Jon Hoppie

257 Added | 1 Magazine | 274 Likes | 18 Following | 13 Followers | @1modestgent | California Photographer, Adventurer & Poet - I like to explore the world around me. http://onemodestgentleman.com

City Life In Black And White Photo Contest Winner

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their best B&W city shots in the City Life In Black And White Photo Contest with chances to win …

Have a Toast: Disneyland Is Getting Its Own Brewery!

Between Disney’s rose gold Minnie Mouse cupcakes and peppermint candy cane churros, the House of Mouse has been blowing our minds as of late with with its creative (and delicious!) treats. And now, we’ll have something to wash it all down, as the happiest place on Earth just announced its plans to …

Disney California Adventure

15 Online Classes to Take Your Creativity to New Heights This Year

The phrase “new year, new you” is a mantra that many of us repeat to ourselves once the clock strikes midnight on January 1. Making that a reality, however, is easier said than done. But if your goal is to improve your art and photography abilities, or grow your business in a meaningful way, we can …

Photography

CHRIS RAY - The Makers Series

Chris Ray is one of skateboarding’s success stories. He started off as a contributing filmer to others people’s projects. From there, he persevered …

The Real Way to Build a Massive and Engaged Social Following | Inc.com

Do you get the feeling that the world of social media is experiencing a big shift? For example, Instagram content has become so repetitive that a styled photo isn't enough to stand-out anymore.<p>It feels like power is flowing back to those influencers who created, or are creating, a real following of …

Entrepreneurship

The Symptom Of Depression We Don’t Talk About

You may think you know a lot about depression.<p>You know people with depression can feel sad and empty much of the time, have changes in appetite or …

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to Color Photography

<i>How to make more powerful color photographs</i><p><b>HAPTIC INDUSTRIES</b>: Creative Tools to Empower You.<p>See products in <b>SHOP</b> and <b>AMAZON</b><p>Why color photography?<p>The …

Street Photography

Creating Impactful Black and White Imagery for Instagram

<i>Photographers who love black and white photography should check this out!</i><p>Are you drawn to dramatic and impactful black and white imagery on Instagram …

This Photo Series Celebrates Women’s Orgasm In All Its Raw Beauty It’s Totally Refreshing

A woman's sexuality is often questioned, repressed, looked down upon and sometimes, even chastised. Across the world, women are told to keep their …

Video: How to Post to Instagram From Your Computer

Here’s a quick 2-minute video tutorial by photographer Travis Transient on how to post photos to Instagram using the browser on your desktop …

A Photographer's Guide to NYC by @twheat | Moment

Travel<p>A Photographer's Guide to NYC by @twheat<p>Words +<p>Photos<p>| Tyson Wheatley<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Anyone that knows Tyson Wheatley or his work knows …

Why you can have everything you want but still not be happy

On paper, you likely have a lot to be grateful for—so much that it can be guilt-inducing when any feelings of unhappiness creep up. You have a body …

Happiness

Looking to Get More Traffic to Your Website? Here Are Some Creative Ways to Do It.

You know how to use Google and social media, but there are plenty of other ways to drive traffic.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While you are struggling to work on your SEO to rank on Google, Entrepreneur Network partner Neil Patel is driving 100,000 pageviews to his …

Marketing

This App Lets You Upload to Instagram Directly From Your Desktop

Windowed is a simple new app that finally lets you upload to Instagram directly from your Mac or PC desktop.<p>Created by photographer and programmer …

Apps

Amazing Eastern Sierra Road Trip

Take an unforgettable drive past aspen-studded lakes, otherworldly landscapes, ghost towns, and more along the stunning Highway 395<p>After hundreds of miles of sagebrush desert, the Eastern Sierra soars 10,000 feet all at once.<p>Heads must be thrown back to take it all in. U.S. 395 traces this …

Hiking

15 tips for photographing autumn leaves

<b>The sheer abundance of autumn leaves make them a great subject to photograph, but how do you approach windblown foliage? AP's Tracy Calder has the</b> …

Landscape Photography

We Need To Talk About What Social Media Is Doing To Young Girls

Excessive social media use has a lot of negative effects for young girls, according to a new study<p>Our children will never know a world without social …

Social Media

Tips on Shoe Photography | A Man and His Camera

Quality merchandise photography may go a long way towards developing a more positive online shopping experience. How you style your product, the …

194 Photo Editing Tools and Apps You Should Know

Hello, photographers. Here’s a giant list of 194 photo editing tools and apps you can use in your photography.<p>I started this research for my project …

Heading up the 395? Stopping to scope out the sights is time well spent

We've all probably done it. We load up the car and head north for Mammoth Lakes as quickly as possible.<p>I've finally learned that the 300-plus-miles drive mostly on U.S. Highway 395 can be as enjoyable, informative and enlightening as the time spent in that great mountain community.<p>And this time of …

Infographic - The Best Times and Days to Post to Social Media

With the social media landscape changing literally every single day, it's become a full-time job for social media managers to merely stay up-to-date …

Public Relations

How to photograph your home like a pro

Promotional Feature with Fujifilm<p>Want to up your blogging or Insta game? Join next month’s Livingetc/Fujifilm masterclass and learn how to take …

Photography

Slow Down If You Want To Be A Better Street Photographer

When it comes to advice about best practices for street photography, it seems that there are several schools of thought that contradict one another. …

Street Photography

The Science Behind a Beard Oil Recipe

You’re here because you care about your body, you like to take the initiative, and you’ve grown a beard. Or perhaps not, what am I a psychic? Since …

Body Art

How to Create a Blogging Masterpiece That Your Audience Will Share

Have you ever wondered what makes some blog posts go viral?<p>And have you ever wondered why some of your blog posts struggle to get even a few visitors?<p>…

Here’s A Toolkit For Creating A Loyal Instagram Following

These brands were built on Instagram. They share their strategies for creating a loyal following and driving sales on the platform.<p>Meet Frank, the cheeky Instagram persona of the Australian skincare startup Frank Body.<p>Frank likes to casually call you “babe,” jokes about wanting to get in the shower …

Clothing

7 Tips for Dad-tographers

We’ve all heard about ‘mom-tographers’ or ‘momtogs’ who are taking over the photo industry and putting professional photographers out of work. They …

Photography
Photography

Examining Iconic Street Photographer Daido Moriyama's Color Works

Fascinating insight on his often-overlooked works.<p><i>NOWNESS</i> has tapped renowned street photographer Daido Moriyama to be the first subject of its <i>Photographers in Focus</i> series, which will examine the works of various individuals in the lead up to the Kyotographie International Photography Festival and …

10 Things Alex Webb Can Teach You About Street Photography

<i>Photographs used with permission from Alex Webb</i><p>One of the street photographers who have had a strong impact on my street photography is Alex Webb. …