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Forget All the Fancy Photo Gear, Here Is What a Truly Minimalistic Photographer Looks Like

As a follow up to my most recent article about making a living using nothing more than an iPhone camera, I wanted to dig a little deeper into my …

Mobile Photography

Sony's RX100 IV is still the point-and-shoot to beat

Does the world need another point-and-shoot camera? Sony seems to think so. Despite an influx of smartphones that have put sophisticated imaging features in people's pockets, the company is still keen on improving its flagship compact shooter, the RX100. The latest model, introduced last month, …

India’s freelance boom is creating a crop of creative co-working spaces

There are no cubicles at The Hive, a quaint three-storey mansion on the corner of a cobblestone street in Khar, Mumbai. There are colourful corridors that lead to musicians, endless cups of <i>chai</i> and coffee, and outdoor divans where casually-dressed entrepreneurs can lie down or work.<p>But definitely …

India

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Psychology

Lost City Discovered in the Honduran Rain Forest

In search for the legendary “City of the Monkey God,” explorers find the untouched ruins of a vanished culture.<p>An expedition to Honduras has emerged from the jungle with dramatic news of the discovery of a mysterious culture’s lost city, never before explored. The team was led to the remote, …

Archaeology

Full-Frame or Cropped Sensor: Which Will Work for You?

There's a large selection of camera brands, with various models combined with choices of full-frame, and cropped frame sensors. Searching for the …

Incredible Campo, CO Tornado

Quick and Informative Intro to SLR Lenses for Beginners

The world of camera lenses can be a bit daunting when you first start out, and so a videographer and photographer have joined forces to put together …

Understanding Exposure Value in Photography

Before explaining <i>Exposure Value</i> (EV for short), it helps to know what <b>Light Value</b> (LV, for short) means. When you find something (whether it’s a …

Landscape Photography

What Every Entrepreneur Can Learn From The Movie ‘Limitless’

The premise of this film is based on a fictional drug called NZT which magically transformed down-and-out loser <i>Eddie Morra</i> into one of the most …

103 Things I’ve Learned About Street Photography

A good photo asks more questions than provides answers 35mm as a focal length is generally ideal for most street photographers. 28mm is too wide …

Calling All Portrait Photographers: New Guide on Growing Your Business

We just released our 32nd free guide on one of the meatiest topics yet – portrait photography. In fact, the portrait photographers we interviewed for …

5 More Creative Ways to Beat Photographer's Block

I’m sure this is hardly the first article you’ve read on this topic, but it’s worth revisiting from time to time because, at some point, we all …

Creativity

Career Advice for Millennials

12 Ways to Become the Office Superstar<p>Tired of the bad rap millennials get? Overcome it with these tips from career expert Dan Schawbel<p>iStockphoto/Thinkstock<p>You've heard that millennials are power-hungry, overconfident people who spend all day attached to their iPhones and want constant promotions. …

Video Interview: Copyright Registration & Infringement Information

<b>“It’s ideal to register your images before infringement – register them right away after you’ve taken them.” – Carolyn E. Wright, aka The Photo</b> …

Interview with Artist-Photographer Spencer Tunick

You know his work. You may have been one of the thousands of people who exposed their hidden beauty and the flaws that all humans have on their …

Readers' travel photograph competition: July – landscapes

Landscapes was a broad theme and you sent in some incredible scenes. Scroll through the gallery to see the winner, chosen by Colin Prior, one of the world's leading landscape photographers. All of this year's winning images will be mounted by Point101, and displayed at an exhibition at the …

How to Select the Perfect Nikon DSLR for Your Needs

An article by +Sean Ogle Selecting a new DSLR can be really overwhelming, especially if you’re a first time buyer. Not only do you have to decide …

Photography

Interview: Scott Meleskie of Clark Street Mercantile

Opening just over a month ago, Clark Street Mercantile is a modest boutique in Montreal aimed at the discerning gentleman. Clothing, footwear, apothecary, pens and paper, magazines, accessories, artwork, bags, blankets, tonic and grenadine, razors—the inventory is a panoply of products from brands …

Clothing

Super Photo Editing Skills | Lightroom 4 Video Tutorial

1<p>Introducing Super Photo Editing Skills<p>When your images come off your camera, and onto your computer, they need some editing to make them really …

Tutorials

21 Beautiful Pictures of Boats

People have been using boats for travel and work now for centuries. For a long time, boats were the only way for different cultures to interact. …

Sailboats

Confessions of an Ex-Gear Addict

Thank God, I am now a gear minimalist focused on photography and a big fan of “limitation creativity” (i.e. you are more creative with less)… But …

Contemporary Alpine Architecture: Chalet Canelle in Tyrol, Austria

Offering a modern vision of a ski getaway, architectural firm East West Real Estate designed Chalet Canelle, located in Kappl, Tyrol, Austria. With …

Back to Basics: Panorama Photography Tips for Nature Photographers

Photo by Mike Cavaroc<p>Panoramic images have long been used to capture a wide angle view that the human eye cannot naturally take in all at once. In …

Beautiful Travel Photography by Jonathan Kingston

Jonathan Kingston is a photographer whose mission is to “celebrate what’s right with the world.” Through photography, Jonathan tries to capture the …

Travel Photography

How To Become a Storytelling Photographer

Natan Dvir is a photojournalist and a documentary artist who has a vast range of photographic experience for Polaris Images and other leading …

How to Create the Misty Water Effect in Photography

Have you looked at a landscape photographer’s photo and wondered how they got the water coming down from a waterfall to look so misty? Or how they …

Landscape Photography

Polarizing "Lenses" – You're Doing it Wrong!

Firstly if photography has been your hobby (or worse yet, your profession) for a couple of years now and you’re still calling them Polarizing Lenses, …

Landscape Photography