Shannon Elkayam

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The Russian Photographer Who Shoots Dreamlike Portraits with Real Animals

Moscow-based photographer Olga Barantseva has built quite an oeuvre of mesmerizing imagery consisting of models posing with animals such as bears, …

10 Different Ways You Can Use a Single Softbox

When you’re just starting out in photography, you may not have a lot of money to invest in putting together a high-end arsenal of studio lighting …

Ultimate Lighting Guide For Photographers In One Infographic

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …

Omar Robles: Photographing Dancers in the Streets of NYC

<i>All images by Omar Robles. Used with permission.</i><p>If you’re not already following photographer Omar Robles on Instagram, then you’ll want to boot up …

6 Black and White Photography Tips for Monochrome Enthusiasts

Thanks to digital technology, monochrome photography is easier today than ever before. Check out these six black and white photography tips for …

Shoot Better Photos in Direct Sunlight Using The Sunny 16 Rule

Shoot Better Photos in Direct Sunlight Using This One Rule<p>January 23, 0207<p>What’s the worst possible lighting situation for photographers? If you’re …

Nikon 50mm 1.8G Prime Lens: A Review of the Unlimited Photographic Opportunities it Offers

You can never forget your first lens, it holds a special place in your photographic journey. For many, it may have been the lens of a point and shoot …

6 Important Traits Shared by Creative Photographers

There are countless ways of expressing creativity. Some write, some draw, some make photographs, others create sculptures out of bubble gum. Each of …

How to Capture Beautifully-Lit Wedding Ring Photos with a Cheap LED Light

Wedding photographer Paul Keppel created this helpful 3-minute video tutorial on how he goes about shooting consistent wedding ring photos using a …

25 Long-Form Publishing Platforms Every Photographer Should Know

We’re hooked on storytelling, and these online products make your photo essays sing<p>Long-form publishing for the independent creator used to be a …