Christopher Raz

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Photographer Documents the Amusing Ways His Girlfriend Tries to Hide from the Camera

Some people are naturally camera shy and prefer to live their lives off-film. This, however, is a challenge when your significant other is a photographer. Mikaël Theimer tried many times to take a picture of his girlfriend, Marion, but she would always attempt to dodge his lens. Instead of giving …

Nick Saglimbeni: Getting it Right in the Camera

<i>All images by Nick Saglimbeni and Slickforce. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Nick Saglimbeni moved to Los Angeles to pursue cinematography at the …

Breast Cancer

25 Awesome Branding, Visual Identity and Logo Design Examples

New creative <b>branding</b> and <b>visual identity design</b> examples from top designers around the world. Business identity can be most valuable asset for any …

Graphic Design

A Guide to Stanley Kubrick's Lenses

Famous filmmaker Stanley Kubrick was not just a cinematographer, but he was also a still photographer. And as is explained in this video after the …

Stanley Kubrick

How to Use Focus Stacking for Tack Sharp Photographs

Due to limitations of our lenses, getting tack sharp exposures in which the foreground and background are both in perfect focus can sometimes be …

Tutorials

Turning a Small Hotel Suite Into a Photo Studio for a Portrait of Pharrell Williams

I had a fun, cool portrait shoot with Pharrell Williams recently in a small suite at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Most of my celebrity portrait …

Cruising Glacier Bay: In Defense of Post-Processing

<i>Ignacio Palacios is best known internationally for his travel and landscape work. He has been continuously traveling around the world since 1998 but</i> …

Landscape Photography

Interview: Martin Schoeller Shares His Journey and Advice for Aspiring Photographers

Alison Zavos of <i>Feature Shoot</i> recently had the opportunity to sit down with renowned portrait photographer Martin Schoeller to pick his brain. What …

The Fourth Wall - Backstage

Project info<p>Since 2010 Klaus Frahm works on a new photographic project : theater and opera-houses. Known for his works on architecture and design published in numerous books and exhibitions this theme seems not so far away from that genre.<br>Other photographers come into the mind - Hiroshi Sugimoto …

Photographers

Photographer Peter Lik Has Sold Nearly Half a Billion Dollars in Prints

Last December, the art world balked when photographer Peter Lik announced the world’s priciest sale of a photograph: a single black-and-white print …

Animated GIFs Showing the Photo Composite Work of Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts is a freelance creative retoucher and digital artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Over the past decade, he has worked on …

Breathtaking Aerial Photos of New York City at Night Captured From 7,500 Feet

Renowned French American photographer Vincent Laforet embarked on the photo mission of a lifetime when he soared 7,500 feet in a helicopter above New York City to capture breathtaking aerial photos of the glittering cityscape at night. Held in only by a full-body harness, leaning out of the chopper …

Photography

This video shows how important film colorists are to making a finished movie

We’re currently in the thick of awards season, and the coming weeks are sure to be packed with discussions over which actors, directors, and …

Watch as Fashion Photographer Mario Testino Shoots Special Editions of Vogue

For its 100th issue back in 2013, <i>Vogue China</i> invited renowned fashion photographer Mario Testino to help create a special issue by contributing every …

Stunningly Elaborate Scenes Created Without Photoshop by Jee Young Lee

Seoul-based artist Jee Young Lee devotes weeks and months to building incredibly elaborate scenes by hand for the sake of taking a single photograph—all without the use of digital manipulation. Confined to the small space of her 360 x 410 x 240 cm studio, she painstakingly constructs every last …

Art

This Time-Lapse Reveals the Insane Amount of Work That Goes Into Stop Motion Animation

Want to know how much work goes into an old fashioned stop motion animation movie? The short clip above will show you. It’s a short extra scene that …

How I Photographed the US Men’s National Soccer Team for Sports Illustrated

Looking back at this year, I was fortunate enough to photograph a lot of cool things and meet a lot of great people. It’s only right that I write …

Wonderland - Photographs and text by Kirsty Mitchell | LensCulture

“Wonderland” began in the summer of 2009 and has now been running for over 5 years. It is created in memory of my mother, who died in 2008 of cancer.<p>My mother was an English teacher and literature was her passion. Of course, there is too much to write here, but following her death, I suffered …

Fairy Tales

What to Do When There is Dust Inside Your Camera?

If it’s the first time for you to see dust inside your camera or your lens, you need to relax and understand something – it’s normal. Let's face it. …

How To Shoot Dreamy Backlit Portraits With Natural Light

Lisa Holloway <i>is an internationally-published, award-winning fine art portrait photographer from rural Northwestern Arizona. A Canon girl since Day</i> …

Landscape Photography

WallApp Shows You What Your Photo Would Look As Wall Art in a Room

Want to see what one of your photos would look like as wall art in a living space? WallApp can show you. It’s a new browser-based tool that lets you …

Into Eternity: A Poignant Black & White Time-Lapse Dedicated to a Man Who Took His Life

In September of 2012, while shooting a long exposure series at the Ben Franklin Bridge in Philadelphia, photographer Bruce Wayne saw a man take his …

The Photo That Made Me: Martin Schoeller, New York 1998

Vanessa Redgrave<br>Martin Schoeller<p>1 of 1<p><i>In the latest installment in our series, "The Photo That Made Me," in which a photographer discusses the one</i> …

iPhone 6 Plus Camera Review: Iceland

iPhone

Amazing Conceptual Photography by Dean West

Dean West is an amazing emerging photographer from Australia, who has a highly conceptual and thought provoking style of contemporary portraiture. In …

How a Professional Advertising Photographer Lights Athletes

Advertising photographer, historical Fstoppers contributor and good friend of mine Blair Bunting today published a blog detailing exactly how he …

Oregon’s Magnificent Painted Hills

© Paul Edmondson / Offset<p>© Paul Edmondson / Offset<p>As a former Forest Service Archaeologist, Seattle-based photographer Paul Edmondson imbues his …

DigitalRev Shows You How to Do Hyperlapse Photography with Basic Gear

If you’ve been toying around with time-lapse photography and want try the next logical evolution, or if you simply want a fun photography project for …