Claus Christensen

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Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

<i>“People who say they don’t have time to read simply don’t want to.” ― Julie Rugg</i><p>The Greatest War Photographer You’ve Never Heard Of – <i>NY Times</i><p>The Pros …

Portraits of a Community Living Off the Grid in a Remote Spanish Ecovillage

Photographer Kevin Faingnaert first heard about Matavenero, a remote ecovillage high up in the isolated mountainous region of Northwest Spain, from a …

How to Make a Portrait Look Like Wet Plate Collodion Using Photoshop

Love the look of wet plate collodion photographs? Did you know you can give any digital photo that same look using Photoshop? It’s a technique that …

Tutorials

Opinion: Why Photo Sharing Sites Don't Work As Portfolios

You probably have account or two on somephoto sharing sites. You do this mostly to get feedback and to showcase your work to the world as we all do. …

All of my Fuji X-Trans Sharpening Presets for Lightroom in One Place

Over the past few years I've written a lot about processing Fuji X-Trans files in both Lightroom and other software. I've experimented lots of times …

Video: How To Easily Remove Unwanted People From a Scene Using Photoshop

An unfortunate truth about shooting in public places is that people around us often get in the way of our perfect shots. In the 9-minute video …

Tutorials

3 (More) Ways To Stack Images for Photos With the Wow Factor

In a previous article, I discussed 4 ways to stack images in order to get better results. That's not all, however. There are more things that you can …

The Exposure Award by SeeMe is Offering Photographers $75,000 in Awards and Prizes

In the age of the Internet, photographers face the prospect of an unlimited audience, and The Exposure Award, presented by SeeMe, the single largest …

Awards

Sally Mann on Sally Mann | I Love Photography Ep. 53

Sally Mann talks about the perils of fame in the same magazine that brought her to national attention, Russian youth love cosplay, and Landon …

Costumes

4 handy options for adding storage to your iPhone or iPad

Part of breaking free from using a dedicated computer is figuring out a storage solution. Apple’s made it a tad easier by doubling the second and …

I’m really excited to share this interview with Brendan Ó Sé, an award winning mobile photographer who currently has one of his iPhone photos …

Mobile Photography

New York City Photos by Franck Bohbot

Light On – expressive photos of New York City.<p>Franck Bohbot is a New York City based photographer and visual artist who was born in France in 1980. …

New York City

Photographer Sean Lee Creates Incredibly Intimate Portraits of His Parents

For <i>Two People</i>, Singapore-based photographer Sean Lee creates intimate portraits of his mother and father, closely examining their bodies as well as …

Snag Yourself aPhoto Job!

Want to take photos? (Yes!) Want to make money? (Yes!) Want to do both at once? (Double yes!)<p>Photo jobs aren’t as rare as one may think. Whether …

Belly of the Beast: A Inspiring Profile of Analog Street Photographer Markus Andersen

Here’s a nice dose of inspiration: above is a beautiful 16-minute mini-documentary that looks at the work of Sydney-based street photographer Markus …

7 Lessons Josef Koudelka Has Taught Me About Photography and Life

Josef Koudelka is one of my favorite photographers of all-time. I love how he has been able to craft his life around photographing only what he …

The Russell Joslin Mixtape

Portrait of Russell Joslin by Kristen Hatgi Sink and Mark Sink<p>I’m excited to celebrate my friend, the wonderful <b>Russell Joslin</b> today on Lenscratch. …

Is Black and White Photography a Gimmick?

In an age where digital photography is ubiquitous, and post processing allows everyman to bump saturation levels and create hyper-real images, black …

Mother of Ten and Talented Photographer Captures Wonderful Natural Light Portraits

Lisa Holloway might be a super-human. Until we get her near some kryptonite, we can’t be sure, but the self-taught photographer somehow manages to …

Photographer Uses 19th Century Process to Capture the Awe of Meeting New York City

When Peter Liepke set out to create his series , he wanted to capture the feeling of having just move to New York City. The dream-like feeling of …

Using Clipping Masks and Drop Shadows to Turn Any Portrait Into a Sculpturesque Image

Although they often get overlooked in the Photoshop workflow, clipping masks can make for some very interesting effects in images. A perfect example …

Interior/ Exterior

Project info<p>The idea in embarking on the "Interior/Exterior" project was a nocturnal inspiration after seeing some bw-images of Abelardo Morel in a photo magazine. In the room converted into a camera obscura I could capture an image of a person and at the same time that person’s room and the view …

Anonymous and Famous Amateurs

Lost and Found: Anonymous and Famous Amateurs - Curated by Mois de la Photo | LensCulture

<i>Anonymous and amateur is one of three central themes of the 2014 Paris Month of Photography. Many exhibitions which focus on this theme are exhibited at venues throughout the city. Here is a preview, with an introduction by curator</i> <i>Valérie Fougeirol.</i><p>The world of photography conceals hidden treasures …

Paris, Mois de la Photo Off, 2014

Street-Style Caricatures Created by Liquifying Studio Portraits in Photoshop

You know those caricatures you can have street artists draw for you for a small fee? The kind where your facial features are exaggerated to strange …

Going to the Dark Side: 830nm Infrared and the Fuji X100s

Image 1: Oak Reflections, 830nm<p>Infrared photography with digital camera systems have been around for several years now and a lot of photographers …

Tutorial: Medium Format Astrophotography Without a Medium Format Camera

In this tutorial I’ll show you how I use a standard 50mm prime lens to make medium format sized astrophotos with a regular small format camera.<p>The …

The World’s Largest Salt Flat, Where Heaven Meets Earth: Bolivia’s Salar de Uyuni

Salar de Uyuni is a gigantic salt flat found in southwest Bolivia. Measuring over 4,000 square miles (10,000+ square km), it’s the world’s largest …

Inverse selections in Photoshop - Easily select complex objects

In Photoshop, you’re sometimes faced with the problem of making a complex selection, but none of the available tools gets the job done. The object …