Wrapping Up Another Week on Light Stalking Popular Stories, Photo Contests and Great Shots

Light Stalking has grown into a thriving community with close to a million people following us or seeing us online in one form or other, every month. In all of the hullabaloo, its easy to miss the ... See full article

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Hype Machines the Photography + Art of Movie Posters [Academy Award Nominated]

It’s Oscar season, folks! Love or hate the Academy, it’s hard not to get a little swept up in the fever. And with the Super Bowl now behind us, it gives us a reason to ask “who will ... 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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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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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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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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Fat versus Tall: Why Wide Design Is Catching On

Knowing how to deliver images that play nicely with the current design trends is paramount for any working photographer. But why does one orientation work better than another? My friend Sohail breaks ... See full article

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Popular Stories on Light Stalking, Photo of the Week and More!

Light Stalking has grown into a thriving community with close to a million people following us or seeing us online in one form or other, every month. In all of the hullabaloo, its easy to miss the ... See full article

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Survivorman Les Stroud: Produce the Creative Work & Life You Want [Wed Jan 30, 11am PST]

The LIVE broadcast is Wednesday 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 his lo... See full article

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28 Cute and Beautiful Photographs of Penguins

Penguins are a favourite of everyone from the humble iPhone photographer at the zoo through to the professional shooting in the Antarctic. And it’s for a good reason – they are a hugely ph... See full article

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Nude Photos Prompt Apple to Remove 500px from iTunes App Store

Apple abruptly removed the mega-popular 500px from the iTunes App store today citing the fact that users can search for photos with featured nudity. I caught up with 500px CEO and co-founder Oleg Guts... 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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Skate This: Recycled Skateboard Sculptures

From the street to the gallery: Ever wonder what happens to old skateboards that get tossed when next year’s decks come out? Turns out some of them make it into the three-dimensional sculptures ... 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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D600 the Affordable full-frame DSLR Whats the Catch? [Hands on Review]

It’s been out in the marketplace for a while now – but the conversation and questions continue to churn around the D600. Is it all that and a bag of chips? Or is there a catch? Is it a goo... 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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How To Create a Motion Blur Effect in Photoshop

Motion Blur Filter For the first technique I am going to start with this rather boring and cluttered image I made in a forest on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada. Maybe it wouldn’t be ... 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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34 Photographs of Cathedral and Church Interiors That Rock

Some subjects just lend themselves to amazing imagery. The interiors of religious structures like cathedrals are one of those subjects. We think that this collection brings that through beautifully. S... See full article

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