There’s a tiny new Godox Nano flash trigger with touchscreen OLED

Jan 15, 2024
John Aldred

A new tiny Flashpoint R2 Nano trigger (buy here) has popped up at Adorama. It’s compatible with the existing Flashpoint and Godox X flash system…

Here’s what happens when AI writes your photoshoot setup

Mar 9, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

Here at DIYP, we’ve had a lot of fun playing with ChatGPT and asking it all sorts of stuff. Udi asked it to make a…

How to find light for street portraits anytime, anywhere

Jan 16, 2023
Dunja Djudjic

If you enjoy taking casual photo walks without carrying lots of gear, you may sometimes find it challenging to find good light for street portraits….

Two ways to take outstanding portraits with a projector

Dec 30, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Projecting light and shapes onto your model opens up a whole lot of possibilities for creative, unusual portraits. If you’re looking for some inspiration and…

Adorama lists DJI Avata accessories for pre-order before DJI even announces the drone

Aug 16, 2022
John Aldred

The DJI Avata has been a hot topic in the drone world since rumours of its existence first started to appear. And once leaks of…

Five tips for stunning portraits in harsh midday sun

Aug 12, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

If there’s anything we can expect outside every day, all day, it’s the sunshine. I don’t know about you guys, but I haven’t seen a…

How to take creative portraits with Plexiglas and a single light

May 31, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

There are numerous setups you can create with just one light and take stunning portrait photos. Well, unless you’re in this unilluminable room. But if…

Use these three Lightroom techniques to save your blown-out photos

Jan 31, 2022
Dunja Djudjic

Whether it’s a mistake or a consequence of circumstances, it happens that we end up with blown-out highlights in photos. But if you shoot RAW,…

How to use reflections in sun glasses to enhance your images not distract

Jan 11, 2022
Alex Baker

I remember when I was studying photography that the most difficult assignment we were given was photographing shiny objects. I stupidly chose to photograph a…

These are the best and worst ways to shoot portraits with on-camera flash

Nov 23, 2021
Dunja Djudjic

Shooting with a speedlight on camera is not something most of us would choose for portraits. But sometimes there’s no other choice, whether you don’t…