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How To: Take Great Photos With Your Point and Shoot

Getting a new camera for a gift and don't know the first thing about photography? No worries. We have you covered with some basic rules of shooting.

FPT: How to Create Depth of Field

Love the look of images with a soft, defocused background? Achieving that look is simpler than you think. Check out our pro tips for creating that professional look.

How To Take Action Shots With Your Point and Shoot Camera

If you think shooting action shots is only for the pros, think again. Check out our tips on how to take action shots with your point and shoot camera.

The ABCs of Newborn Photography

Interested in being a newborn photographer, but don't know where to start? Here are some basic tips to help you on the road to success with your first newborn sessions.

FPT: Camera Brand Pros and Cons, Market Analysis

Want a broad understanding of a camera brand's strengths and weaknesses? Here's our market analysis.

FPT: Prime Lenses Vs. Zoom Lenses

Which one should you choose--a zoom lens or a prime lens? The decision may be harder than you think.

Friday Photo Tip: Understanding Your Camera’s Mode Dial

Today's Photo Tip focuses on the basics of your camera --learning what that shooting mode dial is all about.

Pinterest, the Photographer, and the Client

I love Pinterest just as much as the next DIYing, picture taking, pin obsessed person. But when it comes to professional photography I have a few bones to pick...

Friday Photo Tip: Photographing Fireworks

Photographing fireworks can be a test of patience and skill. That's why we're bringing you this Friday photo tip just in time for the Fourth of July.

Friday Photo Tip: Photographing Silhouettes

Create mood and emotion in your imagery with silhouette photography. It's one of the easiest types, too. Check out a few easy steps.

Friday Photo Tip: Creating From the Ground Up

We decided to start off this series with a different vantage point than one generally does when taking pictures...from the ground up.

10 Tips for Photographing Your Newborn

Having a baby is a photography inspiration for many moms and dads. Check out 10 tips for photographing your new baby.

FPT: Which Camera Should I Buy?

We get asked this question on a daily basis. Read on to see how to make this decision.

How to Easily Manage and Organize Your Digital Photos

Check out TG's tips for budding photogs on how to manage and organize your photos.

FPT: How To Reignite Your Creative Passion

Getting stuck in a photographic rut is easy if you have been shooting for a while. Check out our simple steps to re-ignite the creative spark.

Friday Photo Tip: White Balance

That little button on the back of your DSLR is labeled WB and you have no idea what that means or what to do with it. We are here to[...]

Friday Photo Tip: Using High ISOs

Just because you can, doesn't mean you should! High ISOs are readily available on most modern cameras, but knowing when to use them is vital to great imagery.

FPT: Using Sun Flare to Enhance Your Images

Want to add some interest to your images? Try playing with the sun by including lens flare in your photos. The results can be very intriguing.

FPT: Expression Trumps Perfection

Have you ever gotten so caught up in creating the perfect shot that you lose the emotion of the image? If so, you are not alone.

Introducing Friday Photo Tips: New Educational Series

DCR is introducing a new series called Friday Photo Tips. This series is designed to help inspire and teach you photography skills.