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  • Humor Sexy Cute Football Economy

    by Ellenboughn | 3rd of February, 2009

    Who won football’s Super Bowl? In my world there is more interest in what ads were more successful than news of the game itself. Which commercials resonated the most with the target audiences? Which ones garnered kudos from creatives at the top agencies? And which ones... More
  • Color Me Red

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of December, 2008

    Much of the Northern Hemisphere is covered in snow this week, even places like Las Vegas that normally never see the white, icy stuff have experienced falling snow. We’ve written previously about how to create and use artificial snow but now that the real thing is right... More
  • Way LOUD

    by Ellenboughn | 23rd of September, 2008

    Sound is invisible and depicting it in images is even more challenging than photographs of wind that I have written about previously. From the sound of music to the stress producing noise of an early morning garbage truck, images that show ‘sound’ can be indispensable... More
  • Stuff Happens

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of June, 2008

    What does leaving my wallet at the bookstore yesterday, a flashing warning light on the car dashboard as I pulled out to drive back to the bookstore and an error in posting a payment to a bill have to do with stock photography? Typical everyday annoyances and frustrations... More
  • The New China

    by Ellenboughn | 12th of March, 2008

    The world prepares to visit China in great numbers for the 2008 Olympics. Many visitors may be surprised at the extent of China’s expansion. According to Businessweek, “China will soon be home to the world's largest airport, the world's first fully sustainable city, and... More
  • PEACE

    by Ellenboughn | 27th of December, 2007

    All across the world in many countries the time between Christmas and the first week of the New Year is traditionally a time of celebration and reflection. It’s a time of hope, family and travel. I’m taking the week off for the same reasons. I have a blog ready in the... More
  • Snow: Real or Instant?

    by Ellenboughn | 25th of October, 2007

    How do you make it snow when it doesn’t? Hands down, the real stuff is best but sometimes you have to fake it There are all manner of tricks. There is phony snow that is mixed with water and some swear by instant mashed potato flakes. A discussion about the merits of various... More
  • It's All There in Black and White

    by Ellenboughn | 22nd of August, 2007

    Advertising screams, ‘We want color photos!’ and galleries yell back, ‘Only black & white matters.’ That was the past. Yes, it’s certain that color images dominate in print and web advertising and that classic photography found in galleries is more closely associated... More
  • Our Obsession with Noise

    by Matthewcuda | 20th of August, 2015

    When I started in photography back in the mid 1990s we were all shooting film and film that was manufactured for higher light sensitivity caused the silver halide to clump together causing a phenomenon we termed "grainy." Some photographers actually liked the look... More
  • My First Pictures Accepted

    by Arielfriedphotography | 19th of August, 2015

    I'm so excited that my dream to have my photography appreciated in a larger manner is on its way to being fulfilled! I've got 8 photographs finally accepted on here! Most are taken with a simple point and shoot Canon I got for xmas a few years back, but I've recently just... More
  • My Photography

    by Niahelen | 16th of August, 2015

    My name is Helen i love to take pictures my camera is my best friend. If my English is not to good its because i am a Norwegian.I am not a professional photographer i just love to express myself in my images.i always where told as very young that i was stupid and could not... More
  • My first photos with a model (in black and white)

    by Truthservant | 13th of August, 2015

    Hello friends, I like to share with you my first ever photos with a model. I chose to process them in black and white. What do you think?    I think black-and-white is suitable for some photos where color can be a real distraction. It is good for photos with patterns... More
  • Heidi's photo

    by Heidia91 | 12th of August, 2015

    My name is Heidi, im 23 and from Norway :) I love pets, and post of my pictures are of animals :) Hope you like them.    I'm going to take new pictures, and i need your help :) I need u to come with your idea for my next picture. The picture... More
  • Why are People Still Drawn to the Black and White Image?

    by Gracelife | 12th of August, 2015

      There’s something about black and white images that makes them powerful, interesting and almost more expressive than color photos. One might have assumed, back when color photos were first developed, that black and white images would slowly turn into a relic from... More
  • Blooming magnolia trees, from spring to summer

    by Lana4kask | 8th of August, 2015

    Hello friends! I want to talk a little about flowers and nature of my native land, I live in southern Russia in the seaside town Sochi. We have a lot of exotic flowers, trees and plants, and at any time of the year, even in winter, on the streets are beautiful flower beds.... More
  • Not only Florence! Peace and beauty in Southern Tuscany

    by Andreamangoni | 8th of August, 2015

    Florence is a fantastic jewel in the crown of Tuscany, but it is not its only gem. The southern part of this Italian region is rich in history and charm....... Near the town of Grosseto, the countryside of Tuscany winds through the hills and olive groves, offering to its... More
  • Tips for beginners. What kind of photos are in demand for photostocks

    by Paparazzofamily | 28th of July, 2015

    Usually almost all new photographers to photo stock search for the answers to the following questions: Which photos to choose for uploading so that they will be in demand and immediately found its buyers? What compositions are more needed? What vectors are more popular... More
  • Historical odyssey - rally reconstruction groups and historical groups

    by Kryspl | 16th of July, 2015

       Once a year in my small town in Kutno takes a big event. People come from all over the country and beyond Polish borders. In one place you can meet soldiers, weapons and traditions of many centuries and many countries. Next meeting will take place this weekend.... More
  • Canon 7D, Tamron and Autofocus

    by Matthewcuda | 13th of July, 2015

    Just a quick technical tip this week... I wanted to take a quick moment to write about an issue I had this week with my Canon 7D and the Tamron 70-300mm VC lens. For those who have read my blogs in the past, you know that I recommend this combination as a good economy... More
  • A to Z of Stock Photography Terms

    by Karenfoleyphotography | 2nd of July, 2015

    Starting out in photography, one can quickly become overwhelmed with the terminology. Photographers use their vernacular as comfortably as a first language, but for someone starting out, especially when starting in the world of stock photography, they may as well be speaking... More

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