Simon Harrington

862 Flips | 9 Magazines | 14 Likes | 3 Following | 612 Followers | @simonharrington | Photographer in Australia- passionate about my profession, and super passionate about helping like minded people.

The 33-year-old millionaire founder of $3.75 billion Box thinks everyone needs to read these 2 books

Box CEO Aaron Levie may have made his millions helping companies move their data to the cloud, but the 33-year-old founder still takes the time to sit down and read a book.<p>It's up to Levie, the leader of a 1,960-person workforce at a company that has $500 million in annual revenue and is valued at …

This Guy Flipped an Element in an Old Lens and Got ‘Magic’ Bokeh

Iranian photographer Alireza Rostami has been studying and tinkering with lenses for years, and a few years ago he made a discovery: by reversing one …

7 Videos on Sebastião Salgado's Iconic Documentary Photography

<i>Anyone who picks up a camera wanting to do documentary photography should definitely study intently the works of celebrated photojournalist Sebastião</i> …

This Photographer’s Trick For Creating Magical Photos Is Actually So Easy

There's some real magic going on right here.

Compositing Images Onto TV Screens and Other Displays in Photoshop Without Looking Fake

Have you ever photographed a scene with a monitor, smartphone, or television in it and needed to swap in a better looking display image? Commercial …

Secret 7″ announces limited edition vinyl pressings for 2018

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TEDx Talk: Two Views in Documentary Photography

Here’s an inspiring 14-minute TEDx Talk by photographer Billy Weeks about documentary photography. Weeks explores that specific moment in which a …

Stunning Travel and Adventure Photography by Jordan Hammond

<b>Jordan Hammond</b> is a multi-talented 24-year-old self-taught photographer, retoucher, adventurer and drone pilot who was born and grew up in the small …

Here Are Shutterbug’s Top 10 Most Popular Stories of 2017

Ok, we’re probably beginning to sound like a broken record but Shutterbug.com once again saw record traffic growth in 2017, smashing the previous …

How to Easily Use RGB Curves to Tone Your Photos

RGB Curves can be an intimidating photo editing tool that’s difficult to wrap your mind around, but they’re powerful and worth learning. Photographer …

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This Drone Photographer Sees Things In the Surf on Beaches

People often think they see recognizable things in clouds, a psychological phenomenon called pareidolia. When photographer Peter Adams-Shawn began …

Western Australia

Here’s a Simple Way to Use Photoshop’s Luminosity Masks & Bring out the Best in Your Photos (VIDEO)

Most Photoshop users have heard about the power of Luminosity Masks for bringing out the best in a photograph, yet some are afraid to try the …

How to Make Double Exposures in Photoshop

Double exposure photography is a genre that merges multiple photographs to create a single story. Stories told through double exposures are often …

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Photographer Sean Scott reveals how he filmed amazing shark frenzy in remote WA

When experienced wildlife photographer Sean Scott flew his drone over a school of bait fish off a remote Western Australian beach, he never expected …

Christian Stoll's A New York Split Second Perfectly Displays Life in NYC

<i>All images by Christian Stoll. Used with a Creative Commons License</i><p>There have been lots of attempts to try to capture the chaos that is always …

Eleventh night bonfire builders - Build it high

<b>Award-winning photographer Charles McQuillan has had his share of close encounters.</b><p>He even brought a camera to his own heart surgery.<p>He once photographed pop star Prince, got invited to dinner and arrived late.<p>"It is pretty cool to say I was late for a dinner with Prince," he said.<p>He has snapped a …

Learn the Science of Deep Focus and Hyperfocal Distance

Hyperfocal distance is a tool often used by certain genres of photography to render an entire scene in focus. It allows you to capture the foreground …

Mastering Autofocus

It was 1985 when Minolta revolutionized the world of photography with the release of their first autofocus SLR—the Maxxum 7000. With autofocus in its …

The spirit of old Hong Kong lives on in the black-and-white images by master photographer Fan Ho

Fan Ho’s haunting black-and-white photos chronicling old Hong Kong show how much the city has changed since the 1950s. In some ways, however, many of the scenes remain familiar to Hong Kong people today.<p>“The city’s architecture, the political landscape has indeed transformed a few times over, but …

How to create “orange and teal“ and many other looks using only two adjustment layers

The “orange and teal” look is quite a popular style of color grading, both in movies and photography. In this video, Denny Tang will show you how to …

How to Add Color to a Grey Background in Photoshop

Adding color to an otherwise boring grey background in Adobe Photoshop isn't terribly complicated. In this short video tutorial, I'll show you how to …

Portrait of an American great

“I hate to be photographed. I can’t stand to be pinned in front of a camera. I do that to people, I don’t like it done to me,” photographer Robert …

Film Festivals

The Winners Of 2017’s Sony World Photography Contest

The Sony World Photography Awards bring us the most awe-inspiring photos from around the globe every year, and 2017's freshly announced winners are …

Photography

33 Shades of Green: Photos that Explore the Power of Color

Yup, it’s St. Patrick’s Day once again—and we’ve put together some visual inspiration to get you in the spirit. Green is known as the color of luck …

Street Photography

How to Blend Exposures in Photoshop

When presented with an ethereal sunset or sunrise we tend to get lost in the myriad of camera settings and options. By the time we figure out what …

Make simple and cheap DIY smoke for photos and videos

There are several ways of creating smoke for your photos and videos. Caleb Pike from DSLR Video Shooter will show you how to make an awesome smoke …

Learn the “Laws of Light” with This Fascinating Tutorial from Studio Pro J.P. Morgan (VIDEO)

Commercial photographer J.P. Morgan has over two decades of studio experience, as well as a knack for helping others shoot like a pro. In the video …

How to Enable Nikon’s One-Click Zoom Feature

One of the key features that many high-end Nikon DSLRs hide in their menu system, is the ability to instantly zoom into an image at 100% zoom, or 1:1 …

Street dreams: surreal digital collages – in pictures

Spanish artist and graphic designer Nacho Ormaechea uses digital collages to imagine the stories of the people he comes across on the street, from the London Underground to a farmers’ market in Marseille. In his project Street Memories, he fills in their silhouettes with images that he feels …

This In-Depth Video Tutorial Reveals 10 Photoshop Tricks That You’ll Wish You Had Known Before

Image-editing impresario Nathaniel Dodson of Tutvid is our go-to source of in-depth Photoshop and Lightroom tutorials that are guaranteed to make a …

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