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City Lights: Capturing cities at their best

<b>Many cities look their best at night, but capturing them in all their glory takes preparation and persistence, says David Noton</b><p>There was a time in my …

Canon EOS 6D Mark II Review

Introduction<p>The Canon EOS 6D Mark II is the company's latest full-frame DSLR aimed at advanced amateurs and enthusiasts, and even professionals …

How to shoot amazing black-and-white photos on your iPhone

Often, our eye is drawn to something because of its color. But sometimes we’re attracted by a pattern, or perhaps color even detracts from an image (like a row of cars in front of a beatific white building). At those times, we should shoot black-and-white images, which emphasize pattern, texture …

The Red Light District in Amsterdam | Stuck in Customs

Amsterdam Highlight Video<p>Speaking of highlight videos, like the one yesterday, here’s one from our Amsterdam photo walk! 🙂<p>Daily Photo – The Red …

Don’t Make These 5 Novice Landscape Photography Mistakes: Shoot Like a Pro! (VIDEO)

Toma Bonciu is a Romanian landscape pro with a simple credo: “Photography is a craft and you should work on your skills all the time.” To help you do …

Landscape Photography

Add Motion and a 3D Effect to Landscape Photos with This Simple Photoshop Animation Trick (VIDEO)

Are you looking for a way to add a little pizzazz to landscape photos and bring them to life? The simple Photoshop technique in the video below will …

Tutorials

The U.S. Army Ban on DJI - What Is Really Going On?

According to an internal memo published by sUAS News, the U.S. Army is asking to terminate the use of all DJI products, including cameras and …

Farmacia Rellecati

Composition tips: simplification and negative space

Composition is about a whole lot more than the 'rule of thirds' or the 'golden spiral.' If you really want to understand what makes a photograph …

Downtown Road in Osaka | Stuck in Customs

3 Unexpected Things About Japan<p>Here’s some random videos I crammed together from Japan. If you like this sort of thing, let me know and I can do …

Best smartphone apps to help accelerate learning of photography and image manipulation techniques

<i>By Abhilash Pavuluri</i><p>If you’ve been reading our weekly photography series up till now, you’ll see that we’ve mostly concentrated on people who are …

Why It is Cooler Shooting With a Shittier Camera

RICOH GR II x ERIC KIM NECK STRAP by HAPTICPerson A: “Nice photo! What did you shoot it on?”<br>Person B: “I shot it on a very expensive camera.”<br>Person …

Street Photography

How to Replace the Sky in Any Photo in Photoshop: A 2-Minute Tutorial

Photographer Peter McKinnon made this 2-minute video tutorial on sky replacements. Watch it to learn how to quickly swap out the sky from one photo …

Adobe

The Top 10 Things I Wish I Had Known as a Beginner Photographer

Oh the road to becoming the best photographer you can be, you come across loads of useful information… and some not-so-useful information. Sometimes, …

Photography

5 Reasons to Pick a PC Over a MacBook in 2017 for Photo and Video Editing

Photographer and Sony Imaging Ambassador Manny Ortiz made this 6.5-minute video sharing the top 5 reasons he chose a Dell XPS 15 laptop over a …

Landscape Photography is Not So Bad: You Will Not Fail

The largest single landscape print I have made to date is a ten-foot-wide panorama of the Painted Rock at Fort Irwin. Titled <i>A Thousand Words Fall</i> …

A Camera Filmed a Tree for a Year—Here's What It Saw

Nature

Seven of the world’s riskiest roads

In many cases, these routes are less travelled for a reason: they feature terrifying drop-offs, unpredictable mudslides and a complete lack of concrete paving. Yet people still go.<p>As Robert Frost knew well, the road less travelled is often the more interesting choice – at least when it comes to …

Road Trips

One Night in Bruges - How I Shot One of My Best Selling Stock Photographs

The best laid plans of mice and men as they say. As photographers we often plan the hell out of shoots only to find our plans lie in ruin when we …

Stare at These Psychedelic Abstractions, and Tell Us What You See

Outsider artist Eric Howard's flashy paintings are naturally unnatural.<p>Psychedelic doesn't even begin to describe the hallucinatory concoctions of artist Eric Howard. Working in illustration and an array of different styles of painting, Howard's works obey no discernible laws of nature or any art …

Artists

Kiss the Crown! Basquiat Dethroned These 5 American Artists With His $110.5M Record

Analysis<p>The upstart dethroned canonical figures in the history of American art.<p>,<p>Jean-Michel Basquiat, the legendary New York graffiti …

10 Great Budget Lens Options For Street Photography

Street photography is a popular past time for photographers of all shapes and sizes thanks to it being something you can just grab your camera and go …

Street Photography

The Return of the Iconic Rangefinder Camera

Back in the 1920S, fleet-footed photojournalists were casting aside their bulky, sheet film-shooting Speed Graphics in favor of the new pocket-sized …

Cameras

Intimate Portraits Capture Women in Moments of Solitude

Inspired by paintings by Vermeer, Maria Marrone explores beauty through portraits of everyday muses.<p>A young woman lays in repose on a sateen draped sofa in her Bronx living room, unaware of photographer and filmmaker Maria Marrone exploring her relaxed composition. Marrone desires to photograph …

Art

How to photograph your dog like a pro

<b>Capturing a dog’s true character requires teamwork, accurate focusing and a good supply of squeaky toys, says Andy Biggar. Here's how to photograph</b> …

Mandrill Family II

Lamps In Cairo Bazaar

Astrophotographer writes open letter to Sony over 'Star Eater' NR

Astrophotographer Ian Norman from website Lonely Speck has written an open letter to Sony over its use of spacial filtering that can obliterate small …

Cameras