Mari Gordon

24 Flips | 3 Magazines | 34 Likes | 12 Following | 8 Followers | @MariGordongdus | I work with words and pictures. Editor, copywriter, publisher, photographer. I miss David Bowie.

8 Life Stages of a Photographer

If you've been a photographer for a while, you know that there are certain developmental stages that every photographer goes through.From newbie that …

Photography

Everyone Is Talking About Croc Heels: The Contradictory Shoe You Don't Need

Oh no.<p>Crocs are not the type of shoe many gush over. They’re not sparkly nor trendy, but they are known for comfort. The clunkiness of the Croc makes …

Everyone Should Try Splash Photography at Least Once: Here's How to Get Started

With a basic clear tank or transparent plastic sheet, there are several creative ways to photograph water just waiting to be explored. These …

What Should You Charge for Your Pro Photography?

Figuring out how much to charge clients is a struggle shared by many photographers, particularly if you’re trying live off the fruits of your craft. …

Is The Tamron 16-300mm The Best Walk Around Lens For APS-C Cameras?

If you own a DSLR camera it means you take your photography relatively seriously. And that means you might be looking at adding to your kit lenses. …

5 Places To Find Your Next Analog Camera

With the resurgence of film photography, there’s a lot of interest from would-be analog shooters in getting into shooting film. Either those that …

The Battle is Over: My Micro 4/3 Camera Outsold my Full-Frame DSLR

The battle is over, and full frame cameras have lost the race. Here’s why.<p>I’ve been selling photos through a high end stock agency for the last two …

Thierry Bornier’s Breathtaking Photos of China Will Stun You into Silence

Former fashion CEO Thierry Bornier quit his job and moved to Yunnan, China. The rest is magic.<p>Thierry Bornier is a French landscape photographer living in Yunnan, China. His photographs have been published by National Geographic and he has won numerous awards for his breathtaking aerials. But …

How to create great portraits using only one light overhead

Creating a soft and dramatic image doesn’t require too many complicated settings and gear. In this short video, photographer Jeff Rojas will show you …

10 Things Confident People Don't Do

When people believe in themselves and their abilities without bravado, there are certain things they simply don't do.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In <i>The Empire Strikes Back</i>, when Yoda is training Luke to be a Jedi, he demonstrates the power of the Force by raising an …

Self-improvement

Polaroid's newest camera draws inspiration from none other than Snapchat

Nowadays, Polaroid instantly evokes nostalgia, of a time when you had to wait for your photos and buy packs of film for every occasion. The company …

Beautiful Fine Art Portrait Photography by Stefania Sammarro

<b>Stefania Sammarro</b> is a talented 29-year-old photographer and photoreporter based in Cosenza, Italy. Stefania received a degree in Dams (Art, Music …

Samantha Bee Rips GOP’s Orlando Shooting Response: Yes, I Do Want to ‘Take Your Guns Away!’

Samantha Bee had no time for meaningless platitudes and prayers Monday night: ‘I am too angry for that.’<p>Samantha Bee was not about to just deliver a …

Street portrait, #Kidderminster #streetphotography #photography @DocumentBritain @EDGEofHUMANITY https://t.co/eD3AvGg2NR

The Family of Man: photography that united the planet – in pictures

Its ambition was astonishing: to showcase the beautiful universality of human experience. Its mastermind, Edward Steichen, honed two million pictures down to 503, capturing everyday life in 69 countries. It started out at MoMA in 1955 then toured the world, being seen by nine million people. Now, …

The Eiffel Tower, winter of 1948 - Paris, France. (Dmitri Kessel—The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images) #prayersforparis

Ansel Adams’ Pictures of an American Concentration Camp During WWII

Ansel Adams is best known for his breathtaking landscape photos, but he photographed much more than nature during his decades-long career. In 1943, …

Photography

Yin & Yang: Man Feeding Swans in Krakow by @MarcinRyczek is our pick for #winterexposed and #photooftheday https://t.co/R9CEz32B2j

Inside Jan Hoek's Bizarre, Immersive Photographs

Dutch photographer Jan Hoek takes insane, immersive photographs of people living on the fringes of society.<p>I first stumbled on a selection of Dutch photographer, Jan Hoek's, work at Foam's Unseen Photo Festival earlier this year and remembered his insane zine about a semi-nomadic group of people …

What Famous People Look Like When 50 Portraits of Them Are Averaged

What do you get when you combine 50 portraits of the same famous face and averaged the result? Reddit user Dwainosaur dared to not only ask the …