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10 Lessons William Eggleston Has Taught Me About Street Photography

I first heard about William Eggleston through my good friend and talented street photographer Charlie Kirk about a year and a half ago. He mentioned …

Conscientious | Meditations on Photographs: Riverfront by Curran Hatleberg

For the past couple of weeks, I have come to this photography, <i>Riverfront</i>, by Curran Hatleberg (if you click on the image you’ll see a larger …

Conscientious | A Conversation with CPC 2012 Winner Karen Miranda Rivadeneira

Juror Michel Millard picked Karen Miranda Rivadeneira’s <i>Other Stories/Historias Bravas</i> as a winner of the Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2012, …

Conscientious | On Process

This photographs looks like an image made using the wet-plate process, but it’s merely a simulation if you will. I took this picture with my minipad, …

What to Consider When Buying a New Camera for Street Photography

On my flight from Dubai back to the states I just finished an excellent book by psychologist Barry Schwartz titled: “The Paradox of Choice.” In the …

3 Stoic Techniques that Can Help You Gain Tranquility in Street Photography

One book that has deeply influenced me the last few months is: “A Guide to the Good Life: The Ancient Art of Stoic Joy.” The book is a great …

7 Valuable Insights You Can Learn About Street Photography From this Garry Winogrand Interview

Garry Winogrand is one of my favorite street photographers of all-time. Sure, he hated the term “street photographer” and didn’t call himself one — …

The Modern Digital Camera - The Sensor as a Metaphor for Film Emulsion

<i>Geek alert. Although the mentality stems from the last century, the megapixel wars are not over. It is, however, safe to say that those of us</i> …

Influences Inform Your Photography, But Personal Style Is Up To You

The dictionary definition of influences is: “The power of things or individuals to exert force on another.” My influences in photography come in all …

Photography

Seeing, Not Looking, Is the Key to Taking Great Pictures

<i>“Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.” The Chinese philosopher Confucius was reported to have said.</i> A lot people tell me that they can’t …

Street Photography

How to Find Time for Your Photography Passion

Time is most definitely a precious commodity and is something that most of us can find scarce. If we are not seasoned pro photographers, and most of …

Landscape Photography

10 Tips To Get Over Photographer’s Block

Going through a creative rut can be frustrating, and sometimes scary, but it is usually temporary. Photographer’s block can happen to you at any …

The changing face of landscape photography - in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/mar/15/changing-face-landscape-photography-exhibition<p>720<p>As the Earth's landscapes rapidly …

War Photography: Annenberg Space Curates The World's Most Important War Photos

WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY, the Annenberg Space for Photography's newest exhibit, is a harrowing collection of the history of war told through photographs from 1848 to present day.<p>The project, which spans conflicts in six continents, was ten years in the making. There are images that would be instantly …

Exposure Bracketing: What Every Good Photographer Should Know

There aren’t many sure things in life. No matter how diligently we plan, regardless of how much effort we put forth, there are simply going to be …

Landscape Photography

Keeping it Real in HDR using Photoshop

Of all techniques that have come with the advent of digital photography, perhaps the most controversial and divisive is HDR or high dynamic range. …