Keira Stephens

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10 Tips to Improve Your B&W Photography

In a world of color, sometimes you just can’t beat a strong black and white image. Black and white photography can be an amazing tool to conveying a …

Landscape Photography

A Simple Way to Improve Architectural Photography

Architectural photography is an art form in itself. It takes a photographer with a keen eye to capture the beauty and showcase the architect’s design …

Architecture

Use Depth of Field to Make Your Photo Subject the Star

We’ve discussed showing less skin and using long sleeves on our models to avoid the viewer’s eye being pulled out of the frame. Why? We want all of …

Depth Of Field

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How To Add Realistic Bokeh In Photoshop

I feel it prudent to start off by suggesting that when it comes to DOF, it’s going to be better getting it right in camera. However, not getting it …

11 Accessories for Long Exposure Photography

Every so often I get an email from a blog reader asking “if there is one accessory that you would recommend for long exposure photography, what would …

Time I

How To Shoot Light Trails

<b>Tristan O’Tierney</b> <i>is a self-taught San Francisco-based photographer who has mastered the technique of crafting with light. Also an iOS engineer, he is</i> …

Finding Your Style and Achieving it in Lightroom

There are so many options for processing photos in Lightroom that it’s no surprise that some photographers get confused. If you’re finding it …

Photography

Best Tips for Buying Used Lenses

Let’s face it– photography is expensive. It doesn’t matter if you’re a hobbyist or working professional. We use a lot of stuff and none of it’s …

Cameras

Generation Y to the world: Sorry about John Mayer

OK, we were raised on uncool music (Barenaked Ladies, Britney, Smash Mouth). But then technology changed everything<p>Chumbawamba have just split up. It is July 2012, and the way the news has gone viral online, you’d think Gen Y has gone into a state of deep mourning. All of a sudden, we seem to care …

Gen X to Gen Y: We had the best music

For Generation Y, music is just what you listen to. For Xers, it defines who we are<p>Growing up, I thought “Good Vibrations” was the jingle for Sunkist oranges. I had no idea that it’d had a whole respectable previous life as a real song, one that young people had previously listened to without …

The Stacks: The Searing Story of How Murder Stalked a Tiny New York Town

For five long and very strange years, death haunted tiny Dryden, NY, a town near the Finger Lakes where a plague of car accidents, suicides, and even …

Forgotten Lyrics - Prologue - Blackness

YOU ARE READING<p>Forgotten Lyrics<p>Don’t miss this imaginative new short story set in the magical world of Watersong—a realm of enchanting beauty…and …

The Memorable Last Words of Literary Characters

Today, we’re celebrating literature’s first detective story, which became a prototype for the greatest modern mystery tales and the analytical …

Running Wild review – eerie images of a girls-only world

"In Frances Kearney's extraordinary photographs – which appear at once utterly unstaged and wholly composed – we are invited to think again about what kind of world the child can make in a world so determinedly made by adults." So writes the psychoanalyst and writer Adam Phillips, in his …

Top 48 Photographers To Follow On 500px

Even the best photographers need inspiration. 500px is a beautiful playground for some of the best photographers in the industry, and also one of the …

Social Media

Travel minimalism: one lens to go

<i>Canterbury in autumn. Leica M8, 21/1.4 ASPH</i><p>Every time I travel for personal purposes, I’m always torn between experiencing the place, and …

Street Photography & The Art of Composition – 30 Majestic Photographs (Part 1)

<b>Street Photography</b> may have been attacked on appreciated from all directions and one would easily come to a conclusion that the length and breadth of …

Street Photography

5 Painless Steps for Getting Rid of the Fear of Street Photography Once and for All

“Look at me,” he said. Complying, I turned in the man’s direction. “Look me in the eyes!”… I tried to raise my eyes and look into his, but I …

Through the Lens: New Photography

Los Angeles is gearing up for all things photography with Paris Photo Los Angeles opening on the 24th, MOPLA (month of photography in Los Angeles) …

A Beginning Photographer’s Guide to Photographing The Northern Lights

<i>Dean J. Tatooles specializes in fine art panoramic landscape photography, wildlife photography, and indigenous portraiture from remote locations</i> …

How to Take Photos in Low Light

Images of night scenes never fail to impress. Night-time images have great ambiance, something which is often absent in flat, bright, daylight …

The Ultimate Guide to Bokeh

Bokehliscious photos. That is the ultimate goal for any photographer no matter the experience level. When "bokeh" is mentioned, the first thing that …

The Fundamental Considerations of Basic Portrait Photography

Portrait photography has and always will be a huge source of fascination for photographers, but there are quite a few tricks to getting a great …

Hung Up

Photographs of Sunsets as Reflected through Shattered Mirrors by Bing Wright | Colossal

<p><i>Broken Mirror/Evening Sky</i> is a series of images by New York photographer Bing Wright who captured the reflections of sunsets on shattered mirrors. …