Jacky Wong

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Aaron Huey Uses an Instagram Print Sale to Teach a New Generation the Value of Prints

National Geographic photographer Aaron Huey made $10K selling prints on Instagram earlier this week, but it wasn’t because he needed the money. The …

Top 48 Photographers To Follow On 500px

Even the best photographers need inspiration. 500px is a beautiful playground for some of the best photographers in the industry, and also one of the …

Take Beautiful Portraits of Women Without Photoshop

Building on last weeks April fools joke, where I riffed on the absurd idea that women actually prefer to look awful in photos and the current …

Hire a Photography Student to Photograph Your Wedding, Make a College Kid Happy

Dear Good Morning America,<p>I just watched your segment “Bride on a Budget,” during which ABC’s very own Ginger Zee gave listeners money-saving tips …

33 Incredible Wreck Dives That Will Give You Goosebumps

You’ll either be mesmerized or haunted (or both!) by these <b>33 images of shipwrecks and aircraft wrecks</b> found in the depths of the sea. These wrecks …

Lightroom and Wildlife Photography: How to Create Magical Impact

The weekend approaches with plans of spending time immersed in Wildlife Photography followed by creating magic with your images in Lightroom. To …

Short Tutorial Teaches You a Great Way to Recover Shadow Detail in Photoshop

There are many options for recovering shadow detail in post, but if you still haven’t settled on one or you want a technique that will give you more …

Leica M9 hands-on; or, The Tao of Leica

For most amateur photographers, Leica's legendary M System represents a virtually unobtainable holy grail, a line of cameras so unspeakably expensive, rare, and coveted that even having the opportunity to hold one -- much less own one -- is a somewhat unrealistic goal. Why is that, exactly? It's a …

A Few Black and White Pics From My Fuji X-E2 And Zeiss Touit 12mm

Last Weekend With My Fuji X-E2 and Zeiss Touit 12mm:<p>Over the weekend, my friend Haru came over from Westchester to help me out. As some of you know, …

Cyprus's UN buffer zone in pictures – where time stands still

Reuters photographer Neil Hall travelled to Cyprus to document the UN neutral territory that was established 40 years ago, following the Turkish invasion of the island. The zone contains abandoned homes, closed businesses and the disused Nicosia international airport. And not very many people

Family life: My mod gear, Arthur Brown's Fire and Granny's loc-loc

Readers' favourite photographs, songs and recipes<p>Snapshot<b>:</b> My 'sensible' look for a big occasion<p>It was the summer of 1983, and to celebrate my grandparents' 50th anniversary, my parents, Jackie and Peter, took us to a quaint family-run hotel in Southend for the weekend.<p>As usual, before we set off …

Stunning Photos of 8 Million Flower Petals Raining Down on a Costa Rican Village

When your day involves eight million flower petals, you either have a VERY upset significant other, are St. Valentine himself, or you’re doing a …

The 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

How to Safely and Successfully Photograph Lightning

Lightning is quite simply a marvel of nature. While it does carry with it an appreciable potential for destruction, we can’t ignore our fascination …

How To Pose And Photograph a Huge Group Shot With Thousands Of People

Photographing large groups and make the photos look good is always a hard task. Any group of over 7-10 people can look awkward and the photos are</i> …

60 minutes of free exclusive tutorials using light modifiers by Joe McNally ( PART II )

In this second part, Joe McNally uses the new Joe McNally Skylite Rapid with Mask. This is number 4 of 6 new films produced by Lastolite and Joe …

Dramatic Photos of Ocean Waves As Seen Through the Eyes of a Buddhist Monk

©<i>Syoin Kajii, from the series NAMI</i><p>©<i>Syoin Kajii, from the series NAMI</i><p>Niigata-based photographer Syoin Kajii’s series <i>Nami</i> shows a fascinating amount of …

People of Soho

Photographer Captures an Amazing Collection of Sunrise Images from Atop Mt. Fuji Everyday for Nearly Two Years

While Mt. Fuji is a challenging mountain top to climb, Yu Yamauchi not only scaled his way to the summit of the mountain, but also made the …

Photog Creates Unique Save-the-Dates by Mimicking Popular Movie Posters

What started as soon-to-be-wed couple’s idea to recreate a single movie poster quickly turned into a creative collection of awesome save-the-dates …

Photographer Pokes Fun at Controversial Golf Digest Cover in Hilarious Fashion

If you’re into Golf, you might have heard about this controversy over the most recent cover of <i>Golf Digest</i>. Apparently, the magazine erred when it …

Lensbaby Announces 5.8mm f/3.5 Circular Fisheye Lens

Lensbaby… you either love them or hate them. While many may consider them the Holga of the digital age, it’s rather obvious from their existence that …

NYC Wedding Photographer Ryan Brenizer On How To Find Your Individual Style

Ryan Brenizer is back again, talking through some more useful wedding photography knowledge with B&H. Last time Brenizer shared some tips on how to …

My Photo Went Viral, And Nothing Could Have Prepared Me For What Happened After

A little bit over a week ago, I went to Los Angeles International Airport to make a photo. It was a clear day, and I didn't want to waste it sitting …

Amy Toensing Photographs the Oldest Culture on Earth

At 60,000 years old, the Australian Aboriginal culture is the oldest, longest-running culture on Earth. Amy Toensing photographed them for National …

#LightBoxFF: Q. Sakamaki's Surreal Snapshots

Hanami, or cherry blossom viewing party, near Tokyo's Jyochi University. Mar. 2014.<br>Q. Sakamaki—Redux<p>1 of 15<p><i>Welcome to this week’s edition of TIME's</i> …

A Raw, Heartbreaking Look into the Life of a 2-Year-Old and her Drug-Addicted Parents

<i>Another Family</i> is Russian photographer Irina Popova‘s deeply intimate and equally intense document of the life of 2-year-old Anfisa and her …

10 Contemporary Photographers Who Are Pushing The Boundaries Of Their Medium

Photography is everywhere, with diluted and dispersed forms of the art medium popping up at your family reunions, your museum visits and your attempts to brunch in peace. Yet regardless of the form's omnipresence, a truly great photograph still has the ability to captivate your entire being, like a …

National Photographic Portrait prize review: austere aesthetics in the age of the selfie

National Portrait Gallery, Canberra Though some images are cliched, at its best this exhibition affirms that in a deluge of images, the photographic portrait still has meaning and power<p>There are a few cliches about photography that need to be noted whenever you set out to a review a photographic …

Another Photographer Just Made $10K-Plus With An Instagram Flash Sale

A few weeks ago, I wrote about Daniel Arnold, a Brooklyn photographer who was nearly flat broke until he held a one-day sale of prints through Instagram that netted him more than $15,000.<p>This week, another photographer with a large Instagram following tried the same sort of thing with similar …