Resources to save time and money, reduce the pain and speed up the learning curve.
Creating a Tile Mural
Bo Stahlbrandt (bgs)
Member Karen (scenicshutterbug) wanted to create a tile mural for her outdoor kitchen space and she got help from other members in the process. Read more...
Big format printing
Darryll Schiff (DSchiff)
In this article I am discussing printing big format images. When I say big, I mean really big; We are talking about a 56 x 24 feet (17 x 7.5m) photo mural. Read more...
Better Black and White Images in Lightroom
A guide to producing better black and white images in Lightroom. If you're going black and white with any photograph, the end result can be made stronger by doing things yourself and not just letting your software decide how to create the tones and contrast that ultimately make for a powerful black and white image. Read more...
Bookshelf 14: Digital Photography
Here you find various recommended books on Digital Imaging, Printing & Software. Read more...
Nikon D800 print performance (video)
Mike Hagen (Mike_Hagen)
In this video professional photographer and instructor Mike Hagen reviews the print quality of photographs taken with the Nikon D800. Read more...
Enlarging Digital Images for Publication
Darrell Young (DigitalDarrell)
Is it possible to take the output from a six-megapixel digital SLR camera and enlarge it until it meets the file-size and quality standards of publishers for digital image submission? This question is being discussed all over the Internet. A large number of people are using cameras in the six-megapixel range, and would like to sell their images to stock agencies, or submit them to magazines for publication. Read more...
How to make your own Photo Book
Marsel van Oosten (Marsel)
When I was still shooting print film, I used to take my rolls to the local camera store and have them developed and printed. At home I would flip through all the images, take out all the bad shots and keep the average and the good ones. My wife would then put all those images in a photo book, together with some decorative items and descriptive taglines. Read more...
Photographer's Guide to Resolution and Print Size
J. Ramon Palacios (jrp)
You are now the proud owner of both a film scanner or a digital camera and an inkjet printer. But may have wondered what is the best resolution -or pixel density- of a digitized image to allow for the production of a good print in a given size. Read more...
Monitor Gamma and Calibration
The images on this community look best on a calibrated monitor and in a low ambient light room. To achieve a good "gamma calibration" of your monitor, please follow the steps outlined below. You should also have a system capable of producting 16-bit (high color) or 24-bit (true color) color depth. Read more...