Photography Tips and Articles

The New York Institute of Photography is the world's top online photography school. We strive to serve photographers all over the world and we frequently produce free photography tips and photo tutorials. Below are our most recent photography articles and NYIP student success stories. Click browse more at the bottom to view more photography tips and articles.

Meet NYIP Expert Chase Guttman

By Michelle Ecker on February 14 2019.

If you’re interested in taking an NYIP course but want more information about the curriculum, it’s worth getting to know one of our…
Avoid These Wildlife Photography Mistakes

By: Michelle Ecker on January 31 2019.

If you are a landscape photography enthusiast especially interested in wildlife, you're already well aware that this is a tricky, unpredictable niche. If you want to improve…
How to Photograph Flowers

By: Michelle Ecker on January 17 2019.

Flowers are fantastic subjects when it comes to photography. With such a wide variety of hues, shapes and species, they provide a great selection of unique compositional opportunities to
Finding Your Photography Path in 2019 - A Thoughtful Guide

By: Chris Corradino on December 6 2018.

We are in the midst of another massive shift in the photo industry with cameras becoming more affordable, and cutting edge features such as built-in Wifi, and clean ISOs…

Student Success Stories

Geoff Maxwell

Student Success: Geoff Maxwell

By Michelle Ecker on January 30 2019.

Years ago, Geoff Maxwell found himself taking brief, two the three hour long instructional courses at his local camera shop. But he wondered- if he…
David Hakamaki

Student Success: David Hakamaki

By Michelle Ecker on January 7 2019.

In the…
Charles Vaughn

Student Success: Charles Vaughn

By Michelle Ecker on January 2 2019.

Charles Vaughn always had an interest in taking photos, but after he got…