Julian Foxon

264 Flips | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 5 Following | 309 Followers | @julianfoxon | Semi-professional photographer base in Bath UK, specialising in event, wedding and performance photography

Why That $699 MacBook eGPU May Be a Waste for Photographers

Last week, Apple and Blackmagic unveiled a new $699 external GPU (eGPU) that brings “desktop-class” graphics performance to MacBook Pros. But if you …

MacBook Pro

Your Camera Already Has the Most Important Feature

There is something all-newcomer photographers tend to do: they either dream of camera gear or buy a lot of it. When I started in photography I went …

TED Talks

6 Professional Posing Tips to Make Anyone Look Good in a Photo (VIDEO)

Ever wonder why your travel portraits sometimes look no better than dull vacation snapshots? It might not be your skill as a photographer or the …

Photography

LEGO Minifig Photographers Need Quality Lenses Too

LEGO fans can purchase a camera piece in certain boxed sets, but there aren’t any high-quality lenses for minifig photographers. So, photographer and …

10 Party Ideas You Can Steal From Weddings

Weddings are just big and elaborate parties and some are not even that big in fact. They all do, however, require a good amount of planning and …

Weddings

What Was the Most Influential Photograph in History?

A big question<p><b>John Stanmeyer, photojournalist and co-founder, VII Photo agency</b><p>One image that summarizes our fragility and the need to work for peace is the simple yet poignant <b>photograph of Earth taken by the astronaut William Anders</b> during 1968’s <i>Apollo 8</i> mission.<p><b>Pete Souza, photographer and author,</b> …

Beautiful Pictures of Madonna Taken by Herb Ritts From Photo Shoots in the Mid-1980s

Born 1952 in Los Angeles, to a Jewish family, Herbert "Herb" Ritts Jr. was an American fashion photographer and director prolific for his photographs …

Why and How a Wedding Photographer Captures the Entire Day Using Only Prime Lenses

There's a longstanding debate about using primes versus zooms in wedding photography. Much of it involves balancing a pragmatic approach with …

Royal Wedding Photographer Admits He Had to Bribe Prince George to Smile

Prince George’s appearance at the recent royal wedding of his uncle Prince Harry and new aunt Meghan Markle was a little sad. Despite it being our …

Royal Wedding Photographer Reveals How Viral Photo Was Shot

The royal wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle captured the world’s attention this past weekend, and one particular photo received a huge amount …

Photographer Captures Eagle and Fox Fighting Over Rabbit in Midair

Wildlife photographer Kevin Ebi was out shooting a few days ago when he witnessed and photographed a crazy sight: a bald eagle and red fox fighting …

How I Shot A Wedding With Just One 35mm Lens

I recently shot a wedding with just one lens, a Rokinon 35mm t/1.5 on a Sony a7S II body. This was completely unplanned and wasn’t done to prove any …

How to Shoot Corporate Headshot Photography

One of the jobs you will find yourself doing as a portrait photographer is <b>Corporate Headshots</b>. This isn't usually glamorous work. You often only have …

Photography Tips

‘Tilt-Shift Effect’ Drone Shots of Tiny Kayakers in a Tiny World

Here’s a beautiful 2-minute short film by Raphael Boudreault-Simard of Flow Motion Aerials that shrinks kayakers and the beautiful outdoors into a …

Drones

Home - Photo London

ORDER YOUR 2018 CATALOGUE NOW Expanded Discovery Section Showcases Innovative Talent<p>@PhotoLondonFair<p>MEET THE ARTISTS | UNWAVERING VISION #3 Meet the …

Peta Pixel on Flipboard

5,543 Flips | 42,609 Followers | @PetaPixel | The Web's leading blog about photography! PetaPixel's goal is to inform, educate, and inspire in all …

Micky Hoogendijk: Portraits in Transition

One of the best parts of my recent experience exhibiting with Verve Gallery in Santa Fe was spending time with the other two artists in the …

Fashion Photography Portraits | Recreating The Work Of An Icon With The Icon Watching (David Bailey)

John Rankin, otherwise known by his photographic working name, Rankin, is a rather wildly successful portrait and fashion photographer. He’s shot …

Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday marked with new portraits

LONDON (Reuters) - Three new portraits of Queen Elizabeth taken by American photographer Annie Leibovitz were released on Thursday to mark Britain’s longest-reigning monarch’s 90th birthday.<p>Britain's Queen Elizabeth II poses with her five great-grandchildren and her two youngest grandchildren in …

Family

Wedding Photography Equipment

I was shooting an ‘out of area’ wedding last week (to me that is a wedding more than 20 miles from my home), went to pick up my camera bag and nearly …

How to shoot off camera flash portraits on a budget

Lighting gear can get really expensive really quick. $500 for a speedlight, $300 for a softbox, $100 for a light stand and mounting device. Already, …

Fun, Revealing Portraits of People After One, Two, and Three Glasses of Wine

Things can get a bit fuzzy after a few glasses of wine, but Brazilian photographer Marcos Alberti has found a way to clearly conserve and catalog the merrymaking effects of the adored alcoholic beverage. In his latest series called <i>3 Glasses Later</i>, which began as a joking experiment, Alberti invited …

Wine

Street Photography in Cuba Through a Wedding Photographer’s Lens

My name is Ross Harvey, and I’m an international destination wedding photographer based in the UK. I just back from two weeks shooting street …

How To Be Photogenic & Look Good In Pictures

Everyone wants to be photogenic, even us men. We yearn for the one photo that makes us look like we’re 8 times more handsome than we really are. One …

Bride whose wedding ruined by New York crane collapse is married by fire department chaplain

Happy ending for bride in distress after crane collapse threatened to derail wedding<p>A chaplain at the New York fire department married a couple on the steps of the courthouse, after their wedding was almost called off due to a crane collapsing near the venue.<p>Nesh Pillay, 25, and Aaron Vanderhoff, …

Photographer Captures His Proposal in 360 Degrees and Stop Motion

When Washington, D.C.-based time-lapse photographer Andrew Geraci proposed to his girlfriend, Alicia Pituch, (who’s also a photographer) recently, he …

Annie Leibovitz: latest show explores women as 'whole human beings'

Revered photographer’s new exhibition focuses on women of note, from Lupita Nyong’o to Aung San Suu Kyi<p>She has captured thousands of faces as perhaps the world’s pre-eminent portrait photographer, but Annie Leibovitz thinks most subjects would rather be at the dentist than in front of a camera. “If …

8 Reasons You Should Buy a 50mm f/1.8 Lens

When people ask me what lens they should get after buying their first camera, I always tell them to buy a 50mm f/1.8 lens because it’s one of the …