Recently Instagram released on of their biggest updates this year, Instagram Stories. It was met with both love and hate and I’ve found it interesting to see how it has been used since its release. Regardless of what you feel about this “Snapchat-copy”, it could be a great tool to connect with your Instagram audience. Show More Summary
In the popular imagination, science springs from the left brain while creativity and art are the province of the right brain. It’s not true, of course, but it’s a convenient short-hand for these two seemingly disparate pursuits. There’s...Show More Summary
Kodachrome photographs primarily from Ed Kanouse's travels as an electrical engineer for the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power. He took his first trip to Europe in 1948, and made numerous other trips until his retirement in 1972. Show More Summary
Dublin is the capital and largest city of Ireland. It is in the province of Leinster on Ireland's east coast, at the mouth of the River Liffey. Dublin is one of the top thirty cities in the world, and is a historical and contemporary...Show More Summary
San Francisco, 1928. "Auburn Phaeton Sedan." Note the unusual center-hinged doors. 5x7 inch glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.
The hula dance is one of Hawaii's oldest traditions and is often accompanied by either Hawaiian music (mele) or a traditional Hawaiian chant. While the Hawaiian hula dance has become a popular source of entertainment for visitors toShow More Summary
Gear It's tiny, smart, and looks very impressive. The new Mavic Pro drone from DJI has a 4K camera, 27-minutes of flying time, and lots of smarts.
Gear Questions answered about one of the most anticipated new cameras in years Fujifilm's new GFX-series medium format digital cameras are coming next year. Here are some facts and first impressions.
One summer weekend in 1921, President Warren G. Harding went car camping. He rode out to western Maryland, where a fleet of cars awaited: under a soaring white tent, the president dined in the wilderness with Henry Ford, Thomas Edison, and the other “Vagabonds,” who had spent every summer since 1914 exploring the country in a caravan of cars. Show More Summary
1907. "Unveiling tablet commemorating first settlement of Massachusetts Bay Colony. Stage Fort Park, Gloucester." 8x10 glass negative. View full size.
Lightroom can be an intimidating program. Even longtime users sometimes find themselves confused at all the options or unsure of exactly what to do to achieve a specific type of look for their pictures. Fortunately much of this can be...Show More Summary
Tel Aviv, Israel, has long been celebrated as a rare bastion of tolerance for LGBTQ people in the Middle East. This May, it hosted the first ever Miss Trans Israel beauty pageant, which is sure to only add to that reputation. Israeli Associated Press photographer Oded Balilty got more access to the event than most photographers. Show More Summary
The "Death Train" was a transport train that arrived at Dachau on April 27, 1945 after a 20 day trip, bringing prisoners from the Buchenwald concentration camp. Most stories about the train do not mention that there were survivors who...Show More Summary
Original Tittle: Edinburgh Ale: James Ballantine, Dr George William Bell (1813-1889) and David Octavius Hill.Photography Studio: Hill and Adamson (British, active 1843–1848)The skills involved in producing calotypes were not only of a technical nature. Show More Summary
You may be very aware that photography equipment is not cheap. If you’re not, you’re in for a rude awakening! Camera bodies can cost thousands of dollars and it’s not uncommon for a lens to be even more expensive than a body! Sometimes...Show More Summary
This is what the daily life of Italy looked like in the 1960s. Boat on canal, Venice, 1963 Bridge and boat in Venice, 1962 Canal in Venice with cargo barges, 1963 Fishing village in Venice, 1962 Lake Como, Bellagio, 1962 See more »
August 1942. "And so he says to me -- Sailor mechanics at the naval air base in Corpus Christi, Texas, laugh heartily over a good story between servicing operations on Navy planes." 4x5 inch nitrate negative by Howard Hollem for the Office of War Information. View full size.