Posts Tagged

photography

We Love These Online Galleries of Photojournalism

Stories are so much better when told through images. Moments in history are often remembered by the powerful photos that go with them. In honor of that notion, I’m sharing with you all some of my favorite places to browse through captured moments. Reuter’s has an Editor’s choice section.  The best photos from the past 24 hours are always up, and almost always stunning. National Geographic always shares a photo of the day as well. Today’s is so mysterious and …

4 Tips for Beautiful Black and White Photographs

There was a time when black and white photos were the only option, yet even now that we have color, black and white photography remains an irreplaceable art form. From an artistic viewpoint; color depicts reality. Black and white is an interpretation of reality. Black and whites display a new dimension with emphasis on shadows, texture, contrast, and lighting. They are timeless. They see the depth and tell the stories beneath the colorful surface. Use these tips to guide you …

8 Tips to Make Your Portrait Photos More Interesting

We were shooting portraits in the office the other day for the We are Fracture blog post, and the topic of how to actually take good portraits came up.  So we’d thought we would share a few tips that we’ve discovered through trial and error, as well as some that we dug up online. First, ask yourself a few questions: – Do you want your subject to be posed or look natural? – Do you want an indoor or outdoor setting? – …

6 Tips to Make Your Baby Photos Even Better!

 We typed “better baby photos” into Google and found 998,000,000 results appear on the screen in .28 seconds. Who has time to dig through all of that? Not you! We’ve collected the 6 best baby photography tips for amateur photographers and put them all right here. 1. Use natural and indirect light If you need added light in your shot, bounce light by tilting your flash toward the ceiling, the wall behind/to the side of you, or toward someone wearing …