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8 Great Series from World Press Photo Awards Winners - A selection of winners from the World Press Photo Awards 2015 | LensCulture

For over 50 years, the World Press Photo organization has recognized the courageous men and women who venture out into the world each day to produce powerful, affecting, inspiring visual journalism. Their pictures (and their bravery) allow millions of people to learn more about the world, its …

Awards

Brooklyn Street Photographer Andre D. Wagner Talks Us Through His Photographic Process

Here’s a short, inspiring video profile of Brooklyn-based street photographer Andre D. Wagner. We’re offered a glimpse into Wagner’s mind as he talks …

52 Reason to Love Photography | I Love Photography | Ep. 43 | Dec. 18, 2014

It’s our annual recap of Reasons to Love Photography! We pick some of our favorites from our list of 52.<p>Our weekly look at all things photographic …

The Integrity of the Image tl;dr

In response to the increasing ambiguity over acceptable levels of manipulation in photojournalism contests, World Press Photo commissioned a report …

Oil

Oil Rush: Black Gold in Myanmar - Photographs by Debasish Shom | LensCulture

All along the Irrawaddy River in Myanmar, you will find oil fields. But these are not the oil fields of Texas, with enormous derricks reaching up to the sky, emblazoned with multinational company logos. Indeed, the giant petroleum companies are nowhere to be found in a country which only very …

Oil

The Definitive List for Mobile Photography on Android

The Definitive List for Mobile Photography Editing on Android<p>By Jacob Matthew Dix on February 12th, 2014<p>Looking around the web, there are a number of …

Hand-Built Porcelain Sculptures by Nuala O’Donovan Mimic Fractal Patterns Found in Nature | Colossal

<p>Irish artist Nuala O’Donovan sculpts intricate hand-built porcelain forms that resemble fractal patterns found in nature. Borrowing from shapes …

7 Tips Your Camera Manual Never Told You About Portrait Photography

Many people will avoid picking up a camera because they think they don’t have an eye for photography. Contrary to popular belief, it doesn’t take …

Improve your Images with Photography Projects

Have you ever been in a situation where you are stuck for ideas about what to take photos of? I certainly have, and a lot of it comes from being so …

Photography

How to Properly Resize Images for Facebook

Love it or hate it, Facebook has become an important social media platform for not only promoting your work, but also for finding new clients. …

Tutorials

The Importance Of Polaroid - Why I Still Love To Shoot With Instant Film

My fashion photography is grounded in art. I love the old, painterly feel that a Polaroid gives and the excitement of seeing how it will turn out, and never really knowing. Polaroid film is old, and often that makes it imperfect and each frame is unique - I love that. I also love the instantaneous …

Photography

The 20 Must-Read Fitness, Health, and Happiness Books of 2014

Book nerds, unite! We admit that while we love surfing the net and audibly groan whenever the WiFi goes down, our joy in curling up with a great book …