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Lightroom 4 – Lightening the Background

Lightroom 4 – Lightening the Background

Adam Lerner November 13, 2012 Comments Off

Have you ever shot a portrait on a white background that wasnt pure white and wanted to brighten it up? In this video, I show you the tips and tricks you need to get

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Friday Flickr Photo Critique #034 – Wedding Photography

Friday Flickr Photo Critique #034 – Wedding Photography

Adam Lerner October 12, 2012 Comments Off

Michael contacted me earlier this year after his cousin asked him to photograph her wedding. Michael is 17 years old and having never shot a wedding reached out for some advice. He’d actually NEVER

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Flash Photography – Balancing Ambient Light

Flash Photography – Balancing Ambient Light

Adam Lerner October 2, 2012 Comments Off

In today’s video I discuss how shutter speed directly affects ambient light when using flash. I use photos I shot with my Fuji X100 and show you what happens when you change your shutter

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Ryan HK interview and Photo Chat

Ryan HK interview and Photo Chat

Adam Lerner September 30, 2012 Comments Off

Use the player to listen now or download the audio podcast here. Join the discussion I have with Calgary photograher, Ryan HK. Ryan is a commercial photographer in Calgary, Alberta Canada and shoots everything

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My Switch to Medium Format

My Switch to Medium Format

Adam Lerner September 27, 2012 Comments Off

With Nikon’s D800 at a whopping 36 megapixels, why on earth did I opt for a medium format digital camera? I’ve been a Nikon shooter for years and have a bunch of professional Nikon

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Lightroom 4 Creative Editing

Lightroom 4 Creative Editing

Adam Lerner September 26, 2012 Comments Off

Jared and I just returned from an amazing European tour of the UK and Germany. We got to visit Manchester, London, and Cologne and despite only having a few days in each location, we

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Friday Flickr Photo Critique #033

Friday Flickr Photo Critique #033

Adam Lerner September 21, 2012 Comments Off

This week’s Friday Flickr Photo Critique comes to us from Jack Westhead of London, UK. I met Jack at the Frotowalk in London across from Royal Albert Music Hall. This critique goes a bit

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Home Studio Headshot

Home Studio Headshot

Adam Lerner July 31, 2012 Comments Off

Setting up a home studio can present a challenge especially if your space is limited like my Brooklyn, New York loft. However, that doesn’t have to be a deal-breaker and there are ways you

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How do I make it as a Photographer?

How do I make it as a Photographer?

Adam Lerner June 22, 2012 Comments Off

A lot of you guys have asked me how to make a living as a professional photographer. I wish there was a magic formula, but there isn’t. However there are steps you can take

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Street shots – What are the chances?

Street shots – What are the chances?

Adam Lerner June 13, 2012 Comments Off

Every once and a while you capture an image that you later realize has more going on with it than you could have imagined. The other day, I had a client meeting in Midtown

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