Joshua Surette

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Lollapalooza Confirms It: EDM Is Over

EDM is over.<p>Sure, it might take a couple of years to officially, totally dissipate in the mainstream, but its hold on Top 40 artists and fans alike …

The Buddhist and the Neuroscientist

What compassion does to the brain<p>In 1992, the neuroscientist Richard Davidson got a challenge from the Dalai Lama. By that point, he’d spent his career asking why people respond to, in his words, “life’s slings and arrows” in different ways. Why are some people more resilient than others in the …

Mindfulness

12 tips every photographer should know

This is What Photographers Need to Know About Basic Filter Types And Their Uses

Filters have been around since the beginning of photography. Most of them were used in film and analogue photography because different materials have …

Camera Modes Explained

If you’re just learning about your camera, then chances are you’ve taken a look at the top of your camera only to become immediately confused. …

Prime vs. Zoom Lenses in Photography

If a budding photographer looks to upgrade a lens the choices seem endless. Point and shoot cameras come equipped with a zoom lens permanently …

Cameras

How to Shoot a Star Trails Selfie

There are times when planning and patience can result in a killer shot. This nighttime star trails selfie (above) that I captured in the Canadian …

4 Strong Tips for Reigniting your Love Affair with Photography

For many of us, photography goes beyond a hobby, it becomes a passion, an addictive high that we must obtain at every opportunity. The joy of …

7 Funky Photography Tricks and Ideas to Try Out

Looking for a new photo concept to try your hand at? The Cooperative of Photography just released this short video with 7 different photo tricks and …

How I Make Money as a Travel Photographer in 2015

Long gone are the days in which being a travel photographer simply meant you shot photography for a certain travel magazine or newspaper. The world …

High Magnification Macro Photography on a Budget

Hey folks, my name is Siddhant Sahu, I am a 16 years old aspiring photographer from India. I have been shooting macro photographs for about a year …

10 Mistakes People Make When Buying a Camera

Outdoor and travel photographer John Greengo has spent years behind the counter of a camera store, helping people with their camera purchases. In …

5 Tips to Improve Your Portrait Photographs

In portrait photography, there are a few technical and artistic elements to consider when you are on the quest for the perfect portrait photograph. …

Crowdsourced Adult-Film Series Helps Democratize Porn

The sharing-economy movement has already shaken up the lodging (Airbnb) and transportation (Uber, Lyft) industries. Could porn be next?<p>For adult filmmaker Erika Lust, the answer is yes (yes yes). Last year, Lustlaunched XConfessions, a series of short erotic films based on real-life fantasies …

Filmmaking

How I Researched My Latest Lens Purchases

To go with a set of 3 prime lenses versus a mid-range zoom was not an intentional decision. It happened over the course of time. Today the lens that …

Before & After: Post-Processing a Glamorous Editorial Portrait (Plus 5 Top Tips)

Did you miss photographer <b>Clay Cook</b>‘s Live Edit last Thursday? Feeling sad about it? Wish you knew how exactly he edited that glamorous, sultry …

Top 15 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

Photoshop is a magnificent tool that can help you save time and money by editing images in an efficient manner. Unfortunately, the learning curve for …

Macro Photography Tips - Video Tutorials

This time of year is a great time to get out and find some macro photography subjects. So I dug around and found a few videos to help get you started …

Photography

Fun Poses for Portraits of Your Pals

Is your Instagram full of photos of your very best pals?<p>Ours too! We’ve found patient pals make the best models. But what if you wanna get rid of the …

Yoga

Photojojo’s Disposable Camera App Lets You Make 27 Prints with No Reviews or Redos

The popular photo newsletter and online store Photojojo has launched an iPhone app called Disposable Camera. It’s a digital version of the disposable …

Timelapse Pro is a Premium App by Triggertrap for Complex Timelapse Projects

Triggertrap has announced Timelapse Pro, a new app for its mobile camera control kits that gives time-lapse photographers more flexibility in …

Dudes with Cameras: Behind the Scenes with Joey L on Shoots Around the World

Joey Lawrence (more commonly known as Joey L) is a 25-year-old photographer based in Brooklyn, New York. His career has taken him to the far corners …

Andres Serrano's Adorbs Angora Show Bunnies | I Love Photography | Ep. 51 | April 3, 2015

Rich Clarkson has photographed 60 Final Fours(!), portraits of Korea’s female divers, and cuddly bunnies. Our weekly look at all things photographic …

Podcasting

Myths and Truths About Microstock Photography

There is no doubt that microstock photographic libraries have divided opinion in the photographic community. With good reason. Like any disruptive …

Photography Tips: Don't be afraid to get it 'Wrong'. Fear is a creativity killer!

How Often Should You Upgrade Your Primary Camera Body?

In this day and age of yearly camera releases, there are always new camera bodies coming out with better this or better that. In the past, this was …