New Terms of Use for Instagram: Selling Your Photos Against Your Will [...Is Bullsh*t]

NEWS: You might remember the well-known mobile phone app called Instagram made big news a few months back when it was acquired by Facebook (FB) for $1 billion. Instagram is back in the news today, esp... See full article

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So Hot Right Meow Adorable Octogenarian Cat Lady

You’re going to think I’ve lost my mind. But since I’m told the internet is made of cats…I couldn’t resist this one. Whatever you want to say about pet photos (I’m ... See full article

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Stairway to Heaven Cool Photo Locations

If youre an on-location photographer or filmmaker, then you know how much value a great location can add to the shoot. I like to find and feature supercool locations around the world. Stuff I disco... See full article

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LIVE Photoshoot using the Worlds Biggest Camera + The Power of Personal Work [chasejarvisLIVE Wednesday December 19th]

The LIVE broadcast is Wednesday December 19th. Check out the post below and be sure to tune into http://www.chasejarvis.com/live 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London) and enjoy the show. See y... See full article

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The Vulgar Photographer Trespasser on the Sacred Ground of Fine Art Institutions?

The Fine Art world has always been an interest of mine. In fact, I was pursuing a graduate degree in the philosophy of art before I quit to pursue making photography full time. Quitting was the result... See full article

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The $2 Million Dollar Camera Plus the Images That Made it Famous

If you take photos for a living – or simply love the craft – you are probably like me in that you’ve spent more of your hard earned dough on cameras and photographic gadgetry than th... See full article

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How to Surf the Worlds Biggest Wave Step 1: Be the Best at Wiping Out [video]

Surf fans have likely already seen the video of Garrett McNamara, a 44-year-old Hawaii native, breaking the Guinness World Record for largest wave every ridden. Caught in Nazare, Portugal, the wave wa... See full article

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Best Photo Locations The Forgotten Spots [Swimming Pools]

If youre an on-location photographer or filmmaker, then you know how much value a great location can add to the shoot. I like to find and feature supercool locations around the world. Stuff I disco... See full article

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Creative Mastery, Power & Seduction with Robert Greene on chasejarvisLIVE [re-watch]

In case you missed the live episode last week – this chasejarvisLIVE with Robert Greene was one of the most powerful episodes to date. The feedback on the internet has been a testament to the im... See full article

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Top 10 Tips to Get Your Work into the Gallery Exclusive Interview with a Collector

W.M. Hunt is a champion of photography A collector, curator and consultant who lives and works in New York. He is the author of The Unseen Eye: Photographs from the Unconscious, Published in... See full article

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Emerging Talent: Niki Feijens Interiors of Intrigue [and What Pro Photographers Need To Learn From Non-Pros]

I was first introduced to Niki Feijen’s work via Amy Rollo who helps me with the Best Photo Locations pieces on my blog. I saw his stuff and, naturally, poked around to learn more about him. Iro... See full article

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Best of the Week Highlight Reel. Plus Itchin on a Photograph [I am]. Happy Weekend.

Great week. Quick recap… // Thanks to the family who’s be selected for this for a $20k paycheck. I’ll see you in NYC this weekend. // Thanks to the creative community whose doing wha... See full article

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NPPA & Press Bring Lawsuit Against NYPD forahem Media [photography] Blackouts and Violation of First Amendment

I’m not a photojournalist by trade, but I am a member of the photography community and as such I’m always on the lookout to bring awareness to basic violations of our First Amendment right... See full article

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Horizontal, Nude + Otherwise Rad Urban Dance Photos from Jordan Matter [and How They Land Him On the Today Show!]

Dance is a universal form of expression. The spontaneous or choreographed movement of a human body tells a story, reflects social commentary, can be a spiritual exercise…or just damn fun. (impro... See full article

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SPIKE the Robotic Phantom Camera Shoots Better Than You

Across the pond from me in Germany there is some stunning work getting kicked out of a little boutique firm called The Marmalade that you should know about. I’m drawn to more than just the final... See full article

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CASTING CALL Need LARGE Family for Commercial Photo Shoot Next Week. Good $$$

Hi friends! Quick favor to ask here would LOVE your help if youre interested or know a family who meets the requirements below. I’ve turned to you guys before for stuff like this and it&#... See full article

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Black Friday One Weird Day in The USA

“Black Friday – When people trample others for cheap products mere hours after being thankful for what they already have.” So goes the popular meme making the rounds on the Web this ... See full article

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5 Mouth-Watering, Not-For-Everyone Thanksgiving Turkey Recipes [With Photos]

For my USA friends, tomorrow is our Thanksgiving holiday where we traditionally give thanks for all that we have in life: friends, family, individuality – whatever it might be to his or her own&... See full article

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Creative Mastery, Power & Seduction with Robert Greene on chasejarvisLIVE Wed Nov 28th

The LIVE broadcast is Wednesday November 28th. Check out the post below and be sure to tune into http://www.chasejarvis.com/live 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London). You’ve heard that litt... See full article

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How to Shoot a 7 Gigapixel, 60-Foot Wide Photo in 5 Easy Steps [The Devil is In the Details]

I’ve always been a fan of photographic works by Andreas Gursky and others that are huge in scale and still maintain amazing detail. While Gursky is a living legend and none of us are approaching... See full article

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How the World Learns Julian Germain Captures Classrooms From Around the Globe

If you come around these parts often you know that I have a keen interest in education. The fact is, in order to find success in a creative career or otherwise, learning what’s most important an... See full article

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Photo of the Day [plus what + why + how + gear]

What: bike shot Why this angle: the air + the trail tells a good story. plus all those vertical lines kept the scene clean. Nice light too…looking up really “opened up” the image. Si... See full article

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Your New Hit List: 5 Things That Every Creative Person Should Get (and Give)

Give. Whether to yourself or to a fellow artist in need. Every photographer, director, painter, writer, creative, entrepreneur, whatever mold into which you fit (or don’t) has basic needs. And t... See full article

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5 Things GoPro Nailed with the Hero3 and Why You Need To Care

Hey friends – want to take a second to re-introduce Erik, my on-staff video guru. He’s been with us for a few years now and, as a film school grad and long time commercial shooter, his opi... See full article

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Sandys Aftermath Text to Donate $10 to the Red Cross to help with Relief

The damage and scale of the superstorm Sandy continues to come to light today. At least 56 people in the U.S. were killed and another 67 in the Caribbean. Cost estimates are in the $60 billion range a... See full article

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