Melissa Aldridge

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Rosie the Riveter is a bogus icon of female empowerment

‘We Can Do It!’ but what is ‘it?’<p>Geraldine Doyle didn’t realize she was Rosie the Riveter until the early 1980s, when she saw the image in a …

Women's History

I Photographed The Amazing Diversity Of People At Their Places During My 10 Years Of Travels

For over ten years, I have been travelling around the world with my camera shooting people and places. In the process of total immersion in the …

Follow The F/8 Rule To Shoot Excellent Street Photos On The Go

Your camera's manual exposure settings can be complicated. Rules of thumb are useful for figuring out the right settings to go with. For example, if …

These Beautiful Images of the Milky Way Were Shot on Instant Film

<i>Images by Daniel Stein. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographers have very mixed opinions on Impossible Project’s film, but there’s no denying that Daniel …

Capturing the World’s Largest Ambrotypes with Actor Gary Oldman

Capturing beautiful stories. That’s what wet plate photographer Ian Ruhter set out to do for his 3-year project at Slab City. But some of the most …

On Muses: Relationships Could Be Your Most Important Photographic Work

Here’s something I wanted to write about for the consideration of my artistic friends and followers. Do any of you have a muse? Is there someone in …

Ultimate Travel Photography Gear List

One of our most frequently asked questions is “what kind of travel photography gear do you carry with you when you travel?” We always answer this …

Cameras