Aaron Belford

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ASYMPTOTE Uses Sound, Video and Photography To Create a Scene

<i>All images by Natalia Evelyn Bencicova. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Natalia Evelyn Bencicova had a really cool, creative idea to blend sound, …

Photography

People Don’t Want To Know What You Photograph So Much As They Want To Know Why

My old pal Skip Cohen published a post at his blog (SkipCohenUniversity.com) a little while ago and used my “Artist Statement” as a teaching tool so …

Interview: Cinematic Portraits Shrouded in Mysterious Narratives by Alex Currie

Conceptual photographer Alex Currie fully embraces the freedom of youth while traversing the globe in whatever direction his passion may lead him. Since starting photography at age 16, his career has been one of great adventure that includes: a cross-country tour with musical band Tenth Avenue …

Los Angeles

Facebook and Instagram Can Turn Your Photos Into ASCII Art

Did you know that Facebook and Instagram both have a “secret” feature that converts your photos into ASCII art? By doing a slight tweak to the URLs …

Camera Lenses – Which Ones Do You Need?

I’m always window shopping on eBay, looking for some great deals on lenses. If I had unlimited funds I’d tell you what lenses I’d like to have; they …

Evocative Photos of Miniature Paper Cuttings Recall Cambodia’s Painful Past

When Cambodian artist Remissa Mak was only seven years old, he fled his home in Cambodia's capital, Phnom Penh, after Khmer Rouge troops occupied the city on April 17, 1975. With the earsplitting sounds of gunshots still ringing in their ears, Mak and his family joined the crowds of people chased …

Asia

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a DSLR Lens

One of the main benefits of owning a DSLR camera is the ability to utilize a wide variety of different lenses. Most professional photographers will …

A Different Kind of Landscape Photography

<b>Intentional Camera Movement</b><p>Every now and then, I feel less inspired and need to force myself to look around for photo subjects. Sometimes I simply …

The Golden Ratio Applied to Photographic Composition

If you have been using The Rule of Thirds in your photographic compositions, you may have discovered an inherent shortcoming. Composing for the Rule …

3 Uses for Lightroom's Radial Filter

Blending with Light – Live Demo<p>Photoshop Tutorials: Learn to create stunning natural looking HDR images in just few minutes!!<p><b>Live Demo:</b> 2:00 PM EDT …

5 Alternative Photography Processes That Challenge Convention and Realism

Some photographers live by a set of rules: they follow the standard conventions of exposure and image development to produce realistic photographs …