Ross Williamson

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Rio Grande border to US sees 57,000 young migrants in nine months

Surge in number of unaccompanied children crossing border from Central America poses a humanitarian challenge<p>When the gang came for him, Ceferino decided he had three choices: join them, refuse to join and risk being killed, or flee the country.<p>The teenager left his family in Guatemala and headed …

Cover Story: Portraits of Atlanta immigrants | Atlanta Creative Loafing

Libya announces elections: Will it help calm the violence?

Libya on Tuesday set a date for parliamentary elections in a move intended to stave off the possibility of civil war, even as the U.S. military remained poised to evacuate Americans amid escalating violence.<p>Libya announced elections will take place June 25 in a bid that some observers hope may help …

Stewart Butterfield’s Slack Raised $43M Million In New Funding

Slack, a collaboration platform founded by Flickr co-founder Stewart Butterfield, is raising $30 million-plus in new funding, we’ve learned. (Update: the company confirmed the day after we published our scoop that it the final amount was $42.75 million).<p>For background, Butterfield left Yahoo and …

The Basics of Photography: C for Composition

Continuing on with our series on the Basics of Photography, this week we are at the letter C, which will be covering the topic of Composition. …

Photography Success: What Does it Take to Make it as a Photographer?

The Internet is saturated with how-to photography tutorials. So often, emphasis is placed on technical details. Rarely do we hear more about the …

How to Blend Exposures to Enhance Your Composition

Exposure blending is a popular technique often used to create high dynamic range photography. This article is about using the same technique but for …

Getting My Photos Critiqued by Eyeist

If there is anything photographers are hungry for besides new gear, it’s a thoughtful and insightful critique of their work. It’s not as easy to find …

How to Capture the Perfect Photograph

As artists, we see the beauty in the everyday. It isn’t easy to portray that beauty in an image. Getting what we see in our mind’s eye into the final …

Landscape Photography

Conquering Creative Burnout: Put Down the Camera

Whether you are an amateur photographer or a professional photographer, there will come a time when you are simply burned out. Periods of your …

Video: The Top 15 Features of Photoshop Every Photographer Should Know

Photographer Jeff Cable has come a long way from his first few gigs shooting Bar and Bat Mitzvahs in San Francisco. Mostly sports-related, his résumé …

Vivid Sydney through the lens of a smartphone

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

Lightroom 5 and an Up to Speed Guide

Adobe has just released Lightroom 5, and the changes are amazing! With every version Lightroom gets better and better, but every time they change …