Mati Sojo

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A gathering of millions

Project info<p>It is the 3rd largest Muslim congregation in the world,<br>held in the bank of river Turag, near Dhaka city.<br>Despite the large number of devotees living within a confined space, generally there is very few problems of sanitation, cooking, and internal movements. It is believed to be possible …

A Day in the Life of Portrait Photographer Sam ‘Portraitsbysam’

Have you ever wondered what a day in the life of a professional photographer is like? Wonder no more! Every week, we ask a top-notch 500px …

Photoshow: Landmark Exhibitions That Defined the History of Photography - Published by Contrasto Books | LensCulture

The early histories of photography tend to focus on the almost mythical actions of a few heroic individuals—Daguerre, Niepce, Fox Talbot, Bayard. These men—huddled secretively around their chemical processes, jealously guarding their discoveries—have an air of genius, but also of privacy. Thus, it …

How to Take Control of the Light to Improve Your Photography

More light is not always better light. You need to take control of it in order to make wonderful shots. In this video, photographer Cliff Mautner …

This Uplifting Video Resonates With All Landscape Photographers

Filmed and edited by Nejc Miljak, “Before You Wake Up” is a short production that casts a strong motivating monologue aimed at landscape …

Learning to Love 35mm Lenses: Why I Switched from 50mm to 35mm for Street Photography

<i>Jeremiah Rogers is a Cambodia-based traveling photographer who quit his job as an engineer at Facebook to travel around the world and take pictures</i> …

10 Tips & Tricks for Better Portrait Photography

We love to look at stunning portraits. The subject may be our friend, family member, a model, or a perfect stranger. A well taken portrait tells us …

Stand out from the Crowd | How are you Different?

There are millions of photographers in the world. A good number of those are hobbyist or amateur photographers trying to break into the business. …

Mia CocoOne on Capturing the World As She Sees It

<i>All images by Mia CocoOne. Used with permission</i><p>“My name is Mia. I live in Czech republic and I’m not a professional photographer.” states Mia CocoOne …

Introduction to Shooting Better Portraits

Shoulders meticulously positioned to emphasize evenness. You’ll have to move one behind the other, Bring the hair to the side side opposite of the …

Demonstration

The Myth of the Natural Light Photographer

There comes a point in the life of every photographer where they’re bound to say a single statement that either enthralls the uninitiated or makes …

Waging War with VSCO - Why I Hate Simple Preset Systems

VSCO, Mastin Lab Presets, Florabella, and Pretty Presets. If you've looked for advice on retouching in the last few years, you've probably been …

Touch Ground - Photographs and text by Massimo Cristaldi | LensCulture

In 2013 alone, over 40,000 migrants braved the Mediterranean Sea in an attempt to reach Italy (and Europe). Many of these migrants ended up in Sicily and the surrounding islands. The route was a familiar one, as thousands of these people have previously traveled this route in years past during …

The Importance of Turning Negative Energies into Creativity

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Click here.</i><p>Don’t ever pretend like something negative or crazy doesn’t happen in your life. No one has the perfect …

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 …

The Photoshop Playbook: 50 Short Video Tutorials on Fundamental Skills in Photoshop

Back in 2013, Adobe began posting a series of short video tutorials on YouTube called the “Photoshop Playbook.” The series has since grown to contain …

The Stories We Tell

I've had a camera around my neck for as long as I can remember. I've lived behind my lens in everything – documenting both the everyday and life's …