The picture of the tortured artist has endured for centuries: creative geniuses who struggle with their metaphorical demons and don’t relate to life the same way as most people. Today, we know some of this can be attributed to mental illness: depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, and many others. Source: MentalRead More →

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New marvelous portraits by Kai Böttcher, multi-talented photographer and digital artist, who currently studies Virtual Design at Kaiserslautern, Germany. Kai shoots gorgeous beauty and lifestyle portraits with great colors, incredible bokeh, amazing tones and lights. Pretty awesome!Read More →

The popularity of aerial photography is constantly increasing among professional and enthusiast photographers alike, thanks to the growing diffusion of drones. Amongst the photographs entered in the contest by SkyPixel, the world’s most popular aerial photography community, one of them, in particular, caught our eye.Read More →

THE internationally acclaimed Sony World Photography Awards is one of the most coveted fixtures on the global photography calendar. The awards recognise the best in contemporary photography over the past 12 months, and span a host of creative genres. Source: From riot cops to heavy metal rockers … Sony WorldRead More →

These amazing snaps have been shortlisted for the competition from photographers from all around the world Professional and amateur photographers from all corners of the globe have submitted breath-taking images to the Sony World Photography Awards. The competition is in its 11th year Read More →

We all want to expand our knowledge, learn something new, prove our worth and move up the ladder. How do you get started? Knowing the right company that fits your culture, passion, and industry is the first step. But once you find the right company, how do you work yourRead More →

How small does an apartment actually have to be for it to be considered small? What’s small to some people might be tiny to others or standard to some. What about a micro-apartment? Well, we can assume that it would have to be pretty tiny so how do you imagineRead More →

Photography and illustration are integral part of making your blog or website look the best it can. Finding free, high-quality images that you have permission to use can be a challenge. However, photographers and artists are increasingly making their work available free for others to use. Source: 20 Sites ForRead More →

Sometimes, the key to refining your design idea is to think like a designer. No matter how new you are to graphic design, by learning some of the most widely used graphic design terms, you’ll be able to think and design like a pro within minutes—no prior experience required. Source:Read More →

The contact sheet has a rich place in the history of photography. Long before the days of digital, the positive print of negatives allowed you to see all of the images on a roll of film as a page of thumbnails. Source: Photographer Transforms Everyday Subjects Into Fractured Versions ofRead More →

By Russell Cambron Photo by Russell Cambron While the vast majority photography done today is done digitally, many photographers hold fast to film photography. Sometimes, this is done for personal or artistic reasons. Film is what you’re used to. Source: Defending digital photographyRead More →

Graphis Photography Master Christopher Wilson took a leap into photography and brought a wealth of knowledge with him When Christopher Wilson decided to transition from the advertising world to a position behind the camera, the world gained one of the most sensitive and skillful photographers. Source: Graphis Master: Christopher Wilson’sRead More →

Our fine feathered friends, the birds, make great photography subjects. They can be challenging to photograph though, hence why this week’s photography challenge is – you guessed it – birds! If you struggle to capture images of the fast ones in mid-air, try to find a bird closer to theRead More →

These mouth-watering eclairs for Little Artwork Eclair were styled by Olga Drach and shot by Evgenia Drach of Photokitchen, a creative studio in Kiev, Ukraine focused on food video and photography. Incorporating whimsical objects such as bright-coloured trucks and flowers, the duo prove that the luscious desserts aren’t just deliciousRead More →

Two artists – an Emirati and a South African – are urging people to pause and reflect on the fleeting moments of life. The duo came up with a couple of creative concepts and blended them together, using their mobile phones.Read More →

© Brendon Cremer With nearly 320,000 participating entires, the 2018 Sony World Photography Awards released their shortlist of outstanding images. Currently on their 11th year, we take a look at this years’ entries for the Open competition, where entries are judged on a single image on subject matters ranging fromRead More →

  Just when you thought zeroing in on, and staying put with the copious amount of camera and lens options was enough to alone cause sleepless nights, you then discover this wild world of high power flash photography. Good news is help is indeed on the way, depending on your needs as aRead More →

  Most photography tutorials understandably focus on how you can improve your work while you have a camera in your hand. However, this video focuses on two exercises you can do anytime, anywhere, even if your camera isn’t with you. Coming to you from Pierre T. Lambert, this great videoRead More →

  These aren’t quick tips about a neat technique or trick. These five tips are for anyone who is in photography for the long haul, whether you’re a passionate amateur or looking to make it your career. Coming to you from former Fstoppers Photographer of the Month (July 2017) Mads Peter Iversen, thisRead More →

When all goes well, bird photography can be absolutely exhilarating. Yet birds are small and skittish creatures. Hence, a common problem faced by bird photographers, beginners and experts alike, is simply getting close enough to capture an image. Even with longer lenses, attempts to photograph a bird often result inRead More →