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By Antonio M. Rosario | all photo, all the time

Unknown Unknowns Come Sweeping in: On Geoff Dyer’s “The Street Philosophy of Garry Winogrand”

THERE ARE CERTAIN, what we might call, Rumsfeldian issues that hover around the life and work of Garry Winogrand: there are known knowns, there are …

Street Photography

205 Things for Photographers to Think About

Being a photographer can be very rewarding, but at times it can be tough to get motivated and keep up the positive mindset we need. From newbies to …

Why I Use Getty Images to Sell My Photos

By doing a quick calculation, my photos make up 0.002% of the still images available on GettyImages.com. Which means I have 1,600 photos for sale out …

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Eight ‘rules’ of photography that are worth breaking

In 1955, 36-year-old photographer William Eugene Smith travelled to Pittsburgh on what was meant to be a three-week assignment, but which became a …

Zack Arias on Unsplash and the 'race to the bottom'

When commercial photographer Zack Arias first heard about Unsplash—an image sharing website where photographers share high quality work 100% royalty …

Travel and Landscape Photography is Deeply Therapeutic to Me

My name is Ethan Chin. I’m a 17 year old landscape and travel photographer from Toronto, Canada. I started shooting landscapes seriously a little …

The Picture That Changed My Life: Interview with David Hurn

<i>David Hurn has been an important figure in the British (and international) photographic community for decades. Alongside a successful and widely-published career as a photographer, Hurn also set up the highly renowned School of Documentary Photography in Newport, Wales. In 1989, he left the program</i> …

Street Photography

Ethical Dilemmas and The Documentary Photographer: An In-Depth Interview with J. Ross Baughman

<i>“Noose, Rhodesia” © J. Ross Baughman. This is part of a 1977 documentary that won Baughman a Pulitzer prize.</i><p>If there was ever anyone in the world of …

Kent State

The Lab Box Lets Any Film Photographer Develop Film in Daylight

There’s something very exciting in the mix for film photographers today: a brand new Kickstarter called Lab Box wants to allow photographers to …

Photography

The Photographic Inspirations Behind Moonlight, 2016’s Best Picture

One of the founding myths in the history of cinema (and it <i>is</i> likely a myth) centers on the screening of a 50-second, black-and-white silent film made by the Lumière Brothers showing the arrival of a train at a station. When the film was first shown, in the 1890s, this seemingly banal scene was …

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Review: Wolverine F2D Mighty 20MP 7-in-1 Film to Digital Converter

With analog film photography on the rise, there is obviously the need and want for many city dwelling photographers with little room in apartments to …

Inside the Development of Light, the Tiny Digital Camera That Outperforms DSLRs

The creator of the new Light digital camera explains how he made it work Photo: Gabriela Hasbun Photo: Sue Tallon <b> T</b> <b>he best digital cameras today are</b> …

Mobile Photography

The Updated Nikon 70-200mm f2.8 Features 4 Stops of VR

Portrait, wildlife, and sports photographers will be thrilled to learn that Nikon has announced the latest update to its hugely popular, widely used …

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A Complete 30 Minutes Night Timelapse Tutorial That Covers Everything You Need To Know

Taking a time-lapse is a complex task. Unlike a photo, which you can chimp and (usually) retake, retaking a time-lapse is not as trivial. This is why …

How Much Resolution Do You Really Need?

The spec sheets on today’s flagship digital cameras are impressive to say the least. Nikon offers 36, Sony 42, and Canon’s 5DS a staggering 51 …

Melanie Metz: Davie

Sometimes work crosses my path that makes me want to see more. and more. and a little bit more. With the work of Melanie Metz, I haven’t yet put my …

Five Excellent Pocket Cameras for the Serious Photographer

The idea of a companion camera isn’t a new one, and in the digital age it isn’t tough to have one with a high quality sensor, lens and pocketability. …

Hasselblad X1D: Very early shooting impressions (with full size samples)

Firstly, Selamat Hari Raya to my local readers! Secondly, and perhaps of more importance to the global audience, about 36 hours ago, the X1D arrived …

This is How Having Patience In Photography Will Get You Better Shots

They say patience is a virtue. Sadly not all of us can be so virtuous, time is money and if it’s not it’s still precious. As photographers we often …

10 Stop Neutral Density Filter Review

Neutral density filters reduce the amount of light reaching the camera's imaging sensor. The light reduction is even across the visible spectrum (or …

Artist Spends 100s Hours Drawing Hyperrealistic Art Using Renaissance Techniques

You could be forgiven for thinking that these portraits are photographs, but believe it or not they’re actually drawings by Italian artist Emanuele …

I left Canon for Sony and I expect I am not the last to do so...

An article to end all articles.<p>It’s really not, but I feel like the potential for a flame-war and s–t storm is so great that I have to put on a …

WD’s Wireless Pro Drive Comes with Built-in WiFi, an SD Slot, and USB 3.0

For photographers, the Western Digital My Passport Wireless Pro is a hard drive that’s actually worth getting excited over. With built-in WiFi, an SD …

The best light modifiers for on-camera flash photography

Flash photography is often frowned upon. The blinding, flat light of an on-camera flash is about the least flattering light possible. Even with …

The hidden life story of the iconic 'Migrant Mother'

Migrant Mother<p>"A legend of the strength of American motherhood"<p>Dorothea Lange's 1936 photograph of a worried migrant mother is the single most iconic …

Best Small Micro Four Thirds and Mirrorless Camera Bags

How to make difficult hair selections in Photoshop CC

If you photograph people or even furry animals, then at some point you’re probably going to have to make some kind of hair selection that lets you …