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9 Tips for Capturing Emotion in Your Portraits

I love photographing people and I usually do so out on location. I am not one for studio portraits – it’s just not my style (nothing wrong with it …

Street Photography

6 Ways to Improve your Photography Portfolio: The Goldilocks Principle

I call it the Goldilocks Principle in editing. Of course, you remember the story of Goldilocks. The little girl...The post 6 Ways to Improve your …

Photography

This is how to get more followers on Instagram according to someone with more than 100K of them

A few scrolls throw the flawless, pink dragon fruit lattes, thriving green house plants and intricate rainbow-coloured poké bowls that make up …

Instagram

Essential Coffee Table Books for the Aspiring World Traveler

True adventure takes a willingness for discomfort few of us have in stock. These coffee table books, however, offer voyages without the long-haul …

Shopping

Magnum Photos square print sale: Get closer to a piece of photographic history

"If your pictures aren't good enough, you're not close enough," Robert Capa once said. And he should know – he was described by The Picture Post as …

Street Photography

Natural light photography when travelling [13 lighting facts]

Light is the photographers’ raw ingredient, and in many ways it’s also the most important aspect of photography. Controlling the lighting in …

Portrait Photography

Photographers, these are some things you should never do

In this article, I discuss some of the different things that I’ve personally decided are bad ideas as an artist. Let’s dive in.<p><b>1.Steal Other</b> …

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10 Things You Should Never Do as a Photographer

In this article, I discuss some of the different things that I’ve personally decided are bad ideas as an artist. Let’s dive in.<p>1. Steal Other …

Photography

HONOR THY SELFIE

How to take better selfies:<p>I feel the best photo you can shoot is a selfie. Why? Because, you can do it whenever, you don’t have to depend on anyone …

Street Photography

Michiel de Lange: Picturesque Moments in the Street

<i>All images by Michiel de Lange. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Michiel de Lange has a body of imagery that’s absolutely fantastic in that his …

Street Photography

F**k Photojournalism: It’s Time for the Industry to Change Before It Dies

If you were to ask me whether or not I was surprised that there is another scandal in the photojournalism community, I would reply with a resounding …

Photojournalism

Ethical Photography, Where Do We Go From Here?

We’re seeing a lot of commentary triggered by the Souvid Datta episode, where he is accused of both photographing unethically, and of passing off …

Photography

“Empathy, optimism and lots of spare batteries”: Legendary photographers’ advice for a creative life

The online photography magazine Lensculture has published a short, free PDF guide chock full of advice for young photographers from the members of the prestigious photo agency Magnum.<p>Coming from a variety of disciplines, from fine art portraiture to gritty war photography, the Magnum roster is …

Photography

Contrastly

This article is the continuation of my previous article 6 Tips To Instantly Level Up Your Photography – which mostly contained technical tips to …

Photography

Dave Harrell: On Starting Out in Portrait Photography

<i>All images and words by Dave Harrell. Used with permission.</i><p>My name is Dave Harrell. I am a portrait photographer just beginning to make a regional …

Photography

ANTIPHOTOGRAPHY

ANTIPHOTOGRAPHY.<p>1. What is anti-photography?<p>In Bangkok for the 8×8 Street Photography Conference held by Monogram Asia, I saw my buddy @Oggsie …

Street Photography

Misery Is Photogenic

This article might raise a few eyebrows. I am just wondering: do we need the spectacularization of pain?<p>Film production company Duck Rabbit just …

Top 5 gadgets you need to own today

Top 5 gadgets you need to own today<p>If you’re thumbing through Steve McCurry’s Instagram and wondering why your #foodgasm shots just never come out …

Gear & Gadgets

Inside the New 7-Story Etnia Barcelona Flagship Space

Etnia Barcelona has just opened an impressive new flagship store in its hometown.<p>From the ground up, the space includes seven floors, culminating …

Lifestyle

These Incredible Photos Capture the Beauty of Asia

Freire BarnesArt & Design EditorUpdated: 21 April 2017<p>The American photographer Steve McCurry, who came to international attention for his striking …

Photography

I Love My Selfie: An Essay

<i>THIS IS AN EXCERPT from</i> I Love My Selfie<i>, a book-length essay with photographs by Adál Maldonado, out today from Duke University Press.</i>¤1.<br>FalsiesOf …

National Portrait Gallery

Thorge Berger – Interview With Fascinating Travel Photographer From Germany

He tells its fascination and enthusiasm, but I feel there is a lot more than that in this wonderful portfolio from Thorge Berger. Meet this …

Photography

How To Become a Professional Photographer Without Assisting: Sara Macel

After studying photography at New York University, Sara Macel worked as a studio manager for Bruce Davidson in the early 2000s. Looking at his images …

The ethics of Photojournalism

From time to time when I read about Street Photography, or during discussions with other photographers I get to hear that Street Photographers …

Street Photography

Couple Flies Small Helicopter Over the Atlantic to Record Melting Ice

The newly married pair was both awed and surprised by Greenland's calving glaciers.<p>Explorers See Greenland's Glaciers Like Never Before<p>“Usually if it's been done, I'm not too interested in it.”<p>That’s according to National Geographic explorer Eddie Kisfaludy, a marine biologist, pilot, and extreme …

Global Warming

Aipad Photography Show clicks with new venue

The annual Photography Show, presented by the Association of International Photography Art Dealers (Aipad), opened on 30 March (until 2 April 2) in a …

Art Galleries

The fading tribes of the Omo Valley

Trupal Pandya is an Indian photographer currently based in New York, USA. In this photojournalistic series People of the Omo Valley, Pandya …

Photography

31 of the Most Famous Photographers of All Time

<b><br>Ansel Adams [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons</b>Famous photographers is a topic that a lot of us agree on, but ask a group of photographers what …

Photojournalism

31 of the Most Famous Photographers of All Time

Famous photographers is a topic that a lot of us agree on, but ask a group of photographers what makes a photo great, and you’ll get plenty of …

Photography

Beyond the Bollywood dream

In Mark Bennington’s photo book on Mumbai’s acting world, grime and glamour get equal footage

India