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Toronto Architecture Photography on 2015.08.02

Architecture photography from in and around the Toronto Ontario area.

All photos are original photography using a Canon EOS 60D body with a Sigma 17-70mm f2.8 DC Macro OS lens and Silver EFEX Pro as a Lightroom plugin for the B&W conversions.

Top to bottom:

• Roadside Antiques Shop in Torrance Ontario

• Apartment Buildings At Sunset From The Pape St Bridge

• Art Gallery of Ontario Exterior Stairs

• Ashbridges Bay Water Treatment Plant No…


Added by Brian Carson on August 2, 2015 at 6:33am — 4 Comments

Ways to Take Great Candlelight Pictures

Have you ever attempted capturing a candlelit scene with the help of digital camera?

The result can be quite stunning! The warm glow of flame reflecting off the face of your subject! The darkness creeping in to get a grip on the lighted space!

However, shooting in low light is…


Added by Tristan Taylor on July 30, 2015 at 2:42am — No Comments

Smart Techniques to Choose the Best Camera Angle for Food Photography

Angle! That’s probably one of the most important features of good photography. No matter what you are clicking, it’s extremely important to get the angle of the picture right. Only then you can create a personal perspective of the picture. This holds true for almost all kinds of photography. Food…


Added by Sukaina Rajabali on July 26, 2015 at 11:22pm — No Comments

5 Effective Open Source Photo Editors

Most of the people will think that Adobe Photoshop is all they need to edit their images perfectly. But what if you don't have enough money to buy a license software that can do the magic for your photos. Beginners, both designer and photographer can still enjoy the experience of editing without the need of spending hefty price for a software. You should be thankful with our advance technology.…


Added by Dana Kurt on July 9, 2015 at 1:45am — No Comments

Strange Photography Tricks for You

Photography is creative and you can have fun experimenting with several strategies.

Love clicking pictures of different things?

You should try out different types of strategies. It can even include a few strange photography tricks that can work perfectly for you.

Here are some cool but…


Added by Tristan Taylor on June 28, 2015 at 11:10pm — 2 Comments


Photoshop fun.

Added by A.ram on June 19, 2015 at 10:00am — 1 Comment


the day is nothing but the availability of light if their is no light then it is known as night but every thing around as is not real like human feelings expressions every thing matters with the attitude you show to others and for me sun is the expression and night is the…


Added by Dhanunjay Dhanu on June 13, 2015 at 10:17am — No Comments

Copyrighted or Open Source?

I found this photo on the internet on and then found this website and "National Park Buffs The Photography Network PictureSocial" below it.

 I see where it can be downloaded, but I do not see any credits for it. The downloaded file also has and a string of letters with it. 

 I joined this wonderful site just to find out if  anyone knows if this…


Added by patti ruegamer on June 1, 2015 at 3:54pm — 1 Comment


To get the best editing services you require professional photo editing software that are of higher quality. There are some factors to consider before going for this software. These factors include the availability of editing tools, resources available within the company and the ease of using the software .soft wares with customized interface can make working within it much enjoyable. The best soft wares that can be considered for photo editing services include:


Added by Photo Editing Company on May 17, 2015 at 6:30pm — 4 Comments

Photo Editor – 6 Ways to enhance your photos using Photoshop

You’ve taken photos carefully, but sometimes it can’t be avoided that sometimes you took photos imperfectly. So, you are trying to figure it out on how to edit your photos to look perfectly shoot using Adobe Photoshop.

Learn 6 simple ways to enhance your photos.

  • Fix the dull and bad color balance – Adjust brightness to lighten or darken the photos while use contrast to adjust the difference to balance in brightness between the lightest and darkest…

Added by Photo Editor Company on May 13, 2015 at 11:01pm — 2 Comments

Fuji X systems.

How many of us own mirrorless cameras ?

Added by Aaron Wigfall on May 10, 2015 at 4:47pm — 4 Comments

Mobile Phone Photography

Making best use of mobile camera to shoot photographs.

Added by TenZin Namgay on May 8, 2015 at 6:43pm — 1 Comment

In Search of Light: Guide to Camera Settings for Night or Low Light Photography

Photography is nothing but painting with light. That is why a photographer needs to conduct a study of the exposures to various light conditions before the commencing the actual photography session.

For low light or night photography, however, the camera settings need to be adjusted carefully. Exposure is all…


Added by Tristan Taylor on May 5, 2015 at 11:18pm — 2 Comments

Good Morning New Zealand


Added by Irene Drawman on May 2, 2015 at 11:44pm — 1 Comment

Horizon Children


Added by Irene Drawman on May 2, 2015 at 11:30pm — No Comments

Google and Mobile Friendly

Hello everyone:

For all photographers who run small business out there, if you do not already know, Google has made changes effective April 21 which will effect your web page. Basically, they will favour by way of ranking those sites that are mobile ready. (viewable in mobile devices). Conversely, those that are not will find themselves way down the discoverable list. This will be a great boon to page developers as I read somewhere that well over 50% of all sites world wide…


Added by Ken Gordon on April 28, 2015 at 2:20pm — 3 Comments

Some Fairly Simple Tips to Improve the Quality of Street Night Photography

Dark photography has been a thingy; photographers across the globe don't pay much attention to this exotic brand of photography these days, but it sure allows photographers to release their creativity and produce something really astonishing.

Although not given much importance by the mainstream…


Added by Tristan Taylor on March 31, 2015 at 12:00am — 5 Comments

Photo Contest Help

Hey Everybody!

I actually need a little help with a photo contest. The contest is a visual art contest and one of the categories is photography, and it can be any kind of photograph. I was hoping that I could get some feedback about which photo I should use to submit. Please, all types of criticism are welcomed!

These are the photos that I'm considering:…


Added by Clay Madison on March 28, 2015 at 6:44pm — 7 Comments

Tunnel Shoot

Great shoot,the dress is beautiful in green but I love the transformation when its in black and white. She never smiles.The green would of been so loud to see her face expression. Love her attitude I say.…


Added by Irene Drawman on March 22, 2015 at 1:43am — 3 Comments

Dark Series

When I have a plan , I'm constantly on the search for my bits and pieces to bring it together. My kids  give me the strange look when I pick stuff on the from the park or street and chuck it in my boot..hahaha .So I had my creative idea of using branches for this shoot.I found a dead palm seed branch outside the gym.It had good straight single lines and great texture . Then I collected some dead light branches around my yard to add in to fill..Nothing big because I wanted the palms to be the…


Added by Irene Drawman on March 6, 2015 at 5:19pm — 3 Comments

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