Robert Wright

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Why The Golden Ratio Is Better Than The Rule Of Thirds

A long time ago I was a young art student, being told about the “Rule Of Thirds.” I was told it’s one of the most important fundamentals of art and …

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Famous Modern Photographers and Their Photos

By Federico AlegriaTo me, photography is an art of observation. It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place… I’ve found it has …

Searching for Fluency in the Visual Language of Photography

<i>LensCulture was started in 2004. In the decade-plus since, it has grown and evolved into one of the world's leading destinations for contemporary photography. Yet over this extended period of time, LensCulture's mission has remained unwavering: to discover inspiring photography from around the</i> …

Visual Language

Creating the Window Light Look Anywhere You Go

<i>Want more Useful Photography Tips? Click here.</i><p>One of the ideas that we teach here often on the site is about how you can augment the look of natural …

Top 20 Macro Photos on 500px So Far This Year

At the end of every year we do a “Best of *inset year here*” series, in which we count down the top 10 most popular photos in every single category. …

Fuji XPro2 Review

I have had the Fuji XPro2 for several months now, and I have received a lot of questions about how it performs as a wedding body. I’ve jotted down …

The photography pioneer who found her calling at age 48

Julia Margaret Cameron's portraits<p>The photography pioneer who found her calling at age 48<p>1866<p>Born in Calcutta in 1815, Julia Margaret Cameron spent …

Photographer captures dogs looking very skeptical of the camera

Yes, your dog notices that you take a lot of pictures of it. No, it's not cool.<p>If you've never gotten the feeling that your pup has grown tired of …

Apple-featured photographer explains how he edits on his iPhone

Apple's annual World Gallery showcases some of the world's best iPhone photos, picked from online entries submitted by photographers across the globe.<p>…

Mobile Photography

Sentimentalist - Photographs and text by Matthew Dols | LensCulture

The society we live in focuses on superficial beauty, and as a photographer I am a participant in this as much as anyone else. But I wanted to make photographs that transcend the societal focus on physical beauty and engage with the nature of who a person is at their essence. What they represent …

Photography

What makes a photographer when everyone is taking pictures

Watch Video | Listen to the Audio<b>JUDY WOODRUFF</b>: And now another in our Brief But Spectacular series, where we ask interesting people about their …

Chet Baker

How to Retouch Shiny Skin in Portraits: Photoshop Tutorial

It’s becoming common practice to retouch the imperfections and blemishes that are found on everyone’s faces and skin. However, it’s sometimes easy to …

In Search of Creativity

I am certain that a detailed survey of every reader of this article would demonstrate very clearly one main thing: we are all unique. We may share …

Landscape Photography
Photography

How to Calculate and Use Hyperfocal Distance for Better Landscape Photography

Hyperfocal distance, much like the “Sunny 16 Rule,” is one of those things that has arguably lost some relevance in the age of digital photography; …

Landscape Photography
Heroin

How to Fix White Balance in Photoshop by Finding a 50% Gray Point

Here’s a great 2-minute video tutorial that teaches a technique for fixing white balance in Photoshop. The basic idea is that you can locate a 50% …

13 Exercises for Photographers That Can Help Jump-Start Creativity

Like the world’s tidal waters, photographic creativity ebbs and flows for many of us. Sometimes creativity can use a jump-start, an artificial method …

New York City

These Beautiful Black and White Photos of Waves Breaking Look Like Impressionist Paintings

<b>Tim Chadwick</b>‘s series “Fluidity” looks, for all the world, like it was painted… not photographed. Abstract long-exposures of waves breaking, captured …

15 Statements Poor Photographers Say that Rich Photographers Do Not

My client Mark Victor Hansen has sold over 500 million books, more than almost anyone in history for non-fiction. While preparing to go on stage one …

Taking in the Streets of NYC Through an iPhone Kaleidoscope

Benjamin Lowy’s <i>Walkscapes</i> mash-up multiple images and leave you reeling in a sea of color and motion. With a few apps and clever editing, the series …

Alert: Freedom of Panorama Under Threat in Europe

Should photographers be able to include copyrighted public building and sculptures in photos without having to worry about payment or permissions? …

5 Free Lightroom Resources all Photographers Should Know About

No matter your skill level or interest level in photography, there are scores of camera choices available to choose from; whether DSLR or mirrorless; …

How to Create an On-Demand Photo Book in Adobe Lightroom

Creating your own photo book has never been more convenient thanks to the rise of on-demand book printers. Now anyone can create, share, and even …

Lightroom

Understanding Nikon AF Modes

Steve Perry is back with another great educational video, this time aimed at photographers looking to get the most out of the AF on their Nikon …

Cameras

Finessing a Post-Crop Vignette in Lightroom

Vignettes are a two edged sword, and many of us fall to their siren song. Vignettes can really make your photographs look masterfully finished, but …

Tutorials

Creating a High Key Landscape Using Lightroom in 6 Simple Steps

High key landscapes are often dramatic and emotive images. They typically work best in black and white but can sometimes work well in color using …

Tutorials

Why I Downgraded Gear To Upgrade My Photography

Nineteen years ago I got my first real camera, a Canon EOS Rebel X. This 35mm film camera for me was something I had been lusting after for years, …

How New Photographers Can Find Their Way

Every photographer starts out brand new–fresh from the egg and just opening their eyes and not knowing a whole lot. And every photographer needs to …

Double Exposure Kit for Adobe Photoshop

The Double Exposure Kit from SparkleStock with Adobe Photoshop actions, textures, and gradients.<p>This kit helps you to create stylish double exposures …