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Finding Calm Photographing Gloomy Minimalist Flowers

Finding Calm Photographing Gloomy Minimalist Flowers

Call it a personal project or way of finding the calm again in photographs, lately I’ve been shooting a portrait style “sad flower” collection and I love it. Check out the how and why and if it tickles your fancy you can give it a try too.

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Moenkopi Washi Bizan: The Handmade Paper You’ve Got to See to Believe

Moenkopi Washi Bizan: The Handmade Paper You've Got to See to Believe

When it comes to a handmade fine art paper, this is one that absolutely does not mess around, and with the right image, it can stop a viewer dead in their tracks. In fact, it’s so serious that this paper is sold by the individual sheet.

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Critique the Community Your Best Panoramic Image

Your Best Panoramic Image

Submit your best panoramic image for a chance to win a free Fstoppers tutorial.

Panoramic images are typically created by taking a series of photos side by side and stitching them together with software. However, for this Critique the Community, you can also submit any photograph that has been stitched together. That means any photograph made up of at least 3 separate images that gives the viewer a larger view than any one of the single frames that makes up the pano.

Over the next week, we invite you to submit your best panoramic images for the community to review. The entrant who submits the highest rated photo will receive a free Fstoppers original tutorial…

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Sold! An Update on The Most Expensive Photobooks Sold at Auction

Sold! An Update on The Most Expensive Photobooks Sold at Auction

Based on feedback I received about my article investigating the most expensive photobooks ever sold, I reached out to the two largest auction houses in the World to provide a more authoritative list of photobooks sold at auction. What do you expect to see in this list?

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Photographing a Laundromat for Six Months

Photographing a Laundromat for Six Months

In the modern world, very few of us take the time to slow down and really explore the best possible expression of a subject. With much of the photography industry being results focused in the fast-moving market we live in and even personal work being shared directly to social media for instant gratification, very few of us take the time to photograph a laundromat for six months.

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Create Stunning Infrared Photography for Less Than $200

Create Stunning Infrared Photography for Less Than $200

Infrared photography can reveal an eye-opening world of visual wonders, one that will continue to surprise you with its peculiarities. And it can also be surprisingly affordable.

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The Beautiful Art of Photographing Strangers In Intimate Settings

The Beautiful Art of Photographing Strangers In Intimate Settings

Couples photography has become more popular in the boudoir industry. It is a way to connect, interact and photograph moments between a couple to give a glimpse into their relationship. Although what happens when the couple is a pair of complete strangers?

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Lesser Known Photography Galleries: Seek Them Out

Lesser Known Photography Galleries: Seek Them Out

If you’re into photography and you’re into galleries, I’m confident you’ve heard of New York’s MoMa, Toronto’s AGO, and London’s Tate Modern. But what about some of the lesser known galleries that are often given short shrift in favor of the bigger iconic galleries?

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Stunning Underwater Photography Will Make You Rethink Shooting in Color

Stunning Underwater Photography Will Make You Rethink Shooting in Color

One might think the vibrant colors of sea life would make color a non-negotiable in underwater photography. But photographer Christian Vizl produced some of the most compelling images of ocean life I’ve ever seen — and they’re all black-and-white.

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The Ultimate Guide to Selling Fine Art Prints

The Ultimate Guide to Selling Fine Art Prints

Did you ever want to get into the prestigious and often lucrative world of selling your photos as fine art limited edition prints, but didn’t know where to start? In this video, learn how you can get started in the fine art world of photography and start making money with your photography today.

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Printing For Rich Contrast and Colors With Hahnemühle’s Photo Rag® Baryta

Printing For Rich Contrast and Colors With Hahnemühle's Photo Rag® Baryta

When you’ve decided to print your work and you’re looking for the right paper, your options are near endless. If you know that you’re wanting strong contrast and rich color representation, then take a look at this paper from Hahnemühle.

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