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99+ Photos That Will Show You The Cultures of the World

Thank you to all the photographers that shared their people from different cultures photos in the Cultures Of The World Photo contest with chances to …

HOW TO INVEST IN YOURSELF

Dear friend,Let’s say you got $1,000 to invest. What should you buy? Stocks, or something else?Naw cousin, invest that money into yourself.1. Buy …

Street Photography

CRUSH THE BLACKS.

In photography, I love to crush the blacks.<p>I. Don’t listen to Eric Kim<p>My friend Charlie Kirk hates crushing blacks (increasing the contrast and black …

THE GOLDEN RULE IN PHOTOGRAPHY

The golden rule: do unto others as you want others to do unto you.<p>In photography, treat others how you would like to be treated.<p>That means, if you …

Street Photography

Photographer Uses ‘Science’ to Find the ‘Perfect’ Portrait Angle

Is there such a thing as the ‘perfect’ portrait and headshot angle? When you’re dealing with something as subjective as photography, probably not. …

Photo editing masterclass: How to reduce image noise in your photos

<b>Photoshop expert Martin Evening explains how to reduce image noise</b><p>This photograph by Helena Cowell captures the beauty of the soft late-evening light …

Expose to the Left: How to Really Maximize Image Quality at Night

We hear everyone in the photography industry talking about image quality, image quality, image quality. We especially hear about this in any circle …

Try to be The Dumbest Photographer In The World

I always say the Universe’s favorite hiding place for the most awesome stuff is right behind fear. Isn’t that a little unfair? Why doesn’t the …

Low Angle Composition

In this series on how to make good photos (in terms of composition) let us explore the benefits of shooting from a low angle:<p>Why photograph from a …

The Ricoh GRII: The Best Camera 2017

As of 2017, I think the best camera for photography is the <b>Ricoh GR II</b>.<p>First of all; this is just my opinion. Now that we have that out of the way, …

Gorgeous 8K Timelapse Captures All Four Seasons in Norway

One year of planning, one year of shooting, and four months of post-production is a lot of time to spend on a single timelapse, but photographer …

What is the ‘Orange & Teal Look’ and Why is it So Popular?

Many a blockbuster movie and several popular travel photo/video creators out there use something called the ‘Orange and Teal look’ when they color …

What I Use to Take Pictures and Why None of it Matters

<i>This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive compensation if you make a purchase using links from this page. I appreciate your</i> …

23 Scary Movies to Watch (or Avoid) This Halloween

We all have that one scary movie from our past that is too terrifying to ever revisit. You know the one: It either kept you up all night, forced you to sleep with the light on, or just completely changed your perception of clowns forever. Today, in honor of Halloween, we asked our editors to share …

Horror

11 Movies to Watch Out for in 2015

The non-blockbuster must-see features of the year.<p><b>Hey, did you know that a brand-new Star Wars film</b> is coming out in December? And an <i>Avengers</i> sequel is on the way in May? And yet another <i>Jurassic Park</i> adventure arrives in June? Oh, wait—of course you did, because even at this early stage of 2015, …

Anicca

Project info<p>‘Anicca’ is the Buddhist notion that all of existence is in a constant state of flux and impermanence. The ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus also expressed this in his famous aphorisms:<br>“All entities move and nothing remains still,<br>You cannot step twice into the same river.”<br>I feel that …

LensCulture - Contemporary Photography

Impressive Product Photograph Captured with a Smartphone, a Lamp, and a Few Flashlights

Inspired by Alex Koloskov’s popular iPhone vs. Hasselblad whisky glass video, photographer Tilo Gockel decided to give cheap gear professional …

Marked Up Photographs Show How Iconic Prints Were Edited in the Darkroom

Want to see what kind of work goes into turning a masterful photograph into an iconic print? Pablo Inirio, the master darkroom printer who works at …

Easy Ways To Clean Leather Shoes and Boots With Items You Already Have

The other day I picked up a pair of favorite old boots at the cobbler and I was shocked by how new they suddenly looked. Sure, the worn-down heel caps and thread-bare soles had been freshly replaced, but that wasn't the only reason the boots looked so great. It was the way the leather—previously …

Why I Went Mirrorless and Switched from Canon to Fuji: A Detailed Exploration

<b>Warning</b>: This will be a longer and more in-depth post. But in the age of paid-for reviews, I felt frustrated by the lack of perspective on the “what …

Tamron 150-600mm Lens: A Nature Photographer's Delight

The Tamron 150-600mm announcement and availability was met with enthusiastic interest from bird and nature photographers across the globe. With a …

A Simple Explanation of the Optics Behind Pinholes, Camera Apertures, and Your Eye

If you’ve never thought to find out why aperture works the way it does, you should definitely check out this simple explanation of optics, aperture …

5 Photo Apps Every iPhone Photographer Will Want to Try

With the arrival of new iPhone models and the improvements (however marginal) to the built-in camera, there is always a renewed interest in …

This Nighttime Shoot Involved 9,000 Pounds of Gear and Skiers Covered with 7,000 LEDs

The film ‘Afterglow’ by Sweetgrass Productions doesn’t even officially release until October 19th, and yet it’s already being hailed as “one of the …

The Story Behind this Incredible Mountaintop Northern Lights Photograph

Conveying the grandeur of the Aurora Borealis is a serious challenge for a photographer. How are you supposed to capture the splendor of the event, …

Video of the Aurora Borealis in Real Time Shot on the Sony A7s at ISO 25600 with No Noise Reduction

Most Aurora Borealis videos are time-lapses, because cranking the ISO high enough for bright real-time video would normally result in a noisy mess. …

This Adams Retouching Machine Helped Old School ‘Photoshoppers’ Touch Up Negatives by Hand

Last week we shared an example of beauty retouching that was done by hand in the early 1900s. If you’re wondering how this type of retouching was …