Dwain Thomas

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Landscape Photography

Shoot the moon: Spectacular shots by the pros

Kono Donau: A New Ultra-Slow 35mm Film with ISO 6

Want to shoot film photos at ISO 6? Now you can. Lomography today announced the new KONO! Donau 35mm film. It’s a limited-edition, ultra-slow film …

Lomography

Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone - Part 1

I’m often asked if my photography is limited to birds. While it’s true that birds are my passion and my photography is mostly dedicated to them, it’s …

Landscape Photography

Apple taking steps to prevent another large-scale App Store breach

The Californian tech giant's senior vice president of worldwide marketing said that Apple will be providing official Xcode software to Chinese developers to avoid another security breach of its App Store.<p>Apple is on the cusp of selling millions of phones upon Friday's release of the iPhone 6S …

Apps

YOY Lamp

Here is a beautiful minimalist LED light. When switched on, a silhouette of a classic lampshade appears on the wall. The head of the pole resembles a …

Furniture

Dispelling 9 Myths About Professional Photography

<b>Q</b>: Who wants to be a professional photographer?<p><b>A</b>: Everyone who owns a camera.<p>Okay, that answer might be a bit hyperbolic, but sometimes it really …

Profit

A 10 Step Personal Development Strategy for Photographers

In this article I want to lay some foundations, on which I will build in future articles. I am not talking here about image development, but your …

21 Killer Portraits Recently Selected for Editors’ Choice

Every month, a fresh group of pro photographers from within the 500px community are selected to be our coveted “Guest Editors” and given the power to …

7 Functional Tips for Better Product Photography

I’ve been making different product photography tutorials for awhile now and I still regularly go back to a previous posts because I am still using …

Digital Photo Retouching eBook | Photography eBooks

1<p>Professional Retouching Techniques<p>We’ve put together a beautiful eBook for you to get inspired and learn professional tricks and techniques from a …

Tutorials

Christian Werner in Post-War Iraq: A Photographer Investigates a Health Crisis

1 of 24<p><i>Photojournalist Christian Werner made the following images on two trips to Iraq in 2012.</i><p>On a gray day in April 2012, an elderly woman walked …

Bounce Flash Secrets – Bouncing Your Way to Better Photography

If you have ever seen a professional photographer using flashgun on top of their camera, and wondering why the flash is not pointing directly at the …

35 Cityscape Images to Take Your Breath Away

Recently I’ve done a lot of natural world images including landscapes, bugs, waterfalls, flowers and even pets. So it’s time for something different …

Photography

Quick Tip: A Great Way to Resize Low-Res Images in Photoshop

The most recent video to come out of Adobe’s “Photoshop Playbook” series of tutorials offers a quick and useful tip for if you ever find yourself …

Amazon Patent Shows Common Seamless Background Lighting Technique

Is Amazon attempting to patent an age old photography lighting technique? A recently published patent seems to suggest that, and it’s getting some …

It's Guest Blog Wednesday featuring David Bean!

Allow me to introduce myself. Some of you reading this have probably heard of me/my work; the majority of you probably have not and I’m totally fine …

Swirls of Colored Liquids Submerged in Water Create Mesmerizing View

Stare into an aquarium and soon you will be overcome with a sense of tranquility. There is something about the buoyancy and weightlessness …

Everything From This 1991 Radio Shack Ad You Can Now Do With Your Phone

Some people like to spend $3 on a cup of coffee. While that sounds like a gamble I probably wouldn't take, I'll always like to gamble -- especially as little as three bucks -- on what I might be able to dig up on Buffalo and Western New York, our collective past, and what it means for our future.<p>I …

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