As a general rule, I don’t like signing up to a myriad of social networks. I have a few out of necessity to maintain contact with dear friends, and my mainline into the social world is Twitter—that’s about it. For the purposes of this...Show More Summary
Think one of your travel photographs captures our beautiful world? To celebrate the launch of the book Lonely Planet’s Beautiful World – a stunning high quality hardback collection of breathtaking images, which celebrates the most beautiful places on the planet – Lonely Planet are giving you the chance to win a once-in-a-lifetime photography tour in [...]Show More Summary
Snoot Entertainment, the production company behind You’re Next and The Guest which will make its world premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival, today announced that they have completed principal photography on the dramatic thriller Faults, starring Leland Orser (The Guest, Taken) and Mary Elizabeth... Read More
Macro photography is like a secret world. You can capture ordinary objects in a way that the human eye cannot see them, and create captivating images. Many people immediately think flowers and bugs at the mention of the word macro, but there are so many other great options. Show More Summary
Jonny Bunning has just pointed us to a very high quality photo gallery(!) that takes you in The Cronenberg Project, a multi-platform celebration of the work of one of the world’s greatest filmmakers, David Cronenberg. Still running through January 19, 2014, the core component of... Read More
You only have to take a photo with the Nokia Lumia 1020 to see why we’re such enthusiastic photographers.Its photos speak for themselves. But it’s not just the world’s best camera smartphone, which takes great shots. If you’ve got any one of the Nokia Lumia family, you’re pretty much sorted for snaps. Show More Summary
Stock photography is a weird and terrifying medium. StockFinds, a parody Twitter account, knows the horrors of this world intimately and wants to share them with all of us by tweeting out the weirdest pictures out there, along with what we think might be their descriptions on stock websites. Hooray?
Starting years ago, I always thought that by this time of the year I would get tired of anything Christmas before it is even the holiday and yet, it never happens. In the world of food photography, we tend to start Christmas photo shoots in the summer. Show More Summary
Another Art Basel Miami Beach has come and gone, showing off tons of new artworks for fans and collectors to drool over. From sculpture and photography to film installations and performance pieces, the art world converged on the city in an overwhelming... via JustLuxe.com
One of the most compelling figures in the world of contemporary photography, we take a look at Nan Goldin documentary ”I Remember Your Face,” a film by Sabine Lidl. A career spent photographing the often chaotic lives of those around her, her New… A Look at The Trailer For Nan Goldin Documentary “I Remember Your Face” is a post by Lena Dystant on Selectism.
If you stop to think about it, that little eye on the world on the back of your smart phone is a technological wonder-- particularly if you grew up in an era when leaving the house or office meant nobody could reach you until you surfaced somewhere with a land line. Show More Summary
Swedish photographer Nicolas Reusens Boden captured this amazing photo of a tree frog riding a Titan beetle, humorously titled “The Knight and His Steed.” He entered the photo into the 2014 Sony World Photography Awards. This picture was taken in a natural but controlled environment. Although controlled, this shot was not prepared at all, I [...]
Schneider-Kreuznach is one of the more renowned optical manufactures in the world, and it's U.S. subsidiary Schneider Optics, which has been producing the highest quality optics on the market for over 90 years, has recently announced the availability of its iPro Lens system for the Samsung Galaxy S4. Show More Summary
The Art of Photography with Peter Hurley Take an inspiration break with Mia McCormick and Peter Hurley, an advertising and commercial photographer based in New York. Peter is known around the world for his ability to draw emotion and expression from people posing for his headshots, but you may not know the story about howContinue...
Full Screen! HD! Lights off! Volume up! This montage of time-lapse photography from the International Space Station is collected from many (photos) taken in Expeditions 29, 30 and 31. The previous sequence, ‘All Alone In The Night’ (embedded below), highlighted night sequences and spectacular aurora light shows and intended to give a feeling of flying […]
You’ve one month left to submit your entries to the Sony World Photography Awards, which will be judged by the panel announced today. W.M. Hunt is chairing the jury of ten, and will be joined by: Ruth Eichhorn, Director of Photography, Geo Magazine (Germany); Johanna Neurath, Design Director for Thames & Hudson publishing (UK); Isabella […]
One of my favorite birds. This photo, by Mike Murray, placed second in the annual photography competition at the HBW World Bird Photo Contest. Lots of great photos at the link, including this one of bee-eaters by Kit Day:
Photography is a fantastic tool to explore the world around you, especially in ways normally invisible to our eyes. Landscapes at night often reveal untold treasures in the sky, and the stars can be made to swirl around like a dream....Show More Summary
We know you've got questions, and if you're brave enough to ask the world for answers, then here's the outlet to do so. This week's Ask Engadget inquiry is from Jeff, who wants to crowdsource his wedding photography without any mess....Show More Summary
Earlier in November Oxford Dictionaries crowned “selfie” the word of the year. To add some historical context, the Public Domain Review recently posted about a photograph that is quite possibly the world’s first selfie—a self-portrait daguerreotype taken by American photography pioneer Robert Cornelius in October 1839 (the daguerreotype process was new, having been unveiled in [...]