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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.

How To Photograph an Airshow

Spring is here and that means the start of the annual airshow season in the United States. Check out our how-to tips to get the best pics!

How To Photograph the Night Sky

Photographing the night sky requires the right equipment and a bunch of patience. Jim Keenan has some helpful tips to show you how it's done.

How to Organize Your Digital Photos

Nowadays, the lifespan of the average snapshot has been extended -- but in a way, that's only made it much harder to keep track of things. If you've ever looked[...]

How-To: Take Better Graduation Ceremony Pictures

It's time for another set of graduates to enter a new phase of their lives. Check out our pro tips on getting those important shots.

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.

How To: Take The Best Beach Pictures Ever

The time has come again to grab your camera and vacation at the beach. Check out our pro tips on how to make the most of your journey to the[...]

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.

Using Adapted Lenses On Your Mirrorless Cameras

Ever wanted to try out your old lenses on a new mirrorless camera? Here are some pro tips on making your legacy lenses fit your ILC.

How To Photograph Snowflakes

If you think you have to shell out a ton of money to create these types of photographs, think again! We used the $330 Olympus TG-2 and we are proud[...]

Which One Do I Choose? Upgrading Your Camera’s Strap

With so many choices of camera straps, deciding on the best one is not easy. Don't get "strapped" with the wrong decision!

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.

10 Items Photographers Should Keep in Their Bag

Besides a camera, there are always a few things that every photographer should keep in their bag. Check out our list to make sure you are not missing something.

Alex McClure: Landscape Phototographer, Olympus Trailblazer

Alex McClure has been a photographer for 30 years with a passion for landscape photography. Check out what this Olympus Trailblazer can do!

How-To: Tips for Finding the Best Natural Light for Your Portraits

Taking great pictures can be easy with hints from our DIY lighting guide. Check out some trade secrets creating quality pictures.

Best Photo Tips for Advanced Photographers

Want to get your creative juices flowing? Check out some advanced tips for enthusiasts, amateurs and pro photographers.

Best Photo Tips for New Photographers

Check out the best photo tips for new photographers. We make it easy to learn your camera in no time. Check out these how to and tricks of the trade.

Easiest Snowflake Photography (or How to Photograph Snowflakes Part 2)

If you love photographing snowflakes like I do, then it doesn't get any easier than this trick. Find out how to nail the perfect snowflake shot!

How To: Macro Photography Made Easy

Taking macro photos is easy if you know how. You need a little knowledge and the right equipment to get perfect close up pictures.

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.