Ali Stephens

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Post-Processing Trends in Wedding Photography

Wedding photography, much like the entire business of weddings, is highly influenced by the ebb and flow of trends. They come, they go, and they’re …

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

Heavy, Beautiful Photos Document The Love of a Dying Young Mom

© Preston Gannaway/Concord Monitor<p>© Preston Gannaway/Concord Monitor<p>When Carolynne St. Pierre, a maternity nurse known for her keen wit, was …

A Short and Sweet Video Tutorial on How to Capture a Night Sky Time-Lapse with Your DSLR

UK-based videographer Cal Thomson recently got into astrophotography and creating time-lapses of the starry night sky. After receiving good responses …

The Creativity Field Guide: 100+ Creative Photography Ideas

Get Inspired & Conquer Creative Block!<p>Get over 100 ideas, all in one place, and take your photography to new heights!<p>No Risk! 60 Day Money Back …

12 Ways to Boost Your Creativity & Inspiration. Try Cross-Training For Photographers!

Cross-training, it’s not just for athletes anymore!<p>If you’ve done much in the way of preparing for a sporting event or stared in confusion at your …

Creativity

Creativity, touch and feel

I wrote recently about how tablets and mobile phones were far more than mere consumption devices. Today, I’d like to share an example of exactly what …

The web has stolen my creativity. What I need is the time and space to think …

I have an admission. A declaration, maybe. I’ve had to step off the world for a few weeks. It’s all spinning too fast, and there’s no place to rest, no island, no solace, nowhere to spare a few hours passed out between a battle to fall asleep and being woken again long before dawn by a tornado …

Mark Zuckerberg

Foxcatcher: the ‘uneasy relationship between money and creativity’

Foxcatcher begins with victory: two brothers, two gold medals for wrestling at the 1984 Olympics. This fleeting glory, though, is the beginning of the end. Over the next two hours, Bennett Miller’s film dismantles the American dream, dragging Mark and Dave Schultz into a pit of disillusionment, …

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How To Transform Your Problem-Solving And Creativity

“Creative people have considerable cognitive flexibility, communicate easily, are intellectually curious, and tend to let their impulses flow freely.”<p>…

Creativity

Tech Resolutions, the iPhone, and Creativity — Tools and Toys

Welcome to this week’s edition of our Friday Quality Linkage column. Please enjoy this week’s collection of interesting and entertaining links Brew a …

15 Motivational Posters to Kick Start Your Creativity

If you feel like you're stuck in a rut, check out these motivational posters by Be Happy. The company believes that “Words are Powerful” and they've put inspirational sentences on everything from posters and t-shirts to cards and mugs. Like Ira Glass's great advice for creatives, these powerful …

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Pulitzer Winning Photographer David Turnley’s Advice to a Class of Photojournalism Students

I had a wonderful opportunity today in that I got to enjoy the company of Pulitzer Prize-winner photojournalist David Turnley in the setting of my …

Food Photography Tips | The Basics Of Food Photography

Food photography has been booming in the recent years with many photographers ditching portrait and wedding gigs to concentrate their whole business …

Snapwire Collaborates with Adobe to Feature New Creative SDK

Snapwire‘s mission is to make photo selling ‘human again,’ which is why creative collaboration between image makers and the brands/companies that …

Ultimate Photo Playlist: Songs That Really Click

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Video: On Fear, Photography Books and Asking Yourself Why You Take Pictures

The folks over at <i>F8 Photography</i> recently got a chance to sit down with well-known, love-him-or-hate-him street photographer Eric Kim. And whatever …

How to Photograph the Long, Winding Railroads

Railroad tracks reach to infinity effortlessly. There are modern, state of the art rail systems. Tracks that have been used through long standing, …

The Coolest Collection of Photography Links from Around the Web

With another week passing us by, we find Toad Hollow Photography searching the internet for links to the very best tutorials, special features, …

Landscape Photography

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 …

Landscape Photography

Black & White Photography Techniques

Black and white photography is a rewarding and challenging field of artistic photography. Even people who don’t care about photography can find …

Landscape Photography

Tutorial: Easily Focus-Stack Using a Photoshop Feature You Probably Didn’t Know About

Focus stacking is a fairly common technique used in the world of macro photography, but the process of focus stacking isn’t always a straightforward …

How Do You Advertise to an Ad Agency? Put Up a Billboard Right Across the Street

Here's one way to pitch your design studio directly to an ad agency: Buy a billboard right across the street from the shop.<p>Intridea, a D.C.-based …

How to Photograph Pets: 16 Tips to Capture the Perfect Shot

Photographing pets is a bit more challenging than photographing people. It is due to their unpredictable nature, and due to the fact that they don’t …

Pets

Life After Dark: Helpful Tips for Street Photography at Night

To the surprise of no one, the topic of light is relatively common here on Light Stalking; search the archives and you can easily find plenty of …

Street Photography

Create Stunning Coastal Landscapes with These 7 Tips

Are you on your way to the coast for some stunning landscapes? Consider the following tips before your next beach photography adventure:<p>1. <b>Try</b> …

17 Great Examples of Low Light Urban Photography

en_US<p>article<p>While night photography in the city presents its own unique challenges for the photographer, it's also something that most of us will …

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These Lighting Patterns Will Make Your Portrait Photographs Rock

Familiarizing yourself with different lighting patterns isn't just to help you diversify your portrait portfolio. Depending on what you are trying …

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