Carl Stockenstrom

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The 30 Best-Looking Airlines Logos in The World

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

17 Superb Self-Portraits by Millie Robertson

Millie Robertson is a 16-year-old photographer currently living in Yorkshire, England. She is mainly inspired by the music she listens to and the …

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How to take great urban photos

The urban environment offers a whole host of subjects to photograph, even in the smallest of towns. In the time it takes to walk a block or two, you …

How to photograph children

The beauty about taking pictures of children, I find, is that they have that unselfconscious innocence. As a child portraiture photographer, I love …

Top tips for landscape photography

Shooting landscapes demands a very different way of working compared to photographing people. Typically taken with the camera mounted on a tripod, …

How to take great portrait photos

To take successful photographs of people, you need to be both direct <i>and</i> candid. Always get close to your subjects; standing at a distance with a long …

How to Cleanly Remove the Bottom of a Bottle: Product Photography Trick

Having the bottom of a bottle removed by a professional could cost anywhere from 50-60 dollars apiece. This is probably because the process involves …

Photography Tips

Using a Camera’s Rolling Shutter Effect to Create a Display

I’ve got a few days before my big summer vacation, so I thought I’d hammer out an incredibly impractical display technology!<p>Rolling Shutter<p>In order …

Photography on Fire: A Trash the Dress Shoot Done with Real Flames

Most portrait/wedding photographers are familiar with “Trash the Dress” sessions. A client, dressed in a gorgeous formal gown is photographed in a …

12 Stunning Examples of Digital Monochrome Photography

Black and white as a description may be considered a misnomer in that the images are not ordinarily starkly contrasted black and white but combine …

20 Beautiful Bokeh Pictures

The term “bokeh” refers to blur or a blurry quality, and in photography it is a very recognizable technique. Using this effect in your photos can be …

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Decorating with Bright Colors

Barbara was hired to renovate this home for a family of four in L.A.’s Los Feliz neighborhood.<p>On the second-floor landing, Barbara Bestor turned a nondescript wooden built-in into a focal point by painting it a gleaming sunny yellow. "A shiny finish makes a piece pop out, adding character to the …

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Cute Kid Note Of The Day: Snax

The author of today's cute kid note has made a list of everything she needs to throw the greatest party of all time.<p><b>Title:</b> Snax<p><b>Author:</b> Blogger Kim Bongiorno's daughter/future party planner<p><b>Age:</b> 6<p><b>Translation:</b> Cake, cupcake, whipped cream, ice cream sundae, ice cream, ice cream cake, ice cream …

Taiwanese Coffee Machines Print Photos of Customers Onto Lattes

Latte art is something that’s often the subject of photographs, but have you ever seen an latte artwork that <i>is</i> a photograph?<p>A coffee business over in …

Trick Photography and Special Effects Ebook and Video Course | Photography Ebooks

1<p>An eBook Like No Other!<p>It comes with <i>295 pages of instruction</i>, <i>9 hours of how-to video tutorials</i>, and contains over <i>300 creative photographs</i> created by …

45 Outdoor Bathroom Designs That You Gonna Love

What is an outdoor bathroom needed for? First of all, it’s a shower where you go before swimming in the pool. Second, having a bath in the open air a …

Rustic charm and natural beauty in a farmhouse from the Sonoran Desert

The Sonoran Desert is a harsh environment, not exactly very popular when it comes to choosing a location for a family home or private residence. …

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When devouring the portfolio of photographer Jonas Ingerstedt the other day, I found a few photos with elements I wanted to take note of.<p>I love wood …

Portrait Tips and Techniques by Wayne Radford

Facial Recognition<p>In this ebook, you will find information on how to fine-tune and simplify the essential skills necessary for quality portraiture. …

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Photographer Takes Candy from a Baby... Literally

Jill Greenberg can stir up a controversy, not so much with the results of her photographs, but more by the means she applies to achieve them. These …

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9 Photography Ideas to Fuel Your Photographic Journey

A Guest Post by Sergey Sus/ 1. Take an Overnight Photography Trip Overnight trips with other photographers make for a great time to talk and explore …

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20 Tranquil Pictures of Blue

Color is such an fundamental part of our lives. It affects our physical, mental, and emotional states intensely. Studies show that blue can actually …

Design

Posing Guide for Photographing Women: 7 More Poses to Get You 21 Different Photos [Part II]

A post by Kaspars Grinvalds from Posing App. If you haven’t read the first article in this series, I would kindly recommend you to start with Posing …

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Five Ways to Get In with the Photo Community

<i>[Today’s guide comes from rad photographer and Photojojo buddy, Helena Price!]</i><p>If you’re a photographer or aspiring photographer-to-be, building …

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Wedding Photography Gig: How to Prepare

The role of a wedding photographer—helping to document one of the most important days of a person’s life—is very important. So it goes without saying …

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Stylish Kitchen With Delicate Design And Thoughtful Touches

Style at Home editor-in-chief Erin McLaughlin helped to renovate a kitchen into an ultra-stylish space. The design came to modern elegance – a …

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It’s a chilly day in my part of the world. Winter sunlight fights winter winds and the only thing that is warm is the end of my red nose from all the …

5 DIY Chalkboard Projects for Your Home

Chalkboard paint is gaining a lot of popularity among home design and DIY enthusiasts, and for good reason. It makes note-taking and list-making …