27 Exciting Night Time City Shots

The vibrance and excitement of cities are an amazing subject for photographers. When you put a good photographer in front of a great scene then the resulting photographs can be amazing. We think these... See full article

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Tribute to Apocalypse Now Heart of Coppola

In honor of the 33rd anniversary of Apocalypse Now, film editor Brian Caroll put this mash up together. It’s a gem. Makes me want to go back and watch the movie and the epic documentary Hearts o... See full article

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31 Amazing Photographs of Beach Rock Formations

While good photographers can find the beauty in almost any object, part of the game can still involve finding more interesting and beautiful things to photograph. Getting outdoors helps and these phot... See full article

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Traveling for Photo and Video Shoots 12 Mission Critical Tips for Pre-Production

So youre going on the road to shoot photos/videos for fun or for a client? Kate here again, Executive Producer over here at Team Chase. This is part 2 of 4 on how to make it happen. In my last post... See full article

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Quick & Dirty Time-lapse Photography [tech]

How many seconds of time-lapse video can be produced in two hours? I sat at the top of Signal Hill in Capetown, South Africa a few weeks ago to demonstrate the possibilities. I explain in the video ab... See full article

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Making Interesting Photos from the Mundane: 30 Creative Photos of Street Lamps

Finding interesting shots in mundane subjects is one of the great skills of any talented photographer. And it’s a long way from being easy. But with an open and inquiring mind, it’s possib... See full article

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Emerging Talent: Burning Man + Beyond Darren Millers Performance Artists [as captured by one]

Happy Labor Day! Today there are thousands upon thousands of people streaming out of the Nevada desert from the annual gathering called Burning Man. A friend called the annual event, ‘the most s... See full article

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Gods Eye View [perspective]

In this e’ve seen Tarantino’s FROM BELOW, Wes Anderson’s FROM ABOVE, a mash-up of BREAKING BAD POVs and the final perspective piece of this series of posts, compiled from many well-k... See full article

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Observing a Meth Lab & the Chemist: Breaking Bad POV [perspective]

If you like my earlier post on Quentin Tarantino’s FROM BELOW perspective and Wes Anderson’s well-known perspective of FROM ABOVE- check out another one of our favorite examples of perspec... See full article

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From Above: Comes Wes Anderson [perspective]

If you like my earlier post on Quentin Tarantino’s FROM BELOW perspective – check out another great director’s work FROM ABOVE. Like Tarantino, Wes Anderson’s movies are immedi... See full article

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From Below: Comes Tarantino [perspective]

Perspective. I’ve mentioned it before. Shifting yours can impact your work substantially. As an example, I found this short piece highlighting the work of Quentin Tarantino. One of his favorite ... See full article

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Emerging Talent: Kindra Timmerwilkes Moody, Intensely Personal 365 Days Project

The work of Kindra Timmerwilke is a great example of commitment to craft. She’s been following her passion for photography with diligence – despite having a day job. Based out of Seattle, ... See full article

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Inspirational Photos by Neil Armstrong Primary Photographer on the First Successful Manned Mission to the Moon

Neil Armstrong passed this weekend. I was sad to hear the news that the man who spoke those immortal words that inspired the world: “It’s a small step for [a] man, a giant leap for mankind... See full article

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Big Art Mob Project Aims to Map a Global Collection of Public + Street Art

Art created for the sole intent of eliciting surprise and delight- often with anonymity – makes the world a more creative place. A story on NPR caught my eye yesterday – about a project th... See full article

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Amazing Photographs of Tracks and Paths

We have talked before about leading lines in photographic composition and paths, roads and tracks always feature prominently in such discussions. This collection shows what can be done with these subj... See full article

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Emerging Talent: Thomas Czarneckis Dead Disney Princesses A Morbid Twist on Childhood Classics

Disney movies are an integrated part of childhood for most Westernized culture, to the point where if someone is presented with a picture of any of the “princesses” they can immediately id... See full article

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5 Tips for Shooting Photos & Video from a Helicopter

Sometimes shooting from the air is essential. While there are increasingly more options besides a helicopter (we’ve shot more with R/C helis in recent years – click here and click here to ... See full article

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22 Clever and Interesting Photographs of Wall Murals and Street Art

While murals and street art are always a fun thing to photograph, getting good photos of the subject is a little harder than it seems at first. Often getting a clever context to the art helps in produ... See full article

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What the Foap?! How to Sell Your iPhone Photos [But is it Worth It?]

The iPhone application Foap says $10. Actually…$5 after they take their cut. Here’s the rundown… Foap is a micro stock photography app made exclusively for iPhone photography. You up... See full article

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15 of the Best Olympic Photos on the Internet Today

Here, for your weekend viewing pleasure, are 15 of the best swimming, lifting,hammer throwing, volleyball, fencing, shotputting, gymnastics, track & field, diving, horseback riding, and kayaking p... See full article

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35 Amazing and Colourful Photographs of Dragonflies

A quick trip into the back garden often throws up a slew of photographic opportunities. For people who are lucky enough to have a few dragonflies around, the colourful creatures are a great subject. E... See full article

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Blue Plate Special: the Proud Women of USA Diners and their Food

Jerard here from Chase’s crew. I love a good road trip. There’s nothing like the freedom and discovery of hitting the road with no real destination, no particular schedule and nothing but ... See full article

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Time Travel Photography: Blending Centuries in a Single Image

Inspiration is everywhere. Sometimes you just have to look in unexpected places. Like the past. Whidbey Island, WA photographer Jim Adams has done something you don’t see every day: time travel ... See full article

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7 Cool Photoshop Layer Tricks

When youre using layers in Photoshop for photo editing and composting you can speed up the process of working with them if you know these cool layer tricks. 1. Unlock the Background You will alread... See full article

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Photoshoot Secrets: Why Model Talent is Crucial & How to Cast For the Best

Hi friends, Megan here – I’m Chase’s primary on-staff producer. We just wrapped up a commercial shoot for a major sporting goods company and it required a monster amount of productio... See full article

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