David Scanlan

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A Beginner's Guide to ISO: What It Is and and How to Use It in Your Photography Work

Shutter speed, aperture, and ISO are the three most fundamental properties of photography, and understanding them inside and out when you first start …

“Life Looks Better Through a Viewfinder”—Mentoring and Wisdom from David Alan Harvey

David Alan HarveyThe Magnum photographer speaks about why every emerging photographer needs a mentor, his years shooting for National Geographic, and how he maintains his vision across personal and assigned work.<i>David Alan Harvey wears many hats—as founder and editor of burn magazine, he discovers</i> …

Gmail is switching its default font to one that works better on mobile

You’re probably sick of the Arial font, even if you don’t know it. As the default Gmail font—known as “sans-serif” in the Gmail interface—it’s the medium through which you’ve received years of spam, bills, entreaties from needy family members, and demands from bosses and colleagues.<p>Now the reign of …

Typography

The Cutoff Technique in Street Photography

Dear friend,A technique I learned from my good friend Charlie Kirk in street photography: what he calls the ‘cutoff technique’.<b>CONQUER YOUR FEARS AND</b> …

Top 10 Popular Cameras Used By Famous Photographers

Despite the fact that most (if not all) of the most sophisticated and nostalgic of cameras used by famous photographers are more often than not …

Canon and Nikon Hope It's Not Too Late to Avoid Disruption

<i>This article first appeared in Data Sheet, Fortune’s daily newsletter on the top tech news.</i> <i>Sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>How long should a market leader let a …

Add Depth and Drama to Landscape Photos Using Lightroom

Here’s a 24-minute video from Andrew Marr that looks at how he adds depth and drama to landscape photos during post-processing in Adobe Lightroom.<p>The …

How to Process B&W Film at Home: An 8-Minute Crash Course by Ilford

If you’ve never tried your hand at black-and-white film photography before but would like to learn the basics of developing your own film at home, …

Film Photography

5 Reasons 40mm is the Best Focal Length for a Do-It-All Prime Lens

Do you own and use a beloved 35mm or 50mm lens? Popular photography personality Kai Wong thinks you should consider trying out the middle ground …

Screenprinting: The Ultimate Studio Guide review

Screen printing is a welcome alternative for artists who want to take it slow and explore handmade. Whereas digital art gives creatives the …

10 Practical Photography Monetization Strategies: Pricing, Google SEO, & Entrepreneurship

Dear friend,If you’ve ever wanted to learn practical monetization strategies in photography– this is advice I would have given myself:DOWNLOAD …

Sennheiser’s first-ever soundbar shakes up CES with brilliant virtual surround

A long line of eager listeners stretches outside a small, dark room at the heart of Sennheiser’s CES booth. Inside, they will experience the new …

Kodak Scanza: A New Compact Budget Film Scanner

Kodak has announced a new budget film scanner called the Scanza. Designed for consumers, the scanner can digitize a number of different film formats, …

Scanners

How to Get the Most Out of Your Camera

Not sure why your images aren't quite what you want them to be?Well, it might be because your camera isn't set up to allow you to take shots quickly …

6 Ways Illustration Improves UX

The old saying “a picture is worth a thousand words” is still relevant to today’s experiences. People are attracted to visuals faster than text, and …

What Camera Lenses Should You Own?

Buying lenses can be a daunting experience if you are new to photography. You look at your brand’s endless list of lenses which makes you dream and …

Ho Ho Ho: 11 Holiday Gifts for Art Lovers

'Tis the season to stress out about what to get your family and friends for holiday presents. But don't fret! Artspace has you covered. Here are 11 …

4 Compelling Reasons To Print Your Photos

I can’t flat-out state that printing is a lost art; there are beautiful photos being expertly printed on a regular basis, but prints are no longer …

Graphic Design Portfolio Template

A graphic design portfolio template for Adobe InDesign with 48 fully editable pages.Designed and published by Tujuh Benua, this extensive Adobe …

Photo Salon in SF Turns Phone Photos Into Fine Art Prints in 30 Minutes

Neomodern is a new startup in San Francisco that turns smartphone photos into fine art prints while giving owners a memorable, educational, and …

Here’s Why Everyone Should Own a Fast & Affordable 50mm F/1.8 Lens, AKA a "Nifty Fifty" (VIDEO)

This morning we posted a story suggesting that high-quality vintage lenses often outperform modern mid-level or kit lenses when used with adapters on …

Things You Should Look Out For When Buying a Tripod

What makes a good tripod? This 5-minute video from Kai Wong looks at the ins and outs of a photographer’s three-legged friend.<p>In his typical …

Charisma

Ancho-Citrus Marinade

This smoky-sweet marinade is a Latin-inspired twist on our “Master Marinade.” We found it to be exceptionally delicious on chicken, but it would work …

Our Complete Guide to Marinating: What Works, What Doesn't, and Why

As it turns out, marinating longer doesn't necessarily mean a more delicious dinner.<p>That moment you realize everything you’ve ever believed about …

Nikon Has a New Mirrorless Camera Up Its Sleeve, President Says

Nikon is working on a new mirrorless camera geared toward the smartphone generation yet superior to rival companies’ cameras in quality. That’s what …

Arsenal is a Camera Add-On That Uses AI to Pick Optimal Settings for You

Arsenal is a new attachment for your DSLR or mirrorless camera that suggests the best settings for your shot using artificial intelligence, while …

Get better at figure drawing

When I got the call from ImagineFX’s editor to draw a person – a life model – for the cover illustration, I was filled with energy and excitement. …

Vector vs Raster: What File Type is Right for Your Project?

Vector vs Raster — it’s a battle for the ages and one of the greatest struggles that many graphic designers (and many ordinary people) face when it …

Graphic Design

Here Are The Top User Interface Design Trends For 2017

<b>Users have</b> become more tech-savvy and have higher expectations for design than ever—which makes it all the more important that your app resonates …