Meg Shadow

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Imitating Natural Window Light for Portrait Photography

Natural window light is one of the best forms of soft, flattering light available to photographers. However, it’s not always possible to have access …

The Right Reflector for Your Photography - Digital Photography School

Of all the portrait lighting tools at our disposal, none are quite as versatile as the the five-in-one reflector.


Brandon Stanton's Humans of New York – in pictures

When Brandon Stanton lost his job as a bond trader he took up photography. His pictures of strangers on the streets of New York became huge hits on Tumblr and Facebook – and now his book, Humans of New York (St Martin's Press), has debuted at No 1 on the New York Times bestseller list

Aesthetic Underwater Photography by Harry Fayt

Dreamlike Underwater Photography.<p>Harry Fayt is a photographer from Belgium. His photographic work focuses on the aesthetic research related to the …


First Impressions: Zeiss 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* Lens (Nikon ZF.2)

This year at Photo Plus 2013 Zeiss had the 55mm f/1.4 Otus Distagon T* Lens for Nikon available for testing. This is no ordinary lens mind you. The …

Top 10 Hotels & Resorts in the U.S. (Photos)

Domestic Chic<p>The world’s best hotels and resorts aren’t necessarily overseas. In this list, readers pick the most impressive properties right here at …

Is this America's Most Offensive Burger?

Are you ready to eat the most offensive burger in America? Chicago's infamous metal-themed burger joint, Kuma's Corner, recently rolled out their monthly special, this time named 'The Ghost Burger' after swedish metal band Ghost. The response has been... varied. Regardless of what you think, …

Going Goth: 13 Halloween Friendly Fashions

Shop the clothing and accessories, from kitschy to creepy.<p>If you're a girl who gets dressed up but would never play dress up, shop 13 Halloween-inspired pieces to wear year round—from kitschy to downright creepy. Consider it goth chic.





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Photo basics: creative exposure techniques

Now Playing: Watch this: Photo basics: creative exposure techniques<p>3:03<p><b>Just starting out with photography? Learn the basics of your camera with the</b> …

How to Shoot Street Portraits With Permission by Danny Santos

<i>Danny Santos shooting</i> <i>Stranger #85</i> <i>&</i> <i>Stranger #86</i> <i>, taken by Paulo Legaspi</i><p><b>Eric’s Note</b>: <i>I am truly excited to have this guest post by Danny Santos, who is</i> …

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How to Approach Street Photography in 12 Easy Steps

Many photographers are timid about “shooting strangers” on the street which keeps them from even trying. Street photography is all about telling a …

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Photography Tutorials, Tips & How To Videos

Street photography is absolutely one of the most exciting genres to shoot. For me it’s not just the outcome that fascinates me but the experience …

These Ideas Will Get Your Street Photography Rocking

Street photography is a great window into the human condition. Henri Cartier-Bresson, who was one of the founding fathers of modern photojournalism, …

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

How To See The Aurora Borealis Northern Lights From Michigan's Upper Peninsula

You don't have to fly to Iceland to see the Northern Lights. Just ask Shawn Malone.<p>She's a photographer living in one of the northernmost parts of the continental United States, Michigan's Upper Peninsula. In a region where residents literally see the Northern Lights from their backyards, she has a …

Stage A Thunderstorm In Your Living Room With This Weird Lamp

Puff piece: The interactive Cloud Lamp, a bolt of genius, will storm the scene at home to thunderous effect. Someone stop me…<p><i>Happy Black Friday! We’re taking the day to republish some of our most popular Wanted posts of the year. For a complete roundup, go here.–Eds.</i><p>People see things in clouds. We …