Pablo Razzi

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AirDroids Wants To Democratize The Skies With Its Pint-Sized Pocket Drone

The buzz around drones is undeniable these days — as it turns out, even Martha Stewart uses one to survey her farm — but there still hasn’t been a runaway drone hit that has captured that imaginations of the masses. That’s exactly what a hardware startup called AirDroids is trying to accomplish …

How to Stay Inspired in Photography

Photography might start to bore you if you go to the same venues and do the same type of shooting every time you pick up the camera. To maintain the …

Buying Or Cleaning a Used Camera Lens? Things to Check

There are useful checks you can make before you lay out your hard earned cash on a lemon, or to use on your own lens before shooting. Lens faults …

Cleaning

Photography Poses – The Missing Ingredient

You’ve read all the “best digital camera” articles, got the best price on your first digital camera, and even glanced at its owner’s manual. Are you …

How To Pan for Action Photography

Have you ever wanted to capture great action photographs but always seem to come up with mediocre images? Want to know how to pan properly? Well, …

Make Sure Your Photographs Tell a Story

Today’s photo tip–make sure all of your photos tell a story–is easy to understand but not so easy to put into practice. The good news is that, like …

Top 5 Easiest Shortcuts for Better Photos

Photography

New Webinar: Tips and Strategies to Grow Your Online Audience in 2014

No matter your specialty, as a photographer looking to get work you need to be able to answer these two basic questions: who is the audience you …

500px Prime: A New Licensing Marketplace that Promises Photographers a 30% Cut

Earlier today, 500px announced that it would be getting into the licensing game with a new commercial licensing site dubbed 500px Prime.<p>Announced on …

11 Simple Drinking Games You Need To Play Right Now

Let us drink.<p>Read more at the thread "Drinkers, what is the best rule you've made in King's Cup?"

Is 2014 The Year You Buy A 3-D Printer?

“Our biggest challenge is actually education–letting people know that they can be empowered to use this technology to make anything,” says Pettis of …

How to Make Friends and Coworkers Feel Good About Themselves

<i>David Spinks is the cofounder of Feast: Helping busy people build a habit of cooking at home. He also cofounded CMX Summit, TheCommunityManager</i><p>and writes about building startups and life experiments at WhatSpinksThinks.<p>Want to make friends and build a strong network?<p>Want to be the person that …

20 Things That Mentally Strong People Don't Do

I often write about the things I believe we all should be doing, trying or experimenting with in order to maximize our success and happiness. …

Why Successful Habits Are About Structure, Not Effort

The number one driver of whether a habit change is a success or not is how big the initial goal is. Everyone, if they’re consistent, will eventually achieve something massive. But the people that end up failing are the people trying to achieve overnight success.<p>As the founder and CEO of Lift, a …

Ten Items You Should Always Stock Up On

Let's face it: No one wakes up in the morning with a burning desire to buy everyday necessities like pet food, toilet paper, batteries, or diapers. …

Are You Ready To Work Into Your 70's? Here's How To Prepare

The last of the baby boomers turn 50 this year. I hope they enjoy their careers, because it looks like many of them may end up working for the next 15 to 25 years. Dreams of being able to travel all over the world without requesting time off or having to check emergency emails may no longer be a …

14 Trends for Filmmakers to Look Out for in 2014

2013 has been a vibrant year: this summer was one of the most merciless ones for movies in years, crowdfunding reached its all time high with …

F&V Cage Video Review + DSLR Cage Mod

I’ve worked with several different cages over the years and never thought I’d love a cage enough to mod it for a different camera. But that is what I …

Videography

Animated Film Made Entirely From Oil Paintings Explores Vincent Van Gogh’s Mysterious Death

There’s some controversy surrounding the death of Vincent van Gogh. The painter, who had a history of mental illness and died of an infection related to a gunshot wound at 37 years old, presumably shot himself in the chest. Only a few years ago, two Pulitzer Prize-winning biographers put forth a …

Can Graffiti Be Good For Cities?

Graffiti isn’t always a sign of criminal disorder; it can actually be a boon to cities’ economies.<p>Late last year, 5Pointz a graffiti hotspot in Queens, New York, was whitewashed, erasing years of graffiti by artists from all over the world. Since the ’90s, street artists have been allowed to spray …

Streetwear

‘Buildings Made of Sky’ Photo Series Turns Architecture Photography on Its Head

Sometimes, all that’s required to take a standard photo and turn it into something special and unique is to flip your camera upside down. That’s what …

Travelling as a photographer

There’s a big difference between travelling for photography, and taking photographs while travelling. I think it all boils down to priorities: is …

Leica Celebrates A Centenary of Camera Craftsmanship

This year, Leica turns 100. The “Leitz”, the first camera for 35mm film, was brought to market back in 1914 by Oskar Barnack. Just what is it it that …

Cameras

5 Tips To Help Your Photography Business Survive And Thrive In 2014

So, it’s two weeks into the new year – how are things shaping up? Booked a ton of new work? Setting up to land your dream client? If, like me, you’re …

Business Development

Olympus' E-M10 mirrorless camera shrinks the size and price of premium

Olympus has had as big a hand as any in kicking off the compact-but-capable mirrorless camera movement; it co-created the Micro Four Thirds format with Panasonic, and its PEN cameras set the blueprint for the retro, rangefinder-style bodies commonly seen today. But in recent years, its OM-D line …

Tips for Shooting in the Extreme Cold

Winter has finally taken over, and it’s very cold out there. Ice flows with nowhere to go, and there’s not enough coffee to warm you. Some of us …

Quick Tips To Get More Comfortable With Yourself As A Portrait Photographer

If you have ever played an MMORPG, then you know that there are important lessons it teaches. You get better with experience. There are very few who …

Vivitar Working on Interchangeable Lens Smartphone Add-On

Whatever you want to call the emerging category of camera/lens assemblies that snap onto a smartphone, there no doubt it’s growing. Case in point: …

10 Films That Can Teach You Everything You Need To Know About Film-making

Filmmaking isn’t about just pointing a camera at talented actors. It’s a collaborative medium employing the use of sound, music, lighting, …