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How to Optimize Images for Your Online Portfolio

As a photographer, designer or artist, your professional ethics could be wrapped into one line: work hard, (dis)play hard. You dedicate a lot of time …

How to Accurately Color Match in Photoshop

Adjusting colors of specific elements in a photograph can be used to bring harmony to an image or to add creative flair. Here’s a 5-minute video that …

Tutorials

Karuki Wireframe Kit – User Interface Web Elements

Karuki Wireframe Kit, a well designed user interface collection with more than 200 web elements.Mahamed Elgendy is a skilled UX/UI designer with …

5 Really Awesome Things You Probably Didn't Know About Nikon

Nikon – A Japanese Photographic Giant<p>What, the HUGE Japanese camera manufacturer? How much more do I need to know other than they produce camera gear …

This Photo Manipulation Timelapse Shows Off Some Mad Photoshop Skills

Last week, 25-year-old Danish automotive photographer Sebastian Pichard grabbed an old photo from his archives, opened up Photoshop CC, hit record, …

Photo Manipulation

DPI Explained: Everything You Need to Know About Print Resolution

When it comes to printing your images and that elusive DPI (dots per inch) number, the ultimate question is: “how big is big enough?” Whether you’re …

Woman Sues Chipotle for $2 Billion for Using a Photo of Her Without Consent

In 2006, Leah Caldwell was eating at a Chipotle when photographer Steve Adams took her photograph. Despite the fact that he couldn’t get her to sign …

Beverages

Film Student Creates Powerful Adidas Ad, Too Bad Adidas Didn’t Want It

When Filmakademie student Eugen Merher created his Adidas spec ad “Break Free,” he knew he had something special on his hands. Unfortunately, Adidas’ …

Adidas

Foggy Photos of Londoners Riding Packed Night Buses

The 49 commuters in Nick Turpin's painterly series <i>On the Night Bus</i> are lost in their own world. Each has just left work in London's business …

Canon EOS

Blending Exposures

I’ve moved away from the HDR programs that I use to work with. Lately I have been blending my exposures manually. I usually take two or three images …

Do We Need Photo Contests?

As photo contest season descends upon us, the perennial question re-emerges: Do we need photo contests? In the consumer photo world, contests …

Oi! Don’t You Understand Copyright?

A long time friend and photographer, Gavin Evans, had the good fortune to be commissioned to photograph David Bowie in London back in 1995.<p>The shoot …

How to Read a Licensing Contract as a Photographer

So you’ve spent years honing your photography skills, perfecting the art of puppy fashion photography. You’ve set up a website to share your …

Loneliness and Hope in Detroit After Dark

Detroit is under Dave Jordano’s skin. He spent his college years there in the 1970s, but as an adult, he took a 30-plus year intermission from …

Ease Into 2017 with this Roundup of Stunning Photography!

Take Some Time for Yourself and Have a Look Over this Collection of Goodies<p>Heading into the first week of the new year 2017 we find Toad Hollow …

8 Tips for Better Beach Photography

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What's the Best Alternative Camera to a Big DSLR? - The Pros & Cons

What is a “Carry Around” Camera Anyways?<p>Many photographers will face this same issue. Recently, a friend of mine told me that he wanted to invest in …

How to Photograph Cityscapes That Make People Go Wow

While the vast majority of us live in or near a major city, as photographers it can be easy to overlook the great opportunities that can afford us to …

Landscape Photography

A Lawyer Rewrote Instagram’s Terms of Use So Kids Can Understand Them

In their recently released report titled “Growing Up Digital,” the UK Children’s Commissioner did something we wish tech companies would do more of: …

3 Photo Styling Tips to Improve Your Instagram Still Life Photos

Unlike with most genres of photography, still life requires two levels of composition: composing your frame, <i>and</i> composing your props. The latter is …

Kodak ‘Investigating What it Would Take’ to Bring Back Kodachrome

Kodak made what was probably the most popular (and unexpected) photography announcement of CES: the company is bringing back the beloved Ektachrome …

Mother and Daughter Reconnect Through Photography

When her mother’s health began to deteriorate in 2009, American fine art photographer Sarah C. Butler travelled from Boston to her mother’s Maine …

Books

Traveling Won’t Make You a Better Photographer

When I was 20, I was dissatisfied with my photography. I felt like I was being limited by where I lived. I thought if I wanted to become a better …

These Diablo-Themed Pre-Wedding Photos are a Cosplayer’s Dream

Betrothed couple Alexis Loo and Alvin Lau are passionate about the video game Diablo III. So passionate, in fact, that they hired photographer and …

Sony Alpha

Photog Recreates Dukes of Hazzard Scene Using Model Cars and Dust

The incredibly talented Felix Hernandez is at it again, creating tiny scenes and then photographing them to look larger than life. This time, the toy …

Amazing

Canon Files 2 Curved Sensor Patents, One You Can Control

Curved sensor mania first took over the blogosphere back in 2014 thanks to Sony and their curved creation. But while that sensor never really came to …

Cameras

PhotoTracker Lite allows photographers to track stolen images in one click

A new web browser plug-in is aiming to make it easier for photographers to find stolen photos by automating reverse image searches. PhotoTracker Lite …

Engines

Portrait Trick: Shorten Tall Subjects by Spreading Their Feet

Headshot photographer Peter Hurley has previously shared popular portrait tips for achieving slimmer figures, sharper jawlines, and photogenic eyes. …