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Photographer of the Day: Gino Domenico

Category: Street Photographer: Gino Domenico Photo: “Split” Gino sent me this picture and it gave me a little chuckle. He said he took this image on 6th Avenue in New

Tomas Salinka's Photographer of the Day winning portrait "Frida" on Photofocus.com

Photographer of the Day: Tomas Salinka

Category: Portrait Photographer: Tomas Salinka Photo: “Frida” What looks like, at first sight, is a natural light portrait of a young woman. Then you see her oh-so-blue eyes. Then you see

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Looking at Wabi-Sabi, the art of perfectly imperfect

Wabi-Sabi is a Japanese philosophy that represents the acceptance of transience and imperfect life. Sometimes described as one of beauty that is “imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete.” “Wabi” roughly means “rustic

Photographer of the Day: Stig Nygaard

Category: Architecture Photographer: Stig Nygaard Photo: “Copenhagen International School” While this very pretty image is not what I would typically refer to as an “architectural” photograph, it is a compelling

Photographer of the Week: August 12-16, 2019

Every weekday, Photofocus curators share a great photograph taken by one of our readers. Every month we highlight photographs in the genres of architecture, portrait, outdoor, street and a flex

Photographer of the Day: Irwin Scott

Category: Street Art Photographer: Irwin Scott Photo: “Lured by her illusion” Capturing layers in street art is a great way to bring depth of an otherwise two-dimensional object. The artist of

Photographer of the Day: Paul Munford

Category: Street Photographer: Paul Munford Photo: “P” My husband looked at this image by Paul Munford and asked what he used to take it. My response was “TALENT and, of

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Photographer of the Day: Ria Trouw

Category: Outdoor Photographer: Ria Trouw Photo: “Luneburg” A lovely, flower-lined street that makes me want to keep walking and exploring. It looks like the perfect day to wander here. This image makes

Gianluca Moretto's "Omaggio a Stanley" earns him Photofocus Photographer of the Day.

Photographer of the Day: Gianluca Moretto

Category: Portrait Photographer: Gianluca Moretto Photo: “Omaggio a Stanley” Oh my droogies, this portrait is real horrorshow. For fans of Stanley Kubrick’s film, “A Clockwork Orange” the vocabulary is completely familiar.

Photographer of the Day: Ritxy

Category: Architecture Photographer: Ritxy Photo: “untitled” Reflections can add tremendous visual excitement, and when the original shapes are amazing in themselves, when combined with their mirror image appear even more

Photographer of the Week: August 5-9, 2019

Every weekday, Photofocus curators share a great photograph taken by one of our readers. Every month we highlight photographs in the genres of architecture, portrait, outdoor, street and a flex

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How writing can help your photography

About a year ago I started writing almost every morning and it’s helped my photography and my business. Below I explain how. “The Artist Way” “The Artist Way” is a

Photographer of the Day: Jamie Zartman

Category: Street Art Photographer: Jamie Zartman Photo: “Untitled” As someone who regularly captures ArtPrize, the world’s largest public art competition, I always enjoy interacting and photographing artists as they complete their

Photographer of the Day: Dean Forbes

Category: Street Photographer: Dean Forbes Photo: “Audience” “This image was made at a community arts festival where I live in Shoreline, Washington. I noticed the man’s hat, lit by the

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Photographer of the Day: Davide Gabino

Category: Outdoor Photographer: Davide Gabino Photo: “Ploumanac’h” What a beautiful black and white image — so much about this is spot on. All of the leading lines that draw the viewer in

Michael Hutchinson's "Venice Beach Artist" earns him the nod at Photofocus Photographer of the Day for portraits.

Photographer of the Day: Michael Hutchinson

Category: Portrait Photographer: Michael Hutchinson Photo: “Venice Beach Artist” A great portrait tells us who the person portrayed is. The story is underpinned by clothing, accessories, environment and the pose.

Photographer of the Day: Northernstar28**

Category: Architecture Photographer: Northernstar28** Photo: “A Bit of Muted Noir….” This is not so much an architectural photograph of “a” building, but rather building itself, and how structures are designed