Alex Parks

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What I Learned Photographing The Californian Redwoods

A Burst Of Light – Redwoods, California<p>For the last five years I’ve taken spring trips down to the Californian Redwoods. Each year I take the trip …

Gourmet Food Photos of Swamp Rat Gumbo and other Delicious Invasive Species

Squrirrel? Nutria? Crispy earthworm topping? Who’s hungry? Photographer Christopher Testani with the help of food stylist Michelle Gatton and art …

‘A Tale of Two Foxes’ Wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015

Canada amateur photographer Don Gutoski has been crowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 for the remarkable photo above, titled “A Tale of Two …

Climbing On Mount Denali

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Confronting Images Reveal Impact of Climate Change on Mongolian Landscape and Culture

In a series of powerful photographs, Daesung Lee reveals the effects climate change has had on Mongolia, by contrasting modern landscape with historical. Using printed billboards in conjunction with landscape horizons and actual people with their livestock, the snapshots (sectioned off with velvet …

Norway's fjords by kayak: Stunning Scandinavian landscape photographs - Telegraph

8 Essential Tips for More Interesting City Shots

Shooting in urban environments is both fun and challenging: you are presented with the opportunity to engage in a wide range of photographic styles — …

Shutter Speed

4 Tips For Shooting Low to the Ground

Choosing a low vantage point can create a very immersive viewing experience. It can provide a sense of what is underfoot at a location in addition to …

Top Chicago Architecture Photographers Reveal Favorite Buildings, Vantage Points

Chicago is the home of many landmark high-rises and grand park spaces, and the city's <b>architecture photographers</b> are perhaps the best folks to ask when seeking a spectacular vantage point of downtown. And much like the city's diversity in building design, Chicago's photographers have their own …

On the Shortness of Life

<i>Read this article as a Google Doc (would love your comments/edits), download and print as a PDF, as an .epub (e-reader), or .mobi (for Kindle).</i><p><i>I also</i> …

Alex Benetel – 22 Years Old Australian Photographer Who Excels in Fine Art Photography

How do I explain such photographs, shall we call them as lines from the diary of a young woman which has taken its shape as a photograph. Well it …

12 Essential Tips for Your Wide-Angle Photography

Wide-angle lenses - you use them to cram more stuff into your photos. Now wait... If that's what you know about this type of lens, you're missing the …

The Theory of Composition in Street Photography: 7 Lessons from Henri Cartier-Bresson

I am excited to share this new presentation I just put together on the theory of composition in street photography, drawing from the wisdom of Henri …

My Photographic History And Why I Shoot Mirrorless Cameras

People I didn't know

I was cueing for a meal at a restaurant on the south-bank when I saw Thomas with his mum, he was standing on a high kerb watching the people, he …

Lens tests for the REAL real world: Why LensRentals are the only people in the world who can do this

Our friends at LensRentals have a pretty special operation. They not only rent a pool of thousands of lenses to photographers all over the US, they …

How to Recover Shadows in Lightroom 5

Shadow recovery has always been a bit of delicate balancing act. Too little and you see no benefits, too much and not only can the image look …

Tutorials

Fortune.com

• 1. To license Fortune articles, excerpts, or headlines for republication in various media (including books, eBooks, film, web, newsletters, …

The Woman Who Woke Up in the Future

Naomi Jacobs went to bed a 32-year-old woman and woke up believing she was a teenager again. After temporarily losing 17 years of memories from a rare form of amnesia, Jacobs wrote a memoir about piecing her life back together.<p>Naomi Jacobs was a 32-year-old single mother living in Manchester, …

Using Sketch For Responsive Web Design (A Case Study)

Case Study: Fleet Feet Sports<p>Let’s look at a newly launched website design that I worked on for Fleet Feet, a running store with over 80 franchises …

Choosing the Right JavaScript Framework for the Job

If you’ve been following web development over the past few years, you will no doubt have noticed that JavaScript frameworks are an increasingly …

Comprehensive Beginner's Guide to AngularJS

Last Saturday, I gave yet another talk on getting started with AngularJS and with good success. I found myself wondering though, along the way, why …

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Announcing Ext JS 6 Early Access Release

After an amazing SenchaCon 2015 last week, we are extremely excited to announce that Ext JS 6 early access release is available. With Ext JS 6, you …

Microsoft just bought a startup to boost one of its most important new products

Microsoft today announced the acquisition of Datazen, a startup that took the concept of business intelligence and tried to make it more user-friendly with sharp design. Microsoft did not disclose what it paid for the startup, but indicated that the entire Datazen team of around 15 employees will …