Zeljko Stevanic

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NOBODY WANTS TO MAKE YOUR FUCKING MOVIE

<b>The most important filmmaking lesson nobody teaches</b><p>In the ten years I’ve been writing screenplays, I’ve had a lot of odd jobs. I’ve been a …

Feral Children

<i>This powerfully executed series of staged portraits was selected as a finalist in the Magnum Photography Awards 2016.</i> <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 44 of the winners, finalists, jurors' picks and student spotlight award winners.</i><p>A feral child is one who has lived isolated from human contact, …

Building a Comprehensive Photo Storage and Backup System

Storage and backup. It’s a mundane reality of photography. I’d much rather spend time with my camera or be teaching others about photography. But, in …

Real-Time Space Weather Forecasting Now Possible, Innovation Front Sweeping in From the Far North

Space weather affects your life more than you may think, and now some new science experiments, leveraging Iridium’s array of satellite phone spacecraft, may let scientists measure it in real time to better understand the phenomenon.<p>Iridium Communications, the satellite phone company, has some …

These Ancient texts from Bodleian and Vatican Libraries are now available to view online – Museum Crush

Copyright Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticano.<p>Want to see the Vatican’s art treasures? Now you can<p>For the first time, ordinary members of the public from …

My Most Important Camera Feature is How It Makes Me Feel

Recently one of my cousins messaged me asking for some camera advice. He was looking for help choosing a new camera and wondered if I had any …

James Nachtwey Receives Top Spanish Honor

From "A Look into Hell." July 4, 1994 International issue.<br>©TIME/Photograph by James Nachtwey<p>1 of 54<p>James Nachtwey, one of the world’s most renowned …

8 Photos That Inspired Action

This past fall National Geographic photographer Lynn Johnson suggested I do a blog post about photographs that inspired change. I was moved by this idea and thought what better way to end the year than to reflect on the power of a still image. Photographs show us places and things we will never see …

Why Engineers Can’t Stop Los Angeles' Enormous Methane Leak

A river of harmful gas is spewing into the air around Los Angeles, and won’t be stopping any time soon.<p>One of the biggest environmental disasters in US history is happening right now, and you've probably never heard of it.<p>An enormous amount of harmful methane gas is currently erupting from an …

Photographer Awarded $625,000 Grant For Documenting Small Pennsylvania Town

Every year the MacArthur Fellowship announces the winners of its $625,000 grant and among the 24 they have chosen for this year is a photographer by …

Photography

How To Improve Your Focusing Skills

<b>Nowadays, digital cameras have the ability to autofocus. That is all great but it is not as simple as it sounds. The autofocus in the cameras,</b> …

Aetho's 'Aeon' GoPro stabilizer looks slick, and so will your video

"Shoot video that's worth watching" reads one of the straplines for Aetho's "Aeon" handheld GoPro stabilizer. It sounds kinda obvious, right? But, if you've ever walked/ran/danced/dived/whatever with a GoPro in your hand/mouth/knees/whatever you'll know it's not that simple. You thought you had an …

How to Stay Connected (and Save Money) Abroad

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>In the days before cell phones, staying in touch while you were on the road was pretty straightforward. You found a landline, made a call, and paid your bill. But in the Information Age, it’s anything but easy.<p>Now, your cell phone may or may not make or take a call when …

Mobile

Forget HDR Software! Start Creating Natural, Clean HDRs With Digital Blending

A few years ago I ran an HDR photography magazine. I regularly tone mapped my images for years, using just about every HDR program out there. Yet, …

Three Methods to Match Skin Tones in Photoshop

A question asked very often by photographers is "How do I fix red or mismatched skin tones in Photoshop?" As with everything in retouching there's …

Tutorials

Fairytale-like Photos of Russian Models Posing with a Real Bear

Russian photographer Olga Barantseva captured these incredible shots of beautiful models posing with a giant brown bear in a snowy forest near Moscow. The images look straight out of a fairytale, showing a softer side to the big predator. As part of an anti-hunting campaign, the extraordinary …

"What A Catch!" Man Rescues Falling Drone Seconds Before It Crashes Into The Ocean

When 34 year old photographer, Ryan Chatfield, took his drone out for a spin over Floreat Beach in Australia, his experience running the New York …

Testing the Sigma 24mm f/1.4 Art Lens Against Lenses by Major Manufacturers

Most of you know I’ve been very impressed with Sigma’s new Art lenses. Their 35mm f/1.4 Art I still think is the sharpest 35mm prime lens made. The …

Gravity

Project info<p>An instantaneous state of weightlessness lasts for only a moment, which is why I wanted to capture this, driven by curiosity. I was curious to try and capture a person jumping because whatever you would have planned, whatever the outcome you would have expected, you are simply surprised …

alchemist's dream

Project info<p>This series is like a children's illustration book without words.<br>The images you see here are the fragments of daydreams that are created in a head of an alchemist.<p>With this series, I am trying to cross the boundary between real and imaginary. To do so, I have to actually create these …

Illustration

News Flash: Map Shows Where Lightning Strikes the Most Worldwide

Every second, as many as 100 lightning bolts strike the Earth. Now, a new map reveals a tally of those flashes over the last two decades, tracing where they strike the planet each year.<p>The data reveal that lightning is more likely to strike land than water, and these flashes occur more on land …

Imaging