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The Power of a Photo Essay: The Battle We Didn't Choose

“A picture is worth 1000 words…” and while this cliche may be both tired and incredibly overused, there is still some truth and value to it. When you …

Photo Essays

#theLIST: Basic History: The Jean Jacket

Everyone from rock stars to style icons (and even Robert Redford) have embraced the denim jacket for decades. Not only the stuff of western wear, this casual classic is a staple of fashion girls everywhere—follow along on its laidback journey.<p>Everyone from rock stars to style icons (and even Robert …

The French Vintagologist




Just watching @BookThiefMovie love those vintage stuff #TheBookThief

Sobering Photos Look at Mothers and Children Living in Calcutta’s Red-Light District

Mumbai-born photographer Souvid Datta is a young man of 21 whose age puts him somewhere in between the subjects he’s been documenting in the infamous …

50 Christmas Breakfast & Brunch Ideas That Won't Totally Spoil Dinner


Awesome Links for Photographers to Browse Over a Coffee

Another terrific week in the field of photography has passed us by with some really gifted artists sharing their latest works and writing some …

Landscape Photography

The Magic of Soft Light

Soft light is beautiful. It is a gift from nature that helps you create interesting images using high quality light. You’ll find soft light in the …

Digital Photography

6 Portrait Lighting Patterns Every Photographer Should Know

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10 Tips for Creating Great Family Portraits

With my background being in classic style studio portraiture (aka “boring”), and 25 years experience photographing portraits and weddings, I have a …

Digital Photography

An Introduction to the Inverse Square Law

I don’t know about you, but I was never much of a math student. I needed a tutor in high school for both geometry and physics. I chose a double major …


Vogue Living