Photograph by Patrik Giardino You’d think the world’s top shooter, Levi Morgan, would have a battery of practice drills. “Actually, I rely mostly on just two,” he says. Just Aim Pull your bow back, put your finger or thumb on the trigger, and apply a little pressure—but don’t fire the bow. Show More Summary
Photograph by Patrik Giardino Shaft: Gold Tip Name the Game Velocity “I shoot a 420-grain, 28-inch finished arrow for hunting. I start with a 32-inch shaft and put that on a Ram Arrow Spine Tester to find and mark the straightest 28...Show More Summary
Photograph by Patrik Giardino Here is exactly how Morgan shoots. Stand Steady Morgan sets his feet perpendicular to the target about shoulder-width apart, then opens both his front foot and back foot slightly for better stability. “A good trick is to stand on a piece of cardboard, get your feet just right, and have someone trace them,” he says. Show More Summary
Photograph by Patrik Giardino Morgan hunts with an Elite Energy 35. Just about everything he uses—right down to his socks—is backed by a sponsor, so you can take brand names with a grain of salt. He wouldn’t use any of the gear below if it didn’t help him win, he says. Show More Summary
A window covering manufacturer, Somfy, just released an interesting crowd sourced photo project aptly titled, “A View From Here“. For the project, they tasked 27 photographers from around the globe with a rather simple set of instruction: take two photographs of the view from your window, (one in the morning and one in the evening) [...]Show More Summary
Photographing the International Space Station is no easy feat. It takes skill, a fair amount of planning, and a whole lot of patience. After years of planning, Aaron Harris has managed to perfect his method for capturing the ISS in transit. Aaron uses his Canon 7D with a Sigma 150-500mm, and of course his Triggertrap [...]Show More Summary
Interested in photographing fashion and models? You may want to take a moment to watch the entertaining clip below. In the video, filmmaker, Yolanda Dominguez, sits down with a group of 8 year old children and shows them various photographs from recent fashion campaigns. As they describe their initial reactions to the images, you can’t [...]Show More Summary
If this set of images and “The Jetsons” prove anything, the ’60s vision of the 21st century laid out a much more handsome aesthetic than the actual 21st century itself. Here we delve deep into an abandoned relic as photographer Max… The post Inside the Abandoned ’60s TWA Terminal at JFK Designed by Eero Saarinen appeared first on Selectism.
The photographer who shot New York Magazine’s epic cover featuring 35 of Bill Cosby’s rape accusers describes the photo shoots as an emotional bonding session, during which many of the women met for the first time. Read more...
Bence Bakonyi photographs tourists doing what tourists do best – wandering and gawking. The post Wandering Tourists Look Like Ants in the Vast Gobi Desert appeared first on WIRED.
Alanna Masterson is pregnant. The Walking Dead actress excitedly announced her baby bump news on Instagram, reported People. This will be the first baby for both Alanna and her boyfriend, Brick Stowell, who is a photographer. Masterson kept her pregnancy post simple. Show More Summary
A series of underwater photographs by photographer Brandi Mueller capture a graveyard of sunken World War II planes off the coast of the Marshall Islands in the Pacific Ocean. Mueller explained to Mashable that the planes had not crashed, but rather they were discarded there after the war because it would have been too expensive to transport them […]
Once you've photographed Dick Van Dyke's seafoam circus wedding, it's hard to come down from that high. But boy are we going to try with Jenna and Robert's most delightful and so very Hollywood-themed Muppet wedding in LA captured by our sponsor Rawtography. Show More Summary
1986 Steve Jobs shares with his team how technology evolves in 10-year cycles. Steve hoped to ride the next wave by putting the power of a refrigerator-sized mainframe computer into a one-foot cube at a price affordable to universities. Show More Summary
A group of LA based photographers and journalists joined together to create a project that would raise awareness and support for the young men and women of Los Angeles aging out of the foster care system. This collaboration resulted in a book and exhibition called “Aging Out.” I had the pleasure of chatting with the photographers about the book and […]
The photographic archive of Historic England contains images that capture 150 years of the changing social scene as well as the landscape of the country. An exhibition of pictures from the collection is on show until 21 September 2015 at Birmingham Library. Show More Summary
There’s no doubt many of us (myself included) take for granted just how easy we have it when it comes to making a photograph, much less making available to the world to see. Thanks to the digital revolution, we can go from exposing an image to posting it online in a matter of seconds. Obviously, [...]Show More Summary
If all goes as planned, there’s a fascinating book about Diderot in your future — and one about the history of photographic detection and another one about the economics of addiction. Think that’s too heady for you? Think again. The Public Scholar program, a major new initiative from the National Endowment for the Humanities, is designed to […]
Yesterday, in the culmination of a six-month project, New York Magazine published a profile of 35 different women who allege that comedian Bill Cosby sexually assaulted them. The article features portrait-style photographs of the women,...Show More Summary
Linking up in Paris for a new shoot, Brazilian model Gilberto Fritsch (Fly Models Management) poses for images by photographer Wong Sim. Heading outdoors for a striking shoot experience, Gilberto is captured in a lean jacket, shirt and tie. Show More Summary