Justin Lee

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Portraits: Pro Lighting with Cheap Flashlights by Daveed Benito

The color gels used are simply cellophane that comes in rolls at your local craft store, usually meant for gift wrapping. The more you layer the …

A Comprehensive Guide to Protecting Your Photos Online

As a photographer, you obviously want to spend your time focusing on your passion: capturing great images, being creative, and making art. …

Information Systems

Photographers Every Highsnobiety Reader Should Know: Nobuyoshi Araki (NSFW)

Throughout a prolific and contentious career, Tokyo-born Nobuyoshi Araki has delved perhaps further than any other Japanese photographer into the …

Photographer Uses the Golden Ratio to Compose Cinematic Images Full of Drama

As an art student, Jon Sparkman was introduced to the Rule of Thirds, which are guidelines for how to compose an image. Essentially, the picture is divided into a grid, and the intersecting points are where the impactful parts of the picture should take place. Sparkman, however, makes use of its …

The 6 Secrets to Getting the Absolute BEST Wedding Photos

Who better to tell you how to snag amazing photos at your wedding than the guys and gals behind the camera? Here, six photographers share their top secrets to getting wedding photos you'll treasure forever.<p><b>1. Schedule your portrait session at sunset.</b><p>"For those dreamy, glowy photos, plan on having …

Photography

Turning Portraits Into Profits: How to Run a Portrait Photography Business

As a photo rep, I have always had great admiration for the portrait photographer. You are catching people at their worst (“I hate having my picture …

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Organizing a Photoshoot Without a Professional Team

When I first started photography at 15 years old, I didn’t know anything about organizing a team. I would bribe my younger sister into being my model …

Social Media

Beautiful Human and Paper Photographs

Interweaving the portrait and decorative art , the French designer, Mlle Hipolyte has unveiled a new series of works called <i>Nahual</i>. Made in …

9 Lessons Irving Penn Can Teach You About Photography

Truman Capote by Irving Penn © Irving Penn FoundationLately I’ve been studying a lot of fashion photographers. Why? I love how many of them started …

8 Tips You Need to Know to Shoot Better Bridal Portraits

Are you capturing your brides in the best light? Get eight pro tips for taking your bridal photography from standard to stunning. Plus, gain the …

Weddings

8 Ways to Become More Comfortable with Your Street Photography

I know many people who mention that they would like to get involved in street photography, but they can’t get over the initial hump, because they are …

En Sombra // In Shadow - Photographs and text by Jose Luis Barcia Fernandez | LensCulture

<i>Jose Luis Barcia Fernandez is one of the 31 winners and finalists of the LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2015! LensCulture is proud to present the work of these photographers who show us, each in their own way, why street photography today remains as fresh and vibrant as ever!</i><p>I focus my …

Street Photography

Selling Your Fine Art Prints

Paul Marcellini is a highly successful landscape photographer based out of South Florida who makes a living selling both limited and open edition …

Selling

Photography Business - One Year Later

It was little more than one year ago that I sent my final email as a corporate employee. At the time, I didn’t realize what the coming year had in …

Social Media

Marketing 101: Value your Work

How many times have you heard: “<i>You will get exposure in return”</i> for your time, your photograph, or your knowledge?<p>Last week I got an email from a …

Marketing

Opinion: Why Photo Sharing Sites Don't Work As Portfolios

You probably have account or two on somephoto sharing sites. You do this mostly to get feedback and to showcase your work to the world as we all do. …

Web Design

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

Before & After: Uli's New Dream Kitchen

My room makeover::My biggest passion and hobby is cooking. My children and I always cook together which made having a fictional so much more …

Wedding Photography Post Production Workflow Tips And Tricks By Ryan Brenizer

In this video Professional NYC Wedding Photographer Ryan Brenizer shares his post production workflow from start to finish. Ryan walks us through his …

Photography

Wedding Photographers Reveal Their Earliest Photos to Show How Far They’ve Come

Confucius once said that “the journey of a thousand miles begins with one step.” Well, the journey of a thousand weddings begins with one photograph. …

Time I

How We Won a 6-Figure Verdict Against a Vendor-Photographer

As wedding photographers, our clients entrust us with artfully documenting one of the most important days of their lives. In order to do the best …

Weddings

This is Wedding Photographer Sam Hurd’s Impressive Backup Workflow

Washington D.C.-based wedding photographer Sam Hurd has quite a wild backup system for his clients’ images. In an article and video Hurd posted on …

On Feeling Inadequate as a Photographer

My life is pretty good. I live in one of the coolest cities in the world (Toronto), I have a lot of close friends, good family, an amazing girlfriend …

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10 Lessons William Eggleston Has Taught Me About Street Photography

I first heard about William Eggleston through my good friend and talented street photographer Charlie Kirk about a year and a half ago. He mentioned …

8 Ways How Money Can Buy You Happiness in Street Photography

<i>(Pictured above: Leica M9-P Hermes Edition. Only $50,000)</i><p>We are always told that money doesn’t make us happy. Although I like the saying, it isn’t …

Workin' From Home:Perks and Pro-Tips!

Working from home sounds pretty terrific, whether you’re a full-time freelancer or starting a semester of Photo 101!<p>But how do you get work done with …

Work from Home

5 Ways to Change Your Composition For Better Photos

If there is one thing in photography that every photographer can work on, it’s composition. Like many of the other techniques in photography, your …

Digital Photography