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  • Learn How Prince Meyson Retouched This Image

    Watch the short tutorial below video to learn how our awesome beauty and lifestyle photographer, Prince Meyson retouched the lovely picture above and more outdoor photography tips.If you are viewing on mobile, we suggest that you put on your phone on landscape view for a better viewing experience.Want to share your creative works, tips, projects and more with thousands of people? Upload your recent creative works on 54artistry.com.

  • 4 Good Photography Habits to Start Today

    1. Shoot every dayThose 365 projects are magical. They encourage participators to take at least one shot every single day. Shooting every day is a really great habit for all photographers. Here are some of the benefits of this habit:You will excel in your capabilitiesYou will start to see the world photographically and frame scenes with your mind’s eyeYou will be recording your life. This doesn’t always seem important at the time, but later on, you’ll look at those shots and be like Read more...

  • 7 Common Issues Pro Photographers Have And How To Overcome Them

    Looking for some ways to improve your photography? Photography issues aren’t just something that beginners encounter; pro photographers face a set of challenges all of their own.Don’t let photography issues hold you back! Here are seven common issues that pro photographers face, and tips and suggestions for overcoming them.1. Lack of PerspectiveLack of perspective is a problem that many pro photographers face. This can cause your photos to lack originality.Image by Tobi Oremuyiwa. View his Read more...

  • HOW TO TAKE FLAT LAY PHOTOGRAPHS...

    Are you a blogger, or do you have products to show off or you just love cool pictures? Flat lay is the new cool as it gives your items that extra sum'n sum'n. Seen those cool flat lay pictures on Instagram and wondered how it was done? Well, here are a few tips on how to take amazing flat lays.BackgroundPlain backgrounds work best as a bold backgrounds can drown out the items you are trying to highlight.  If you don’t want to go for the same old solid white backgrounds, try using Read more...

  • TIPS FOR BEGINNER PHOTOGRAPHERS

    As a new photographer, we know you are pretty excited to start taking pictures and all, so here are some very neat ideas that could help you.   Don’t go crazy buying the most expensive equipment right away. It’s possible to get very nice photos with an inexpensive point and shoot. See these examples on Flickr. The more photos you take, the more you’ll know about what kind of camera to get when it’s time to upgrade.   Consider a tripod. On the other hand, an inexpensive tripod is Read more...

  • 10 Quick Tips to Take Better Pictures

    Fed up and frustrated with bad photos? Here are 10 quick and easy tips to help fix that mess.The first thing you should bear in mind is: • Get Basic Composition Down. The heart of a photograph is its composition—the position of different elements in a frame. Basically, you'll want to break your frame into nine squares of roughly equal size. Try and align the subject of your photo along these lines and intersections and imagine the main image divided over these nine boxes. This gives you a Read more...

  • The Life of a Photographer, Some Major Issues Discussed

    Five Of Our Amazing Photographers Tell Us Issues They Face In Photography. Very Insightful!  We went about asking some of our photographers what it was that challenged them most about being a photographer. As a photographer, you may be able to relate with some of these issues. What’s your story? Don’t hesitate to share your story.1.   Adebayo Adebusola         Adebusola Adebayo is a creative beauty, fashion, advertisement and commercial photographer. See some of Adebusola’s Read more...

  • 5 Reasons Why Photographers Are Exceptionally Attractive

    The concept of attractiveness is not easy to define. The most obvious aspect of attractiveness is, of course, physical appearance but it isn’t the only one nor is it even the most important one. There are numerous factors that can make one person more attractive than the other. In some cases, people pull through on mere confidence, other times it is their actions that make them attractive, but what about vocation? Could this be one of the factors?If you are a professional photographer, Read more...

  • Lagos Photo: Designing Futures

    LagosPhoto Foundation is pleased to present the sixth edition of the annual LagosPhoto Festival in Lagos, Nigeria, October 24 - November 21, 2015 entitled “Designing Futures”.Currently in its sixth edition, Lagos Photo is the first and only international arts festival of photography in Nigeria. In a month long programme, events include exhibitions, workshops, artist presentations, discussions, screening, and large scale outdoor installations in congested public spaces in Lagos. LagosPhoto Read more...

  • 5 Pointers for Picking the Perfect Wedding Photographer

    In the past, most people didn’t put so much thoughts and organisation into wedding planning and photography like they do today. One could usually just pick a random photographer to document such beautiful memories that will last a lifetime. It usually went that if we probably had a friend or someone that knew someone that had a camera or that could take photos, he was usually enlisted for our big day and didn’t necessarily have to be a professional. Today on the other hand, wedding planning Read more...

  • 5 Things People Always Misunderstand About Photography

      Photography, as a vocation, is one of the most popular and most commonly written about vocations at the moment. It has immense popularity with younger generations and has spread as a hobby for smartphone owners. This boost in popularity can be attributed to various apps and social media websites that are focused on easy sharing and simple, digital, premade editing solutions that usually come in the form of template settings. I personally believe that this is great for photography as a whole. Read more...