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10 Lightroom features you may not know about

No matter how well you <i>think</i> you know Adobe Lightroom, this video probably still has something to teach you about Adobe's photo editing and digital …

Tutorials

House Brotero / phdd arquitectos

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> In a neighbourhood of small buildings this project was always developed with the intention of a careful …

Architecture

What to Do When Your Photography Plans Don't Work Out

Being a landscape photographer means that the most meticulous or sometimes frivolous thing we do is pre-plan. Sometimes, these plans are our way to …

Photography

Three Quick Nature Photography Tips

Over the many years I’ve been writing the OP Photo Tip of the Week, I’ve covered diverse topics, targeted tips for the beginner, wrote a ton for the …

Landscape Photography

How to Find and Read Good Natural Light for Portrait Photography

Light makes or breaks a photo, and when you're shooting natural light, being able to find the right kind is crucial to getting the shots you want. …

Photography

Vibrant Fashion and Beauty Photography by Igor Butskhrikidze

Marvelous portraits by <b>Igor Butskhrikidze</b>, talented self-taught photographer, retoucher, artist and music producer from Pskov, Russia. Igor focuses on …

Photography

These Are The Classic Focal Lengths For The Classic Photography Genres

One of the best parts of getting serious about photography is discovering everything you can achieve with a broad array of lenses. It can be …

Cameras

A handy guide to making awesome photos

Kainaz Amaria • October 29, 2015<p>Visual storytelling is really vital to reach a wider audience. It’s how more and more people are communicating.<p>This post will guide you through the most important elements of it.<p><b>Photography is a language</b><p>What do I mean by this? There is a method to creating images and …

Landscape Photography

Five Things Painters Do That Photographers Should Be Doing Too

The best creatives take inspiration from areas other than the discipline they are working in, and photographers should be no different. Have you ever …

Creativity

Ronald Jansen Captures the Beauty of Netherlands Through Stunning Landscapes

Gorgeous nature, travel and city scenes of Holland by <b>Ronald Jansen</b>, self-taught photographer and traveler currently based in Enschede, The …

Photography

Moody, Fashion and Lifestyle Portait Photography by Katie Charlesworth

<b>Katie Charlesworth</b> is a talented photographer, retoucher and student from Orlando, Florida who currently lives in Houston, Texas. Katie focuses on …

Photography

9 countries that are relatively easy for Americans to move to

When it's time to leave the country for a spell — half a year, maybe, or for the rest of your life, who knows? — your very bones tell you. Your feet twitch. You fidget. You start absentmindedly petting any globes you come across. That urge to pick up and go is a powerful sensation. Then your brain …

Immigration

This tip will save you hours of color matching in photoshop

Here is a quick little tip that can save you hours and hours of color matching in photoshop. Surprisingly, it does not involve reviewing real colors …

Tutorials

This Photographer Spends Hours in Museums Matching People to Famous Artworks

These resulting photos are mesmerizingly beautiful<p>For the past two and a half years, Austrian photographer Stefan Draschan has spent hours chasing after museum patrons to get the perfect shot. He isn't a street-style photographer but rather the mastermind behind the popular blog People Matching …

Artists

Adobe’s new version of Lightroom lets you resume editing anywhere

Say hello to Lightroom CC<p>Adobe’s best photography management and editing app is evolving in a big way today. The company announced an all-new cloud-connected version of Lightroom with a more approachable look and feel, and a deep connection to the mobile app that will let you progressively edit a …

Tutorials

The Sony Story No One Tells, Not Even Sony | It’s Not In Our Nature To Snuff Out The Fire

I once said of the Sony a9 that it’s the kind of camera you imagine is built in a world of matrices by men in white suits who have number tags in …

Imaging

This App Lets You Upload to Instagram Directly From Your Desktop

Windowed is a simple new app that finally lets you upload to Instagram directly from your Mac or PC desktop.<p>Created by photographer and programmer …

Apps

This App Turns Your Smartphone Into a Lightroom Control Panel

Control Room is a new app that turns your smartphone or tablet into an external control panel for Lightroom photo editing. This means you can control …

How to Make Perfect Carbonara Every Time

Step 1: Abandoned doubt and fight your instincts<p>It has bacon, it has eggs, it has cheese, it has carbs. Why isn’t spaghetti carbonara the most …

Italian Food
Color Management

15 Essential Camera Shots, Angles and Movements

Sareesh Sudhakaran has divided 15 essential camera shots into three groups of 5 each: Angles, Shot Sizes and Motion. Together, you can create an …

Photography

Jardin Fluo by Elena Iv-skaya

Russian photographer Elena Iv-skaya is back with a new exotic photography series full of colors. <i>Jardin Fluo</i> immerses us in a pop and amazonian …

Photography

Incredible Travel Landscape Photography by Cuma Cevik

<b>Cuma Cevik</b> is a talented 27-year-old photographer, retoucher and traveler currently based in Ankara, Turkey. Cuma focuses on landscaping, he shoots …

Photography

Alissa Volchkova designs porcelain bowls to look like paint blobs

Aiming to "push the limits" of porcelain, designer Alissa Volchkova has created a series of bowls that are made by free-pouring the material to form …

Design

How to Significantly Speed Up Lightroom

I love Lightroom. It is an amazing tool that is able to do almost everything that I need when I edit, and do so in an organized way. The one problem …

Barbican Conservatory

This hidden green space is the city's second largest conservatory.<p>Atop the Barbican’s main theater, wrapped around the fly tower, sits a secret …

England

Collections in Adobe Lightroom

Today we have quite a treat for all of you, FujiLove Subscribers! Piet Van den Eynde prepared for you a dedicated 15-minutes-long FujiLove Academy …

Tutorials

Dealing with the Past: From Photography to Film

»The problem is not that people remember through photographs but that they remember only the photographs.« (Susan Sontag)<p>The opening talk of the …

Ron Haviv

Chris Knight Breaks Down His Cinema and Art-Inspired Lighting Scenes

Vintage GlamourAt a private workshop in New York with the model Ragnhild Jevne from Ford Models, we were going for a Vanity Fair-inspired, Old …

New York City

Use GoPro parts to build the perfect monitor DSLR mount

Getting a monitor on a DSLR* can be tricky. Base plates, cages, and magic arms all come to mind. If you want something a little more compact, …

Videography