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Polaroids are back in style, and millennials love them. It’s a way to turn average pictures into something artsy and different. The only issue is that those photos aren’t on your phone. The pictures are on paper, and there’s only one copy. Well, luckily there’s a way to fix that. The Google PhotoScan app can convert those Polaroids, or any printed photograph, into a digital form. This saves you the hassle of using an actual scanner. Let’s be real, the days …

We all have that one photograph hanging up or tucked away somewhere that we wish we had easy digital access to. Whether it be to post on Facebook or even order a print, having that photo available on your phone would make things a whole lot simpler. Photomyne makes that a reality. WHAT IS Photomyne, exactly? Photomyne is an app that allows you to scan physical photos right onto your mobile device. It can automatically crop photos you scan, and …

A dog is man’s best friend, but a dog is not man’s best photography model. Most dogs are playful and energetic, which makes them harder to photograph but not impossible. Dogs make really cute and funny expressions, and they will never criticize you for making their nose look big! However, capturing a sharp, well-composed snapshot of your best friend isn’t always as simple as “Sit! Stay!” Here are a few tips from our friends who have photographed more than 25,000 …
Car from 3/4 angle

This blog post features tips from renowned automotive photographer Desmond Louw. In order to show how accessible these tips are to the rest of us, we asked our Director of Media Relations Chuck Ellis, who recently completed the restoration of a 1964 Plymouth Valiant, to use the tips to take some photos of his own car for this post. His commentary can be found on each photo’s caption.   – Editor Putting a camera in every cell phone has made us all …

Sometimes an iPhone seems sufficient for photography. Sometimes picking up and learning a new, pro-level camera can help rekindle a long lost love. That’s what happened to my wife, and you can read about that here. But other times, it’s actually abandoning the complexities of high-end technology that can help you embrace creativity with something as simple as a film photography camera. My wife’s friend, Scott Connolly, did exactly that. As ironic as it sounds, Scott discovered medium-format film photography …

Here at Fracture we were just as swept up in Eclipse-mania as everyone else. Homemade viewing glasses, NASA approved welding masks, and laminated solar eclipse charts in hand – we came prepared to fully geek out. Sensing an awesome opportunity to capture a special moment in time, we sent a few teammates Eclipse-chasing. Here’s a recap of Drew and Taylor’s excellent adventure. What happened yesterday will likely only happen a couple more times in our lifetime. So when Taylor and …