3 Undeniable Reasons To Pursue Personal Work Why Being The Guinea Pig Pays OffBigtime

I have been a long-time, huuuuge proponent of taking time to pursue personal work. Its in fact my pursuit of personal work to which I attribute a good bit of my success. In short, it’s by taking... See full article

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Best Album Art from the Past Year [19 images]

The big record companies are struggling. Indie labels are struggling. The photographers, illustrators, and graphic designers who create album covers are NOT struggling. The music industry is an ... See full article

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High Above an Eagles Eye Best Satellite Images of 2012

Every now and again I find myself tooling around Google Earth, scrolling this way and that along coastlines, across deserts and over mountains. I figure it’s a compulsion more compelling than pr... See full article

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100-Foot Wave Surfed By Garrett McNamara

Back in December I did a post about How to Surf the World’s Biggest Wave about Garrett McNamara’s amazing wave in Nazare, Portugal. McNamara surfed a 78-foot monster into the record books ... See full article

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Get Photo Fit How to Properly Maintain Your Body: Interview with Dr. Kelly Starrett

I originally met Kelly Starrett through my pal Tim Ferriss (cjLIVE episode here) – who had nothing but amazing things to say… Kelly is a coach, physical therapist, author, speaker, and cre... See full article

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A Robot That Drives Your Camera The Little Motion Control Dolly That Could

I stumbled on this gem via Kickstarter a week or two ago and reached out to my camera tech pal Sohail to get his take. In short, we cranked out this review in short order to give you a first look AND&... See full article

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Holy Sheep LED Artwork of Sheep Herding [Suspect]

In a virtual world full of fans, circles, followers and friends, today we celebrate the world’s greatest follower: the sheep. Consider: A clever group of Welsh hill farmers dress their flock of ... See full article

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Would You Die For The Photo? An Erie Peek at War Photography

I’m no photojournalist – but I have huge respect for those men and women who put themselves in dangerous zones, risking their lives, to show the world some of its most important (horrifyin... See full article

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Hands-On Camera Review with the Panasonic GH3 [Side By Side Comparos + Can it Beat a $250 eBay Bargain?]

Given the response and discussion around last week’s post on the D600, I invited pal Ben Pitt back to share another hands on review of a camera that has been competing for eyeballs: the GH3. Sin... See full article

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Snowshoe Art Creativity Out in the Cold

There’s a magical impermanence to Simon Beck’s “Snow Art,” like low tide beach sculptures or Buddhist sand mandalas. Created using snowshoes and precise orienteering, these sno... See full article

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Visual Fuel: 5 Websites Worth the Click [Creative Inspiration]

As a creative you likely already have your ‘go-to’ sources for visual inspiration. There’s certainly no shortage of them; from 500px.com to the Atlantic’s In Focus blog, the in... See full article

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Stunning Portraits of Children from 169 Countries The American Melting Pot

How does that song go? “I believe the children are our future.” While it’s an obvious statement, apparently photographer Danny Goldfield shares this same sentiment. Over a period of ... See full article

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Higher than Ive Ever Been [for Clean, Safe Water]

This is the highest I’ve ever been. Its weird. Days on Kilimanjaro feel both infinitely long and short at the same time. They are long thanks to pre-dawn wakeups, 10 hours on trail 5 to 14 mi... See full article

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Top 6 Orchestra Flashmobs Acts of Robust Hit-and-Run Culture in Public Spaces

There’s one thing about classical music that I’ve always believed: it is far better to see it performed than to hear a recording of it. While this is true for just about all kinds of music... See full article

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Here We Go! Climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro for Clean Safe Drinking Water

Friends! Ive sent out a few social pings over the past couple days about being in Africa, but this is really the first time Ive had more than a moment to share the lay of the land. Im here on... See full article

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Best Photo Locations: The Secret of Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua

Sometimes you have to get off the beaten path to find the real texture in a location. The truth is, locations that are hard to find will reveal new angles and subjects. Trust me, if it’s hard to... See full article

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A Curation of SuperRad Photos The Best of 2012 [43 images]

It’s New Year’s Eve 2012! While the New Year stands for new beginnings, resolutions, and clean slates, it’s also a chance to look back at 2012… a fascinating year. From the eye... See full article

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Streaking, Ice Baths, Elephants & More 8 Holiday Celebrations That Go Global

It may be pine trees, stockings, eggnog and carols where I’m at in the ‘States, but here’s a look at some seasonal partying elsewhere in the world. Ice swimming, road races, and̷... See full article

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25 Behind-the-Scenes Images from a Commercial Photoshoot in Monaco

It’s that time of year. The holiday hustle. We’re all trying to squeeze everything in. If you can pull yourself away from work, shopping, traveling or whatever it is you’re doing tod... See full article

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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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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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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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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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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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