Shola Animashaun

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10 Things You Never Knew About Blade Runner

We’ve been waiting quite some time for a sequel to Ridley Scott’s 1982 tour de force, and this week, we’ll finally get it. To celebrate the release …

How Charlie Hebdo Became A Top Terrorist Target

At least 12 people were shot dead at the Charlie Hebdo office on Wednesday.<p>Depictions of Muhammad are strictly taboo in Islam. The French Council of Muslim Faith (CFCM) and the Grand Mosques of Paris and Lyon had unsuccessfully attempted to sue Charlie Hebdo to prevent publication of the images on …

Terrorism

Premier League half-term report: how all 20 teams rank - Telegraph

Here's Who Just Unseated Oprah as the World's Richest Black Woman

Oprah Winfrey is no longer the world’s richest black woman. That distinction now belongs to Nigerian oil baroness and fashionista Folorunsho …

The Pyrrhic Victory of "Hands Up, Don't Shoot" in Photos

In August, Scott Olson’s photo of a defiant, kneeling man, captured the all the complexity and emotion of the tragedy in Ferguson. TIME featured a …

6 Ways to Get Perfect Backgrounds for Your Photos

There are numerous factors that go into making eye-catching portraits: the subject’s facial expression, the lighting, the framing and composition, …

The 20 photographs of the week

The best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Bill Gates is back to take a bite out of Apple, Amazon and Google

Bill Gates’ return to the Microsoft machine is expected to usher in a new era at the business, reigniting its old rivalry with Apple<p>Bill Gates at Microsoft: in pictures<p>Bill Gates, the Microsoft founder, regarded Steve Jobs as a kind of brother figure. “We grew up together,” he said last year, as he …

Don't hate the woman behind the 'world's worst selfie'

It's the most selfish "selfie" ever! While police officers tried to talk down a man who was preparing to jump off the Brooklyn Bridge, a woman in the park below took out her phone and posed for the type of photograph that recently gave Oxford Dictionaries its word of the year.<p>She made the cover of …

Films That Flip: A Conversation with Nebraska Director Alexander Payne

Inside Flipboard / November 15, 2013<p><i>Any time director Alexander Payne picks up a screenplay, he says he prays it’ll be The One. But rarely were his</i> …

Over 3,000 US prisoners serving life without parole for non-violent crimes

At about 12.40pm on 2 January 1996, Timothy Jackson took a jacket from the Maison Blanche department store in New Orleans, draped it over his arm, and walked out of the store without paying for it. When he was accosted by a security guard, Jackson said: “I just needed another jacket, man.”<p>A few …

Five Habits Photographers Should Learn

Photography is an art, similar to drawing or painting. There will always be those that are naturally gifted in one media or the other, and the rest …

Seeking Adventure Through Timelapse Photography

We all seek comfort. And for many of us, that comfort comes through routine. But at what point should you break out of your comfort zone? What are …

Time-lapse Photography

36 Links That Are Like Catnip for Photographers

It's truly been a great week in the world of photography, and Toad Hollow Photography has been looking at all corners of the internet to find the …

Royal life with little Prince George

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Copyright Suit Helps British Photographer Win $32,000, He Was Initially Offered $250

British photographer Jason Sheldon has won a settlement of £20,000 (about $32,300 US) over a stolen image of his (seen above), after initially being …

Woked Evolution

Photographer Set to Sue SyFy/NBC for Copyright Infringement

It's amazing that large media corporations continue to believe that they can get away with things like what you're about to read. Darrell Ardita, a …

Choose Your Clients Wisely

When this post is published I will be on my way to Moscow, Russia somewhere above the North Atlantic Ocean. I have a couple of shoots booked with my …

As a professional wedding DJ, here are some things that I think every wedding photographer should know. : photography

The best thing I can mention is communication. We need to have good, constant, open communication. When you arrive on location, find me, introduce …

How to Protect Yourself Against Camera Gear Theft as a Photographer

In case you don’t know it, cameras and lenses are prime theft targets. You may never think it’s going to happen to you, but almost every day I hear …

Facebook Changes Terms of Service — Photographers Be Wary!

<i>Editor’s Note: Be sure to see our update on changes to Facebook terms of service for 2015</i><p>I am a member of ASMP (the American Society of Media …

What I Have Learned Searching for a Wedding Photographer

I recently got engaged and have started the process of finding my wedding photographer. Something that has become very hard since I have decided to …

Techniques to Photograph Fire and Pyrotechnics During Daytime Hours

If you’ve ever thought the difference between digital and film photography was simply a matter of media, think again. There’s just no comparing the …

9 Features Every Photography Website Needs Now

Do you typically update your photography website on looks alone? Silly snapper! There is so much more to consider when putting together your website. …

How to Drink Responsibly

If you drink alcohol, it’s important to make responsible decisions. Otherwise, you could hurt your friends and family, or you could put yourself in …

Alcohol