Vatsal Shah

Editor in chief

Latest Articles

What is “Blend If” in Photoshop?

In this article, I’ll explain the concepts behind the “Blend If” setting in Photoshop and how to use it to blend layers together....

The Almost Portfolio

I’ve always enjoyed seeing alternate versions of famous photographs. Maybe frame #22 is the photo everyone knows about, while frames #18-21 have faded...

Tips & Tricks for Dog Photography

Dog photography requires patience, especially for beginners, because the subjects are often moving around quite a bit! The tips in this article will...

A FLOWER AND FEELS

We lose our life, which we live unharmed and insatiably, at an early age. Your soul is not happy anymore because it has devastated...

Best Non-Destructive Editing Software for Photography

With so many editing / post-processing software packages on the market today, photographers might find it rather difficult to go through them all...

The Spot Metering Method for Precise ETTR

Most recommendations for ETTR (exposing to the right) require you to use the histogram and “blinkies” on your camera to judge overexposure. And...

The Virtual Tourist: Venice Revisited

  Last March I contributed an article at PL titled “Venice in Black & White“. I ended it by saying that I was hoping to...

How to Buy an Apple MacBook for Photography

We are continuing our series on how to choose and buy computer hardware for photography needs and today we will be providing suggestions...