Jacques Desjardins

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Cars of Futures Past – GM Firebird Concepts

<i>Harley Earl poses with the Firebird concepts in 1958. All photos courtesy General Motors.</i><p>In the car-obsessed 1950s, showing off technical capability …

Official Cadillac ELR pricing and details

One pricey Volt.<p>We'v known that Cadillac was planning a version of the Chevrolet Volt since the Converj Concept bowed in 2009. We just never knew exactly when it was coming or how much it would cost. Cadillac has finally provided the official release date and pricing for its luxury range-extended …

Foreign Airline Perks Have Convinced Us Never, Ever To Fly Domestic Again

It shouldn't surprise you that American airlines fail to top "World's Best Airline" lists. All airlines have their issues, but U.S. air carriers seem to be the worst.<p>When the Skytrax World Airline Awards were released earlier this year, foreign airlines received all the accolades -- while American …

Reflections 2013 photo contest

<b>The deadline of the Reflections 2013 photo contest has been extended until October 30, 2013.</b><p>Photo: Mary Tuggle<p>September 3, 2013 /Photography News/ …

The Secrets of Great Portrait Photography

Interesting Photo of the Day: Taking the Camera for a Night on the Town

Who says you can’t drive AND take photos at the same time? These two clever photographers came up with the idea of setting a camera up on a tripod in …

Night Sky Timelapse Photography of the Mauna Kea Observatory (With Lasers)

In Hawaii, there exists one of the best astronomy observatories in the Northern Hemisphere. At 14,000 feet atop Mauna Kea sits several huge …

Early erotica - a picture from the past

First published on Tue 8 Oct 2013 08.48 EDT

10 Useful and Free Android Apps for Photographers

The smartphone is slowly becoming an invaluable tool for a photographer thanks to a growing number of photography apps that make use of its hardware …

Composition in Photography

In this article, I will cover a core concept in photography that is neglected by a surprising amount of photographers. Photography is a wonderful …

Landscape Photography

23 Beautiful Dawn Images - dPS

Dawn images to give you a little inspiration to set that alarm clock one day this week and head out with your camera before day break.

Digital Photography

How to Photograph Dramatic Clouds at Sunset

The difference between a nice sunset and a dramatic sunset is all about the clouds, however, not all clouds are created equal.

Rumor: Canon May Replace the 50mm f/1.4 with a High-End 50mm f/1.8

Canon’s 50mm lens lineup is getting crowded… at least that’s what Canon seems to think. According to a fresh rumor, the company has plans to replace …

10 Tips for Taking Great Cityscape Photos

Cities are not only home to many people’s residences, businesses and offices – they are also full of energy, power and vitality. There are many …

Landscape Photography

The 7 Keys to Mastering The Headshot

A good headshot says a lot about a person, as it should. A headshot technically is a portrait, but a great headshot isn't just your typical posed …

Dayanita Singh's best photograph – a sulking schoolgirl

The girl in the photograph is me and the girl in the photograph is you. We've all been there: coming home from school, too much homework to do, hungry. You don't want to deal with anything – you just want to shut yourself off from the world. I still feel that way sometimes. I think everybody …

Useful Tools to Help Simplify Your Life As A Photographer

Let's face it, there are tons of little gadgets on the market all claiming they can turn your photos into brilliant works of art so long as you fork …

The 2013 Toy Camera Exhibition

There is something magical about toy camera imagery–it’s nostalgic, dream-like, sometimes evocative and sometimes hilarious. Thank you so much for …

The 3 Biggest Kid Photography Mistakes

Photography

7 Lifestyle Photography Tips

Lifestyle Photography, however, is more than taking candid shots. It is about capturing images that reveal a story. Here's some Lifestyle Photography …

3 Quick Sunset Photography Tips

In today’s landscape photography photo tip, we will discover three more ways to get better sunset photography.<p>“Biển Ke Ga” captured by Trandinhkhiem …

Landscape Photography

Bright side of the Bronx: portraits of locals on New York's 'hood beach'

"Yo, that's the hood beach," photographer Wayne Lawrence was warned when he found out about Orchard Beach, a waterside strip in the Bronx in New York City. Like much of the South Bronx, it has a notoriously bad reputation.<p>Lawrence was undeterred; he relegated such warnings to the propagation of …

Awesome Barcelona Time-Lapse Made up of 480GB of Photos

What does it take to get your time-lapse picked up as a Vimeo Staff Pick? Well, in photographer Alexandr Kravtsov‘s case: “a broken camera, lost …