Jose Antunes
Jose Antunes is a freelance writer and photographer based in Portugal. Besides writing about the technical and creative aspects of photography for various publications, he leads workshops and leads photo tours to reveal the hidden perspectives from his country. "Less Gear, More Fun" is an important idea for him.
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  • Photo & Video
    5 Windows Phone Apps for Outdoor PhotographersWindows phone outdoor apps
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    There is a profusion of apps, or small programs, for photographers using iOS and Android smartphones, but not so many for Windows Phone 8. Still, the number is growing, with some interesting options, allowing nature photographers to know things like the exact time for tides or when one aurora fills the sky.Read More…
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    How to Get Started with Collections Photography for Fun and ProfitPtuts collections thumb ja
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    Extending photography to the things you love is a great way to find more subjects to photograph. Maybe you have a collection, be it stamps or sea shells that you love and want to share with friends. Photography opens new ways to do it. And maybe, somewhere along the road, find a way to earn some money.Read More…
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    5 Tools to Create and Share Studio Lighting Diagrams Lighting thumb
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    Photographers working with artificial lighting are always asked about their setups, and sometimes they have a hard time explaining how they positioned their lights and light controlling objects. There is an easy way to explain it all: through lighting diagrams. Let me show you how to do it on your computer, iPhone or iPad. Read More…
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    Stuck Indoors? You Can Still Make Great Photos When You Have to Stay HomePhotographinghomethumb
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    Staying home, either for a day or two or longer periods, does not mean you’ve to give up on photography. There are fantastic photography projects to pursue inside the four walls of your house. You just have to discover them. Here are some ideas to get you started.Read More…
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    Cinemagraphs: How to Create Animated Photographs in Adobe PhotoshopCinemagraphs photoshop workflow
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    The old GIF from the early days of the Internet never died. It was resurrected as a Cinemagraph, when photography became an important element of the Web. From smartphones to computers, static images suddenly reveal movement. It's magic! We teach you how to make that magic!Read More…
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    Introduction to LED Panels for Photography and VideoLedpanelsthumb
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    After a recent article centered on the use of cheap LED bulbs for Photography and Video, it makes complete sense to look at LED panels used in the same situations, so here is some information that might help you to choose an affordable LED panel. Read More…
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    Fresh Eyes Every Day: The Challenges and Rewards of Photographing Close to HomeClosetohomethumb
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    The practice of photography is often associated with journeys to far places, preferably exotic, as if only that offers good photographs. Learning to photograph right outside your door may open your eyes to the beauty of the world. Sometimes, as close to home as your street. We tell you how to find this hidden treasure!Read More…
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    A Guide to Using Consumer LED Bulbs for Photography and VideoLeds000 philipsslimstyle a19 thumbnail
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    LED lights are rapidly being adopted and will become mainstream in households, meaning you are going to use LEDs for your indoor photography and videography. Time to understand how they work for imaging purposes.Read More…
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    Better Pictures Through Words: The Lost Art of Photo Field NotesNotesphotographersthumb ja
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    Although a picture can say a thousand words, photographers have discovered that taking notes helps them to create better photos. We look at the evolution of note-taking for photographers and update on the tools available to make one’s life easier.Read More…
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    5 Best Apps for Windows Phone Video MakersWindows video helper apps thumbnail
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    Although there are multiple apps for videographers using Android and iPhone smartphones, there are less for those using Windows Phone 8. Here is a list of some of the best WP8 apps for videographers, reviewed and commented.Read More…
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    Stéphane de Greef: Combining Nature Photography With DocumentaryStephanegreefthumbnail
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    Inspired by Don McCullin and Piotr Naskrecki, Stéphane de Greef is a forest engineer, cartographer and photographer with a long career in humanitarian work and a passion for bugs and archaeology. He talks to us about his nature photography and documentary work in Cambodia.Read More…
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    3 Street Photography Tips for Capturing the Decisive MomentHyperfocalsmall
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    Speed is the essence with street photography. You have to shoot from the hip if you want to catch the action. Here are three tips to help you to capture the decisive moment.Read More…