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.

How to Set Up a Photography Studio Outdoors

By Michelle Ecker on August 9 2019.

If you’re new to photography, learning how to set up your first studio can feel like a daunting task. To take that a step further, setting one up…
 What Does It Mean for a Photography School to Be Accredited?

By: Michelle Ecker on August 7 2019.

Today, many students don’t have the time or financial ability to enroll in a traditional brick and mortar photography program. Students are opting more and more for online,…
How Much Should a Photographer Charge?

By: Michelle Ecker on August 7 2019.

If you are new to the photography industry, it can feel awkward coming up with a pricing model to help you determine how much you should charge clients.…
How to Use a Lens Ball 

By: Michelle Ecker on August 6 2019.

If you’re looking for something different to try with your photography this weekend, consider attempting a refraction shot. Not to be confused with reflection photography