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By Ruth Bourne | A selection of interesting photography-related articles spotted by our Worcestershire Camera Club members. http://worcestershirecameraclub.co.uk/wcc33/                                                WCC members please contact Ruth to be added as a contributor.

The Lightroom Cure: An Easy 7-Step Program for Recovering Maximum Quality in Your Photos (VIDEO)

Are you one of the many photographers who prefer spending more time behind the camera than behind the computer? If so, this Lightroom tutorial is for …

Tutorials

Flight Attendant’s Photos Show Life in a Virgin America Crew

Molly Choma of Portland, Oregon, has spent nearly a decade working as a flight attendant on Virgin America planes. In addition to her work in the …

Airlines

How to Do a Realistic Sky Swap in a Photo Using Photoshop

In this 9-minute video tutorial from Serge Ramelli, learn how to easily swap out an unattractive white sky from a photo for a more dramatic one using …

Bird Photographer of the Year 2017 – in pictures

Winning and shortlisted images from this year’s competition, from awe-inspiring action shots to charming portraits, featured in a new book celebrating some of the best bird photography of the year

Birds

Best Photo Editing Apps 2017: 11 apps to improve your snaps | Trusted Reviews

<b>Take your smartphone photography to the next level with our guide to the best mobile photo apps…</b><p>These days, we all own a smartphone and carry it …

7,000 Free Photography Tutorials – Here’s our Best 20!

This week on dPS we published our 7,000th post here on the Digital Photography School blog.I started this site back in April 2006 because my friends …

Digital Photography

Nikon D850 doubles as 35mm film scanner with ES-2 adapter

Nikon D850 was officially announced yesterday, and we went through all of its features. The camera undoubtedly thrilled many digital photographers, …

Cameras

Clarissa Bonet Captures City Space

Living and working in Chicago, photographer Clarissa Bonet explores the physical and psychological experience of urban spaces.Read more

Design

Destination Yellowstone

Bull elk crossing steaming Madison River at sunrise, Madison Junction, Yellowstone National Park. Canon EOS 7D Mark II, Canon EF 100-400mm f/4.5-5.6L …

National Parks

10+ Genius Camera Hacks That Will Greatly Improve Your Photography Skills In Less Than 3 Minutes

To make you a better photographer, <b>Bored Panda</b> has collected some of the best DIY camera solutions that were tested to work. From softening the pop-up …

Photography

Safarious

The interactive community and magazine for those who are curious, and serious, about wilderness and adventure travel.

Exhibition: Victorian Giants: The Birth of Art Photography / 1 March – 20 May 2018 – British photographic history

How to shoot infrared without converting your camera

Infrared photos can be surreal, wonderful and a great way to try something completely new. However, if you want to shoot them you may have to convert …

Surrealism

How to Use ND Filters for Long Exposures: Tutorial

Ever wonder how professional photographers manage to get dreamy daytime blurs without overexposing their images? Believe it or not, achieving this …

Tutorials

How stone poses became a surreal project

<b>Seven years ago photographer David Quentin began capturing surreal, alien-like scenes of rocks falling from the sky at locations across the UK.</b><p>It all started when the London-based photographer threw a stone into the air and took a picture of it to see how it looked.<p>What started as a "whimsical …

Sink or swim: readers' photos on the theme of float

For last week’s photography assignment in the Observer New Review we asked you to share your photos on the theme of float via GuardianWitness. Here’s a selection of our favourites<p>Share your photos on this week’s theme ‘excess’ by clicking the button below

Photography

Magic mushrooms: art foraged from nature – in pictures

The mysterious islands of the Salish Sea, between British Columbia and Washington State, are home to the ecological artist Jill Bliss, who since 2012 has devoted herself to exploring the isolated region, artistically and literally. The archipelago has its own unique ecosystem, and Bliss’s medleys …

Nature

30 of the Most Iconic and Influential Photos of All Time Colorized

View from the Window at Le Gras by Joseph Nicéphore Niépce, 1826.<br>Getty Images<p>1 of 60<p>From Gordon Parks' defining American Gothic to Frank Powolvy's …

Here’s a 5-Minute Intro to Photoshop’s Healing Brush

In this 9-minute video by tutvid, take a look at Photoshop’s Healing Brush and learn how exactly you can use it to improve your editing workflow.<p>The …

Tutorials

Dynamic symmetry: The genius of Henri Cartier-Bresson's composition

Henri Cartier-Bresson—the father of modern day street photography and master of the candid shot—was obsessive about the 'geometry' in his …

Street Photography

What does photography have to do with science?

With the IET International Engineering Photography Competition closing soon, we caught up with photographer Daniel Stier to discuss the relationship …

Science

In pictures: 2017 Galapagos photography competition

The winners have been announced for a photography competition capturing wildlife and scenery from across the Galapagos Islands.<p><b>All images are subject to copyright.</b>

Photographer Captures “Water Bender” Turning Liquid into Sculptures Between Her Hands

As a professional photographer and self-described “visual storyteller,” Kyle Re Creative is skilled in capturing memorable moments. While he primarily specializes in wedding and lifestyle photography, he also excels in photo edits, as apparent in his series of mind-bending water manipulations.<p>In …

Winners of the International Drone Photography competition 2017 announced

The winners of the fourth annual International Drone Photography contest have been announced, organised and hosted by drone photography sharing site …

Drones

Photographer Shows How to Break 50 of the Strangest Laws Across the U.S.

This post may contain affiliate links. If you make a purchase, My Modern Met may earn an affiliate commission. Please read our disclosure for more info.<p>When you picture breaking the law, it’s probably not for something as innocuous as wearing skinny jeans. But in Delaware, it’s technically illegal …

In Search of the Poets and New Masters of Street Photography

<i>Olivier Laurent has worked with photography on both sides of the Atlantic—raised in France, beginning his career in London and continuing at TIME Lightbox in New York. Throughout, Laurent has remained passionate about discovering how great photographs are made, while consistently drawing attention</i> …

Street Photography

Early Colour Images of the English Garden

This month, we're talking about the amazing English homes and gardens that represent or have witnessed some of the most important historic …

Photography