Fun Stuff for Photographers

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…
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…
The 2 Biggest Fears of Photographers

By: Michelle Ecker on August 2 2018.

In any profession, it’s really nerve-wracking to dive into a new career. And in the creative industry, these nerves are often even stronger. So many photography enthusiasts would love nothing…
5 Reasons Your Phone Can’t Compete with a Real Camera

By: Michelle Ecker on July 20 2018.

The excitement of the World Cup has gripped fans around the world with shocking upsets and thrilling victories. Not a day passes that we don't see powerful soccer images from…
3 Food Photography Hacks

By: Michelle Ecker on May 1 2018.

Many photographers roll their eyes at the food photography trend but in truth, quality plating and meal presentation is an art form for many chefs, and it can be…
This NYIP Grad’s Eclipse Photo Went Viral Overnight

By: Michelle Ecker on August 23 2017.

One of the most rewarding aspects of working or studying at the New York Institute of Photography is the worldwide community of photographers you’re able to join. Especially during events…
The Most Common Photography Mistakes

By: Michelle Ecker on July 19 2017.

Are you guilty of some of the most common mistakes made by photographers? Time to quiz yourself: The Gear- Are your batteries charged? We can’t think of something more…
Tips for Intentional Motion Blur

By: NYIP Mentors on July 12 2017.

Although in photography blurriness is often viewed as a mistake, there is an interesting and creative way to intentionally capture motion blurs in your images. By experimenting with shutter speed,…
Are You a Rude Photographer?

By: NYIP Mentors on July 6 2017.

From concerts and baseball games to barbeques and beach days, we bet you’ll be spending plenty of time at snapshot worthy events this summer. But when you bring your camera…
Fall Photo Tips

By: NYIP Staff on September 17 2015.

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…