Photography Tips

5 Steps To Creating Dramatic Photos

5 Steps To Creating Dramatic Photos | Photography Tutorial by Jean Smith Photography for

It is lovely to view a soft, flatly lit images…they are beautiful, safe, and comforting. At other times though, we want to see some drama in our photography! Jean Smith Photography wrote: If you would like to add some drama to your images, first ask yourself what you are trying to achieve. Is the image to […]


Beginner’s Guide to Off-Camera Flash

Beginner's Guide to Off-Camera Flash | Photography Tips by Amandalynn Jones for

We have an amazing team of writers here at I Heart Faces who are always willing to share their camera, photography, and photo editing expertise with our community of photographers! We absolutely loved the “Getting Started with Off-Camera Flash” series of tutorials that Amandalynn Jones Photography shared several years ago. Today, we are pulling this […]


Understanding the Exposure Triangle

Understanding the Exposure Triangle | Beginner Photography Tutorial by Andrea Riley Photography for

The exposure triangle is one of the first lessons that a new photographer needs to master.  It can seem overwhelming trying to master choosing the ideal aperture, shutter speed, and ISO, but it is worth tackling so that you can be in control of the camera and achieve the results you want.


What is “Normal View” in Photography?

What is “Normal View” in Photography? | Tips from Susan Keller Photography via

What exactly is normal view in photography and how does it affect the kinds of photos you take and the focal length of lens that you should use? We love this visual explanation the our Creative Team Member, Susan Keller Photography, shared several years ago. Follow along as she uses photos to explain all of […]


How to Use ROES Ordering System from Your Print Lab

Tips for Ordering Photo Products with ROES Software by Julie Rivera for

You just finished editing images from the most amazing photography session and you cannot wait to see these digital files become tangible, beautiful photographic products. You head to your preferred printing lab thinking it will be simply a drag and drop affair to get these images printed. But what on earth is this ROES system […]


Composition Tips for Square Format Photography

Square Format Composition Tips | Photography Tutorial by Susan Keller for

Square aspect ratio in photography is not a new thing.  Rollei created the first