Editing Eyes in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Hi, I’m Chelsea and today I’m going to show you how to use Lightroom to enhance eyes. I’m not going to provide a photo file today because you can just follow along on any portrait, but I recommend that it’s a woman because i’ll do a little bit of makeup and you don’t want to Read more…

How to Photograph Kids, Babies, Children: A Portrait Tutorial

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup -and I’m Chelsea -and for our book, Stunning Digital Photography chapter 6, we’re going to talk about photographing kids and babies. Really all ages, all the way from babies to teenagers. So let’s start by talking about how to take pictures of babies. One of the challenges of taking pictures of Read more…

Tripods-Choosing and buying camera support for video and photography

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup and I’m in the studio today for my book Stunning Digital Photography to talk about tripods. Now, I have every tripod in my collection here which I count to be 11 different tripods, plus quite a few accessories. So i’m going to go over them one by one starting with the Read more…

Lighting Tutorial: Soft Light vs Hard Light, Diffusers, and Reflectors for Photography

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup and for Chapter 3 of my book, Stunning Digital Photography, I’d like to talk to you about the qualities of light and shadow. And I’m in the studio today with my mannequin friend. No chelsea today because I really want to be able to study the light and be able to Read more…

Business Portrait On-location Photo Shoot (behind-the-scenes & Photoshop)

So we’re on our way to a shoot at a car dealership. I was hired to take pictures of all of the employees there for their website. So I’m bringing my 5D Mark III, and what do you have there, Tony? -this is the backup camera it’s a 5d mark II and you have the Read more…

How to Photograph Fireworks

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup and for chapter 10 in my book Stunning Digital Photography I’m going to show you two different ways to take pictures of fireworks in honor of fourth of July. I’m also going to let you get chapter 10 for free just wait until the end of the video and I’ll give 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…

How to Photograph Flying Birds

We’re at rocky neck State Park on a very cold morning to talk about how to photograph flying birds Chelsea tell them about shutter speed the first thing you want to think about is your shutter speed you can start at about 1 Mm, and I like to either have my settings on shutter priority Read more…

How to Create an Online Photography Portfolio (with Tips!)

Hi, I’m Tony Northrup and for chapter one of my book Stunning Digital Photography, I’d like to talk to you about making your own online portfolio. Now it’s not something just for pros either, everybody needs to have a portfolio because this is key to tracking your progress and improvement as a photographer. A portfolio Read more…

Six quick tips to improve your digital photography

For chapter one in my book Stunning Digital Photography, I want to go over some quick tips that can really quickly improve your photography. I’m going to use my favorite model here, Cowboy. The first tip that I have is that I don’t carry a camera bag around nor do I use a lens cap. Read more…