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Motherhood Through A Lens: Live In The Moment Or Capture It For Later

Carly Snyder, MD | Posted 07.26.2016 | Parents
Carly Snyder, MD

On a recent vacation it occurred to me how nice it would be to have someone follow my family around with a camera to capture every special moment for posterity. Having been intrigued by 'day in a life' packages offered by photographers, only to be turned off by the costs, I instead find myself constantly taking pictures day in and day out.

5 Tips For Transitioning Your Photography Skills From a Hobby to a Business

Nancy Laws | Posted 07.08.2016 | Business
Nancy Laws

Photography is an art form, and there are so many people who are passionate about it. Some are brilliant at their craft but it's still only a hobby for them, and they struggle to generate any sort of income from it. When an individual chooses to become a professional photographer, it's important to treat it like a business, a trade that generates income. It's one thing to be good at your craft and another thing to be able to sell it to paying clients.

Bill Cunningham, Famed Street Fashion Photographer, Dies At 87

The Huffington Post | Jamie Feldman | Posted 06.26.2016 | Style

Bill Cunningham, the beloved photographer known for his keen eye for street style, has died. Cunningham died in New York on Saturday, announced The Ne...

Ecuador Photographer Brings Food and Hope to Earthquake Victims

Kristina Puga | Posted 06.06.2016 | Latino Voices
Kristina Puga

Ever since Manuel Avilés was a teenager in his native Guayaquil, Ecuador, he was known in his high school as the one to help out whenever there was a...

Behind The Lens: My Journey As A Plus Size Photographer

Anastasia Garcia | Posted 05.02.2016 | Style
Anastasia Garcia

When I began my education as a photography student, I knew that I loved fashion. I knew that I wanted to make the type of inspiring images I was seeing in the most influential fashion magazines. But I didn't know, how my personal experiences would shape my work as a photographer.

3 Filters Every Pro Photographer Uses

Heather Hummel | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts
Heather Hummel

Photo Credit: Heather Hummel Photography One of the leaps from amateur to pro photographer is investing in gear beyond the lens and camera body. From...

How to Take Your Own Photos When Traveling Solo

Nadia El Ferdaoussi | Posted 05.20.2016 | Travel
Nadia El Ferdaoussi

I travel on my own a lot, but in fact, even when traveling with others I often find that the best snaps are the ones I set up and take myself.

Making Your Career from Passion: Carlo Alberto Orecchia Shares His Insights on Creative Business

Steve Mariotti | Posted 04.20.2016 | Business
Steve Mariotti

I feel incredibly lucky that my passions became my career. With Zoe Kravitz Professionals working in the arts are almost always working independen...

12 Beautiful Boudoir Shots Reveal The Sensual Side Of Aging

The Huffington Post | Yagana Shah | Posted 04.19.2016 | Fifty

There's a myth that when our youth goes, our sexuality goes with it. But to defy the stereotypes that older women face when it comes to their own body...

"Something Here" -- Japanese Street Photographers

Satoki Nagata | Posted 04.13.2016 | Arts
Satoki Nagata

Many street photographers are now showing their works directly to viewers outside of Japan by means of the internet. There is no need for them to rely on traditional art communities such as publications, galleries, museums, or academia those were common before the internet-world arrived.

Interview With Photographer Peter Turnley: Moments of the Human Condition (Part 2)

Ben Arnon | Posted 03.22.2016 | Arts
Ben Arnon

"I've always conceived photography from the very outset as this opportunity to be, not only a diary and an autobiography of my life, but also a reflection of a world that I would want to live in."

David Zaitz: Big Ideas

Anna Donnella | Posted 03.16.2016 | Arts
Anna Donnella

For David Zaitz, a good conceptual photo is all about the idea. David gets inspiration from anywhere and everywhere, taking ordinary situations and making them extraordinary.

Photo Copyright: Oscar Wilde, Richard Prince, and Your Instagram Content

Kim Farbota | Posted 03.16.2016 | Arts
Kim Farbota

Foundations: Oscar Wilde and the Origins of Photo Copyright In 1882 a 27-year-old Oscar Wilde arrived in New York City. Wilde's best-known works, The...

Natural and artificial light counteract, harmonize, and balance

Satoki Nagata | Posted 03.14.2016 | Arts
Satoki Nagata

No. 8 Jérôme Treize "Natural and artificial light counteract, harmonize, and balance" Walk and wander. Hope and doubt. For a while. And again. I s...

Gary Braasch -- A Tribute to One of Mother Nature's Favorite Sons

Meg Lowman | Posted 03.09.2016 | Green
Meg Lowman

Gary's great passion was to visualize climate change and educate the public about the serious impacts humans are having on natural systems. His photographs told vivid stories about global change, and they inspired action in an extraordinary array of citizens.

By emphasizing the subjects' details

Satoki Nagata | Posted 03.07.2016 | Arts
Satoki Nagata

No. 7 Angie McMonigal "By emphasizing the subjects' details - its intricacies and nuances - its essence is revealed." The built environment created ...

Moments when a human being connects with another

Satoki Nagata | Posted 02.29.2016 | Arts
Satoki Nagata

No. 6 Zun Lee "Moments when a human being connects with another" I'm the quintessential nomad. To this day, a sense of being uprooted has never left...

Artist Profile: Photographer and Makeup Artist, Tina Mitoyan

Morena Duwe | Posted 02.22.2016 | Entertainment
Morena Duwe

Tina Mitoyan is a well-rounded and stand-out makeup artist who styles 99 percent of all of her photoshoots as well as directs them. She has worked with models of various ethnicities and finds joy in the creativity involved with the many different flavors of human beauty that exists.

Two Hours in Time on 9/11 with Phil Penman

Brad Hobbs | Posted 02.01.2016 | New York
Brad Hobbs

Phil Penman is a British photographer who has been living in New York for over 15 years. During his time in NYC Phil has photographed some iconic imag...

Farewell To Leila Alaoui, A Victim Of The Burkina Faso Attack

Malcolm Harris | Posted 01.22.2016 | Arts
Malcolm Harris

As I type this, with trembling hands and tears in my eyes, I know that this is not the way Leila would want any of us to remember her. She would only want us to remember her in the way she lived -- adventurously, curiously and wholeheartedly.

Photographer Leila Alaoui's Death In Terror Attack Shows Journalism's Danger

The Huffington Post | Judah Robinson | Posted 01.21.2016 | Media

The death of Leila Alaoui, a world-acclaimed photographer on assignment in the West African nation of Burkina Faso who was killed this week in a terro...

Marius Vieth On Street Photography And Starting His Own Magazine

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 01.15.2016 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs (c) Marius Vieth Marius Vieth first contacted me about a year ago to ask if I had any interest in writing about his "Broken: Amster...

Taschen Gallery On Yoga In LA

Kyriaki Chonacas | Posted 01.07.2016 | Arts
Kyriaki Chonacas

Want to feel this desirable thirst of inspiration? See, feel and touch rich colors? Great news, golden photographer Michael O'Neill's exhibition On...

Picturing Rural Iowa: The Photographs of Pete Wettach

Aaron Lurth | Posted 01.07.2016 | Arts
Aaron Lurth

It's the summer of 1936. America is facing one of the most economically devastating periods in its history. A mere seven years earlier, the stock mark...

Astoria Characters: The Creativity Coach

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.05.2016 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

If you don't know that Susan Weiman is creative, all you have to do is look at her living room.