Gavin Beckford

66 Flips | 7 Magazines | 16 Likes | 3 Followers | @gavinbeckford | Keep up with Gavin Beckford on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Gavin Beckford”

No Filter Required: 7 Types Of Clothes That Photograph Best

You know when you spend hours (not to mention a lot of cash) putting together the perfect outfit for a special night out, only to see a tagged photo …

Choosing the Best Lens for Wedding Portraits

Every wedding photographer has their favorite lens for photographing the couple. Some swear that shooting at 200mm produces the most flattering …

How (and why) to use Google Photos on your iPhone or iPad

Many iPhone users have wrestled with storage limits, especially when it comes to managing the device's camera roll. Apart from deleting old pics and …

Google Photos

27 Powerful Photo Stories That Captured Our Attention This Year

In 2016, photographers and curators used images to tell more than a few worthy stories.<p>Another year over, a new one about to begin. What better time to remember the visual stories from 2016 that reminded us humanity is a beautiful, complicated mess?<p>From a ballet program in Kenya to the real-life …

Three Ways to Use a Beauty Dish

A beauty dish can be extremely versatile if you learn how to control the way it modifies light. Most photographers simply use beauty dishes to light …

Beauty

You Can Swing This Camera Backpack to the Front Without Taking It Off

The new Wolffepack Capture camera backpack does something that we wish every photography backpack could do: it lets you swing it around front without …

Lindsay Adler Fashion Shoot Workflow From Start to Finish

I'm a big admirer of Lindsay Adler and her work, and I spoke to her recently regarding her most valuable career mistake. As you can imagine, my ears …

Fashion Photography

The 8 Biggest Mistakes on Your Portfolio (And How to Fix Them)

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Format Magazine. It’s contents are being used with exclusive permission.</i><p>For potential clients and collaborators, …

Film Masters Showdown: Stanley Kubrick vs Martin Scorsese

2017-08-17 #culture<p>Artists and color lovers will love scrolling up and down with their phones in this cool account of color palettes found in …

Tips For Softening Your On-Camera Flash

It’s no secret that on-camera flash is harsh and can be very unflattering, this is true of built-in camera flash as well as add-on speedlights. This …

Watch: How To Efficiently Cut Anything Out In Photoshop, Including Hair And Fur

<b>Not knowing</b> the right tools to use when cutting out objects in Photoshop can result in numerous hours tediously working on this editing</b> …

How to Use a Gray Backdrop to Achieve 4 Different Results

Gray is the color when you need one background that can be modified into practically any shade for your studio portrait photography sessions. It can …

Demonstration

Studio portraits: What modifier for what light?

Santa Claus has you spoiled this year by offering you the studio of your dreams? A kit of flashes, a backdrop support and even more rolls of paper? …

Eight Technologies Revolutionizing Supply Chains

• Adoption rates of cloud computing are expected to surge to 86% over the next six to 10 years for streamlining supply chains.<br>• Driverless vehicles & drones (50%) and 3D printing (48%) have the highest predicted adoption rates over the next ten years.<br>• Robotics & Automation and driverless vehicles & …

Amazon might buy an airport in Germany

Amazon has held talks with Frankfurt-Hahn Airport, a money-losing airport that is for sale, according to the German-language daily Sueddeutsche Zeitung, which was picked up by logistics-industry website Lloyd's Loading List.<p>The report did not say what the discussions were about or how recently they …

DHL unveils new reverse logistics model to deliver circular supply chains

Delivery services company Deutsche Post DHL has collaborated with Cranfield University and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation to develop a new 'reverse …

Amazon continues air freight expansion, inks deal with Atlas Air to drive ‘fast deliveries’ to customers

Amazon.com’s worldwide delivery operations got a boost today when a deal was announced between the Seattle online retailer and Atlas Air Worldwide …

How Big Data And Analytics Are Transforming Supply Chain Management

Supply chain management is a field where Big Data and analytics have obvious applications. Until recently, however, businesses have been less quick to implement big data analytics in supply chain management than in other areas of operation such as marketing or manufacturing.<p>Of course supply chains …

Big Data

Demand-driven supply chain – a direct link to profitability

A modern day, customer-centric, demand-driven supply chain is faster and more responsive to changes in customer demand than traditional ones. Learn more about KPMG’s approach to supply chain transformation.

Advanced Analytics Help A Services Company Manage A Dynamic Supply Chain

I had a conversation with a supply chain executive at a company with an incredibly complex and dynamic supply chain. This logistics services company manages hundreds of millions of supply chain assets for its clients, has hundreds of thousands drop off and pick up points, and make over 10,000 …

Why UPS Believes 3D Printing Will Shake Up The Supply Chain

“3D printing has been around since the 1980s, but today there’s really an explosion going on,” says Alan Amling, Vice President of Marketing at United Parcel Services (UPS) Global Logistics & Distribution. “Every week you see something new about it in the press.”<p>Amling was addressing this year’s …

Target to Get Tough With Vendors to Speed Up Its Supply Chain

This story originally appeared on Reuters<p>Discount retailer Target Corp. is cracking down on suppliers as part of a multi-billion dollar overhaul to speed up its supply chain and better compete with rivals including Wal-Mart Stores Inc. and Amazon.com Inc .<p>The sixth-largest U.S. retailer by sales …

Walmart

The Internet of Things Creates Supply Chain Operational Efficiencies

As the omnichannel experience raises customer expectations to an all-time high, retailers must create supply chain-based operational efficiencies if …

fabian oefner explodes iconic sports cars using thousands of photos

<b>fabian oefner explodes iconic sports cars using thousands of photos</b><br>(above) disintegrating 08 / porsche 956 (1982)<br>all images courtesy of fabian</b> …

Classic Cars

Food Photographer of the Year 2016

<b>Oozing cheese toasties, fiery hot kitchens and impressive baking displays - see the winners of this year's Pink Lady Food Photographer of the Year competition.</b><p>With plumes of flour jumping high into the air, this image of a baker kneading dough has, says food critic and chairman of the judges Jay …

Post Ratio Landing Page

Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

20+ Unbelievable Photos Showing That Angle Is Everything

So many images are Photoshopped these days that it's hard to know what to believe anymore. But you don't need to be an editing wizard to mess with …

Phil Collins Recreating His Old Album Covers Is The Only Photo Recreation That Matters

This glaring absence has finally been corrected.<p>To celebrate the reissue of extended and remastered editions of all his solo albums, Phil Collins …

Everything announced at Facebook’s F8 conference

At Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 developer conference, Mark Zuckerberg laid out the company’s 10 year roadmap and made tons of new announcements such as the new chatbots and a crazy new VR camera.<p>On Day 2, the keynote speakers dove into updates from the React Native platform, demoed a VR selfie stick, …

F8 Conference

This App Will Change The Way You Buy Art

Standing in Pace MacGill, an art gallery in midtown Manhattan, the art market researcher-cum-entrepreneur Magnus Resch opened an app on his iPhone …

Apps