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Finding the Silver Lining: Why It’s Actually a Great Time to Be a Photographer

Over the years I’ve tried to get better about reflecting on my work and life at the end of each year. Sure lots of people will claim to do this, but …

The best independent photobooks of 2013

The photobook is still how most people absorb photography, and as the thriving book markets at Unseen Amsterdam and Paris Photo proved, this year has been another vintage year for limited-edition artists' books made by photographers and designers. In my recent selection of photography books of …

Photo Projects That Made For A Better 2013

It’s that time of the year when we all take a moment to reflect back on the major events that will forever be remembered, the trends that changed our …

Robert Capa in colour sheds new light on a black-and-white master

An extraordinary group of hitherto unseen colour photographs by Robert Capa, one of the 20th century's greatest photojournalists, is to be seen for the first time.<p>The photographs, taken on assignment for US magazines during the second world war and the late 1940s and early 1950s, reveal Capa – one …

Sample Letters to My Copyright Infringers, from Credit Requests to Payment Demands

Because you asked, these are real letters I have sent to people found using my photographs inappropriately, ranging from “The standard DMCA takedown” …

Beach and Surf Photography: How One Photographer Turned His Passion Into His Career

Have you ever dreamed about quitting your day job to pursue your passion? If you have, you’re certainly not alone. While many contemplate taking that …

Nelson Mandela's favourite photographer

Nelson Mandela recalled that, during his long imprisonment, what he missed more than anything was the sight and sound of children. As a father, he was deprived of watching his own children grow up – except in a series of snapshots delivered to Robben Island by his wife Winnie. These precious …

Photography books of the year – review

In a year when self-publishing continued to thrive and a host of small independent companies reinvented the photobook as an art object in itself, the mainstream houses wisely concentrated in what they do best: the big retrospective. My favourite was the stylish and informative <b>Sergio Larrain:</b> …

PROOF: An Inspirational Photo Blog from National Geographic

Your browser does not support iframes.<p>If you feel like you’ve been lacking for inspiration lately, you’re about to strike the photographic gold mine. …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

My Best Stuff<p>The woman who calls herself "Muva" (as in "mother") on what she needs to have a good time.<p>By Sophie Saint Thomas1 day agoView …

Beyond: Flemming Bo Jensen on Living as a Nomad Photographer

Those readers who often find themselves afflicted with a serious case of wanderlust might want to avoid this post. In the 10-minute documentary …

Enfojer: An Analog Darkroom for Printing Your Digital Smartphone Photos

Enfojer is a new darkroom kit that mixes age-old analog photography processes with digital smartphone photography. It’s a simple and portable …

103 Things I’ve Learned About Street Photography

A good photo asks more questions than provides answers 35mm as a focal length is generally ideal for most street photographers. 28mm is too wide …

The Kúla Deeper is an Add-On that Makes Any DSLR 3D-Capable

The 3D camera movement never really took off like some people hoped that it would, but that doesn’t mean 3D doesn’t have its merits. Many people …

Reflections: Portraits of the Elderly Seeing Their Younger Selves

When my grandmother was suddenly stricken by a massive stroke, my family had to make the heartbreaking decision to let her go. The doctor told us …

The Inspirational Life of an Iconic Street Photographer

William Klein, who is known as a pioneer of street photography, is not satisfied with the ordinary. His images evoke a sense of the photographer …

ioSafe N2 - Your own Private Muscly Cloud

I wrote recently about the Synology NAS, I will write more about it soon as I’ve added to it! But there are, as they say, two sides to every story …

Best iPhone Apps: our pick of the top free and paid apps for iPhone

By Tom Pritchard

Midtown is a Manhattan Time-Lapse Made Up of 50K Photos Shot Over 6 Months

When you think of New York City, the places that come to mind most likely revolve around Midtown Manhattan. The Empire State Building, the …

Scripps Pier Sunset, La Jolla, California

Dust and Fight: Behind the Scenes of This Spectacular Photo Series

Last year we shared a behind the scenes video that showed some of what went into shooting this amazing ‘dust’ and ‘dance image’. Since then …

Portraits of Shopkeepers and Their Shops at the Saint-Ouen Flea Market in Paris

The flea market of Saint-Ouen in Paris is one of the largest and oldest of its kind. Founded in 1885 and made up of 15 smaller markets, the market …

Painting a Large College Dormitory with Light for a Nighttime Photograph

I had the opportunity to photograph the newest dormitory on the Florida International University campus a couple of nights ago and I thought I would …

Video Interview with Ami Vitale: Winning Tips for Submitting to Photo Contests

When it comes to entering photo contests, renowned photojournalist and Nikon Ambassador Ami Vitale says that “each image should be amazing on its own …

Getting Hired: What Sports Illustrated Looks For In Photographers

As part of our latest free guide, <i>Growing Your Sports Photography Business</i>, we interviewed Brad Smith, Director of Photography at <i>Sports Illustrated</i>. …

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