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Bodypainters Beautifully Blend Human Bodies into Nature

Using absolutely no Photoshop, bodypainters Leonie Gen and Joerg Duesterwald worked with photographers Laila Pregizer and Uwe Schmida in seamlessly integrating the human body into natural landscapes. Called <i>Metamorphosis</i>, the project blends naked models into everything from rock formations to curly …

Calendars

Dresses Made of Words

Norway-based ad agency Kitchen certainly knows how to make us do a double-take! Using that old adage – “sex sells” – they dress up beautiful blond women in transparent gowns, made of nothing but words in different typefaces. Created for fashion magazine Alt for Damene, the dresses' message is …

Typography

Photographer Overlays Photos, Creates a Window to the Past

Hungarian artist and photographer Kernyi Zoltn compares images from the past to the present in his series titled <i>Ablak a Mltra</i>, translated as <i>Window to the Past</i>. The photographer takes images from Fortepan, a site with an online collection of amateur photos from 1900 through the 1990's, and overlays …

Photography

IsItNude is a New Site That Can Figure Out if a Photo Contains Nudity

A new website, IsItNude.com, has set out on a mission to help identify whether or not photographs contain nudity. California-based algorithm company, …

What is the best Leica M for you?

I think the best Leica M is Minolta CLE :D<p>Zeiss Ikon ZM (yes I am fully expecting Bellamy to have another go at me for saying so.)<p>I fully agree ! The …

Explore and Experience the Photos of Richard Avedon on Your iPad

Want to experience the work of one of the greatest American portrait photographers on your iPad? Check out Avedon, an official app created by the …

Luxi For All

<b>Luxi For All</b> is a small attachment for smartphones and tablets which works with a <b>FREE</b> app to turn your device into an incident light meter. When …

How to Make Your Black-and-White Images Pop With Lightroom 6

What we know today as the process of photography had its start at the beginning of the 19th century. Back then, the process was really complicated. …

8 best wide-angle prime lenses for Canon DSLRs

To celebrate the 100th issue of PhotoPlus magazine we're running this summary of its latest lens roundup. The test team has taken eight Canon-fit …

Cameras

Popular Android Camera App Camera51 Hits iOS to Help You Frame Pleasing Shots

The camera app Camera51 has become quite popular among Android users since launching in October of last year, scoring more than one million downloads …

It’s Guest Blog Wednesday featuring Nick Fancher!

<i>Photo by Chris Keels</i>Hello everyone. My name is Nick Fancher and I’m your guest blogger today. In case you don’t know me (which is likely the case), I …

Living Rooms

Review of Breakthrough Photography's X3 ND Filters

“<i>Sunglasses for your camera</i>” may very well be the best way to describe what a neutral density (ND) filter does for your photography. They allow for …

Landscape Photography

Сезон шашлыков открыт! 8 оригинальных и простых маринадов для идеального мяса.

<b>Классический маринад</b><br>Ингредиенты на 1 кг мяса: 3-4 ст. л. 9%-го уксуса, 1 ч. л. сахара, 3-4 луковицы, 1,5 стакана воды, черный и красный перец, …

10 Portrait Photographers You Should Follow Right Now on 500px

It's time to discover some incredible portraiture. Whether you're going to use it to inspire other forms of art, or you just want to see 10 examples of portrait photography at its absolute best, these talented 500px photographers know what it means to capture deep emotion, mystery, personality, and …

Photographing Stars Using a Kit Lens

Looking at a starry sky while sitting in the open is always a soothing experience, but shooting those stars is a much better one. Have you seen those …

Photography

Best manual camera apps for iPhone

Obscura's tagline is, "There's always a better camera then the one you have with you. And that's Obscura" – and they wouldn't be wrong!<p>The Obscura …

Playfully Sensual Rococo Portraits Captured In-Studio with Thousands of Real Flowers (NSFW)

In a photography world increasingly prone to “fixing it in post,” <b>Alexia Sinclair</b> stands as a beacon to the hardworking artist who accepts nothing …

How to Shoot Large Products on a White Background

London-based interdisciplinary photographer Sean Tucker has created a helpful three-part video tutorial that teaches the basics of shooting larger …

‘The Cut’: A Stop-Motion That Offers a Cross-Section Look Into Fruits and Vegetables

Photographer Carl Pendle created this clever stop-motion titled “The Cut” that offers an interesting perspective into different fruits and vegetables.<p>…

The new iOS app that brings back the old days of photography

Before digital photography took off, taking snaps was a question of pushing a button and then waiting days or weeks to see the finished results, once …

Fyuse is a ‘Spatial Photo’ App That Lets You Capture and Share Your World in 3D

Fyuse is a new “spatial photography” app that wants to be the Instagram of 3D photos. Capture a dynamic photo by moving your phone around during …

pixelstick | creative photography done bright

The slot that runs down pixelstick’s back means you can mount things to pixelstick (and vice versa) to your heart's content using 1/4-20 UNC nuts & …

Light Painting Brushes Aims to Equip Lightpainters with a Standard Set of Tools

Photographer Jason D. Page has been capturing light painting photography for years, and over the past 3 years he has also been working on a new …

The Prynt Case Turns Your Smartphone into an Instant Camera… and Then Some

Instant photography is making a big comeback lately. As both the success of The Impossible Project and the popularity of Fuji’s most recent Instax …

How to Sharpen Photos using Adobe Lightroom

We all want tack-sharp images. Our cameras and lenses can only do so much for us, and once a photograph is <i>out</i> of the camera, the process of …

Master the Art of Panning With These 9 Useful Tips

Panning is a technique where you pan your camera to follow the motion of your subject and render motion blur to the background but capture the …

Shutter Speed

For Archeology Buffs - Ancient Places and Sites Perfect for Photography

Angkor Wat, Cambodia<p>Built sometime in the 12th century by Khmer King Suryavarnman II, Angkor Wat is one of the world’s most preserved temples and …