Jeff Hirsch

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All About Profiles: How Profiles Work and Making Your Own

Our release of the massively updated Profiles feature in April across Adobe Camera Raw, Lightroom Classic, and Lightroom CC created tons of …

Tutorials

This is how to make Profiles in the new Camera Raw & Lightroom

Earlier this month, Adobe released a new “massive update” for Lightroom and Camera Raw. The update brought Sony A7III support, along with a few other …

Tutorials

The Death of Photographer Laura Aguilar Is a Major Loss for L.A.

In the fall of 2016, about a year prior to the opening of Show and Tell, a groundbreaking retrospective of her photography at the Vincent Price Art …

Los Angeles

Susan Meiselas on how she took photographs that left a mark on our world

Upon entering the exhibition rooms at Jeu de Paume in Paris, a large, imposing self-portrait of a young Susan Meiselas greets the visitor. It’s an unusual choice for the American photographer, who has spent 40 years documenting the lives of others – sometimes in battle zones like in Central America …

Street Photography

Advance Your Travel Photography by Spotting These Cognitive Biases

Your brain is the most sophisticated and irreplaceable piece of equipment you bring to any shoot. But this fantastically complex machine is also …

Psychology

How to Geotag Photos When Your Camera Doesn't Have GPS (Shutterbug Video)

Shutterbug columnist and Photoshop/Lightroom expert Scott Kelby returns with another great photography tips video. In the short clip below, Kelby …

GeoTagging

Security app created by ex-NSA staffer warns you if an attacker opens the lid of your Mac

Macs aren’t easy to hack, and most attempts require physical access to the machine. Ex-NSA staffer Patrick Wardle has created a security app designed to warn you if someone tries to interfere with your MacBook, alerting you as soon as the lid is opened …<p>He created the app after he believes that he …

iOS Apps

The Canon EF 50mm f/1.0L

Canon EF 50mm f/1.0L<p>I finally own the Canon EF 50mm f/1.0L lens. It’s a lens I have wanted for a long time, but I had a hard time justifying the …

Cameras

10 Gorgeous Non-Open-String Chords

128<p>SHARES<p>A few weeks back, David Walliman shared his top 10 favorite open-string chords that can be moved on the fretboard.<p>In this new video, he …

Electric Guitar

They Did It: Hasbro Is Officially Producing Its Largest Star Wars Toy Ever

<i>Star Wars</i> toy collectors have been keeping a close eye on a special crowdfunding project over the past few weeks. It’s by none other than Hasbro and …

How to Conquer Hesitation in Street Photography

Downtown LA, 2011Dear friend,Have you ever seen a scene that you wanted to shoot, but hesitated and didn’t take the photo, and later regretted <i>not</i> …

Street Photography

I Literally Drove to the End of the Road in North America to Photograph the Northern Lights

Having spent years photographing the night sky from the Milky Way to exploding meteors to man-made space junk disintegrating in the atmosphere, I …

Aubrey Plaza made a half-hour ASMR video, and a lot of it is about killing Jerry from Parks And Rec

Today, in “Maybe the weirdest thing we’ve ever had to watch for work” news: <i>W Magazine</i> recently recruited <i>Parks And Recreation</i>and <i>Legion</i>star Aubrey …

7 Eloquent Photography Quotes from Ansel Adams and Why They Should Matter to You (VIDEO)

Ansel Adams has inspired more than a generation of photographers, with his technical mastery, passion for the environment, and ever-evolving vision …

Photography

What is the Purpose of Photography?

What is the purpose of photography? To me, the purpose of photography is documenting the joy in our lives, and sharing that joy with others.Other …

Street Photography

The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

In March of 2017, we recommended 50 of the best podcasts for your listening pleasure. Many of those shows continue to do great work, including</i> …

From Kodak to iPhoneography - The Evolution of Photography

<i>If you’re looking for a solid history of photography, you’ve come to the right spot</i><p>Get ready to waste some time today, because we’ve got something …

This is what the iPhone X looks like under a macro lens

This Is What Happens When Your Mom Is A Photographer, And Your Dad A Big Fan Of Game Of Thrones

This is what happens when your Mom is a Photographer, your Dad a big fan of GOT and you have the locks and looks that kill!<p>Ayan Jha, of the house …

Beautiful Pictures Through The Mirror

Małgorzata Sajur is a polish photographer who looks at life through a mirror. Whether it’s in a reflective series on herself or a window to the …

Photography

Wilco Launching Their Own Radio Station

On Friday, Wilco will launch an online radio broadcast called Wilcoworld Radio. The band was inspired to organize the “Wilco-centric” program after reissuing their first two albums, <i>A.M.</i> (1995) and <i>Being There</i> (1996), which featured unreleased tracks like “Dynamite My Soul.” They’re set to broadcast …

Judge should order governor to stop using ephemeral messaging app, lawyers say

Missouri governor’s lawyer: Use of Confide is protected under the First Amendment.<p>Two Missouri lawyers have sued the governor’s office over its use …

Privacy

Gallery: SkyPixel's jaw-dropping drone photos of the year

SkyPixel received more than 44,000 submissions from 141 countries for its 2017 Photo Contest, which it runs in collaboration with drone-making giant …

Photography

Visions of America by the greats – in pictures

Yosemite’s startling beauty, a sunbather in Santa Monica and Georgia O’Keeffe by the lake … a sale of vintage, modern and contemporary photography by Alfred Stieglitz, Dorothea Lange and others casts an almost nostalgic eye on America<p><i>Classic Photographs Los Angeles is at Bergamot Arts Center, Santa</i> …

Santa Monica

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 …

Photography

This simple script renders data collected by your ISP unusable

After voting last month to strip Obama administration guidelines, the Federal Communications Commission ceded control of the internet to ISPs, at least for now. Corporations like Comcast and Verizon won the right to police themselves, operating on a scheme tantamount to the honor system.<p>With a …

Obama Administration

Big hard disks may be breaking the bathtub curve

1,240 10+TB hard disks installed, and not a single one has gone bad.<p>Low-cost cloud backup and storage company Backblaze has published its latest set …

Seagate Technology

Another one bites the dust: Goodbye to the American Museum of Natural History's gem and mineral gallery

<b>Understanding rocks, minerals and geology is critical to understanding the environment.</b><p>TreeHugger gives a lot of space to architectural preservation …

It Took a Photographer to Catch Trump's Chief of Staff in a Lie

Here’s a good case to save all of your raw video and photo files on every shoot: It could one day be used to reveal the truth when a government …

Donald Trump

Faces of New York: 50 Striking Color Photographs Capture Street Scenes of New York City in the 1970s

Sepp Werkmeister made his name as a leading jazz photographer of the 1960s and ‘70s. Traveling to the biggest and best concerts and festivals, he …