Tag : Photographs

How to Mix Flash and Ambient Lighting to Create More Dramatic Photographs

Fstoppers Here’s how to create beautiful, dramatic images. How to Mix Flash and Ambient Lighting to Create More Dramatic Photographs Shooting natural light can be great, but the beauty of flash is the control you have over the power and shape of the light. Sometimes though, a combination of the two is best, and this excellent tutorial will show you exactly how to effectively mix them for a dramatic portrait. Read More at Fstoppers

How to Create a Luminous Look for Your Photographs

Digital Photography School How to create glowing luminous images. How to Create a Luminous Look for Your Photographs There are many different styles which you can choose to apply to your images. Here are some tips for creating a luminous look, images that seem to glow. Read More at Digital Photography School

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; […]

How To: Take Pinhole Photographs

Popular Photography Pinhole photography is simple, relatively cheap, and extremely fun. Here’s how to get started. How To: Take Pinhole Photographs Ditch your lens to get a different look Read More at Popular Photography

Get up close and personal with the most intimate photographs from Magnum. Signed…

Magnum Photos Get up close and personal with the most intimate photographs from Magnum. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Available NOW and only until Friday (http://bit.ly/MagnumGOJ). “On May 1, 2000, my Mom died suddenly (it was due to a doctor’s negligence but that’s a whole other story). My daughter Ruby and I got on a plane to Florida to attend the funeral, pack up the house, and disperse her belongings. The day after the funeral while my sister, brother […]

Up Close & Personal: The Most Intimate Photographs from Magnum. Signed, estate-s…

Magnum Photos Up Close & Personal: The Most Intimate Photographs from Magnum. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. Only available for two more days. (http://bit.ly/MagnumVink). “I always wished I could play music. But I don’t. Can’t play. Don’t even try to drag me into karaoke. I can only listen. Good musicians take you to places no other art form can take you. When the music is good, when the music gets intimate, it gets so close to your skin that […]

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 […]

The most intimate photographs from Magnum are only available for a few more hour…

Magnum Photos The most intimate photographs from Magnum are only available for a few more hours. Signed, estate-stamped #MAGNUMSquare Prints for $100. http://bit.ly/MagnumBAB. “This image links to #intimacy in the sense that these young people, handing cobblestones to each other, are defining their youthful selves. #Individuality, personality, are often thought to be constructed privately, in an intimate sphere. Here, this is a whole generation affirming its identity in the public space: fraternally passing cobblestones, brick by brick, building themselves up.”— […]

The first exhibition to focus on David Hurn’s photographs from the 1960s will op…

Magnum Photos The first exhibition to focus on David Hurn’s photographs from the 1960s will open at Magnum Print Room, London November 18. The exhibit reflects the range of Hurn’s diverse output in just one decade – from celebrity portraits to the British at the seaside and the anti-Vietnam war London protests of 1968 to street scenes of Manhattan. http://bit.ly/Hurn60s (London. #TheBeatles filming ‘A Hard Days Night’.1964. © David Hurn/Magnum Photos) Read More at Magnum Photos

Pre-visualization: A Key to Getting Great Photographs

Fstoppers Want better photos? Visualize before you shoot. Pre-visualization: A Key to Getting Great Photographs Previsualization may be the one thing standing between you and a smooth production resulting in incredible photographs. Read More at Fstoppers

How to Enhance Urban Night Photographs Using Luminosity Masks in Photoshop

Digital Photography School Tips for processing beautiful night time cityscape images How to Enhance Urban Night Photographs Using Luminosity Masks in Photoshop This tutorial will show you how you can use multiple bracketed exposures and luminosity masks in Photoshop to bring out detail in your night photographs. Read More at Digital Photography School

David Hurn’s photographs from the 1960s will be exhibiting at Magnum Print Room …

Magnum Photos David Hurn’s photographs from the 1960s will be exhibiting at Magnum Print Room London until the end of January. See a range of Hurn’s diverse output in just one decade – from celebrity portraits to the British at the seaside and the anti-Vietnam war London protests of 1968 to street scenes of Manhattan: http://bit.ly/Hurn60s. GB. Isle of Wight Festival. 1969. © David Hurn/Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

How to Use a Reflector and Diffuser to Enhance Flower Photographs

Digital Photography School Why a reflector and diffuser are great ways to improve your flower photography (and how to use them). How to Use a Reflector and Diffuser to Enhance Flower Photographs If you like to photograph flowers see how you can use a reflector and diffuser to make improve the light and your images. Read More at Digital Photography School

How to Capture Silky Smooth Long Exposure Photographs

Fstoppers Here’s how to get those gorgeous long exposure shots! How to Capture Silky Smooth Long Exposure Photographs Ever wonder how to create silky smooth long exposure images? Well, watch this video by Greg Benz to find out how. Read More at Fstoppers

See Incredible Photographs of the Grand Canyon Flooded with Clouds

Popular Photography Things were looking surreal last week at the Grand Canyon. http://bit.ly/1sJNztU See Incredible Photographs of the Grand Canyon Flooded with Clouds A rare temperature inversion in the Southwest makes for some pretty epic nature photographs  Read More at Popular Photography

Martin Parr’s photographs depict with empathy a non-idealized reality, which sho…

Magnum Photos Martin Parr’s photographs depict with empathy a non-idealized reality, which shows us each subject’s private world. He tells the story of the diversity of different worlds in which individuals from different walks of life pass each other, often without mixing. Check out his latest exhibit, Life’s a Beach, now until January at Palais Lumière in Évian-les-Bains, France. Follow the link http://bit.ly/LifesaBeachParr for details and check out the Magnum store at http://bit.ly/ParrProducts for Martin Parr signed photo-books, postcards and […]

Glimpse some of the first photographs ever taken by Henri Cartier-Bresson and a …

Magnum Photos Glimpse some of the first photographs ever taken by Henri Cartier-Bresson and a selection of unpublished work. Exhibition now until January at the Ateneum Art Museum in Finland. http://bit.ly/HCBexhibit MEXICO. Mexico City. Prostituées. Calle Cuauhtemoctzin. 1934. © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

Three Methods of Making Stunning Photographs in Bright Sunlight

Digital Photography School Tips for taking photos on a bright sunny day Three Methods of Making Stunning Photographs in Bright Sunlight Location Lighting Masterclass – The Art Of Shooting Into The Sun Shooting directly into the sun may not be the first thing that pops into your mind when creating a photograph, but the effects it can have on your final image when done correctly can border on magical. There are three primary looks t… Read More at Digital Photography […]

This Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition features 133 poetic photographs from his e…

Magnum Photos This Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibition features 133 poetic photographs from his early surrealist period, his documentary work from the Paris resistance movement as well as series and photographs from his travels of the 60s and 70s. View his work until January 25 at the Théâtre de la Photographie et de l’Image Charles Nègre: http://www.tpi-nice.org/ A eunuch of the Imperial court of the last dynasty. Beijing, China. December 1948. © Henri Cartier-Bresson /Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

Photo Challenge: One Studio, One Model, Two Very Different Photographs

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Photo Challenge: One Studio, One Model, Two Very Different Photographs What a difference a photographer can make. That’s the lesson learned in these two videos, hosted by Mark Wallace and Gavin Hoey, who took on a challenge to shoot the same model in the same studio with the same equipment in 20 minutes or less. This is the first video, which focuses on Wallace’s portr… Read More at Picture Correct

Happy #TravelTuesday! ︎ We have the photographs that take you places. Press p…

500px Happy #TravelTuesday! ✈︎ We have the photographs that take you places. 🎥 Press play to explore the world of 500px… Read More at 500px

Watch as Rankin recreates one of David Bailey’s iconic photographs with Bailey’s help

DIYPhotography Watch as Rankin recreates one of David Bailey’s iconic photographs with Bailey’s help http://bit.ly/1VitFTL Watch as Rankin recreates one of David Bailey’s iconic photographs with Bailey’s help When it comes to the names of those that have changed the photography world over the years, fashion photographer David Bailey is often one of the first that comes to mind. Leading the fashion photography of the 60s with cohorts Terence Donovan and Brian Duffy, they captured and created the “Swinging London”, […]

How to shoot super detailed macro photographs with the help of an Arduino and a bunch of LEDs

DIYPhotography How to shoot super detailed macro photographs with the help of an Arduino and a bunch of LEDs http://bit.ly/1No5cEf How to shoot super detailed macro photographs with the help of an Arduino and a bunch of LEDs This is one of those topics that can become extremely complicated very quickly, but if you have a love of macro photography and a passion for electronics, this could be just the project to get you fired up. Using a process called […]

Creating Minimalist Landscape Photographs With Sand Dunes

Fstoppers Minimalist can be beautiful too. Creating Minimalist Landscape Photographs With Sand Dunes Right now, a lot of the trends in landscape photography revolve around vibrant, ornate, and complicated images that showcase a multitude of aspects of scene, and while there’s certainly nothing wrong with that, there are other styles as well. This great video explores creating minimalist composition… Read More at Fstoppers

“I want to help you MAKE photographs, not TAKE photographs!” – Bruce Gilden, on …

Magnum Photos “I want to help you MAKE photographs, not TAKE photographs!” – Bruce Gilden, on teaching photography. Book a place in his next workshop in LA: http://bit.ly/MagnumLA. How to create a visual narrative through documentary storytelling: Magnum Photos and the Photo Independent annual art fair have partnered to create three new workshops in Los Angeles, California led by Magnum photographers, #BruceGilden, #MoisesSaman and #ConstantineManos from April 18 to April 22, 2016. Application deadline is March 7, 2016. In this […]

There Are Only Two Types of Photographs

Fstoppers One or the other. There Are Only Two Types of Photographs Photography can be split into two different categories. On the one side, photography is used to document something for your memories, like the photos your parents took of you when you were a baby. On the other, photography is used to document something for the purpose of sharing and for others to se… Read More at Fstoppers

Do You Take Photographs or Make Them?

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Do You Take Photographs or Make Them? In October 1978, the cover of National Geographic showed a self portrait of a gorilla using a camera. I’m serious—you can look it up if you would like. The cover shot was a self portrait, taken by a gorilla, and by the standards of the day it was actually pretty good! Each year 100 million […] Read More at Picture Correct

This photographer climbed the spire of One World Trade Center to shoot photographs and 360° video

DIYPhotography This photographer climbed the spire of One World Trade Center to shoot photographs and 360° video http://bit.ly/1OayYCo This photographer climbed the spire of One World Trade Center to shoot photographs and 360° video For most sane and rational people, being invited to climb the spire at the top of One World Trade Center to photograph the view would probably result in a flat out “no”. For others, it’s definitely a “yes“, “sure“, or “absolutely!“, even when n… Read More […]

How Various Settings Can Create Different Landscape Photographs

Fstoppers One landscape can give you so many photos. How Various Settings Can Create Different Landscape Photographs The cool thing about landscape photography is that there are generally a variety of appropriate settings for any specific scene or subject; it really comes down to your creative vision and the sort of final image you’re looking to create. This great video talks about choosing settings to match what…. Read More at Fstoppers

This is Britain is a collection of posters of photographs that capture the nuanc…

Magnum Photos This is Britain is a collection of posters of photographs that capture the nuances of British life through the lens of British and visiting Magnum photographers. Now available through the Magnum Shop ready framed. Shop this series at more here: http://bit.ly/TIBposters. Read More at Magnum Photos

How to Show More with Your Photographs by Thinking Outside the Frame

Digital Photography School Don’t just think about what’s in the frame of your images – but think about what’s OUTSIDE it too! Here’s how. How to Show More with Your Photographs by Thinking Outside the Frame Here are some tips to help you think about not only what is inside your photograph, but what is outside the frame as well and how it impacts the story being told. Read More at Digital Photography School

Learn how to capture smoking hot photographs, of fire and sparks:

Exposure Guide Learn how to capture smoking hot photographs, of fire and sparks: http://goo.gl/vnIXgp Read More at Exposure Guide

You’ll Never Believe These Photographs of New York Are Actually Paintings

Popular Photography You should really check these out. They’re amazing. (From: American Photo) You’ll Never Believe These Photographs of New York Are Actually Paintings The Plaza, 1991 Read More at Popular Photography

Harry Gruyaert’s first serious body of photographic work contained photographs o…

Magnum Photos Harry Gruyaert’s first serious body of photographic work contained photographs of distorted TV images. By following events such as the 1972 Munich Olympics from home, he created a distressed parody of the current-affairs photo-story. The work caused controversy, both for its disrespectful assault on the culture of television and for its radical challenge (both formally and in terms of content) to the conventions of press photography. Gruyaert views it as the closest thing to journalistic photography he has […]

The Power of Shutter Speed In Two Photographs

PetaPixel A simple demo. The Power of Shutter Speed In Two Photographs Shutter speed is one of the first elements of photography that you learn as a beginner. Learning how to control your camera’s shutter speed to make sure yo Read More at PetaPixel

This is what causes red-eye in photographs

DIYPhotography This is what causes red-eye in photographs http://bit.ly/2c2jiBq This is what causes red-eye in photographs One of the problems many new photographers face is red-eye. Using your camera’s built in flash in dark environments is usually the cause. But, have you ever wondered what exactly is the reason for this phenomenon? This video from SciShow explains the problem with some easy to understand scien… Read More at DIY Photography

Behind the Scenes: Jason Bell Photographs the Poldark Cast for Vogue UK | Fstoppers

Strobox Something different this week. I always find it interesting to see BTS. Behind the Scenes: Jason Bell Photographs the Poldark Cast for Vogue UK #Fstoppers https://fstoppers.com/bts/behind-scenes-jason-bell-photographs-poldark-cast-vogue-uk-154763 Behind the Scenes: Jason Bell Photographs the Poldark Cast for Vogue UK | Fstoppers Being a celebrity photographer means you have access to interesting subjects, and you may have the new and cool gear. However, this is not the key to make iconic portraits. A great photographer can get the job done with […]

Some Helpful Tips for Shooting Better Film Photographs

Fstoppers Want to shoot film? Check out these tips. Some Helpful Tips for Shooting Better Film Photographs Film is enjoying quite the resurgence in popularity right now, and with the used market flooded with affordable camera bodies and lenses, it’s a great time to try it out for yourself. This great video will give you some practical tips to get you up and running shooting film. Read More at Fstoppers

Strobox Pairs Photographs and their Lighting Schemes

Strobox Wow, just got featured on LifeHacker http://lifehacker.com/5627424/strobox-pairs-photographs-and-their-lighting-schemes Strobox Pairs Photographs and their Lighting Schemes If you’re a photography student, formally or informally, learning about lighting schemes is one of the trickier and more time consuming aspects of study. Strobox pairs user-submitted photographs with lighting diagrams to help you learn how lighting schemes impact the final photo. Read More at Strobox

Unique Archive of Beatles Photographs for Sale

Fstoppers Beatles fan? Don’t miss these! Unique Archive of Beatles Photographs for Sale On March 24, a unique archive of photographs of the Beatles will go on sale and is expected to fetch at least $350,000 at auction. Photographer Mike Mitchell was just 18 when he shot the Beatles’ first US concert in 1964, and the 413 negatives with full copyright are available to purchase. Mike’s st… Read More at Fstoppers

Optimization WordPress Plugins & Solutions by W3 EDGE
%d bloggers like this: