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Darlene Hildebrandt

I've been here in Medellín, Colombia for almost 6 weeks now, and want to share some of my travel photography of this amazing city and country with you.

This is a step-by-step tutorial for doing exposure blending in Photoshop quickly and easily using s simple to follow technique. You will learn how to get the best, most natural looking final images possible when combining bracketed images.

In this month's photography challenge, I'm going to send you out to go shoot familiar location and the challenge part is getting creative and learning to see it with new eyes. Don't worry, I'll give you some tips to help you do this.

Here is the continuation of my dive into several of the raw photo editings software options now available. In part two I will cover four more for you.

To get your year off to a good start here is some great reading material for you including some of the top articles from the last 12 months.

What are the options for the best photo editing software for 2018? I review and compare the leading software for mac and PC in this comprehensive comparison. I've split it into categories for the best post processing software applications for beginner and intermediate.

This month I'm giving you a new photography challenge, to tell a story with your image. Pick a song or poem you like, and create an image that tells that story. This is about working on the aesthetic aspects of photography and less on the technical stuff.

Here are 10 tips to help you with your camera settings and equipment choices when doing portrait photography. These technical things will help you gain confidence in your work so you can focus on the artistic and creative side.

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