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photography how-to


The iPhone 6S camera is a huge storage hog (but it might be worth it)

Are you a bit of a shutterbug? Add that to the list of reasons to avoid the 16GB model of the latest iPhone.

By October 6, 2015


9 basic photography mistakes (and how to fix them)

Learn how to solve some common photography problems that beginners often come across.

By May 12, 2015


How to use GoPro's new trim-and-share feature

You can now trim GoPro video clips directly on your smartphone and share them across the Internet.

By September 3, 2015


HDR vs. HDR: Photo trick vs. TV feature

There's been some confusion as to what High Dynamic Range is when it comes to TVs. The same term is used in photography for an eye-catching hyper-realistic effect. That's not what the TV feature does. Here's the difference.

By April 1, 2015


3 ways to use your dSLR pop-up flash

Pop-up flash isn't all bad. Here are three ways for beginners to get better photos from the pop-up before buying an external flash.

By August 16, 2015


The iPhone 6S siren call: How a curious Android user resists switching

Commentary: CNET's Stephen Shankland has nothing against the iPhone itself. It's Apple's control over its ever-broader product suite that leaves him leery.

By September 23, 2015


How to take better photos in low light

Don't settle for blurry photos in low-light conditions. Here are a few tips to improve your images.

By June 12, 2015


Use a tablet as a photography light

Your iPad or Android tablet can be used as an instant photographic light. CNET's Lexy Savvides shows you how to use a tablet for light painting, as a creative backdrop and as a softbox.

By October 29, 2014


How to use a prism for creative photos

Time to revisit science class. An ordinary glass prism can be used to make creative photos thanks to refraction.

By June 2, 2015


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Come write for CNET How-To direct from the comfort of your own home -- if you so desire. We're hiring a freelancer and we want you!

By May 16, 2014