Khalid Al-Zamar

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How to Fake a Snowy Landscape in Photoshop

The rise of Photoshop has made us question almost every photograph that we see on the Internet. And I still don’t think we realize just how many …

Comparing a VSCO Film Emulation to the Actual Film

I’ve been a user of VSCO Film for Lightroom for several years now. I’ve been happy with the results, but I wanted to see how close VSCO’s settings …

People from 1900s Detroit Photos Photoshopped Into Modern Day Ruins

The city of Detroit, Michigan has gone through huge economic and demographic changes over the past century. Once a booming car-making city with 1.85 …

Photography

Zeiss Batis: The First Ever Lenses with OLED Displays, Delivers FF Autofocus on Sony FE

Now this is different: Zeiss has just announced a new line of lenses called Batis. The two new lenses — a 25mm f/2 and an 85mm f/1.8 — are the …

Creating Contrast with Flash: Take and Make Great Photography with Gavin Hoey: AdoramaTV

Cadets - Photographs by Paolo Verzone | LensCulture

<i>After Paolo Verzone was named a finalist in the LensCulture Exposure Awards, he then went on to win third prize in the “Portraits, stories” category at World Press Photo! In Amsterdam, at the World Press Photo Award Days, we had the chance to sit down with Verzone and find out more about his</i> …

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The Konost FF is a Digital Rangefinder and Could Challenge Leica

For years, Leica was the only camera manufacturer to dominate the digital rangefinder camera space–and while they still are it seems like they could …

Fujifilm XM-FL 24mm f/8 First Impressions Review | Brendan Nystedt

While jaded enthusiasts might roll their eyes at them, we love the weird and wild world of toy lenses. The cheaper, the better. So, when Fujifilm …

Update 6: iPhone 6+ (now available) · Moment Case- World's Best iPhone Case for Mobile Photography

Good news! We ARE going to support the iPhone 6+ with the Moment Case.<p>Not as good news, the iPhone 6+ will ship in August and not in June with the …

Olloclip vs. Moment lenses: Best glass for your iPhone 6 camera

Like millions of photography fans, the iPhone is my main camera. In fact, ever since my Nikon D600 took a suicidal, lens-first dive off a cliff and into a waterfall, my iPhone has become my only camera.<p>I’m always trying to eke out a little extra performance from my iPhone’s tiny camera sensor with …

Mobile Photography

How to Create Impressive Surreal Photos: A Beginner's Guide

Ever wondered how those fun and surreal photos are made? Well, usually the process of making them requires multiple images, some graphic design …

Animated GIFs Showing the Photo Composite Work of Richard Roberts

Richard Roberts is a freelance creative retoucher and digital artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Over the past decade, he has worked on …

Space Awaits! Shooting a Photo of Young Astronauts in Their Backyard Space Program

“Space Awaits!” is a personal project I did. I came up with the idea of a photo shoot featuring young astronauts. My inspiration was retro futurism …

What Outdoor Photos Would Look Like with Other Stars and Planets as Our Sun and Moon

The photo illustration above shows what a photo of a sunset here on Earth would look like if the sun were replaced with Arcturus, one of the …

Black and White Photography in Skateboarding

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NYC-based Photographer and Director

Five Amazing Gifts For Smartphone Photographers

With the holiday season now upon us, I thought I’d share with you some of my favourite smartphone accessories aimed photography enthusiasts.<p>All of these would make great gifts for the smartphone photographer looking to get a little bit extra out of their photography.<p>Presented in no particular …

On the Ground in Syria: A Photojournalist’s Perspective - Photographs by and interview with Nish Nalbandian | LensCulture

This project was shot in early 2013 and documents life in the city of Aleppo, Syria’s largest city. These pictures were taken during the Battle of Aleppo, an ongoing fight over control of the city.<p>— Nish Nalbandian<p><i><br>As the Syrian Civil War drags on and morphs and changes and grows, Nish Nalbandian’s</i> …

7 Things to Keep in Mind When Doing Travel Photography

When traveling there are things that are not in your control, especially if photography is one of the main reasons you are traveling. That doesn't …

Dubai Photographer Promotes His Photo Course with Wonderful Special Effects

Dubai-based photographer Muhammad Hassan is coming out with a tutorial series that teaches basic to advanced photography techniques. To promote the …

Video: How to Properly Fine Tune Autofocus on Your DSLR Through Micro-Adjustments

One pesky issue you may have run into with your DSLR is front-focusing or back-focusing, a problem that, in the past, required that you send your …

This Small, Portable Flash Cube Can Pump Out 1,500 Lumens of Light for Your GoPro or Smartphone

One of the biggest weaknesses of mobile cameras is shooting in low-light. The sensor can’t usually handle it very well, and the built-in light …

$800 (Rebel) vs $5400 (Mark III) | Can You Tell The Difference?

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Steampunk Friends for Life: A Little Story About the Power of Networking as a Photographer

This is a story about networking, giving back, friendship, trust, #sharingiscaring and steampunk.<p>Before I moved to Cardiff, Wales, I decided that I …

Street-Style Caricatures Created by Liquifying Studio Portraits in Photoshop

You know those caricatures you can have street artists draw for you for a small fee? The kind where your facial features are exaggerated to strange …

DIY: How to Create a Simple Homemade Softbox for $20 or Less

Light modifiers don’t come cheap, especially softboxes. But, if you have enough DIY talent, some patience, and $20 bucks to spare, you’re only an …

Dubai Police Will Start Using Google Glass and Facial Recognition to Automatically Sniff Out Bad Guys

Identifying wanted criminals is about to get a whole lot easier for Dubai police thanks to the camera built into Google Glass and some custom-built …

Video Tutorial Shows You How to Mount and Frame Your Own Photographs

While many of us leave it up to the labs to print and mount our photographs, there are those who would like to try their own hand at it. For those …