Ellen Whiten

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This Vest Lets Your Dog Take and Post Photos to Facebook All by Itself

No matter how lucrative it might be, maintaining your pets social media accounts can be a lot of work. But what if your puppy could shoot and share …

How Three Creatives Got Their Big Break

Breaking into the creative industry is no easy feat—even the most successful artists had to start from somewhere.<p>That’s one reason why Getty Images …

To Get Better at Lighting, See Light Through the Eyes of a Cinematographer

Almost everything I do as a photographer comes back to this challenge: seeing light as a cinematographer would on set. I was recently reminded of …

If I Were Starting My Photography Career Over Today, Here’s What I Would Tell Myself

Dear Friend,<p>Oh how life has changed in such a short number of years. When I started out in photography I was still shooting film and sending …

What I Learned By Taking MoMA’s New Photography Course

Last week, the Museum of Modern Art unleashed a free online course on Coursera entitled “Seeing Through Photographs” as taught by MOMA Department of …

Art Galleries

My Imagination's Journey: A Playful Use of Photography

<i>All images by Sylvain Renou. Used with permission.</i><p>Sylvain Renou is a creative person. He started out as a doctorator’s apprenticeship. Then he was an …

Photography

How to Find Your Passion in Photography

pas·sion: A strong amorous feeling or desire; love; ardor. From the Latin word “pati”, which means to ‘suffer.’<p>We are often told in society “follow …

This travel photographer takes his dog around the world with him

Hunter Lawrence is a photographer that specializes in incredibly unique shots of nature.<p>He has worked with a number of national brands and isn't stopping anytime soon.

This Artist Turned Chicago Into a Maze

Can you make your way through Millennium Park with nothing but a pencil?<p>If you like adult coloring books, prepare to lose many hours of your life to this even more intricate, throwback hobby: finding your way around hand-drawn mazes that loop through the Chicago cityscape.<p>Through a …

Fine art hair transforms your tresses into famous masterpieces

Looks like hair-dye trends can't stop, won't stop. Kansas stylist Ursula Goff has begun reinterpreting famous works of art as hairstyles, so your …

Hair

Unbelievable Realist Paintings of Women Underwater Look Like Photos

Matt Story's paintings look like frozen memories.<p>Recalling both idyllic summer days at the pool, New York-based painter Matt Story captures many facets of the underwater world with an eerie accuracy just shy of hyperrealism in his new show at Robert Lange Studios, <i>Water</i>. The collection depicts women …

How to Use Facebook Ads to Reach Couples as a Wedding Photographer

Facebook ads are some of the best and cheapest sources for advertising a new wedding photography business.<p>When I first started wedding photography a …

5 tips for authentic people shoots

Creating genuine, relatable imagery of people is one of the more challenging tasks when it comes to photography and videography. Senior Art Director …

10 Myths About the Rule of Thirds

My name is Tavis Leaf Glover, and I’m an artist just like you, trying to create art that I can be proud of and share with the world. Though, …

Landscape Photography

Creating a Black and White Image That Doesn't Feel Lazy

Model: Bec Fordyce<p>Creating a black and white image that isn’t lazy requires you to do a lot more to it than just hit the “convert to black and white” …

How to create a successful blog.. 10 things you ABSOLUTELY NEED to do to be a success

One Photographer’s Fresh Take on Cat Photography

When photographer Andrius Burba set up a kitty portrait studio during the International Cat Show in Vilnius, Lithuania he wanted to take his feline …

Meet One of the Best Dog Photographers on 500px… and in the World

Photographer <b>Kaylee Greer</b>‘s version of “what came first, the chicken or the egg?” is a bit different. More than any other query, the question she gets …