How To Make Money Selling Stock Photography

by Anthony Morganti

This video is an overview of stock photography and what you’ll need to know to get started selling your images. In the video I mention some resources that will help you. One of them is:

http://microstockinsider.com/site_reviews

MicroStockInsider offers reviews and up to date information about the micro stock business.

Another resource is:

http://www.microstockphotography.com

They also give up to date information about the industry.

The microstock agencies I spoke about in the video are:

Shutterstock

dreamstime

iStockPhoto

Fotolia

photodune

BigStock

I hope these resources help you get into stock photography and good luck! Let me know of your experiences using any of these agencies or any others.

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Learn Lightroom 5 – Part 5: Sharpening & Noise Reduction

by Anthony Morganti

 

Have you wondered what those sliders in the detail panel of Lightroom actually do when you move them around? In this video, I show you exactly what each of the sliders do to your image.

Watch the entire series of Learn Lightroom 5 videos on YouTube here:

Learn Lightroom 5 Videos on YouTube

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Photographer Spotlight: Martin Bailey

by Anthony Morganti

A weekly feature on AnthonyMorganti.com is our Photographer Spotlight — A look at a photographer who many may not have heard of, but who’s work I greatly admire.

This week, we’re looking at the photography of Martin Bailey

Click through the links below to see the magnificent work of Martin Bailey and the first thing that will strike you is how incredibly versatile he is. He is equally adept at capturing beautiful Macros, Wildlife, Landscapes and Street Photography.

Martin also has a great podcast where he shares his knowledge.

Enjoy the work of Martin Bailey!

Martin Bailey's Portfolio

Martin Bailey's Flickr

Martin Bailey's 500px

Martin Bailey's Website

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5 Incredibly Simple Things You Can Do Right Now To Improve Your Photography

by Anthony Morganti

In this video we discuss 5 Incredibly simple things you can do right now that will improve your photography. If you’re just starting out in photography or if you’ve been shooting for a while but your photographs aren’t as good as you’d like them to be, this video is for you.

These 5 things are very simple to do but incredibly effective.

 

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Long Exposure Photography

by Christian Høiberg

Long Exposure Photography is a photographic style that has grown to be extremely popular during the last years. This style uses a longer shutter speed to capture, blur or obscure moving elements. Water turns into a magical silk or fog and the clouds streak across the sky. Another popular example is using Long Exposure near roads, the lights of cars turns into red and white lines floating over the ground. This is only a few examples of what you can do with long exposure photography, but the fact is that it’s only your creativity stopping you, there is a whole new world to explore.

Without ND: f/8.0 1/40 sec ISO100

Without ND: f/8.0 1/40 sec ISO100

With ND: f/8.0 300 sec ISO100

With ND: f/8.0 300 sec ISO100

In this article I will go into the basics of Long Exposure Photography, and help you on your way to create magic...

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Bring Your Photography To The Next Level – Episode 2: Complimentary Colors

by Anthony Morganti

In today’s episode of Bring Your Photography To The Next Level I discuss how to use Complimentary Colors to enhance your photography.

 

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Top Three Tips For Getting Glamour Portrait Photography

by Yonex Sterno

Glamour photography has come a long way since the ‘80s. The requisite feather boas, the default pose of hand on collar, and the big hair — all replaced today by better lighting and creative concepts that will sit comfortably with any subject. These days, glamour photography has evolved into something more romantic and sexy, with the average person looking as captivating and alluring as any celebrity retouched to high heavens on any glossy magazine. Here are three top tips to help you get the best out of your glamour portrait photography session.

1. It is all in the lighting

Glamour Portrait 1Now, it is not essential that you learn about the specifics of lighting in photography because your photographer will know...

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Learn Lightroom 5 – Part 4: Processing a Photo Into Black & White

by Anthony Morganti

This is the 4th installment of the Learn Lightroom 5 series.

In this installment Anthony Morganti takes you step by step through the processing of a raw image into black and white using Adobe Lightroom 5.

 

Watch the entire series of Learn Lightroom 5 videos on YouTube here:

Learn Lightroom 5 Videos on YouTube

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Bring Your Photography To The Next Level – Part 1: Patience & Persistence

by Anthony Morganti

This is Part One of my new video series, “Bring Your Photography To The Next Level”. In this video I discuss how, if you develop Patience and Persistence, you’ll become a better photographer. In it, I give a real life example of how I captured several nice images of a mundane, nondescript little pier near my house because I was patient and persistent.

 

 

 

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Be Patient & Work The Scene

by Anthony Morganti

Everyone’s heard the old saying, “Patience is a virtue”. Well, that certainly holds true when it comes to photography.

Most of the time, particularly for landscape photographers, the shot just isn’t there, but every once in a while the stars align, and the earth tilts on it’s axis just right serving you that magic moment to record to your camera’s memory card. Unfortunately we’re all too often not patient enough to wait for the stars to align and the earth to tilt and that’s a shame — many brilliant images are lost to our impatience.

Recently I became a bit obsessed with a little pier not far from my house. I was going there constantly, at all times of the day and in all weather conditions...

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