Home / Inspiration (page 10)

Inspiration

Shooting Wet Plate Double Exposures with a Handheld Camera

wetplatehandheldfeat-800x420.jpg

Wet plate photographer Markus Hofstaetter recently tried his hand at tackling an unusual project: he wanted to shoot wet plate portraits handheld. Hofstaetter started out by using his country’s equivalent of craigslist to hunt for and purchase a nearly 100-year-old camera that would be suitable for his project. The one ...

Read More »

10 Tips for Shooting Waterfall Photos

waterfallphotosfeat-800x420.jpg

Here’s a straightforward guide on how to get something more out of your waterfall shots. The idea to this guide came to me when I recently visited Iceland again and kept seeing everyone taking the same shots at the famous waterfalls. Even the ‘professional’ photographers with very expensive gear were ...

Read More »

Using Drones to Shoot War Zones

Screen_Grab_242-copy-800x450.jpg

Photographer and director Joey L has been using camera drones to capture aerial photos and videos in conflict zones. Here’s a 21-minute talk he recently gave on his work at Hardwired NYC. With how far consumer drones have come in the past several years, it’s possible for Joey to capture incredibly ...

Read More »

The Winning Photos of Underwater Photographer of the Year 2018

301TobiasFriedrich-800x336.jpg

The Underwater Photographer of the Year photo competition has just unveiled its winners for 2018. The photos provide gorgeous glimpses into the aquatic world that’s normally out of sight. This year’s overall winner was German photographer Tobias Friedrich with an image titled “Cycle War” (shown above). It shows Norton 16H ...

Read More »

These Photographers Created Floating Photo Studios

Ubermut_09-800x599.jpg

German photographers Claudius Schulze and Maciej Markowicz created two floating photo studios that have been sailing the channels and streams of Europe, including visiting Paris and Amsterdam. The project is known as [2BOATS]. The first boat, created by Schulze, is a houseboat that provides a “community hub” for discussions and ...

Read More »