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Guardian Camera Club: Paul Bailey's portfolio

A review of Paul Bailey's portfolio. <i><br>The colours of 'London 1-6' are certainly vivid; 'London 1-3' is a fair street photo, but would have been better as a portrait, some interaction with that couple could have spoken volumes here. In 'London 1-1' the composition unaccountably includes a 'no parking'</i> …

Sport picture of the day: passion of a young football fan

First published on Thu 29 Aug 2013 08.18 EDT

Creating an Awesome Photo Manipulation from Sketch to Final Product

Swedish photographer and retouch artist Erik Johansson creates amazing photo manipulations — in fact, we’ve actually featured his work before. This, …

Natural Light Portraits: Made In The Shade

One of the easiest ways to start shooting portraits is to use natural light. There’s no added expense of buying speedlites or strobes, or even …

Imaging

Swiss Photographer Combines Art and Science

Science and art seem to be polar opposites. Art appeals to the emotions. A fine art photograph, for example, is made to elicit strong feeling. …

Art

Sublime Images of the Brilliant Night Sky Using Long Exposures and Image Composite

“If the stars should appear one night in a thousand years, how would men believe and adore; and preserve for many generations the remembrance of the …

Thumbs-up at a Holocaust memorial: a clear breach of selfie etiquette

Victorians posed with dead grandmas, so Selfies at Serious Places needn't mean the end of civilisation. But get the tone right<p>Kids these days, hunh? When they're not inappropriately twerking or tweeting they're clogging up the internet with questionable self-portraiture. Indeed the phenomenon of …

Exhibitionist: Tom Ormond, Stephan Balkenol, Roger Hiorns – this week's art shows in pictures

From Kubrickian video horrors to naked engine-straddling students, Skye Sherwin and Robert Clark find out what's happening in art around the country

Sports Picture of the Day: Dog biathlon

It's a sport, apparently. An off-shoot of dog agility trials, this sport sees the dog and handler undertake a series of challenges, it could be crawling under trucks or, as is the case here, swimming through a trough of water. Either way, the dog is the one who looks most in control here

The other side of Martin Luther King: images from the civil rights struggle

Amid the celebrations around the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's 'I had a dream' speech, a small but powerful photographic exhibition in central London contains some of the most evocative images I have encountered from that time.<p>Trolley Books are hosting the show Marching to the Freedom …

Friday Happy Hour: Is Slow Motion Video The Next Big Thing In Wedding Photography?

Are slow motion photo booths the next big thing in wedding photography?<p>In a highly saturated market, wedding photographers need to constantly find …

Soft Light: Weekly Photography Challenge

Your challenge this week is to take and share a photo on the theme of ‘Soft Light’. Earlier in the week Andrew Gibson wrote a post on the topic of …

Photography

Music Festival Bans Photography, Asks Attendees to do the Enforcing

There have been several stories lately of musicians banning photography and asking fans to keep their cell phones in their pockets and enjoy the …

Interview with Astronomer and Astrophotographer Phil Hart

<b>Do you have a background in astronomy? What made you decide to go into night sky photography and astrophotography?</b><p>Astronomy and Photography have been …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Interesting Photo of the Day: Thunderstorms and Wildfires

A wildfire in the hills of Wenatchee, Washington. Firefighters had had a difficult time containing the wildfire, and further concerns were voiced …

Wildfires

The Magic of Natural Light: Twilight

One of my favourite times for taking photos is at twilight. Especially during the spring and summer, the seasons when the light is at its most …

Photography

Gered Mankowitz: the man who photographed rock stars – in pictures

From the Beatles and Stones to Oasis and Suede, the way we see rock history has been profoundly influenced by Gered Mankowitz and his iconic images of pop aristocracy over five decades. Here, he talks through some of the pictures from a new book, Gered Mankowitz: 50 Years of Rock and Roll …