Matthew Victor

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When to Leave and When to Stay: How Do You Know When the Relationship Is Over?

<i>Authored by Tiffany McLain for Psyched in San Francisco Magazine. Tiffany has a psychotherapy practice in San Francisco where she specializes in working with young professionals who straddle multiple identities, be this professionally, ethnically or economically.</i><p>There are moments when our romantic …

25 Free Online Courses To Equip You With Valuable Skills

Kelsey Humphreys<p>Read full profile<p>Now that the inspirational sparkle of the new year has worn off, you may be falling back into your old routines and …

11 TED Talks on Photography Worth Watching

Need some inspiration to start off the new year? Try these 11 TED talks on photography.<p><b>1. Anastasia Taylor-Lind: Fighters and Mourners of the</b> …

U.S. Government

​21st Century Street Photography: 250 New Examples - Selection and text by Jim Casper | LensCulture

“All the world’s a stage”<i><br>—William Shakespeare, As You Like It</i><p><b><br>The Possibilities of Street Photography</b><p>Photographers have played with and explored street photography since the beginning of photography itself — capturing anonymous moments of beauty, grace, absurdity, sorrow, delight, outrage, and …

Street Photography

Classic Camera Cleaning Guide

<b>JapanCameraHunter’s Classic Camera Cleaning Guide</b><br>Recently I saw a camera cleaning guide online and I thought to myself ‘I can definitely do better …

Here’s What Edgar Allan Poe Wrote About the Birth of Photography in 1840

Did you know that when the daguerreotype was announced back in 1839, one of the people who wrote about the new groundbreaking technology was the …

Literature

40 Movies About Photography Every Photographer Should Watch - Resource

Adam SherwinJuly 10, 2014<p>Film making and photography go hand-in-hand. In film making, the art of cinematography is lost with photography. The skill …

6 Top Online Photography Portfolio Hosting Options

Your photography deserves a website that can showcase its creativity and beauty… without breaking the bank. Former TIME CEO and Curator Gallery owner …

Warren Buffett's 10 Inspiring Tips for You

Imagine having ten minutes with Warren Buffett. What are ten tips you would expect form him? Read here to find out what he would tell you today.

10 Documentary Videos For Street Photography Fans

<i>Image (c) Michael Ernest Sweet</i><p>While not all these photographers are strictly street photographers, they are, I believe, photographers that street photography fans should be acquainted with and know by name. These photographers do all have one thing in common - they are great masters. Additionally, …

Street Photography | Sion Fullana: Visual Storytelling

I forgot why or how I took my first photo of a stranger in the city. But what I remember clearly is how from the moment I arrived in New York City — …

Under My Umbrella is a Street Photography Series Shot in the Rain

<i>All images by Marius Vieth. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Marius Vieth has graced our site a couple of times, but one of our favorite projects by …

Five Fundamental Compositional Theories You Should Master Today

<i>Welcome to Time Out with Tanya, where I’ve put my fast paced graphic design career on hold in favor of adventures in motherhood. I’m capturing every</i> …

Landscape Photography

The Great Compositions of Robert Capa | THEME

<b>Expelled from Hungary at the age of 17, Endre Friedman bounced from Germany to France learning photography along the way. When he arrived, the man we</b> …

Street Photography

10 Quick Lightroom Tips and Shortcuts

Lightroom is a powerful and complex program. It’s great to have shortcuts and fast ways to do things you do often. Here are ten Lightroom tips to …

10 Things Productive People Do Before Bed

The most productive people all have certain habits in their daily routines that contribute to their success. They understand that their success …

A Picture To Show You Clearly The Effects of Aperture, Shutter Speed and ISO On Images

Want to capture excellent photos? Then you need to understand three things — the aperture, the shutter speed, and the ISO.<p>The aperture controls light …

You'll Decide To Use More Visual Aids After Reading This Infographic

Visual Aids serve many purposes: these include reviving memory, adding to thinking abilities, and helping brain power. Maintaining your brain’s …

The Sunny 16 Rule - how to take photos without the use of a light-meter

<i>On a sunny day, from spring to autumn, from mid morning to mid afternoon, the correct exposure for any subject is f/16; the according shutter speed</i> …

Minimalist Photography ~ 4 Tips To Keep It Simple With A Maximum Impact

Minimalism is a very subjective concept in the art world. The Webster dictionary defines it as follows: A style or technique that is characterized by …

Top 10 Mistakes that Cause Blurry Photos

If your photos are not sharp, you are not alone! The most common question I get asked by beginning photographers is "how do you get your images so …

10 Most Common Mistakes Made by New Photographers

Whenever I teach, I get a lot of requests to review images. Over time, I’ve started to notice that a majority of the mistakes I see come from the …

Digital Photography

Using Humor In Street Photography

Humor may very well be the toughest assignment the street photographer will take on. It takes a keen eye to see humor in the streets and some skills …

Take lots of photos, improve, get better

<b>Guest post from Fintan Guihen, Ireland.</b><p>Like most amateur photographers, I have two massive weak points.<p>1. I’m obsessed with gear. I suffer major …

7 Tips for a More Anonymous Approach to Street Photography

Can you imagine a world without street photography? Think of the legacy that Doisneau, Cartier-Bresson, and lesser known pioneers of the genre left …

Street Photography

Applied Relativity: The Leica M-A

Somewhere in this meandering tale of chance encounters and philosophical philosophizing, there’s a review of the new Leica M-A camera — a camera that …

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 …

A Look Inside ‘Photographers’ Sketchbooks’

<i>The sketchbook of Alec Soth</i><p>The mechanical nature of photography often results in the perception that photographers are “button-pushers;” that they …

7 Most Challenging Shooting Scenarios and How to Make the Best of Them

We photographers love a challenge. Whether it is contorting ourselves into strange positions to get a macro shot, or trying to soothe a screaming …