Stevemccurry

Travel Photography Tips & Techniques

June 19, 2017 | Text & Photography By Mark Edward Harris<p>Travel photography tips for documenting places and cultures<p>June 12, 2017 | Text & Photography …

Photography

The 10 most beautiful destinations on Earth – by the world's greatest photographers

Billions of pictures swirl around the world every minute of every day. It takes patience, skill and experience, as well as a creative mind and a good eye, to take incredible photos that stand out from the digital maelstrom and make people stop and look. It helps the odds, of course, if you place …

List-Worthy

Candid Cuba

Traveling from Berlin to Havana, Jo Fischer planned on photographing the gay and transsexual scene but the photos that he shot during his time there …

Street Photography

Photography Is Something Like Wrapping A Gift

Article By: Prashanth Swaminathan<p>Filmmaking is presenting truth with the filmmaker’s view about the truth. Photography laid the foundation for this …

Street Photography

Afghanistan, through Steve McCurry’s lens

Steve McCurry was born in Philadelphia, PA, and has been one of the most iconic voices in contemporary photography for more than forty years, with …

Photojournalism

Leaves – Photography Series By Indian Photographer NS Hrishikesh

Capturing leaves was quite a random thought.<p>I studied in a college which is filled with, I was always fascinated by leaves. The shape, symmetry, …

Photography

This Week in Gear

<i>Good morning, and welcome to the latest edition of This Week in Gear — your single-shot serving of an entire week’s worth of the best new gear pulled</i> …

Shopping

Photo of the week: Shooting portraits of the Himba people in Namibia

My photography heroes are Steve McCurry, Sebastiao Salgado, Jimmy Nelson and Joey L for his work in Africa, India and Syria. Their work has always …

Photography

AD Classics: Al Shaheed Monument / Saman Kamal

It is difficult to imagine how the serene curves of the Al Shaheed Monument, reflected in a glimmering lake in the ancient city of Baghdad, could …

Saddam Hussein

Afghanistan, in all its colourful, tragic beauty

Steve McCurry’s famous portrait of an Afghan refugee urged us to let go of our preconceptions – something he continues to do to this day<p>When we think …

Afghanistan

Today in Gear: August 9, 2017

• <b>HE’S BACK:</b> David Letterman is coming out of retirement to star in a new Netflix series. The show, which will debut next year, will apparently …

Shopping

Steve McCurry's Afghanistan – in pictures

Afghanistan,published by Taschen later this month, is a retrospective portfolio of the Magnum photographer Steve McCurry’s most striking images of the country, from 1979 to 2016

Photojournalism

Sirsendu Gayen – This Chemistry Professor Inspires Us With A Great Vision For Photography

Love his words and very inspirational thoughts on the aspects of photography. Meet Sirsendu Gayen from Kolkata, India, a chemistry professor by …

Photography

19 travel photography books that will change the way you see the world

Looking at the world through somebody else's lens can take you on a journey right from your own home. The universe is a big place and the only true way to see it all is by pictures. From the streets of New York to Paris, France, the stunning pages in these books were all captured by world-class …

Books

Photography Today at National Geographic

National GeographicA senior photo editor reveals what it takes to land an assignment for the iconic magazine—passion, dedication, research, a sense of history, an eye for poetry, and more.<i>For over 15 years, Molly Roberts worked as a photo editor, and eventually as the chief photography editor, at</i> …

Street Photography

Photography things to do this weekend: July 28-30th

Looking for photography things-to-do this weekend? Each week, we’ll be picking out some exhibitions and events that are ideal for photographers and …

Photography

The Stories behind the 10 Most Iconic Photos from Magnum’s 70-Year History

In 1947, four legendary photographers—Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, George Rodger, and David “Chim” Seymour—founded Magnum Photos.In the 70 …

Photojournalism

This Instagram Star Faked Her Travel Photos, But Why Are People So Mad?

These days, word of mouth is no longer the driving force of the tourism industry. All it takes for a hotel, restaurant, or attraction to blow up is one good photo: A meticulously-composed Instagram shot that elicits wanderlust, hunger, or an all-important tap on the bookmark button, indicating the …

Taj Mahal

Fortaleza Photography Museum / Marcus Novais Arquitetura

<i>From the architect.</i> The challenge of designing a new home for one of the largest collections of photography in Brazil, until then kept away from …

Architecture

Legends of the lens: The best iconic Nikon photos

<b>With 100 years of Nikon fast approaching, we've taken the opportunity to look back at some of the astounding work that has been captured on the</b> …

Photography

20 Photographers Who Are Changing The World Through Social Media

These photographers have dedicated themselves to their craft and have produced the results to prove it. Each photographer among this list represents …

Photography

Yasser Alaa Mobarak: Not Your Typical Street Photographer

<i>All images by Yasser Alaa Mobarak. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Yasser Alaa Mobarak is a 24-year-old, award-winning Egyptian photographer based …

Photography

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

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 …

Tiananmen Square

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 …

Digital 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> …

in order to

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