While online, it is universally known that Kung Fury is the greatest video ever made, Nikon is laying a serious claim to the crown with their 100 Year anniversary video. July 25th will mark the big date for the company which was founded as Nippon Kogaku KK in 1917 and few would dispute that the […]
2016 has had it’s fair share of ups and downs. In the world of photography, we haven’t been immune to losses either. Conversely, it’s also been very exciting for advances in technology, trend shifts and all sorts in between.
So, this is pretty hot and it’s Instagram’s latest story – though not published by them, but rather about Instagram accounts. These two Instagrammers feel they’ve been stalked (aka Instastalked) and they know who….
One of the greatest shows in the photography world – Photokina 2016. This year’s been no exception to generating loads of buzz with exciting announcements!
In recent years the online dating game has changed, no longer do you have to fill out countless forms of detailed personal information, or go through some laborious process to find potential matches, all thanks to an app called Tinder, you may have heard of it? What Tinder does is streamline the dating process into […]
Over 200,000 photos are uploaded every minute on Facebook alone. That’s over 9 billion new photos a month. With those kinds of numbers, a photo has to be really interesting for it to really stand out and grab people’s attention. The National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) wanted to know what exactly it is that makes a photo interesting. They wondered: Are people more naturally drawn to images taken by professionals rather than those snapped by amateurs? Was it the quality of the images that drew people in? What about subject matter, do people find images of people more interesting than landscapes?
Like any other main stream activity, photography goes through phases both artistic and technological. Some of these trends end up becoming long lived, HDR is a prime example, whilst some tend to fade off into obscurity. While we had earlier predicted what we can expect in photography this year, today we’re are going to attempt to track down some of the more important of the current trends in photography.
It was the first and for a long time, arguably the best image image management program available but last week Apple announced that development of Aperture will come to a halt. For many Mac based professionals, this is a huge blow. Apple’s replacement app, Photos is still an unknown quantity. Today we are going to take a look at the past, present and future of Apple’s Aperture.
We hope you’ve been honing your photography skills because it’s competition time! The chance to win great prizes aside, photography competitions provide a wonderful opportunity to test your photography skills and learn from the experience. The deadline for some of the competitions is fast approaching, so you better be quick about it! Get set, go!
Photography competitions are a great way to test your photography skills. In an effort to help you stay updated with ongoing or upcoming photography competitions from around the world, we will try to bring out a post at least once a month to keep you informed.