Dennis Selinas

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Want to Print Your Own Photos? Here Are Some Helpful Tips

The digital age has pushed some of us away from printing our photos, but at the same time, better technology and cheaper prices has made it more …

How to Fake a Long Exposure in Photoshop

I bet you love long exposure photos. Who doesn't? But sometimes you discover just after you're back at your computer that a particular scene would …

Photographer's Unconventional Self-Portraits Highlight Intriguing Architecture in Urban Spaces

In her <i>Urban Self-Portrait</i> series, Anna di Prospero photographs herself against the backdrop of towering, irregular architectural forms in the middle of sprawling cities. Stretching out on the ground, twisting her body into emotive contortions, or caught in startling states of undress, the Italian …

Photography

10 Tips for Doing an Underwater Photo Shoot

My brain is officially underwater. Photographically, that is.<p>I see everything in terms of underwater. A friend shows me the gorgeous wedding dress …

'There is no silver bullet': Isis, al-Qaida and the myths of terrorism

Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images<p>Smoke rises after an airstrike on the city of Kobane in Syria.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/8/19/1440002440200/f1d0c50d-eecf-4e44-ac3a-cc5c5494d089-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images<p>Smoke rises …

Osama Bin Laden

Photographer Makes Ocean Waves Look Like Mountain Waves Using Creative Photo Composition

If you don’t scrutinize these images you would swear that they were photographs of rugged mountains, shot in some desolate region of the earth. Look …

14 Useful Podcasts for Photographers

A podcast could be the best way to learn something new. Curious as to why I’m saying that?<p>Because the length of podcasts are usually pretty short …

8 Photo Communities That Every Photographer Should Be On

Showcasing your images on the web should first and foremost start with your own dedicated photography website. But it should go well beyond that or …

David Alan Harvey About His Photography Journey – A Must Watch Interview

In this Video Legendary Photographer David Alan Harvey taking about his photography journey. David born on June 6, 1944 in United States of America. …

Photography

Why Is Light So Important?

Light is one of the most important elements to consider when taking photos. A really great shot could be ruined if the lighting isn’t good. Taking …

A Trick for Sharpening High ISO Photos in Photoshop Without Adding More Noise

UK-based glamour photographer Markp created this short video tutorial on how he sharpens photos captured at high ISOs in Photoshop without adding …

30 Links to the Finest Photos and Articles of the Week You Won't Want to Miss

With another week behind us we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all known points of the internet looking for links to tutorials, special …

Metabones Speed Booster for Micro Four Thirds Starting to Make Appearances

Back in January 2013, lens adapter company Metabones rocked the camera world by announcing the Speed Booster, an SLR-to-mirrorless lens adapter that …

500px ISO: A New Visual Storytelling Blog for ‘Unique, Crazy and Beautiful’ Photos

Earlier today, 500px officially launched <i>500px ISO</i>: a story-telling blog consisting of 500px photos and original content created by a team of editors …

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11 TED Talks That Will Help You Lead A Happier Life

Increasingly, psychologists, neuroscientists, business leaders, and spiritual advisors have studied the mechanics of happiness and how we can utilize them in our everyday lives. Many of them have shared their findings at TED conferences.<p>We've gone through TED's expansive online library of …

Tutorial: Learn The Art of Astrophotography

Want to master capturing an awesome meteor shower, or the next Supermoon, or the milky way galaxy across the night sky? Award-winning photographer, …

The best photography magazines on Flipboard

Flipboard is a mobile app that lets you aggregate your favorite content from all over the web and from social media into a nice-looking magazine that …

Raw Versus JPG – Why You Might Want to Shoot in RAW Format

If you have ever shared a photo by email, or posted one online, you might have seen a three or four-letter extension at the end of the file name that …

Cameras

8 Ways to Reduce Noise in Your Photographs

You have plenty of options to choose from when you want to reduce the noise in your images. However, you first need to understand why noise actually …

31 Incredibly Awesome Photography Links to Keep You Busy

It's been another wonderful week in the wide world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking in all corners of the internet to …

7 Cheap and Easy Photography Hacks You Can Do Right Now

Created by photography magazine COOPH, this handy little video follows photographer Leo Rosas showing off 7 little photography hacks to help create …

Tutorial: How to ‘Make Eyes Look Amazing’ In Photoshop

One of our favorite Photoshop tutorial websites, Phlearn, yesterday put out a tutorial that is both incredibly useful and a bit scary. Useful because …

A Theory of Architecture Part 3: Why Primitive Form Languages Spread

<i>As you may have seen, ArchDaily has been publishing UNIFIED ARCHITECTURAL THEORY, by the urbanist and controversial theorist Nikos A. Salingaros, in</i> …

Natural Light: Making the Most of Hard Light

In a previous article I explored ways of taking photos in soft light. Today, I’d like to look at the opposite of that, and discuss the idea of taking …

The Syrian presidency's Instagram account shows the banality of evil

Asma al-Assad looks poised and fragrant as she ladles food out of a vast silvery bowl to children who wait patiently for their portion. The first lady of Syria is dressed down for the occasion in a pale blue blouse, caught in an ethereal white light as she tends to the needs of her people. The …

The six best eye creams

I am asked for eye cream recommendations more than anything else, yet I am somewhat reluctant to endorse them wholesale. I think marketing and beauty …