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How to Understand the Inverse Square Law by Peter Hurley

In this short excerpt from Fstopper's photography tutorial Illuminating the Face, headshot photographer Peter Hurley explains how the inverse square …

I’m a Full-Time Photographer Because of Instagram: Here’s How I Did It

My name is Sam Vox. I am a freelance photographer from Tanzania. I became a full-time photographer because of my Instagram account. In this post, …

Is Photography Dead?

If what we read on the internet is to be believed (and who doesn’t believe everything they read on the Internet?) film is definitely not dead. But …

Street Photography

I Found My Photo Portfolio That Went Missing for 30 Years

This is a story about my photography portfolio that went missing for 30 years. I made this collection of photographs while working as a photographer …

The Leica M8 - A simple, digital, rangefinder

Released a decade ago, the M8 was Leica’s first digital rangefinder. By the standards of most people, this thing is now old technology; it’s long in …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Fuji Crystal Archive Deep Matte Paper is Freaking Amazing

That's me, above, in 2013. I made a trip to Japan for some meetings with Fuji. I was there with three other photogs and a room of Fuji engineers for …

Mockups

Is Lightroom Struggling? These Tips Should Fix That

Lightroom is a great tool, <i>possibly</i> the best on the market at the moment. However, Adobe has that bad habit of not properly setting up their software …

Photographer Sneaks Into Radioactive Ghost Towns in Fukushima

After the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant was devastated by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami, the nuclear disaster caused a major …

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3 Secrets of Mastering Street Photography

Street photography is a bit of strange animal. Not only do you have to have the fortitude to photograph perfect strangers - some of which may not …

Street Photography

Kodak Tri-X: The Best Black-and-White Film Ever Made?

It came out first in 1940, when Europe was plunged into war but America was enjoying the dying days of calm before the storm. It was Kodak’s new …

Black & White Photography

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"When Death Comes" Story and Pictures

Story ?<p>When Death Comes<p>Published <b>Apr 21, 2016</b> | View the Assignment | Features Photos From <b>29 Contributors</b><p><b>29 photos</b> selected by<p><i>National Geographic Photographer</i><p><i>Photo Editor</i><p>View Slideshow<p><i>Enlightenment for a wave is the moment the wave realizes that it is water. At that moment, all fear of death</i> …

How to Choose the Sharpest Aperture

Photographers have a dilemma. If you want your photographs to have the largest possible depth of field – from the foreground to infinity – a small …

Landscape Photography

Photography Rules Are Made to Be Broken (Sometimes)

Creative photography is a mix of many ingredients: art and technology, skill and patience, cold mechanical know-how, and individual flair.As a …

Landscape Photography

How to choose AF points: pros and cons of single point vs area selection

While the lens’s maximum effective aperture determines the total amount of AF points available, the AF Area Selection mode enables you to choose how …

Photography Series Captures Aftermath of Fukushima Nuclear Disaster – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

Fukushima

How Softbox Size Affects Quality of Light

If you want to be a studio photographer, there’s something you should know about: how the size of your softbox is affects the quality of light …

Photography Tips

A Guide to Mastering Manual Focus

Have you ever cursed your camera for missing that special moment in the streets? Do you ever struggle to get the subject quickly in focus before the …

Tips for Framing Photos

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Street Photography: 50 Ways to Capture Better Shots of Ordinary Life

Selfie with my first printed book!Dear streettogs,I am excited to announce that I (finally) published my first paper-back book: “<b>Street Photography:</b> …

Street Photography

The Not So Decisive Moment - How to Increase Your Chances of Getting the Best Shot

To a certain extent Henri Cartier-Bresson has a lot to answer for. Yes, he’s certainly one of the photography greats, and his work has inspired …

Photography

When and How to Rename Your Files in Lightroom

It makes total sense to think that the best time to rename your final images is upon export, but let me show you why this method may not be the most …

How to create precise masks in Lightroom

In this video, I am showing you a trick that helps you create highly precise masks in Lightroom. The idea is to take a 2-stage approach by first …

Tutorials

Lina Skukauskė: The Art of Lifestyle Product Photography

<i>All images by Lina Skukauskė. Used with permission.</i><p>Lina Skukauskė is a Lithuanian lifestyle photographer currently living & working in Munich, …

Time I

Three Ways to Create Dramatic Portraits with One Hard Light

Light is a controllable element that can help you to create any type of image you want. From the light and airy quality of natural light during …

8 Tips to Improve Your Photography by Creating Instead of Taking Photos

If you’re like most photographers you use your camera to capture a moment; you see an interesting subject, so you photograph it to the best of your …

Photography