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Design & Style


It happens to every photographer: You’re reviewing your images after a photo shoot and realize they’re either too blown out or too dark. An overexposed or underexposed photo can...

Apr 29, 2019

Camera on wooden table

Aperture is the key to creative control in photography, and knowing how to adjust aperture will give you greater flexibility in capturing the perfect photograph. In photography,...

Apr 29, 2019

Man holding camera with gray background

Shutter speed is one point on the exposure triangle, which refers to the three main factors (the other two are aperture and ISO) that affect the quality of your photos. Shutter ...

Apr 29, 2019

Man switching settings on camera

There are three camera settings a serious photographer should know: shutter speed, aperture, and ISO. They constitute the “exposure triangle.” ISO refers to light sensitivity, a...

Apr 15, 2019

ISO settings on a camera

The presence, or absence, of natural light greatly impacts the quality of a photograph. In order to get the best photos outside, learn how to adjust your camera settings in anti...

Apr 15, 2019

a person holding a camera in outdoor lighting

Throughout history, societies have developed unique types of architecture, reflecting local cultural, geographic, and economic forces. The evolution of architectural styles prov...

Apr 12, 2019

Architect Design

Buildings are a fundamental part of the human experience. We live, work, shop, learn, worship, seek care, and spend our leisure time inside these structures—and we evaluate them...

Apr 12, 2019

Architect Designing Building

Architects must possess a mastery of design and aesthetic theory to design a variety of buildings. Learn the steps to take if you want to become an architect.

Apr 9, 2019

A hand drawing an blueprint for a house

Understanding light is the most valuable skill you can learn as a photographer. Lens flare can be accidental or deliberate. Some photographers like the look of lens flare becaus...

Mar 15, 2019

lens flare on an autumn scene