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How to Find the Perfect Angle

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You know those moments when you’re chimping and wonder why that amazing shot that you thought was going to be, well, amazing just isn’t? Your exposure was right – check; white balance – check; aperture – check; shutter – check. Lens… hmm. Let’s see. Lens? Yes, I shot with the ...

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This Soviet Spy Camera Was Disguised as a Camera

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We’ve seen Soviet spy cameras disguised as everything from a gold ring to a pack of cigarettes, but this recently auction Soviet spy camera was disguised as… a camera. The camera went up for auction in early July at Aston’s Auctioneers in the UK, where it ended up selling for ...

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Learn Photoshop by Recreating Movie Posters

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Photographer and retoucher Antti Karppinen has started a new series of video tutorials that aims to teach Photoshop techniques by recreating the looks seen in movie posters. “I have always loved movie posters and teaching photography and retouching,” Karppinen writes. “I’m using stock images to create my replications and try ...

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The Average Faces of Vogue Cover Models Around the World

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This portrait is the average face of Vogue cover models over the past 25 years. The image was created through a study commissioned by MyVoucherCodes. Data specialist Giuseppe Sollazzo first gathered the names and photos of every single female cover model over the past 25 years for 7 international editions ...

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Photos of Tokyo and Seoul Shot Using a Fractal Lens

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Seoul-based photographer Steve Roe recently took a fractal lens around Asia and captured futuristic views of the narrow streets filled with neon signs. Roe used the glass prisms made by Fractal Filters, which launched back in 2014 after a successful Kickstarter campaign. “The fractal works are inspired by the likes ...

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Photographers Beaten and Abducted in Bangladesh Student Protests

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Massive road safety protests in Bangladesh are making headlines around the world due to the violent crackdown being conducted by the government. In addition to students being attacked, photographers are also finding themselves in the crosshairs: some are being beaten in the streets, and one prominent photojournalist was abducted hours ...

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Nikon Full Frame Mirrorless Camera Spotted in New Leaked Photos

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Nikon’s upcoming full frame mirrorless camera has been spotted in the flesh yet again. A new set of leaked photos are offering yet another glimpse at the new, highly-anticipated camera’s look. Nikon Rumors first published the set of photos, which were uploaded and subsequently deleted by a Twitter fan account ...

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Tamron Unveils the 17-35mm f/2.8-4 for Canon and Nikon

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Tamron has just announced its new 17-35mm f/2.8-4 Di OSD full-frame lens for Canon and Nikon DSLRs. At just 3.5 inches (8.9cm) in length and 1.01lbs (0.46kg) in weight, the lens is the smallest and lightest ultra-wide-angle zoom lens in its class. Compared to the $1,099 Tamron 15-30mm f/2.8 VC, ...

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