Bradly Montague

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How To Look Good In Photos - Eight Top Tips To Put Your Best Foot Forward For The Camera

We've all had photos we'd rather burn than show anyone and we've all had ones where we look great. Chances are you don't know how to recreate the …

Mobile Photography

Rock-and-Roll Photographer Larry Hulst Focuses on Cameras and Concerts

<b>Westword:</b> <i>Tell me about the work you're bringing to Colorado Springs?</i><p><b>Larry Hulst:</b> I'm bringing the best photographs I ever created, about 85 of them, …

The Selects: From the Book ‘Total Excess’

The most important stories in advertising, December 21

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey. SCOTT EISEN/BLOOMBERG<p>Good morning. Here's everything you need to know in the world of advertising today.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Twitter lost two more of its senior executives.</b> CTO Adam Messinger and VP of product Josh McFarland both announced that they are leaving the company.<p><b>2. Facebook will</b> …

5 Insights That Shed Light on the Most Effective Social Marketing Tactics

Marketers are all too aware of the increase in ad blockers’ popularity over the last two years, and many have turned to social media as an …

WD-40 and microwaved tampons: secrets of food photography revealed

Behind most professional food photos is a stylist who tricks the viewer. These deceits range from a touch of lipstick to redden a strawberry, to “milkshakes” made from mashed potatoes. It’s not that food stylists are liars and cheats. They’re simply in the business of improvisation.<p>Throughout the …

Ice Cream

Now you can get Zeiss lenses for your iPhone!

We've seen clip-on mobile phone lenses before but this is something new. Zeiss is best known for its top quality camera lenses, with a reputation …

Kodak's Super 8 film camera is not so crazy after all

Kodak is celebrating 50 years of making Super 8 film at CES 2016 with a new movie camera. Now it would be easy to write this off as some kind of lame …

The New Nikon D5 Shooting at 12 FPS Is the Most Satisfying Sound You'll Ever Hear

Revealed this past week at CES 2016, Nikon’s D5 is the company’s new flagship DSLR with a 20.3-megapixel full-frame sensor, and a hefty $6,500 price …

Cameras

James Gunn Explains Why He's Using A RED Weapon 8K Camera On Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2

Yesterday, it was revealed that James Gunn's <i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> would be the first film to shoot using a RED Weapon 8K camera.<p>8K means …

James Gunn

List of ten of the world's sharpest lenses

Author Topic: List of ten of the world's sharpest lenses (Read 36472 times)<p>EOS Rebel SL2<p>Posts: 93<p>« <b>on:</b> August 28, 2015, 12:47:02 AM »<p>The Swedish site …

Unedited Photo Series Celebrates the Beautiful Bodies of Motherhood

Photographer Ashlee Wells Jackson created the empowering <i>4th Trimester Bodies Project</i> to help mothers everywhere embrace their beautiful bodies. “The project exists because women are judged too crudely on the way we look and are often told we don't measure up. Because no real person can compete with …

How to Keep Sight of Why You Love Photography

At some point, every photographer has to decide between shooting what they love and shooting what will pay. Some photographers make more money than …

Why We (Still) Shoot Film

In this world of two-minute passport photos, eye-fi memory cards, and wireless image transfers, it’s hard to imagine a bunch of people engaged in …

Atmosphere Aerosol Spray is Like a Tiny Fog Machine for Your Camera Bag

Atmosphere Aerosol is a new aerosol spray for photographers and filmmakers that essentially serves as a fog machine that you can easily carry around …

8 Books to Navigate Every Step of Your Entrepreneurial Journey | Inc.com

Entrepreneurship is anything but pretty. It's anything but an idea of a cool lifestyle that most want to lead.<p>Entrepreneurship is hard. It takes years of patience and toil to get a taste of success. Yet, this is one of the most exciting times to start your own business.<p>Startups are defining a …

The Seven Must Read Books that have to be in the Shelves of Budding Entrepreneurs!

Running your own business is the new cool. With increasing young guns venturing into the mean and competitive space, world is now seeing the new era …

Dear Canadian entrepreneurs: Silicon Valley wants you to stay home

Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have a message for Canadian entrepreneurs: Stay home.<p>That doesn't mean you can't visit the land of digital milk and honey – you should visit. As often as possible, in fact.<p>"There's no substitute for Silicon Valley. It's just a very unique place on the planet," says …

Silicon Valley

Guy Kawasaki's Top 6 Tips for Growing Your Business

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>I have a confession: I have a "guy" crush on superstar business author Guy Kawasaki. And for good reason: He’s smart, he's fun and he looks like Jackie Chan (Seriously, people have asked him if he’s the <i>Kung Fu</i> star.) Kawasaki recently …

How to Become a Fashion Photographer

So you want to be a fashion photographer? Sounds exciting? Sailing around on yachts with models, shooting in the Caribbean or Tahiti, or maybe even …

How to Plan a Fashion Photography Shoot

It wouldn’t be too far from the truth to think that fashion photography is basically portraiture with a small plot twist. Instead of having just the …

Surprise! Nikon Says It’s Developing the D5

Nikon officially announced today that it’s developing the Nikon D5 DSLR… and that’s about it.<p>The press release has a single line about the camera, …

Videography

How to Fake Depth of Field Blur in Photoshop Using Z-Depth Pass

Here’s a tutorial on how you can create fake depth of field blur in the background of photos using something known as “Z-Depth Pass.” I’m not saying …

Tutorials

A photographic ode to Brooklyn: unseen pictures of Truman Capote's beloved hometown

<b>A new book pairs Truman Capote's ode to Brooklyn with unseen photographs of the tawdry, tantalising neighbourhood he called home. The following is an extract of the 1959 work:</b><p>I live in Brooklyn. By choice.<p>Those ignorant of its allures are entitled to wonder why. For, taken as a whole, it is an …

18 Business Lessons You Don't Want to Learn the Hard Way | Inc.com

Much of the knowledge we gain in business and in life we learn the hard way. But if you can learn the lessons before you make the mistakes, you can gain the advantage that much earlier--<i>and</i> free yourself from the struggle of getting it wrong.<p>Here are 18 useful business lessons you don't have to …

12 Evening Routines of Billionaires That You Need to Try

Implement these rituals for better productivity and work-life balance.<p>A routine, or set of rituals, provides structure and focus to each day. When used effectively, it ensures a balance between your work and personal lives. While you might think billionaires work around the clock, one of the …

5 Common Business Planning Mistakes That Startups Make

A viable business plan is a crucial part of the startup process as it is the first major step you’ll have to take as an entrepreneur. It often takes …

7 Conferences for Entrepreneurs Under 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you’re an entrepreneur under 30 years old and you’ve attended a few business conferences, you may have found them geared toward a different generation. Even if you’ve attended a conference that targets young entrepreneurs, perhaps it …

4 Strategies That Must Be Part of Customer Marketing

With the advent of social media and the pervasive move to smartphones, even customers who still prefer to purchase in brick-and-mortar stores have …

Here's How Startups Actually Start Up

There’s a sucker born every day — or so they say. But the way startup fever has been spreading across the land, it almost feels more like there’s a …