Studio Lighting for White Backgrounds | Studio Photography

My name is Chris Ryan. I’m a photographer. We’re here at my studio, Chris Ryan Photography, in northwest Portland. If you’d like to see more of my work, please visit my website at chrisryanphoto.com, or if you’d like to follow my daily activities, go to my Facebook page, Chris Ryan Photography in Portland, Oregon. Today, Read more…

Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Coves

In this clip, I’d like to talk about the cove. The cove is this area behind me. It’s a curved surface that curves away from the shooting side of the studio up into the wall so that there’s no seam. These can be made out of – well, I’ve made simple ones in the past Read more…

Studio Equipment for Photography : Photography Studio Equipment: Studio Safety

On this clip I’d like to talk a little bit about studio safety. When, when you’re dealing with lights on stands, one of the things I like to do is actually run the cord for the light underneath one of the legs on the light stand. The reason for that, if some trips over the Read more…

Photography Tips – Understanding Light (Pt 1b) Appropriate Light

I can’t over emphasis how important light is if you want to get that wow factor into your pictures, it’s more important than expression, sometimes composition, location, it certainly more important than a whole host of menu settings you may find in the back of your camera. If you start shooting pictures in light that’s Read more…

Star Trails Photography Tutorial: Take Pictures at Night

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup and for my book Stunning Digital Photography, I’d like to show you how to take photos of star trails. now if you happen to be in the northern hemisphere you’ll be able to spot the North star which resides right up here about the planet well quite a ways in the Read more…

Photography Tips: How to find photos when the location’s ‘boring’.

trying to find interesting images somewhere which is every day which is normal for you can be very very difficult its it’s very hard to see pictures somewhere that you’ve already done to death so it’ll be interesting to come out here into the forest where I live and see what I can find we’ll Read more…

Photography Tips : How to Use Umbrella Lights in Photography

I’m going to talk about how an umbrella light is used in photography. Now an umbrella is exactly like it sounds. It is an umbrella that opens up, comes out like a parachute and the way I use it most often is in the studio whereas I take my umbrella, there is a strobe unit Read more…

Photography Tips : Capturing Motion in Photography

This is Anthony Maddaloni and we are going to talk about motion in photography, capturing motion in photography. Now, when you’re taking pictures, most of the time you’re just aiming your lens and you’re photographing. But to lend, you know, more interesting items to your subject matter, you might want to capture something moving very Read more…

Photography Tips – DIY Pop Up Flash Diffuser Pt 1

I’ve always wanted to do a film where i can sit in a comfy chair and in a nice warm room on a cold winter’s evening, and it looks like I’ve got it. Anyway see all these puppies up here, birthday cards janey’s birthday yesterday, she’s nodding and going mm because she doesn’t like to Read more…

Product photography tutorial. Learn photography & professional studio photography techniques.

Hi guys, I’m Karl Taylor… in this video you’re going to see me execute this shot here which is a lovely bottle of red wine product shot. red wine product shots i’m going to show I’m gonna show you exactly how I do this shot, step by step, all the components in the lighting. Stick Read more…