Mervyn Chan

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These 6 Essential Composition Skills Can Turn You Into a Really Good Photographer

Composition isn't just about knowing where to place elements in a frame. It isn't just about finding lines that lead to your subjects, or identifying …

Landscape Photography

Polish Mother Of Two Takes Beautiful Pictures Of Kids Spending Their Summer In The Countryside

The series is inspired by my own childhood, when I used to visit my grandmother in the summer and spend my school vacations in the countryside. These …

Photography

The 100 Most Influential Cameras in History

Another great infographic poster from the team at Pop Chart Lab! A Visual Compendium of Cameras lines up the 100 most influential cameras in history …

29 Powerful Tools for a Social Media Marketer

A Productive Day in the Life of a Social Media Marketer from Razor Social is a great use of an infographic design within a larger content strategy …

Hand Drawn Rotoscoping Gifs and Other Animation Experiments by Matthias Brown | Colossal

<p>I recently stumbled onto the Tumblr of animator Matthias Brown who shares his numerous experiments with rotoscoping and other animation techniques …

Haunting Photographic Illustrations of the Brothers Grimm

Growing up with a big woodland behind his home, Kilian Schoenberger has always been interested in mysterious landscapes and their secret places. The German photographer has now utilized the moody landscape and old stories of his childhood homeland to create a series of photographic illustrations …

Photography

The 10 best tattoos

The most talked about examples of celebrity body art, from Cheryl's roses to Tupac's acronym<p>Who else should have made the list? Have your say in the comments, or add a photo of your own inking via GuardianWitness, and your contribution could be featured in our alternative readers' 10 best next week

Photog Creates Beautiful Fantasy Worlds in Her Tiny Studio Without Any Photoshop

Some of the most extraordinary photography we’ve run across was created by folks who use little to no Photoshop while capturing incredible photos …

6 Ways to Reduce Blown Out Highlights in Your Outdoor Photography

Shooting outdoors means dealing with challenging and changing lighting conditions which can sometimes lead to blown out highlights in your images. …

Landscape Photography

Endless Creativity is Possible in Portrait Photography: Here are 11 Examples Full of Life

<b>Portrait photography</b> or <b>portraiture</b> is photography of a person or group of people that displays the expression, personality, and mood of the subject. …

Photography

Long Exposure Photography and the Square Format

The rise in popularity of digital cameras over the past decade has coincided with the emergence of a new genre of photography – long exposure …

Photography

Insider Look at the Work of Famous Street Photographers: New Documentary

A new documentary by ALLDAYEVERYDAY Films will offer an insider glimpse at the work of some of the most prominent street photographers of past and …

Street and Nature Photography – An interview with Erik Witsoe

Do you have any formal training in photography?<p>Not formally, no. Although I am trained as an artist and have spent much of my life developing those …

Street Photography

15 Images Of What Morning Looks Like Around The World

Rise and shine. There’s a whole new way to start your day. Wake up and watch New Day on CNN for all the latest news stories. Weekday Mornings 6-9am ET on CNN.

U.S. Army

15 Secret Doors Disguised as Bookshelves That You Can Add to Your Home (list)

The coolest houses are the ones that have secret doors that lead to other mysterious places (or just even the next room over). We’ve compiled some of …

‘Seattle’, a stunning print/love letter by Rick Murphy - The Fox Is Black

Falling in love with the city you live in is a beautiful thing. Being able to express that love through art is one of the most beautiful gestures of …

6 Tips for Mastering Bokeh

Bokeh. There’s that word again. It’s one of the most obsessed-over words in photography, from how to pronounce it to how to “make it.” It often seems …

Little District – B/W Street Photography by Jens Franke

German photographer Jens Franke has a passion for street photography and reportage, which is especially clear in his series called Little District. …

Street Photography

Which One? Olympus OMD EM5 or EP5

Today, Olympus is announcing their EP5 Micro Four Thirds camera. It is now the top tier of the Pen family of cameras under the Olympus brand and in …