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How to Avoid Noise from Digital Zoom

For many photographers, understanding how to avoid noise from digital zoom can be quite a challenge. Digital zoom is a feature of many digital cameras which kicks in when the optical zoom has been fully...[more]

How Do I Use the Control Panel in Photoshop?

Photoshop's control panel includes a variety of tools which will allow you to edit your photos with ease. While more advanced photo manipulation tools can be found in the Photoshop menus, these tools are placed...[more]

How Do I Use the Layers Panel in Photoshop?

One of the most important Photoshop tools is the Layers Panel. The Layers Panel lists out all the layers that make up your working image. You can use the Layers panel to Create New Layers,...[more]

How Do I Use the Actions Panel in Photoshop?

Photoshop is software that enables you to work with image files. It is versatile software that allows you to do more than just add effects to graphics images. You can create a sequence of actions...[more]

How Do I Use the Filter Menu in Photoshop?

One of the most important things that you can do with Photoshop is applying filters. Filters are some ready-made effects that you can apply to the image that you are working with. Photoshop offers a...[more]

How Do I Use the Image Menu in Photoshop?

Photoshop enables you to carry out a variety of effects on various types of images. This program offers versatile tools through which you can add effects to image. It is the 'Image Menu' that enables...[more]

Sunflower Photography: 4 Tips for Excellent Photos

Taking photos of sunflowers is an art. It can take a while before you begin to see the best photos come out. If you are wondering how to go about taking the right ones, you...[more]

Taking Pictures From Hot Air Balloon Rides

Hot air balloon photography can be rewarding, both spiritually and professionally. Aerial photography can produce terrific results, and ballooning has numerous advantages for the photographer, compared to more conventional methods of flight. There are no...[more]

Can You Cross Process Color Film?

One of the most interesting ways of getting impressive photography results is with Cross Processing. In this process, chemicals meant for a particular film type are used in another film type to create a dramatic...[more]

How to Batch Import Facebook Photos

One of the most popular social networking sites on the internet is Facebook. It enables you to make friends and keep tabs on what they are doing. In order to become a Facebook member, you...[more]

Do-It-Yourself Digital Camera Repair: Replacing LCD Screens

Typically, digital cameras have an LCD Screen through which you can view youth photos. There are a lot of advantages in having an LCD screen. The LCD screen allows you to view pictures immediately after...[more]

Avoiding Scams When You Buy Cameras Online

When transacting online, one must be wary of scams. Let us break down the online business world into three marketplaces, and consider each in the context of scam avoidance. Auction Sites Internet auction sites, such...[more]

How to Use an Astrophotography Telescope

An astrophotography telescope is a telescope that enables you to view distant astronomical objects in the sky. It has the ability to capture light allowing you to view the object in more detail. The method of...[more]

How To Share Your Flickr Photos On Your Blog

Blogging has become a way for many to express their ideas and opinions. Some people, however, choose to use blog to keep their friends and family up to date on the happenings within their lives....[more]

How To Create A Flickr Badge To Share Your Photos

Flickr allows you to add photos to your blog using the tools that the website has set up. When adding content to a blog you will need to add a badge to your photos. The...[more]

How To Interact With Contacts On Flickr

When you create and account on the Flickr website, you have the option of adding contacts. These contacts can be friends and family members that you would like to share the photos that you upload....[more]

How To Join Groups On Flickr

Flickr is a photo sharing community with members from all over the world. You have the option of joining groups within the Flickr community. This allows you to share photos with people who are in...[more]

How To Create A Set Within Flickr

After you upload content onto the Flickr website you will have the ability to organize your photos and/or video. Organizing the content will allow you to place the photos and/or video into sets with similar...[more]

How To Geotag Your Photos on Flickr

Flickr has a unique option that allows its users to geotag photos and/or videos that they have uploaded to the website. Geotagging an image is a relatively new feature that is now being included in...[more]

How To Add Notes To Your Photos in Flickr

Once your photos and/or videos have been uploaded to the Flickr website you can add notes to the photos. Notes can come in two forms. First you can add a description the photos and/or videos...[more]

How To Tag And Organize Your Photos on Flickr

Once you upload photos and videos to your account you can sort and organize you photos. You can also tag your photos, which is adding a headline or label to your photo. This allows you...[more]

How To Add Photos Into Your Flickr Account

After creating your Flickr account you will need to add your personal photos. Adding photos allows you to organize your digital images as well as share them with your friends. Before you add photos to...[more]

How To Create a Flickr Account

Managing and organizing your photos can be an exhausting process for anyone. However, online photo sharing software can help you with this process. Flickr is designed for just that purpose. is a service that...[more]