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5 Peculiar Principles to Live By as a Photographer

I’d like to think that as I age I get wiser. I sure hope so because I want to be a better person every day! Lately I’ve been pondering about …

Photography

Street Photography Quick Links: July 2015

Street Photography Quick Links is a compilation of Links, Projects, News, Videos, Events, or anything that is related to street photography or …

Street Photography

9 Photo Composition Tips as Applied to Steve McCurry's Photography

Screenshot taken from the video<p>The folks over at COOPH have put together a video highlighting photo composition tips based on the work of famed …

One Of The Most Misunderstood Things About Depth of Field!

When I photograph wildlife, birds, race cars, moving objects of any kind, I most often with a large aperture – usually between f/2.8 and f/4 or f/5.6 …

Depth Of Field

8 Tips for Photographing the Perfect Headshot - for Yourself

Having an awesome headshot is a great way to express yourself to your potential clients. You want your headshot to show a bit of your personality or …

How to Photograph People: 7 Tips for Photographers Who Never Photograph People

No matter what type of photography you specialize in or prefer, at some point you will find yourself having to photograph a human, or multiple …

Typographer’s typefaces

The 25 most admired typefaces by typographers, type designers and letterers.<p>In case you missed our most popular post from last year, here it is again. It’s also been translated into Japanese.<p>Selecting the right typeface makes all the difference to effective design and communication. But with over 100,000 font families to pick from it can be a daunting task. There are some excellent guides on how to choose a typeface and helpful methods for pairing typefaces but in order to apply these …

Re: If You Don’t Want Your Photos Stolen, Don’t Post Them on the Internet

“If you don’t want your photos stolen, don’t post them on the Internet.”<p>This is an argument I have heard over and over again, mostly from people who …

Wireless flash brings iPhone photography out of dark ages

LAS VEGAS — The iPhone is the most popular camera in the world. But it still sucks at flash photography.<p>Knog, the Austrialian company that makes those kickass bike lights, wants to make your nighttime iPhone pics a little bit better this year: Its newest lighting revelation is called Expose, and …

Want To Be A Professional Photographer? DIY Photography

Everyone is a professional photographer these days right?<p>Well, if you want to add some legitimacy to that claim, there are a handful of specific …

A Few of Our Favorite Camera Accessories — Tools and Toys

When you buy a camera, it usually comes with all the necessary accessories right out of the box. But, to be blunt, the included accessories are …

The iPod is gone, but not forgotten

Apple finally killed off the original, click wheel, hard drive iPod this week. A lot of people barely noticed, because we were too busy gawking at a watch that isn't really a watch. However, for a generation of music-lovers, the iPod was <i>the</i> consumer electronics product of the last decade. It …

Fan Ho’s Fantastic Black-and-White Street Photographs of 1950s Hong Kong

Photographer Ho Fan has been shooting black and white street photography since the 1950s. At the time, he was living in the poor, rundown Central …

31 Fascinating Photography Links for Quick Inspiration

As another exciting week passes us by, Toad Hollow Photography has been seeking to find the best photography and articles to share here with …

Using Composition to Create More Powerful Portraits

As part of my series on portrait photography, in this article, I will discuss composition, one of the most important aspects of creating a good …

YouTube

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The Myths About Olympus Micro Four Thirds System

I am sure if you lurk around online photography forums, you will find certain assumptions on the inferiority of using smaller sensor systems such as …

Shooting Landscape with a Portrait Lens - Olympus 45mm f/1.8

<b>F</b>irst of all, let me clarify it to you that there cannot be one lens for only one purpose in digital era of photography. A macro lens is very …

Somebody Flew a Drone Into a Fireworks Display and This Is What Happened

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to fly through a fireworks display?<p>This video, shot from a drone with an on-board camera, shows exactly …

Drones

Viral Video: The Mind-Boggling Possibilities of ‘Solar Roadways’ Are Pretty Exciting, Even If You Don’t Buy Into Climate Change

If you haven’t heard about “Solar Roadways” and all the possibilities that the emerging technology comes with, this viral video from the guys behind the initiative is a good place to start. The video had more than 1.3 million views as of Friday afternoon:<p>There is currently a crowdfunding campaign …