Category Archives: Camera Tricks

Photographer Captures the Life of Ken & Barbie in Soviet Russia

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Photographer Captures the Life of Barbie & Ken as They Would Have Lived in 1980’s Soviet Russia See how doll photographer Lara Vychuzhanina captured Ken & Barbie’s daily life as depicted in 1980’s Soviet Russia.  

Photoshopped Photos? – Hard to Believe these Amazing Photos Are Real

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Photoshopped Photos? Believe it or not- these are real! We see photos everyday while flipping through our favorite social media feeds. Some are enhanced with Photoshop to create a surreal image from the everyday; but these spectacular gems are the exception. Check out these 45 spectacular pics that are so unreal you would think they […]

Camera Grids, What Are They? Compose better photos with the Rule of Thirds

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Camera Grids, What Are They? Compose better photos with the Rule of Thirds If you have every clicked through camera settings in your mobile phone or digital camera, you may have noticed a grid display option that overlays the image preview. So what is this grid for? These camera grids can greatly help you improve […]

How to Color Black & White Photos Using an Optical Illusion Grid

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See how to color black & white photos with a simple visual trick. Create a fantastic optical illusion using a simple grid trick to color your black & white photos. Utilizing red, orange, yellow, blue, and green grid lines, this photographer tricks your brain into thinking the black and white photo is actually color.   […]

Long Exposure Photos: Quick Tips

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Wanting to try shooting some long exposure photos? Extended exposure can create some cool effects and is easily executed, even for beginning photographers. Check out these quick tips to get started with long exposure photos.          

10 Great Photo Studio Tips for Photographers

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Ever shoot in your photo studio and need that “just right” tool that’s not available in your bag of photo tricks? Repurposing everyday items has always been a tool that any photographer has utilized. Ranging from reflectors to hairbands, this list of photo studio tips are sure to make a professional photographer’s life a bit […]