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7 Jedi Mind Tricks Every Portrait Photographer Should Know

7 JEDI MIND TRICKS EVERY PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHER SHOULD KNOW

Jedi mind tricks are not just for Jedi. They're for photographers too. Us portrait photographers face a difficult mission. We must...

Photographer Shoots Thermal Photos of the Homeless in the Winter

PHOTOGRAPHER SHOOTS THERMAL PHOTOS OF THE HOMELESS IN THE WINTER

With homelessness on the rise in countries across Europe, photographer Grey Hutton decided to take to the streets of London and Berlin...

 
 
 
This is the Surface of a Comet

THIS IS THE SURFACE OF A COMET

Back in 2014, the Rosetta spacecraft captured the world's imagination by arriving at a comet and snapping the first-ever photos of...

Requiem for My Canon Powershot G12

REQUIEM FOR MY CANON POWERSHOT G12

Seven years ago I decided to buy a camera to capture my climbing adventures. Little did I know how it would change my life. Not only...

 
 
 
LEX is an Open Source Sony E-Mount Film Camera

LEX IS AN OPEN SOURCE SONY E-MOUNT FILM CAMERA

LEX is a new prototype open source film camera that features a E-mount, allowing Sony photographers to use their existing collection...

Photographer Wins Monkey Selfie Copyright Case, Court Slams PETA

PHOTOGRAPHER WINS MONKEY SELFIE COPYRIGHT CASE, COURT SLAMS PETA

Photographer David Slater has won his legal battle over that monkey selfie. A US appeals court ruled Monday that US copyright law doesn't...

 
 
 

NVIDIA'S AI-POWERED ‘CONTENT-AWARE FILL' IS MIND-BLOWING

NVIDIA is taking Photoshop-style “Content-Aware Fill” to the next level. The company has introduced a new state-of-the-art technique...

YOUR CAMERA IS BETTER THAN WHAT LEGENDARY PHOTOGRAPHERS USED

If you think that buying a better camera or lens will instantly make you a better photographer, consider this: it's likely that the...

 
 
 
How to Shoot Polaroid i-Type Film in a Old Polaroid 600

HOW TO SHOOT POLAROID I-TYPE FILM IN A OLD POLAROID 600

Here's a tutorial on how you can shoot Polaroid i-Type instant film in an old Polaroid 600 instant camera. I think the pictures speak...

Shootout: Samsung Galaxy vs Google Pixel vs Apple iPhone

SHOOTOUT: SAMSUNG GALAXY VS GOOGLE PIXEL VS APPLE IPHONE

It's been a few years now since smartphones became legitimate tools for professional photography. While a DSLR or high-end mirrorless...

 
 
 
Nikon Pro Mirrorless Coming Along at a ‘Rapid Pace', Launch Within a Year

NIKON PRO MIRRORLESS COMING ALONG AT A ‘RAPID PACE', LAUNCH WITHIN A YEAR

It appears that Sony is right , and that Canon and Nikon are furiously racing to bring professional full-frame mirrorless cameras to...

DxO Labs in Receivership, Bankruptcy Case Opened: Report

DXO LABS IN RECEIVERSHIP, BANKRUPTCY CASE OPENED: REPORT

DxO Labs has reportedly gone into receivership as a bankruptcy proceeding is opened in France. The company is mum on what exactly is...

 
 
 
This Photographer Combines Toys and Practical Effects

THIS PHOTOGRAPHER COMBINES TOYS AND PRACTICAL EFFECTS

Mitchel Wu is a professional toy photographer. He combines toys, photography skills, practical effects, and imagination to create “alternative...

EP. 273: THE PHOTO COMMUNITY IS NOT SHY - AND MORE

 Episode 273 of the PetaPixel Photography Podcast . Download MP3 - Subscribe via iTunes , Google Play , email or RSS ! Featured:...

 
 
 
My Thoughts on the SmugMug Flickr Acquisition

MY THOUGHTS ON THE SMUGMUG FLICKR ACQUISITION

Yesterday, we learned that the photo-sharing site Flickr has been acquired by the photo sharing site SmugMug. Terms of the acquisition...

Photos of the Tsukiji Fish Market

PHOTOS OF THE TSUKIJI FISH MARKET

With an area of about 230,000 square meters, Tsukiji fish market is one of the largest fish markets in the world. Inside there are...

 
 
 
Meike Unveils an 85mm f/1.8, Its First Autofocus Lens

MEIKE UNVEILS AN 85MM F/1.8, ITS FIRST AUTOFOCUS LENS

Meike has announced its new 85mm f/1.8 full-frame lens , the Hong Kong-based camera gear manufacturer's first autofocus lens. It's...

Flickr Has Been Acquired by SmugMug

FLICKR HAS BEEN ACQUIRED BY SMUGMUG

Huge news in the photo sharing world today: SmugMug just announced that it has acquired Flickr from Yahoo, which was itself acquired...

 
 
 

SHOOTING A WET PLATE MACRO OF A CHERRY BLOSSOM HIGH ON A TREE

After I recently saw cherry blossoms on my tree, I wanted to shoot one of them with my wet plate camera... while the blossom is still...

An Open Letter to alexilubomirski: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Need A Wedding Photographer!

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALEXILUBOMIRSKI: PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE NEED A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER!

Dear Alexi, Congratulations on the announcement that you will be Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding photographer! Your engagement...

 
 
 



Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting,“WINDOW OF ABUNDANCE” by...

Contemporary Abstract Landscape Art Painting,“WINDOW OF ABUNDANCE” by Intuitive Artist Joan Fullerton

FRESH OFF THE EASEL.. 24"x24" Mixed Media on Cradled Panel/Available Read more ...

Bold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting "Summer's Here" by Santa Fe...

Bold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting "Summer's Here" by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien GonzalesBold Expressive Still Life Flower Art Painting "Summer's Here" by Santa Fe Artist Annie O'Brien Gonzales

40"x30" Oil on Canvas/Available HERE My NEW ONLINE COURSE is now OPEN: "Floral Still Life Painting with Color and Feeling" Learn More at Read more ...

Cabinet of Curiosities / PRau Limited

Cabinet of Curiosities / PRau Limited

© Hazel Redmond Architects: PRau Limited Location: Christchurch, New Zealand Lead Architects: Phil Redmond Team: Madeleine Clarke Area: 504.0 m2 Project Year: 2018 Photographs... Read more ...

Updates Released of Renzo Piano's First Residential Project in the United States

Updates Released of Renzo Piano's First Residential Project in the United States

Courtesy of Terra New details have been released of Renzo Piano Building Workshop's first residential building in the United States ; a landmark luxury condominium scheme on... Read more ...

Contemporary Art, Mixed Media, Abstract Art Painting “Color Renovar” by...

Contemporary Art, Mixed Media, Abstract Art Painting “Color Renovar” by Arizona Artist Pat Stacy

FRESH OFF THE EASEL.. 48"x"30" Mixed Media/Available Read more ...

HL-1 House / arquitectos

HL-1 House / arquitectos

© Onnis Luque Architects: arquitectos Location: Mazatlan, Mexico Architects In Charge: Javier Hidalgo, Ezequiel Ruiz, Luis Miguel Verdugo, Javier Sánchez. Area: 488.0... Read more ...

Muller Villa / Andrea Pelati Architecte

Muller Villa / Andrea Pelati Architecte

© Thomas Jantscher Architects: Andrea Pelati Architecte Location: Cortaillod, Switzerland Lead Architects: Andrea Pelati, Antonio Conroy Area: 265.0 m2 Project Year... Read more ...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "ACCEPTING IT ALL" by Abstract...

Contemporary Abstract Expressionist Painting "ACCEPTING IT ALL" by Abstract Artist Pamela Fowler Lordi

"ACCEPTING IT ALL" 30" x 24"Acrylic and texture on Canvas$600.00 Read more ...

Østerild Visitors and Operation Center / Cubo Arkitekter

Østerild Visitors and Operation Center / Cubo Arkitekter

© Martin Schubert Architects: Cubo Arkitekter Location: Testcentervej 7D, 7700 Thisted, Denmark Area: 650.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Martin Schubert Landscape... Read more ...

Italianate House / Renato D'Ettorre Architects

Italianate House / Renato D'Ettorre Architects

© Simone Bossi Architects: Renato D'Ettorre Architects Location: Surry Hills, Australia Lead Architect: Renato D'Ettorre Area: 490.0 m2 Project Year: 2017 Photographs: Simone... Read more ...