Kevin Crooks

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Amazing Demonstration of How Our Minds can be Tricked with Perspective

With robust post-processing software being both affordable and easy to obtain, it’s often hard to decipher whether many images are real or fake. …

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A Bird's Eye View

German-born, San Francisco-based photographer Thomas Heinser‘s series “Blickwinkel2” (translation: “Point of View”) is currently on display at …

Arthur Fields: the man on O'Connell bridge

For more than 50 years, Arthur Fields was known in Dublin as the man with the camera on O'Connell bridge. From the early 1930s until 1985, he snapped passers-by all day every day, amassing an estimated 182,500 photographs of ordinary people in his lifetime. Sometimes, he shot street portraits of …

A First-Person View of What It’s Like to Photograph Protests in Egypt

Want to experience what it feels like to be a photojournalist in the midst of the violent protests and clashes that have been occurring throughout …

David Moore's best photograph – children on a Derby estate

I took this photograph on an estate in the Allenton area of my hometown, Derby, in spring 1988. The estate was conveniently close to my family home, …

How to Get Landscapes Sharp with Focus Stacking

A key aspect of successful landscape photography is image sharpness. Usually, it is desirable to ensure that all elements of a scene, whether close …

Creative 365 Project Captures the Same Lighthouse in 365 Different Ways

<i>One Lighthouse, 365 Clicks</i> is a fascinating photo series by Brazilian photographer Tunisio Alves Filho. Like all 365 projects, he took one photo per …

Act of Terror: arrested for filming police officers - video

When police carried out a routine stop-and-search of her boyfriend on the London Underground, Gemma Atkinson filmed the incident. She was detained, …

An Infographic on Creating Sustainability in the Photography Industry

Photographers often grumble about the rise of hobbyist photographers who charge little to no money across all kinds of photographic niches, robbing …

Photographer Prints Friend’s Body Onto Blocks for Quirky Photo Project

Check out this quirky photo project by photographer Fabien Nissels titled <i>Blocks</i>. Nissels first photographed his friend Johan in a studio from four …

A Pint-Sized Night Vision Camera That’s No Larger Than a CF Card

JTT has released what looks to be the smallest consumer night vision camera in existence. About the size of your typical CF card, the CHOBi CAM 3 can …

Janine Wiedel's best photograph: an Irish Traveller in 1970s Galway

In the early 1970s, I spent five years going over to Ireland to photograph Travellers. It was a difficult time for them: they were victims of …

The Ultimate Guide to Vine

It's easy to forget about the video function built into your camera phone.<p>It's just that videos end being too big to send to friends, and who wants …

Cinemagraph-style Music Video Blends Motion and Still Photography

Directors Ian & Cooper created this clever music video for the song “Back to Me” by Joel Compass using cinemagraph-style shots. Each scene is a …

Photos of Modern Day Locations Blended with Shots of Major Historical Events

In 2010, photographer Seth Taras created a series of photographs for a worldwide marketing campaign for the History Channel with the message “Know …

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Pictures From The Real World

David Moore<p>'Pictures From The Real World'<p>(Out of print)<p>David Moore’s ‘Pictures from the Real World’ was a forerunner of much that followed in British …

Rankin: three decades in photography, one vision

"When you get to 40," says Rankin, "you can go one of two ways with your career as a photographer. Just take the money [for commercial jobs] and …

Ilya and Emilia Kabakov: The Happiest Man; Two Mountains – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/mar/30/ilya-emilia-kabakov-in-pictures<p>720<p>A walk-in film installation and a series of paintings …

Big Picture: Fridges, by Stéphanie de Rougé

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/mar/29/photography-fridges-stephanie-de-rouge<p>720<p>Each week, the Guardian Weekend magazine's …

Faking Anime Fight Scenes is Emerging As a Fun Photo Fad in Japan

There’s a humorous new photography meme emerging from Japan. Students in the country are shooting photos that look like they’re ‘Kamehameha’ scenes …

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

http://www.theguardian.com/theobserver/gallery/2013/mar/30/photography-doctor-who<p>720<p>The best photographs in news and culture from around the world …

Mike Brodie's freight-train photographs: 'It's a romantic life, at least in the spring and summer'

Going off on an adventure across the country like Huck Finn is a very American thing to do," says Mike Brodie, who did just that on a whim in 2003, …

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