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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    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…
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    Guy TaI: My Landscapes Are Intimately FamiliarPreview
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    The label "landscape photographer" is easily what most people use when faced with Guy Tal photographs. But the author is not a "landscape photographer," more someone that photographs, writes and breathes the places he is most familiar with.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Errors from the Past are Today's CreativityPreview
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    Digital cameras helped to transform those shots that would probably go into the bin in film days into creative expressions. Today, we'll dive in and learn some techniques to "create errors" that can expand your arsenal of photographic tools.Read More…
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    Quick Tip: Does EXIF Tell the Whole Story?Preview
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    Does EXIF data like speed, aperture and ISO give enough information to replicate a picture? This question arises every time people online ask others for that data. There is no simple answer to that, but there's something for all of us to learn.Read More…
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    Photo Bags: From Shoulder Bags to Rotating BackpacksPreview
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    The search for the perfect photo bag is far from over. Galen Rowell started it in the eighties, now Mindshift Gear continues, with a rotating backpack. Here is a walk through some past and present solutions and future options. And a guide for your next purchase.Read More…