Shelby Antymis

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How Would You React if Your Photography Dreams Were Shattered in an Instant?

It’s a question we hope none of you ever have to answer, but one that a talented colleague and PetaPixel reader is facing with incredible optimism …

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 …

Metering Modes and How Your Camera Meter Works

Dance and photography: a magic alchemy

When ballet companies invite photographers in, there's often a revealing subtext to the resulting shots. Contained within a gallery of beautiful bodies, there is usually a message about the aspirations the company have for themselves and the anxieties they have about public perception.<p>Take the …

Photographer Brings the Landscapes of the Brothers Grimm to Life in Haunting Photos

People familiar with the Brother’s Grimm fairy tales know that the Disney versions of many of these tales were rather less dark than the original, …

54 Reasons to Love Photography in 2013

As a self-appointed pundit, I spend a fair amount of time criticizing the photography industry, but I have a little secret … I love photography! And …

Matthew Albanese: Strange Worlds

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BTS: Building an Outdoor Studio to Create a World Within a World Without Photoshop

For a recent project, Montreal-based photographer Benjamin Von Wong wanted to do something interesting: he wanted to create ‘world within a world’ …

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin

Five Minutes to Realistic HDR using Lightroom and a 32-Bit Plugin - step by step on how to do HDR in under 5 minutes and spend less than $150

Tips to Protect your Gear in Harsh Weather Conditions

Landscape Photography

Creating Clarity in Your Images

Clarity, sharpness, and crispness are three terms that are frequently used to express the properties of a good photo. While there is probably no …

Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen: masters of the selfie

Patrick Stewart has unleashed the latest image to send the internet into fits of cooing: a picture of him and Ian McKellen sat on Santa's lap. Each are sporting Christmas jumpers – one red, one green – but are also wearing the bowler hats from their characters in Waiting For Godot that they're …

Stunning Photo of Light Pillars, Columns of Light Made Possible by Ice Crystals

As if people up in the Nordic countries don’t have enough gorgeous scenery to hold over our heads (my chances of seeing the aurora borealis in …

Winter Photography: 12 Examples of How to Photograph the Cold Season

Winter is here! I am not talking about the motto of House Stark from Game of Thrones, but a reality. Days are shorter, nights are longer. …

Photography

How to Take Beautiful Bokeh Christmas Images [With 39 Stunning Examples]

Pin It It’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas… and in our forums I’ve noticed more and more great Christmas images being shared – some of which …

How Photography Gels Are Made

Over the years we shared countless posts and tutorials about using gels with strobes. But have you ever wondered how those gels are made?<p>I am movie …

Photography

Trilogy Of Light Series Finale Released | "City Lights"

This is the third and final chapter from Colin Rich's series "Trilogy of Lights" and is one of the most epic time lapse series I've ever seen. The …

Los Angeles

How to Choose a Location for Your Photo Shoot

If you are the type of photographer, that like me, prefers to work outdoor rather then in a studio, the effort in choosing the right locations is …

Walking in a Winter Wonderland - Winter Photography to Motivate you

Walking

Weekly Photography Challenge - Winter Weather Photography

5 Street Photography Techniques

Matt Stuart is a 39-year-old London photographer who has been shooting for 18 years. His favorite types of shots are those featuring people going …

Street Photography

Travel Photography: Creating Your Own Luck

So you’ve read up on the technical side of taking great photos. You know your aperture from your EXIF, and you’ve experimented with shutter speeds. …

How to Create a Winter Wonderland Holiday Photo

How to Photograph Your Christmas Tree

It’s that time of year again. Christmas is upon us. Your tree is all decorated and presents are piled up underneath. So how do you take photos of …

Christmas Trees

Twitter's Faces in Things - in pictures

Some people have the good fortune of seeing the Virgin Mary on their toasted sandwich and then selling it on eBay. For the rest of us, who see merely anonymous faces in everyday things, the new Twitter account Faces in Things, which began on 10 November and already has more than 300,000 followers, …