Eugene Hurwitz

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10 Things I Learned from Irving Penn

Irving Penn is either the best or second best portrait photographer of all time. Depending on the day, he’s either ahead of or behind Richard Avedon. …

Street Photography

How to Make a DIY Beauty Dish for Just a Few Bucks

Photography gear is great, but photography gear can be expensive and it’s always so much more fun and cheap when you can make it yourself. In the …

Birdland Brochure from 1955

<b>Birdland Brochure from 1955.</b><p><b>Birdland established itself as the place that every jazz musician had to play, as did Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Bud Powell, Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Art Tatum, Sarah Vaughan, Art Blakey, Horace Silver, Clifford Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, Stan Getz, Lester Young, George Shearing, Billie Holiday, Milt Jackson, Oscar Peterson, and Sonny Rollins to name a few, in front of audiences that might have included Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe, Frank</b> …

Sony a6000: The Best-Selling Mirrorless Camera of All Time [Review]

With a price of $548.00 with kit lens, the Sony a6000 is considered <b>one of the best entry-level mirrorless cameras on the market</b>. Mirrorless …

The 25 Best Male Jazz Singers Of All Time

What defines a jazz singer? Is it the musical language they use or the nature of the material they inhabit? Is it a flair for improvisation or the …

Universal Music

Mariska Hargitay Remembers Her Famous Mom: 'All I Have to Do Is Look in the Mirror'

Long before there was Pamela Anderson, there was Jayne Mansfield.<p>Mariska Hargitay was just 3 years old when Mansfield, her legendary screen siren …

7 Reasons I Still Shoot Film in 2018

I’ve been shooting analog for almost four years now, and all I can say is: analog has truly changed my life and what I think about what it means …

Cameras

Celebrating The Legacy Of Nat ‘King’ Cole

Born on 17 March 1919 in Montgomery, Alabama, Nathaniel Adams Cole went on to become one of America’s, and the world’s, most beloved vocalists. We …

Denis Reggie’s 7 Tips on How to Shoot Group Portraits at a Wedding

Veteran pro wedding photographer Denis Reggie has some great advice for capturing tricky portraits of groups at a wedding.

Switching from an iPhone to an Android device

So you’ve decided that maybe the grass is greener on the other side, and you’re all set to make the trip across the Android bridge. In this guide, …

As a Photographer, These are 13 Free Apps I Wouldn't Leave the House Without

If you're a new photographer, let me let you in on a little secret...There are hundreds of photography apps available for iOS and Android devices …

Apps

The story of Birdland, 'the Jazz Corner of the World'

Say what you will about mobsters, they often have very good taste in music.<p>And thus on Thursday the 15th of December 1949, in the tradition of Owney …

Trumpeter

Why Learn From the Masters of Photography?

MASTERS PROTOTYPE by HAPTICIf you gain too much inspiration from the past, will that mean you will never find your own style?Learn From the Masters …

How to Get Started With Vinyl

The vinyl revolution is being led by a generation that was barely alive when CDs went out of fashion, let alone tapes, let alone records. The party is underway, and it's fun. Here's how to join in.<p>When I was 16—six long years ago—I dragged up a record player I found in my parents' basement along …

Why this is the perfect PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY angle - Proven by SCIENCE

Ed from photosincolor.com wanted to find the ACTUAL PROVEN perfect portrait photography set so he turned to SCIENCE. If you are a professional …

Photography

The Headshot Setup That Will Save You Time and Impress Your Clients

I call it the 3-in-1 Headshot Method. As a professional photographer it is imperative that you are able to adapt to your surrounds and the needs of …

I prefer my photos RAW: The Best RAW camera apps for shooting with the iPhone!

What are the best RAW camera apps available for my iPhone?While a lot of people are super content to simply load up their Camera app and snap a …

Working with Models: A Beginner’s Guide

Running a shoot from start to finish can be pretty demanding—working with creative staff, managing your camera, adjusting settings, directing, and …

National Parks

7 Legendary Photographers to Follow on Flipboard

One big challenge for aspiring photographers is finding a style. We don’t mean sticking to a type —tons of photographers shoot landscapes, fashion and fine art photos without losing their “look”—but introducing a certain aesthetic consistency to your work. What makes your photo <b>yours</b>?<p>A simple way to …

Six amazing sights that look even better from the ISS

The astronauts living on the ISS get to experience the wonders of the universe’s natural phenomena like no one else<p>Imagine seeing the lights of cities spreading around the Nile Delta and then in less than an hour gazing down on Mount Everest. The astronauts on the International Space Station(ISS) …

Mount Everest

A Look at The Striking Low-Key Black-and-White Style of Film Noir Cinema

Cinema and photography are two close-knit relatives that help us to tell stories through the use of a camera and mindful composition. This week, we …

Crime Drama

12 Reasons Why Dehydration Is Bad for Your Body

It doesn’t take much to become dehydrated. Lose just 1.5% of the water in your body (the human body is usually about 60% H2O), and you’ve reached the …

Wellness

A Look at What Top Cloud Storage Services Say About Your Photo Rights

In the age of digital photography, many of us turn to online cloud solutions to help us backup our precious moments. However, the question that many …

Cloud Computing

APS-C Based Sensors: Myths and Benefits

In March 2014 I was in Dubai at the Gulf Photo Plus training event, running workshops on Landscape Photography, Street Photography, and …

Cameras

Everything You Need to Know About Nikon AF Modes

If you’re a Nikon shooter who wants a better grasp of how your camera’s autofocus settings work, check out this 11-minute video by Steve Perry of …

Why You Shouldn't Ignore The Video Mode on Your Camera

There has been a certain reluctance amongst some photographers to accept the fact that video is here to stay on stills cameras. It’s understandable, …

Balance in Photography

Balance is one of the least-discussed principles of good composition, but it is perhaps the most important. Photographers, consciously or not, make …

ISO, Aperture & Shutter Speed | A Cheat Sheet For Beginners

One of the first things you must learn as a new photographer is the relationship between ISO, aperture and shutter speed. Known as the “exposure …

Shutter Speed

Woman Photoshops Her Body in Real Time in This Powerful Statement on Beauty

Personal trainer Cassey Ho is a YouTube star with an exercise channel boasting more than 2.1 million subscribers. In recent days, however, she has …

Beauty

Photographer Calls For Selfie Stick Free Weddings, Gets Massive Approval, Has To Take The Post Down

Many photographers don’t appreciate the fact that wedding guests use their camera and smartphone to take photos during a wedding. This is mostly …

Weddings