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Two Quick Changes in Lightroom That You’ll Wish You Made Years Ago

Fstoppers Why haven’t you made these changes yet? Two Quick Changes in Lightroom That You’ll Wish You Made Years Ago Every computer program has its quirks that may annoy you and slow your workflow down. Here are two fixes that will make your Lightroom experience just a little easier. Read More at Fstoppers

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

Interview: Duane Michals on 60 Years of Sequences and Staging Photos

Popular Photography This is almost certainly the most inspiring photographer interview you’ll read this week Interview: Duane Michals on 60 Years of Sequences and Staging Photos Visiting the legendary photograph who rejected the ‘decisive moment’ at his home studio on the occasion of a major career retrospective in Pittsburgh Read More at Popular Photography

USA. 1960. John F. Kennedy campaigning for president. It’s been 52 years since f…

Magnum Photos USA. 1960. John F. Kennedy campaigning for president. It’s been 52 years since former President John F. Kennedy was assassinated while riding in a motorcade through downtown Dallas, Texas in 1963. © Cornell Capa © International Center of Photography/Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

60 years ago today, #RosaParks refused to give up her seat to a white male pass…

Magnum Photos 60 years ago today, #RosaParks refused to give up her seat to a white male passenger on a Montgomery, Alabama bus. She was arrested and fined. Parks’ actions ignited a bus boycott and protests to abolish segregation. USA. Atlanta, Georgia. 1995. Rosa Parks. © Eli Reed/Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

25 Years of American Photo: The Gear Story

Popular Photography Camera tech sure has changed a lot in the past 25 years. http://trib.al/Depeo5T 25 Years of American Photo: The Gear Story Russell Hart writes about how innovations in camera technology redefined photography Read More at Popular Photography

On this day 82 years ago, #prohibition ended in the United States. From 1920 to…

Magnum Photos On this day 82 years ago, #prohibition ended in the United States. From 1920 to 1933, the U.S. maintained a nationwide constitutional ban on the sale, production and transportation of alcoholic beverages. USA. Calumet City, Illinois. December 1940. On Saturday nights, steel and boiler workers from Hammond and Gary cross the Indiana State border and come to one of the 308 nightclubs and bars, to drink or to watch strip tease shows. The area was known as “sin […]

Spanning over fifty years of his extraordinary life and world travels, ‘Hiroji K…

Magnum Photos Spanning over fifty years of his extraordinary life and world travels, ‘Hiroji Kubota Photographer,’ the exhibition, encompasses the best images from Kubota’s life’s work. Rooted in his experience in Japan, ravaged by destruction and famine at the end of World War II, Kubota’s work is characterized by a desire to find beauty and honor in human experience. See the exhibit at the Aperture Foundation in New York City until January 14, 2016. For more info: http://bit.ly/KubotaPhotos USA. Illinois. […]

How to Photograph Fireworks eBook Deal for New Year’s!

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Ending soon! How to Photograph Fireworks eBook Deal for New Year’s! The New Year’s fireworks shows are quickly approaching! Fireworks photography is indeed one of the most daunting types of photography with the low light conditions and unpredictability. This popular eBook explains the process from start to finish, everything from gear and camera settings to composit… Read More at Picture Correct

6 Tips on How to Capture Great Fireworks Photos on New Year’s

PictureCorrect Photography Tips 6 Tips on How to Capture Great Fireworks Photos on New Year’s Why use relatively long exposures to photography fireworks? This is simply because long exposures can capture the burst of fireworks, producing moving streaks against the dark sky. Using long exposures will indeed produce stunning effects. Read More at Picture Correct

New Year’s Resolutions for New Photographers

PictureCorrect Photography Tips New Year’s Resolutions for New Photographers Many of us have received or bought ourselves new digital cameras for Christmas, and with this comes the zeal to create great images. Sadly, the chances of this happening are small, as most of us know that a camera doesn’t take great images, the photographer does. So what resolutions can you make tha… Read More at Picture Correct

Drone Captures Stunning New Year’s Fireworks from Above

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Drone Captures Stunning New Year’s Fireworks from Above I love aerial shots. I’ve said it before—and it never ceases to astound me when I see a well made aerial video taken from a drone. That’s why I was incredibly excited when I saw the following video uploaded by Jeff Cremer: The location is Lima, Peru, and as you might imagine the timing is […] Read More at Picture Correct

#MickeyMouse creator #WaltDisney passed away 49 years ago today © Martin Parr/…

Magnum Photos #MickeyMouse creator #WaltDisney passed away 49 years ago today © Martin Parr/Magnum Photos. Read More at Magnum Photos

These are the cameras that captured the winning shots in this year’s World Press Photo competition

DIYPhotography These are the cameras that captured the winning shots in this year’s World Press Photo competition http://bit.ly/21lgJwu These are the cameras that captured the winning shots in this year’s World Press Photo competition Controversy aside, the World Press Photo Awards gave us an incredible collection of images from photojournalists around the globe. What you see above is an infographic that breaks down the details of what cameras were used to take the winning shots for this year’s contest. Created […]

Will Your Camera Lens Last Over 100 Years? You Decide

PictureCorrect Photography Tips Will Your Camera Lens Last Over 100 Years? You Decide French photographer Mathieu Stern has an unusual hobby. He loves pairing old lenses with modern digital cameras to shooting images and videos. Recently he paired a large format lens, originally made in 1880, with his Sony A7II. In this video he shares the results, both videos and stills: It was some… Read More at Picture Correct

How I Wait Years to Get My Photos

PetaPixel “Here are some examples of shots I waited years to get.” How I Wait Years to Get My Photos Landscape photography takes a lot of patience. When we share shots on the Internet, people often don’t realize how much effort can go into creating some Read More at PetaPixel

Today marks 50 years since the death of Swiss sculptor and painter, Alberto Giac…

Magnum Photos Today marks 50 years since the death of Swiss sculptor and painter, Alberto Giacometti. October 10, 1901-January 11, 1966. © #HenriCartierBresson/ #MagnumPhotos. Read More at Magnum Photos

Nearly Two Years Later, Apple’s 15-Inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar Still Rules

Fstoppers Is the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar still a good computer? Nearly Two Years Later, Apple’s 15-Inch MacBook Pro with Touch Bar Still Rules We’re on the eve of another major Apple announcement. While it’s rumored to be purely software based, now is a good time to look at the polarizing 15-inch MacBook Pro with the all-too-infamous Touch Bar and four lonely Thunderbolt 3 ports. Read More at Fstoppers

This day, 46 years ago, marks the end of the Biafran War in #Nigeria. In the …

Magnum Photos This day, 46 years ago, marks the end of the Biafran War in #Nigeria. In the image, above the phone booths, is a poster against the late Chukwuemeka Odumegwu Ojukwu, leader of the breakaway Republic of #Biafra. Lagos, Nigeria. 1967. © #BrunoBarbey/ #MagnumPhotos. Read More at Magnum Photos

40 years since Concorde’s first commercial flight © #PeterMarlow/ #MagnumPhoto…

Magnum Photos 40 years since Concorde’s first commercial flight © #PeterMarlow/ #MagnumPhotos. #OnThisDay Read More at Magnum Photos

It’s been 50 years since American actor Buster Keaton passed away (October 4, 18…

Magnum Photos It’s been 50 years since American actor Buster Keaton passed away (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966). © #KrynTaconis/ #MagnumPhotos. Read More at Magnum Photos

Photographer Rich Clarkson Has Been Shooting March Madness For 60 Years

Popular Photography March Madness may be long over, but we still have much respect for this fellow Photographer Rich Clarkson Has Been Shooting March Madness For 60 Years The legendary college basketball photographer decides that this will be his last year shooting court-side Read More at Popular Photography

Canon is Officially Done Selling Film Cameras After 80 Years

PetaPixel End of an era. Canon is Officially Done Selling Film Cameras After 80 Years Canon just officially discontinued the EOS-1V, the company’s last remaining film camera. The move brings an official end to Canon’s film camera business after an 80-year run. Canon entered the camera industry back in 1937 as Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory, creating a Leica clone called “Th… Read More at PetaPixel

Hugo shot a selfie every day for over eight and a half years

DIYPhotography Hugo shot a selfie every day for over eight and a half years http://bit.ly/1syFv0a Hugo shot a selfie every day for over eight and a half years Stop motion and timelapse enthusiast, Hugo Cornellier reposts and updates his selfie timelapse every year or so, each time adding another 12 months’ worth of images onto the stack. This time around, he’s decided to ramp up the production value and stabilise all of the shots giving a muc… Read More at […]

For 70 years, Magnum has shaped documentary photography as a modern form of arti…

Magnum Photos For 70 years, Magnum has shaped documentary photography as a modern form of artistic expression. Refine your visual narrative in the Magnum tradition with master photographers, #MoisesSaman, #BruceGilden and #ConstantineManos in #LosAngeles, California at Raleigh Studios from April 18 to April 22, 2016 in a 5-day program. To apply: http://bit.ly/MagnumLA. In this image: Yazidi women stranded in the Singar Mountains wait for a helicopter rescue in Iraq. August 12, 2014. © #MoisesSaman/ #MagnumPhotos. Read More at Magnum Photos

New Year’s Eve 2016 in Singapore. Photo by WK Cheoh: #fireworks

500px New Year’s Eve 2016 in Singapore. Photo by WK Cheoh: https://goo.gl/vhtLro #fireworks Read More at 500px

2,924 Photos of NYC Parks Found After Being Forgotten for 40 Years

PetaPixel Photos of NYC parks that were lost for 40 years. 2,924 Photos of NYC Parks Found After Being Forgotten for 40 Years A conservancy official in New York City was cleaning out an office in late 2017 when they came across two cardboard boxes. Inside were 2,924 color slide photos of NYC parks, shot in 1978 and then forgotten for exactly 40 years. The photographers were captured by New York Times photographers in parks… Read More at PetaPixel

This photographer quit her job three years ago to photograph women around the world

DIYPhotography This photographer quit her job three years ago to photograph women around the world http://bit.ly/29ZOXpi This photographer quit her job three years ago to photograph women around the world Many of us wish we could give up our jobs to go and follow our passion. For a very lucky few, our job is our passion. Romanian photographer Mihaela Noroc quit her job to follow hers in 2013. Since then, she’s travelled the globe to capture the beauty in diversity […]

I Reshot Old Photos to See How China Has Changed Over 100 Years

PetaPixel This photographer reshot old photos of China to see how things changed. I Reshot Old Photos to See How China Has Changed Over 100 Years When most people travel, they think of travelling to a destination. Whether it’s climbing Mt. Fuji, gawking at the frescoes in the Vatican, or relishing sp Read More at PetaPixel

8 Photos that Couldn’t Have Been Made 5 Years Ago

PetaPixel Photography has come a long way in the last 5 years. 8 Photos that Couldn’t Have Been Made 5 Years Ago A great photo takes both the skill and creative talent of a photographer, but technology has also played a vital role in making that job easier (and in som Read More at PetaPixel

Today marks 30 years since the disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in …

Magnum Photos Today marks 30 years since the disaster at the Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant in the city of Pripyat, then located in the Ukrainian Soviet Socialist Republic of the Soviet Union (USSR). This image: Ravaged town close to the nuclear power station of Chernobyl that was evacuated belatedly after the accident. May-June 2008. Pripyat, Ukraine. Jean Gaumy. 2008. © #JeanGaumy/ #MagnumPhotos Read More at Magnum Photos

For over thirty years, Patrick Zachmann has traveled across China, a country he …

Magnum Photos For over thirty years, Patrick Zachmann has traveled across China, a country he discovered in 1982 while reporting on the Chinese film industry. From Hong Kong triads in the 1980s to the mutation of the city of Beijing through Tiananmen Square protests, this exhibition brings together around 100 B&W and colour photographs, in which the small and the great history meet in a changing country. The underlying theme of this long-term work is the issue of identity, which […]

“For me, music and life are all about style.” Miles Davis May 26 marks 90 years…

Magnum Photos “For me, music and life are all about style.” Miles Davis May 26 marks 90 years since the birth of American jazz trumpeter Miles Davis. This image – taken by Guy Le Querrec in 1987 – shows Davis performing with the Miles David Quintet, which included musicians Kenny Garrett (Saxophones), Foley McCreary (Guitar), Darryl Jones (Electric Bass), Adam Holman (Keyboards), Rudy Bird (Percussion) and Ricky Wellman (Drums). © #GuyLeQuerrec/ #MagnumPhotos Read More at Magnum Photos

I’ve spent two years photographing giant things and I’m not stopping now

DIYPhotography I’ve spent two years photographing giant things and I’m not stopping now http://bit.ly/2cnWV9z I’ve spent two years photographing giant things and I’m not stopping now I started this project because, well, it seemed like it would be hella fun, and it truly has been, every agonizing moment of it. I can’t say it’s been hard work, very little of my life as a photographer has ever really felt like work, even when I’m shooting jobs I’m not real… Read […]

Russian Photographer’s Talent Goes Undiscovered Until Years After Death

Fstoppers What an incredible discovery. Russian Photographer’s Talent Goes Undiscovered Until Years After Death A Soviet woman spent nearly 40 years photographing the world around her, but it wasn’t until after her death that her photos — and her significant talent — were unearthed. As her daughter began to develop some of the thousands of negatives that she found tucked away in the family attic, she disc… Read More at Fstoppers

This Must-See Timelapse Took Three Years and One Million Photos to Make

PetaPixel Just… wow. A timelapse tour de force. This Must-See Timelapse Took Three Years and One Million Photos to Make The Lion City II – Majulah is a photographic love letter to Singapore; actually, love novel might be more appropriate. A time-lapse overflowing with creati Read More at PetaPixel

This Photographer Has Shot NYC with a 1940s Camera for 50+ Years

PetaPixel “Why do I take pictures every day? It’s like why do I breathe every day?” This Photographer Has Shot NYC with a 1940s Camera for 50+ Years Walk around on the streets of New York City long enough, and you may come across photographer Louis Mendes. He has shoot street photos in the city for over 50 years, and he’s easily recognized by his vintage camera and outfits. The New York Post made the inspiring 3-minute video above about […]

This Photographer Spent Two Years on the Streets of Paris

PetaPixel Paris through the eyes of a street photographer. This Photographer Spent Two Years on the Streets of Paris Photographer Ludgero Filipe recently spent two years living in Paris, shooting tourist portraits to make money while roaming the city for street photograph Read More at PetaPixel

This Pinhole Camera Will Capture the Next 1,000 Years in One Photo

Popular Photography Pretentious? Probably, but still a pretty cool project. This Pinhole Camera Will Capture the Next 1,000 Years in One Photo Jonathon Keats’ camera is meant to take one picture that lasts a millennium Read More at Popular Photography

This Camera Was Lost at Sea for 2 Years — Its Photos Just Led to Its Owner

PetaPixel The little Canon that could. This Camera Was Lost at Sea for 2 Years — Its Photos Just Led to Its Owner An amazing story of one camera’s incredible journey has emerged over in Asia. The Canon camera was lost at sea for over two years before it was recently discovered, and the owner has just been found thanks to the photos within. A group of schoolchildren was working to clean up a beach in northern Ta… Read More […]

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