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Holiday Gift Guide for Photographers

Hi, I am Shawn Kenessey, editor in chief of Happy Pixel Club. I know a lot of you have aspiring photographers in...

How to Find Local Models For Your Next Photoshoot

Whether you are just starting to do portrait photography or you are a wanting to expand your portfolio with new looks, finding...

How to get perfect focus.

Getting focus is in theory very simple. You point the camera, you wait for the focus confirmation, and you take the picture. But...

Why you should use a flash instead of the shutter to freeze fast movement.

One of the things we learn when we start out with photography is that shutter speed can be used to help freeze fast...

How to setup your Canon 6D II autofocus for better servo tracking performance.

When I got my Canon 6D II I didn’t change much about how the AF worked initially. Later, I decided to try...

How to get started with flash photography

When you’re just getting into photography worrying about what flash to use might not be at the forefront of your mind. There are...

Should you work with 16-bit color depth in Photoshop?

It’s somewhat ironic that in this age in which we have become so obsessed with the performance of our cameras and lenses that we...

How to disable “Press and hold to right click” for your Wacom tablet.

I recently got a Wacom Intuos Pro tablet and have been impressed with it so far. However, there was one thing that...

What kind of computer is best for photo editing?

Mac vs PC The eternal debate, should you buy a Mac or a PC? PCs are often seen as...

Why should you shoot in RAW?

Shooting in RAW is occasionally debated in photography circles, especially since modern cameras can get very accurate results with in camera settings....

What are the advantages of mirrorless cameras?

Mirrorless just means there is no mirror! Any camera without a mirror in it is a mirrorless camera, in...

Enhance your skies with Luminar

As photographers, we are all too aware of how the sky can effect our photographs. Whether it is a hint of blue...
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