Edward Bensa

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29 Artists Explore Abstractions of the Color Black

'Blackness in Abstraction,' an ongoing show at Pace Gallery, traces the use of the hue in contemporary art.<p>What do you see when you see the color black? In 2015 curator, Adrienne Edwards wrote “Blackness in Abstraction” in <i>Art in America</i>, an essay that cogently explores Adam Pendleton’s recent …

How to Save an Underexposed Photo Using Lightroom (Sponsored)

“I have a serious addiction to abandonment,” writes Oslo-based fine art photographer Britt Marie Bye of her restive spirit and thirst for the …

Lightroom

Stephen Alvarez takes smartphone photography to the next level using Lumia devices.

written by<p>Geoff Carter<p>Taking smartphone photography to the next level<p>Here’s a very abbreviated history of photography. The oldest surviving …

Mobile Photography / Art Tutorial – Training your eye and the use of Snapseed

The post Mobile Photography / Art Tutorial – Training your eye and the use of Snapseed appeared first on TheAppWhisperer.We are delighted to publish …

Translucent Cube Reveals Different Paintings Depending on the Viewing Angle

Austria-based artist Thomas Medicus has created a cube that displays six unique paintings, depending on what angle it's viewed from. By simply …

This art is so life-like, it might make you question reality

When I was a kid, I would take my #2 pencil and a piece of computer paper, sit down in front of my cat and try to draw him as realistically as I …

Digital Art

Video: Using Photoshop’s Median Stacking Feature for Noise Reduction

We’ve seen Photoshop’s median stacking process used before to remove tourists from photographs. Now, photographer Andy Astbury takes the time to show …

"Can I Draw?"—How to Tell If You're Good Enough

The desire to draw strikes the most when we observe a "talented" artist creating. We watch how they put the lines in the proper place, in a kind of …

Artist Condenses Big Ideas into Intricate Mini Paintings

Artist Karen Libecap demonstrates that tiny paintings can house some pretty big ideas. In fact, artwork the size of a quarter can be just as beautiful as a giant mural that takes up the side of a building. Using a precise set of tools and a steady hand, the painter illustrates subjects that are …

Art

How I Shot a Plane Flying Through the Supermoon

So an image of mine (@lightbrekkie) appears to be doing the rounds lately on Instagram and you may have seen it.<p>One of those normal days started with …

How to Create A Great Composite Portrait - Part 2: Photoshop Compositing

Previously I’ve talked about preparing and shooting your images for the composite. If you missed it, click here.<p>Once the images are uploaded in …

How to Create A Great Composite Portrait - Part 1: Lightroom Preparations

Composite images, if they are realistic enough, require some trickery to be created properly. It requires both photographing and post-processing …

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Club Photography Workflow Case Study (Part 2)

In the previous article we discussed the preparations necessary for the execution of one full-time club photography gig. Once you are certain that …

An Interview with Instagram and Snapchat Storyteller Branden Harvey

Branden Harvey became a professional photographer at the age of 16. He has since become an extremely popular photographer on social media, boasting …

How to Photograph Swirling Splashes of Liquid

Shooting splashes is always great fun, even if it’s a simple image with a coffee cup and a falling piece of refined sugar. Plus, there is always so …

So, What Kind Of Photographer Are You?

“Hello, my name is Steve, and I’m a photographer.”<p>I have been told that as a photographer I should be able to explain to people quickly and easily …

Washing Machines

The Future of Photography Websites – Understanding and Adapting to Trends Continued

In an earlier article (The Future of Photography Websites – Understanding and Adapting to Trends) on this topic, you can read about a couple of major …

Film vs. Digital: A Comparison of the Advantages and Disadvantages

In a world in which photographs are primarily taken with digital image sensors, there are a growing number of photographers who are newly interested …

Backyard Macro Photography Safari

Tips for improving your Macro photography by taking a backyard macro photography safari. We tell you what equipment to take and give you a few tips …

Macro Photography

365-Gigapixel Panorama of Mont Blanc Becomes the World’s Largest Photo

Say hello to the new largest photo in the world. An international team led by photographer Filippo Blengini has published a gigantic panoramic …

Mont Blanc

Retouching 101: Learn Basic Photoshop Retouching in Minutes

If you find yourself stressed out while editing images, we are here to help. Learn to go from the BEFORE to the AFTER quickly.<p>The video at the bottom …

Ideas for Photo Fun With Water & Food Coloring

“Wow! Oh my gosh! Cool!”<p>This is what your friends will say when they see your gorgeous photos of food coloring in water.<p>These shots are not only …

Adobe Sneak Peek: Retouching a Giant 50MP Photo in Prototype Mobile Software

Adobe wants to be the 800 pound gorilla of mobile photo editing. Today the company released the 2-minute sneak peek video above showing off some …

This is What Photographers Need to Know About Basic Filter Types And Their Uses

Filters have been around since the beginning of photography. Most of them were used in film and analogue photography because different materials have …

Lighting 101: Light Qualities

You are watching a free tutorial from Lighting 101.<br>To view the entire course, upgrade to Premium or purchase it in the SLR Lounge Store.<p>X<p>The …

Using Histograms in Photography

The trick with taking pictures is getting the exposure correct. The exposure is a product of the ISO, shutter speed, and aperture. How can you tell …

96 Drawings of David Bowie by the “World’s Best Comic Artists”: Michel Gondry, Kate Beaton & More

There is a David Bowie for every season. A Christmas David Bowie, a Halloween David Bowie, even a David Bowie Easter celebration. But much more than …