No right clicks allowed!

Tag : Artist

You may be a photographer, but are you an artist?

DIYPhotography You may be a photographer, but are you an artist? http://bit.ly/24xqDxA You may be a photographer, but are you an artist? You may be a photographer, but are you an artist? That is the question rhetorically asked in COOPH’s latest video wherein world-renowned artist Roger Ballen shares seven thoughts on the matter. The video itself comes in at just under three minutes and has an eerie, almost circus feel to it. Visuals aside though, the insights provided by Ballen […]

Making Artist Portraits of Therukoothu: A 2,000-Year-Old Indian Folk Art Dance

Fstoppers Go behind the scenes of these incredible portraits. Making Artist Portraits of Therukoothu: A 2,000-Year-Old Indian Folk Art Dance Therukoothu is an ancient folk dance art form, almost 2,000 years old, which originated in South India. Documenting Koothu has always been my dream, and there are so many aspects to it. I wanted to start with the artist, the one who carries the soul of this art. Read More at Fstoppers

You Are a Photographer, But Are You Also an Artist?

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Are you an artist? You Are a Photographer, But Are You Also an Artist? You may be a photographer, but are you an artist? That’s the question COOPH and world-renowned artist Roger Ballen urge you to ask yourself in this inspiring, challenging, and thought-provoking video. Ballen’s unique style has been called everything from disturbing, chilling, terrifying, even psycho… Read More at Picture Correct

Behind The Most Iconic Portrait of Rap Artist Tupac Shakur

Fstoppers Go behind the scenes of this iconic portrait. Behind The Most Iconic Portrait of Rap Artist Tupac Shakur If you had an opportunity to photograph anyone who has ever lived, who would that person be? Photographer, Danny Clinch has photographed some of the music industry’s biggest names, including iconic rap artist, Tupac Shakur. Read More at Fstoppers

Artist Improves His Typical Photos of Typical Places… with Monsters

PetaPixel Want less boring photos? Just add monsters! Artist Improves His Typical Photos of Typical Places… with Monsters Be honest: you’d do it too if you could. Artist Jasper St Aubyn West, better known as Tail Jar, recently embarked on a sketch challenge, transforming his ” Read More at PetaPixel

Are You a Photographer or an Artist? Provocative Video Asks the Question

Shutterbug Magazine So, which one are you? Check out the video and let us know what you think in the comments. Are You a Photographer or an Artist? Provocative Video Asks the Question Photographer and videographer Roger Ballen’s work is dark, surreal, and downright creepy. And there are many people out there who would consider it art. But what about your work? Are you a photographer or an artist? Read More at Shutterbug.com

The artist combines matte painting, collages and photography to create composites with reality of their own

DIYPhotography Suzanne Moxhay combines matte painting, collage, photography and digital manipulation – and creates magical artwork. The artist combines matte painting, collages and photography to create composites with reality of their own What do you get when you combine matte painting, cutout fragments of old photos and magazine pictures, photography and digital manipulation? British artist Suzanne Moxhay brings these techniques together to create complex, surrealistic, and captivating artwork. Suzanne … Read More at DIY Photography

Artist combines hundreds of photos to create dream-like Flying Houses

DIYPhotography Straight from a dream… Artist combines hundreds of photos to create dream-like Flying Houses Photomontages belong to photography on the one hand, but on the other – this technique is art on its own. French artist Laurent Chéhère has created a series that’s a real example of this. His composites are created from photos, but with the reality of their own. Laurent’s series Flying Houses depic… Read More at DIY Photography

Artist Shames Disrespectful Holocaust Memorial Tourists Using Photoshop

PetaPixel Artist Shames Disrespectful Holocaust Memorial Tourists Using Photoshop Holocaust memorials are somber places designed to honor the memories of the millions who lost their lives in the genocide, but tourists at the memories can Read More at PetaPixel

How Much Photoshop is Too Much Photoshop? Explore the Skillful Work of Artist Max Asabin

Shutterbug Magazine Yea or nay? Tell us what you think. How Much Photoshop is Too Much Photoshop? Explore the Skillful Work of Artist Max Asabin We don’t subscribe to the notion of some so-called purists that “Photoshop” is a dirty word. After all, some of the best works of iconic film photographers owe their impact to a mastery of the darkroom. The images you see here from young Russian digital artist Max Asabin definitely push the envelope… Read More at […]

Do you appreciate your makeup artist enough?

DIYPhotography Do you appreciate your makeup artist enough? Do you appreciate your makeup artist enough? This week I got to do an amazing shoot with some of the best Fx makeup that I have been blessed to work with so far. How cool is this werewolf makeup by Nikoleta Tzani. And it got me thinking, how crucial makeup is not only on a shoot but to a photographer’s career. With my body of work, which a bi… Read More at […]

Today is the final day of the Magnum Live Lab artist residency in London! The …

Magnum Photos Today is the final day of the Magnum Live Lab artist residency in London! The resulting work will be on display in the Magnum Print Room until July 14: http://bit.ly/2pw9siK Read More at Magnum Photos

An Interview with Digital Artist Antti Karppinen

Fstoppers Check out our interview with this amazing digital artist! An Interview with Digital Artist Antti Karppinen Antti Karppinen is a digital artist, photographer, retoucher, and instructor from Finland with a unique eye for visual storytelling through photography. His work relies on traditional photography skills combined with an active imagination and complex Photoshop editing work to create fantastical imag… Read More at Fstoppers

The Artist Behind the Viewfinder: Emotional Photography Insight

PictureCorrect Photography Tips The Artist Behind the Viewfinder: Emotional Photography Insight Photography. When you picture a photographer, it’s always the camera that you see first, unlike when you’re asked to picture an artist or a great chef. Unfortunately, this is part and parcel of the game of photography, where most people think that a great photographer is made up of great equipment a… Read More at Picture Correct

A Visual Effects Artist Made This Epic Video to Sell His Old Car

PetaPixel How to sell an old car… if you’re a visual effects expert. A Visual Effects Artist Made This Epic Video to Sell His Old Car Israeli visual effects artist Eugene Romanovsky wanted to sell his old 1996 Suzuki Vitara SUV, so he created this out-of-this-world 2-minute video to adver Read More at PetaPixel

A Before and After Look at the Magic of a Photoshop Artist

PetaPixel Before and after Photoshop magic. A Before and After Look at the Magic of a Photoshop Artist Photographer and visual artist Antti Karppinen has been reimagining photos using Photoshop for over 23 years now. Here’s a before-and-after look at how Kar Read More at PetaPixel

This artist photographs surreal ‘landscapes’ from human skin and paint

Simple idea and wonderful results This artist photographs surreal ‘landscapes’ from human skin and paint “Beauty is everywhere.” This is how Russian-born artist Ruslan Khasanov describes the motto that drives his creative work. In his latest video, he found beauty in bodily landscapes. He turns human skin into landscapes using nothing but some paint and a macro lens. It feels like you’re watching satel… Link to the full Popular Photography Facebook post

Today marks 20 years since artist Roy Lichtenstein passed away on September 29, …

Today marks 20 years since artist Roy Lichtenstein passed away on September 29, 1997. PHOTO: Roy Lichtenstein with painting and dot template at his Southampton, NY studio. New York, USA. 1982. © Thomas Hoepker / Magnum Photos Link to the full Magnum Photos Facebook post

This artist creates unique pinhole cameras made of clay

Great skill and talent, vivid imagination and strong passion. All together gives some beautiful work. This artist creates unique pinhole cameras made of clay I’ve seen some stylish and unusual pinhole cameras over the years. But today, I stumbled upon the most unusual and gorgeous series of pinhole cameras so far. Steve Irvine is an artist passionate about photography and pottery. He has brought his two passions together, and he’s making pinhole cameras… Link to the full Popular Photography Facebook […]

The Artist Behind Some of the World’s Most Famous Images Isn’t A Photographer, It’s Top Backdrop Painter Sarah Oliphant

Have you used her backdrops? The Artist Behind Some of the World’s Most Famous Images Isn’t A Photographer, It’s Top Backdrop Painter Sarah Oliphant From Vanity Fair covers to designer fashion shows and theater stages, artist Sarah Oliphant has painted her way into the fabric of fashion by creating beautiful canvases worthy of framing on a scale large enough to become the industry’s leading backdrop painter. Oliphant Studio has been creating sce… Link to the full Fstoppers story

Vintage Cameras Recreated by a Paper Artist

The attention to detail is ridiculous. Vintage Cameras Recreated by a Paper Artist Korean artist Lee Ji-hee has recreated a selection of vintage cameras out of bright, colorful paper in some seriously advanced paper work. The paper versio Link to the full PetaPixel story

How One Artist Used Photoshop to Send Her Kids Back in Time to Meet Their Great Great Great Grandmother

Time travel is possible in 2017. How One Artist Used Photoshop to Send Her Kids Back in Time to Meet Their Great Great Great Grandmother When any talented individual with a dedicated set of skills finds themselves with a little free time it almost always results in something both creative and amazing. Some of the most interesting creations have come from artists and craftsman in their spare time. So it comes as no surprise that a suc… Link to the […]

This Artist Creates Dreamlike Portraits by Combining Multiple Photos

Photos plus imagination. This Artist Creates Dreamlike Portraits by Combining Multiple Photos Viktoria Solidarnyh is a Ukranian digital photo artist who creates surreal, dreamlike scenes by cutting out and combining elements from a large number of p Link to the full PetaPixel story

Artist Ben Grant Uses Hi-Res Satellite Images to Make Stunning “Aerial Porn” of the World from Above

Getting high on Earth. Artist Ben Grant Uses Hi-Res Satellite Images to Make Stunning “Aerial Porn” of the World from Above All photos courtesy of Ben Grant Artist Ben Grant became inspired by satellite imagery after learning of what’s known as the “overview effect”—a sensation astronauts experience when they look down from space and view Earth as a whole. It’s at that moment, Grant says, that astronauts “have the chance… Link to the full Shutterbug Magazine story