Valerie Chinedu

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Guide: How to Shoot Flash Street Photography

To make more dynamic, edgy, and powerful street photographs, use a flash.<p>In this guide, I will walk you through how to use a flash in your street …

How to Frame a Photo Print on the Cheap

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Framing is an incredible …

101 Inspirational Photography Quotes

When you think about inspiration for photography, you probably think of the photos you've seen over the years.But examining the work of other …

Street Photography

Portrait Tips: Include Details

I’ve said many times that the background in a picture is just a backdrop that’s its job is to not ruin the portrait. Well, this time I’m backpedaling …

Photography Startup Manual by ERIC KIM

How to take control of your own photographic destiny:<b>PHOTOGRAPHY ENTREPENEURSHIP 101 ></b>Preface: Stay hungry, stay foolish.Dear friend,If you accessed …

Nighttime City Scenes Bathed in Neon by Photographer Elsa Bleda | Colossal

<p>Photographer Elsa Bleda captures hazy moments that linger on the outskirts of the cities she visits in Eastern Europe and South Africa. Bleda is …

Cape Town

Baroque-Inspired Portraits Of Black Girls Highlight Their Amazing Natural Hair So Other Girls Would Stop Hiding It

We are all full of natural beauty, we just need to bring it out. Regis and Kahran, a husband and wife team behind CreativeSoul did just that, only …

Hair

Back-Button Focus: What It Is and Why You Should Be Using It

If you spend any time surfing photography forums and Facebook groups, you will undoubtedly see a constant flow of questions asking for the best way …

Cameras

5 Free Guides That Will Help You Capture Sharper Photos

As photographers, we always strive to capture the sharpest image possible. Unless you deliberately want to capture blur in some form, tack sharp …

Landscape Photography

8 Reasons Why Photographers Should Learn Video as Well

As photographers, it is very easy to focus on stills and ignore the world of videography. However, video is an increasingly powerful tool and …

Videography

10+ Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes

Professional photography gear costs thousands of dollars but you can take stunning pictures by spending only a fraction of the cost. If you have the …

What’s the Story? 5 Ways to Make Better Street Photos

Street photography is an addictive calling—the more you do it, the more you want to do it. You crave more people, more places, more action. Plus, …

Street Photography

How to Be More Spontaneous in Your Photography and Life

Lately I’ve been reading a lot of haiku poetry — and one of the concepts that inspires me the most is the concept of spontaneity.<p>The concept is to …

70 Street Photography Tips For Beginners

Dear friend,<p>If you’re reading this, you are probably either an aspiring street photographer, or a street photographer with some miles under your belt …

Street Photography

Meet Monika Mogi, Tokyo's Photography Prodigy

At just 22, she has an impressive list of credits and the photo skills to back them up.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE Canada.</i><p>I met Monika Mogi a few years ago in LA while we were both nervously standing around at the Ardorous/Rookie group show in which we both had work. Her boyfriend had …