Melanie Todd

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Photographer Makes Images Of Zombie Children And The Result Is To Give Chills

Imagine the following situation: the zombie apocalypse has arrived and you are there in the midst of millions of undead! Terror is everywhere and …

The tongue-sucking genius of Masahisa Fukase – in pictures

Pierced by pins, tormented by ravens, obscured by bathtub bubbles … the great Japanese photographer created astonishing, disturbing and highly personal images of himself, his family – and his beloved cat Sasuke the Second

Nikon to give out $100K in photography scholarships to celebrate 100 years

Nikon’s 100th-anniversary festivities have already included several events to celebrate the company’s history, but now the imaging giant is turning …

Satellite Eye on Earth: June 2017 – in pictures

Patagonia’s icefields, Australia’s changing tides, and volcanic activity in Alaska are among the images captured by Nasa and the ESA last month<p>Alaska’s remote Bogoslof Island volcano erupted in a series of explosions starting in December 2016, triggering the highest aviation alert as it shot ash …

Oldest Known Photos of 20+ Beloved Cities Around the World

These days, travel photographers jet around the world, trying to capture new angles on well-loved cities. There was a time, however, when photographs of urban centers around the world were a rarity. With the advent of photography in the 19th century, for the first time people were able to record …

Los Angeles

You Can Be a Better Street Photographer by Using Slow Shutter Speeds & Rear Curtain Flash (VIDEO)

Doug McKinlay is a successful photojournalist who does a lot of street photography, and in this quick tutorial he describes two great techniques for …

Street Photography

Comparison Breakdown: The Lightest, Most Affordable, Professional Full-Frame System

In a world where less than a handful of brands are considered well-established in the professional full-frame camera market and where more than a …

Why Your Direction, Not Your Posing, Is What’s Holding Your Work Back

What is it that separates some of the most well-known photographers of our generation and everyone else? It’s not the gear because no one makes a bad …

How to crop your photos for impact and creativity

One of the big selling points of high resolution cameras like the Nikon D810 and Canon 5DS are the ability to “crop in post”. Typically when people …

Get Creative Using Composites

If you're like me and love spending time both shooting and editing your images, why not get creative and refresh those deep-etching Photoshop skills …

Backlighting to Make Your Portraits Stand Out

In a world saturated with photography, you have to find ways to stand out. If you are able to put in the extra skill and effort to make something …

New Kelda 35mm f/2 and 135mm f/2.8 lenses for Nikon F-mount to be released soon

I received some information that two new Kelda lenses for Nikon F-mount will be released soon:• Kelda 35mm f/2<br>• Kelda 135mm f/2.8<br>I do not have any …

Cameras

How to Dodge and Burn Photos in Lightroom

Traditionally, more involved edits such as dodging and burning are done in Photoshop, but it's often desirable to stay in Lightroom if you can. This …

Armchair Traveler: Looking Forward - Interview Magazine

The art world too global for you? Each week, <i>Interview</i> highlights in pictures the shows you’d want to see—if you could jetset from one international …

Watch: How To Reposition Body Parts And Alter Hair In Photoshop

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Photoshop logo via Wikimedia Commons, background video screenshots via Photoshop Training Channel<p><b>Thanks to Photoshop,</b> …

11 mesmerising aerial photos of cities at night

According to Laforet, the biggest challenge for an aerial photographer is sometimes ignoring the incredible panoramic views seen from the sky.<p><i>Vincent</i> …

This Week’s Top 5 Instagram Photos of Vancouver – July 28, 2017

Check out this week’s top 5 Instagram photos from @Inside_Vancouver!<p>The talented photographers who snapped these shots have either tagged us in their …

Mobile Photography

God, Is That You?: Stunning 4K Timelapse Footage Of Storm Cells

This is 'Pursuit', a beautiful 4K timelapse of storm cells filmed across ten states here in the U.S. In storm chaser Mike Olbinski's words while I …

Time-lapse Photography

Best photos of the day: hot air balloons and open-air films

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including Movies with a View in New York, and hot air balloons in France

Hard vs Soft Light: A Look at the Effects of Diffusion Panels

Here’s a 3-minute video by photographer Francisco Hernandez that shows the difference diffusion panels can make for an outdoor portrait. There are …

Lights. Smartphone. Action!

With just the right accessories, you and your phone can make movie magic.<p>Might we suggest a dolly that slides, lenses for a new perspective and a …

The awkward moments of a photographer’s life

When you carry a camera and take photos, awkward moments are inevitable from time to time. Whether you’re a hobbyist or a pro, the camera seems to …

How to Make Photography Easier in Just Three Steps

I know what you're thinking...<p>Photography is far too complex of a pursuit to make it easy in just one tutorial.<p>And to a large extent, that sentiment …

10+ Finalists Of The World’s Largest Photography Competition

Today creative community EyeEm announced the top 100 images from its annual photography competition, which received over 590,000 submissions from …

Nomadic Photographer Continues to Chronicle Life on the Road with His Curious Hound

There’s the family that you’re born into, and then there’s the family that you choose. For years, we’ve tracked photographer Theron Humphrey and his trusty companion Maddie the Coonhound as they enjoy life’s beautiful adventures together. And, he hasn't stopped; Humphrey continues to document …

Carnival Rides Become Geometric Light Paintings in Long-Exposure Photos

Photographer Roger Vail has been making carnivals his photographic bread-and-butter since 1971 and shows no sign of stopping.<p>Carnivals may seem like a memory of America-past to some, but photographer Roger Vail seems determined to preserve their cultural legacy. Taking long-exposure photographs of …

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“Every reader, as he reads, is actually the reader of himself.”</i> <i><br>― Marcel Proust</i><p>Can Micro-Dosing LSD Make You More Creative & Productive? – <i>1843</i><p>The …

Getting the Most Out of Golden Hour Using Only Natural Light

<i>Screenshot taken from the video</i><p>Right up there with buying a 50mm lens and the rule of thirds, probably one of the most thrown around recommendations …

Five great ways to improve your street photography at night

Whether you’ve already taken street photos at night or not, make sure to give it a try! Although it may seem challenging at first, it’s just a matter …

Every Architectural and Landscape Photographer Needs This

When it comes to architectural photography, tilt-shift lenses are quite possibly the best option available. The flexibility and amazing image quality …