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Gorgeous Female Portrait Photography by Selina Tong

Marvelous female portraits by Selina Tong, a talented self-taught photographer, and retoucher who was born in Shanghai, China and moved to Sydney, …

Photography

Why the Best Portrait Photographers Have Great Empathy Skills

To be a good portrait photographer, you of course need to have solid lighting and shooting skills, but that's not all of it. Being a great …

portraitphotographers

The Story Behind the Image: A Train Depot Becomes the Perfect Spot for an Intense Portrait

Aspiring model Bryan Stacks (Instagram: @bryan.stacks) had previously worked with photographer Natasha Rawls, so when he suggested doing another …

Train Stations

Here’s How to Do Full Body Retouching of Swimsuit Photos Using Photoshop (Video Tutorial)

How does swimwear photographer Anita Sadowska do it? That’s the question we ask again and again while checking out her jaw-dropping swimsuit …

Tutorials

Scammers Are Pretending to be Known Photographers in Instant Messages

Scammers have been known to pose as famous photographers in emails offering jobs that are actually 419 (AKA Nigerian Prince) scams. But some scammers …

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This photo of people taking photos haunts me

We’re increasingly living our lives through, not just with, our phones<p>A music festival took place in London’s Finsbury Park this weekend, and the organizers, perhaps confusing me for a writer for <i>Verge Magazine</i>, sent me photos from the event. One of those images has stuck with me, haunted me, since …

Rae Sremmurd

Shooting in direct sunlight? Here are some ways to create shade

It’s summer and the days are long and sunny. If you shoot portraits outdoors, the harsh midday sun may mess up with your plans. You can embrace it …

Photography

Five Quick Tips to Improve Your Portraits of People

Are you in a creative rut in photography and need inspiration on how to improve your images, particularly your portraits of people? This video offers …

Photography

Outstanding Portraits and Self-Portraits with Laura Zalenga

Between delicate fiction, dramatic surrealism and visual poetry, German-based artist Laura Zalenga’s photographs dissect human emotions with …

Art

Quickly Create a Double Exposure in Photoshop

The art of creating a double exposure has become increasingly popular recently. Here is a quick tutorial on a simple way to create a double exposure …

Tutorials

Photographers Show Budget-Friendly Studio Lighting Setups

Detroit-based fashion and lifestyle photographer Jessica Kobeissi typically shoots exclusively with natural light, but in her latest video she …

Photography

Famous NBA Player Steph Curry Names New Son Canon, Yes, Just Like the Famous Camera Company

In the department of slow July 4th week photography news, NBA superstar Steph Curry has named his new son Canon. Yes, it’s spelled just like the …

Basketball

How to Shoot Awesome Long Exposure Photos at Night: 6 Tips from Serge Ramelli

Long exposure photography, when done right, can produce some stunning images. Even better is long exposure photography at night, which can transform …

Landscape Photography

Court Rules Copying Photos Found on Internet is Fair Use

A Virginia federal court has made a decision that photographers won’t be happy to hear: the court ruled that finding a photo on the Internet and then …

Film Festivals

Breathtaking wonders from the winners of the Travel Photographer of the Year Awards

The impressive contest spans three categories: Nature, Cities and People, with three overall winners chosen from more than 13,000 entries. As well as …

Northern Italy

How to Shoot Photos of Flying Food

Want to learn how to create a “flying food” photo without actually making food travel through the air? Food photographer Skyler Burt of We Eat …

Photography Tutorials

42 Amazing Colorized Pictures That Show Everyday Life of Japan in the 19th Century

Felice Beato (1832-1909) was an Italian–British photographer. He was one of the first people to take photographs in East Asia and one of the first …

Photography

Stunning Moody Adventure Photography by Fabian Huebner

Spectacular travel landscapes by Fabian Huebner, talented self-taught photographer, retoucher and adventurer who was born and raised in the fairy …

Photography

Lifestyle Female Portrait Photography by Christian Luna Manso

Fabulous street style portraits by <b>Christian Luna Manso</b>, a self-taught photographer, retoucher and artist based in Carolina, San Juan, Puerto Rico. …

Photography

Decisive Moments: Why One Million Instagram Fans Follow Jason Peterson’s Black-and-White Photography

Not always, but often enough, Jason Peterson’s photography is a waiting game. Until it isn’t.<p>First comes recognition of the graphic strength of the …

Photography

Celebrated royal photographer who took portraits of the Queen struggled because he ‘didn’t consider her to be photogenic’

• <b>Society photographer Cecil Beaton took pictures of the Queen for four decades</b>• <b><br>Beaton, who died aged 76, in 1980, handed his diaries to journalist Hugo</b> …

Family

The MagMod Magbox is a Fresh New Take On The Softbox

<i>MagMod is looking to change up the lighting game with the MagMod MagBox</i><p>People don’t like change, and often times things that could be done better or …

Photography

The Best Cameras for Color Reproduction, Ranked

When it comes to reproducing colors, not all cameras are created equal. If you’re interested in discovering which camera does the best job …

Cameras

This Simple Posing Trick Makes People Instantly Look Thinner

Photographer Niels Kemp recently asked wedding photographer and Nikon ambassador Brett Florens for his best piece of advice for beginning …

Photography

Adobe's new AI can identify altered images

Recent announcements from Adobe have suggested that future updates to digital tools such as Photoshop will give users an unprecedented ability to …

Artificial Intelligence

The Beauty of Spontaneity in Michael Oliver’s Photography

Michael Oliver is a young artist who studied photography at Saint Petersburg College in Florida. Rather focused on portrait and self portrait, the …

Photography

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide

The Science of Color Contrast — An Expert Designer’s Guide<p>Understanding the complexity of color contrast for better design and accessibility<p>This …

Visual Design

Phenomenal Fashion and Beauty Photography by Desiree Mattsson

<b>Desiree Mattsson</b> is a gifted photographer, retoucher and artist from Oslo, Norway who currently lives and works in London, England. Desiree focuses …

Photography

The Rule of Doubles: A Modern Version of the Reciprocal Rule for Getting Sharp Photos

We all like to keep our ISO as low as possible to get high-quality shots, but that often means lowering the shutter speed to the point where we're …

Shutter Speed