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5 expert tips for stunning detail in landscape photos

How do you make a mountain appear as large to the viewer as it does to you? How do you get rid of noise in your nightscape images? How can you get everything in perfect focus, from front to back? This might as well be titled 5 things you can’t do in one shot, since each of the following techniques relies heavily on layering multiple exposures. But these are the techniques I often use to translate my vision, and turn questions like the above into reality. Let’s go!

1. Perfect focus through focus-stacking

We’re kicking things off

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Very Important Photography Topics: Friday the 13th

Photography topics on our minds this week: chilling Friday the 13th collections, photoshoot ideas, and how day jobs benefit artists. Read on for more of the Very Important Photography Topics that caught our eye this week at 500px.

1. Friday the 13th: Fear Fest collection

Jason Voorhees, is that you? In between looking over our shoulders at 500px HQ and scanning alleyways for black cats (to cuddle, of course), we dug up this <a

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How to produce your own creative shoot, plus, stellar photoshoot ideas

Bettina Bogar is a Toronto-based photographer and creative director from Europe. She began her career in Budapest, before moving to Canada to further her creative goals. She specializes in commercial photography and has shot for brands like Lululemon, Airbnb, and Tim Hortons.

Whether you’re just starting out or years into your career, creating new, original photos should always be a top priority for photographers. Here’s why:

1. It keeps your portfolio fresh, your creativity

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