Paul Chapman

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Using social media for photographers – top tips

<b>Social media, particularly Instagram, can really help build an audience for your images. Jon Devo shares his social secrets</b><p>Love it or hate it, social …

Social Media

The Barbican in London is staging the first UK survey of the work of American documentary photographer Dorothea Lange (1895–1965), one of the most influential photographers of the 20th century. The exhibition charts Lange’s output and includes her celebrated Farm Security Administration work that …

Great Depression

WINNERS—Street Photography Awards 2018

Surprising New Street Photography<p>We’re excited to present the winners of this year’s LensCulture Street Photography Awards—39 photographers who are reinvigorating and redefining the genre of street photography today. This was a record-breaking year for our Street Photography Awards—we received work …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

A photographic history of swimming pools

<b>(CNN) —</b> In a new book exploring the cultural history of pools, a black-and-white image from the 1936 Berlin Olympics shows an open-air swimming arena packed with spectators. Three pages later, a woman in 1950s America is pictured sunbathing with a beach ball.<p>The contrast between athleticism and …

Swimming Pools

Matthew Brandt: 1864

“Brandt has gone back to those source images housed at the Library of Congress and printed new photographs from Barnard’s images, while also …

Los Angeles

Why you need a wideangle prime lens for landscapes and travel

<b>Top travel and landscape photographer Ed Norton explains how switching from zooms to primes fundamentally changed his photography, and offers a few</b> …

Photography

Melodie McDaniel: Riding Through Compton

Melodie McDaniel (b. Omaha, NE, 1967; resides in Los Angeles) is an American still photographer and director whose work challenges prevailing motifs …

Los Angeles

CameraWorld announces free summer event at Brands Hatch

<b>Photographic retailer CameraWorld is back with two live shows where top photography equipment and trade-in deals will be available.</b><p>CameraWorld has …

Photography

Kirsten Tradowsky: Time Echo

“I’m drawn to images from different decades that capture these cyclical moments through time. While these events are familiar, I know nothing about …

Art

Art is where the heart is

<b>Top fine-art portrait photographer, Photoshop expert and Vanguard Professional, Bella Kotak, explains how she gets such uniquely atmospheric</b> …

Time I

Korea Week: Jeong Lok Lee

Jeong Lok Lee is a photographer born in Gwanju, South Korea in 1971. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from Gwangju University and a …

Art

Stacking Light Trails for Night Photography Special Effects

In Melbourne there is an intersection that’s iconic for taking light trails photos. It is the corner of Flinders Street and Swanston Street, in front …

Top macro flower photography tips

<b>Macro photography proves that small is beautiful, and is a wonderful way to reveal the intricacies of flowers. Sue Bishops gives her tips</b><p>If I was …

Landscape Photography

TRIBE at the Fox Talbot Museum in Lacock Abbey, UK

The indefatigable photographer, curator, festival creator/director and all around wonder woman, Lori Vrba recently curated an exhibition, TRIBE, for …

Storytelling

Previously unseen street photos discovered in suitcase

<b>Photographs by John Turner were recently found in a loft during a clearout.</b><p>A set of fantastic photographs taken by John Turner depicting street …

Photography

Study These Photographs by the Legendary William Eggleston and You’ll Learn Plenty About Portraiture

The legendary American photographer William Eggleston was a true pioneer in the potential of color photography and his quirky, eccentric portraits of …

Matthew Finely: This Too Shall Pass

Artist Matthew Finley’s new project, This Too Shall Pass, combines historic processes into exquisite layered diorama-like boxes, creating new worlds …

Stunning Photos From New Artists Collective Show a Planet in Crisis

World-renowned artists and photographers have come together to draw attention to some of the most pressing environmental issues of our time.<p>The …

Photographers

25 Captivating Pictures of Street Scenes Around the World

From Muscat to Manhattan, Nat Geo's Your Shot photographers capture spontaneous snaps of breathtaking moments in the world's streets.<p>Amid the thrum and whirl of city life, today’s street photographers patiently wait for what their forebear, the influential French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, …

Cape Town

Parrot responds to the Mavic Air with its own folding drone

This morning, Parrot unveiled the Anafi, a new drone clearly targeted at DJI’s Mavic line. According to the French company, the new portable UAV is the product of two years of development and a “wish list of user feedback and a biomimetic design inspired by insects.”<p>Like the Mavic, the 0.7-pound …

Drones

Joceyn Lee: The Appearance of Things at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art

“The world enters our body via sensual portals: eyes, nose, ears, skin and nervous system, it is then translated by our brains into meaning and …

Art

Start Your Own Photography Website/Blog

Dear friend,The best advice I can give you to thrive as a photographer in today’s digital age: OWN YOUR OWN PLATFORM, which means: make your own …

Web Design

Jesse Rieser: The Changing Landscape of American Retail

Jesse Rieser has long been chronicling American life and behaviors and his new series, The Changing Landscape of American Retail, hits close to home …

Santa Fe

Verses of Emptiness

“Verses of Emptiness” is a series that compiles unembellished, bare, austere portraits of women anchored in their own internal worlds.<p>The series began in 2008 as a result of personal unease. The idea that there is a “right way” to be a woman—which I acquired in my youth in Serbia but tried to …

Awards

roeoesli & maeder completes new swiss embassy in nairobi, kenya

<b>lucerne-based firm roeoesli & maeder has completed switzerland’s new embassy in nairobi, kenya’s capital and largest city.</b> the building is surrounded …

Project Management

Photos of Dogs with Their Possessions

For her latest project “A Dog’s Life,” photographer Alícia Rius shot portraits of dogs and their possessions to provide a glimpse into “the kind of …

Watch as Nearly 1,000 Drones Come Together to Make TIME's New Cover

TIME’s cover this week is unlike any in the magazine’s 95-year history.<p>Working with Intel, the cover was made by using 958 of the company’s Shooting …

Drones

A Timely Reminder. Revisiting Photographs of the United States Before Environmental Regulations And The EPA

Before the creation of the Environmental Protection Agency in 1970 by then-US President Richard Nixon, there really weren’t many regulations …

Great Depression

LEGO House and Bicycle Snake Honored in 2018 Danish Design Awards

Bjarke Ingels Group’s LEGO House and DISSING + WEITLING’s Bicycle Snake have been recognized by the 2018 Danish Design Awards, an initiative which …

Lego

This Is the Secret to Unforgettable Photos

Anyone with a smartphone is an artist these days. Legendary photographer Albert Watson thinks that's a great thing.<p>For art lovers, visiting Fotografiska, the photography museum in Stockholm, is a must. Unlike traditional institutions, Fotografiska bills itself as a meeting place where everything …

Street Photography