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Why Every Photographer Should Use a Manual Focus Lens

Your camera is smart. It has processors that are able to run algorithms, for near instantaneous adjustments to compensate for lighting conditions and …

Cameras

Magnum Photographer Bruce Gilden On What Makes A Good Photograph Great (And A Bad Photograph Terrible)

Bruce Gilden is one straight talker. The no-nonsense Brooklyn born, Guggenheim-awarded, Magnum photographer does not mince his words, that’s for …

Street Photography

Lightroom Walk Through - Event Photography Workflow with Phil Steele

Phil Steele is a well-known and respected photography educator. In this video tutorial he walks you through exactly how he works through the …

Tutorials

Photo Display Roundup

You’ve got prints, prints everywhere. Well, not everywhere … mostly in shoe boxes.<p>They need to be free! It’s time.<p>We’ve rounded up the most fun, and …

How to Create Intense Portraits in Lightroom

Many times when you are processing portraits in Lightroom or Photoshop you are working towards a soft, pleasing look. However, with some portraits …

Tutorials

How To Use Your iPhone Like A Pro Video Camera

It's easy to take great photos with your iPhone. Taking great video is much more challenging. In this tutorial I look at a few ways you can get the …

Short Films

Iceland Landscape Photography by Finn Beales

5 days in Iceland, September 2014 – Landscape photography by Finn Beales.<p>Finn Beales is a photographer well known for his images on Instagram. He …

The Quiet Moment, The Golden Hour: Mobile Street Photography - Interview with Gina Costa | LensCulture

<i>Mobile photography allows me to instinctively and quietly shoot the subject matter I am drawn to most—the streets.</i><p>—Gina Costa, in conversation with LensCulture Contributing Editor, Joanne Carter<p>The street photographer wanders through the city with an inherent “readiness to respond to errant …

Street Photography

Shampooed Hair Presented as Abstract Art in Photo Series

In his recent magazine piece, photographer Lo Cheuk Lun turns the common salon scene of shampooed hair into swirling designs of abstract art. Lun snapped pictures of sudsy heads from above, showing off bubbly hair that is swirled and teased in a variety of patterns. Barely recognizable as part of …

Art

Dakar Rally Hits the Sand: Pictures

Dynamic Portraits of Acrobatic Dancer and Bursts of Powder Frozen in Time

Brussels-based photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte freezes extraordinary instants in time in these expressive shots of an acrobatic dancer leaping and twirling amid dynamic clouds of powder. The Belgian photographer captured these spontaneous shots for the creative agency Norvell Jefferson in order to …

Photography

Erik Johansson Photo Manipulation Behind the Scenes

We have posted about Erik Johansson quite a few times, he was even interviewed and featured on the Abduzeedo book. If you don't know him, he's a …

Playfully Surreal Scenes Blend Illusions with Reality

Photographer Oleksandr Hnatenko brings his imagination to life with this extensive collection of surreal scenes. His series, entitled <i>S. Real</i>, captures a strong contrast between shadows and lights to produce the visually dynamic moments. In each photograph, the Austria-based artist invites his …

Digital Art

Amazing Landscapes Distorted with Geometric Fragments

In this series, entitled <i>Landscape Monolith</i>, Reynald Drouhin alters crystal clear landscapes by turning sections of the land upside-down. Each odd shape, placed directly in the center of the horizon, offers a small window into a distinct, new place that perfectly blends with the surrounding …

Amazing

New Surreal Photo Manipulations by Sarolta Bn

Budapest, Hungary-based photographer Sarolta Bn recently released a new set of images that all have that surreal quality she's become known for. Bn's photo manipulations never cease to amaze us both for their creativity and the way they stretch the imagination. The self-taught artist has now been a …

Digital Art

Daily Inspiration #1542

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Daily Inspiration #1544

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Design

Daily Inspiration #1545

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Uncanny Aerial and Fashion Photography Mashups by Joseph Ford | Colossal

<p>It’s a project that on paper seems like it wouldn’t work: how to create a juxtaposition between breathtaking aerial landscape photography and the …

Club Poema Campaign by Studio AIRPORT

Poster Event Campaign Series.<p>Studio AIRPORT created this series of event campaign posters for Club Poema, the most popular techno club in Utrecht, …

Posters

New Photography Technique Reflects Themes of Anxiety

<i>Gellage</i> is a series by Czech photographer Michal Macku named after an intricate technique he developed. The term “gellage”–essentially a portmanteau of “collage” and “gelatin”–refers to a process that involves “the transfer of exposed and fixed photographic emulsion onto paper.” Macku's …

Photography

Shop: Buy Posters and Fine Art Prints!

Attention: The shop is temporarily closed! The works below are currently not for sale.<p>In our <b>shop</b> we offer art prints of the <b>WE AND THE COLOR Poster</b> …

Digital Art

Graceful Portraits of Women Morphed Together with Birds

These wonderfully peaceful images naturally blend feminine forms with the elegant wings of various birds. Created by London-based artist Amy Judd, each oil-on-canvas painting features faceless women set against strikingly simple backgrounds. The anonymous subjects are created with soft brushstrokes …

Art

Daily Inspiration #1546

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Dramatic Shadows in Photoshop CC

It has been quite a long time I've been thinking about creating a design with those very realistic shadows. This weekend I decided to give it a try. …

Daily Inspiration #1547

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Stunning Shots of the Most Gorgeous Sculpture at Burning Man

One of the most eye-catching artworks at this year's Burning Man festival was a 55-feet tall sculpture of a woman in a beautifully elegant pose. <i>Truth is Beaut</i>y is the second of three sculptures in a series called The Bliss Project by artist Marco Cochrane. Constructed of welded steel rods and balls …

Art

Funny Posters Reveal the Real Life of a Photographer

To many, being a photographer is a glorified profession. How hard could it be? You get to travel the world, shoot babies or weddings, and you might even be your own boss! Sounds like a pretty sweet deal, right?<p>Over the past year, The Shoppe Design studio has started to dispel those myths, revealing …

Posters

Stunning Photos of the Powerful Public Art Installation: Tribute in Light

In honor of September 11, we take a look at one of the most powerful public artworks to ever have been created. Tribute in Light consists of 88 searchlights that together form two vertical columns of blue light, reminiscent of the fallen Twin Towers. Placed next to the site of the World Trade …

World Trade Center

Clever Stop-Motion Video of a Man Getting a Reverse Haircut

This stop-motion video by artist Peter Simon, aka Petey Boy, will remind you of the popular 80's toy Wooly Willy Magnetic Mustache, which involved moving little black pieces around Willy's face with a magnetic wand to make funny beards, eyebrows, and other creative facial hair. In this short video, …

Stop Motion