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How Does National Geographic Choose Its Photos?

How Does National Geographic Choose Its Photos?

How do you land your photo on the cover of the National Geographic? And how does the magazine choose the few photos they publish out of the thousands offered to them? If you’ve ever asked yourself these questions, you’ll definitely want to take a peek at the video below, in which this year’s judges of […]

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The Ultimate Star Trail Timelapse at The Wave, Arizona

The Ultimate Star Trail Timelapse at The Wave, Arizona

The sandstone rock formations of the Wave, Arizona are some of the most sought after geologic photographic material in North America. Thousands of amazing night pictures have been taken of it over the years, no one had made the trek in to create a timelapse…until now: The Wave—a site on many photographers’ bucket lists—combines undulating […]

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How to Use Your Camera to Detect Eye Cancer in Children

How to Use Your Camera to Detect Eye Cancer in Children

When asked how to diagnose eye cancer, the first things that come to mind are usually lots of lab work, trips to doctor’s offices, and sitting nervously in waiting rooms. Few of us ever imagine that we might hold the key to early detection of children’s eye cancer right in our hands! Check out the […]

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How to Detect an Exoplanet with Your DSLR

How to Detect an Exoplanet with Your DSLR

Pointing a DSLR at the sky is a popular past time for many photographers, but detecting an exoplanet with anything less than a telescope is a bit, well, unusual. If you’re a photographer with a fascination for space and a love of DIY projects, this tutorial from IEEE Spectrum might be right down your alley. […]

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Celebrity Portrait Photographer Demystifies His Lighting Setup

Celebrity Portrait Photographer Demystifies His Lighting Setup

Have you ever looked at some of the amazing portraiture on the cover of Rolling Stone or Vanity Fair and wondered how it was done? You may not have heard of Mark Seliger, but you’ve certainly seen some of his work. Actors, musicians—even presidents—have had their portraits taken by him. Iconic images like the nude […]

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Use This Simple Technique to Master On-Location Portraits with Just One Light

Use This Simple Technique to Master On-Location Portraits with Just One Light

If you’re someone who likes to shoot dramatic portraits on location, but you don’t want to be weighed down by a lot of lighting equipment and don’t have an assistant, the folks at The Slanted Lens just might have a winning solution for you. Check out this one light set-up photographer Jay P. Morgan uses […]

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How to Create Cosmic Photos and Timelapses with a Sheet of Glass

How to Create Cosmic Photos and Timelapses with a Sheet of Glass

What do you get when you combine condensed milk, food coloring, and hydrogen peroxide? No, not your favorite holiday cookie recipe, but rather a stellar way to make cosmic effects. To see how, check out this video from Joey Shanks: If you stick to standard photography and haven’t yet played around with digital art, you […]

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Lego Star Wars: Photographer Recreates Episode VII: The Force Awakens Trailer with Stop Motion

Lego Star Wars: Photographer Recreates Episode VII: The Force Awakens Trailer with Stop Motion

What do you do when you’re having a hard time sleeping and you have thousands of LEGOs at your command? Why, use your Canon Rebel T1i to create a LEGO-style version of the new Star Wars teaser trailer, of course! (Warning: This will make absolutely no sense if you have not yet seen the real […]

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Macro Photography Troubleshooting

Macro Photography Troubleshooting

If you’ve recently bought a macro lens for your DSLR but haven’t quite achieved the crisp, clear shots you were hoping for, you might be making one of the common mistakes photographer Susan Stripling often comes across in her work. In the clip below, she explains what these mistakes are and how to fix them to […]

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Adorable Photos Prove That Even Baby Lions Love the Fall

Adorable Photos Prove That Even Baby Lions Love the Fall

One thing most young beings have in common is their love of play, and little lion cub Karis is no exception. She loves playing with leaves so much that her keepers decided to start putting piles in her enclosure—look how much fun she has with them! At less than three months old, Karis is having […]

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