Louise Barbee

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Trump Orders Pentagon to Consider Reducing U.S. Forces in South Korea

WASHINGTON — President Trump has ordered the Pentagon to prepare options for drawing down American troops in South Korea, just weeks before he holds a landmark meeting with North Korea’s leader, Kim Jong-un, according to several people briefed on the deliberations.<p>Reduced troop levels are not …

North Korea

Why Apple's Defeat to Samsung Was a Victory for Innovation

Apple just suffered an important legal defeat to Samsung in its battle over patents. This is good because Apple's claims were frivolous; its patents were questionable; and its use of litigation to hold back a competitor set another wrong precedent for the industry. Because of these patent wars and …

30 Links to Beautiful Photography and Inspiring Articles

Another very exciting week in the world of photography has passed us by, and we find Toad Hollow Photography searching all over the internet for …

5 Quick Reasons to Use the Nifty Fifty for Landscape Photography

The 50mm prime lens, or as it’s more commonly known, the Nifty Fifty; we all know the name, even inexperienced photographers have likely heard of it. …

Landscape Photography

Why Photographers Aren't Artists

William Deresiewicz penned a compelling piece at <i>The Atlantic</i> entitled “The Death of the Artist – and the Birth of the Creative Entrepreneur,” which …

Genius

Gary Fong Launches Online Virtual Cameras to Help Owners Learn Interactively

You may know Gary Fong due to his eponymous line of products for photographers, but pay a visit to his website and you’ll find that he has been very …

Tumblr: Share Photos, Learn Lots, Make Friends

Imagine a community of talented photographers who constantly inspire and encourage each other.<p>Sounds pretty awesome, huh? Good news: it’s real!<p>More …

Our 10 Most Talked About Posts of the Year

As we wrapped up the year we took a look back at the best blog posts from the past twelve months – what our readers really enjoyed, dived into, and …

The best camera is the one you love - INSPIRED EYE

I've always been asked what the best camera is, where here I will answer that question in a more philosophical way instead of singling out certain …

Black and White Photography — 14 Favorites from 2014 - Chosen by the Readers ofLensCulture | LensCulture

Black and white photography holds a graphic emotional power unlike any other form of the medium. Here are 14 stories published by LensCulture that were among the most popular with our readers worldwide this year. Enjoy!<p>—LensCulture<p><b>Alain Laboile,</b> La Famille<p>An intimate family album documents the …

Tips for Maintaining Creativity as a Photographer

As photographers it is pretty much in our job description to produce creative and inspiring work. If your income is based around photography then you …

The Path to Better Photography

Ed Verosky is a professional photographer and author based in New York. In this article, Ed presents his recommended path to learning photography. If …

Blast from the Past: Kodak’s Autographic Cameras Let You Sign Your Negatives

You might not know this, but there was metadata before there was, well, metadata. Way back in 1914, Kodak introduced the Autographic system, a …

Pictures of Hope: Using Photography to Give Hope to Children in Need

Photography can be a wonderful source of growth, healing and hope. Programs like this one at the VA in Palo Alto have helped PTSD-afflicted veterans …

Hand-Crafted Leather Camera Bags that Won’t Break the Bank

Leather messenger bag-style camera bags don’t come cheap. A cursory search on B&H Photo will reveal prices that often run in the $300+ range for …

Street Photography Cheat Sheet For Your Travels

If you are new to street photography, or even if you’re not, remembering settings, nailing the composition, getting idea inspirations, and just …

Photographing With Available Light

Photographer Catherine Karnow shares expert tips and advice for using available light with this how-to photo gallery from National Geographic.

Original Observer Photography: April

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/apr/25/original-observer-photography-april<p>720<p>This month we document unrest in Egypt, the drama …

Weekend readers' best photographs: post

My hero

Nadar was the man who introduced me to Paris, and to romanticism. He was the first great French portrait photographer of the 19th century, and a …

Panasonic Unveils G6 Micro Four Thirds and LF1 Compact Cameras

Panasonic this morning announced two new cameras: a Lumix G6 Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera and a Lumix LF1 high-end compact camera. Both …

Tips for Better Landscape Photography

The problem with most landscape photography is that not enough preparation is put into setting up the shot before it is taken. These tips are meant …

Landscape Photography

Learning to See, Final

Make Photographs for Yourself, Critics are Critics for a Reason Over the past ten installments from the Learning to See series (linked to below), I …

Photography

New Olympus USA rebates on E-Pm1/2 and E-PL3

Olympus US launched new discounts on three PEN cameras: <b><br>1)</b> E-PM1 with kit lens for $299 at Amazon (Click here), Adorama (Click here) and BHphoto …

Olympus

Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Jim Goldstein

You’ve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered “Who are the photographers who write for dPS”? Today we meet Jim …

Photography

21 Amazing Photographs of Borneo