Chandon DeLaTorre

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Do You Remember? Five Memories From the Days of Film

With apologies to our younger or newer photographers, today I am wearing a fine pair of rose tinted spectacles. They are quite an old pair of …

Photography

Datebook: Abstraction and architecture, African American photographers

Art that toys with the mechanics of the art market, multimedia works that touch on abstraction and architecture, images by African American photographers from L.A., and a solo show that pays cheeky homage to a Robert Altman film. Plus, six works by six Los Angeles artists and an opportunity to get …

California

New Guide: The Ultimate Guide to Starting Your Photography Business

You decided you want to start making money from your photography, but now what? In The Ultimate Guide to Starting Your Photography Business, learn …

18-Year-Old Retrofits an Old Konica Rangefinder with a Sony NEX APS-C Sensor, and It Works

There are only a small number of cameras on the market these days that allow you to shoot digital photos while manually focusing with a working …

A Tribute to Discomfort: Insights from National Geographic Photographer Cory Richards | Colossal

<p>At the age of 14, photographer Cory Richards had dropped out of high school and was technically homeless. His education, he says, was instead …

Tutorial: How to Easily Replicate a Photo’s ‘Look’ Using Curves

It’s happened to all of us: we’re browsing through someone’s portfolio or even just through Flickr or 500px and we come across a photograph or series …

Don't Miss These 7 Incredible Tutorials on Strobe Lighting for Portraits

As much as we love natural light, there are times when you have to rely on artificial light to create striking portrait images. Artificial lighting …

Sochi 2014: 10 high contrast shots at the Winter Olympics – in pictures

The Winter Olympics are immensely colourful, but sometimes you don’t need much colour to make a beautiful picture. Here are 10 examples of images which excel on account of the simple contrast between light and dark<p>• Check out our gallery of motion blur photos here

How to Do Skin Retouching in Photoshop

One of the most highly requested and simple photo touch ups requested is for blemish removal on the skin. Whether this is acne, freckles, or just …

7 Steps to Great Black and Whites in Lightroom 5

Nikon D7000, 85mm f/1.8 D lens, f/5.6, 1/125s, ISO 400.<p>Great black and white images require more than simply removing the color, and Lightroom 5 is a …

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Image Quality ~ A back to basics guide – Part 2 of 2

<b>Read part 1 of this 2 part feature article here.</b><p><b>Intro:</b> As stated in the first part, Im in no way a self proclaimed expert in these matters and I do …

Famous Banksy Street Art Destroyed in Park City by Vandal

Banksy, the uber-famous UK street artist known for his <b>graffiti drawings</b>, has had his own Park City murals defaced. In 2010, Banksy graced Park City Main Street with two pieces while he attended the <b>Sundance Film Festival</b> for the release of a documentary he directed. Unlike most vandalism, business …

How to stave off meltdowns when camping with kids

There are few things I like more than getting off the grid and disappearing with my kids to go camp by a lake or the ocean. In British Columbia, that can mean going somewhere close to home or pushing way out into the boonies. To be fair, I am definitely not a mountaineer. I don't scale glaciers …

Rising stars of 2014 – art

Andy Holden has a rare knack for catapulting from the cartoonish to the cosmic, from personal anecdotes to big ideas. Road Runner sprinting through walls might provide a meditation on Looney Tunes physics while robot stickers in kids' bedrooms can contain "the seeds of being an artist: when you …

AMAZING street performer spray paint art

Tiny Masterpiece: Joseph Martinez And Three Artists Make Art In Matchbooks

Joseph Martinez<p>Mike Bell<p>Jason D’Aquino<p>We are a society mesmerized by extremes. In our fascination with art this generally translates into obsession …