Month: January 2021

How to shoot video game content for commercial licensing

Last year, PepsiCo’s Mountain Dew made headlines by spending 40% of their marketing dollars to reach a niche audience: gamers. Since then, video games have skyrocketed in popularity, spurred in part by the stay-at-home orders associated with the COVID-19 crisis; in fact, over the summer, Nielsen found that 82% of global consumers played video games …

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This reflective lens filter is like a selfie mirror for your models – DIY Photography

Filters are usually used to enhance your images, add some effects, or protect your lenses. But here’s something different. Exelence Brilliance Indesign has launched Reflective Filter. As the name suggests, it’s a mirror filter that lets your models see themselves, or it can help you while vlogging. Reflective Filter utilizes a simple one-way mirror. Other …

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Watch: Video explains what lens diffraction is and why photographers should even care – DIY Photography

Diffraction is a topic that pops up regularly in photography and filmmaking. “Oh, you don’t want to stop your lens down all the way, you’ll get diffraction!”. But what is diffraction, how does it affect your shot, can anything be done about it and should you really even care? Macro photography expert Don Komarechka has …

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From National Currencies to Cryptocurrencies: FREE Currency Clip Arts

Invoices, purchase orders, order receipts . . . When it comes to finance-related documents, most people tend to go back to basics to make sure the design looks serious and professional. However, we can make the design more interesting, while still keeping it professional, by adding a touch of uniqueness to one of the elements. …

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Shutterstock and SumUp Partner to Give Merchants Access to High-Quality Images and Boost Online Performance

SumUp customers now get direct access to Shutterstock’s vast image library to create beautiful online storefronts and increase potential sales Throughout 2020, brick-and-mortar stores made enormous efforts to keep their businesses open and safe. This meant thinking outside the box and offering customers new options and experiences like curbside pickup, contactless delivery and limiting in-store …

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My top ten astrophotography tips – DIY Photography

Introduction With the Milky Way season already under way in Eastern Australia, we know there will be hundreds of photographers pointing their cameras at the night sky on those cloudless, moonless nights attempting to capture the magnificence of the Galactic Core.With years of experience capturing the night sky, we have learned a great deal about …

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