Interview with a Collector The Discovery and Legacy of the Vivian Maier Collection

I’m a huge fan of Vivian Maier’s work. When I heard that there was an exhibition of her work right in my backyard (over at PCNW) it made me want to share some insight. In this interview, P... See full article

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Anatomy of a Modeling Session

I am often contacted by people who are interested in modeling, either as a hobby, or to build a portfolio to try and model professionally. It’s one of the more fun things I get to do with a came... See full article

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10 Photography Grants and Scholarships for Amateurs and Professionals

For many of us photographers, whether hobbyists or professionals, there are times when additional resources are needed to continue or progress our work. Photography projects can be very time intensive... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ James Maher

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered Who are the photographers who write for dPS? We thought it would be a good time to introduce them to you through ... See full article

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How To Keep Your Memory Cards Healthy

In this post, Steve Berardi from PhotoNaturalist explains how to keep your memory cards healthy. Memory cards are one of the most often neglected parts of digital photography. But, they’re extre... See full article

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How to Match Exposures when Stitching Panoramas in Photoshop

Since the introduction of Photoshop CS2, Adobes image editing software has shipped with the ability to easily merge a series of photographs into a panorama. Often, it is incredibly simple: once y... 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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How To Achieve Nice Bokeh [In Plain English]

By Annie Tao Want to take portraits that have nice bokeh? First, what is it? BOKEH = noun. a Japanese term for the subjective aesthetic quality of out-of-focus areas of a photographic image. Below... See full article

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Street Photography: Exploitative vs Respect

Over the last couple of years we’ve seen a rise in interest by many dPS readers (and around the web) in the topic of street photography and street portraiture. While I love the idea of documenti... See full article

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The Lumineers Perform Ho Hey on chasejarvisLIVE at the Capitol Hill Block Party [2013 Grammy Nominees]

If you’re a regular reader you know that I’m a big Lumineers fan. Theyve been on my radar for a while and are one of my favorites right now. My friend John Richards from Seattle’s... See full article

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Four Tips on Your Image Data Safety Procedures

Introduction The following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Workflow System Workshop on DVD, a system designed to increase your post production speed by 5 to 10 times. Click here to learn m... See full article

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10 Creative Nature Photography Compositions and How They Were Taken

Art is not what you see, but what you make others see. Edgar Degas What makes a great photograph? Is there any one aspect of the process which separates the merely good from the truly magnifi... 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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Survivorman Les Stroud: Produce the Creative Work & Life You Want [TODAY Jan 30, 11am PST]

UPDATE: The LIVE broadcast is TODAY January 30th – 11am SEA time (2pm NYC -19:00 London) – mark your calendars and flip your dial to http://www.chasejarvis.com/live. Les Stroud combined hi... See full article

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10 Ways to Direct a Portrait Shoot like a Pro

In this post Gina Milicia – author of our brand new eBook “Portraits: Making the Shot” shares 10 tips on directing a portrait shoot like a Pro. 1. Check your Mood Have you ever been ... See full article

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Microstock Photographers Plan D-Day Boycott After Getty Gives Away Images Through Google

Contributors to iStockphoto are planning to pull their portfolios from the microstock site following the discovery of a new distribution agreement with Google. Users of Google Drive, the search compan... See full article

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Using Photography and Video to Tell Stories that Need to Be Told

This morning I came across a short film that I just had to share with the dPS community. It is the story of Jill Brzezinski-Conley who shares her story of life, love and the challenges thrown her way ... 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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Include The Foreground For Dramatic Landscapes

When photographing landscapes, it’s very easy to get lost in the grandiosity of the overall view, and sometimes , lose sight of what could be a better image. Many times, I’ve been taken ... See full article

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See Nick Francher Create a White Room with some Pegboard [Video]

While surfing on Youtube today I came across the following video from photographer Nick Francher creating a DIY studio setup that created a cool effect. In it he uses peg board to create a background ... See full article

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An Editorial: Is the Internet a Photographers Friend or Foe?

Rewinding the Clocks back 15 Years Should we wind our clocks back about 15 years to a time before the phenomenal popularity of home based computers and the internet, there was a general widespread kno... See full article

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Learning to See, Part IV

The Hues and Use of Colour, Part III Seek the strongest colour possible…the content is of no importance. Henri Matisse Upon review of our last entry we learned that the colour, tone or s... See full article

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Meet The Photographers Who Write For Digital Photography School ~ Matt Dutile

Youve been reading their articles for months or years, have you ever wondered Who are the photographers who write for DPS? We thought it would be a good time to introduce them to you through ... See full article

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Glitter Portrait: How I Took It

Recently while surfing through some shots on Flickr I came across the shot above – taken by CT Pham (aka Phamster on Flickr). The shot was eye catching and an interesting portrait and under it w... See full article

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How I Shot And Edited It Mesa Arch At Sunrise

Of the images I brought back from a trip to Utah’s Canyonlands and Arches National Parks this past Fall, the one above recieved the most comments and requests for info. For starters, this is a s... See full article

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