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Fall Photo Tips

By NYIP Staff on February 17th, 2012

Here are some fall photo tips that will help you better capture the essence of the season. Even if you're in another latitude and your climate is considerably different from…

Whitney Houston Photo

By Chris Corradino on February 15th, 2012

The pixelated image of Whitney Houston's lifeless body appeared before me on the cover of the National Enquirer. The end of a celebrated career, a music legend, and international superstar…

Picture of the Month Dancer

By NYIP Staff on February 10th, 2012

Photo by NYIP Student Travis Belt I like to dance, but largely confine my terpsichorean efforts to slow (very slow) waltzes in the style of Johann Strauss; Jr. — pieces…

Creative Lenses from Lensbaby Part 2

By Ella Manor on February 5th, 2012

Ella Manor's recent article presented some very exciting fashion images and, as that article discussed, her creative use of the Lensbaby tools added a great deal to the impact of…

NYIP Digital Photography Tips

By NYIP Staff on February 5th, 2012

We hope you enjoy these digital photography tips created by the New York Institute of Photography - America's oldest and largest photography school – where your personal contact with experienced…

How to Take Great Golf Photos

By NYIP Staff on January 12th, 2012

"Be the ball!" Ah, that sage advice offered by Chevy Chase in one of our all time favorite movies, Caddyshack, should be kept in mind by photographers who hoist a…

Picture of the Month Seven Geese a Quacking

By NYIP Staff on January 12th, 2012

Photo by NYIP Graduate Galina Vitols Now that the euphoria of Christmas has passed (regrettably) and we are adrift in the January doldrums, I look back nostalgically at those happy…

How to Take Great Halloween Photos

By NYIP Staff on December 13th, 2011

Halloween Editor's NoteSince Halloween is a holiday that presents terrific photo possibilities, it's no surprise that "How to Take Great Halloween Photographs" is one of our most popular "How To"…

NYIP Investigates the iPad 2

By Chris Corradino on December 7th, 2011

From the day we bought an original iPad for testing, NYI Student Advisor Chris Corradino fell in love with it. Frankly, we were starting to worry how we'd get it…

Finding the Perfect Tripod

By Chris Corradino on November 20th, 2011

It's back to school time again, and at NYIP headquarters the phones and emails are picking up with students returning from summer vacation. Many want to know the secret to…