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Headshot Photography Tips | How Focal Length Affects Headshots

Last week we discussed our favorite lenses for headshot photography, and the most important variable was not whether a lens was the most expensive …

This Guy Made an Underwater Housing for a Super 8 Camera to Shoot Surfing

Photographer Joey Ready wanted to take his Super 8 film camera into the water to snap some clips of surfers. There aren’t any underwater housings …

25 photographers to know from across the globe

There was a time when photographers would rarely been given a second glance without agency representation. But a new wave of talents aren’t waiting around for industry recognition, instead, they’ve put their time into capturing vital stories from around the globe. It’s these people that Red Hook …

How You Can Improve Confidence as a Photographer

Have you ever considered how significantly confidence can affect your photography? Creative people are often a largely unconfident group. At any …

Self-confidence

When was the first photo taken? And what was it of?

This is the oldest existing photograph in the world. Amazing, right?<p>The creation of camera phones means we take photos every day, which makes it hard …

Ibai Acevedo Photography

Through the lens of photographer Ibai Acevedo.Ibai Acevedo was born in 1984 in Barcelona. He originally became a graphic designer before he …

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Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free)

Knowledge is power.<p>What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And …

Albert Einstein

21 Modern Cabins For The Stylish Mountain Man

1 of 36|Twins: Houses in Five Parts by William O’Brien Jr<p>2 of 36|Twins: Houses in Five Parts by William O’Brien Jr<p>3 of 36|Library by Studio Padron<p>4 …

Architecture

Stunning time-lapse captures the seasons of Norway

Norway is an amazing place and this time-lapse by Morten Rustad definitely does the region justice. Morten says that he travelled some 20,000km, took …

Time-lapse Photography

Instagram Tips for the Photo Obsessed

Instagram is about more than selfies and brunch shots; here's how to make the most out of the Facebook-owned photo-sharing app.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Social Media

The Landscape Photographer’s Lightroom Presets

These new photo editing presets are designed to help photographers instantly bring out the best attributes of their landscape photography with …

10 Daily Photo Project Ideas

Dear friend,I believe it is a good idea to shoot if each day were your last day.Which made me wonder; instead of working on these epic long-term …

Our Favorite Reader Photos from the "Street Photography & Urban Landscapes" Assignment

Anyone who has walked the streets with a camera (or a smartphone) has witnessed scenes of everyday life that seem too good to pass up for a …

11 Jaw-Dropping Examples of Portrait Photography

When you think of what makes a portrait visually impactful, what comes to mind?For me, I’d have to say it’s how the shot is framed.I know that might …

How to Shoot Street Photography with a 28mm Lens

As of early 2017, my only camera is the Ricoh GR II, which has a fixed-focal 28mm lens. I wanted to share my personal experiences shooting with a …

Street Photography

Peter Coskun - Tips for Photographing Intense Colors

Peter Coskun is a self-taught landscape photography who started shooting in high school. His stunning fine art images are captured using intense …

Landscape Photography

Photler: The Website Builder for Travel Photographers by a Travel Photographer

When Polish Web designer and travel photographer Piotr Kulczycki set out to display his photos online, he was pretty disappointed by his options. So …

Photography