Andre Ross

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Tools for the Traveling Photographer

When you’re on the road or overseas, there are things you want in your gear bag that you might not need to drag around with you when you’re close to …

Post-processing RAW Files - ACR Compared to Some Free Software Options

What is RAW? A RAW file is really the digital negative, which means that all the data is stored waiting to be unleashed via a RAW Editor. Unlike a …

Rembrandt Lighting in Photography

Rembrandt lighting was named after of the great master, who often used it in his own portraits. The idea is to create a small inverted triangle of …

Video Tutorial: Quick and Easy Cinematic Color Grading in Photoshop

In this video, I show you you to use complementary colors to create a cinematic color grading feel for your photos. This technique is quick and easy …

Shot Over 20 Years, Photos Portray an Endearing Array of Animal Emotions

It would be hard to imagine a time when images of animals were more popular than they are now. Whether or not you are a fan of the near inescapable …

5 Interior Photography Tips and Techniques

Taking attractive photos of interior spaces can be challenging, but it’s a skill that any photographer can develop. Struggling with challenging …

The No-Fuss Way to Straighten Your Horizons in Photoshop

No matter what type of photography you create, nothing screams “snapshot” more than an off-kilter horizon. This is especially true for landscape …

Photography

Magical Landscapes Created Inside a 200-Gallon Fish Tank

NYC-based artist Kim Keever makes photographs that double as lush, dreamy landscape paintings, and we bet you’ll be surprised about how he creates …

Balancing Skin Tone and Creating Skin Tone References

Apples are red, grass is green, and the sky is blue. But what colour is skin?<p>Skin gives us probably the most complex range of colours in photography, …

Tutorials

Skulls and Bones

In a number of crypts, catacombs, chapels, and memorials around the world, human skeletons are arranged for public view. Some of these compositions are designed for remembrance of loss and atrocities past; others are composed artistically to inspire worshipers and bring to mind thoughts of an …

How to Photograph the Moon (Part 1)

Ever since I’ve owned a camera I’ve wanted to take photos of the night sky. When I first got a DSLR camera 5 or so years ago I thought getting decent …

Our Darkest Fears Brought to Life with Powerful Photographs of Disasters

With her dramatic photographs, Marina Gadonneix explores the terrain of post-9/11 fear, delving headfirst into locations and situations haunted by …

Breathtaking Photographs Inspired by the Nightmares of Children

For his 1960s project on children’s dreams, legendary photographer Arthur Tress visualizes the subconscious fears of the innocent mind. While working …

The Power of ‘True Detective’: 19th Century Title Becomes Bestseller

<i>Editor's Note: We're looking back through time, inspired by "True Detective" literature, fifty greatest Bechdel-approved films, and more in our</i> …

DSLR vs. Micro 4/3 Cameras: Which is right for you?

Micro 4/3 cameras have become an extremely popular topic of discussion because they are not only smaller and lighter than most DSLRs on the market, …

Cameras

The Truth About Krampus

As the European tradition of Krampus enters the American consciousness, folks start to wonder why the Krampus depicted on Victorian ephemera …

Portraits of Children Around the World and Where They Sleep

<b>Alex, 9, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil</b><p>Where Children Sleep is an eye-opening project by photographer James Mollison that takes a look at children from all across the globe and the diverse environments they go to sleep in. The series presents a portrait of each child or adolescent accompanied by a shot of …

Ivory Coast

Interview with Simon Stâlenhag

Concept art is a highly requested media today, not only for movies, books, comics and animations, but mainly for the videogame industry. Simon …

New Amazingly Surreal Portraits by 19-Year-Old Alex Stoddard

One of our favorite young photographers, Alex Stoddard, continues to expand his collection of creative images, offering an endless source of inspiration for his peers. The 19-year-old photographer manages to produce engaging narratives with each image he shares through his Flickr account, inviting …

Photography

J.F.K., Tragedy, Myth

“My favorite poet was Aeschylus.” So said Senator Robert F. Kennedy, speaking to a traumatized crowd in April of 1968. Kennedy had come to a poor black neighborhood in Indianapolis to make a routine campaign speech, but learned en route that Martin Luther King, Jr., had been assassinated; it fell …

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Start to See Photographically In Six Easy Steps

Digital Photography

Why we can 'see' the house that looks like Hitler

From seeing shapes in clouds to hearing Bing Crosby in a blizzard of static, we're all prone to finding things that aren't there. And there's a name for it: apophenia<p>The Latvian psychologist Konstantins Raudive spent the summer of 1965 trying to contact the dead. Every day, with careful precision, …

A Day in the Life of Jack the Fox

(YouTube link)<p>An unnamed elderly man talks about foxes and how they've received a bad rap in literature and legend. He knows better, because he knows …

15 Remarkable Colorized Photos Will Let You Relive History

One thing we really need to thank the internet for: colorized historical photographs. Of course, the phenomenon comes to us courtesy of Photoshop and the talented editors who transformed black-and-white images into digital works of art. We're just happy we get to feast our eyes upon them.<p>Thanks to …