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New Gear: Zeiss Otus 1.4/85 Lens Takes Aim at High-End Portrait Photographers

Popular Photography If you’re a portrait photographer, make sure you don’t drool on your keyboard. New Gear: Zeiss Otus 1.4/85 Lens Takes Aim at High-End Portrait Photographers The second lens in the Otus series goes a little bit longer Read More at Popular Photography

Five Tips to Get Photographers Through Wedding Season

Fstoppers Take a deep breath. You’ll make it. Five Tips to Get Photographers Through Wedding Season Wedding season is in full swing in the UK. It can be a tiring and stressful time, so here are five tips to help you get through. Read More at Fstoppers

9.11.01: The Photographers’ Stories, Pt. 1—”Get Down Here. Now.”

Popular Photography Our friends at American Photo put together an incredible oral history by photographers of one of the worst days in American history. 9.11.01: The Photographers’ Stories, Pt. 1—”Get Down Here. Now.” Part one of our four-part expanded oral history of September 11, 2001, told by the photographers who documented it Read More at Popular Photography

Different Types Of Photographers As Seen Through The Eyes Of Models

DIYPhotography Different Types Of Photographers As Seen Through The Eyes Of Models Different Types Of Photographers As Seen Through The Eyes Of Models Photographers do have some reflection in them, so we know that we divide into groups and that models can teach us quite a bit. But what if we turn to models to define us. I am sure this would prove to be an interesting exercise showing at least some of our shortcomings. ModelsBeLike did just that as […]

COOPH Makes Awesome Clothing Made For Photographers

Popular Photography We want these photographer-specific clothes right now. COOPH Makes Awesome Clothing Made For Photographers Clothing for photographers that’s high on both style and functionality Read More at Popular Photography

Magnum photographers Alex Majoli and Paolo Pellegrin have formed an intimate por…

Magnum Photos Magnum photographers Alex Majoli and Paolo Pellegrin have formed an intimate portrait of Congolese culture through an immersive photographic installation. The exhibition first debuted at ParisPhoto last year and will be exhibited for the first time in Africa in Lagos, Nigeria. Visit the exhibit at Art Twenty One starting today. Follow the link for more info www.art21lagos.com/ (Congo, 2014. © Paolo Pellegrin/Magnum Photos) Read More at Magnum Photos

Can Photographers Still Make Money With Stock Photography?

Popular Photography Who is making money in the other stock market? Can Photographers Still Make Money With Stock Photography? Is there still money to be made in stock photography? Read More at Popular Photography

Reely and Truly is a Visual Poem for Photographers

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Reely and Truly is a Visual Poem for Photographers If you’re a lover of master photography, you’ll love this new film clip from director Tyrone Lebon. In a mere 30-minutes, Lebon manages to exquisitely intertwine intimate interviews with some of today’s most celebrated photographers. His film provides an exploration of the nature of the ‘reality’ of… Read More at Picture Correct

9 Tips for Aspiring Young Photographers

Digital Photography School If you are (or know) a young photographer – this article will help them improve their photography. 9 Tips for Aspiring Young Photographers Just getting started in photography? Or know someone that wants to get into it? Here are 9 tips for aspiring young photographers (of any age!). Read More at Digital Photography School

TriggerTrap’s LapseWorld Shows off 5 Major Cities Through the Eyes of Crowdsourced Time-Lapse Photographers

DIYPhotography TriggerTrap’s LapseWorld Shows off 5 Major Cities Through the Eyes of Crowdsourced Time-Lapse Photographers TriggerTrap’s LapseWorld Shows off 5 Major Cities Through the Eyes of Crowdsourced Time-Lapse Photographers Last month, TriggerTrap asked photographers in five cities around the world to come together to create ‘the most diverse time-lapse ever made.’ After a month of receiving, organizing and editing, TriggerTrap has shared the final results, LapseWorld. The cities TriggerTrap asked to go out and shoot were San Francisco, New York […]

Photographer’s 65-Year-Old Business Destroyed by Tornado

Fstoppers Very sad news. Photographer’s 65-Year-Old Business Destroyed by Tornado Sad news out of Iowa, as a photographer’s 65-year-old business was destroyed when a powerful tornado ripped through his town. Read More at Fstoppers

The 5 Most Annoying Kinds of Photographers

PictureCorrect Photography Tips The 5 Most Annoying Kinds of Photographers How often have you complained of being pestered by the Copy Cat or the Chatty Cathy or the Gear Nerd? These types of photographers and can make life a living hell for serious photographers. The video below is a light-hearted attempt at demonstrating five stereotypical (and annoying) types of photogr… Read More at Picture Correct

Atmosphere Aerosol is Instant Fog for Photographers

DIYPhotography Atmosphere Aerosol is Instant Fog for Photographers Atmosphere Aerosol is Instant Fog for Photographers Have you ever come across an image where the sun is perfectly casting its light down through the trees to illuminate a thick blanket of haze? What if you could somehow achieve that look without relying on mother nature to summon up a blanket of fog? Well, now you can with the help of a new product called Atmosphere Aerosol. Atmosphere Aerosol was created by […]

Up Close & Personal: #Intimacy defined by Magnum Photographers. Exclusive, sign…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: #Intimacy defined by Magnum Photographers. Exclusive, signed & estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (bit.ly/MAGNUMSquareRai). “My first child, a tender little boy of freshness and innocence, arrived on March 25, 1969. His grandfather was equally delighted and turned up the next morning. My father was holding his grandson’s tiny little fingers cushioned in his ancient textured hands. He was talking to him with all the excitement and joy as […]

Up Close & Personal: Intimacy Defined by Magnum Photographers. Signed Prints for…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: Intimacy Defined by Magnum Photographers. Signed Prints for $100 Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MAGNUMSquare-Intimacy). “When it comes to intimate photographs, I become wary of their deceitful character. A good photographer can make a so-called ‘intimate’ portrait or scene of people he or she has absolutely no personal or emotional connection with. Rather, the idea of intimacy finds itself in the projection of the viewers’ own emotions triggered by subtle recognizable details, gestures, […]

10 Comfort and Productivity Tips For Female Wedding Photographers

PictureCorrect Photography Tips 10 Comfort and Productivity Tips For Female Wedding Photographers As a woman, and as a photographer, there are many things you can do that men can’t. Compared to a man, a woman in a bride’s changing room, can make the bridal “getting ready” photos more comfortable and less stressful for the bride. Women photographers also offer a unique outlook and photographic ey… Read More at Picture Correct

See how Magnum photographers visually define #intimacy. Signed, estate-stamped …

Magnum Photos See how Magnum photographers visually define #intimacy. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MAGNUMSquare-Intimacy). “When I photograph a place, I return and return again; I drive the same roads, walk the same trails, eat the same food, sleep in the same rooms. Over time, everything becomes intimate and familiar: the smell of the air, the color of the dirt, the cut of a certain shadow, even the lines in someone’s hand. I […]

How do Magnum photographers define intimacy? View the most intimate photographs …

Magnum Photos How do Magnum photographers define intimacy? View the most intimate photographs from Magnum with signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MAGNUMSquare-Intimacy). “Some years ago I was tracing ageing storytellers in the Aegean islands. I came across this 90-year-old woman in Karpathos, one of the remotest and most pristine places in the country. She welcomed me into her modest abode with immense generosity and trust. Among her few belongings, there was this bird; […]

Thieves Steal 10 Years’ Worth of Photographer’s Work

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Thieves Steal 10 Years’ Worth of Photographer’s Work How would you handle losing a decade’s worth of your photography? Professional documentary photographer Jennifer Little is dealing with it gracefully, all things considered. Her house was burglarized in late September, leaving her only one large-format camera out of the nine she owned, and hardly an… Read More at Picture Correct

Up Close & Personal: See what happens when Magnum photographers go behind the le…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: See what happens when Magnum photographers go behind the lens to define #intimacy. Get signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MAGNUMSquare-Intimacy). “I always use the camera for more than taking pictures. I use it as an instrument to create intimacy and closeness in a poetic and direct way. In spite of photography’s seemingly concrete form, I try to expose layers in people that are not immediately visible, but […]

NASA Calls for ‘Social Media-Savvy’ Photographers to Take Pictures Inside World-Class Facility

Fstoppers Don’t miss your chance! NASA Calls for ‘Social Media-Savvy’ Photographers to Take Pictures Inside World-Class Facility NASA has announced plans to bring nine “social media-savvy” photographers together this August to take and share photos from inside the facility in which its latest rockets and spacecrafts are being constructed, in a scheme the agency is calling “Photo #NASASocial.” Read More at Fstoppers

#Intimacy defined by Magnum photographers. Signed & estate-stamped #MAGNUMSqua…

Magnum Photos #Intimacy defined by Magnum photographers. Signed & estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare prints for $100. Available only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumBEJ). “The girl playing alone beneath wedding lights in Mumbai’s Dharavi slum is not the closest or rawest image I’ve taken. But it is somehow a subtly tender and magical moment, where I feel like I drift into this little girl’s frame of mind for a second. Whenever I feel, I somehow am there with that person, and I feel something that […]

An Introduction to Street Photography for New Photographers

Digital Photography School NEW TO STREET PHOTOGRAPHY? Here’s some tips to get started. An Introduction to Street Photography for New Photographers Update: check out our ultimate guide to street photography (free downloadable guide). You may have seen a lot of candid photography all over the Internet and wondered, what is it all about? If you’ve never tried it before, or only have a bit of experience, I am going to lay out a roadmap to he… Read More at Digital Photography School

Up Close & Personal: This is how Magnum photographers define #intimacy. Signed,…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: This is how Magnum photographers define #intimacy. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumGLB). “Chicago, Illinois: Two young protestors rest outside the convention hall during the turbulent 1968 Democratic Convention. Burt Glinn was a staunch Democrat from a left wing family. He covered the 1948 Republican and Democratic conventions when he was barely out of college at Harvard University. Also by this time, he had already completed two […]

Up Close & Personal: #Intimacy defined by Magnum photographers. Signed, estate-…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: #Intimacy defined by Magnum photographers. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW with only 2 days left. (http://bit.ly/MagnumHUD). “Photography is the perfect occupation for the shy person. The camera gives one an excuse to be somewhere and it provides something to hide behind. I am shy and come from a Chapel background—uptight. During the 60’s, I had a very large flat in London which was continually full of ‘staying’ friends. One evening, by […]

Magnum photographers define #intimacy with their most personal photographs. Sig…

Magnum Photos Magnum photographers define #intimacy with their most personal photographs. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumTAN). “In Iran I get a lot of requests to shoot the lives of young people, as if the way they live is that much different from other youths in the rest of the world. I photograph them in malls, driving cars and in cafes, but at some point I wanted to also expose their feelings. For […]

How Do Photographers Get Over Their Biggest Fears?

Popular Photography What’s your biggest fear as a photographer? How Do Photographers Get Over Their Biggest Fears? Being scared can kill your creativity Read More at Popular Photography

Up Close & Personal: Magnum Photographers share their most intimate moments behi…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: Magnum Photographers share their most intimate moments behind the lens. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumErwitt). “You don’t need to see the whole person to produce a portrait that feels revealing, personal and intimate. Sometimes a suggestion or a small detail may fuel the imagination, taking the picture away from being a simple description and making it more real and significant.”— © Elliott Erwitt/Magnum Photos. Read More […]

Up Close & Personal: Explore #intimacy with Magnum Photographers. Only 2 days l…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: Explore #intimacy with Magnum Photographers. Only 2 days left in the #MAGNUMSquare print sale. Signed, estate-stamped, museum-quality #MAGNUMSquare prints for $100 (http://bit.ly/MAGNUMSquare-Intimacy). Read More at Magnum Photos

Why Photographers Should Avoid Paid Contests

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Why Photographers Should Avoid Paid Contests Have you ever done spec work? It’s when you complete a finished project before you sign a contract—halfway between pitching and gambling. If you’re on the fence about the ethics behind this, this video rant by Ted Forbes should convince you to avoid it: “This is worse than working for free. When you… Read More at Picture Correct

Magnum photographers interpret #intimacy in the #MAGNUMSquare print sale. $100…

Magnum Photos Magnum photographers interpret #intimacy in the #MAGNUMSquare print sale. $100 signed pieces available for only two more days (http://bit.ly/MagnumHoepker). “I took the picture in the fall of 1983, at sunset at the old docks in New Jersey with a view towards the World Trade towers in New York City. I had heard that there was a traditional Lovers’ Lane, a meeting place of young people in their cars, bringing booze and sometimes drugs. The sun was setting and […]

This is how Magnum photographers interpret #intimacy. Signed, estate-stamped #…

Magnum Photos This is how Magnum photographers interpret #intimacy. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumANC). “In 2008, my first child was born. Up until that point, my photographs as a ‘war photographer’ had been about the experiences of others in far away places. Now, for the first time, I found myself photographing my own family… my own experience. It was not a conscious decision. It was quite an organic and ordinary reaction, that […]

New! Mastering Composition – A Photographer’s Guide to Seeing

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Deal ending soon! New! Mastering Composition – A Photographer’s Guide to Seeing After the camera, the photographer’s most important tool is the eye. We all want to create powerful, dramatic, and impactful images. But we can’t get there without an understanding of the fundamentals of composition. Mastering Composition: A Photographer’s Guide to Seeing delves deep into what makes… Read More at Picture Correct

Review of BlogStomp Software for Photographers

Digital Photography School “Blogging can be a daunting task with hours of photo processing. But thanks to BlogStomp and the Stomp Software, blogging has never been easier and faster without compromising on image quality or style. “ Review of BlogStomp Software for Photographers If you have a photography blog, and post your images on social media – check out tBlogStomp which can save you heaps of time and create stunning images. Read More at Digital Photography School

StandInBaby is a fully articulating – and slightly creepy – baby mannequin for newborn photographers

DIYPhotography StandInBaby is a fully articulating – and slightly creepy – baby mannequin for newborn photographers http://bit.ly/1lvOgF0 StandInBaby is a fully articulating – and slightly creepy – baby mannequin for newborn photographers We’ll go ahead and file this one under ‘creepy, but potentially useful.’ What you see above is StandInBaby, a Frankenstein-looking baby mannequin designed to improve your newborn photography without the hassle of screaming, dirty diapers and and everything in-between. Currently being funded on Kickstarter, StandInBaby is the creation […]

The Photographer’s Workout Program (Only $12,000!)

PictureCorrect Photography Tips The Photographer’s Workout Program (Only $12,000!) Professional photography equipment isn’t the easiest of things to carry around. Cameras, lenses, and lights can easily weigh 8–10 pounds each. Lugging such heavy gear for extended sessions, a photographer is prone to muscle fatigue and is always at risk of injury. In this light-hearted video, Fiona… Read More at Picture Correct

Texas Park Labels Working Photographers as Trespassers

Popular Photography What do you think the protocol should be for photographing in a park? Texas Park Labels Working Photographers as Trespassers Kingwood Park tells pro photographers to take a hike Read More at Popular Photography

5 Things All Photographers Should Know About Composition

PictureCorrect Photography Tips 5 Things All Photographers Should Know About Composition Composition is an interesting aspect of photography because there are no absolutes. It’s mostly opinion. Compose an image a certain way and some people will like it, some people won’t. You can argue for hours about why a photo works, or why it doesn’t. But amongst this variation of opinion something… Read More at Picture Correct

Paris, France. Magnum photographers in the city in crisis. www.magnumphotos.com….

Magnum Photos Paris, France. Magnum photographers in the city in crisis. www.magnumphotos.com. (© Alex Majoli/Magnum Photos) #ParisAttacks Read More at Magnum Photos

Magnum photographers were on the scene in Paris, France yesterday night during t…

Magnum Photos Magnum photographers were on the scene in Paris, France yesterday night during the terror attacks. www.magnumphotos.com for further images. (© Alex Majoli/Magnum Photos) #ParisAttacks Read More at Magnum Photos

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