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What is Photojournalism?

You’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase, “a picture is worth a thousand words,” and it’s one that photojournalists live by. But what is photojournalism? What does it look like? Where can you find it? How does it differ from other types of journalism, and how can you become a photojournalist?  In this article, we’ll talk about […]

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How to Smooth Skin in Photoshop

Portrait retouching can seem like an intimidating task, but the right tools will make the job quick and easy. In this tutorial, we’ll cover how to smooth skin in Photoshop, as well as the basics of skin retouching:  Effects of Smoothing Skin in Photoshop  Easiest Ways to Smooth Skin in Photoshop Steps to Smoothing Skin […]

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What Kind of Lens for Landscape Photography

Do you have an interchangeable lens camera but don’t know what kind of lens to use for landscape photography? It can be challenging to determine what lens to buy. The answer can change based on whether you have an APS-C sensor or full frame, the mount your camera lens needs, what resolution your camera is […]

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How to Get into Real Estate Photography

Real estate photography, at its essence, is large scale product photography. Depending on the size of a job, you may be taking quick snapshots or blending exposures, replacing skies, and paying attention to every detail. How do you become a real estate photographer? Starting a business in real estate photography is difficult. Unlike product photography, […]

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Guide to the Refine Edge Tool in Photoshop

Maybe you have been in this scenario before: you have a great closeup photo of a friend or family member and want to add a new background, but the person’s hair is making this difficult. You might think, how am I going to make an accurate selection with all that hair in the way? Fortunately, there […]

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