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Brooklyn Street Photographer Andre D. Wagner Talks Us Through His Photographic Process

Here’s a short, inspiring video profile of Brooklyn-based street photographer Andre D. Wagner. We’re offered a glimpse into Wagner’s mind as he talks …

5 Quick and Simple Lightroom Edits to make your Images Pop

Since its original release, Adobe’s Lightroom has grown into perhaps one of the best tools a photographer can use. Initially designed as an image …

Sally Mann on Her New Memoir and the Fate of Art Photography in the Age of Selfies

<b>Sally Mann</b> has spent her career examining those things closest to her. Her subjects—captured in arrestingly candid, luminous black-and-white images—have included her own young children, facing down the slings and arrows of childhood in <i>Immediate Family</i> (1992); the beloved Shenandoah Valley …

Brave New World

What does the advent of the iPad have to do with painting? Or Instagram with the future of music? This is the premise of the latest short documentary from Pablo Ganguli and filmmaker Tomas Auksas of Liberatum. Polling creatives from around the globe, from MIA to David Hockney, the film brings the …

Documentaries

How to Make a Perfect Frittata: Rules to Follow and Mistakes to Avoid

A custardy, perfectly-cooked frittata is easier to cook than you think—just don't make these mistakes.<p>A well-made frittata is one of the world's most perfect foods. It's cheap, quick-cooking, and an efficient vehicle for leftovers—not to mention equally delicious at breakfast, lunch, and dinner. …

How to Harness Your Fear to Become a More Confident Street Photographer

Street photography is one of the most difficult forms of photography out there. Not only do you have to rapidly compose, frame, and approach …

How To Be an Artist: Following Your Intuition

We love to believe that we are reasonable. We love the thought that we are rational, and that we weigh evidence, and make decisions. But from our …

New York Scenes Cross Processed with VSCO Film® 06

Mobile Photography

The perfect camera for Street Photography

Introduction<p>Dear StreetHunters.net Readers,<p>Before you continue reading this post, I want to let you know that this post isn’t about a specific camera …

My Problem With Natural Light Photographers

Every time I hear a photographer state, “I’m a natural light photographer”, it can carry a suggestion that they are a more honest type of …

THE SHOT: Portrait Photographer to the Stars

For more than 25 years now I've been exceedingly privileged to earn my living making photographs of the famous and eminent people that grace the covers of magazines and billboards.<p>The moment the call comes in for my next shoot, my mind goes into overdrive. Working out where to shoot, (studio or …

Best books of 2014 in conservation photography

Photographs have the power to change hearts and minds — even the world. These collections of stunning images draw attention to important conservation …

Jane Bown - obituary

Jane Bown was a celebrated portrait photographer for the Observer who brought her camera to shoots in a shopping bag<p>Jane Bown, who has died aged 89, was an outstanding portrait photographer who confounded the experts with the simplicity of her camera technique. She spent 65 years on the Observer, …

6 Tips for Beautiful Candid Photography

Candid photography focuses on what the subject is naturally doing and not on what the subject must be doing. It is a photo similar to that of a …

A New Exhibit Reveals Fashion's History With Photoshop

Legendary photographer Horst P. Horst tried to close the gap between reality and fantasy.<p>Irving Penn once said that a great fashion photographer doesn't sell clothes, he sells dreams. Since Horst P. Horst first began shooting images of haute couture fashion in Paris in the '30s, he sold those …

Street Photography Focus Tips

Because you’re often working quickly and stealthily, the matter of focusing while doing street photography is important. Here are some …

Landscape Photography