Category: Photography


Weekly Food Consumption Around the World by Peter Menzel

You are what you eat. This famous phrase comes to us from Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, from an essay titled Concerning Spiritualism and Materialism. Now don’t take it literally, but think about it symbolically. It simply means that the food one eats has a bearing on one’s...

/ May 14, 2013

Outstanding Photography by Legendary David Hill

David Hill is a commercial photographer living in Los Angeles, California. He was born in 1979 and grew up in San Diego. His love for photography evolved over the years leading to a full-time obsession. Working with numerous prominent celebrities, David Hill...

/ May 9, 2013

70 Jaw-Dropping HDR Photographs

Thanks to mobile apps like Instagram, HDR photography has become extremely popular. HDR, a.k.a. High-dynamic-range, photography captures a greater dynamic range between the lightest and darkest areas of an image. This process creates an unrealistic effect that amazes you every time. The two main sources...

/ May 7, 2013

40 Lovely Examples of Macro Photography

Even though the human eye has about 576 megapixels, we’re still not capable of zooming in and examining tiny objects. Thanks to macro photography, a.k.a. macrography, we’re able to enjoy beautiful close-up photographs of very small subjects. To technically define a photograph as macro, the size of...

/ May 2, 2013

How to Restore and Preserve Antique Photos

Improper care, catastrophes, and damages from the environment can cause fading, tears, and scratches to your precious photographs. Even photographs that are stored may lose their quality over time. Thanks to modern day technology, damaged antique photographs can be easily...

/ April 26, 2013

Studio Lighting Techniques you Really Need to Know

With any type of photography, the lighting techniques you use will greatly affect the way your work looks, as will the choice of props you decide to use. Below are some lighting principles I abide by when carrying out photography...

/ April 24, 2013

30 Elevating Photos of Mountains

This Earth is filled with stunning landscapes. There’s nothing as breathtaking as gazing your eyes upon a beautiful mountain. Mother Nature’s tectonic forces create these stunning land-forms and you have the privilege to enjoy them. I’m very grateful for talented photographers who provide you...

/ April 22, 2013

Soothe Your Soul: 45 Exotic Beach Photographs

Having your feet buried in the sand while feeling a gentle breeze accompanied by the soothing sound of waves is an exotic experience. Many people take the beach for granted, while others appreciate the natural beauty and feel like they’re experiencing...

/ April 15, 2013

25 Remarkable Examples Of Shadow Photography

Shadows are known for emphasizing emotion and adding a sense of reality to a photograph. When taking shadow based images, be sure to take full advantage of the sun. After all it does dictate the contrast and feeling of your work....

/ April 9, 2013

20 Fascinating Space Photographs

When life gets you down, you should take a moment to zoom out and reevaluate your goals/actions. After a few minutes of pondering, you’ll come to a scary yet interesting conclusion. We are all on this tiny rock that is...

/ April 8, 2013