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Why Every Photographer Should Try Medium Format

Quentin Tarantino’s <i>The Hateful Eight</i> is an oddity. A film that blends classic elements of old-timey westerns with modern sensibilities, it’s an …

Understanding Maslow's Theory of Self-Actualization

Psychologist Abraham Maslow's theory of self-actualization contends that individuals are motivated to fulfill their potential in life. …

Behavioral Sciences

Hipster beards and plaid shirts for all – it’s scientific fact

Some research published last week has put the fear of God into ordinary folk around the country, who have learned they will now have their ideas led by bearded hipsters. <i>Science</i> magazine reported that sociologists at the University of Pennsylvania had conducted an experiment in which 200 people were …

East London

This Is the Secret to Unforgettable Photos

Anyone with a smartphone is an artist these days. Legendary photographer Albert Watson thinks that's a great thing.<p>For art lovers, visiting Fotografiska, the photography museum in Stockholm, is a must. Unlike traditional institutions, Fotografiska bills itself as a meeting place where everything …

Street Photography

‘You Must Create’: This Spoken Word is Inspiration for Photographers

Photographers can easily become distracted by the pursuit of things like popularity and success, but one thing that many photographers find …

Your camera is better than Ansel's

Every famous photograph was made with a camera less advanced than the one you are using now. This is a quote Ted Forbes read a few months ago that's …

Photographer Wins Monkey Selfie Copyright Case, Court Slams PETA

Photographer David Slater has won his legal battle over that monkey selfie. A US appeals court ruled Monday that US copyright law doesn’t allow …

A wrongly convicted man who was paid just $75 for 31 years in prison finally gets justice

<b>(CNN) —</b> A Tennessee man who was wrongfully imprisoned for 31 years has been awarded $1 million by the state.<p>In 1978, Lawrence McKinney was sentenced to 115 years in jail on rape and burglary charges. He was cleared of those charges in 2008 and was released from jail in 2009. At the time, the …

What the Founding Fathers’ Money Problems Can Teach Us About Bitcoin

If you walk into the Ketchup Premium Burger Bar in Las Vegas, tucked inside you’ll find a strange icon of today’s economy: a Coinsource ATM. Put in a …

A Life Spent Documenting the Gritty, Urban Underside of Tokyo

As Daido Moriyama’s photographs appear in two new exhibitions in London, AnOther talks to the prolific image-maker whose life’s work has to been to …

Street Photography

The 5 Big Problems With Blockchain Everyone Should Be Aware Of

Blockchain is often touted as a world-changing technology and in many ways, it is. However, it isn’t necessarily the cure-all panacea for the world’s problems that many evangelists would have you believe.<p>Here’s a breakdown of some of the issues with blockchain that anyone thinking of using it …

Blockchain

What East London looked like in the 1960s

Last year, when photographer Chris Dorley-Brown was invited to examine the Tower Hamlets Local History Library & Archives, he stumbled upon thousands …

The Journey to becoming a Successful Photographer/Filmmaker

Becoming a photographer, or filmmaker, or successful artist of any kind takes time. There are no shortcuts. These are just some thoughts around how …

What happened when a photographer asked strangers to embrace

For more than a decade, photographer Richard Renaldi has been bringing strangers together in intimate photos – here's what is behind the Touching Strangers series.

10 Apps For Making Totally Unique Videos | Moment

Tips<p>10 Apps For Making Totally Unique Videos<p>Words +<p>Videos<p>| Ani Acopian<p>February 08, 2018<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>Hey, I’m Ani, and I make a lot of …

6 Tips for Landscape Composition

When you get down to it, composition is really an abstract concept.Sure, it's arranging things inside the little box created by your camera, but how …

How to Talk to Strangers

One of the greatest joys of being alive is having the opportunity to talk, engage, and interact with other humans.DOWNLOAD PDFPDF: How to talk to …

This Startup Wants to Neutralize Your Phone—and Un-change the World

Late last fall, in the gleaming white lobby of Madison Square Garden, uniformed attendants were posted at security stations to make thousands of …

Black Lives Matter

Street Photography as Mental Therapy

One of the reasons why I love street photography: it is the ultimate form of self-therapy– for my mind, my well-being, my mental health, and my …

51 Illegal Photos Of North Korea That Kim Jong Un Doesn’t Want You To See

Photographer Eric Lafforgue is one of the very lucky few that have had a chance to see what North Korea is really like. "Since 2008, I have ventured …

This 19-Year-Old Used a Spy Camera to Take Candid Photos on the Street in the 1890s

<i>Carl Størmer/Norsk Folkemuseum</i> Today, anyone with a mobile phone can take photos of other people unbeknownst to them.But in the 1890s, it was a much …

Call of Duty argument may have led to fatal swatting incident

A bet over a game has tragic results<p>Police in Wichita, Kansas shot and killed a man after responding to an emergency call, according to a report from The Wichita Eagle. Follow-up reports from players and viewers familiar with the individuals involved say death may be a result of swatting.<p>The …

Photographer Shoots in Home Improvement Store to Prove Good Photos Can Be Taken Anywhere

One photographer has set out to prove you don’t need a beautiful location to take amazing snaps by holding a photoshoot inside a Lowe's store.<p>Jenna …

Photography

The five most addictive substances in the world

We’d never recommend anyone does drugs (especially the illegal ones).<p>But if you do have your heart set on mind-altering substances, it’s probably …

Which Is Worse For Your Health, Marijuana or Alcohol? Here's The Science

There are some surprises in the data!<p>Which is worse for you: weed or whiskey?<p>It's a tough call, but based on the science, there appears to be a clear …

Cannabis

Photographer Shoots The Same People Going To Work Over 9 Year Period

Work in the same area for years and you're bound to see the same faces during your daily commute, especially if you work a 9 to 5 job in a big …

Gigi Hadid Reportedly Sued Over Instagram Photo

See the pic in question.<p>Gigi Hadid seems to be in some hot water over a photo she posted last summer on Instagram and Twitter. The model, like many, shared a street style image of herself, captured by paparazzi photographer Peter Cepeda. The photographer is claiming his exclusive rights to the …

5 Dos and Don’ts When Shooting With Models

Photographing a human subject successfully has a lot to do with making a connection, making sure your model is feeling comfortable, and being …

How to Shoot Amazing Dance Photos That Will Go Viral

These 10 tips from Shutterbug photographer Jordan Matter will take your dance and action photography to new heights while getting you noticed on …

How to Contact and Book a Model for a Photo Shoot

Whether you’ve been shooting for five minutes or five years, there will likely come a time when you’ll have to book a shoot with another person. …

Fashion Photography