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Roadside Comforts: Japanese Vending Machines - Photographs and text by Eiji Ohashi | LensCulture

Vending machines are all over Japan.<p>They can be found in metropolitan areas, of course, but also in the furthest corners of mountainous areas or at the end of long promontories. There may be twice as many machines in the U.S. but most of them are located indoors. In Japan, it wouldn’t be an …

Pranksters Put Up Fake ‘Shot on iPhone 6’ Ads Next to Real Apple Billboards

Apple recently launched a global advertising campaign touting the camera quality of the iPhone 6. As part of the campaign, the company put up …

Trevor Paglen Photographs the NSA

<b>“You as a member of the public should be able to exert the same kind of power over this institution that we can symbolically do by looking at a</b> …

National Security Agency (NSA)

How Much Resolution Do You Really Need?

Each year camera manufacturers are pushing the limits of sensor technology and the latest trend has been to increase sensor resolution to numbers …

Restricted Areas - Photographs and text by Danila Tkachenko | LensCulture

The project "Restricted Areas" is about the human impulse towards utopia, about our striving for perfection through technological progress.<p>Humans are always trying to own ever more than they have—this is the source of technical progress. The byproducts of this progress are various commodities as …

Magical Photographs Follow the Lives and Friendship of Two Argentine Girls

Alessandra Sanguinetti tells the story of two young girls living in a rural province south of Buenos Aires in book one of her ongoing series <i>The</i> …

A Colorful, Historical Journey Through the Berlin Underground

The Berlin Wall, Checkpoint Charlie, Brandenburg Gate – these iconic landmarks aren’t the only places to get your historical fix in Berlin. In fact, …

Art Deco

‘Iranian Fathers & Daughters’: A Photo Series Defies Stereotypes

For <i>Iranian Fathers & Daughters</i>, photographer Nafise Motlaq enters the homes of families in Iran, capturing the diverse bonds that tie young women and …

How to Photograph Jewelry With a Light Cone Tent

Avoiding harsh reflections while photographing jewelry, especially metallic jewelry, is easy with a light tent. In this tutorial, I will help you …

Photos Document the Life of Mongolia’s New Urban Population

The market economy is changing Mongolia and people’s lifestyle. A large part of the rural population is now moving to the cities. Transitioning from …

Mongolia

What a Movie’s Scenes Look Like Straight Out of the Camera Versus In Theaters

Here’s an interesting look at the magic that goes into making movies look the way they do. The video above shows how scenes in one particular movie …

Sony Cyber-shot

Shadow Within - Photographs and text byChristian Houge | LensCulture

The "Shadow Within" explores man's relation to the wolf and ultimately to himself.<p>The relation between nature and culture has played an important role in art throughout the centuries. In this photo project, I invite the viewer to contemplate nature's raw power and purity through the figure of the …

Black and White Photography — 14 Favorites from 2014 - Chosen by the Readers ofLensCulture | LensCulture

Black and white photography holds a graphic emotional power unlike any other form of the medium. Here are 14 stories published by LensCulture that were among the most popular with our readers worldwide this year. Enjoy!<p>—LensCulture<p><b>Alain Laboile,</b> La Famille<p>An intimate family album documents the …

These Dreamlike Photo Manipulations Were Created Using Only an iPhone

By day, Robert Jahns is a digital artist and art director based in Germany. By night, he’s known as nois7 on Instagram and runs a popular account …

Los Angeles

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Film Photography

How to Photograph Paintings and Prints with Copy Lighting

Photographing prints and paintings can be intimidating. You want to accurately record the colors and texture of the piece so that your work is …

Peru 2013

Project info<p>While most people that travel to Peru go to Machu Picchu, I traveled to the high mountains of Northern Peru. This was a difficult 30 day trip of trekking and climbing. The vast majority of the trek was at 4200m or more with 10 high passes ranging from 4600m to 5000m. The two mountains …

Dancing with Costica

Project info<p>The Dancing with Costica series initially came about when I decided to brush up on my retouching skills. After finding the Costica Acsinte Archive on Flickr I became fascinated with the images and their subjects. I wanted to bring them to life. But more than that I wanted to give them a …

Doppelgänger

Project info<p>The “imaginary friend” syndrome is an overactive imagination disorder. It consists in creating a reassuring mental companion in order to cope with a troubling situation. This friend is a fictional projection and only exists in the mind’s person: the inner life gets the upper hand on the …

Analog

Photographer's Incredible 14-Year Quest to Document the World's Oldest Trees

For the past 14 years, San Francisco-based photographer Beth Moon has journeyed to almost every continent in a quest to document some of the world's biggest, oldest, and rarest trees. Using the criteria of immense size, great age, and notable history to select her subjects, Moon tracks down …

Photographer Stumbles Upon an Australian Salt Mine and Captures Alien Landscapes

The images in photographer Emma Phillips‘ ‘Salt‘ series may look like they were captured in desolate polar regions of the world, but they actually …

Behance

Video Series Walks Through the Major Photographic Processes Used Throughout History

Back in 2012, the George Eastman House released a series of six videos showing six photo processes used in the history of photography. This month, …

How to Find Interesting Photographs When You’re Stuck in ‘Boring’ Locations

Travel photographers get to traverse the world in search of one-of-a-kind photo ops, so finding interesting things to capture usually isn’t a problem …

Warriors

Project info<p>'Warriors' is a long-term project about people who are history or exotic culture buffs. Our heroes were found next to us. They are usual people like most of us are and they behave the same in everyday lives. Until the time they put on a costume — mostly made by themselves.<p>In this way …

Awe-Inspiring Photos of Crashed Planes From Around the World

For <i>Happy End</i>, German photographer Dietmar Eckell scours the earth in search of forgotten plane wrecks, capturing the majestic vessels as they lie …

How to Photograph Jupiter from Your Own Backyard On the Cheap

I recently captured this picture of Jupiter, the 5th planet from the Sun. It was well received and many liked it. Lots of people wanted to know how …

DIY Project Turns a Cheap Antique Store Camera Into the Perfect Shell for an Unused GoPro

Have you ever bought a GoPro just to realize that your life might not be quite as <i>extreme</i> as you initially thought? We’ve seen it before, and that’s …