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Manchester Stands Together

Matt Stuart On the street the day after a suicide-bomber attacked a Ariana Grande concert. Manchester, Great Britain. May 23, 2017. © Matt Stuart | …

Street Photography

JFK at 100: My dad’s famous Miami portrait of the president

In my elementary school’s main office hung a portrait of President John F. Kennedy. My father had taken the photograph while he was covering JFK for …

John F. Kennedy

Portrait Photography Lighting Tutorials

If you want to stand out from the average photographer, it’s probably wise to have a solid understanding of light. Proper lighting is one the more …

Portrait Photography

NPPA Calls for Release of French Photographer

The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA), joined by the groups listed below, calls on the Turkish government to immediately release French …

Journalism

$0 Design Tools For Your Startup

Creating a well-designed site, product, or project usually isn’t cheap. You know you want to make something that looks good–but how do you do it if …

Web Design

10 Awesome Places to Find Background Music for Video

Video content has exploded in popularity, and it’s no wonder. Consumers find video engaging, compelling and convincing — so much so that they’re …

Creative Commons

Change Your Analytics & Webmaster Tools | SSL Certificate

There are a few steps you will need to complete in order to continue tracking stats in Google Analytics when you add an SSL certificate to a website …

Google Analytics

Journalists drink too much, are bad at managing emotions, and operate at a lower level than average, according to a new study

Journalists' brains show a lower-than-average level of executive functioning, according to a new study, which means they have a below-average ability to regulate their emotions, suppress biases, solve complex problems, switch between tasks, and show creative and flexible thinking.<p>The study, led by …

The Brain

Greene, award-winning photojournalist, dies in Paris

PARIS (AP) – Stanley Greene, an award-winning American photographer of conflict, disasters and humanitarian crises across the globe, died Friday in …

Entertainment

Top 5 GoPro Tips for Content Creators

<b>GoPro Tips for Content Creators</b><p>Action cameras have become a must-have for every content creator. Ever since GoPro made them popular, content creators …

Light Painting

25 Best Retro and Vintage Illustrator Tutorials

by Julia Sagar<p>Creating top-class, super-affordable illustration tools that make your design workflow faster and more efficient is just one part of …

50 Best Retro and Vintage Photoshop Tutorials

by Dustin Lee October 11, 2016<p>One of the best ways to stay fresh, relevant and in-demand as a designer or illustrator is to learn from other talented …

How to Add a Light Leak to Your Videos

Light leaks are a popular stylistic effect used to give videos a more dynamic feeling and atmosphere. In this tutorial, Sean shows you how to create …

Tutorials

Life at small-market newspapers: A survey of over 400 journalists

Image: iwishmynamewasmarsha/Flickr.<p>Small-market newspapers constitute the majority of newspapers in the United States. What is it like to work at …

Journalism

How Photographer Bill Frakes Used 41 DSLRs to Shoot the Kentucky Derby

Native Nebraskan Bill Frakes has had a long career in which he has photographed in 138 countries and all US states. He has captured everything from …

Photography

This Photographer Accidentally Shot the Wrong Couple’s Proposal

A photographer in Arkansas made an unusual mistake this past weekend: he accidentally photographed the wrong couple’s proposal and completely missed …

Photography

Russian Photographer in Oval Office Raises Red Flags, US Media Locked Out

President Donald Trump’s meeting with Russian diplomats is being heavily criticized by US photographers today. The administration’s decision to lock …

World Leaders

Lynsey Addario Comes to UCSB

When I mentioned to photojournalist Lynsey Addario over the phone that I read her memoir <i>It’s What I Do: A Photographer’s Life of Love and War</i> and …

Journalism

Elon Musk's Favorite Books

Recommendations from Elon + SpaceX. Discover 22 curated products like Zero To One and Tesla: Inventor of the Electric Age about Elon Musk's Favorite …

Tesla

39 Tools to Create AWESOME Visual Content (and Boost Engagement Too)

<i>2017 Update. This post was originally written by Ann Smarty and shared 13 tools for creating visual content. It was time for an update and the post</i> …

Miami photojournalist and blogger Bill Cookes dies at 70

Bill Cooke, a tough-as-nails photojournalist and blogger, died Saturday afternoon in the Miami VA hospice after years of battling pulmonary fibrosis. …

Miami Beach

From Aleppo to Paris: Syrian Photographer Captures Fiery Clash

Syrian photographer Zakaria Abdelkafi took a photograph in Paris as harrowing as many of the images from his war-torn native land: a French riot policeman engulfed in flames. Taken on the sidelines of a May Day rally in the midst of a tense presidential election that has divided France, the …

Syria

Nine Great Films About Photographers and How Turning the Lens on Ourselves Can Shed the Most Light

Movies exist to tell stories. Through writing, performance, sound, and photography, they share with us worlds and visions that help us interpret the …

How to Focus Better by Harnessing “Flow”

How to focus and stay on-task for an extended period of time is a real challenge for many people. “Focus” isn’t easy. It takes time, effort, and …

Productivity

A Fire, a Photojournalist, and an Unexpected Package

While studying aerospace engineering at the University of Buffalo, Malaysia-born Marcus Yam caught the photography bug, altering the trajectory of …

California

The Guardian's head of photography on a striking image from Pakistan

The Guardian and the Times both chose the same image of a young Afghan girl from a choice of over 20,000<p>Sometimes great minds do think alike. On Tuesday, the Guardian's picture system was bursting with 25,000 images by the close of play. I'm sure over at News International, the Times had a similar …

What is Inbox Zero? - Definition from WhatIs.com

Inbox Zero is a rigorous approach to email management aimed at keeping the inbox empty -- or almost empty -- at all times.<p>Inbox Zero was developed by …

10 books that will make you a working writer. (And why.)

Books that will help your literary start-up take off.<p>A few weeks ago, I wrote a post about my ten favorite books for fiction writers and why I love …

Authors