Month: August 2011
Successful Wedding Photography = Perfect Timing + Preparation
Make sure the next wedding you photograph goes well. Learn tips to capture perfect wedding photos.
Like Actions? Don’t Buy Elements 9 from the Mac App Store
NEWS ALERT: Elements 9 sold by the Mac App Store does not allow the installation of actions into Photo Effects.
Successes and Failures of a Second Year Photographer
Do you have what it takes to be a photographer? Find out about the successes and failures of a second year photographer.
Week 34 re-cap and introduction theme week 35
And another week just raced on by. Is it me or is time speeding up? Not to worry though as yet still more people are getting connected with MCP Project 52. The number of members in our group is still slowly increasing. I wonder if we could reach 5,000 by the end of the year?…
Small Adjustments In Photoshop: Tiny Edit ~ Big Impact
Light editing equals powerful images – here is how you can put these extra special touches to work for you in Photoshop.
Photography Help! Eradicating stiff, nervous and awkward subjects forever
Learn to get the best possible interactions from your family shoots by following these easy tips!
The 6 Biggest Photography Blogging Mistakes to Avoid
If you have a photography blog – read this now. We will help you avoid making huge mistakes on your photo blog!
Week 33 Recap + Week 34 Launch – Project 52
Get inspired and join thousands of photographers worldwide in our 52 week journey.
See last week’s picks for “Slow Down & Look Back” and find out what the Week 34 theme is going to be.
MCP Actions is in Rangefinder (A Free Photography Magazine)
Find out what Photoshop actions are used on teen celebrities in Hollywood. They may be ones already in your actions palette.
Photo Blogging Post Ideas – Beyond Posting Photo Sessions
There is so much more photographers can blog about in addition to posting your sessions. Here are some ideas that will jump start your blog.
Cloning in Photoshop: How to Get Rid of Distractions Now!
In 5 quick steps you can get rid of distractions in your photos using powerful Photoshop tools. Learn how now!
Week 32 Recap – Launch of Week 33 – Project 52
My favorite time of the day. We all have a different favorite time of the day. Going through this weeks contribution I saw a lot of different favorite times of the day passing by. From the 1st cup of coffee in the morning in a quiet house when everyone else is still asleep, to a…
Photoshop Actions to Create a Soft, Creamy Burberry Neutral Look
See how I transform this image from simple to classic, using the iconic Burberry neutral palette as inspiration for this Photoshop edit.
Save Hours of Time Editing in Photoshop by Shooting in Correct in Camera
Learn to look for small distractions through the lens to save hours of editing time later. Here is how!
Senior Photography: 7 Easy Tips to Posing Guys
Photographing senior guys can be a challenge. Here are 7 quick posing tips you can try that will make it a breeze.
Week 31 re-cap & introduction of week 32 theme – Project 52
Looks like there have been a lot of people this week with their eyes cast upward. Who knew that something we often take for granted because it is in our life every day could have so many different ‘looks’. And that’s just the actual sky in all it’s natural glory. There were also plenty of…
How to Get That Glossy Polished Magazine Look in Photoshop
Go from plain to glam in a few steps using MCP’s Cover Model and Eye Doctor Photoshop actions. Here’s how.
Macro Photography Basics: Get Amazing Closeup Photos
Learn how to shoot macro closeup photography – from gear to proper depth of field, this information will have you shooting flowers, bugs, and more right away.
Second Shooting Weddings: From Behind Two Different Lenses
Whether you are a wedding photographer looking for an assistant or you want to get into the field as a second shooter, this is a must read article to learn how it all works!