Christer Bengtsson

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Photographer Alex Teuscher’s Moody Photos of New York City ‘Above as Below’

When Geneva-based photographer Alex Teuscher found himself in New York City for 10 days this last April, he tried to capture some of the most iconic, …

Floating Stones

Project info<p>Some landscapes have good bones. On Nova Scotia's granite barrens the landscape is all bones.<p>In thickly-forested Nova Scotia the treeless granite barrens are a surprising sight, seeming to belong to another, more elemental time in Earth's history. Constant heavy winds, salt spray, and …

How to Get Super Sharp Landscape Photography Images

If you want to learn how to get super sharp landscape photography images, here’s my list of top tips - it's not as hard as you might think.

Review Panasonic 45-175 mm 4.0-5.6

Ivo Freriks, 28 June 2012<p>0<p>0<p>0<p>s2smodern<p>The number of lenses for micro-43 cameras is increasing steadily. In September 2011 Panasonic released the …

What to Bring on a Fly Fishing Outing | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This gallery was curated by the gentlemen at Field Dressed.</i><p>The imminent arrival of spring is in the air, which means that the fly …

Braveheart’s Legacy: A Landscape Photo Series by Kilian Schönberger

Fascinated by the landscape and the mystical mood of the movie “Braveheart,” Scotland is always on my mind when it comes to mystical mountainous …

Neil Craver's Lucid Void

View Gallery<p>Seductively unsettling, the transcendental and consuming works by Neil Craver hint at the subliminal sensations between drowning, …

South Dakota

Panasonic NOCTICRON 42.5mm f/1.2 lens specifications leak online

Panasonic will soon announce a new Leica DG NOCTICRON 42.5mm f/1.2 ASPH POWER OIS lens.<p>Here are the specifications:<p>Lens construction: (one ED lens, …

First Impressions: Panasonic 42.5mm f1.2 (Micro Four Thirds)

If you’re a Micro Four Thirds user, get ready to be very excited. At CES 2014, we had the opportunity to test the brand new Panasonic 42.5mm f1.2 …

TWiP 337 - The Evolving Art of Portraiture

50 Photos Captured at the Perfect Moment

One of the beauties of photography is that it can capture and preserve split-second moments that would normally be lost to the human eye. The …

Billie Holiday - a picture from the past

First published on Mon 18 Nov 2013 08.15 EST

How Verve Records and Norman Granz revolutionised jazz – in pictures

Published on 4 November by Thames & Hudson, Verve: The Sound of America by Richard Havers offers an in-depth look at one of the world's most famous record labels. Stuart Nicholson traces the legacy of label founder Norman Granz, a divisive figure who did much to end racial segregation in America's …

Landscape photographer of the year 2013 – in pictures

The winners of the inaugural Take a View Landscape Photographer of the Year awards have been announced

Claire Mallett: Bodies and Shadows

More and more are women shooting nudes these days which is a refreshing perspective on an age old subject matter. I’m not sure how the interpretation …

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 …

Photography

20 Timeless Pictures of Big Ben

If you ask anyone from the UK, they would without a doubt tell you that the Big Ben in London, England is one of the most famous and beloved British …

26 Splendid Pictures of Sunbeams

A ray of sunlight can make a dreary day look beautiful or turn a dark room into the brightest in the house. The way sunbeams bring beauty and light …

Supernatural

How to Do Black-and-White Conversions From RAW Files

Black-and-white conversions from color pictures are easy–just convert to greyscale in the photo editing software of your choice, and you’re there. …

Night Photography Essentials: Must-Have and Must-Do

<i>All images in this post were created by Matt Hill and used with permission.</i><p>Have you been intrigued by all of those mind-bending night photography …

African Safaris – Astonishing Images by Mario Moreno

For the past 13 years, photographer Mario Moreno has been on an amazing visual journey exploring the African continent with an intense photographic …

How to Create the Misty Water Effect in Photography

Have you looked at a landscape photographer’s photo and wondered how they got the water coming down from a waterfall to look so misty? Or how they …

Landscape Photography

Splendid Landscapes Photography

The weekend is about to begin and it's time to check some super splendid photography, just for fun! I thought it would be great to share with you …

Landscape Photography

The Basics of Photography: B for Bokeh

A while ago we started our new educational series covering the basic terms of photography. The letter ‘A’ covered the term ‘Aperture’, and today we …

18 Beautiful Pictures of the Amalfi Coast

The Amalfi Coast is a lovely stretch of coastline in Southern Italy. The area is so unique that UNESCO has listed it as a World Heritage Site for its …

Italy

95 Amazing Photography Links

It's been a really exciting week in the world of photography and Toad Hollow Photography has been searching everywhere for the very best links to …

How to Create Compelling Compositions with Curves

Do you want to make your images more dynamic and aesthetically pleasing? Try looking for curves when you are photographing! Once you start looking …

Photography

28 Charming Pictures of Forget-Me-Nots

Despite being tiny, forget-me-not flowers are striking enough to have legends about them. How did they get their memorable name? According to a …

RAW vs. JPEG: Digital Camera Image Formats

There is much confusion among new photographers as to which format—JPEG or RAW—is best to use. The problem is there’s no one correct answer to the …