The Genius of Photography

The Genius of Photography
In the course of our 170 year relationship, photography has delighted us, served us, moved us, outraged us and occasionally disappointed us. But mainly, it has intrigued us by showing the secret strangeness that lies beneath the world of appearances.
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landscape photography
On February 20, 1902, the famous western photographer, Ansel Adams, was born in San Francisco. Adams’s dramatic black and white images of Yosemite and the West are some of the most widely recognized and admired photographs of the 20th century. “At one …
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How To Take Insta-Worthy Shots Of Your House Plants
paired with some of our favorite uploads from the collective. Click on for a photography masterclass to make your succulent stash look like a million bucks. Brace yourself for a ton of likes.
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Latest Photography News

Landscape Photography
On February 20, 1902, the famous western photographer, Ansel Adams, was born in San Francisco. Adams’s dramatic black and white images of Yosemite and the West are some of the most widely recognized and admired photographs of the 20th century. “At one …
Read more on The Dark Room the Baltimore Sun

How To Take Insta-Worthy Shots Of Your House Plants
paired with some of our favorite uploads from the collective. Click on for a photography masterclass to make your succulent stash look like a million bucks. Brace yourself for a ton of likes.
Read more on Refinery29

DIY Photography Light Tent
Build yourself a cheap and easy-to-assemble photography tent with a box, fabric, a white bristol board, lights, and standard office supplies (tape, glue, and a ruler). Cut out the walls of the box, leaving the borders and bottom of the box intact.
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Latest Photography News

International Art Photography Contest winners announced
The honoured photos were selected from 11,449 entries submitted by 958 photographers from 36 countries and territories around the world. The contest, which was sponsored by the Federation of International Art Photography (FIAP), was divided into four …
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MTU students explore cell phone photography
HOUGHTON — Visual and Performing Arts students at Michigan Tech are taking a uniquely simple approach to photography. In a recent project, students put their fancy cameras aside and shot photos with their cell phones. Cell phones have quickly become a …
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Tweet & Dance for World Aids Day // Tweet & danse pour la Journée Mondiale de Lutte contre le Sida {Paris Street Photography}
To celebrate the first day of December, World Aids Day / #WorldAidsDay and Twitter communication, which is so key to spreading golden nuggets of information – you still need to be critical-minded – at lightning speed across the connected parts of the globe …
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Science Photography

Science Photography
On January 7, 1839, an installation artist and chemist named Louis-Jacques-Mandé Daguerre announced to the French Academy of Sciences in Paris that he had perfected a photographic imaging technology that could be used on a large scale and was reproducible.
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The Genius of Photography
In the course of our 170 year relationship, photography has delighted us, served us, moved us, outraged us and occasionally disappointed us. But mainly, it has intrigued us by showing the secret strangeness that lies beneath the world of appearances.
Read more on BBC

These Tips Will Seriously Up Your Instagram Game
And no, these bloggers and photographers don’t have some Instagram fairy dust up their sleeves — what they do have is the inside scoop on what makes the perfect beauty-product shot. In hopes of nailing down a streamlined approach to iPhone photography …
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Photography and Ideology

Photography and Ideology
We tend to read things into pictures that aren’t really there, and we then criticize either their makers, those depicted, or the context in which they can be found for their flaws, without considering our own role. However valid that criticism might be …
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5 Food Photography Tips & Tools for Food Bloggers
Food photography and I have had a bit of a rocky relationship. When I began my blog, I had no idea that photography would play such a pivotal role in its growth. For more than nine months, I used my iPhone, shot under hazy yellow kitchen lights, and …
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Randolph Community College’s Top-Notch Photography Program
One of the top photography programs on the East Coast can be found at a small community college in Asheboro, where old-school film techniques prepare artists to work in the digital age. It’s a blue-collar program. Everyone I meet tells me that, which is …
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Is Photography Dying As A Profession?

Is Photography Dying As A Profession?
For example, have you visited any online photography forums lately? If not, you might want to check out some of the ongoing (and often heated) discussions about the photography business. I guarantee you’ll find a hot thread in there somewhere that talks …
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Reflection Photography Tips & Tricks
Reflections are a mainstay of photography, and with good reason – reflections are everywhere in the world around us, and can provide a variety of effects, from spectacular symmetrical sunsets to eerie window portraits. Here’s some tips, tricks and ideas …
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Aerial Photography by Hans Strand
For aerial photography I prefer manual focus lenses which I prefocus at infinity before I take off. Infinity, since everything I shoot from the air will be further away than 100 meters from me. Such yellow, orange and red colors could not simply exist!
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Wedding Photography Checklist
Hiring a professional wedding photographer will assure that you’ll get polished photographs with a particular detail and styling perfect for your big day. There are certain questions you’ll want to ask a wedding photographer before hiring them.
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Learn Photography Online for Free from Harvard University
Available as a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) offered by ALISON, Harvard University’s Digital Photography Course will teach you the fundamentals of photography, ranging from topics like composition, lighting, and even the software tools that can help …
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How to Teach Kids Photography
You all know that I LOVE taking pictures – and I love sharing that love with others. I was recently asked if I would teach a kids’ photography class, and I thought it was a great idea! It was seriously SO FUN, my favorite kids’ “craft” class I …
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5 Ways Pop Culture Has Transformed Photography

5 Ways Pop Culture Has Transformed Photography
Thanks to the ever improving quality of smartphone cameras and photo-sharing social media outlets like Instagram, everyone is now a photographer. Instagram filters and editing apps like Snapseed and VSCO Cam allow users to quickly create sometimes quite …
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Action figure & toy models photography tips
Action figure / toy photography is a relatively new genre of photography that has risen in popularity in recent years. Photos often feature well-known characters in unusual situations, or playing characters from different ‘universes’ off against one another.
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13 Tips For Beautiful & Tempting iPhone Food Photography
Food makes an excellent subject for still life iPhone photography, and you can achieve some incredibly artistic results. But great food photography means more than just snapping what’s on your dinner plate. Just like any other photography genre, there …
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Evan Sharboneau Trick Photography And Special Effects Review (Ebook FAQ And PDF Download Guide)

hdr2Evan Sharboneau Trick Photography And Special Effects Review (Ebook FAQ And PDF Download Guide)
Trick Photography And Special Effects 2 is a digital product and can be downloaded instantly after purchase in PDF (ebook) format or viewed online. The complete system includes PDF guides and video tutorials. Trick Photography And Special Effects 2 is …
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Guide to Composition in Photography 20 Tips
Improve your photographic composition by following these guidelines. There are no unbreakable rules when it comes to how you should compose your photographs After all, who likes rules except for your old school principal or heads of H.R. departments?
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50 Inspirational Photography Logos
If you’re a freelance photographer, or are involved in a photo festivals or studio, there’s no shortage of photography logos to inspire you. Though photographers aren’t logo designers, they are creatives with their own style which tends to be …
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Latest Photography News

Great Movies About Photography
The passion around photography can be triggered by many sources available in life. One such source is the great stories about other photographers. The most visual form to get in touch with a story is with the wonderful world of film. Thanks to movies and …
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HereNorth Photography
A traveling wedding photographer rooted in the northeast, I work with you to bring a still, raw, authentic beauty to your images that tell the history of your love, while making the process as smooth and relaxed as possible. what inspires you? With a …
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the best camera for street photography
What is the best camera for street photography? What do you recommend? That is the question I get asked most. In the last years I have been changing cameras a lot always in the search for the better on. In retrospect I can say gear swapping did not really …
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