Explore The Art Of iPhoneography
A three-step guide to get you started You use your iPhone to talk, email, search, navigate, text and tweet, but do you realize it has the power to make you a better photographer?
The Fine Art Of Bookmaking
Even in the digital age, there’s nothing like a high-quality printed photo book for showing off your best images Photo books are ideal repositories for meaningful memories, and they can be great gifts if done right.
Friends, Fans and Followers
Use social media to build a following and share new photos instantly The Internet is an invaluable tool for sharing your images, with countless ways to engage your fan base, drum up client interest and get instant feedback on new photos or commentary on works in progress.
The Fine Art Of Self-Publishing
A primer on the many options for photo book production in the digital age Uploading images to Facebook, Flickr and other popular online sharing sites is fun, mainly because of the instant gratification it provides.
Fast Photo Galleries
Online image sharing in a few simple steps Creating a good image gallery doesn’t require any special expertise. The process has become as simple as only a few clicks with premade, professional-looking web gallery templates and optimized web formatting.
Considerations for shooting, editing and assembling photo presentations that entertain Creating a good slideshow isn’t just about putting together a group of shots. How those pictures relate and interact can make a big difference.
Saving For The Web
How to make your photos look their best when posting them online When making fine-art prints, more resolution is better, but on the web, it’s more complicated. You want to strike a balance between image dimensions, typical screen resolution and file size.
Create A Web Gallery
Get your photos online
It's pretty much expected these days that if you're a photographer, you'll have some kind of web gallery. The good news is that you don't have to know very much about how the web works to create a home on the web for your photos.
Build Your Own Web Gallery
A step-by-step guide with screenshots for building your first website
If you're not familiar with computer code, learning HTML might sound overwhelming. While it's true that HTML is just the beginning of a vast world of programming languages for the web, for the typical photographer who wants a polished, professional website, HTML is sufficiently powerful and flexible to get the job done.
Creative Photo Projects
Fun ways to put your photography to good use, from classic to high tech
Taking, organizing and perfecting your images is a good start, but the best part of photography is getting the "Wow!" from friends and family when you share your shots. Online services and software are making it easier than ever for even casual photographers to create polished, pro-quality slideshows, greeting cards, web-based projects and more.
Part of the fun of photography is putting those finishing touches on an image and then putting it to good use. Here are a few of our favorite ways to be creative with photography.
Digital Slideshows Made Easy: Emailing Slideshows
Take advantage of a variety of programs to compile and share your photos
Has one of your friends or relatives ever e-mailed you a whole collection of their pictures? Wasn't it annoying to have to download all those attachments and open each one separately? We're probably all guilty of bombarding the people in our lives with a barrage of e-mailed images, and there's a better way—send them a slideshow. Instead of e-mailing an assortment of individual images, you can take advantage of a wide variety of programs that compile your selected images and put them all together in an easy-to-use format.