Teresa Moran

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9 Reasons You Look Awful in Photos… And How to Fix Them

Want to improve the way you look in portraits, or improve the portraits that you shoot? Here are 9 common reasons people look awful in portraits and …

Lightroom to Social Media - A look at the Export Options

You may spend hours of your valuable time working on images in Lightroom, but for what? In order to grow as a photographer, people need to see your …

Wedding Ideas

It’s a big day so no matter what you do there will be some stress (it’s just human nature), but you can cut it down significantly if you follow this …

Nat Geo Staff Picks: America’s Best Beach Towns

Is there a magic formula for the perfect beach town? No, but America could offer up more than a few candidates if they were doling out the title.<p><b>Here are just a few of them, recommended by Nat Geo Travel staffers:</b><p><b>Cannon Beach, Oregon:</b> “At only an hour-and-a-half drive away, Cannon Beach was an easy …

The Murmurations of Starlings

When starlings flock together, wheeling and darting through the sky in tight, fluid formations, we call it a murmuration. These murmurations can range from small groups of a few hundred starlings in a small ball, to undulating seas of millions of birds, blocking out the sun. I thought today would …

“My goal is to make images that are familiar and dreamlike, evocative of an almost unreachable memory.”–Vanessa Marsh 

<i>“My goal is to make images that are familiar and dreamlike, evocative of an almost unreachable memory.”–Vanessa Marsh</i><p>In photography, as in all forms of art, one must travel their own path. Seeing the work of Vanessa Marsh for the first time, I immediately sensed that this young, Oakland-based artist was following a particular vision. It’s refreshing to see images that ask us to slow down, look and ponder what we see.<p>Her work, which combines a variety of techniques including drawing, sculpture …

Awesome Landscape Photography Depicting Nature from Serene Pastoral Images to Violent Volcanic Eruptions

Miles Morgan has been creating quite a stir lately with his daring escapades photographing lava from perilously close range. While most of us would …

Landscape Photography

Unlocking The True Power Of Photography And Its Ability To Radically Change Lives

Does photography have the power to radically change and improve lives? Brooke Shaden, one of the most successful contemporary fine art photographers …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

Apps

Bad Engagement Photos Blog Shares the Most Cringeworthy of Engagement Pics

Once you’ve gotten to a certain level of proficiency as a photographer, it’s easy to forget how rough things looked when you first started out. Of …

Pics.io rolls out an online RAW converter

Ever wanted the ability to convert RAW photos on the run? Thanks to the power of the browser, this is now a possibility.<p><b>Ever wanted the ability to</b> …

National Geographic Travel

Message in a bottle found 54 years later in Arctic

A message in a bottle, buried 54 years ago under a rock cairn in a remote Arctic valley on Canada’s northernmost island, could well be the last written words from a promising young glaciologist and explorer from Pasadena.<p>The words from Paul T. Walker, penciled on July 10, 1959, were a simple …

Black & White Photography Techniques

Black and white photography is a rewarding and challenging field of artistic photography. Even people who don’t care about photography can find …

Landscape Photography

Big sky country: East Anglia's traditional farms – in pictures

With its vast horizons and acres of reed and fen, East Anglia is home to a vanishing community of farmers. Jon McGregor looks at the lost, sunlit world caught in Justin Partyka's photographs

Guardian Camera Club: Martin perry's portfolio

A review of Martin Perry's portfolio

The Observer's 20 photographs of the week

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

RMS Mauretania - a picture from the past

RMS Mauretania was built in 1906 by Swan Hunter and Wigham Richardson Ltd at Wallsend, Newcastle upon Tyne. Designed by Cunard naval architect, Leonard Peskett, she was the largest liner in the world at 32,000 gross tons. On 16 November 1907, she embarked on her maiden voyage from Liverpool to New …

Creating a Black and White High Contrast Portrait Edit in Lightroom

Introduction The Following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Preset System v5 and accompanying workshop from the Lightroom Workshop …

How to Take Better Pictures for Beginner Photographers

Photography can be a fun and exciting activity for all who have a passionate interest in learning some of the fundamentals of the use of their …

Cameras

How to Optimize Photos for Search Engines

Optimize photos for search engines and take a vital step toward directing traffic to your blog or website

The cult of manipulation: photography at the fringes of reality

This year's Paris Photo exhibition is a hive of altered imagery, from a tank of swimming rabbits to apocalyptic visions of society. Jonny Weeks explores these manufactured worlds<p>In an unusual 15th century Renaissance painting titled The Healing of Deacon Justinian by Fra Angelico, a miraculous tale …

Nightscapes: Photographing the City at Night

The idea of taking photographs at night can be counterintuitive to the novice photographer. After all, photography is an art, a craft, a technology …

42 Great Photos and Photography Links from the Last 7 Days

As another terrific week in the world of photography passes us by, Toad Hollow Photography has been focused on finding links to the best tutorials, …

Top five nerve-shredding road trips in Costa Rica

Renting a car in Costa Rica is costly and can even be dangerous if you're not prepared for what's to come. It’s also ridiculously good fun. Some of the most interesting, little-explored destinations are only accessible by car, and for the adventurous traveler, there’s simply no substitute for the …

Central America

You might be surprised by the origin of these 42 idioms

I’ve always had a soft spot for making up the etymology and history behind certain phrases. Sadly, the rise of Google and its accessibility during …

The Best Independent Resorts

Not every great small resort gets eaten up by corporations. Montana’s Bridger Bowlhas been a nonprofit since it opened in 1955. This winter it will complete a $4.1 million lift upgrade, but you should still aim for the Ridge. Vermont’s Mad River Glen (cooperatively owned since 1995) offers the East …

Skiing

Incredible Photos of Jellyfish Captured Against the Sky

Alexander Semenov has built quite a reputation for his photographs of undersea wildlife. Recently, he created another underwater series depicting …

Articles about 8 great modern interiors japan on Dwell.com - Dwell

Sweeping up is a crummy job, but someone’s got to do it. Luckily, these eight vacuum cleaners are here to help you eliminate even...<p>These modern gems are slated for demolition, in need of repair, or the subject of fundraising campaigns.<p>For book enthusiasts who are up to their eyeballs in books, …

Pacific Ocean

Winners of the International Fine Art Photography Competition 2013

Ready to see a selection of today's best fine art photography? The International Fine Art Photography Competition (Grand Prix de la Dcouverte) has just announced its 2013 winners. Each year, the competition invites emerging and mid-career photographers from around the world to enter their finest …

Art Photography