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How to Shine Your Shoes | The Art of Manliness

Review: Leica M Monochrom is Not Quite a Black and White Decision

“Monochrome is the new color” The world was introduced to color photography when Kodak introduced the revolutionary Kodachrome film in 1935. But fast …

Magnum and the Dying Art of Darkroom Printing

A few years ago, I had the pleasure of spending some time with Pablo Inirio, master darkroom printer at Magnum Photos in New York. I was thinking …

justinamoafo: Leica M6

Lecia M6 TTL 0.85 + Summicron 50mm Lens

Mr. M for Your Leica

2018-08-17 #gear #tutorials<p>How do you make your sunset photo stand out in the sea of... sunset photos? Shoot it in the most Lomographic style as …

103 Lessons I've Learned About Street Photography: 1. A good photo asks more...

<b>103 Lessons I've Learned About Street Photography:</b><p>1. A good photo asks more questions than provides answers<br>2. 35mm as a focal length is generally …

The Confessions of a 50mm Lens Addict

Honestly, you may not believe the amount of 50mm lenses I own. Ever since I got my first one, I’ve been infatuated with them. They are not just …

Going manual

<i>Three controls. Take control of the two that normally get delegated.</i><p>Following on from yesterday’s less is more article, I wanted to spend a bit more …

Lightroom Video: The Ultimate Trick for Working With Skies

Posted By on Friday, September 20, 2013 in Lightroom Videos | 14 comments<p>One of Lightroom’s best features for working with skies in your photos is …

100 of History's Most Important Cameras on a Poster

2018-01-06 #people<p>Gabriel H. Sanchez is photo essay editor at BuzzFeed News and part of our TEN AND ONE AWARD judges. His poetic way of talking about …

From a Photographer’s Perspective: The Status Quo of Analogue Photography

2018-04-16 #culture<p>Today, film photography and analogue techniques are being treated as more of an experiment as digital photography remains as the …

A New 50 Coming Soon? [CR1]

<b>EF 50 f/1.8 IS USM</b> <br>We’re told that a new EF 50mm f/1.8 IS USM is ready for release, but may not happen until Q1 of 2014.<p>The lens would be in line …

$100,000 For a Nikon Fisheye Lens

2018-06-18 #gear #news #videos<p>Have you solved the mystery yet? We’ve prepared a quick teaser video to see if you can guess. Check it out!<p>written by …

Memory card hygiene

It’s not what you might think: I’m not going to be talking about washing your memory cards, or cleaning the contacts or something in a similar vein. …

Ten items you should have in your camera bag

What's in your camera bag? A camera (hopefully) and maybe a lens or two, but that's probably not everything that you need. In this article we're …

DSLR Lens Primer, Part 2

In this second part of our three-part primer on DSLR lenses, Larry Becker, of Kelby Media, discusses basic concepts such as autofocus, filters, and …

DSLR Cameras

Photography

<i>1 day</i> ago<p>Share<p>Lensbaby lenses are like chicken. There are dozens of ways to prepare chicken—you can bake, fry, grill, broil, or smoke it, and each …

Leica M for (RED)

A truly one-of-a-kind Leica M digital rangefinder camera designed by Jony Ive and Marc Newson will be auctioned off at Sotheby’s to raise money for …

DSLR Lens Primer, Part 3

This final part of our three-part series on lens basics focuses on special lenses: tilt-shift models, which bend perspective and can even generate a …

Tilt-shift

6 Secrets to Great Portrait Lighting from Brian Smith

For our guide, <i>Growing Your Portrait Photography Business Part 2: Editorial and Commercial Photography,</i> we talked to celebrity portrait photographer …

Hands-On Review: the New Rokinon 24mm f/3.5 Tilt-Shift Lens

I come from a photojournalist background, so being asked to test the new Rokinon Tilt-Shift 24mm f/3.5 ED AS UMC lens was a bit of a challenge for …

Hands-On Review: the Sigma 18-35mm f/1.8 Lens

Continuing their <i>Art</i> class of lenses, the Sigma 18-35mm F1.8 DC HSM zoom lens fills an interesting position for APS-C format digital SLRs, and is …

How Should a Suit Fit? Your Easy-to-Follow Visual Guide | The Art of Manliness

If you’re dressing on a budget, one of the most popular pieces of advice out there is to buy off-the-rack suits in the best fit you can get, and then …

5 Types of Friends Every Man Needs | The Art of Manliness

Evolutionary biologist and author Robin Dunbar argues that the average human can sustain about 150 friendships. Now, that term is used quite loosely …

What is Honor? | The Art of Manliness

Across cultures and time, honor and manliness have been inextricably tied together. In many cases, they were synonymous. Honor lost was manhood lost. …

Classroom Etiquette for the College Man: How to Be A Gentleman Scholar | The Art of Manliness

“They attend classes but make no effort to learn anything.” -Alvarus Pelagius<p>College students often get a lot of flack these days — with seemingly …

Skills Every Young Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: An AoM reader recently wrote me a letter recommending I look up this old essay, which originally appeared in Harper’s Magazine in</i> …

How to Build Your Vocabulary In 5 Easy Steps | The Art of Manliness

Today, we’re going to talk about removing another kind of filler from your speech (and your writing as well): empty words. Just like empty calories …

Straight Razor Shaving For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

Our very first post on the Art of Manliness was a introductory guide to shaving like your grandpa with a double-edged safety razor. Since then, we’ve …