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Interview with Andrew Nelles, Former Chicago Sun-Times Photographer

Andrew Nelles is a 26-year-old freelance photojournalist based in Chicago, Ill. A graduate of Columbia College Chicago, he began freelancing in …

5 Important Tone Mapping Tips That Will Improve Your HDR

Tone mapping is at the heart of what most people consider to be HDR photography. Although we have a wonderful array of tone mapping software at our …

Tips to Overcome Fear & Tension as a Street Photographer

Are you comfortable photographing strangers in the street? What holds you back from getting the shots you want? In an impassioned monologue, …

Interesting Album of Once in a Lifetime Photographs

So much of photography is waiting for just the right time. The split second when lightning strikes, a bubble bursts, or a predator leaps for its …

Photography

Top 7 Photography Apps for Smartphones and Tablets

Advanced mobile technology has allowed us to get the most out of our smartphones and tablets. Aside from sending SMS, calling, and browsing, …

Guardian Camera Club: Leenagraphy's portfolio

<i>The square format and particular tonality give these photos a certain consistency. 'White Winter Noise' shows a snowy street scene; 'The other side' looks like a snowy winter in Berlin. 'River Pass' is more interesting, it being more abstract helps here. 'Early Birds' uses the tram lines to bisect</i> …

Your Style, Your Personality

In all art forms; music, writing, architecture, photography, whatever; originality and innovation are the things that produce the best works from the …

Time-lapse Photography: Full Tutorial on Each Step of the Process

With so many timelapse videos floating around the internet recently, you may be looking to create your own timelapse. Well look no further than …

Time-lapse Photography

Software Lets You Tweak The Lighting of Your Scene After the Fact Until It’s Perfect

Researchers at Cornell University recently developed a new piece of software in conjunction with Adobe that could some day help amateurs and …

Shooting With Intent

A good friend of mine is passionate about photography, and she recently acquired a reminder of the way she approaches photography. A tattoo that …

Digital Photography

Quirky Self-Portraits of Photographer Alex Wein Doing Headstands Across the World

If you’re going to do self-portraits, it might not be a bad idea to take a leaf out of photographer Alex Wein‘s book and get creative. Started during …

What Does Your 'Selfie' Style Say About You?

Last week The Getty Museum in Los Angeles announced a pretty cool thing. Its new Open Content Program makes available hundreds of thousands of digital images for free download and use. There's a lot to sift through, and the possibilities are endless. But it doesn't take long before interesting …

Tadaa 3D: An Instagram-Style Photo App that Creates Neat 3D Illusions

The Tadaa app for iOS is a neat camera and effects app that has managed to win itself some 3 million users since it first hit digital shelves. It’s …

The Secrets to Getting Started With Flashguns

When we first get into photography, be it with a compact camera or a DSLR, we tend to use the camera’s built in flash when we need it. Now whilst …

Our 'Kodak moments' – and creativity – are gone

We are all photographers now. Snapping and snapping away, in public and private, we shoot mundane and standardized images we would never have bothered to take just a few years ago: photos of foamed milk on coffee, or of ourselves half-drunk in bathroom mirrors. At parties the guests are now their …

Marketing Associate Sarah Jacobs

<i>Here at PhotoShelter, we believe in the products and services we build. We love what we develop. We love what we design. We love what we market and</i> …

Share a snap of your breakfast

Are you a fan of the full English? Maybe you prefer to start your day with a healthy bowl of muesli? Or does a latte, grabbed on the go, make up your first meal of the morning? This week our collaboration with the Photographers' Gallery in London continues with the theme of <b>breakfasts</b>.<p>If you're new …

Erika Huffman: Portraits

Sometimes simple portraits, executed with insight and a deeper seeing are just the tonic. Erika Huffman’s quiet black and white portraits draw me in …

New Webinar! How To Balance Protecting and Selling Your Images

According to former ASMP President and Pittsburgh-based photographer Richard Kelly, the way to avoid image piracy is to put your photos in a black …

Musical Mementos

San Francisco-based rock ‘n’ roll photographer Jay Blakesberg will release the best of his live concert photography, selected from over 30,000 …

Do You have Photography Compulsion Syndrome?

“Photography Compulsion Syndrome” – tell me if you can relate to any of the following scenarios: when traveling you’ve raced around at dusk, narrowly …

Digital Photography

How to Do Bokeh

Creative photography often involves using a variety of techniques to add dramatic effects to a photograph. One such technique is referred to as …

Aperture

Simple Tips to Create Levitation Photography with Snapheal

Photographers make magic happen using a wide range of interesting techniques. Some popular wizardry now being spread around is levitation …

Tutorials

Color Portraiture with Retouch and Enhancement in Lightroom 4 and 5

The Following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Preset System v5, a preset system designed to take you from Ordinary to Extraordinary …

The Inspirational Life of an Iconic Street Photographer

William Klein, who is known as a pioneer of street photography, is not satisfied with the ordinary. His images evoke a sense of the photographer …

Starting Out as a Wedding Photographer

There has been such a huge influx of people wanting to make a living through wedding photography these days that I almost get as many enquiries from …