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Perfect Imperfections: Using a Flawed Camera Lens for Creative Photos

Perfect Imperfections: Using a Flawed Camera Lens for Creative Photos

28 days ago   |   Peta Pixel   |   2 articles

If you were to ask a photographer whether it's better to invest in a camera or a lens, most would answer lens. After all, no amount of megapixels or camera features can save...
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Randomizing Photo Shoots to Stretch My Creativity

Randomizing Photo Shoots to Stretch My Creativity

3 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

I am a fan of light. Hard light; reflected light; dappled light; low-key light; colored light - I love it all. Light makes or breaks not only my images but my mood. I'd venture...
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Why I Deleted All of My Social Media and 60,000 Followers

Why I Deleted All of My Social Media and 60,000 Followers

4 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

Yesterday morning, I woke up and deleted all my social media. My Instagram, Twitter, and personal Facebook accounts (I deleted my Facebook business page a year earlier), all...
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From Lighting Test to Album Cover: The Tale of a Photo in the Social Media Age

From Lighting Test to Album Cover: The Tale of a Photo in the Social Media Age

8 monthes ago   |   Peta Pixel

As a photographer in 2018, I can't help but think of my photos as drops in an ocean of imagery. Here are a few quick stats: There are over 60 million photos uploaded to...
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Here's a Free 2-Hour Creative Portrait Lighting Workshop with Nick Fancher

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

Photographer Nick Fancher is known for combining thriftiness and creativity into eye-catching portrait lighting , and he has even written two books on the subject, titled...
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How to Use a Projector as a Lighting Tool for Creative Portraits

How to Use a Projector as a Lighting Tool for Creative Portraits

One year ago   |   Peta Pixel

In my opinion, there's an extra layer of believability - a tangibility, if you will - to using practical effects as opposed to relying heavily on post-production. Post work is...
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Shooting Beauty Photos with Jewelry Made Out of Candy

Shooting Beauty Photos with Jewelry Made Out of Candy

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

I recently collaborated with food typographer Danielle Evans . She approached me with the idea of doing a beauty shoot except the jewelry would be made out of candy that she...
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You Don't Need to Spend a Fortune to Have a Great Photo Studio

You Don't Need to Spend a Fortune to Have a Great Photo Studio

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

I have a studio. For those of you that know me - the author of the Studio Anywhere books , which focus on shooting anywhere but a studio - this statement may sound oxymoronic...
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How to Shoot Pro Portraits in Everyday Places

How to Shoot Pro Portraits in Everyday Places

2 years ago   |   Peta Pixel

My name is Nick Fancher and I'm a portrait and commercial photographer who specializes in lighting, specifically with the use of small flash in unconventional locations. I've...
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Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott presents new marble sculptures at on form 18

Emma Elliott is one of forty sculptors selected for on form 18, a biennial exhibition of sculpture in stone at Asthall Manor in the Cotswolds. She joins world renowned and... Read more ...

Prefabricated Islington Courtyard House / Mitzman Architects LLP

Prefabricated Islington Courtyard House / Mitzman Architects LLP

© Richard Chivers Architects: Mitzman Architects LLP Location: London Borough of Islington, United Kingdom Category: Houses Lead Architects: Richard Mitzman, Socrates... Read more ...

Minerva School / Sweco Architects

Minerva School / Sweco Architects

© Felix Gerlach Architects: Sweco Architects Location: Glaciärgatan 2, 907 27 Umeå, Sweden Category: High School Lead Architects: Bo Jonsson & Anna Lundberg Area: 6700.0... Read more ...

Contemporary Acrylic Abstract Art Painting , “Color Study Red” by Colorado...

Contemporary Acrylic Abstract Art Painting , “Color Study Red” by Colorado Mixed Media Abstract Artist Carol Nelson

12"x36"x1.5" Mixed Media on Canvas/Private Collection Commissions welcome. Read more ...

Cadogan Song School / Palassis Architects

Cadogan Song School / Palassis Architects

© Bo Wong Architects: Palassis Architects Location: 38 St Georges Terrace, Perth WA 6000, Australia Category: Extension Lead Architect: Kevin Palassis Area: 200.0 m2 Project... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Queen of the Plateau” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

This large single tree growing out of inhospitable rocks looks like an aloof Queen surveying her domain. And like a protective queen, her strong branches offer a nesting place... Read more ...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil...

Contemporary Impressionist Colorado Landscape Painting, Fine Art Oil Painting, Tree, “Queen of the Plateau” by Colorado Contemporary Fine Artist Jody Ahrens

This large single tree growing out of inhospitable rocks looks like an aloof Queen surveying her domain. And like a protective queen, her strong branches offer a nesting place... Read more ...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive...

Abstract Landscape Painting, Contemporary Art “Wonderment” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

16" x 20" x .75" Acrylic on Cradled Panel Read more ...

Gym Loft / eklund terbeek

Gym Loft / eklund terbeek

© René de Wit Architects: eklund terbeek Location: Rotterdam, The Netherlands Category: Apartment interiors Lead Architects: Jenny Eklund, Dominique ter Beek Area: 230.0... Read more ...

Albert Julius Olsson, Cloudy Moonlight

Albert Julius Olsson, Cloudy Moonlight

Doncaster Museum and Art Gallery Date: c. 1900 Technique: Oil on canvas Source Read more ...

Studio 45 / Marston Architects

Studio 45 / Marston Architects

© Katherine Lu Architects: Marston Architects Location: Manly New South Wales 2095, Australia Category: Office buildings Lead Architect: Vivianne Marston Design Team: Philippa... Read more ...