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Interesting Photo of the Day: St. Basil’s Cathedral on a Frosty Winter Morning

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Interesting Photo of the Day: St. Basil’s Cathedral on a Frosty Winter Morning iPhone cameras might not pack as much punch as DSLRs in terms of megapixel count, but they can certainly create stunning images when operated by folks who know what they’re doing in adequate lighting conditions. That’s certainly the case with this beautiful photo of Moscow, Russia’s iconic St. Basil… Read More at Picture Correct

Rachel Brockey made this fantastic image for our “Reflections” theme during a st…

Shutterbug Magazine Rachel Brockey made this fantastic image for our “Reflections” theme during a stormy morning in Crested Butte, CO, using a Nikon D800E and 24–120mm zoom. Her exposure was ISO 100, 1/80, f/16 with a graduated ND 2 on the top 1/2 of the scene. Read More at Shutterbug.com

Available framed via the Magnum Store: Plants contact sheet by Werner Bischof st…

Magnum Photos Available framed via the Magnum Store: Plants contact sheet by Werner Bischof store.magnumphotos.com Read More at Magnum Photos

A St George’s Day Parade in The Black Country. West Bromwich, England. Martin Pa…

Magnum Photos A St George’s Day Parade in The Black Country. West Bromwich, England. Martin Parr. 2010. © #MartinParr/ #MagnumPhotos Read More at Magnum Photos

Portrait photo and lighting setup with Softbox by Look St (1/125, 10, ISO: 100)

Strobox Love the catch light and the rim light! Best of the Week on Strobox: http://strobox.com/portrait/23138 Portrait photo and lighting setup with Softbox by Look St (1/125, 10, ISO: 100) Read More at Strobox

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! PHOTO: A woman listens to the radio during the St. Pat…

Magnum Photos Happy St. Patrick’s Day! PHOTO: A woman listens to the radio during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Fifth Avenue. New York City, USA. 1983. © Thomas Hoepker / Magnum Photos Read More at Magnum Photos

Interesting Photo of the Day: Mount St. Helens Cloud Inversion

PictureCorrect Photography Tips “After 1-2 hours of sleep…I knew I would either wake up in a dense cloud with zero visibility or hopefully a beautiful sunrise with a cloud inversion.” Interesting Photo of the Day: Mount St. Helens Cloud Inversion Of all the rare weather phenomena that you could possibly see, this cloud inversion will surely top your list. After all, it’s not every day that you find yourself at the top of a mountain in clear sunshine with the […]

Interesting Photo of the Day: A Meadow of Flowers on Mount St. Helens

PictureCorrect Photography Tips ISO 100, f/16 at 1/8 of a second Interesting Photo of the Day: A Meadow of Flowers on Mount St. Helens A carpet of brightly-colored flowers leads the eye toward the solitary tree, and the sun setting behind it on the Boundary Trail, Johnson Ridge Observatory, Mount St. Helens. Photographer Cody Wilson says he originally walked past this scene in his search for the perfect image. He wanted a shot with… Read More at Picture Correct

Gorgeous Photo of the Day by Luke Tyree. See a larger version & read the back st…

Gorgeous Photo of the Day by Luke Tyree. See a larger version & read the back story on the image here: http://bit.ly/2xfB6F0 Link to the full Shutterbug Magazine Facebook post

10 Common Portrait Retouching Mistakes

Don’t make these mistakes! 10 Common Portrait Retouching Mistakes Whether you’re just getting started on portrait retouching or have been at it for a little while, there comes a time when you will realize you’re doing it all wrong (I know I did). The list of things that can go potentially awry in the beginning is massive, so I’ve narrowed it down to 10 amateur mis… Link to the full Fstoppers story

Meet 500px Brand Ambassador Oscar Nilsson ‘Oscarwastaken’! Oscar is a photograph…

Meet 500px Brand Ambassador Oscar Nilsson ‘Oscarwastaken’! Oscar is a photographer and social media creative currently based in San Francisco. He works with small and big brands on on-going projects and smaller activations. His photos include Travel, lifestyle, product, aerial, video, influencer work among others. Check out his 500px profile at http://hubs.ly/H0888sR0 #500px #BrandAmbassador Link to the full 500px story

From the archive: Diving platform. Lake Garda. Brescia, Italy. 2003. © Chris St…

From the archive: Diving platform. Lake Garda. Brescia, Italy. 2003. © Chris Steele-Perkins / Magnum Photos — Products shown: Magnum Collection Poster: Lake Garda, Brescia, Italy. 2003. Link to the full Magnum Photos story

“The incredible pleasure of photography is that you have to be there to do it.”…

“The incredible pleasure of photography is that you have to be there to do it.” David Hurn made several trips to Arizona between 1979 and 2001, turning his inimitable eye to the daily life of the Arizonians he encountered: http://bit.ly/2fb3h0M PHOTO: The marching bands are always led by baton twirlers, who practice their acrobatics before the actual march takes place. Preparation for the annual Christmas parade in Phoenix, Arizona. 1979. © David Hurn / Magnum Photos Link to the full […]

The Do’s and Don’ts of Compelling (and Sellable) Travel Photography. Read more o…

The Do’s and Don’ts of Compelling (and Sellable) Travel Photography. Read more on 500px ISO: http://hubs.ly/H08bTbC0 Picture: “Man frying fish at a local market” by Imani Kisare Profile: http://hubs.ly/H08bSxD0 #500px #TravelPhotography Link to the full 500px story

How to Shoot the Best Blue-Hour Photos: Tips & Techniques for Pre-Sunrise & Post-Sunset Images

“Some of the best light for photography comes along during the so-called blue hours—the moments before sunrise and after sunset when the sky shows off vivid, rich, beautiful blue tones.” – Deborah Sandidge How to Shoot the Best Blue-Hour Photos: Tips & Techniques for Pre-Sunrise & Post-Sunset Images This may be strange to hear from a travel photographer, but I can make a case that location isn’t everything—light is. And I’d build my argument on the fact that the right […]

Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos

A free Photoshop course for beginners. Here’s a Free Photoshop Course in 33 Videos Want to learn Photoshop from the very beginning? Here’s a beginner’s guide by TastyTuts will let you jump-start your post production skills. It’s a se Link to the full PetaPixel story

The Surprising By-Products of Combating Phone Addiction

Are you addicted to your phone? The Surprising By-Products of Combating Phone Addiction Let’s face it, we all use our phones a little too often. The average person checks their device over 100 times a day. For this reason, I decided to use a fairly unknown hidden function on most smartphones to help curb my habits. Not only did it help tremendously, but it also brought some unexpected… Link to the full Fstoppers story

How Pro Sports Photographer Brad Mangin Makes Money Selling Baseball Photos Shot with His iPhone

Smart thinking from Brad Mangin. How Pro Sports Photographer Brad Mangin Makes Money Selling Baseball Photos Shot with His iPhone Josh Donaldson, then of the Oakland A’s, now with the Toronto Blue Jays, at spring training, 2014, in Phoenix. “I was lying on the ground with the tiny lens of my iPhone poking through a hole in the netting of the batting cage,” Brad Mangin says. “I wanted a picture that combined some action with th… Link to the full […]

The StandInBaby Is a Practice Dummy For Infant Photography—No, Seriously

The StandInBaby is a Kickstarter for a baby-sized dummy with which you can practice newborn photography The StandInBaby Is a Practice Dummy For Infant Photography—No, Seriously Link to the full Popular Photography story

Five Tips for Becoming a Successful Landscape Photographer

Landscape photographer? Watch this! Five Tips for Becoming a Successful Landscape Photographer Landscape photography is a weird genre: there are no people, and unlike something like product photography, it’s pretty much up to you to choose what to shoot and how to shoot it. So, it can often feel a bit nebulous as to how one navigates a world veritably inundated with imagery, particularly when… Link to the full Fstoppers story

Review: The Sony a9 is the Camera of a Wedding Photographer’s Dreams

“What a camera. So, so good. This is everything a wedding photographer has been dreaming of.” Review: The Sony a9 is the Camera of a Wedding Photographer’s Dreams Until 2016, I had photographed weddings using nothing but Nikon cameras. First the D90, then D700, D3s, D4 and then the D4s (while dabbling with the D800, Link to the full PetaPixel story

You Can Be a Better Street Photographer by Using Slow Shutter Speeds & Rear Curtain Flash (VIDEO)

Two great tips from a pro photojournalist. You Can Be a Better Street Photographer by Using Slow Shutter Speeds & Rear Curtain Flash (VIDEO) Doug McKinlay is a successful photojournalist who does a lot of street photography, and in this quick tutorial he describes two great techniques for making your images more interesting. Link to the full Shutterbug Magazine story

8 Tips For Better Fall Portrait Photos

Tips for making fall portrait photos that really pop. 8 Tips For Better Fall Portrait Photos Link to the full Popular Photography story

Canon 1D X Mark II: A Pro-Grade DSLR With 16 FPS Still Shooting and 60 FPS 4K Video

The Canon 1D X Mark II shoots 4K video at 60 FPS and full-res still photos with AF up to 16 FPS Canon 1D X Mark II: A Pro-Grade DSLR With 16 FPS Still Shooting and 60 FPS 4K Video Link to the full Popular Photography story

Nikon D850 Could Be First DSLR with a Hybrid Viewfinder, Rumor Says

This could be a game-changer. Nikon D850 Could Be First DSLR with a Hybrid Viewfinder, Rumor Says The first photos of the upcoming Nikon D850 leaked yesterday, and quite a few features and specs were gleaned from them. But there’s one speculation that c Link to the full PetaPixel story

“I think a lot of photography is all about timing, and for this particular shot …

“I think a lot of photography is all about timing, and for this particular shot I got pretty lucky. On occasion, we can get some pretty epic weather in Southern Utah. This was taken early in the morning and the sky happened to open up right as a Life Flight helicopter flew into the gap.” Picture: “Life Flight” by Rex Jones Profile: http://hubs.ly/H08gcb10 Link to the full 500px story

Five Sources of Creative Inspiration

Get inspired! Five Sources of Creative Inspiration Inspiration is something we all wrestle with as creatives. Where do our ideas come from? Why can’t we simply come up with them on the fly? Why do we wake up at three o’clock in the morning with the perfect shoot planned out? How can we get more of these kinds of ideas? Let’s look at a few things tha… Link to the full Fstoppers story

Photos of Pet Brothers from Other Mothers

This is adorable. Photos of Pet Brothers from Other Mothers If you’re a fan of cute animal photos, look no further than the Pet Brothers from Other Mothers collection by the UK-based photo library Warren Photographi Link to the full PetaPixel story

How-To: Photograph The Moon

Whether it’s a super-moon, harvest, moon, full moon, or any other kind of moon, here’s how to photograph it How-To: Photograph The Moon Link to the full Popular Photography story

This Lightning Photo is 5.45 Gigapixels

How the first gigapixel photo of lightning was made. This Lightning Photo is 5.45 Gigapixels Gigapixel photos and lightning photos are generally created two different ways. One requires a mosaic of photos stitched together, and the other is usually Link to the full PetaPixel story

Photographing a $2,500,000 Car with a $50,000 Camera

NYC required police to be present during this photo shoot. Photographing a $2,500,000 Car with a $50,000 Camera How would you go about photographing a $2.5 million car? That’s the challenge photographer Richard Thompson faced last year when he was tasked with shootin Link to the full PetaPixel story

Point Of View or Contention?

How do we make our different points of view blend and bend so they meet end to end?

This is the Canon 6D Mark II

Behold. This is the Canon 6D Mark II We’re about a week away from when Canon will reportedly announce the new 6D Mark II DSLR (June 29), but today we’re finally getting a first look at the cam Link to the full PetaPixel story

Tips for Better Street Photography

Take better street shots! Tips for Better Street Photography It applies to life as well, but if you want to get out there and take some great images, don’t be a d*#k. Eduardo Pavez Goye takes us through how he gets his street photography shots on film. It’s a great challenge these days, the streets are filled to the brim in the cities, which is great for taki… Link to the full Fstoppers story

Tips From a Pro: Shoot Kid Photography That’s Authentic, Not Cheesy

Zoe Berkovic tells us her tips for better photographs of kids Tips From a Pro: Shoot Kid Photography That’s Authentic, Not Cheesy Link to the full Popular Photography story

Transforming a Boring Photo Into a Dramatic One With Photoshop

How to turn a dull photo into photo art. Transforming a Boring Photo Into a Dramatic One With Photoshop The mere mention of image manipulation may make some photographers cringe, but there’s no denying that some skill with Photoshop can enable you to complete Link to the full PetaPixel story

This Smartphone Treat Holder Helps You Shoot Pet Portraits

Here’s a clever tool for pet photography. This Smartphone Treat Holder Helps You Shoot Pet Portraits Getting the perfect portrait of your pooch or cat looking into your camera can be challenging. Pets aren’t the most patient models, but a Los Angeles-based Link to the full PetaPixel story

Photographing Hang Son Doong, the World’s Largest Cave

A photo adventure of a lifetime. Photographing Hang Son Doong, the World’s Largest Cave In 2009, I was involved in a near fatal car crash when an oncoming car made an unsafe left turn in front of my vehicle, nearly killing me. This life changi Link to the full PetaPixel story

Portrait photographer Ciro Galluccio used photography and video to create images…

Portrait photographer Ciro Galluccio used photography and video to create images that challenge beauty norms and celebrate the imperfections that make us unique on his thesis project “Defected”. Read more on 500px ISO: http://hubs.ly/H07Y6XB0 Picture: “Golden tears” by Ciro Galluccio Profile: http://hubs.ly/H07Y6BY0 #500px #Imperfections #PortraitPhotography Link to the full 500px story

“Winter” by Hoàng Thanh. Profile: Canon Elan 7- Tamron 17-35+ Canon 70-210- St…

“Winter” by Hoàng Thanh. Profile: http://hubs.ly/H07Mmy30 Canon Elan 7- Tamron 17-35+ Canon 70-210- Studio 35 iso 200 #500px #Film #FilmPhotography #Hand #Winter Link to the full 500px story