Jessica Lewer

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An Anonymous Instagram User is ‘Ratting Out’ Witnesses of Violent Crimes in Philly

No matter how good your intentions, any tool can be perverted and used for a negative purpose that was never intended. That is the case with …

Timelapse Photography of the Active Skies over La Palma

At 270 square miles (700 sq. km) and less than 100,000 residents, La Palma may be the third smallest of Africa’s seven main Canary Islands, but it …

“Reflections 2013” photo contest finalists announced!

November 10, 2013 /Photography News/ TeraBella Media is very happy to present the winners of the "Reflections 2013" call for entry:<p><b>First Place:</b> …

Paris, Portfolios, and Photography

<i>My Second Favorite View</i>, Aline Smithson<p>As you are reading this post, I will be sipping a latte and or a glass of wine (depending on the time) …

Nat Geo Photographer Crashes His Camera Drone in China’s Enshi Grand Canyon

Flipping through the pages of <i>National Geographic</i> might give aspiring shooters the impression that the magazine’s photographers never run into issues. …

A Kind of You: Disturbing Portraits of Street Performing Monkeys in Jakarta

There are only a few words that adequately describe photographer Perttu Saksa‘s series <i>A Kind of You</i>. Many news outlets chose “haunting” and we …

To Infinity and Beyond: Photos and Video of the Olympic Torch’s First Spacewalk

In the history of mankind, the Olympic torch has made its way up to space a total of two times: once in 1996 and another time in 2000. Now we can add …

Photography Lighting Accessories

The use of proper lighting in taking photos is very important. It enables you to take clearer images that you can be proud of, particularly in an …

Understanding and Harnessing the Flexibility of Artificial Light

Since light is a necessary ingredient for making a photo, we have to decide how we’re going to light the photos we make. At its most basic level, …

Subject Placement Tips in Photography

This should be one of the most obvious things in an image yet many people have absolutely no idea as to where it should go. Most people take their …

Traditional Cityscapes Imagined Through Geometric Lines and Shapes

Dennis Duinker sees a lot of lines. In his mind’s eye that is. His cityscape and skyline images are all enhanced by lines that extend from unseen …

Armistice, 1918 - a picture from the past

Hundreds of people attend funeral of second world war veteran Harold Percival after social media campaign<p>Published: 11 Nov 2013<p>Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world - here the focus is on Armistice Day<p>Gallery<p>Published: 11 Nov 2013<p>…

Canon Japan Releases DSLR Teaser Video, Talks of a ‘White Kiss Debut’

At the end of last week, Canon Korea teased a new camera in an ad that showed what seemed to be a DSLR hidden behind a semi-see through sheet. Now, …

The world's oddest jobs – in pictures

Nancy Rica Schiff is a professional photographer hunting down people working in the world's most unusual occupations, be it dog food tasters, armpit sniffers or dinosaur dusters

10 photo highlights of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world - here the focus is on Armistice Day<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

Amazing Veterans Day Memorial Designed to Only Work for a Moment Once a Year

It actually can only be seen perfectly at 11:11, on 11/11 each year:<p>Veterans Day Memorial Perfectly Aligned with the Sun for a Moment Today (Via …

Stop Motion: Artist Depicts Aging, Death and Reincarnation Using Face Paint

When you hear that a stop motion video depicts the process of aging, death and reincarnation, your mind probably goes straight to digital …

Stunning Views of the Raja Ampat Indonesian Islands

Raja Ampat is four Indonesian islands that are hardly known about. It can be found off the northwest of Bird’s Head Peninsula on the island of New …

Photo Links Made of Win

This week's list of photography links by Toad Hollow Photography features tutorials, a great special feature, a curated collection of great …

More Tips on How to Take Sharp Photos

OK, now. Here’s part two of my series on how to take sharp photos – with more tips on keeping your camera steady.<p>“Boscastle” captured by Irek Kimak …

Keith Sharp: Fabrications

<i>This week we are sharing work submitted to Lenscratch…</i><p>Suspended<p>Photographer Keith Sharp works with natural environments to construct new surrealistic …

The Dryad - a picture from the past

First Lens Kit in the World that Allows You to Take Real, Optical Multiple Exposure Snapshots Using Digital Cameras

For those with an insatiable appetite to try something new on their cameras, Lomography just stepped up to the plate again. Targeted at the creative …

Disappearing lives: the world's threatened tribes – in pictures

Photographer Jimmy Nelson spent nearly three years visiting 31 remote and unique tribes and cultures around the world, witnessing their rituals and capturing their traditional dresses, jewellery, weapons and symbols in a series of beautiful portraits. His book, Before They Pass Away, is published …

57 Fabulous Bird Images

Birds provide a wonderful opportunity for photographers to practice their skills. So today we thought we’d put together a bit of an image collection …

10 photo highlights of the day

Each day the picture editor of the Guardian brings you a selection of top photographs from around the world<p>• For more from the Guardian picture desk today see our live blog

Smartphone cameras tried and tested: the pros and cons of the latest models

"We call them smartphones, but the phone is the least important part. I would love to be the one who comes up with a new name for these," says Dan Rubin, arranging the four sleek somethings delicately on the table, weighing each in his palm. "I take smartphone cameras very seriously, and I have …

A Fascinating Look at How GoPro Became the Best-Selling Camera in the World

The very first GoPro was sold by company founder and CEO Nick Woodman out of his van all the way back in 2004, and it took 35mm film. Fast forward 9 …

Mark Newson and Jony Ive Talk About the One-of-a-Kind Leica M (RED) Camera

We’ve heard a lot about the Leica M (RED) edition created by design gurus Mark Newson and Jony Ive, but up until now it’s all been press release …