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Do the voices on social media tell you what to shoot and what not to shoot? Or how you should do it? Or what equipment you should be using? If so, here is an awesome article by +Aaron Reed that should give you a way forward.

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Professional photographer Aaron Reed tell why creativity requires us to ignore the voices on social media.
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Are you interested in Post Processing? If so check our this interview and some tips about post processing from +Sean Bagshaw.

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You know those HDR image that don't look like HDR? Those fantastic landscape photos where every shadow and every highlight and every drop of color just ooze off the screen? In this interview and live demo, landscape photographer and renowned educator Sean Bagshaw introduces us to his course, "Extended Dynamic Range", available as part of the "Bracketing and Blending Bundle" which also contains the "Bracketing Exposed" course by Jay and Varina Pat...
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We are proud to partner with +Sean Bagshaw to create the first ever Start-To-Finish look at creating a stunning Natural Looking High Dynamic Range image.

When you combine our Bracketing Exposed Course with Sean's superb Extended Dynamic Range Tutorials you will be able to see how Pros capture and process the photograph to create a finished product.

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New Bracketing and Blending Collaboration With Visual Wilderness.

I often mention bracketing and blending exposures to capture high dynamic range light such as in this photo. When a camera can't record all of the light in a single exposure, one solution is to take bracketed exposures and blend the best parts of each one to create a natural and complete final image. I have been teaching these skills in classes and video tutorials for several years now.

Expanding on that I'm excited to announce a collaboration with photography educators, Varina and Jay Patel from Visual Wilderness. Together we have created a comprehensive Bracketing and Blending course for folks who want to learn how to photograph and develop natural looking high dynamic range images.

You can find out more about it at the link below.

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Pro Photographer +Chip Phillips  wrote an awesome blog post about his favorite camera settings and why he uses them.

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Professional photographer Chip Phillips shares with us some of his favorite camera settings...and why he uses them.
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How to Make Your Subject Stand Out

Whether you’re hoping to turn that floating speck in the sky into a portrait of splendor or just hoping to create images that are free from distraction and full of impact, +Gaurav Mittal has some great tips for helping you to make your subject stand out.

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Aurora Borealis is always spectacular to look at....and challenging to capture. Here is some advise from +Kevin McNeal on how you can go about capturing this spectacular natural phenomena.

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Kevin McNeal list some of the factors that have helped him choose locations to photograph Aurora Borealis.
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Start-to-Finish look at Bracketing & Blending for Landscape & Nature Photographers.

Be confident when it comes to bracketing images with our brand new course Bracketing Exposed. We will walk you through a simple, non-technical workflow to determine the exact bracketing range needed to capture all the details in your image using your camera’s meter and histogram.

We’ve partnered with acclaimed landscape photographer and Photoshop instructor Sean Bagshaw to bring you a vital addition to our Photoshop Collection: Extended Dynamic Range. This advanced course will show you how to blend your bracketed images to create natural-looking masterpieces.

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As you may have guessed, images like these require more than a single shot. If you want to capture ALL the needed details, you’ll have to bracket your exposures. Here is how we do it.

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Nothing like a little perspective to remind us how extraordinary and vast our world is! Why does the human element draw our eye so intently? Check out this article for the answer- and for a few more striking examples.

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Dramatic Light is not be all and end all in Landscape Photography. Here is an awesome article by Clint Burkinshaw that explain how even a muted light and foggy conditions can produce stunning photos.

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Instead of running away from dreary weather and fog, embrace it. This article describes exactly how you can utilise these conditions to your advantage.
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So when you do your photos how do you keep credit for them? Awesome photos btw.
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We have all done it....I mean over processed an image. Here are few tips from the awesome +Ryan DeFreece-Dyar about common processing mistakes and how to avoid them.

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Avoid these things to keep your great photos from looking like amateur hour.
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Twin trees greet the early morning sun over Lake Geneva. +Athena Carey explains her technique for capturing long exposure black and white shots like this one and shares her perspective on capturing the emotion of the moment.

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Athena Carey shares some photo tips with Visual Wilderness Readers on creating stunning Long Exposure B/W photos.
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I can start off like this – “Seeds of Jay Patel’s appreciation for beautiful places were planted early in his childhood….” but it would get boring really fast. I will just sum it up and say that I am a Landscape and Wilderness Photographer who loves to capture dramatic light. My photographs have been published in various magazines, calendars and advertising materials throughout the world. 

+Varina Patel and I offer variety of educational material such as ebooks, offer workshops and webinars to help you learn photography. Click below to find out more:

WEBSITE | EBOOKS | WORKSHOPS | FACEBOOK

If you are still interested in finding out more here are few links
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The person I follow the most on G+ and in real life:  +Varina Patel
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