Matt Hefferon

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How to Build a LED Wand Light for $30

In this 8-minute video by Macroscope Pictures, learn how to build a color changing wand light with your own two hands for only $30 in materials. For …

Light Painting

Interesting Photos of Andy Warhol with Edie Sedgwick and Chuck Wein in New York City in 1965

Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Burton Samuel Glinn (1925 – 2008) was an American professional photographer who worked with Magnum Photos, and …

Andy Warhol

47 Books You Should Add To Your Shelf, According To Poet Rupi Kaur

The provocative artist and poet shares her list.<p>Rupi Kaur has vision beyond her years.<p>At 24, the Indian-Canadian artist and poet decided to create a menstruation-themed photo series for a college project. She posted one now-famous photograph to Instagram, showing herself lying on a bed facing the …

The Relationship Between Shutter Speed & Flash Is Critical | Remember This Lighting Mantra

Aperture controls flash, shutter speed controls ambient…this is a good mantra to have when trying to understand and control flash.<p>Some photographers …

How to Wirelessly Trigger the Sony a7R II While Shooting Tethered with Capture One or Lightroom

In this video, I’ve provided a solution for photographers who want the ability to walk around their set, wirelessly trigger their Sony a7R II and …

Use Photoshop to Give Your Landscape Images the Glowing “Orton Effect” with This Video Tutorial

Have you ever wondered how some photographers add a dreamy, ethereal look to their landscapes photos? More often than not, this soft glow is a result …

Dreamlike Paper Art Animation by Raya Sader Bujana

Spanish paper artist Raya Sader Bujana creates artworks made from paper. To give them more magic, she animated them. For the partnership between …

10-Step Instagram Tutorial Shows You How to Fake a Double Exposure in Photoshop

Adobe is getting creative on Instagram. Taking advantage of Instagram’s new ability to publish multiple images and video in a single post, they’ve …

Creative Pan Blurs in the Palouse

[See image gallery at deniseippolito.com]<br>Image © 2016/Denise Ippolito Photography ~<br>Horizontal Pan Blur ~ Palouse Region. Manual mode, 1/8 sec at …

Fractal patterns in nature and art are aesthetically pleasing and stress-reducing

Humans are visual creatures. Objects we call “beautiful” or “aesthetic” are a crucial part of our humanity. Even the oldest known examples of rock …

Mathematics

This mag flips the idea of the ‘crazy cat lady’ on its head

The image of the “crazy cat lady” has long plagued feline lovers around the world. But <i>PUSS PUSS</i> magazine is out to change that, with a dedicated crossover for those who love felines, as well as art, music and fashion.<p>“It was one of those ideas that I came up with and could have become one of those …

New Mixed Media Landscapes and Still Lifes That Merge Photography and Impressionism by Stev’nn Hall | Colossal

<p>Stev’nn Hall (previously) blends photography and painting together in an impressionistic style, often focusing his works on the rural landscapes of …

Art

How to Turn the Sky Into Pyramids by Rotating Your Camera

My latest photo series, <i>Pyramids In The Sky</i>, was inspired when my wife and I visited the Mayan Ruins of Chacchoben while on a cruise in 2015. I have …

Landscape Photography

How To Remove Bags Under Eyes in 1 min

Photography Tips

Light Painting With Light Painting Brushes: A Crash Course.

Light Painting: A Crash Course.<p>There are certain photographic techniques that most photographers have no idea where to start; for example, light …

Light Painting

Light Painting: Understand the Angle of Incidence

Image ©Harold Ross<p>This short video discusses one of the six lighting principles Harold Ross teaches during his light painting workshops. This …

Great Portrait Advice from Award-Winning Photographers, Part 2

<i>In the lead-up to the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2017, we reached out to dozens of former winners and finalists from prior editions of the LensCulture Portrait Awards to ask them for their advice on how to make a great portrait.</i><p><i>We ended up receiving so many insightful and inspiring replies that we</i> …

Time I

Good Wistro AD200 Pocket Flash Does Wireless TTL, Fits in a Pocket

The recent trend in wireless flashes has been to go bigger, but the latest light from Godox takes things in the other direction. The Wistro AD200 …

Behind Closed Doors: Cinematic and Fine Art Photography by Chris Clor

<b>Chris Clor</b> is a talented photographer, illustrator, CGI artist and visual communicator currently based in London, UK. Chris focuses on photo …

How to Create a ‘Double Exposure’ Using Photoshop

We love a good in-camera double exposure; done right, they can look as surreal as anything we can create in post. But if you don’t have the skills, …

Lens Guru Mathieu Stern Shows You How to Easily Remove Mold from Vintage Lenses (VIDEO)

We typically turn to lens guru Mathieu Stern for tips on cheap, vintage lenses that can be adapted for use with today’s modern digital cameras. But …

How I Turned $3,000 Into a Successful Fine Art Photo Business

About a year and half ago, after what seemed like a lifetime of living paycheck-to-paycheck (paying off student loans and other debts) my wife and I …

Photographers Every Highsnobiety Reader Should Know: Irving Penn

Irving Penn was one of American photography’s greatest innovators. In an illustrious career that spanned well over six decades, he forever …

Follow the “500 Rule” to Take the Best Pictures of the Night Sky

Night sky photography is a lot of fun, but it’s also challenging. Provided you have the right equipment, it mostly comes down to tweaking your camera …

Photography

Double Portraits Reveal Celebrities’ Public and Private Personalities

At the Toronto Film Festival this year, Shutterstock staff photographer Andrew H. Walker set up a photo booth for a different kind of celebrity …

5 Tips To Enhance Your Landscape Photography Skills

What makes the difference between a snapper and a landscape photographer? Here are some tips to bring out the best of your landscape photos.<p>#1 Get up …

Quickly Fix Shiny Skin in Your Photos Using Photoshop or Lightroom

Anyone who takes pictures of people on any kind of regular basis has had to deal with portraits or other photos where the people in them look a …

Tutorials

Fog Waves Are The Most Beautiful Thing I Captured After 8 Years Of Experimenting

For the last 8 years I’ve been shooting in the San Francisco area I have been absolutely obsessed with the fog. Night and day it’s what I live for …

Landscape Photography

Cats In Hats Made From Their Own Hair

Japanese photographer Ryo Yamazaki, makes hats from the hair his cats shed, and they are adorable!<p>His Scottish fold cats are Nyaa 8 year old (tabby), …

A Really Neat Trick To Remove Annoying Dust Spots In Photographs Using Lightroom

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>Most modern interchangeable cameras (both DSLR and Compact System Cameras) have effective dust reduction mechanism built …

Tutorials