Silhouettes: Weekly Photography Challenge [With 18 Examples]

This week your photographic challenge is to shoot and share a Silhouette image. Silhouettes are images that often have a lot of drama and visual punch – yet they are not that hard to take. Here&... See full article

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DOing + MAKING Always Trumps Talking About It. Cool Vid Here.

Superfun piece here. Reverse motion isn’t a new technique by any stretch, but it doesn’t need to be. Messe Kopp had a cool idea and executed it – turned out fun and cool. And above a... See full article

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5 Easy Ways To Screw Up a Photo

Over the years Ive screwed more photos than I can count. And recently, when I was thinking about it, there have been a few constants behind many of these screw-ups. They are all easy to fix, bu... See full article

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Unbelievable photos captured by smartphone

"Im just an average guy that likes taking photos with my smartphone," says electrical engineer Jose Vazquez, known on Flickr as jmvazquezjr (jmv_nyc). "It started out as a hobby but ... See full article

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Morning in the Country and Light Stalkings Best for the Last 7 Days

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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How to Find Time for Your Photography Passion

Time is most definitely a precious commodity and is something that most of us can find scarce. If we are not seasoned pro photographers, and most of us probably aren’t, it can be very difficul... See full article

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Google+ Now Allows Full-Rez Photos!

Why this is cool Hitherto, both Facebook and Google+ limited your photos to 2048 pixels across. This was depressing to me and other photographers that take HUGE photos, many of mine over 7000 pixels a... See full article

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How to Record and Download Streaming Videos: 5 Easy Ways

If you are searching for how to record streaming video from websites like YouTube and wondering if you have the software or app for such purpose, you have come to the right place. You cannot download ... See full article

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Extravagant chandeliers

Our photo search for chandeliers revealed a multitude of luxurious fixtures decorating the interiors of architectural marvels across the world. Explore more of the buildings featured in these pho... See full article

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Introduction to Lightroom

Do you have Lightroom but feel like you’re not using it to it’s potential? Have you heard about the power of Lightroom but are not sure if you’ll be able to learn it? The following v... See full article

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The Secrets of Surf Photography - Chris Burkard Shares His Craft

At 26 years old, Chris Burkard is living the dream of traveling around the world to shoot surfers in exotic places. He’s been recognized for his work with some prestigious awards including a f... See full article

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How To Know You Are Ready To Become A Professional Photographer

By Annie Tao Many photography enthusiasts contact me because they want tips on how to make their dream of becoming a Professional Photographer a reality. I am a believer and an example that it is poss... See full article

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The Winners of the NYIP Photography Courses Are

A BIG thank you to everyone who entered our recent competition to win one of two photography courses from our friends at NYIP. The response was terrific with over 700 entries. In fact it was so great ... See full article

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Meanwhile, in New Zealand

Get the new Newsletter New Zealand video news Sign up below… a new video will be available soon. You’ll see it first! Me at the North Korean Prison Here’s a photo below of me at a No... See full article

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Behind the Action Mastering Outdoor Adventure Photography

If you have ever wanted to grab one of those outdoor hero shots of your friends or clients skiing, cycling, climbing etc, then you’ll now how difficult it can be to get the shot that stops peopl... See full article

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#FlickrFriday: Out of Reach

Last Flickr Friday we asked you to shoot for something Out of Reach. Above is a selection of submissions you entered featuring the far away and the inaccessible. Some looked on at the struggle... See full article

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The Single Most Important Element In Every Great Photograph And Why You Should Include It In Yours

Photographers are, at heart, exhibitionists. We crave people seeing our photographs and telling us how good they are, it gives us a warm fuzzy feeling and deep down and that’s why we do it. Whet... See full article

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Amazing landscapes of Altiplano

These are scenes from the famous Andean Plateau in South America that occupies Chile, Argentina, Bolivia, and Peru. The color variety and vast expanses make this region a prime spot for photograp... See full article

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Samsung Galaxy Review

As a fan of the Mac I find it hard to avoid news of the constant sniping, litigation and general blazing that is going on between Apple and Samsung over alleged patent infringements, new developments,... See full article

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Follow Me: A Mysterious Beauty Leads You Around the World with Photographs

Murad Osmann has put a really solid spin on the traditional “vacation album”. Already picked up by... See full article

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How I Got The Shot: Desert Road

Some exposure situations become difficult to handle in-camera without a little post processing later on. A perfect example is this shot of a desert road in Valley of Fire State Park, Nevada, that I ... See full article

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Genie Time Lapse Photography Camera Device

New Timelapse Device Now Available! See the full “Time Lapse Photography Syrp Genie Review” here on the site. I bought one during the Kickstarter phase, but now they are generally availabl... See full article

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5 Key Steps to Defining Your Personal Photographic Style

Create your own visual style…let it be unique for yourself and yet identifiable for others. — Orson Welles. While the visual style Welles was referring to was probably in the context... See full article

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Las Fallas of Valencia – Spain’s fascinating fiesta

The Spanish city of Valencia celebrates a one-of-a-kind party every year, where artists publicly display elaborate sculptures (aka ninots in Valencian) depicting animated characters. Revelers e... See full article

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Snap Up our Food Photography Guide for just $7 [Early Bird Special]

Today I’m excited to announce the launch of our brand new Guide to Photographing Food over at SnapnGuides. This mini-guide is all about helping you to learn how to mouth-watering photo of food a... See full article

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