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With smartphones becoming more and more like their DSLR counterparts, consumers are now tempted more than ever to upgrade their phone’s photography features with accessories and specially made lenses. For the past decade, iPhones have dominated this market and for good reason. With the iPhone 6 and above capable of image stabilization and shooting full HD at 60fps, it’s already starting to outclass $500 kit cameras. Earlier this year, the lens manufacturing giant, Zeiss, teamed up with ExoLens to unveil their wide-angle, …

If you’re anything like us, your camera roll may be filled with hundreds (…thousands) of photos that will probably never see the light of day. Fotr is here to fix that. Fotr is an app that acts as an analogue camera in your iPhone. You buy film, take photos, and Fotr prints and mails the photos to your door. Sounds simple enough, right? Well hold up. There’s a catch. Fotr isn’t kidding around when it says it acts as an analogue …

Dan Pimentel has been a professional photographer since 1979. Specializing in journalism and advertising, he is a freelance author for seven major national aviation magazines. His Airplanista Aviation Blog has been published since 2005. Pimental’s professional photo galleries are found here. He is very active on Twitter as @Av8rdan. Advertising: it is around us every day. It asks us to buy something, go somewhere, or become someone’s customer. In our hyper-connected world, we see advertising images everywhere we look. Most never make it into …

Deck the walls with fabulous photos, fa la la la la la la la la. Time to go from drab to fab this holiday season and become the ultimate gift giver. Toss away the cuff links, ties, and ugly sweaters and pick up our brand spankin’ new personalized photo gift guide. This guide will transform your favorite pictures into unique and thoughtful gifts. Ready your credit cards, set up the gift wrap, and SHOP! 1. Snow Globes $6.69 Nothing says Christmas …

Have you ever wondered what the perfect time of day to capture that perfect shot is? Ever wished that you could have had someone tell you when that time was? Well have no fear, GoldenHour.One is here! What is the “Golden Hour”?  The golden hour is one of the most exciting situations for photographers. Essentially, it is the period of time after sunrise or before sunset where light is softer and more saturated than midday. Whether you’re capturing landscape or portrait photography, …

Les Picker is a professional landscape, wildlife and award-winning travel photographer, and a Moab Master photographer for Moab Fine Art Papers. Picker frequently contributes photography tips and tricks to the Fracture blog, and today he speaks on the importance of perspective.  I don’t mean to be sarcastic… no, I take that back. I do mean to be sarcastic. Here goes. There is no rule that says you must hold your camera at eye level, in a standing position, with the camera …