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A Travel Photographer Gives Composition Tips For Snapping Pics Abroad

It’s not a new phenomenon for people to attempt to capture the essence of their trips on film. In the past, it was far too common to have to sit through an interminable slideshow of destination snaps taken by a neighbor or be handed a crinkly developer’s paper envelope thick with images capturing …

This Tearful Maui Proposal Was a Complete Surprise — Even to the Photographer!

While in Hawaii for a friend's wedding, Mike and Lara wanted to take advantage of the stunning scenery and book their own couple's session. As far as their photographer knew, the two would just be taking photos together for fun. But about five minutes into the photo shoot, Mike asked if he could do …

50 Photography Tips by ERIC KIM

• Camera in the hand, and don’t make any plans.<br>• Understand you need to make a lot of photos to get a few good ones.<br>• You don’t need to be in London or …

Street Photography

2017’s Best Street Photography, So Far

Street photographers are the nature photographers of the urban jungle. They are on the hunt for candid moments and perfect light in order to reveal …

Lighting Diagram Sketches That Reveal the Recipes Behind Photos

When photographer Paul Schlemmer started out in photography in his late teens, he spent the first four years studying the subject of light. As he …

Photography

Follow the “500 Rule” to Take the Best Pictures of the Night Sky

Night sky photography is a lot of fun, but it’s also challenging. Provided you have the right equipment, it mostly comes down to tweaking your camera …

6 Tips for Photographing Light

We can all appreciate the beauty of the unpredictable – and the weather mama earth chooses to bestow upon us with each day is exactly that – …

Street Photography on the Streets of London – An Interview with Craig Reilly

Welcome to our series of 100 interviews we are holding with photographers who use mirrorless cameras for their work! “Switching to a smaller and …

Street Photography

Beyond the Olympics: Brazil through David Alan Harvey's eyes – in pictures

David Alan Harvey’s shots of Rio and Bahia, taken over the course of a decade, look beyond the cliches of bikini babes, crime-ridden favelas and Christ the Redeemer

9 Tips For Travel Photography

Tip 01 With Christian Schaffer<p>Get Up Early<p>When the alarm goes off at 5:45am in my sleeping bag, it's not always easy to get up (especially when it's …

Landscape Photography

Afghanistan: The Color Awakens

Afghanistan, having passed more than three decades of war and suffered well over a million casualties, seems tentatively poised to start the difficult path towards stability. From a political, economical and social perspective, a measure of security and certainty is a must for the country's …

The Hijab as Power: Explorations in Northern Yemen

<i>"I love creating work that serves as a canvas for people to think and discuss the subject matter," says Yemeni-American photographer Yumna Al-Arashi, "I wouldn’t want to create it for any other reason."</i><p><i>Al-Arashi, whose work typically revolves around women, nature, human rights, and feminism, has</i> …

This Week in Popular

From jaw-dropping cliffside views to perfectly-lit faces shot at golden hour to a mind-bending monochrome street scene, the week ended off on a …

Breathtaking snaps from snowy scene of New York sunlit China taken from around the world - on an iPhone

Mobile phones have come a long way since the yuppie-friendly bricks of the 1980s - as these astonishing smartphone photographs show.<p>Every single …

Hail to the King of the 50’s. The Leica 50 Summicron f/2 APO.

Photogenic Light: Alternatives to Photographing Landscapes at Sunrise or Sunset

The digital era has ushered in an abundance of stunning landscape photographs that represent clouds ablaze with color at sunrise or sunset. Thanks to …

Photographer captures the bewitching, neon beauty of Tokyo on a dark rainy night

If you've never seen Tokyo at night, then Scottish graphic designer Liam Wong implores you to visit Japan immediately. Working in the video games …

20+ Unbelievable Photos Showing That Angle Is Everything

So many images are Photoshopped these days that it's hard to know what to believe anymore. But you don't need to be an editing wizard to mess with …

Quitting Your Day Job to Go Full-Time

The jump from hobbyist or part-time to full-time photographer can be a daunting experience. About three years ago, I took the plunge into full-time …

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PORTFOLIO

Get Outside! 11 Times the US National Parks Inspired Us

It’s a big year for the US National Park Service; today marks its 100th birthday! There are 407 parks that make up the NPS, which stretch across 84</i> …

National Parks

Up Close With the French Foreign Legion

A Japanese Legionnaire is waiting for instructions during his training. Nimes, France. Aug. 11, 2015.<br>Edouard Elias<p>1 of 22<p>Edouard Elias first embedded …

See Your Favorite Landmarks Completely Transformed With Just a Little Paper

A few months later, and McCor’s precision-sliced paper and sense of wanderlust have taken him all over the world, filling in the blanks of locations …

Las Vegas

Sean Bagshaw, Landscape Photographer and Educator

<i>I was introduced to Sean's work after doing some research on photography post processing techniques. His photographs had a depth and feeling to them</i> …

Street Photography

6 hour tour of Cairo

6 Hour Tour of Cairo by Chu EsekaHello everyone, my name is Chu known more as CEBlueclouds on NR. Been signed on NR since June 2012 and always …

This Week in Popular

From aerial views of seascapes to portraits taken during golden hour to a magical macro shot that blew our minds—the week ended off on a very strong …

Sleep Disorders

5 Ways to Improve Your Creativity in Street Photography

When I started photography nine years ago, I didn’t have a problem going out and finding inspiration. Everything was so new and, subsequently, there …

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