Ahmed Charh

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THE STREET PHOTOGRAPHY GUIDE

<b>Do you want to learn Street Photography or changing your approach, improving your skills on the street?</b><p><b>The book is divided into three main</b> …

Ultraviolet Beauties: Flawed Portraits by Cara Phillips

Photographer Cara Phillips, based in Brooklyn, shot her series <i>Ultraviolet Beauties</i> by offering free portraits to strangers on the street. The only …

Asymmetrical Faces Revealed Through Mirrored Composites

Turkish photographer Eray Eren takes faces and presents them as triptychs—each panel representing a standard, forward-facing portrait (left photo) along with two additional images that split the original face down the middle and form a mirrored version of the left half of the subject's actual face …

Back Up Your Photos Four Ways!(Or Choose One And Go With It)

If your phone takes a plunge into a puddle, you’re going to wish you’d backed up your irreplaceable photos... The video from the time you met Oprah. …

6 Amazing Tutorials That Will Give You the Perfect Eye Catch-Lights in Your Portraits

There's not too many people who would argue about the fact that striking catch lights in the eyes of your portrait subject really improve the overall …

Big Group? One Light, One Composite - Create A Stunning Group Portrait With Just One Light

Compositing is no beginner’s tactic. Before you dive in, provide time for the proper research and learn the skill set to prior to the job. Like many …

Social Media Tips from Pro Adventure Photographer Lucas Gilman

It isn’t the over 14,000 followers on Instagram or 9,000 on Twitter that made adventure photographer Lucas Gilman a finalist in the 2010 and 2013 Red …

New Guide! Selling Fine Art Photography

In our newest guide, <i>Selling Fine Art Photography,</i> get tips from photographers and industry pros to help grow your fine art sales and increase …

International Garden Photographer of the Year 2014 - in pictures

A selection of some of the entries from various categories in this year’s competition

How To Make Snow in Photoshop with Custom Brushes

Setting aside the runny noses, forget the frozen fingers and the frostbitten toes, and the winter season can lend itself to some pretty magical …

Your Favourite Alcoholic Drinks Put Under a Microscope

While you may easily think these are abstract works by some modern artist, they are not. What these images are, are in fact farthest from that. These …

The Looky Loo: A New Way To Make Kids Look At Your Camera

If you are a photographer specializing in kids and baby photography, or if you're just using your talents to shoot your own kids and family members, …

Photographs that stunned the world: vintage Pulitzer winners

From toddlers disrupting street parades to plane crash near-misses, JFK and a Fidel Castro firing squad, these historic award-winning images capture moments of beauty, horror and despair. Here's a selection of the vintage prints on show at Daniel Blau gallery in London until 29 March

Grimy, Discarded Objects Found in New York City Tell Fascinating Stories

Brooklyn-based photographer Will Ellis pops the trunk of his curious collection of salvaged objects from across New York City’s five boroughs in <i>Lost</i> …

50 Awesome Photography Websites Feature Shoot Recommends for Daily Inspiration

With the demise of our blogroll in our new site design, we thought we’d shine the light on 50 unique photography-based websites that inspire us on a …

How To Retouch Your Portraits Like A Pro

Retouching portraits can be a controversial subject, but it is also very often requested of portrait photographers to edit out minor blemishes and …

Tutorials

How to spot an award-winning sports photograph

The winners of the most prestigious world-wide press photography competition are announced today. This year I won’t be seeing if one of my efforts made it on to the final list, because I have been one of the judges on the Sports panel. Even though I helped edit the 11,000 pictures down to six in …

Photo highlights of the day

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world

Rumor: Samyang to Start Making AF Glass Under a New Logo Very Soon

Third-party lenses are on the rise, there’s no denying that. Between Sigma kicking large amounts of booty with its impressive lineup and Tamron …

A Quick Word On Photography Etiquette

Let me start this off by saying that one of my biggest pet peeves is inconveniencing people, or being inconsiderate to those around me. I’ve always …

Instagram - Tips & Tricks for Small Businesses

If you know Katelyn James - you'll know that she has enormous talent, but more importantly, she has an enormous heart for photographers and her …

Badass Brides: Wedding Photography that Shatters the Mold, by Mike Allebach

If you type Wedding Photography into Google’s Image Search, you’ll be greeted by a flood of Pin-able fairytale wedding photographs for the …

World Press Photo Announces 2014 Contest Winners

The 57th World Press 2014 Photo Contest received 98,671 photographs from over 5,000 photographers, covering over 130 nationalities to compete for …

Photo: An imam performed a naming ceremony for a newborn. Mutougou, Turpan, 2009. “Regardless of how society progresses and no matter how vigorously materialism develops, the needs of the human spirit do not change,” said Wang Qing, who photographed Xinjiang Province's Muslim Uighur minority in China. “The place of religious beliefs in the heart remains essentially the same.” More on Lens: http://nyti.ms/1nvPNEz Photo by Wang Qing

Lust and Marriage: Sweet, Sexy Portraits of Steve McQueen and Neile Adams

Steve McQueen and his wife, Neile, Palm Springs, 1963.<br>John Dominis—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images<p>1 of 3<p>We live in an age filled with <i>way</i> too much …

Mark Twain

The Color Run Responds in Regards to Suing College Photographer

In case you have not heard, earlier today, we published "The Color Run Sues College Photographer After He Asks for Compensation for Image" in which …

Miley Cyrus Bares All (NSFW)

We've been on the Miley Cyrus & Terry Richardson train before. We've seen the photos and the over-exposed whitewalls, but what we haven't seen is …