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How To Remove Banding In Photoshop

Digital artifacts are annoying, to say the least! For me, banding is one of the most frustrating issues. Within my product photography, banding is …

Tutorials

26 Extremely Dope Overlooked Albums of 2016 (So Far)

There's more to life than Kanye West, or Drake, or even—hear us out—Beyoncé. This has been a year of great music, and some extremely dope albums have slipped under the radar.<p>This has been a year full of music and, more specifically, full of great music. Even more specifically, 2016 has been a year …

Galaxy Photography, ahora ¡a por placas secas, con soporte de vidrio!

Ya en otras ocasiones hemos hablado de los emprendedores de “Galaxy Photography”, que en poco tiempo, y merced a campañas “Kickstarter” bien …

A Response to “The 50 Best Foreign Language Movies Of the 21st Century So Far”

As it says in the Good e-Book, “There is no end to the making of lists, and too much Googling will wear you out.” Yet one list, published on Wednesday, got me going at once, and the results are below. The list in question is “The 50 Best Foreign Language Movies Of the 21st Century So Far.” I found …

Romania

Tutorial: El Método Brenizer – La Expansión del Encuadre de Forma Digital

¿Alguna vez se te ha quedado demasiado largo un objetivo? ¿O has soñado con un diafragma tan abierto que te permitiese ínfimas profundidades de …

Cuatro documentales y entrevistas de fotógrafos de moda que no te puedes perder

La transmisión de conocimientos entre los fotógrafos es algo extremadamente necesario porque remueve conciencias, nos empuja a territorios nuevos que …

En busca de lo esencial: Leica M-D, digital, sin monitor para visionado de imágenes

En la pasada <b>Photokina 2014</b>, coincidiendo con el 60 aniversario de la creación del sistema telemétrico Leica M a partir de la Leica M3, la firma de …

This is how one photographer uses gelled flashes and modest equipment to produce awesome portraits

Originally from Ghana, photographer DextDee Livingstone had to travel all the way to China to discover his passion for shooting portraits, but we’re …

The Ultimate Comparison of Nine Noise Reduction Methods for Night Photography

Imagine yourself under a starry night sky. Wouldn’t it be great to capture the Milky Way to show it at home or on the web? Unfortunately, you are …

¿Sabes qué diferencias hay entre el Pantone TPX, TCX, TP, TC y TPG?

<b>Entre las más de 2.000 referencias de color que tiene Pantone en sus guías para textil, se encuentran las nomenclaturas TPX, TCX, TP, TC y TPG. ¿Qué</b> …

Here Are the Best Portrait Photos of the Year

People, 1st prize singles. A child is covered with a raincoat while she waits in line to register at a refugee camp in P<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Matic Zorman<p>1 of …

Photography

El lado oscuro del brócoli

Acéptelo: la perfección no existe. Incluso esta especie de bonsái con pinta de ser sanísimo tiene sus inconvenientes<p>Toda la vida pensando que el …

Tim Brown, la relación entre el juego y la creatividad

<b>El diseñador Tim Brow, en su conferencia ofrecida en TedTalk, habla sobre la poderosa relación que existe entre el pensamiento creativo y el juego.</b> …

Cómo hacer un recorte perfecto en Photoshop

<b>En ocasiones, resulta verdaderamente traumático tener que realizar un recorte en Photoshop. Muchas de las ocasiones es sobre todo cuando se trata de</b> …

Stew Science: What's the Best Way to Brown Beef?

Most recipes for beef stew start with cutting meat into cubes, then browning the cubes in a big pot. The idea is that browning builds flavor through the Maillard reaction, which will then get spread around through the whole pot as the meat and vegetables slowly braise in liquid. I think most people …

Is bacon dangerous? The science behind food trends

Nutrition,Nutrition,Food science,Diets and dieting,Health & wellbeing,Food & drink,Life and style,Science<p>Is fat really bad for you? Should we consume less salt? And what’s wrong with gluten, anyway? A science writer and a consultant cardiologist separate fact from fiction<p>Have you ever wondered why …

Nutrition

Atmosphere Aerosol Spray is Like a Tiny Fog Machine for Your Camera Bag

Atmosphere Aerosol is a new aerosol spray for photographers and filmmakers that essentially serves as a fog machine that you can easily carry around …

Cleaning

Barber Gives Homeless People Free Haircuts on City Streets to Raise Awareness

Barber Joshua Coombes spends his days in the Jeff Goodwin salon and his nights cutting hair on the streets. After observing a similar idea in New York, Coombes was inspired to cut hair for the homeless—free of charge. After work, the barber and his photographer friend Matt Spracklen take to city …

Hair

4 Advanced Uses Of Luminosity Masks For Creating Beautiful Images

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer, educator, and 500px ISO contributor. His photos have been published in local and national magazines,</i> …

This Photographer Immersed Himself In The Lives Of Homeless People

Photographer Lee Jeffries has travelled around the world to take photographs of homeless individuals.<p>Self-taught photographer Lee Jeffries first began this series in 2008 when he was in London to run a marathon.<p>Using a long zoom lens, Jeffries tried to photograph a young homeless woman from across …

I Asked 11 Pro Photographer Friends to Work for Free. Here’s What They Said

What do you say as a photographer when you’re asked to shoot for free? What if the one asking is a good friend, an old friend… a friend who really …

9 Talks That Are a Great Introduction to TED

Since I started My Year of TED in 2011, I've found myself explaining TED quite a lot. Last week I had to do this again, and I was reminded of a blog post I did in 2012. I thought I'd share it with you here -- noting that there have been hundreds of new talks since this time, but I think these still …

This is How a War Photographer Transmitted Photos from Afghanistan in 2008

Want to see how a <i>New York Times</i> war photographer transmitted photos from Afghanistan back in 2008? Here’s an interesting 14-minute documentary that …

Batteries

Todos Los Secretos Del Centro De Atención De Tus Fotografías

Cuando contamos una historia, siempre existe un personaje al que le suceden todas los acontecimientos. Es nuestro <b>protagonista</b>. Lo que deberíamos …

Here’s What Edgar Allan Poe Wrote About the Birth of Photography in 1840

Did you know that when the daguerreotype was announced back in 1839, one of the people who wrote about the new groundbreaking technology was the …

How to Make a DIY Eyelighter Reflector for $40

After sharing his DIY square “ring light” build here back in July, photographer Isiah Xiong is back again with another DIY project. This time, Xiong …

DIY

DxOMark: The Sony Xperia Z5 Packs the World’s Best Smartphone Camera

Sony has been hitting home runs as of late when it comes to digital camera sensors. In late August, sensor testing company DxOMark reported that the …

20 First Photos from the History of Photography

Photography has been a medium of limitless possibilities since it was originally invented in the early 1800s. The use of cameras has allowed us to …