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My New Lightroom Book (just announced today) Is Very Different Than My Other Lightroom Book

Posted By Scott Kelby on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 in Featured, Lightroom CC | 20 comments<p>Hi Gang: The video above kind of explains what the book is …

Abandoned Buildings by Andy Lee

A photographic journey by Andy Lee to abandoned buildings and places.<p>Andy Lee is a creative director, filmmaker, photographer, and painter from …

A Brief Review of the Venus KX800 Macro Twin Flash

Back in April, the Chinese camera gear maker Venus announced its new KX800 macro twin flash, which looks like an external flash unit with three …

Using A Homemade Concave Macro Diffuser For Shooting Insects

Macro photographer Mark Thorpe (A.K.A PixelHobo) just sent us this awesome macro photography tip. The idea is to create a concave macro diffuser that …

This Light Painting Photograph Is Straight Out Of Camera And Took 4 Years to Make

4 years ago Jason D. Page set out to create a Light Painting series called <i>Electric Universe</i>. The idea was to shoot lightning storms and then Light …

Breathtaking Landscape Photos Highlight the Beauty of China’s Rice Field Terraces

French photographer Thierry Bornier captures breathtaking landscape photos that highlight the rich splendor of China's mountains, rivers, and rice field terraces. From the highest vantage point he can climb up to, he points his camera downwards and waits for weather and lighting conditions that are …

Photos

5 Long Exposure Landscape Photography Tips

1. Three legs are better than two<p>A tripod is absolutely essential, but rather than running out and purchasing any old tripod, I strongly suggest …

Landscape Photography

$150 Stills Lens Compared to a $15,000 Cine Prime; Can You Tell the Difference?

Got any projects on hold until you get that dream lens? Convinced your current gear isn’t good enough for the task?<p>As can be seen in the lens test …

How to Give Your Macro Photography a Fine Art Touch in Post-Processing

Editor’s Note: This is part a series on macro photography this week. Look for a new one each day. The next newsletter will have them all if you miss …

Shoot Your Own Frozen Flower Photos!

Spring is upon us. And it’s bringing a <i>ton</i> of flowers.<p>Now the only question is: whatcha gonna do with all those blooming beauties?<p>Ooh, we know! You …

Lighting for Macro Photography

Macro photography is great for exploring new worlds that are otherwise invisible to the naked eye. You can turn ordinary, boring subjects into …

Designer Develops Portable "Miniature Lighting Studio" for Macro Photography

Adaptalux features easily adjustable lighting, intelligent controls and snap-on diffusers and filters<p>In addition to being a product designer, …

The End of an Era – I Just Sold All of My DSLR Gear

The other day, I walked into my local camera store and traded in all of my Nikon DSLR gear. Gone. Just like that. Almost 20 years of history, now …

Cameras

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 …

What the Naked Eye Sees in the Night Sky Compared to What the Camera Can Capture

The Internet is teeming with photographs and videos of the starry night sky that dazzle the eyes and tickle the imagination, but have you ever …

New Cinematic Photos by Vincent Bourilhon Depict Enchantingly Surreal Worlds

Fine art photographer Vincent Bourilhon expresses his dreams of a dynamic, vibrant world through enchantingly whimsical images. The Paris-based creative, who first first picked up a camera at the age of 16, combines photography and digital manipulation for stunningly surreal results that invite …

Understanding the Human Eye and How To Retouch it Naturally

I can assure you that this isn't another boring tutorial on how not to overdo eyes with Photoshop. Searching for the perfect method has come to an …

How to Mix Flash & Continuous Lighting for Dynamic Portraits

Lighting is tricky. Mixed lighting is trickier, and in most cases avoided. But learning to control mixed lighting can help you create a distinct look …

Shutter Speed

Portraits of People and Their Essential Everyday Items

How much can you tell about a person from the small items they carry around every day? Do they provide a more comprehensive picture of who a person …

Photography

A Review of the Venus 60mm f/2.8, the World’s First 2:1 Macro Lens with Infinity Focus

Last month, a Chinese company called Venus Optics unveiled a 60mm f/2.8 lens, the first 2:1 magnification lens with infinity focus. Thomas Shahan, …

Will the Real Landscape Photography Please Stand Up?

This post is a curmudgeonly look at the current state of landscape photography.<p>I was in Munich yesterday, munching on some bratwurst and drinking a …

How I Shot a Triple Transit of Jupiter’s Moons from My Driveway With My DSLR

A few days ago I was lucky enough to capture Jupiter’s triple moon transit right from my driveway in Denver.<p>In this post I will attempt (and likely …

5 Tips for Getting Fresh Ideas for Macro Photography

Are you seeking some inspiration for getting creative with some new macro photographs? Perhaps you’ve grown tired of taking close-ups of typical …

Macro Photography

4 Ways to Use the Warp Command in Photoshop

What is Warp? The Warp command was introduced in Photoshop CS2 along with Vanishing point feature. This meant an image, or part of one, could now be …

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Belgium

Fungi time: your photos

With the autumnal weather in recent weeks bringing mushrooms and truffles out in great numbers, we’ve asked you to share photos of the ones you have discovered in your garden and when out walking. Here are some of our favourites

Together in Youth and Light - Photographs and text byJustin Gonyea | LensCulture

At one point in all our youths, we become caught between who we were brought up to be and who we are destined to become. In this work, I explore this decisive moment through conceptual serial photography, building a visual index for what is arguably the most trying period in a lifetime.<p>In the …

White Noise

Project info<p>Dark moods, anxieties, fears and worst nightmares.<br>Anything that scares us and we try to keep away.<br>The man is afraid of what he knows or what he does not want to see.<p>I investigated my subconscious in depth to better understand myself, trying to give light to my darkest depth.<p>I carried …

A Day In The Life Of Nature Photographer Marsel Van Oosten

Photography—it’s all about passion, skill, and commitment. Ever wondered what a day in the life of a professional photographer is like? Every week, …