Chris Pilling

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Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

Time Management

The Art of Everyday Photography

Many photographers, both professional and serious hobbyists, find a lack of motivation and opportunity to shoot during the winter. This is probably truer this winter than those in recent memory thanks to the Polar Vortex many of us have been experiencing over the past few months -- and snow …

Landscape Photography

best of

The Best of Brain Pickings 2017<p>The courage to be yourself, a Stoic’s antidote to anxiety, how friendship transforms us, in praise of solitude, and more.<p>read article<p>7 Favorite Science Books of 2017<p>From trees to consciousness to black holes, an immersion into the glory of the knowable and the …

Why we love the art we love: Edward Burtynsky on the beauty of photography

Photo by Johan Hallberg-Campbell, homage to Julien Douvier. A graduate of the Glasgow School of Art and a winner of the Magenta Foundation’s Flash Forward competition, Johan Hallberg-Campbell has also won awards from the National Magazine Awards and the Canadian Red Cross for his work. Here, he …

Living Rooms

Download 502 Free Art Books from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

You <i>could</i> pay $118 on Amazon for the Metropolitan Museum of Art's catalog <i>The Art of Illumination: The Limbourg Brothers and the Belles Heures of Jean</i> …

Wicked Concept Art For AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON by Andy Park

B&H Photo Event Space

Add this event:<p>07/13/2015 4:00 PM 07/13/2015 6:00 PM Surviving and Thriving in Your First Kickstarter Fine Art Photography Campaign B&H Event Space, …

What is Fine Art Photography and How to Do it?

There is a rise of those who are calling themselves Fine Art Photographers; let's look into what they are and how they are different to usual …

From writing to photography: six ways to build a portfolio career in the arts

<b>When pitching freelance articles, choose a unique angle</b><p>When pitching for freelance work there is no set of rules, says Dany Louise, who writes about the visual arts and cultural policy. “If the story is of interest it will usually be commissioned, but pitching the right story is the real skill.”<p>“If …

Extraordinary Winning Entries from the Fine Art Photography Awards

The winners of the Fine Art Photography Awards were recently announced, and professional and amateurs alike have captured incredible sights from around the world. This creative contest boasted more than 3,000 submissions from 77 countries, with the subject matter as varied as the photographer's …

Art Photography

Stunning Images from the 2015 Fine Art Photography Awards

Travel<p>Stunning Images from the 2015 Fine Art Photography Awards<p>July 31 2015 12:00 AM EDT<p>weather.com<p>Thousands of photographers from all over the globe …

Photography