Sasha Netchaev

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Beyond Sochi: Photos Of Russia By Russians

The gap between how foreigners view Russia and how Russians view themselves is wide and as old as the country itself.<p>Russian photographer Valeriy Klamm felt that foreign photojournalists who came to work in his country arrive with the pictures they want to send back home already in their head: …

Interns: all work, no pay

Too many young people are still doing real jobs for no money, as unpaid interns. But not for much longer. Around the world, young workers expected to toil for months at a time for little or no pay are battling to be rewarded fairly.<p>For those of us who have been campaigning on this issue for years, …

Wild Animals Stalk the Streets of a Small Town in Finland at Night | Colossal

<p>One night while walking the streets of Porvoo, Finland with a camera in hand, photographer Mikko Lagerstedt (previously) captured the silhouette of …

New Webinar! How To Balance Protecting and Selling Your Images

According to former ASMP President and Pittsburgh-based photographer Richard Kelly, the way to avoid image piracy is to put your photos in a black …

Portrait Lighting Setups Using One Light and Mirrors

If you think that professional-grade portrait lighting can only be achieved with multiple light sources, think again. Photographer Jay P. Morgan …

Jared Platt On The Link Between Creativity and Efficiency

Aside from his Arizona-based wedding and portrait photography business, Jared Platt is best known in the industry as a master of workflow efficiency …

Tricky Low Light Engagement Photography Situations

To be a successful photographer, you have to be resourceful, adaptable, and quick. In this video, SLR Lounge shows you an example of how to embrace …

Answering Your Copyright Questions: What To Do If You've Been Infringed

Earlier this month we did a live webinar with Carolyn E. Wright – aka The Photo Attorney. Carolyn is a full-time attorney whose practice is aimed …

3 of My Favorite Photography Books

We are all familiar with the old refrain, “Those who can, do. Those who can’t, teach. Those who can’t teach, teach gym.” I’m still not sure about …

Normann Copenhagen Tea

Best known for their smart, minimal home furnishings, Denmark's Normann Copenhagen recently took a step into the drinkable design category with the introduction of a line of 12 teas. Contained in colorful, reusable tins with graphics by designer Anne Lehmann, the loose-leaf teas are a fun addition …

These Photography Links Make The Internet a Better Place

What a wonderful week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been very busy searching all over for the best links to tutorials, …

Interview with Worldwide Photographer Rosie Hardy

Where do you get your ideas from?<p>I get inspiration from all sorts of things! My ideas are built up from a catalogue of images I have in my head that …

How to Avoid Losing Your Photos With Offsite Backup Strategies

As photographers, most of us are fully aware of the consequences of not backing up our work. Indeed, as we take more and more images, over that same …

StreamNation: A Cloud Storage Solution Built with Photographers in Mind

There are many cloud storage services out there, some offering a decent amount of space for very little in way of cash. Unfortunately, most aren’t …

New Webinar! Your Photo’s Copyright Has Been Infringed: Now What?

Carolyn E. Wright is better known in the industry as The Photo Attorney. She’s a full-time attorney <i>and</i> professional photographer whose practice is …

Have Camera, Will Travel: Full-Time Travel Photography

Quitting your day job, slinging a camera around your neck, and jetting off to travel the world and take beautiful pictures seems like the stuff …

Painting a Large College Dormitory with Light for a Nighttime Photograph

I had the opportunity to photograph the newest dormitory on the Florida International University campus a couple of nights ago and I thought I would …

How to Use a Neutral Density Filter for Dynamic Landscape Photography

Neutral density filters are used to block some of the light coming into the lens so that we can have longer exposure times than the available light …

Cookie Dough Recipes That Were Never Meant To Be Baked

You wouldn't choose to eat a raw potato over a sizzling, cooked french fry. Nor would you want to snack on a marinated chicken breast before it fully bakes. But you <i>so</i> would joyously indulge in cookie dough, much before you shape it into balls to rise in the oven.<p>This is just one of the many reasons …

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Street Style Spring 2013: Paris Fashion Week

See all of the chic on the Paris streets.<p>The style set is off to imbibe on all things Gallic style. See all of the tres chic looks from Paris Fashion Week Spring 2013, plus check out the rest of BAZAAR's street style. <b>Text by Kerry Pieri.</b>

Concert Photography Tips from a Nikon Pro

Where visual and audial obsessions overlap, you’ll probably find the concert photographer. This is an extremely exciting type of photography, with …

9 Easy-To-Steal Habits Of The Super Successful

We wish there was a handbook for success, but there isn’t. Here’s the next best thing: a list of ways you can realize your dreams–and be a more productive person in the process.<p>Wouldn’t it be great if success was simple?<p>But it isn’t.<p>There’s no one-size-fits-all answer for success in work and life, …

Omnicom, Publicis merging to create global advertising behemoth

Two of the world's largest advertising holding companies -- Omnicom Group Inc. in New York and Publicis Groupe in Paris -- have agreed to merge into the world's largest agency with a market value that would exceed $35 billion.<p>The two companies announced the all-stock transaction Sunday. …

Advertising

The Fantastic Imagination of Illustrator Simón Prades | Colossal

<p>Freelance illustrator and graphic designer Simón Prades says that he prefers to work with analog mediums such ink, pencil and watercolor to help …

Mistakes I've Made (And Lessons Learned Along The Way)

“The only real mistake is the one from which we learn nothing.”<p>Mistake #1: Putting Process Over Projects (And People)<p>Anyone who has been designing …

Grab a Coffee: Here's 85 Amazing Photography Links from Around the Internet

As another week passes us by Toad Hollow Photography has been diligently searching all over the internet for the very best links to tutorials, …

How to Prepare a Photo File for Printing

The goal of this tutorial is to help photographers prepare digital images either originated by scanned film or digital capture for printing purposes. …

Tutorials

Food Photographer Andrew Scrivani Shares the Secrets to Better Food Photos

<i>All photos by Andrew Scrivani</i><p>The secret behind getting the perfect food photo has to do with loads more than just lighting–it also has to do with …

5 Reasons Why Primes Are Better Than Zooms