Autumn Therapy

Pros and Cons of Using Circular Polarizers

Candace Dyar shows us what to do and what not to do while using circular polarizers for landscape photography.
Images from Texas Hill Country

Photographing Wildflowers

Kevin McNeil shares some of his wisdom learnt from year photographing wildflowers in spring.
Pearl Blue

5 Tips for Photographing Storms

We all know that storms clouds at golden hours can produce some breathtaking photos, but there is more to photography than just golden hours.
The Keeper of the Pond

With and Without a Circular Polarizer

Here are few real world samples where a circular polarizer helped us capture photos with vibrant colors and superb details.

When Not to use a Circular Polarizer

There are times when it is best to remove the circular polarizer before taking a shot...Here is one of those times.
Mesquite Dunes, Death Valley National Park, California (CA), USA

How I ruined my photos with a Circular Polarizer

Circular Polarizer seems pretty simple to use... just screw it onto your lens, and then rotate the outer ring until you get the effect you want. At least, that's what I thought...
Put a Spin on your colors

Put a Spin on your Colors

Circular polarizer filters are a great tool for reducing glare and bringing out rich colors on wet surfaces.
Choosing a Dress - Varina Patel

Getting Ready to Shoot Autumn

Shooting in autumn is so much fun - I love the inevitable explosion of red and gold as the maples shift into their fall foliage.

Photographing Rainbows with a Circular Polarizer

The traditional use for circular polarizer in photography…
Calf Creek Falls, Grand Staircase-Escalante, Utah (UT), USA

Photo Processing: Specialization vs. Basics

'Why should I learn to use Layers and Masks? Can't HDR software…
Metlako Falls, Columbia River Gorge, Oregon (OR), USA

Photography Tips: Shooting Waterfalls

Here’s a short video from Columbia River Gorge in Oregon. In this video we offer some simple tips for photographing waterfalls.