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Use a polarizer for purer portraits and less retouching
How to pick the right wide-angle lens
Architectural photography: Exploring Seoul’s urban geometry
The importance of looking up
Eight things to consider when photographing architecture
Architectural photography in Paris’ La Seine Musicale
The power of looking up in architecture photography
Revealing colorful geometric details in architecture
Adding people in your architecture photography
Using Lightroom’s spot healing brush to remove flaws
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The importance of looking up

Being a part of a local photowalk group, I often experiment with different techniques during our outings. One of our group leaders, Dianne Carroll Burdick, has long taught the importance of looking up and taking advantage of different perspectives. Looking

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Architectural photography in Paris’ La Seine Musicale

While he specializes in photographing the major cities and landscapes of America, Paris-based Ludwig Favre is also never short of architectural photography that showcases the details of his city. Among these is his “Orchestral Architecture” series, which features all the

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The power of looking up in architecture photography

When it comes to architecture photography, looking up is inevitable. Towering skyscrapers will often force you to point your camera to their height. Some buildings and architectural elements also only reveal their full effect when viewed from below. In a

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Architecture | Photographer: Ian Johnston LRPSCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Ian Johnston LRPS

Category: Architecture Photographer: Ian Johnston LRPS Photo: “Salisbury Cathedral” Considering the history of the church, much time and effort was made in designing beautiful and profound sculpture for its vessels. A great example is the well known Salisbury Cathedral, and

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Architecture | Photographer: Steve LavelleCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Steve Lavelle

Category: Architecture Photographer: Steve Lavelle Photo: “St Germans” Yes, this is an architectural photo. No, it’s not a building! But it takes a well skilled architect and engineer to make a bridge that lasts for scores of years. The utilization

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Architecture | Photographer: thistleamy5Curator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: thistleamy5

Category: Architecture Photographer: thistleamy5 Photo: “Dome of St. Ivo, Rome” So much of architecture is about form as well as function, and great architectural photography really highlights the form component. In this case, the dome of the church is sculpted

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Architecture | Photographer: Jesus VillarrealCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Jesus Villarreal

Category: Architecture Photographer: Jesus Villarreal Photo: “Porta Fira Towers / Toyo Ito + Fermín Vázquez. L’Hospitalet. Barcelona” This very unusual structure is part of a pair of unusual structures, though this particular building is shaped and colored to appear highly

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Victorian silo art, part one

Australia’s farmers and rural areas have been doing it tough. Climate change is a real thing whether people wish to believe it or not. Many parts of southeast Australia (like in many other parts of the world) have been in

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LudwigFavreOrchestralArchitectureCover

Architectural photography in Paris’ La Seine Musicale

While he specializes in photographing the major cities and landscapes of America, Paris-based Ludwig Favre is also never short of architectural photography that showcases the details of his city. Among these is his “Orchestral Architecture” series, which features all the

Read More
YingYinUPCover

The power of looking up in architecture photography

When it comes to architecture photography, looking up is inevitable. Towering skyscrapers will often force you to point your camera to their height. Some buildings and architectural elements also only reveal their full effect when viewed from below. In a

Read More
Architecture | Photographer: Ian Johnston LRPSCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Ian Johnston LRPS

Category: Architecture Photographer: Ian Johnston LRPS Photo: “Salisbury Cathedral” Considering the history of the church, much time and effort was made in designing beautiful and profound sculpture for its vessels. A great example is the well known Salisbury Cathedral, and

Read More
Architecture | Photographer: Steve LavelleCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Steve Lavelle

Category: Architecture Photographer: Steve Lavelle Photo: “St Germans” Yes, this is an architectural photo. No, it’s not a building! But it takes a well skilled architect and engineer to make a bridge that lasts for scores of years. The utilization

Read More
Architecture | Photographer: thistleamy5Curator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: thistleamy5

Category: Architecture Photographer: thistleamy5 Photo: “Dome of St. Ivo, Rome” So much of architecture is about form as well as function, and great architectural photography really highlights the form component. In this case, the dome of the church is sculpted

Read More
Architecture | Photographer: Jesus VillarrealCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Jesus Villarreal

Category: Architecture Photographer: Jesus Villarreal Photo: “Porta Fira Towers / Toyo Ito + Fermín Vázquez. L’Hospitalet. Barcelona” This very unusual structure is part of a pair of unusual structures, though this particular building is shaped and colored to appear highly

Read More
Silo art 1 header (1)

Victorian silo art, part one

Australia’s farmers and rural areas have been doing it tough. Climate change is a real thing whether people wish to believe it or not. Many parts of southeast Australia (like in many other parts of the world) have been in

Read More
Architecture | Photographer: Michael HoffmanCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Michael Hoffman

Category: Architecture Photographer: Michael Hoffman Photo: “Four Seasons” In a word, elegant! With clean, impeccable simplicity, this photograph entices with the beauty of reflection and perfect lines. Originally shared with the Photofocus Readers Flickr Group. Join the group and share

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Architecture | Photographer: Wade BrooksCurator: Steven Inglima

Photographer of the Day: Wade Brooks

Category: Architecture Photographer: Wade Brooks Photo: “Lights, Lines and Reflections” This is such an elegant interior portrait of a beautiful building space! Careful positioning allows the viewers to experience the rising window sash lines and the curved ceiling surrounding the

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