Evin McCarthy

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Forget Smartphone Addiction. Here's What Experts Are Really Worried About

Our phones are not the problem when it comes to gadget addiction. It's this @jmbrandonbb<p>It's not the smartphone in your hand. It's not the tablet or the laptop. Reports about shiny objects captivating us all day miss the mark by a long shot. Apple is not to blame for making a useful phone, and …

Social Media

How to Find Good Natural Light for Portraits (VIDEO)

As part of his “Good Light: Learning to Write with Light and Shadow” series, photographer Sean Tucker has released this gem of a tutorial. In the …

Photography

Dark and Mysterious Adventure and Landscape Photography by Fran Mart

Beautiful and vibrant dreamscapes by <b>Fran Mart</b>, talented self-taught photographer and adventurer who was born and grew up on the coast of Spain in …

Photography

See the Stunning Short Film Shot at a Focal Length of 2,520mm

When you get into truly extreme focal lengths, the visual effects you can create are both beautiful and seemingly otherworldly. This amazing short …

Magic Lantern

Studio Portraits in Small Spaces: How I Make It Work

I’d love to have access to a massive studio space with all of the latest amenities. Who wouldn’t? But in many cases, a living room is all you need to …

Living Rooms

A handy guide to making awesome photos

Kainaz Amaria • October 29, 2015<p>Visual storytelling is really vital to reach a wider audience. It’s how more and more people are communicating.<p>This post will guide you through the most important elements of it.<p><b>Photography is a language</b><p>What do I mean by this? There is a method to creating images and …

Landscape Photography

A Short Film Captures the Reactions of LA Residents to Viewing the Moon Through a Traveling Telescope | Colossal

<p>Directors Alex Gorosh and Wylie Overstreet have released another film about the moon after their previous educational short outlining why the 2017 …

Using Reflected Light and Negative Fill to Your Advantage in Photography

Understanding how to use reflected light and negative fill are two of the most valuable lessons to learn as a photographer. Make sure you have these …

Want to Take Stunning Photographs? Turn Your Camera Upside Down

The first step to taking a halfway decent photograph is making sure you're holding the camera right-side-up ... unless you’re Arnau Rovira Vidal. The …

The Problem of Color Contamination in Photography

Whether you’re aware of the correct terminology or not, you have likely experienced color contamination happening in your photographs already. Put …

Computer Graphics

Web Design 2018 Trends - Part 1

The cool thing about following websites like Dribbble and Behance, especially Dribbble, is that you can see the direction the visual design community …

Mysterious snow scenes in Japan – in pictures

Every winter, a train runs across the island of Hokkaido in Japan. Known as the Okhotsk‑no‑Kaze (Wind of Okhotsk), it inspired the name of a series of snow-covered images by Shanghai-based photographer Ying Yin. “Snow is like a frame,” she says. “It can make usual things unusual. These photos show …

Photography

New Trend in Visual Design and Motion Design for the Web?

I love browsing through sites like Behance and Dribbble for visual design inspiration. It's amazing to see how much the field has evolved. We can see …

UI Design

Street Photos of Coincidences on NYC Sidewalks

Street photographer Jonathan Higbee is a master of spotting fleeting moments on the sidewalks of New York City in which things come together in …

This Photographer Shoots Portraits in the Style of Old Master Painters

Gemmy Woud-Binnendijk is a Dutch fine art photographer whose portrait photos may make you feel like you’re walking through a museum. Her style is …

5 Steps To Improve Your SEO

The cold, hard truth of the Internet is that you can have the prettiest photos, best portfolio and most engaging website layout, but if you’re not …

Capture The Super Blue Blood Moon On January 31

Every full moon is special, but the full moon we’ll see on Wednesday, January 31, will be extra special. A rare orbital and calendar convergence …

What Went Wrong In Hawaii, Human Error? Nope, Bad Design

The author and eminent design researcher Don Norman examines how poorly designed software spread panic in Hawaii–and offers tips for avoiding such incidents in the future.<p>“BALLISTIC MISSILE THREAT INBOUND TO HAWAII. SEEK IMMEDIATE SHELTER. THIS IS NOT A DRILL.” That was the false alert sent to …

UX Design

3d pan white

admin<p>I scan 120 slide with mine... with 135 format I don't see why not either, but you're best to do it with a macro lens. The 24-105 just won't work …

Eight ‘rules’ of photography that are worth breaking

In 1955, 36-year-old photographer William Eugene Smith travelled to Pittsburgh on what was meant to be a three-week assignment, but which became a …

D Day

The Spiratone Bello-Dupliscope

Summary: I bought a Spiratone Bello-Dupliscope for my Canon EOS 60D. I am glad I could pick up cheaply on eBay what would have been otherwise an …

Cameras

A Case For Black & White

Lagoon, Pfeiffer Beach, Big Sur, 1974. When I first moved to Carmel, I had no fixed place to live. After asking around, I was told about a Texas …

Landscape Photography

Airbnb Cofounder Joe Gebbia on How 'Dog-Fooding' Leads to Great Design

In a Q&A, Airbnb cofounder Joe Gebbia explains how the sharing-economy powerhouse ‘dog-foods’ to better understand its customers and why great design …

Design

Selectively sharpen your photos non-destructively with a high pass filter mask

Sharpening is one of those parts of digital photography on which everybody has their own opinion. How much, when in the process to do it, using what …

Tutorials

How I Shoot Dancers: 4 Simple Tips

I spent close to a decade of my life as a sports photographer and during this time it never crossed my mind to shoot dance. My dance photography all …

Photography

Carte Blanche

Avalon. Ruby Beach, Washington.I am a self-taught photographer. I learned the art by going through countless rounds of trial and error, and by …

Landscape Photography

Technical Support Teams: The Secret Sauce To UX Success

When it comes to a solution you are using, ‘if there’s something weird, and it don’t look good, who you gonna call? … Tech support!‘ (yep, that was a …

UX Design

10 Sketch plugins you need to know about

With the introduction of Sketch Cloud, a rethought file format and subscription-based pricing model, Sketch has had an exciting run. Besides a string …

Web Design

Exporting JPGs from Lightroom Smart Previews VS Originals

From time to time I accidentally hit the export button in Lightroom when my original files are not connected. When this happens, I cancel the …