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The Moving Story of a Street Photographer’s Chance Encounter With a Subject Almost 29 Years Later

<b>Meryl Meisler</b>: In June of 1983, I photographed what appeared to be an extended family and neighbors hanging out in front of a small brick apartment …

Street Photography

Beyond Belief, a new book by Charles Saatchi, brings together the most shocking advertising campaigns of the last century. From racism and sexism to dodgy health claims, nothing was out of bounds for the real-life Mad Men<p><i>Beyond Belief: Racist, Sexist, Rude, Crude and Dishonest, The Golden Age of</i> …

Mad Men

Leon Borensztein On Why Photographing the Yakuza was the Biggest Risk of His Career

<b>Leon Borensztein</b>: In 1996 The New York Times Magazine send me to Japan to document the Generation X, the underworld of Japan. I was worried a little, …

Cinematic Images Capture the Unravelling of Intimate Relationships

As he photographed his lover and close friend in the winterized bare-bones of a luxurious summer home, Cesar Chavez Lechowick created a body of work …

Art

Pre-Workout Foods

The Best<p>We've covered what you should eat after working out. But what about beforehand? You need to fuel up properly, because exercising on an empty …

I dare you to watch this and name a place more beautiful than Antarctica

THERE IS NOT A PLACE MORE beautiful than Antarctica. There just isn’t. Maybe it’s the fact that it’s more or less untouched by humanity, maybe it’s …

Secrets to Jump Starting Your Weight Loss

The truth is most of us make losing weight too complicated. It doesn’t need to be! Let’s remove the walls and get you on your way to success. Listed …

Five Useful Lightroom Keyboard Shortcuts

Adobe makes life easier for Lightroom users by building in keyboard shortcuts. You probably know some of the more important ones by heart Read more …

How to License Your Images for Commercial Use

Selling your images is one thing, but leasing them is a whole different ball game. There are many parameters that can be put into place and it can …

How to Photograph the Northern Lights

I have thoroughly enjoyed the response from my first article here at Photography Life – both the encouragement as well as the advice to follow my …

Want to Get into Medium Format for Cheap? Try the Kiev 88

For better or worse, after lots of camera testing we believe that the best option when it comes to trying to get into medium format photography is to …

Visual Storytelling Tips & Tools for Creative Photographers

Visual storytelling is, as the name suggests, a narration done through visual means. It is one of the most powerful communication methods available …

How to Create Your Own Lightroom Presets

There are mundane tasks in Lightroom that you carry out on almost every photo you import. You can save time by creating Develop Presets to perform …

10 Easy Tricks to Improve Your Indoor Photography

Taking the perfect photograph is much like painting a masterpiece, composing a symphony, or writing an epic novel. It’s one of the hardest things …

How to Turn an iPad and iPhone Into a Negative Film Viewing Station

A few years ago, we wrote about how phones can be used as negative film strip viewers by simply inverting the screens. Swedish photographer Adam af …

Video Tutorials

Rare 1905 Black & White Film from Inside the NYC Subway

This rare black and white footage taken inside the New York subway system was taken in 1905, seven months after the opening of the metro system in …

The Absolute Best National Parks

<b>Location:</b> Wyoming<p><b>Ranking Score:</b> 89.5<p>“Not only is this the world's first national park, but within its 2.2 million acres you'll find the world's …

Yes, Processed Food 'Makes' Us Fat -- But Science Provides Two New Clues As To Why

It’s no secret that more people are overweight or obese than not these days. But the question continues to be <i>why</i> the rates are increasing, despite so much public health knowledge about healthy eating and exercise. While overeating is not <i>technically</i> an addiction, it certainly mirrors the disorder in …

Holistic Medicine

Solo Travel As A Woman: Safety Tips And The Most Dangerous Places In The World For Women Revealed

You only have to look at the travel blogs on HuffPost UK Lifestyle to see that solo travel is becoming more and more popular among women.<p>But while …

Powerfully Revealing Portraits of Mothers' Bodies After Childbirth

Arizona-based photographer and body positivity advocate Jade Beall seeks to provide an alternative to the heavily airbrushed images of women presented by mass media through her series <i>The Bodies of Mothers: A Beautiful Body Project</i>. The project, which has been published as a book, portrays women in …

Australia Photos

See photos of Australia (including Ayers Rock, Sydney, koalas, and more) in this travel photo gallery from National Geographic.

Australia

Former Blackhawks defenseman Steve Montador dead at 35

The death of former teammate Steve Montador sent shock waves of sadness throughout the Blackhawks dressing room and across the NHL on Sunday.<p>A Peel Regional Police spokeswoman said Montador, who played 52 of his 571 career NHL games with the Hawks during the 2011-12 season, was found dead at his …

15 Project Ideas to Spark Your Creativity

Photography has never been as popular as it is today. People of all ages learn photography in various schools and online universities, and lots of …

Photography