Rhys Alexander

16 Flips | 4 Magazines | @rhysalexande | a young photographer looking for inspiration. anything i like will be shared.

How to Use $30 Dimmable LED Bulbs to get Into Studio Still Life Photography for Cheap

If you’re just getting into studio photography, trying to figure out how to light, shoot and set up your shots can be both frustrating and expensive. …

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Damselflies - in pictures

Remus Tiplea photographs close-ups of damselflies in his back garden in Negresti Oas, Romania, after coaxing the live bugs into position

Beautiful Long Exposure Photos of the Milky Way

Night-time photography is turning out to be all the rage these days, and Dorset is proving particularly popular because of its intensely dark skies. …

This Beautiful Time-Lapse Tribute to California Took 4 Years and Countless Hours to Shoot

California time-lapse photographer Hal Bergman wanted to pay tribute to his homeland using his artistic abilities. And so he spent four years packing …

Time-Lapse Video of Aircraft Flying Over Singapore’s Changi Airport

Looking like scenes from <i>Close Encounters of the Third Kind from 1977</i>, a time-lapse video of Singapore Changi Airport will have you stumped as whether …

Satellite Uses Infrared Photography to See Beneath California Forest Fire Smoke

DigitalGlobe really wants people to get behind their super-high res public imaging satellite, the WorldView-3, and understand just how useful it …

Photographer Turns the Then & Now Trend on Its Head, Holds Up Photos of the ‘Future’

Always fascinated by the <i>then and now</i> series that make their way across the Web, photographer Samantha Decker wanted to give it a shot herself. The …

Camera and Memory Card Found After Two Years in the Pacific, Photos Still Intact!

Maybe we don’t give memory cards enough credit, because for all of the stories of corrupt files and irretrievable photographs, we have some …

Using Car Reflections for Unique Abstract Photography

Photography and advertising have gone hand-in-hand for most of their mutual lives, but with the modern proliferation and prominence of social media …

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Paper Memories: A Touching Stop-Motion Search for Happiness in Old Photographs

The many-award-winning short film <i>Paper Memories</i> by filmmaker and photographer Theo Putzu came out three years ago, but we only stumbled across this …

What Do All These Camera Modes Mean?

The mode dial on a modern camera usually includes a bewildering number of letters and icons. I can never remember what 90% of those modes do, and …

Sport picture of the day: tennis multi exposure

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Aerial Photos Capture the Damage Left in the Wake of Colorado’s Fires and Floods

Over the course of 2013, the beautiful state of Colorado has been ravaged by many fires and, most recently, devastating flooding as well. When it …

The First Photo

(It’s been exactly 50 years – 1963 – since Swiss photo historian Helmut Gernsheim donated the world’s earliest permanent photograph* to the …