David Clark

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The uncomfortable secret to creative success is “disequilibrium”

It’s a Wednesday morning in the IDEO San Francisco studio. Bright sunshine reflects off the Bay and through the floor-to-ceiling windows. But in the project space, the mood is darker.<p>The team is on week five of their project. They’ve been conducting tons of human-centered interviews and broad …

Creativity

How to Become a Proficient Photographer As Fast As Possible

One of the biggest concerns of any photographer who wants to become seriously dedicated to photography is to achieve “professional” status – or at …

7 must-read books for design students

Heading off to uni this year, and looking for recommendations for graphic design books to keep you inspired? Maybe you're already studying and keen …

Graphic Design

Using LAB Color in Photoshop to Add Color and Punch to Photos

The LAB color space is particularly useful for boosting colors and definition in images due to the way it handles colors when compared to RGB and …

How to Design Your Ecommerce Store to Boost Conversion

How many times have you landed on an ecommerce site only to click away?Not because it doesn’t have the product you need, but because it’s so …

Ep. 204: Why It Might Be Pointless to Watermark Your Photos – and more

Featured: <b>Photographer, author and educator, Nicolesy (aka Nicole S. Young)</b><p>In This Episode<p>If you subscribe to the PetaPixel Photography Podcast in …

Magic mushrooms: art foraged from nature – in pictures

The mysterious islands of the Salish Sea, between British Columbia and Washington State, are home to the ecological artist Jill Bliss, who since 2012 has devoted herself to exploring the isolated region, artistically and literally. The archipelago has its own unique ecosystem, and Bliss’s medleys …

Magic Mushrooms

How to Tackle Logo Designs

This useful resource from a few years back will help you get started<p>Reader <i>tinycc6</i> recently posted an interesting challenge-slash-inquiry on the …

Hasselblad X1D vs Sony a7R II Vs Canon 5DS-R vs Leica Q by Rick Birt

Hasselblad X1D vs Sony a7R II Vs Canon 5DS-R vs Leica Q By Rick Birt – His website is HERE What are the benefits of using an ultra expensive Medium …

Cameras

How Emotions Impact Cognition

Two information-processing systems determine the human emotional response: the affective and cognitive processing systems. The affective system …

Psychology

A $50 Lighting Setup for Product Photography

Looking to do product photography on a budget? The lighting setup found in the 6-minute video above by DSLR Video Shooter will cost you only $50 and …

How to Discover Your Personal Style as a Photographer

Style. How do you find it? Is it something that instantly comes into being once you begin taking photos, or does it develop over time? It's likely …

Our 113 Most Useful Links for Photographers

One of the wonderful things about the photography world are how many people put in countless talent online to serve the industry. This ranges from an …

One Night in Bruges - How I Shot One of My Best Selling Stock Photographs

The best laid plans of mice and men as they say. As photographers we often plan the hell out of shoots only to find our plans lie in ruin when we …

These Simple Animations Are an Intro to Film Photography

Back in February, we shared a simple animation made by the film brand Ilford that shows how a film SLR works. It turns out that video was the first …

How to earn $10,000 a month as a photographer

Dear friend,<p>I think the purpose of my life is to empower others, especially my fellow photographers and you.<p>If you are passionate about photography, …

Street Photography

Trick Everyone and Literally Turn Your Photography into Unbelievable Magic

Today, we've got something a little more “unconventional” as far as photography tips go – specifically, Trick Photography. Who doesn’t love some …

Cheat Sheet: Masters of Photography

We’ve all heard name-droppers at photo exhibitions, galleries, and other places.<p>I’m going to give you a cheat-sheet of all the masters of photography …

Just Like the Masters: 5 Concepts that Can Make Anyone a Better Landscape Photographer

Not every photographer is destined to be a great landscape photographer; I’m sure most of us are painfully aware of this – to become a better …

Tips for Creating the Perfect Sunstar

Illuminated Course Bundle – 55% Off<p>Create brilliant photographs in any lighting conditions.<p>For Limited Time Only<p>7Days6Hours8Minutes36Seconds<p>Find Out …

4 Composition Lessons Raphael Can Teach You About Photography

I’m currently inspired by a lot of painting, and trying to figure out how I can improve my compositions in photography from the masters of art, …

Street Photography

Bergger Unveils Pancro400, A New ISO 400 Black-and-White Film

First Kodak, then FILM Ferrania, and now Bergger. The French manufacturer is the latest company to further the analog photography resurgence by …

Interview: Lytro CEO Jason Rosenthal on the Future of Light Field Technology

Lytro’s research into the world of light field technology has produced two consumer devices. Their first camera was released in 2012 and introduced …

How a Nikon F3 Still SLR Was Modified to Film Indiana Jones in 1983

Did you know that a Nikon F3 still photography film SLR was used to shoot the 1984 movie <i>Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom</i>? The mine cart chase …

Danny Richardson: ‘I went from taking photos to making art’

A talented fine-art photographer does not capture reality as it is, they capture reality as it exists in the most extraordinary corners of their …

How to Watermark Your Images Using Lightroom and Photoshop CC

Watermarks, love them or hate them, are a way of protecting your images. Although, just because you have one on your image doesn’t mean it won’t be …

Changing Views: The Evolution of Ivanpah Solar - Photographs and text by Jamey Stillings | LensCulture

I am fascinated by the visual energy and tension created at the intersections of nature and human activity. Uniquely as a species, we consciously modify and use the environment for our perceived needs or enjoyment. Sometimes we consider the future consequences of our actions. More often, we focus …

Starry Photos of Glowworms in Limestone Caves

In New Zealand, there’s a species of glowworm called Arachnocampa luminosa — commonly known as the New Zealand glowworm — that can be found in dark, …

The Roof of America: Trekking in the Peruvian Andes - Photographs and text by Eric Hodges | LensCulture

While most people that travel to Peru go to Machu Picchu, in 2013, I traveled to the high mountains of Northern Peru. This was a difficult 30 day trip of trekking and climbing. The vast majority of the trek was at 4200m or more with 10 high passes ranging from 4600m to 5000m. The two mountains were …

Trekking