Monthly Archives: May 2015

500px ISO » Stunning Photography, Incredible Stories » 5 Creative DIY Lighting Ideas You HAVE to Try

Some great ideas for DIY lighting.

From shopping bags to cheap LED strips, watch these tutorial videos and get creative with your lighting experiments this week!

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This is the ‘Dehaze’ Tool Coming to Lightroom

Dehazing tool will be the next lightroom super tool.

At Adobe MAX 2014 last October, Adobe gave a tech preview of a new “dehaze” feature that it’s currently developing that can seemingly magically remove haze

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Full Frame vs Micro 4/3 Revisited with Pro Olympus Lens (Guest post by Chris Corradino). | 43 Rumors

If you are dreaming of a full-frame sensor camera, you might reconsider an Olympus micro-4/3 with pro lens.

The following article is a guest post from Chris Corradino (Christography.com). Text and images are copyrighted by Chris. Please do not re-post them without his permission. Full Frame vs Micro […]

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This is the New Colorado Law That Protects Citizens’ Right to Record Police

Here is the new Colo. law about police non-interference of video and photography.

Back in April, we reported that there was a new bill in Colorado that aimed to protect citizens’ rights to record police and to punish officers who interfe

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Google gives free unlimited photo storage to everyone, even iPhone users

Google’s new Photos app provides unlimited 16mb jpeg images. User terms are yet to be discussed in detail.

Google has announced its anticipated standalone photo management service, Google Photos.

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500px ISO » Stunning Photography, Incredible Stories » Defying Gravity: How to Shoot ‘Twisted’ Coffee Splashes

Have some fun with twisted coffee splashes.

Still life master Dina Belenko shows you how to create amazing ‘twisted’ splash photographs at home.

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A Fatal Month for Selfie Photographers; Why is it So Dangerous? – DIY Photography

This article is not the campy Pizza Hut version of the dangers of selfies. This one highlights the real danger of seeking the ultimate selfie.

Selfies have become enormously popular in recent years and are everywhere these days. Wherever there’s a beach, a famous landmark, a rainbow or even just oxygen, you’re likely to see someone taking a selfie. Even elephants are doing it now! Two major problems have emerged hand-in-hand with the often duck-faced photos. The first is that […]

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A Look at What Top Cloud Storage Services Say About Your Photo Rights

Google Drive is the worst place to put your images. They have rights to your content even when you stop using the service.

In the age of digital photography, many of us turn to online cloud solutions to help us backup our precious moments. However, the question that many of us

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MyAlbum Lets You Quickly Turn Your Pictures Into Elegant Photo Essays

Start creating picture essays with MyAlbum.

MyAlbum is a new service (currently in beta) that lets you transform a set of photographs into beautiful photo essays that you can share with a simple link

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DIY: How to Build a Wooden Overhead Camera Rig

 

Sweet Overhead camera rig.

 

Having an overhead camera rig can be useful for certain types of photography, including product shots, how-to images, and food photos. If you enjoy the cha

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