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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    Quick Tip: Don't Shoot That Frog!Previewfrog
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    We do know law enforcement sometimes picks on photographers. It is a widespread tendency, increasing as there are more and more people taking pictures. But not being able to shoot a frog in a public park is getting on my nerves. It is all due to having a long lens!Read More…
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    Ian Plant: From Lawyer to "Starving" ArtistPreview6
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    Ian Plant left a career as a lawyer to follow the light and build Dreamscapes. And he never looked back. A believer in the "if you can see it, you can do it" motto, Plant spends as much time as he can in the field photographing. Luckily, we were able to catch up with the photographer between trips.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Five Free Photo Apps for Your PCPreview8
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    With a smart phone in all our pockets, when we shop around for apps with usually neglect our desktop computers. There are tons of apps for PCs. Here's a selection of great tools for photographers found in the Intel AppUp Center. And they are all free!Read More…
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    Creating a Focus Stacked, Vertical Panorama with a 400mm LensPhotography
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    Focus stacking is a technique usually associated with macro photography, tripods and precision. But you can use it with a 400mm lens, handheld, and come out with some nice images. And to make things even more difficult, the same image also is a vertical panorama. Let's see how it's done!Read More…
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    Creating Your Personal Tabletop StudioTabletoppreview
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    The practice of tabletop photography can start with a sheet of paper, some cardboard and window light. But soon you'll want more control in your own little studio. To help, we've looked at some alternatives for you.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: 5 Free Tools for PhotographersPreview5
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    Free software is many times forgotten by everybody, photographers included. Free does not always mean bad, as some think. Today, I will share five fantastic tools that will help you to have more fun with photography.Read More…
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    Denis Palanque: Photography, Biology and PassionPreview123
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    Denis Palanque won the Best Story prize from National Geographic magazine in 2010 and is actually the Special Advisor in Europe for the Meet Your Neighbours international project. We caught up with the French photographer recently and asked him a few questions for you.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: The Easy Way to Shoot FireworksPreview.2
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    Shooting fireworks is easy once you support your camera well. That's one of a few tips that will make your firework shots a lot better. Try these tips during New Year's fireworks, and free yourself from "auto" modes.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Bending Light Your Own WayPreview
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    Portable light modifiers and small strobes will let you make great photographs even when there is not much ambient light. Discover what you can use to make your own portable sun.Read More…
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    Snapping Photos in Virtual WorldsPreview
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    When I reached Rivendell, I could not resist taking a picture with two of my heroes: Gandalf and Elrond. Like a happy tourist I stood between them and clicked away. And these images are as important to me as real pictures. But obviously, there is something virtual going on here.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Kill Reflections and Enhance Colors with a PolarizerPreview.1
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    We mostly think of using polarizing filters to get saturated skies, but in fact they also work in the deep forest, to add pop to your pictures by eliminating reflections and enhancing colors.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Documenting Majestic Holiday Light InstallationsPreview
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    Everybody will go photograph holiday decorations this month, but I bet few will think about photographing the period when they're set up. There are some fantastic images to capture. Let's take a look!Read More…