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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

#Photography: Behind the Scenes of a Creative “Love Sick” Couples Photoshoot

One of the greatest things about photography is the freedom to express yourself through your art. To show your take on an emotion, feeling or concept, to be different. But this is also a great chal...

#Photography: Behind the Scenes of a Creative “Love Sick” Couples Photoshoot

#Guitar: The Parts of the Guitar

When you sit down with other guitarists to talk shop you’re going to want to sound like you know what you’re talking about. The first thing that you’ll need to make sure you’re familiar with are al...

#Guitar: The Parts of the Guitar

#Writing: The New, Delightful Use of Because

The word because is used to introduce reasons. As a subordinating conjunction, its job is to join a subordinate adverbial clause to a main clause…

#Writing: The New, Delightful Use of Because

#Photography: Photo Tip: The Benefits of Traveling Light

One of the greatest things about photography is that it rewards time spent taking pictures more than it rewards money spent on camera gear. I often fantasize about heading out the door with just on...

#Photography: Photo Tip: The Benefits of Traveling Light

#SocialMedia: The Possible Futures of Social Media

Social media—if you can believe it—has only been in existence a little while longer than LeBron James has been in his 20s, but envisioning its future has already begun. 1971 saw the first email, an...

#SocialMedia: The Possible Futures of Social Media

#Photography: Top 10 Ways to Sabotage your Professional Photography Aspirations

Through the various classes and workshops I teach, I inevitably run into a number of students with professional photography aspirations. More than a few of them however, seem doggedly determined t...

#Photography: Top 10 Ways to Sabotage your Professional Photography Aspirations

#Photography: 5 Ways to Create Detail Photos

Want more creative photography tips and insight? Download Dan’s entire photography ebook bundle and get four titles for only $29. Dan’s 3-eBook bundle: Going Fast With Light, How to Become a PRO, M...

#Photography: 5 Ways to Create Detail Photos

#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: AE feature requests of 2013, plus a peek at what Adobe is thinking about for the near future

I want to thank everyone who submitted a feature request (or bug report) this year. We put a lot of stock in the feedback that comes in through this channel. I think that a lot of you have gotten t...

#AfterEffects #Filmproduction: After Effects feature requests of 2013, plus a peek at what Adobe is thinking about for the near future

#Lightroom: A Concise Guide to Lightroom Develop Presets

The Presets panel (found in the left-hand panels in the Develop module) is one of the most useful in Lightroom. The most obvious benefit of Develop Presets is that they can save you time, which is ...

#Lightroom: A Concise Guide to Lightroom Develop Presets

#Musicproduction: 120+ Free Hip Hop Soundfonts Download

Here is a pack of 126 Studio Quality Soundfonts for making beats in FL Studio. All of these sound fonts are specifically made for hip hop instrumentals but can be used in virtually any genre (besid...

#Musicproduction: 120+ Free Hip Hop Soundfonts Download

#Illustrator: Tutorial – Abstract Grunge Vector Background

In this tutorial we will use Adobe Illustrator to make a 100% vector grunge abstract background. We will learn how to layer with transparencies and blends in order to achieve depth and a grunge s...

#Illustrator: Tutorial – Abstract Grunge Vector Background

#Musicproduction: Why have vinyl records become so popular in Germany?

Vinyl is back. Steam may have gone the way of, well, steam. And we don’t use quills anymore. But vinyl is back. Even in Germany, the home of “Vorsprung durch Technik” – Progress through Technolo...

#Musicproduction: Why have vinyl records become so popular in Germany?

#Guitar: #Free Beginner Guitar Lessons Now Available!

Starting today, you can access a brand new series of beginner guitar lessons for free! This easy-to-follow, step-by-step program offers high-definition video lessons that walk you through the fundamentals of learning acoustic guitar - including all the essential guitar chords, picking, strumming, easy acoustic guitar songs, and much more. Taught by the great guitarist Scott Law, Acoustic Guitar 101 is the perfect way to get you playing fast!

#Guitar: #Free Beginner Guitar Lessons Now Available!