 Best Lightroom Presets for Portraits in 2022

We all know how important photo editing is in photography. It takes more than a “good eye” to create a beautiful image. One of the …

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Podcast

Interview with Luca Meola | GBPW Episode 90

The main focus of my work is the human being, especially the human being in a situation of marginality and fragility. Luca Meola You can …

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Capturing Night Portraits Night

Night Portrait Photography: A Complete Guide

How to Shoot Night Portraits Night portrait photography may be a niche you have been dreaming of exploring. Photographers of all levels often avoid low …

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Business

Photography Branding: How to Get Started Today

Photography branding is one of the most important things you can do to help generate income for your business. Yet many photographers put little effort …

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How to Start a Photography Business with No Experience

Would you like to know how to start a photography business with no experience? For many being your own boss while doing something you love …

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11 Best Photo Editing Software (Free & Paid) 2022

No matter which level of post-processing or graphic design knowledge you have, there’s a photo editing software for everyone. We’ve selected the Best Photo Editing …

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Podcast

Interview with Luana Șeu | GBPW Episode 89

Coming from my acting background, I realised that my soft spot is a director-actor relationship on set. I build a world from scratch. Luana Șeu …

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Landscape

Best Nikon Lenses For Landscape Photography in 2022

Landscape photography is one of the more popular photography genres, but like anything else, getting those beautiful landscape photos depends, at least in part, on …

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Cameras

The Best Cameras for Landscape Photography in 2022

The legendary Ansel Adams had summarized landscape photography as – “the supreme test of the photographer; and often the supreme failure.” I have not found …

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11 Best Food Photography Books to Read in 2022

Food photography is one of the most popular genres in the world. Some people use it to make their meals look visually aesthetic on Instagram. …

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NFT photography guide. Business

NFT Photography – The Definitive Guide

Non-fungible tokens (NFTs) can help photographers sell their work in a new way. There is a plethora of NFT marketplaces, rules, and concerns that you …

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Podcast

Interview with Nicolas St-Pierre | GBPW Episode 88

If there’s a silver lining to the current pandemic, it’s that the offering for things like courses and conferences online has exploded in the last …

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How to Use Low Key Lighting for Stunning Black and White Photos

Low key lighting is great for infusing mood into black and white photos. It can create a mysterious, dramatic, or sometimes sensual mood. This is …

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Best-Lens-for-Portraits Lenses

What is the Best Lens for Portraits in 2022?

When looking for the best lens for portraits, pro photographers have a few favorites. It doesn’t matter whether you are shooting with a Nikon or …

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13 Best Online Real Estate Photography Classes for 2022

It takes a bit of practice but mastering how to shoot interiors can be a lucrative and rewarding photography genre. We put together this list …

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12 Best Camera Flashes for DSLR in 2022

If you are a professional photographer, you will want to invest in the best camera flash for your DSLR camera. It may seem overwhelming at …

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Lenses

Best Lenses for Night Photography in 2022

Night photography can seem like a very difficult skill for amateur photographers to master. But with the help of the right lenses, learning the art …

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Podcast

Interview with Josefine Hoestermann | GBPW Episode 87

Whatever you create as a photographer is totally unique. There’s never going to be that same image again. Josefine Hoestermann You can also listen to …

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affiliate programs for photographers. Business

47 Best Photography Affiliate Programs in 2022

It may feel daunting trying to pick an affiliate program to fund your new piece of gear. That’s why we took the time to scan …

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best Youtube channels for learning photography. Inspiration

20 Best Photography YouTube Channels To Follow in 2022

Photographers to Follow on YouTube for Photography Tips And Inspiration. The internet has been a wonderful gift for so many reasons. One of the greatest …

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19 Best Landscape Photographers to Follow in 2022

Above all, landscape photographers are thrill-seekers. Traveling around the world to capture some of the most unseen locations and helping viewers feel emotionally connected to …

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Podcast

Interview with Nicola Dove | GBPW Episode 86

The film stills photographer’s role is for someone who is comfortable with not being in control of what’s happening in front of them. Nicola Dove …

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14 Valentines Day Photoshoot Ideas For All

Valentine’s day doesn’t only have to be about long romantic dinners and expensive gifts. It can also be about making and capturing moments that will …

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Photo Tips

56 Best Gifts for Photographers in 2022

Sometimes it may seem difficult to buy gifts for photographers. The average DSLR costs thousands of dollars, and professional lenses are not much cheaper. But …

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Podcast

Interview with Carolyn Cheng | GBPW Episode 85

As a creative person, perhaps the most important thing I’ve come to realize in the pandemic is that the type of photography you do doesn’t …

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The Best Lens for Food Photography

Have you ever considered what the best lens for food photography would be? Food photography has become a popular genre of photography with all the …

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Portrait

How to Take Magical Snow Portraits

Snow can either be a photographer’s dream or a photographer’s nightmare. However, if you are willing to brave the cold and are ready to get …

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Interview with Krystal Kenney (Part 2) | GBPW Episode 84

This course is for people who really want to do something they love, especially photography, but aren’t quite sure how to get started. Krystal Kenney …

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black and white photography books Books

Black and White Photography Books to Inspire You Today

Black and white photography books have been inspiring people for decades. This genre has changed the way we look at the world. From its birthplace …

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Podcast

Interview with Iwona Podlasińska | GBPW Episode 83

Don’t take photos of subjects that you don’t love. Iwona Podlasińska You can also listen to this episode on iTunes, Pocket Casts, Spotify, Castbox, and …

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Neutral Density Filter Photo Tips

4 Tips to Help Take Your Filter Game to New Heights in 2022

In recent years, digital photo filters have become democratized to the point where it just takes a few taps for amateur photographers to edit their …

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11 New Year’s Eve Photoshoot Ideas

Looking for New Year photoshoot ideas? New Year’s eve is just around the corner, and it’s the perfect time to celebrate with champagne, a sparkly …

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Podcast

Interview with Lou Noble | GBPW Episode 82

I would tell most people that it’s not necessary to be a professional to be an artist. It’s not necessary to be a professional to …

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learning to use a light meter for photography. Gear

How to Use a Light Meter in Photography for Great Results

Don’t you hate it when your photos are too light or too dark? This happens the light meter, also known as an exposure meter, has not …

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Podcast

Interview with Jenifer Bunnett | GBPW Episode 81

I’ve done all types of photography, but eventually it led to me doing my own thing over the last 15-18 years or so. I’ve become …

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balance in photography. Composition

Balance and Visual Weight in Photography

What is Balance in Photography? Having a balanced life is something that most of us aspire to achieve. Making sure we have the right amount …

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Inspiration

11 Creative Christmas Photo Ideas

Christmas Photo Ideas to Make Your Holidays More Festive Christmas is right around the corner, which means it’s time for festive Christmas photoshoots. If you’re …

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Podcast

Interview with Paul Hoelen | GBPW Episode 80

It was a very challenging and beautiful thing to photograph. There was a lot of sensitivity. The environment was completely confidential, so I had to …

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22 Famous War Photographers From History And Today

Heroic War Photographers from Past and Present War photographers are undoubtedly the bravest photographers in the industry. In order to be a war photographer, you …

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Stunning High Key Photography the Quick and Easy Way

To create stunning high-key photography quickly and easily, you need to do just a couple of things. The first is to make sure you have …

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Podcast

Interview with Cat Ekkelboom-White | GBPW Episode 79

It’s not just capturing those typical wedding day highlights. You’re there capturing the whole journey, the highs and lows. Cat Ekkelboom-White You can also listen …

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19 Fun Winter Photoshoot Ideas

Are you looking for some fun and creative winter photoshoot ideas? It’s the best time of year to capture gorgeous snow falling outside your window …

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Camera Settings

How to Select the Best Camera Settings for Portraits

Selecting the best camera settings for portraits is challenging for many new photographers. Even some more advanced photographers who are not used to portrait photography …

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Podcast

Our Ambassador Program Is Live! | GBPW Episode 78

Being a part of a community is important because you get to meet all kinds of people from all walks of life. This can help …

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Golden Hour Photography – A Guide To Dreamy Photos

Everything You Need to Know about Photographing the Golden Hours Golden hour. That infamous magic “hour” in the day where the light takes on a …

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The Best Tips and Tricks for Photographing Group Poses

Have you ever had to photograph a group of people and felt completely lost? Group poses can feel overwhelming sometimes. You want to make them …

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pixpa review 2021. Photo Tips

Pixpa Review: All-in-one Website Builder Platform for Creatives and Small Businesses

What is Pixpa? Pixpa is an all-in-one website building platform specially designed for photographers, creators, and small businesses. Pixpa’s easy-to-use and intuitive no-code platform simplifies …

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