Chris Kriekenbeek

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Australians struggle to pronounce the word 'Australia' correctly

When people learn the ABC has a pronunciation database — and that part of my job is to attend to its upkeep — the emails they send in are not always …

Language

How to Master Photography For Yourself

MASTERS FIRST EDITION TITLE PAGETo become a photography master isn’t to become famous— it is to master yourself, and to master your own photo-making …

Street Photography

AOC president John Coates marries Orieta Pires on Sydney Harbour

In that time he met Pires, who has joined the sporting official at various Olympic events as part of his role as the chairman of the Australian …

Slow Down If You Want To Be A Better Street Photographer

When it comes to advice about best practices for street photography, it seems that there are several schools of thought that contradict one another. …

10 Tips for Spectacular Landscape Photographs from New Zealand Pro Ray Salisbury (VIDEO)

There’s always something to learn about the art of landscape photography, and the quick tutorial below from pro photographer Ray Salisbury offers 10 …

This is the Kit This Pro Uses for Travel Photography And Why He Chose It

The dilemma for the travelling photographer is a tough one. What to take, what not to take. Can this lens cover all these situations? Will I need …

How To Get Black Background, Even With A White Wall !!

In this episode, Andrew Boey teaches how you can obtain PERFECTLY BLACK background even when you only have a white wall.... no black backdrop …

Photography Tips

Bite Size Tips: 5 Ideas For Better Black and White Photography

Black and white photography is tough to do well, but the results can stop people in their tracks.<p>Capturing a powerful image though takes a bit of …

Landscape Photography

This 1 Tip Can Keep You From Ever Checking a Bag at an Airport Gate Again

How to always avoid checking a bag, even on a full flight.<p>As I write this article, I'm sitting in Oregon Wine Country at one of the Willamette Valley winery tasting rooms. I travel a lot, both leisure and business. This trip is both.<p>I've visited nearly 50 countries and worked on three continents. …

The Trick to Making Your Photos Fine Art

When you take a photo, ultimately, the hope is that it's worthy of hanging on your wall.But creating an image that's worthy of hanging on your wall …

This photography tool helps you find the ideal lens for your camera

Finding the right camera is already difficult enough, but pairing it with the right lens could be even more of a hassle – especially to rookies. But fortunately, this is precisely what this handy photography tool can do for you.<p>What The Lens is a simple web-application that lets you find the …

Want to make the perfect burger? Chefs share their 10 best secrets

Fall is lurking around the corner, but before we go all pumpkin spice and cable knit sweaters, let’s try to savor these last moments of summer. Take …

NASA orders 53 unmodified Nikon D5 DSLR cameras

NASA ordered 53 Nikon D5 DSLRs - at $6,496.95 per camera, the total bill is over $340,000. Nikon & NASA have been working together for a very long …

Cameras

How to Get Over Your Street Photography Shyness

There’s nothing wrong with being a little nervous if you’re out practicing your street photography. Taking pictures of unaware people in candid …

Koda Moveable Home

Most homes — even pre fab dwellings — are meant to stay in one place. The Koda Moveable Home turns that on its head with a design that can go …

WARNING: Don’t Destroy Your Photographs with Too Much Sharpening (VIDEO)

Like many techniques we employ when processing our images, a little sharpening goes a long, long way. And as Tony Northrup demonstrates in the video …

Villa Rypen

Villa Rypen is a single-story detached house situated on the edge of a forest in Aarhus. Inspired by the unique site, the forest is invited in, while the house extends its terraces to reach out to the tall trees. The different seasons of the year are apparent from the house's living rooms, as well …

Back Country House

Designed by David Maurice of LTD Architectural, the award-winning "Back Country House” is a stunning retreat located in the settlement of Puhoi, just …

The Best Ways for Getting Sharper Photos

I'm sure we've all experienced focusing problems.You know - you have an otherwise pretty good shot, but the subject is just ever so slightly out of …

Cameras

ENNSO PIUMA FOUNTAIN PEN REVIEW

How many times have I said that I like Minimalist design? Probably at least a million times, so it shouldn't come as a surprise that the pen we're …

Titanium

White Balance In Camera: Everything You Need To Know

Rating:<p>5.00 based on 1 Rating<p>August 7, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>White Balance In Camera: Everything You Need To Know www.sleeklens.com<p>White balance for …

W Eugene Smith, the photographer who wanted to record everything

Smith took many famous pictures, but also taped hours of audio of jazz greats, writers and artists of the day in his New York loft. A new book explores his strange world<p>In April 1977, the photographer W Eugene Smith sat in a wheelchair in 23rd Street in New York and oversaw the loading of his vast …

Photographer connects human and geometric shapes into mind-bending photos

Combinations of geometric shapes and natural shapes of the human body are interesting and intriguing. Photo series named “Geometric Variants” brings …

Pros & Cons of Shooting in RAW: What you Need to Know Today

Rating:<p>4.60 based on 5 Ratings<p>August 1, 2017 By Michael Moodie<p>Pros & Cons of Shooting in RAW: What you Need to Know Today www.sleeklens.com<p>Time to …

5 Ways to Make Money Working as a Photographer this Month

If making money working as a photographer is new to you, you might feel intimidated, even terrified. It's easy to imagine yourself failing miserably …

Now is a Good Time to Buy a Digital Leica M9

Leica M9 ERIC KIM EDITIONThe Leica M9 came out in 2011, wow, it has already been 6 years.A digital Leica won’t solve your life problemsTokyo, 2011. …

Leica M-series

How to Turn Your Signature Into a Watermark in Photoshop

If you decide to watermark your images, making sure it's something that's both classy and not overly distracting is the best way to go. This video …

How to Make a Composite Dreamscape in Photoshop with Two Photos

Hey, guys! I’m Jaxson Pohlman. In this post, I’m going to show you how to create a composite dreamscape using two photos in just a few steps using …

Cheap Photo: New Fujifilm Savings Close Out July Deals

Fujifilm has announced a new batch of savings available to those of you who are looking to get into the X-Series as well as those of you already in …

Photography Tips | How And Why To Use Exposure Compensation

While you can always take the most control over your camera’s exposure in manual mode, sometimes it’s more convenient to shoot in a semi-automatic …