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My Friend Sent Me on a Photo Quest During Social Distancing

MY FRIEND SENT ME ON A PHOTO QUEST DURING SOCIAL DISTANCING

My friend Jon Gilchrist and I were talking about cabin fever and ways to stay active while also socially distancing during the ongoing...

PRANKSTER POSING AS BIG PHOTOGRAPHER FOOLS INSTAGRAMMERS. AND ABC NEWS

Australian comedian Lewis Spears is known in his home country for fake stories to news outlets. Last year, Spears traveled to Los Angeles...

 
 
 

LOCKDOWN INSPIRATION: PHOTOGRAPHING LOVING SNAILS

Simple things in life can be so beautiful and love can be found everywhere. This lovely couple I found suddenly while walking next...

Rogue Launches FlashBender v3 with Improved Grip and Shapeability

ROGUE LAUNCHES FLASHBENDER V3 WITH IMPROVED GRIP AND SHAPEABILITY

Rogue has announced the latest version of its FlashBender shapeable reflectors and softboxes. Version 3 features a number of improvements...

 
 
 
The Winning Photos of the Military Visual Awards for 2019

THE WINNING PHOTOS OF THE MILITARY VISUAL AWARDS FOR 2019

The Military Visual Awards has announced its winning photographs for 2019, honoring the best military photos captured worldwide over...

Prioritizing Concept Over Aesthetic in Street and Social Documentary Photography

PRIORITIZING CONCEPT OVER AESTHETIC IN STREET AND SOCIAL DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY

There seems to be a trend in current photography goals to achieve a “look” to one's work. I feel this is a short-sighted goal, and...

 
 
 
Quarantined Photographer is Hosting Photo Shoots Over Video Chat

QUARANTINED PHOTOGRAPHER IS HOSTING PHOTO SHOOTS OVER VIDEO CHAT

Condé Nast photographer Alessio Albi obviously can't do the kind of real-world shooting he's used to right now, but that hasn't stopped...

Autonomous ‘Pandemic Drones' Can Detect Coughing, Fever and More

AUTONOMOUS ‘PANDEMIC DRONES' CAN DETECT COUGHING, FEVER AND MORE

US drone maker Draganfly -one of DJI's major competitors in the commercial camera drone space-is working with the Australian Department...

 
 
 

CYCLORAMA: HOW TO BUILD YOUR OWN PROFESSIONAL ‘INFINITY STUDIO'

The folks over at Syrp have just released plans for one of the most intense, involved, but potentially rewarding DIY projects you could...

Sony: Coronavirus Has Had No Impact on Sensor Production, but Supply Chains are ‘Unstable'

SONY: CORONAVIRUS HAS HAD NO IMPACT ON SENSOR PRODUCTION, BUT SUPPLY CHAINS ARE ‘UNSTABLE'

Sony has released an official “statement regarding the impact of the spread of the novel coronavirus,” in which the company details...

 
 
 
Apple Just Made Final Cut Pro X Free to Use for 90 Days

APPLE JUST MADE FINAL CUT PRO X FREE TO USE FOR 90 DAYS

Following in the footsteps of Adobe , Affinity and others, Apple has just made their professional-grade video editing program Final...

I Used My Drone to Take Silly Portraits of People in Self-Isolation

I USED MY DRONE TO TAKE SILLY PORTRAITS OF PEOPLE IN SELF-ISOLATION

Since we're all stuck inside and social distancing, I recently took out my drone and photographed people in their homes through their...

 
 
 
This Site Lets You Compare Hundreds of Popular Lightroom Presets Side-by-Side

THIS SITE LETS YOU COMPARE HUNDREDS OF POPULAR LIGHTROOM PRESETS SIDE-BY-SIDE

A new website called Compare Presets wants to help photographers find the perfect Lightroom preset for them. It does this by letting...

Artists are Photoshopping People Out of Iconic Images to Encourage Others to StayHome

ARTISTS ARE PHOTOSHOPPING PEOPLE OUT OF ICONIC IMAGES TO ENCOURAGE OTHERS TO STAYHOME

Artistic duo of Tony Fero and Helena Juan have teamed up on a creative idea that uses Photoshop to send a public health message. It's...

 
 
 
Photographers, Here's a Quick and Free Way to Improve Your SEO

PHOTOGRAPHERS, HERE'S A QUICK AND FREE WAY TO IMPROVE YOUR SEO

Backlinks are a pillar of SEO. As photographers, we have a unique niche in to getting backlinks. Websites need images for their pages,...

Lomography Unveils New, Super-High Contrast Black and White Film

LOMOGRAPHY UNVEILS NEW, SUPER-HIGH CONTRAST BLACK AND WHITE FILM

Lomography has just announced a brand new high-contrast black and white film stock for 35mm SLRs. The soon-to-be-released Fantôme Kino...

 
 
 
The Pencil of Nature: Read One of the World's First Photo Books

THE PENCIL OF NATURE: READ ONE OF THE WORLD'S FIRST PHOTO BOOKS

Back in 1844, English photography pioneer Henry Fox Talbot began publishing the seminal book The Pencil of Nature , the first photo...

Canon Confirms 1D X Mark III ‘Lock Up' Issue, Firmware Fix Coming Soon

CANON CONFIRMS 1D X MARK III ‘LOCK UP' ISSUE, FIRMWARE FIX COMING SOON

A couple of weeks ago, a number of Canon 1D X Mark III users began reporting that their cameras were locking up mid-burst, making them...

 
 
 

EERIE DRONE FOOTAGE OF AN EMPTY SAN FRANCISCO DURING QUARANTINE

Filmmaker Dan Denegre of Space Race Studio recently shot a short, poignant bit of footage documenting the eerie stillness of San Francisco's...

Sony Spins Off Camera Business Into Separate Company

SONY SPINS OFF CAMERA BUSINESS INTO SEPARATE COMPANY

Early this morning, Sony announced that it would be spinning off its entire “Electronics Products & Solutions” segment-including its...

 
 
 



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 ...

Comfort in Context House / Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute

Comfort in Context House / Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute

Chain10 Architecture & Interior Design Institute Location: Kaohsiung City, Taiwan Project Year: 2019 Photographs: Qimin Wu Area: 280.0 m2 Read more ...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International...

Environmental Fine Art Painting, Butterflies "Fields of Green" International Abstract Realism Artist Arrachme

Fairies, Butterflies? Abstract contemporary acrylic on canvas. Let your imagination fly free. Green blended background refresh the promise of clear skies. 28"x22" Acrylic on... Read more ...

Contemporary Purple Iris, Floral Painting, Botanical Art “UNRESTRAINED

Contemporary Purple Iris, Floral Painting, Botanical Art “UNRESTRAINED

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 24"x24"x1/5/8" Acrylic on Canvas/Available Read more ...

Palette Knife, Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art on Canvas “Variations” By...

Palette Knife, Abstract Painting, Contemporary Art on Canvas “Variations” By Debra Hurd

FRESH OFF THE EASEL 16"x24" Palette Knife Oil Painting on Gallery Wrapped Canvas/Available Read more ...

Dead at 89, Lucia Bosé

Dead at 89, Lucia Bosé

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TRD House / Biselli Katchborian Arquitetos

TRD House / Biselli Katchborian Arquitetos

Biselli Katchborian Arquitetos Location: Metropolitan Region of São Paulo, Brazil Project Year: 2013 Photographs: Nelson Kon Area: 16146 ft2 Read more ...

Spotlight: Raymond Hood

Spotlight: Raymond Hood

30 Rockefeller Plaza , 1933, Rockefeller Center. Image © Flickr User Maciek Lulko licensed under CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 In a short but prodigious career Raymond Mathewson Hood had an... Read more ...

Blue Vase, Lemons and Pink Bowl

Blue Vase, Lemons and Pink Bowl

My focus with this painting was to make the colors flat and saturated and to have fun with my brushwork. I've achieved my goal, but what surprised me was that the colors are... Read more ...

Focusing on the Good

Focusing on the Good

Coffee Bean Alchemy by Shirley Fachilla. This guy is making one great cup of coffee, something he does very well. During a workshop several years ago, the instructor mentioned... Read more ...

The Abstract Beneath

The Abstract Beneath

The Blonde at the Window is an 18x14 oil done from life by Shirley Fachilla. A month or so ago I went to a wonderful art lecture given by Maggie Siner. She's a very... Read more ...