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2013 "The Perfect Pet II" photo contest deadline extended

Photo: Lexie Cataldo<p><b>Important Deadline Announcement!</b> <b><br>The deadline for "The Perfect Pet, part2" has now been extended to July 22, 2013.</b><p>July 6, 2013, …

Pets in B&W photo contest

July 11, 2013 /Photography News/ Photography competition site PhoozL announces a special cash-prize photo contest: ‘Pets in B&W’. This is a …

Portraits of Men Wearing Their Girlfriends’ Clothes

Jose & Ainara<p>After several conversations with (male) friends about how relationships between men and women have changed since their parent’s …

A Syrian boy waves from a bus heading back to Syria from the Zaatari refugee camp in Jordan, on September 1, 2012. Many families have decided to return to Syria due to the poor living conditions in the Zaatari refugee camp. So far, 1.6 million Syrians have fled to neighboring Turkey, Lebanon, Iraq, Jordan and Egypt. Photograph by Moises Saman—Magnum Photos. To see more of Saman's photographs of Syrian refugees, pick up an issue of TIME International, or visit lightbox.time.com. #TIMEmagazine

Forgo Filters and Frills with Camera Noir, an Über-Minimalist B&W App

The apps available for mobile photographers are seemingly endless, and the number filters and things within those apps are just as endless. Pacific …

The Basics of Photography: C for Composition

Continuing on with our series on the Basics of Photography, this week we are at the letter C, which will be covering the topic of Composition. …

New Study Says That Smart Cameras Are the Future

OH NOEZZZZ!!!! The future is coming!!!<p>That’s what one report from Futuresource says at least. And according to them, Smart Cameras (i.e. WiFi enabled …

Leica's New Mini M Seems to Be Peeking Out of The Box Even More

Leica just changed the cover photo of their Facebook page to show off something very interesting. The camera pictured seems to actually look a lot …

EBay and the Thrill of Finding New Love in Old Cameras

It was in late January that something whispered in my ear, “Hey, link your PayPal and your eBay account.” The thought had never occurred to me …

100 Year Old Photos Discovered in Verascope Camera

The Richard Verascope camera was developed in the late 1800s as one of the first stereoscopic cameras in a reasonably compact form-factor. As a …

5 Reasons Why Not to Become a Professional Photographer

Many people consider becoming a professional photographer. So, there are no shortage of tips and suggestions for making such a leap. However, here is …

June 9th 2013

“The Phoblographer Weekly Recap” is a new feature where we recap the week’s most popular posts. Each weekend, we will present you the top ten posts …

Review: Canon 28mm f2.8 IS (Canon EF)

Canon’s 28mm f2.8 IS is one of the company’s latest additions into the wide angle image stabilized market. Like the 35mm f2 IS that we also …

Photographing with Limitations

As part of my photography workshops, I like to start off with a jarring but hopefully inspiring exercise. Because I know from personal experience how …

So You Want to Learn More About Lighting...

This week, creativeLive is doing their Lighting Toolkit workshop series. During the workshops, we’ll be sponsoring the giveaway of a pair of …

Tintype App for iOS Devices Will Hopefully Make Your Instagrams Suck Less

Ready to make that Instagram image of your chicken sandwich you had for dinner last night look like a tintype?<p>The other day we reported on a brand …

The Samsung Galaxy S4 Displays 97% of the Adobe RGB Spectrum

Who ever thought that a phone’s display could be so bad ass? We stated in our review that the Galaxy S4’s screen was really good, but now it has …

Samsung's Previously Rumored S4 Zoom Camera Smartphone is Real

Samsung has just officially announced the S4 Zoom, the latest variation to their series of high-end Android smartphones. Bearing the same name as …

How I Caught the Photo Bug

See that photo of me above? That was me four years ago–freshly into of the early stage of my photography career.<p>Most people that know me will say …

Lomography Announces the Konstruktor DIY SLR Camera

Lomography has been teasing a brand new camera for about a week or so, and today they’re unveiling something that I absolutely never thought that I’d …

Lighting a Portrait With Lindsay Adler

Famed portrait and fashion photographer Lindsay Adler just finished an awesome session with creativeLive on Creative Studio Lighting. We were able to …

Creating the Photograph: Thomas David's "Dust and Fight"

<i>Editor’s Note: Creating the Photograph is an original series where we interview photographers all about a photo that they shot how it was achieved.</i> …

The Editor and the Creative Process

One of the things that I share with my students about the practice of photography is the role of “the editor”. And by that I don’t mean the software …

How I Caught the Photo Bug

When I was 10 years old, I suffered from a terrible stutter. It was a physical manifestation of my awkwardness and insecurity that I felt around …

How I Caught The Photo Bug

I never wanted to be a photographer. The thought never crossed my mind. Sure, we had a few cameras around the house growing up, but I grew up …

Piccure is a Photoshop Plug-In for Photographers With Shaky Hands

Blurry photographs–we all know them. We’ve all had them occur to us one time or another. And while we probably all agree that in theory they …

Chris Martin's Film Presets for Lightroom Get a Summer Update

We reviewed Chris Martin’s Film Presets a while back and loved them. Well, now they’ve gotten even better. For the summer of 2013, Chris updated his …

You've Still Got Three More Days to Win a Canon 5D Mk III or a Nikon D800!

In case you’ve missed it before, we’re currently running a contest together with BorrowLenses.com where we’re giving away a Canon 5D Mk III or a …