Danni Midge Lawrence

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Kenya attack: a photographer's view from the Westgate mall

I was at home when I heard from a friend about something happening but we weren't sure what it was so I went to the Westgate mall and saw some bodies lying in the car park and realised it was serious. I saw some police so I hid behind cars to take cover and slowly got closer to the gate. An injured …

Hyperlapse Tutorial: How to do it from Start to Finish

Creating timelapse videos can be expensive. To make a moving timelapse, many photographers use a motorized dolly system, which can set you back …

Vintage gas stations – in pictures

The gas station is one of the most iconic of all 20th-century buildings. David Campany collected gas-pump images used by the press between 1944 and 1995 for a new photobook showing everything from bikini-clad filling attendants to petrol shortage panics

Weekend readers' best photographs: shade

From tube stations to elephants: your best pictures on this week's theme, shade<p>The next topic is patience (to appear August 24). Email a hi-res image (one per entry), plus a sentence or two about what inspired you to take your photo, to in.pictures@guardian.co.uk by noon on Wednesday August 14; …

Fallen Princesses Photo Series Paints a Bleak Picture of ‘Happily Ever After’

What happens when “and then they lived happily ever after” is replaced with something more akin to “and then reality reared its ugly head?” That’s …

Watch a Professional Photographer Try to do a Low Light Photo Shoot in 5 Minutes

Photo shoots are time consuming undertakings. There are lights to set up, angles to figure out, assistants to organize—not to mention all the small …

Friday Happy Hour: Bogus Excuses for Stealing Photos

This week we hosted a special webinar with Carolyn Wright, aka The Photo Attorney, on what to do if you think your copyright has been infringed. …

Telling the Full Stories of War: Conflict Photojournalism

From June 29th through September 29th, the Corcoran Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. is showing the exhibit, War Photography: Images of Armed …

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Architectural Photographer Abseils from Skyscrapers to Capture Unique Perspectives

For architectural photographer Carlos Ayesta, dangling from skyscrapers hundreds of feet above urban cityscapes is all in a day’s work. Ayesta shoots …

Photography

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev capture pictures don't deromanticise this 'monster'

"THE BOMBER. How a Popular, Promising Student Was Failed by His Family, Fell Into Radical Islam and Became a Monster."<p>That's the cover of the latest …

Behind the Scenes with Pro Skateboarder Turned Photographer Arto Saari

Arto Saari is one of professional skateboarding’s legends, but Saari has another passion as well: photography. In the video above, <i>Oakley</i> takes us …

Experience Cuba – Travel Photography by Fabian Van Schepdael

Photographer Fabian Van Schepdael is from Brussels, Belgium. He enjoys capturing scenes of everyday life around the world, going on adventures, and …

How to Get Magazine Quality Skateboard Photos with a ‘Light Camera Setup’

Taking high-quality, magazine-worthy skateboarding photos doesn’t have to involve you carting around tons of gear. Sure, it might be nice to have the …

The way we were: Mass Observation at the Photographers' Gallery

"We were called spies, pryers, mass-eavesdroppers, nosey parkers, peeping-toms, lopers, snoopers, envelope-steamers, keyhole artists, sex maniacs, …

How to Make Your Own Light Panel for Portrait Photography

Let’s face it, lighting equipment can be pretty expensive once you add up all the power supplies, light stands, light modifiers, power packs, slaves …

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Eighty Dollar DIY Sound Blimp Doubles as a Poor Man’s Underwater Housing

A couple of days ago, we shared a great little DIY project by Phoenix-based photographer Dan Tabár. Since he sometimes has to shoot on quiet …

Documenting Grief as a Photojournalist: Why We Do What We Do

Nineteen young men. Fathers, brothers, and sons. Friends and fiancés, teammates and drinking buddies. These are the men who were lost on June 30, …