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Tutorial: How to Easily Replicate a Photo’s ‘Look’ Using Curves

It’s happened to all of us: we’re browsing through someone’s portfolio or even just through Flickr or 500px and we come across a photograph or series …

Magnificent Street Photographs in B/W this Season – Editor’s Choice

<b>Street Photography</b> and Black and White go hand in hand. Be it capturing the light, or a soulful portrait with great ambiance, or an incredible moment …

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How To Make Snow in Photoshop with Custom Brushes

Setting aside the runny noses, forget the frozen fingers and the frostbitten toes, and the winter season can lend itself to some pretty magical …

New York Snaps into Focus through Bespectacled Animated Cinemagraphs | Colossal

<p>Digital artists and photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg, arguably the masters of cinematic animated gifs, recently shared this wonderfully …

Moron Fathers Illustration

View Gallery<p>"Moron Fathers" (Masruron Nihayanto) is a specialist artist who works mainly on t-shirts, book covers and album art. This highly detailed …

Two-Minute Exercise Relieves Chronic Neck Pain

Lower muscle tension should lead to better running form.<p>If you're reading this from your desk at work, chances are you're doing so with less-than-ideal posture. If so, you might be one of the many office workers with chronic neck and shoulder pain. A short, simple exercise program can significantly …

Sean’s camera in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty was a Nikon F3/T camera. Quite an amazing camera, and so popular and durable that Nikon continued making and selling it even after introducing the Nikon F4 (it’s successor) and Nikon F5. Read more about it here.

Turn Day Into Night in Photoshop

Howard Pinsky, an Adobe Community Professional, is an online educator providing content for Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. His work can be seen on …

Why Your Kit Lens Isn't as Bad as You Think It Is

One of the things that I try getting across to my students is that despite all of its amazing capabilities, the camera is just a box. Yes, it is …

How Many Steps Does it Take to Shoot a Wedding?

Right before Christmas a sale popped up for the FitBit Flex (a fitness tracker) and even though I didn't "need" it, the FitBit would help me stay in …

Film Diaries: Examining the costs of shooting film vs digital

<i>Looking for an answer? I can’t give you a clear cut one, but this article might certainly help to clarify your thoughts.</i><p>There are many reasons to …

Visual Library on a few Leica M6 Cutaway Display Units - Index Page

Unlike Dummy Models (For instance, <b>Leica M3 Dummies</b>) which sometimes only has their exterior body chassis as well as a companion dummy lens, where …

How To Build A Wireless Monitoring Solution For Under $350

As consumer electronics continue to improve in quality and price, there are more opportunities for professionals to save some money and create DIY …

This Infographic Will Help You Remember the Ten Must-Have Wedding Shots

Wedding photography gets a bum rap among many photographers, but the thing is, it gets that bum rap because it’s hard! You’re working in a …

40 Tips to Take Better Photos

<b>Many years ago when I was a starry-eyed undergrad I would ask every photographer I came across the same question:</b><p>“How do I take better photos?”<p>I was …

Identifying and Overcoming Your Photographic Fears

You would think with the incredible amount of knowledge out there (not just on Fstoppers but on the whole of the internet) that there would be no …

Re-Review: The Fotopro Tripod is Much Better Than Originally Thought

Before I heap on the apologies, I do want to say that I get sent a lot of gear. Gear that varies in required skill level, genre of photography and …

@whatSFSaid: POLAROID DREAMS & WRITING BOOKSWhen I finished writing The Outlaw Varjak Paw, back in 2005, I decided I needed to do somethi…

@whatSFSaid: <b>POLAROID DREAMS & WRITING BOOKS</b><p>When I finished writing The Outlaw Varjak Paw, back in 2005, I decided I needed to do something else for a while. I got into Flickr and got obsessed with photography, especially Polaroids. I loved their magic. It reminded me of the dream states I always write about in my books.<p>I started writing my new book Phoenix in 2006. I didn’t connect it in any way to photography. To me, Polaroiding felt like bunking off from work, doing something for the fun of …

#theLIST: Best Dressed: The Feminine Mystique

Derek Blasberg, our editor at large, picks the 10 chicest looks of the week<p>Derek Blasberg, our editor at large, picks the 10 chicest looks of the week

Kate Moss's Little Sister Gets a Modeling Contract, Plus More!

Your style news update.<p>- Kate Moss's gorgeous half-sister Lottie just received the ultimate 16th birthday gift: a modeling contract with her big sister's agency, Storm Model Management. Telegraph<p>- Is a new era in customization on the horizon? Vionnet will offer interchangeable pieces for its new …

Stainless: Mesmerizing Super Slow-Motion Footage of People Waiting for the Subway

Slow motion video is often mesmerizing, whether it shows creamer being poured ever so luxuriously into coffee, or a dog shaking off water. But the …

Times Square Time-Lapse Captures the Madness that is New Year’s Eve in NYC

Thanks to CES, this week has been filled to bursting with new gear announcements that are either exacerbating your Gear Acquisition Syndrome (G.A.S.) …

7 awesome ways to creatively use your on-camera flash.

Do you ever feel the need to have an artificial light source when photographing? You don’t have to look any further, as you probably already have a …

Having to Explain the Beautiful Concept of Film Photography to Modern Kids

In today’s modern era, some photography enthusiasts might argue that smartphones and digital cameras have rendered film photography obsolete, but for …

5 Ways to Create Detail Photos - Digital Photography School

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Essential Tips for Long Exposure Photography

Long exposures are a whole different world of photography, and in the winter months when the sun is gone more often than not, they expand your …

Polaroid’s Socialmatic Camera that Looks Like an Instagram Logo Will Arrive this Fall

We’ve known since late 2012 that the Instagram logo lookalike Socialmatic camera would go from concept to reality, and since early 2013 that it would …