BOXING DAY

He calls himself a Photoshop-ographer.  We call him extremely talented.  Glyn Dewis is a Photographer, Retoucher and Trainer currently based just outside of Oxford in the UK.  But don’t let this kind smile and his love of geek talk fool you. Do a little more research and you’ll find that he is a tenacious body […]

Rate this:

11123715474_01d1f2bd61_o

I know what you’re thinking.  Today’s featured photographer looks like a teenager.  Well, he is.  And nothing makes me more excited than discovering fresh, budding talent and introducing you to his work at the beginning of his very bright and promising career.  Ladies and Gents, meet 16-year-old fine art photographer, Alex Currie. He says he […]

Rate this:

Screen Shot 2013-12-07 at 9.26.50 PM

Not every photo you take will be incredible, but that doesn’t mean you should simply throw it in the trash. Combining your image with stock images, you can get some pretty magical mystical results. Let me show you how to create a neat photo composition in Photoshop! Disclaimer: This is just one way to work […]

Rate this:

After

Editor’s Note:  This is a guest post from Mark Morrow. One of my favorite ways to spend a sunny afternoon is to grab the kids, the GoPro & monopod and head for water.  If you’ve owned a GoPro Hero camera and have experimented with underwater shooting in creeks and streams, you’re probably well-accustomed to the […]

Rate this:

romanschatz
slotbanner

Copyright Scott Bourne – All Rights Reserved Short and sweet. The serious photographer holds a great picture in their mind as if it were a poem. While they know the picture well, they improve on the picture the whole time, re-working it, adding accents, changing the flow of the imagery and doing it over and […]

Rate this:

DLCbanner

David LaChapelle is an American photographer who’s split his time between commercial and fine-art.  He’s also directed film and music video projects and worked as an artist. He is known for a style that focusses on hyper-realism and for subversive themes. At age 17, LaChapelle met Andy Warhol.  He was offered his first job as a photographer at Interview […]

Rate this:

Screen Shot 2013-12-07 at 8.48.47 PM

Create an old fashioned 1950′s pin up poster in Adobe Photoshop using Filters, Adjustment Layers, selection methods and textures. Disclaimer: This is just one way to create a vintage look. For more tutorials go to www.iceflowstudios.com or get daily tips and updates on Twitter. ______ This Post Sponsored by: Adobe Photoshop CC and Lightroom for US$9.99/mo. Limited-time offer for […]

Rate this:

tree_Panorama1

She was shaped by the Southern Oregon Coast and currently resides in St. Louis, MO.  She claims that she is just beginning to discover her voice through imagery.  But in actuality, I’ve followed her work for a while and have seen her portfolio that impressively and consistently presents the fine art beauty of nature.  Meet […]

Rate this:

1(1)

Some say they can spot his work and his brand of photography and processing a mile away.  His work is fantastically unique and has the photography industry and world wide press stirring. This award-winning talent has captured faces of the most interesting characters that are now making international impact because of his emotional portraiture and […]

Rate this:

Rejuvination

In a recent podcast, we were privileged to hear from the talented Julieanne Kost, Principal Evangelist for Photoshop and LIghtrom at Adobe Systems with an incredibly talented knack of digital imagery.  In her work, Julieanne combines a passion for photography with a mastery of digital imaging techniques.  With a degree in psychology, Julieanne constructs worlds […]

Rate this:

https://www.facebook.com/adriansommeling

He’s a gifted conceptual photographer and a father that beautifully and creatively integrates both of those aspects of his life into his photography concepts.  His art is imaginative and his photographs tell stories while his own son stars in the artistic ideas he creates.   I am proud to introduce you to the talented Netherlands-based […]

Rate this:

Annie Leibovitz

Many know him as a conceptual celebrity portrait artist.  And others probably know him as one of the few photographers to ever take a portrait of highly esteemed photographer, Annie Leibovitz.  Aside from his famous clients and numerous magazine covers and features, I know him as a friend, father and hard working talent that has […]

Rate this:

bannerdlmkjk

This week’s show features three of the photo industry’s best and brightest.  First up,  Melissa Niu interviews Damien Lovegrove, a portrait photographer from the UK. Next Rich Harrington interviews Mike Kubeisy about his work in Hollywood. Finally, Julieanne Kost shares her insights into photography and Adobe.

Continue reading

copyright 2013 deb schwedhelm workshop 15

She’s a mother, former Air Force nurse and a wife that communicates all aspects of her life as poetic images of beauty.  She made children swimming in her back yard pieces of fine art with international awards of recognition.   I could write numerous articles on her work, her consistent portfolio and my admiration for her […]

Rate this:

_DSC0356aresize

She’s my 7-year-old and her world is a fascinating place.  Her daily needs are simple; food, sleep and adventure.  Her notebook is full of friendly monster doodles and has a clockwork morning report of her nightly dreams.  In one particular instance, she woke to tell me that she dreamt that she could fly.  And she […]

Rate this:

www.clydebutcher.com

In a technically driven world with advanced digital cameras and pixels, it’s very unique to find an artist who dwells solely in the analog medium.  Yes, there are many that still shoot film but this man’s work is captured a little different than with just a medium format or 35mm camera. Due to some incredible […]

Rate this:

Screen Shot 2013-10-22 at 6.18.08 PM

I love a fine art print, with a well fit matte and a custom frame. Unfortunately, my walls (and my wallet!) are not big enough to accommodate all the prints I would like to make. I could cycle my images up and down, and trade frames, but they don’t always look good in the ratios […]

Rate this:

Where-the-Wild-Things-Are---Harper's-Bazaar

Watch out folks, this girl can shoot.  Literally.  Originally from China, this talented artist was a national record holder for the women’s air rifle team in Singapore at the young age of 14.  Then just a few years later, having a published photo campaign for Mercedes Benz Taiwan,  it seems that she is lethal with […]

Rate this:

© Brooke Shaden

It’s hard not to love her.  And it’s even harder not to appreciate her work.  Even though her portfolio might be filled with dark, engaging and heavy components of emotion, you won’t necessarily feel those same characteristics when you meet her. Just as we discussed in her podcast interview,  she aims to create magical and engaging new […]

Rate this:

13

Never before have I thought that a house fly could be so beautiful or that a spider’s fur had a soft side.  This photographer’s macro photography of everyday bugs has wowed the industry with his unique coloring and face to face perspective of little critters.  What we consider pests, he considers models.  By simply stepping […]

Rate this: