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Sony's New XPERIA ZR Smartphone Will Go Skinny Dipping With You

Sony just announced a new XPERIA smartphone labeled the ‘ZR’, which is the latest in a series of dust- and waterproof Android smartphones from the …

Glowing Street Silhouettes in Photo Series 'Shining'

<i>Shining</i> is a series of concept photographs, manipulated to depict glowing human shaped figures. They are typical street scenes, you would find in any …

Comparing the Quality of iPhone Cameras Over the Years

The iPhone has evolved in leaps and bounds since the smartphone first burst onto the scene in 2007, and one of the most impressive ways it has …

Flex Shot Is a Tripod That Doubles As a Stress Ball

When the Gorillapod was announced, creatives were thrilled by just what they could do because of the flexibility that the bendable and posable tripod …

16 Cool Pictures of Sphynx Cats

Some people think hairless cats are cute. Most think they’re atrocious. Regardless of which group you identify with, it’s true that the hairless …

Interesting Photo of the Day: Brave Photographer Captures Wild Polar Bear Swimming

The polar bear: A large, beautiful, and powerful creature, and one you will most likely ever see in a zoo. However, for photographer Joe Bunni, that …

Library of Congress Digitizes Archive of Early 20th Century Panoramic Postcards

Last month, the Library of Congress finally finished a project they started all the way back in 2008: they finished digitizing an archive of 467 …

Weird and Wonderful

This collection of zooids (dactylozooids (the hunters), gastrozooids (the eaters), gonozooids (the reproducers) and the pneumatophores (the sailors) …

How to Get Great Photo Effects With Camera Shutter Speed

Shutter speed is one of the three pillars of the exposure triangle along with aperture and ISO. It is also one of the fundamental ways that we can …

First Impressions: Zeiss Touit 32mm f1.8 (Fujifilm X)

The world is full of dreary lenses. Most of the new ones, today, are refreshes of the old. So when Zeiss invited us to try something new, my interest …

How to Do DIY Dust Cleaning Surgery on 6 Popular Canon and Nikon Lenses

Here’s a question I get asked about 15 times a week: “How can I get the dust out of my lens?” The right answer is <i>you don’t</i>. All lenses have dust in …

Airborne Beverages Captured Using an iPhone

High speed photography has truly unlocked the floodgates of the most brilliant, imaginative, and novel ideas. On the other side of the spectrum, …

The Top 8 Reasons Why I’m a Big Believer in 35mm Lens Photography

After two years of testing, renting, buying and selling just about every level of Nikon and Canon lenses and cameras, I have learned quite a bit …

How to Jumpstart Your Photography With Self Assignments

As photographers who wish to improve our art, chances are we always looking for opportunities to practice our craft. The problem is, our practice …

Review: Tap and Dye Legacy Camera Neck/Shoulder Strap 44"

We previously reviewed the Tap and Dye Legacy Wrist Strap, and though we had some complaints about it the strap overall is still quite an excellent …

Focus-Stacked Macro Photos of Bugs by Photographer Nicolas Reusens

Photographer Nicolas Reusens has always been interested in insects, so when he purchased his first DSLR three years ago, he immediately dove into the …

Photos of the Variety of Characters You’re Likely to Run Into at McDonald’s

Photographer Nolan Conway‘s project <i>Happy Meals</i> is all about finding unique people in one of the world’s most commonplace locations on earth: …

25 Amazing Tulip Field Pictures

Tulips fields are so overwhelmingly colorful, as if someone had spilled paint instead of planting flowers. They’re a sight every photographer should …

21 Pictures of Dogs Surviving Bath Time

Even the happiest dogs tend to look sad and traumatized during bath time. Some dogs try to sneak away when they sense a bath coming, while others …

Star Trails and the Best of Light Stalking this Week

Each week we compile the best articles posted to Light Stalking, weekly photo contests, notable forum topics and great shots uploaded by our rapidly …

Camera Captures What It’s Like to Get Eaten by a Grizzly Bear

When Brad Josephs took his GoPro camera out in beautiful Alaska, he was probably trying to get majestic footage of Grizzly bears for the BBC’s Great …

20 Colorful Beach Umbrella Pictures

Beach umbrellas are supposedly for shade, but they’re often more like decorative pieces, like a giant flower bouquets for the beach. They look …

Make your Photos Sparkle with GIMP

A Guest Contribution by Anotherphotograpbynoob.com. What this tutorial will show you In short: how I made the photo on the right become the photo on …

Photos of 'It Girl' Kate Upton on Vogue

Kate Upton is no doubt the “it” girl for now. As her star continues to shine incredibly bright, no less than photographer extraordinaire Mario …

A Time-Lapse and Footage of the Tornado That Struck Oklahoma

A devastating tornado struck Moore, Oklahoma on Monday, May 20, 2013. It was reportedly over 2 miles wide at one point, and covered 20 miles during …

The Polaroid Years

Prestel‘s new book, The Polaroid Years: Instant Photography and Experimentation, is filled with Polaroid images from artists ranging from Ansel Adams …

28 Cool Pictures of Glowing Cats’ Eyes

The Cheshire Cat from Alice in Wonderland wasn’t entirely fictional. Cats really do seem invisible sometimes, all except for their glowing eyes. …

5 Tips To Make Your Photos More Compelling

Do you want your photographs to be more eye catching, but don't know where to begin? For starters, you can try a few of these simple composition tips …