Tracy Balch Moore

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10 Ways to Achieve Cold Brew Coffee Greatness

From better ice cubes to DIY flavored syrup, here are 10 simple, awesome ways to make cold brew iced coffee even better.<p>There are three things that iced coffee should be: strong, bracingly cold, and in your hand as soon as possible. Unfortunately, it can also be expensive, so we're big fans of DIY …

Coffee

A Monster Collection of 99 Photography Tutorials, Inspiration, Reviews and Blogs

Another terrific week has just passed us by, with a lot of activity in the world of photography. This weeks lists of links features tutorials, a …

Photoshop Shapes And Shape Layers Essentials

Written by Steve Patterson.<p>In thistutorial, we'll learn the essentials of working with <b>shapes</b> and <b>Shape layers</b> in Photoshop! We'll start by learning …

Illustrator Tip #24: Create a Custom Pattern Brush | - Illustrator Tutorials & Tips

Learn how to draw custom pattern brush easily in Adobe Illustrator. This tip will show you how to make pattern brushes and borders easily using the …

How to Create Vintage Vector Light Rays in Illustrator

Ornate Vintage Decoration For Typography<p>With this tutorial you will be guided step by step through the process of creating unique vector light rays …

Andre Wagner on The Great Discontent (TGD)

<b>Describe your path to becoming a photographer.</b> I grew up in Omaha, Nebraska, and then went to Iowa for college. I was interested in social work, but …

Street Photography

How To Give Your Photos That Cinematic-Effect In Photoshop.

Many aspiring photographers try to achieve that cinematic look, but they can’t quite get it. I hope to change that, since the process isn’t that …

Five Binge-Worthy True Crime Documentaries Streaming On Netflix

True crime fans who enjoy real-life murder stories will find a number of binge-worthy documentaries streaming on Netflix right now. Whether you are …

Patti Smith’s Polaroids of Artifacts from Virginia Woolf, Arthur Rimbaud, Roberto Bolaño & More

Polaroid photography has seen a new wave of interest over the past decade, in large part from young photographers looking to do something different …

Literature

How It Feels To Have An Anxiety Disorder Explained In 12 Self Portraits

Photographer Katie Joy Crawford has wrestled with anxiety disorder her entire life, which is why she was especially qualified to create this gripping …

These Light-Paintings Are Straight-Out-Of-Phone

Photographer Keow Wee Loong of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, just got his hands on the new Huawei P8 smartphone, which has an innovative “Light Painting” …

Kuala Lumpur

Photographer Captures the Mesmerizing Spirit of Adorably Wise Owls

Owls are known around the world as a symbol of wisdom and beauty, which Thai photographer Sasi Smith intuitively captures in his mesmerizing photographs. Smith is an experienced cameraman who focuses mainly on parrots, but he also has a vast collection of owl images that are both adorable and …

Photography

Interview: Jeffrey Goldstein On Why He’s Suing Vivian Maier’s Estate

The Vivian Maier story has taken another ironic turn as Jeffrey Goldstein (who once owned the second largest collection of Vivian Maier negatives) …

Street Photography

Michael Ash Smith Photographs an Entire Wedding on Instant Film

Michael Ash Smith is a commercial wedding, portrait, and lifestyle photographer based out of Barto, PA. As a hybrid photographer, much of Michael's …

Female to ‘Male’: A Transgender Photographer Documents His Transition

For <i>Female to “Male,”</i> Toronto-based photographer Wynne Neilly closely documents his own gender transition. Each week after receiving his testosterone …

The Photographic Journal Interview (Excerpt): Chloe Aftel

Starting today, we'll be posting excerpts every other Thursday from The Photographic Journal. Their engrossing interviews have captivated us for some …

Photoshop Tutorials

$10 OFF - LIMITED TIME OFFER - JOIN AT THE BOTTOM OF THE PAGE!<p>HOW TO CREATE A CARTOON CHARACTER WITH PHOTOMANIPULATION & RETOUCHING<p>TRANSFORMING …

Tutorials

DIY High Speed Splash Photography

We’ve shared several interesting DIY projects that revolve around an Arduino, they’re pretty nifty little boards if you have the know how or the …

New Photoshop Tutorials to Learn Photoshop Techniques & Tips

Free Adobe Photoshop tutorials for learn new Photoshop CC techniques and tips, to design amazing portraits, photo manipulation or a character. …

The 20 most Influential Street Photographers According to Streethunters.net Readers

My name is Spyros Papaspyropoulos and I am one of the co-founders of www.streethunters.net, a complete and free online street photography resource. I …

Street Photography

4 Instant Improvements That Will Have You Taking Better Pictures

What to know to shoot like a pro<p>It's finally spring: Time to get outside and capture the world coming to life. Whether you're shooting on your iPhone or Android phone or experimenting with your first DSLR, here are four essential tips to take better photos.<p><b>Get one good lens</b>: Crappy lenses distort …

Understanding & Using Ansel Adam's Zone System

The Zone System is a technique that was formulated by Ansel Adams and Fred Archer back in the 1930's. It is an approach to a standardized way of …

Fujifilm X-T1 to Get Major AF Upgrade with Firmware Version 4.0

Fujifilm has announced a new version 4.0 firmware update for the X-T1 that will revamp the autofocus system for the camera with better speed and more …

Cameras

#351. Leica M 246 Monochrom. The most desirable camera ?

A few days ago, co-author Paul alerted me to the imminent release of the Leica M Monochrom’s replacement, the M 246 Monochrom. I failed to drool …

50 Studio Portraits of American Women from the 1900s and 1910s by Louis Fleckenstein

Louis Fleckenstein's first camera was a birthday gift from his wife around 1895. Eight years later, after participating in numerous local and Midwest …

Sally Mann on Her New Memoir and the Fate of Art Photography in the Age of Selfies

<b>Sally Mann</b> has spent her career examining those things closest to her. Her subjects—captured in arrestingly candid, luminous black-and-white images—have included her own young children, facing down the slings and arrows of childhood in <i>Immediate Family</i> (1992); the beloved Shenandoah Valley …