C. William Poland

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Instagram Photographers to Follow in All 50 States | TIME

From Maine to California and Florida to Alaska, more than 90 million Americans have joined Instagram since the photography site launched in 2010. …

The Art of the Portrait: My Journey to 100 Portraits in 100 Days

As a junior in high school in 1997, when I was deciding which path I wanted to go down, fine arts or photography, things were pretty simple. Did I …

Art Photography

One Woman Photoshopped by 18 Countries: Beauty Standards Revealed

Last year, journalist Esther Honig published a viral series of images showing how photo retouchers in 27 countries around the world “enhanced” a …

Inside The Camera Bag of… PetaPixel Features Editor Michael Archambault

They say to learn about a person you should look at their bookshelf to see what they read. Similarly, we believe that delving into a photographer’s …

Civilities: Why can you fly the rainbow flag but I can’t fly the Confederate flag?

By Steven Petrow<p>Steven Petrow<p>Writer and freelancer<p>Email Bio Follow<p><b>Dear Civilities: It sure seems</b> like hypocrisy to say we can’t fly the Rebel flag because it offends people, when you fly the gay flag, which certainly offends lots of people. Who gets to decide which flag is allowed to fly and which …

Confederate Flag

One Photographer's Perspective on Moving From Canon To Sony

The battle between was never that fierce and it seems that the action is not over yet. In the blue corner we have the heavy weight champions, Canon …

I Bought a Fake Nikon DSLR: My Experience with Gray Market Imports

So, the Nikon D7000 I bought, brand new in early 2014, is a fake. Unbeknownst to me until very recently, of course. Let’s start at the beginning — it …

Nikon

These incredible photos were all created with an iPhone

<b>Melissa Vincent, a native of Mississippi, takes pride in capturing the essence and spirit of her home state through her photography.</b><p>What makes her …

Photography

Chinese chemical blasts: 114 dead, 57 still missing

<b>Tianjin, China (CNN) —</b> Luo Shuhui's home was 700 meters from the chemical warehouse that exploded last week, hurling fireballs into the sky.<p>Now, Luo and other nearby residents are livid at the government and want it to pay for their homes.<p>"I just want an answer from the government," Luo said Sunday …