The Egg That Made Photographic History

It may just be a photo of an egg on a plain white background, but this image changed the world on January 4, 2019. When the year started, marketer Chris Godfrey discovered that the current holder of the most likes for one image on Instagram was a picture of Kylie…

Photos Taken Right Before The Worst Happened

Photographs cannot hold any sentimentality, which allows us to capture moments that are both incredible and tragic without any bias. Many of these pictures then depict calm and collected moments right before the worst tragedies imaginable would occur, from terrible accidents to death. With that in mind, these are some…

Vivian Maier Street Photographer Extraordinaire

Vivian Maier took more than 150,000 photographs during her life, most of which can hold their own when compared to the works of Annie Liebowitz, Henri Cartier-Bresson, and Diane Arbus. Why, then, did we only start hearing her name a decade ago?

Famous Photographs That Aren’t What They Seem

There is no question that photographs have shaped history. They have exposed lies, raised awareness, and swayed public perception around major events. But, at the same time, there are more than a few iconic photographs that have been misleading. In fact, some have outright lied to the public, convincing them…

6 Steps To a DIY Photo Booth For Your Big Event

Whether your big event is a special birthday, a wedding, an anniversary, or a corporate event, you and your guests will want to commemorate it with a few photographs. Elevate the experience for all concerned by building a DIY photo booth.

What Is Resolution, And How Does It Work?

If you’ve used a digital camera at all, you’ll know that resolution refers to the overall quality and clarity of a photograph. Snap a low resolution image on your phone and, once transferring it to a computer monitor, you will realise just how poor the quality is. Strange; the photo…

Simple Smartphone Photography Tips and Tricks

Smartphone cameras are getting better every year, with manufacturers beefing up photo resolution, adding extra lenses, and providing integration options so you can store your snaps without clogging up your device.

How to Take Quality Photographs at Night

Everyone knows that it can be challenging to take good quality pictures at the best of times. This is especially true at night, when low light conditions present unique challenges for all kinds of photographers.