Photography first became prominent toward the end of the 19th century as the technology became more refined. Over the years, we’ve seen a number of different mediums emerge from the photographic world, with the latest being high definition digital.
Today we take photography for granted. With our advanced smart phones that can take high definition pictures for us automatically, and the dozens of different picture-sharing websites found on the internet, taking a new photograph just doesn’t seem that impressive.
Since the day the camera became portable, photographers throughout the years have captured some of the most terrible moments in recent human history. These are pictures that often convey the very worst that humanity has to offer, or suffering that […]
Photography was first invented in the early 1800’s, and in the time since then, it’s become the world’s most powerful visual medium. Photographs are a part of our daily lives in today’s era, and we often take for granted just […]
Photography is present everywhere these days, whether as a part of advertising campaigns, scientific articles, media around current events, propaganda, or just the personal pictures we take to celebrate whatever we wish to remember. It’s difficult to imagine a world […]
Africa has produced some excellent and varied photographers who have received numerous awards and accolades, not only locally, but internationally as well Justin Dingwall Justin Dingwall is a South African photographer born in Johannesburg. He studied at the Tshwane University […]
Similar to many spaces throughout history, photography is often seen as an oversaturated market for men, but thanks to the confidence and passion of many women, the world of photography has undoubtedly been changed forever. Here we take a moment […]
While some may not know the story behind them, these photographs are just a few of the world’s most instantly recognisable. These photographs have all helped shape our history in one way or another and were taken by some of […]
Nobody can dispute what an extraordinary photographer Helmut Newton was, and he was quite an interesting man as well. Do you know everything there is to know about him? Check your knowledge against these intriguing facts, and you may learn […]
She is possibly one of the worlds most famous women, even to this day, and the iconic photograph of Marilyn Monroe with her white skirt billowing up behind her is one that just about everyone has seen at some point […]