Insights & Thoughts


Fictitious Dishes: An Album of Literature’s Most Memorable Meals | Dinah Fried

Are you hungry for classic literature? See some of the most iconic meals from the most iconic books of all time.

#myNYPD | NYPD Photo Contest Is A Colossal Disaster

The NYPD sends a tweet urging the public to share photos they have with the NYPD, to be featured on their Facebook page. The intention gets turned upside down and the public...

The Best Business Advice I Can Offer You

There's a hundredweight of material on photo-business optimization. But if you ever were to sit with me & ask my advice, this is what I would tell you.

A Soothing Firefly Time Lapse To Usher In Spring & Summer

Let Missouri-base photographer Vincent Brady bring in your spring and summer with his soothing time lapse of fireflies

Macro Photography Of Butterfly Wings Are Mesmerizingly Beautiful

Leave it to a biochemist to take what's in plain sight, and re-cast it in a way we've never seen before. This collection of butterfly wings are truly beautiful

Congresswoman Introduces Bill to Regulate Excessive Photoshop Use

The recently abundant outcry with excessive Photoshopping has lead lawmakers to stand up.
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{Being Inspired} Neil Snape: Beauty & Fashion Photographer

Keeping our creative mind alert and sharp is one of those unique challenges for all of us. This week we chat with Neil Snape to see how he stays inspired.

The Art of a Sales Call - What to Say When Contacting a Potential Client

The art of the sales call: an essential lesson on what to say when contacting potential clients

85% Of Images Online Used Without Permission? That's Lowballing

IMGemebed released a white paper with figures that seem enormous. But are you surprised?
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What Makes a Good Lens and What Should You Look For When Shopping for Lenses

When you are looking for a new lens, what are the things you think about? Sigma, Tamron and Canon weigh in.

Accusations Of Racism Against Native American Photo Shoot By Next Top Model

Heidi Klum and Germany's Next Top Model have found themselves in hot water recently over a Native American themes photoshoot many have deemed hypersexualized.

Why Track & Field Events Are Perfect For Learning Sports Photography

Learning how to be a good Sports Photographer can be tricky if you do not know where to start. Managing your exposure, tracking subjects with AF, and finding good composition...