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18 Interesting Pictures of Irish Wolfhounds

Irish Wolfhounds are one of the most interesting looking dog breeds, and with their wiry coats and large stature, they can look very menacing from …

Dog Breeds

Friday Happy Hour: How Photo Assistants Can Ensure Fair Rates

Tons of tips in this week’s Friday Happy Hour, including advice for photo assistants on talking money, how to prepare an estimate, lighting …

Man Attacked and Killed by the Beaver He Was Trying to Photograph

When snapping pictures of wild animals in the great outdoors, there are some animals that photographers generally know to be careful around. These …

First Sample Images from the RhinoCam

A while back we reported on the RhinoCam. It’s an accessory that takes a Medium Format lens (Mamiya 45mm f2.8) and a Sony NEX camera then allows you …

How to Avoid Ugly Newton Rings When Doing Nikon Glass Scanning

The Nikon Coolscan 9000ED scanner is an excellent scanner. The included holders are of a very good standard and many extremely useful and high …

Tips For Taking Better Food Photos

Have you ever been flipping through a magazine or browsing the internet and seen an image of an entrée that instantly made your mouth water? A good …

Trick Photography eBook and Video Course

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

PBS Arts Takes a Look at How Photoshop is ‘Remixing The World’

It’s hard to fathom the effect that Photoshop and digital retouching has had on our world. Limitations placed on artists and photographers in …

Creative Market Launches PS Extension, Lets You Buy Your Assets In-App

Following on the heels of a similar announcement by Adobe itself, design marketplace Creative Market has announced that it too has set up an in-app …

This Incredible Collection of Photography Links Will Put a Smile on Your Face

Nothing seems to make the Toad happier than being able to hop around the internet looking for great links to share with everyone. This week's list of …

‘Can I Take Your Picture?’: How to Talk to Strangers Without Upsetting Your Mother

Photographing strangers can be a daunting proposition. It was one of the focuses of the workshops I held in NYC this past summer. What if they get …

NYC Auction Houses Sell $30.8M in Photo Auctions in One Week, Set Records

In the first week of April, the three major auction houses in New York managed to post over $30 million in photography sales, showing that the …

Unsung hero of photography Thurston Hopkins turns 100

Late last year, the photojournalist Thurston Hopkins crossed my mind. I checked him out on Wikipedia and was surprised to find no entry. In fact …

How to Take Quality Product Shots for an Online Store

There are many niches in photography, but one we don’t talk about often is taking product photos. Even though these types of shots don’t fall under …

The History of Photoshop as Told by Its Founding Fathers

Back in 2010, Adobe put out a short documentary called “Startup Memories — The Beginning of Photoshop” to celebrate the program’s 20-year anniversary …

Improve Your Portrait Photography With Purpose And Passion

Becoming a photographer is lot more than acquiring expensive cameras and an extensive lighting collection. To truly be a photographer, one must have …

Photography

Portrait Lighting Basics with a One Light Setup

A one light setup is simple yet effective—and apparently, easy to do, as Jay P Morgan from The Slanted Lens explains it. He starts off by saying that …

Top 15 Photoshop Tools Every Photographer Should Know

Photoshop is a magnificent tool that can help you save time and money by editing images in an efficient manner. Unfortunately, the learning curve for …

Kodak Instamatic camera turns 50

The revolutionary camera that made photography a snap was introduced in March 1963.<p>ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Eastman Kodak Co.'s revolutionary Instamatic camera, which celebrates its 50th anniversary this month, is defined by its name: easy to use, simply and smartly designed and ready for the fleeting …