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Ads: One Shot with a Smartphone Camera Can Kill

UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, recently launched an ad campaign in Chile that speaks out against cyberbullying with smartphone photos. …

5 Reasons To Shoot Your Landscape Images in RAW

21 Old Hollywood-Inspired Beauty and Hair Tutorials for Halloween

The glitz and glamour of Old Hollywood are still alive and well in today’s fashion trends. From headpieces to bold red lips, this period of time produced some truly breathtaking styles that we still can’t get enough of today. So why not put some of that style nostalgia to good use by channeling …

Grace Kelly

Zen Foxes: A photographer is capturing nature's 'masters of mindfulness'

“The most beautiful animals are happy animals,” says Roeselien Raimond, a Dutch nature photographer who specialises in capturing foxes at rest.<p>“I …

Mindfulness

Omar Robles: Photographing Dancers in the Streets of NYC

<i>All images by Omar Robles. Used with permission.</i><p>If you’re not already following photographer Omar Robles on Instagram, then you’ll want to boot up …

How to Process a Landscape Photo in 5 Minutes Using Photoshop

<i>2-for-1 special</i><i>As part of Landscape Photography Week here on dPS, we’re offering TWO for the price of ONE on our best-selling Living & Loving</i> …

Photographer Honors War Veterans with Calendar-Style Photoshoot

War takes its toll and countless soldiers come out of its ravages with wounds to show for it. But the true warrior wears his scars proudly, showing …

Hammer Films

Features To Quatermass and Beyond The Impact of Sci-Fi's Unlikely Hero<p>Features Yeti Persisted The Cinematic Legacy of the Abominable Snowman<p>Features …

Horror

Try This Secret Photoshop Trick for Better White Balance

Adjusting white balance can be such a pain, especially when you get it horribly wrong while shooting. When you edit your photos, you’re probably …

The Ultimate Guide to Contouring Like a Makeup Artist

Before I learned about makeup I used to strengthen or create contouring in post the same way on every single picture. However, because everyone’s …

How To Stretch Images & Extend Backdrops In Record Time In Photoshop

Content Aware Scale has got to be one of the more brilliant tools available to photographers today. If you’re a budding photographer with little to …

Tutorials

24 Essential Daily Keyboard Shortcuts in Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Saving precious seconds here and there really adds up. Speed up your workflow in Adobe Lightroom with the most used keyboard shortcuts. This …

6 Easy Hacks for the Best Homemade Fries

Homemade fries are worth the effort. Make 'em even better with these DIY fry hacks.<p>If it's comfort food you're after, there's nothing quite like a pile of hot, fresh, salty French fries. It also happens to be just the sort of cooking project we love: Easier than it looks, and more satisfying than …

Cooking

24 Beautiful Tattoos Inspired By Mental Illness

Body art as recovery.

Mental Health

Effective Photographic Strategies for Mixed Lighting

Mixed lighting can be one of the most challenging situations for any photographer. It can happen at a venue, in the studio, or even outside using …

How To Do A Complete Portrait Edit Part 2 (Photoshop)

Since the rough edit in Lightroom is complete, I can now take a dive in Photoshop and finish with the final touches. Make no mistake, there is a lot …

Tutorials

How To Do A Complete Portrait Edit Part 1 (Lightroom)

So far you’ve read countless articles on techniques that involve editing portraits, but mostly it involves one or two techniques which makes it hard …

How to Create Photographic Slideshows That Wow

Ok, lets cut to the chase. For those of us of a certain age, photographic slide shows conjure up an image of sitting through badly edited holiday …

Tutorials

Interview: Michael Kamber on Photojournalism Ethics and the Altering of Images

Michael Kamber is a photojournalist who has been working around the world since 1986; he has traveled to Iraq, Afghanistan, Liberia, the Sudan, …

For a Cheap Light Painting Stick, Buy a $4 Tube Guard

Want a light stick for light painting but don’t want to spend a lot buying a commercial product? Light painting photographer Eric Pare recently …

Light Painting

The Allure and Puzzle of the Back in Portrait Photography

Edith, Chincoteague, Virginia, 1967<br>Emmet Gowin, courtesy Pace/MacGill Gallery, New York<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to receive the latest from …

Ninety Days in Ninety Seconds—A Photographer’s Journey in the Blink of an Eye

David Guttenfelder is a National Geographic photographer who is used to spending countless days on the road. While most people think of it as a dream job, the reality can be a lot more complex. So to share what it actually <i>feels like</i> to be on assignment, he made a video with a unique approach.<p>The …

Yellowstone National Park

Steve McCurry Retrospective Presents 150 Striking Portraits of People and Cultures Around the World

In his new exhibition <i>Oltre lo Sguardo</i>, acclaimed American photographer Steve McCurry displays 150 of his photos from a career that has spanned over 30 years and countless treks across the globe. McCurry, who is perhaps best known for his iconic <i>Afghan Girl</i> photo, is celebrated for his rich, …

Self Improvement Tips: How To Not Be Hard On Yourself

Get To Know Your Chakras