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Case Study: Why This Photograph "Works"

Today we are going to do something a little different. Lightstalking has many many great articles advising you about both composition and learning …

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Get Educated: Recommended Projects and Tutorials

As with most fields that are technology driven, in photography, if you don’t keep moving you’ll quickly find yourself dead in the water. This is why …

Elliott Erwitt Shares 12 Priceless Street Photography Tips

<i>“Photography is an art of observation – it’s about creating something extraordinary out of the ordinary. You choose a frame and then wait until the right time for something magical to come along and fill it. ” – Elliott Erwitt</i><p>Photographer Elliott Erwitt was recently commissioned by luxury single …

Street Photography

Flickr Group Pool Highlights - Week of February 23rd 2014

Contributing Photographers from top to bottom:<p><b>1. Katie Boekman</b> <b>2.</b> <b>Olivia Harmon</b> <b>3. Giulia Rossa Ferrini 4. Erko Ever</b> <b>5. Michel Nguie</b> <b>6. Mekael Dawson</b> <b>7. Adam Mark Brown 8. Clara Araujo 9. Michael Bold</b><p>Hop in on the fun and join our <b>group pool</b>! All artists welcome, not just photographers.

Parkour Photography: Adapting to Challenging Lighting Conditions

Parkour combines physical strength and artful movements to overcome obstacles, such as walls, stairs, and fences. Urban landscapes are playgrounds …

Fashion: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley - in pictures

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley is one of the world's most photographed women, modelling for everyone from Marks and Spencer to Burberry and Victoria's Secret. But she's also an ambitious businesswoman whose line of lingerie for M&S has become the bestselling in the firm's history. Oh, and she has an …

Make This $285 Necklace for Under $40!

When we came across this beauty by the folks at Iacoli & McAllister, we were totally inspired. The colors of the coated and uncoated brass and copper are so… us! If you’re up for a splurge, we would totally support spending $285 on this gorgeous necklace. Of course, we couldn’t resist creating our …

Awesome High-Speed Photos of Flowers Exploding

Martin Klimas is no stranger to capturing things as they’re in the process of being smashed to bits. You might remember his series of photos showing …

Proven Beginner Tips for Wedding Photography

So, you’ve bought your first DSLR camera. You’ve familiarized yourself with it and are just starting to get comfortable with taking quality shots, …

Stunning Macro Photos of Bees Courtesy of the US Geological Survey

Once in a while we stumble across a great archive of public domain or creative commons imagery that just blows us away. Sometimes it’s historical …

How to Use Lightroom 5

Apart from its popular photo editing features, Lightroom is a valuable organizational tool for photographers. When using Adobe’s Lightroom 5 for the …

3 Ways to Guarantee Good Exposures

There is no excuse for coming home from a photo shoot to discover that your images are over or under exposed. Your camera’s light meter will guide …

Step-by-Step Guide to Rock & Roll Photography

Rock and roll isn’t just about music; it’s about attitude. It’s four-lettered and raw, maybe unhinged, definitely primal, and, frankly, it doesn’t …

Check Out These Great Photographs and Photography Articles

Another week in the wide world of photography has passed us by, and once again Toad Hollow Photography has been busy searching for the links to the …

Top 10 Tips on How to Take a Great Photo

1) Start with a clear view. This first tip might sound very obvious, but it is key to make sure your camera lens is clean and if you are using a …

Guardian Camera Club: Paul Delaney's portfolio

A review of Paul Delaney's portfolio.<p><i>'Tunnel' is perfect in black & white, the form here is everything and the figure holds it just this side of abstraction. The bizarre cloud formation in 'Storm' combined with that primitive silhouette makes for a resonant image, it's genuinely striking. An ultra</i> …

Super-High Resolution Video of the Moon Rotating Created from LRO Pictures

Short and sweet, the video above is also impressive. Although it might seem banal enough — what’s so special about a video of the moon going through …

Time-Lapse Captures the Largest Maritime Salvage Operation in History

If you’ve turned on the news over the past couple of days, the name Costa Concordia probably came up a time or two. The massive 114,500-ton luxury …

8 Simple Ways to Improve Your Photography Skills Starting Today

“Practice makes perfect,” they say. It’s such a clichéd statement — most people probably roll their eyes when they hear it. Me too.<p>But guess what? …

The Rebel: Shoes, Clothing, and Accessories for Your Inner-Rockstar

Dress up your personality with edgy pieces inspired by the punk movement.<p>Dress up your personality with edgy pieces inspired by the rebel-punk movement.by Deanne KaczerskiThe Rebel | The Party Girl | The Tomboy | The Romantic | The Futurist | The Free Spirit

Understanding Exposure: An Introduction to Photography

Mastering photography is like playing a musical instrument. Anyone can make noise on a piano, but to really make music, it is important to read …

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