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How to Develop Black & White Film for Extreme Contrast and Detail

The world of analog photography surprises me a bit more every day! I recently read about a technique called Stand Development, so I have decided to …

This Old iMac: Upgrading To The Belkin Thunderbolt 2 Express Dock HD

I’ve got a bonus installment of <i>This Old iMac</i> for you this week, because my new favorite piece of hardware arrived ahead of schedule!<p>Part of my grand plan to speed up my 2011 iMac is to move my Photo Library off my hard drive to free up space. Unfortunately, the only external drive I have at the …

Belkin

Tips for Setting Up Multiple Studio Lights

Multi light setups are difficult to work with. Often the best approach is to start with a single light—a key light—and then build the arrangement of …

How to Use a Gridded Softbox for Portrait Photography

Softboxes are great for portraits and other types of photography where you need soft lighting. But there is something else that you could use with a …

Photography

How to Make V-Flats for Studio Portraiture: A Step-by-Step Video Tutorial

New York City-based editorial and commercial portrait photographer Felix Kunze says that the number one question he gets asked by people is how he …

Why Dynamic Range Is My Favorite, and Why I Couldn't Care Less About Megapixel Count and ISO

Over the years, camera companies have been going head to head in the battle for the best camera sensor. This battle has always focused around the …

Nikon D750

10 Different Ways You Can Use a Single Softbox

When you’re just starting out in photography, you may not have a lot of money to invest in putting together a high-end arsenal of studio lighting …

PSA: While Apple limits the new 27-inch iMac RAM to 32GB, you can double it to 64GB

With most Macs these days, soldered memory chips mean that whatever RAM you want, you have to buy it from Apple when you order the machine. But the new 27-inch iMac still uses plug-in RAM, so you’re free to add your own RAM after purchase. And while Apple limits you to a maximum of 32GB, OWC (just …

Mobile Technology

Kill Your Master in Photography

Busan, 2013Dear friend,I wanted to write you a letter on the concept of “killing the masters of photography”. It is kind of a Buddhist philosophy, as …

Street Photography

This is How You Make a Massive 4×5-Foot Print in the Darkroom

What’s the largest print you’ve ever made in a darkroom? If you’ve never done anything larger than the most common sizes, then you may find the video …

AstroPad Mini Turns Your iPhone Into a Photo Editing Graphics Tablet

Last month we reported on the AstroPad App for the Apple iPad: a solution that allowed you to turn your consumer tablet into a professional graphics …

The Red List Lets You Study the Work of the Greatest Photographers

Photography is an art; by looking upon past examples, we can not only learn to improve our own technique, but also to study and appreciate times …

The Focal Camera

What is The Focal Camera?<p><b>The Focal Camera is an open-source modular camera prototyping system.</b><p>By offering these designs free for non-commercial use …

Palette Launches to Shake Up Your Photo Editing with Modular Controls

After raising $158,470 through Kickstarter two years ago, Palette today launched its modular control interface to help photographers take their photo …

How to Build This DIY Workbench

Smart design. Solid construction. On this workbench, you can build anything.<p>A DIY workbench can be utilitarian and thrown together or it can be beautifully handcrafted. Both can function about the same, but it's more likely the latter example will be a pleasure to use and to own.<p>When <i>Popular</i> …

Photoshop CC 2014 Keyboard Shortcut Cheat Sheet for Mac Users

Photographer John Coates wanted to become more familiar with the latest default Photoshop CC 2014 keyboard shortcuts, so he created a handy cheat …

Tutorials

F-Stop Explained

Part of becoming a great photographer is understanding the science behind how photographs are captured in the first place. Dylan Bennett makes that …

Photographers Turn to the iPad for Independence

Since its initial launch in 2010, the iPad has been hailed as the future, if not the savior, of mainstream magazines faced with declining sales. …

Knog's Expose Smart Light for iPhone

Despite smartphone camera capabilities encroaching upon and even surpassing the bulk of point-and-shoot cameras on the market, our digital Swiss army knives still have some hardware weak points—even the almighty iPhone. Melbourne, Australia-based Knog, known the world over for their quality bike …

Knives

Builder Selling DIY Plans to a Fletcher-Capstan-Style Table: What Say You?

The Fletcher Capstan table, like the Jupe table before it, has undoubtedly been copied in garages and workshops around the world. And while it's …

This Peel-Away Polaroid Calendar is a Great Gift for Your Instant Photography-Loving Friends

Here’s a wonderful little gift idea (stocking stuffer perhaps?) that’s sure to impress one of the photography lovers on your list this holiday …

How to Capture a Beautiful Watch Product Shot Using Only an iPad for Lighting

Product photography — even when done with cheap gear like this awesome tutorial using an iPhone, an IKEA lamp and some flashlights — usually involves …

Mylio: A Compelling New Way to Organize and Access All Your Photos from Anywhere

One of the most interesting products at this year’s PhotoPlus wasn’t a camera, or a lens, or a quirky accessory hiding in one of the out-of-the-way …

A Taiwanese Home Where the Kitchen Takes the Stage

Located in Kaohsiung city, Taiwan, The Family Playground is a new project completed by House Design studio. The firm renovated the interior of this …

Articles about budget friendly renovation neoclassical home oslo on Dwell.com - Dwell

A pair of designers in Oslo, armed with tricks for introducing color and daylight, remake their compact late-19th-century...<p>Every week, we highlight one amazing Dwell home that went viral on Pinterest.<p>A family enlists Brooklyn design-build firm MADE to renovate a brownstone using surplus and …

Architecture

Turnt Up Chess!

The game of chess has long been an iconic symbol of status and intellect, so why not put your own on display? Mate is a wall-hanging chess board that …

Pixelmater for iPad Offers Up Fast, Streamlined Photo Editing On-The-Go

Pixelmator has long been around on the desktop, finding its niche as a much more affordable (albeit less-polished) version of Adobe Photoshop. But …

TVR Logo Concept

TVR is an independent British manufacturer of sports cars. The company manufactures lightweight sports cars with powerful engines. Irish designer …

25 Most Useful Photography Cheat Sheets – Part1

Here we have collected some very useful Photography Cheat Sheets. I am sure, these diagrams will be very useful for beginners and amateur …

Photography