Brian Goldfain

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Super Trippy Abstract Time-Lapse Covers Everything from Riots to Decaying Roadkill

There are times where words don’t do a piece of artwork justice. Such is the case with <i>Circle of Abstract Ritual</i>: a trippy, creepy and downright weird …

The week in wildlife – in pictures

An elephant bull attacking a hippopotamus, butterflies fighting and deforestation are among this week's pick of images from the natural world

How Do You Photograph a Jet Flying 300-400mph? Throw 30,000W of Flash at It!

Yuri Arcurs, the world’s top-selling microstock photographer, will go to great lengths to prove he’s right, and the video above is a great case in …

Supermodels, Marilyn Monroe and a wall of moons – Paris Photo in pictures

Weegee catches Marilyn in the act, Herb Ritts snaps Cindy, Naomi et al in the nude, and Edward Burtynsky shows rice paddies in all their splendour. Here are the best bits from the 17th Paris Photo exhibition, which opened on Thursday at the Grand Palais and features contemporary and vintage work …

Olympus OM-D E-M1 vs Panasonic GX7

The double life of cosplayers – in pictures

Klaus Pichler’s striking photographs reveal the double identities of costume enthusiasts. Most would describe themselves as cosplayers – people who dress as characters from shows and comics – although his photographs capture other costumed sub-cultures, too, from furries to LARPers. Here are a few …

Inspirational women for a girl to look up to - in pictures

Photographer Jaime Moore wanted to mark her daughter's fifth birthday but before switching on the camera, she came up with an alternative to dressing up as a princess – the dream of most girls of her age

Bold Concert Photographer Criticized for His Disruption, But the Results are Impressive

The argument over whether or not to use a flash when shooting a live concert comes down to two distinct issues, one technical and the other ethical. …

Fujifilm Will Soon Discontinue 3×4 Instant B&W Film, Photogs Fight Back

Fujifilm has confirmed that it will soon stop production of its FP-3000B film, which means that the only black-and-white instant film currently …

Breathtaking Aurora Time-Lapse Captures the Northern Lights Over the Rockies

Here’s a two-minute time-lapse escape into the Rocky Mountains for those of you still stuck at the office today. Because last Friday, while us …

9 Tips to Keep Your Camera Safe While Traveling

For those of us who find ourselves traveling frequently with our photography gear, we are always looking for easier and better ways to keep our …

Sport picture of the day: toughing it out at the Arm-wrestling World Cup

Jonny Weeks<p>First published on Sun 10 Nov 2013 08.43 EST

Experimenting with Product Photography

Every genre of photography comes with its own set of challenges. But perhaps one of the most difficult genres is product photography. In product …

Photographing the worlds most secluded tribes before they pass away

Photography Jimmy Nelson's TED talk on his project of photographing the worlds most secluded tribes before they pass away

Instagram Fills Up with Batkid Photos as SF Helps Bring a Young Boy’s Dream to Life

Yesterday a young boy named Miles, better known now as Batkid, inspired the world and probably became the most photographed child on Earth, if only …

BTS: Tyler Shields Explains How He Got Zachary Quinto to Risk His Life for a Photo

One of the things big time photographers are phenomenal at is getting their subjects to trust their judgement implicitly. Of course, how far does …

Jason Vaughn: Hide

<i>This week we are sharing work submitted to Lenscratch…</i><p>I first saw Jason Vaughn‘s work at the Wisconsin Triennial exhibition, which is currently on …

Fascinating Album Featuring 1,500 Vintage Mugshots Goes for $10K at Auction

This tattered old photo album containing a fascinating collection of some 1,500 mugshots taken over one hundred years was recently sold by the Swann …

Strangers: A Bizarre Series of Composite Portraits, Each Made Up of 200 Close-Ups

Photographer Pelle Cass is fond of composites. The set of so-called ‘single frame time-lapses’ he put together for his <i>Selected People</i> series has gone …

42 Great Photos and Photography Links from the Last 7 Days

As another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by, Toad Hollow Photography has been focused on finding links to the best tutorials, …

Stunning Fashion Shoot on Location in Nepal (Behind the Scenes)

Nepal is known for its vast, sweeping landscapes; it’s home to Arun Valley, the deepest valley the world, Sagarmatha National Park, a wooded …

The Landscape of Murder – audio slideshow | Art and design | The Observer

Panoramic Mosaic of Saturn Photographed by NASA Satellite

On July 19, 2013, the sun slipped behind Saturn from the perspective of NASA’s Cassini spacecraft, granting Cassini the opportunity to use its …

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 …

Black & White Photography

The ZEISS 55mm f/1.4 Otus, a Very ‘Scharf’ Lens Indeed

I’m probably setting myself up for a replay of the Exo Tria Arxidia scene, but my friend Bernhard introduced me to the German term <i>scharf</i> the other …