Over 100,000 4K video assets now available on Adobe Stock

Adobe announced late last week that it has added over 100,000 native 4K video assets to its Adobe Stock collection. Joining the large collection which already contains over a million video assets and 45 million images and graphics, the new 4K video assets are now available, with new assets being continually added. Per Adobe: "4K is increasingly becoming the new standard for video production, and demand for higher resolution content, sometimes referred to as UHD, is growing quickly." 4K video provides users more detail and more flexibility in post-production,...
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Don’t have a neutral density filter on hand? Then use your hand!

If you don't own a graduated neutral density (ND) filter or you just happen to be without one in the field, Paul Rutherford has a great tip for you, use your hand! Rutherford doesn't own a hard-edged graduated ND filter as he's often relied on post-processing to achieve a similar effect, but he found that simply using his hand to cover up the brightest areas of the image (the sky in this case) during a long exposure allowed him to get the desired results out in the field. At first, he leaves his hand in front of his lens for roughly one-third of the...
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Megapixels are not everything, but they do matter for achieving critical sharpness in your prints

Professional photographer Tony Northrup asks in a new video, "Megapixels, should you care?" The answer is "yes." But why? In his video, Tony goes over megapixels in great detail and busts a few myths along the way. Tony firsts discusses the 300 DPI rule. According to Tony, this oft-referenced rule of thumb is "essentially worthless." Looking at the actual numbers, using this 300 DPI rule you can take the horizontal or vertical resolution of your image, depending on the orientation of your final print, and divide it by 300 to get the resulting maximum size in...
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