Jose Bispo

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Is Facebook Selling Us Fake ‘Likes?’

I joined Facebook a little late in the game. I was anti MySpace for the longest time and when Facebook came along, I also dragged my feet. Then one …

500px Plans Aggressive Consumer Market Expansion In 2014, We Take A Look At Their New Space

Located in the heart of downtown Toronto, 500px‘s new offices are expansive, impressive and just as laden with exposed brick and beams as anything you’ll see south of Market in San Francisco. When we visited last week, they’d only been there a few days, and only about a quarter of the space was set …

Mastering Photography : The Golden Section

Advertisement<p>Mastering Photography demands to know the basics of traditional painting and film photography. <b>Golden Section was discovered in 1200 AD</b> …

How Fine Art America Built Its Business by Bootstrapping

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Sean Broihier adds new meaning to the term "bootstrapping."<p>Operating on sweat equity alone, in 2007, Broihier launched Fine Art America, an ecommerce marketplace for works of art. Artists upload digital images of their artwork to …

Job Rankings Claim Dishwasher a Better Job than Photojournalist

Career-building website CareerCast.com has ranked the top 200 jobs, and “Photographer” and “Photojournalist” were ranked 172 and 188 …

Photomatix 5 is Released

If you’re into HDR, you’ll be happy to hear that HDRsoft is now shipping Photomatix Pro 5.0. This release is exciting and adds several great new …

Photojournalist gets $1.2 million in damages for images cribbed from Twitter

Jury maxed out statutory damage awards for eight photos.<p>A jury awarded photojournalist Daniel Morel $1.2 million on Friday afternoon, to be paid by …

The cult of manipulation: photography at the fringes of reality

In an unusual 15th century Renaissance painting titled The Healing of Deacon Justinian by Fra Angelico, a miraculous tale of transformation is told. Two saints, Cosmas and Damian, take the leg of a recently deceased Ethiopian man and sew it to the sleeping Deacon, whose own diseased leg has been …

These Astonishing Images Convinced Us That Google Glass Will Change Photography Forever

<b>Skip straight to Trey Ratcliff's Google Glass photos ></b><p>But after looking at the Google Glass photos of Trey Ratcliff, a New Zealand-based travel photographer, you might be convinced that Glass could revolutionize photography just as thoroughly as smartphones have.<p>It's hard to remember now, but back …

Landscape photography: How much money can you actually make?

<i>With stock photography plummeting in value and every hobbyist owning a full frame camera, is it still possible to earn a living photographing</i> …

The 10 Stop & How it Changed My Long Exposure Photography

My name is Mark Gvazdinskas (AKA Silent G) and one small piece of dark glass has changed my photography and how I see the world. Forever.<p>Im a …

Crashing a Camera Copter in China's Grand Canyon by National Geographic photographer Carsten Peter

Minutes into a flight, National Geographic photographer Carsten Peter ( website ) and remote imaging engineer Brad Henning watch as a malfunctioning …

Google+ Hangouts and Photos: save some time, share your story

How to teach … photography

Students of all ages are fascinated by taking photos – and, now photography has gone digital, it is easy and cheap to get your students snapping. The Guardian Teacher Network has resources to help schools harness the potential of photography and use it as a really powerful cross-curricular …

Architecture and Photography Come Together to Make Art Within Art

Most of us experience famous architecture through photographs. We can all mentally picture buildings like the Eiffel Tower and the Sydney Opera …

Photography is dead?

I have been pondering the death of photography and what it means to a photographer. In this time of image diarrhoea melting our brains in t...

Photography Acronyms

Have you ever been shopping for a camera and been bamboozled by a barrage of acronyms that you didn’t recognize?<p>Sure, they all sound great, but it’s …

Cameras

Interesting Photo of the Day: Asperatus Clouds Captured Over New Zealand

Stratocumuliform, cirrus, cumulonimbus, altocumulus: what do these strange words all have in common? They’re all used to classify different types of …

Landscape Photography

Essentials to Getting Started with Low-Light and Night Photography

Low-light and night photography follow the same basic fundamentals of photography but there are some techniques that are more prevalent and worth …

6 Techniques to Draw the Eye to an Object in Your Photograph

Sometimes, as a photographer, you're going to want to lead people to look at a specific part of your images. There are a lot of various techniques …

Senior Citizen

Kodak & Instagram: A Tale of Dollars & Sense

Instagram, the supposed “new face” of photography, celebrated its 3rd birthday earlier this month. What’s that? You weren’t invited to the party? …

One man’s quest to give stock photography a good name

Stock photography's been given a bad name, and if anyone knows that, it's Bruce Livingstone.<p>In 2000, he founded iStockPhoto, a pioneering firm that would become one of the biggest names in stock photography. In 2006, he sold it to Getty Images for a tidy $50-million (U.S.). But his frustrations …

Customers

Russians illegally climb Egyptian pyramids and take photos from the top

A Magazine That Finally Says No To Photoshop

Verily magazine is doing something completely different than all of the other magazines out there. They have decided to use no Photoshop at all for …

High Fashion

Hoya Finally Makes a Graduated ND Filter

If you’re a videographer or a landscape photographer, you’re very familiar with graduated ND filters. These filters usually start with a lot of light …

Kate Winslet's Vogue cover is ageless. But not in a good way

Kate Winslet is on the cover of this month's Vogue and the photo is unbelievable.<p>I mean, literally unbelievable. The 38-year-old, who does OK without Mario Testino's help, looks in this portrait like a CGI version of herself. Her hair is detachable plastic; her eyes are like marbles. Her …