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When it Comes to The Instagram Business Model, We’re The Problem

When Instagram was first released way back in 2010, it generated excitement like no other app had previously done in the photographic community. Before that, Flickr was the go-to platform that had the sole focus of sharing photographic content. But because of the sheer reach and simplicity that Instagram offered, the tide changed, and with it, millions of people fell in love with the photo-sharing app – a love that would eventually turn sour....
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The Best Street Photographers of 2019 According to the Phoblographer

It should come as no surprise that we’re huge fans of street photography here at The Phoblographer. And because of what we do, we’re very fortunate to be able to feature and speak with some of the best street photographers in the game. The craft has become extremely popular over the past decade, with many people declaring their love for shooting on the streets. Some are good – and some, well, not so much. But beyond that are some fantastic shooters, creating great work, all while flying the flag for the street photography community. We have our favorites, of course. So as we approach the final stretch of another wonderful year, we want to share with you all our favorite street photographers of 2019....
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Photography Helped Ian MacDonald Overcome the Darkness of PTSD

“By the time I was twenty years into my career, the gaps in my armor started to reveal themselves,” says Ian MacDonald. He continues, “this is when I can recall experiencing the earliest signs of PTSD.” Ian is a multidisciplinary photographer who most aligns with street and travel photography. To say he has been on a journey is an understatement. Once a paramedic, Ian has seen things that many of us hopefully never will. Because of his experience and dedication to helping others, Ian found himself having to deal with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD.) Always a creative, photography would act as a catalyst for healing. It would help him to move out of the darkness and into a much better place in life....
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These Photographers Achieve Great Results with the Leica M10

When the Leica M10 was released back in 2017, the Leica community couldn’t wait to get their hands on it. It’s a full-frame system that packs 24MP into its CMOS sensor, and, of course, it’s a Leica so people were always going to drool over it. But boasting you have a Leica M10 is one thing, proving you can use it is another. We know a thing or two about what makes a good photograph. Because of that, we can see past the gear heads and identify who the real photographers are. In a list that packs some of the very best, here are five photographers doing the Leica M10 the justice it deserves....
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Instagram Has Made Street Photography Cliche and You’re the Problem

In an article recently published on World Press Photo, writer Colin Pantall asks: Why photograph when every picture has already been made? It’s a great question and one that highlights the impact of both an oversaturated industry and hobby. Because nowadays, everyone is a photographer – especially with the rise of social media and the smartphone camera. In his piece, Pantall focuses on the impact cliché images have had on documentary photography and photojournalism – but I want to take a look at street photography; a genre in which many continue to complain has become stale and tired....
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Sophie Turner Shares How Photographers Should Treat a Plus-Size Model

“Fat people wear clothes too, and we deserve to see ourselves represented in campaigns.” Those are the raw, unfiltered words of plus-size model and influencer, Sophie Turner. She’s working in an industry which for far too long, said people like her do not belong. But times changed, and so did attitudes. Because of this, the market has opened, and plus-size models are now part of the conversation. But it’s never easy settling into an environment where people still struggle to accept you. However, Sophie, and the many others like her, remain determined to be seen, accepted, and celebrated. In a story that’s seen her rise to superstar status, Sophie shares her experience in an industry that’s been guilty of shaping unhealthy beauty standards....
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5 Photographers Prove the Ricoh GR III Has Professional Performance

The Ricoh GR III continues the GR trend of revolutionizing the way people shoot street photography. How can such a small system pack so much power and impeccable image quality? We answered that question in our official review of the camera. But in this piece, we want to go beyond the specs and focus on those that are using the GR III in the real world – and at a high standard. So we got comfy in our chair, made a cup of homebrew, and started trawling the internet for the best photography shot with the Ricoh GR III – we were not disappointed, and neither will you be....
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These Photographers Are Getting the Best Out of the Sony a7R IV

Back when the Sony a7R IV was announced in the summer of 2019, the Sony lovers waited with anticipation to get their hands on the latest flagship model. Packed with a 61MP full-frame sensor, 15 stops of dynamic range, and a ridiculously fast focusing system, the a7R IV certainly holds its place amongst the boys and girls. Eventually released this September (read our review), Sony shooters have only had a couple of months to put the camera through its paces. But even in such a short amount of time, plenty of photographers have created quality images with Sony a7R IV. And because we’re so selfless and loving, instead of keeping all these great photographers to ourselves, we’re going to share the best of them with you....
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Arlindo Camacho Talks About His Well Executed Travel Photography

“Japan is about peace and joy,” says Lisbon born travel photographer, Arlindo Camacho. He isn’t wrong either. Which is why Japan continues to be a popular hotspot for photographers far and wide around the world. But not everyone shoots in the style Arlindo does. While most visit Japan in the blossom season, Arlindo wanted to go against the grain. Instead, he focused on creating something different from the status quo. He explains, “I decided to go in the winter to avoid Sakura’s chaos even knowing that I would miss those incredible colors of springtime.” And it’s because of his planning that he came home with a series of images that we – and many others – totally fell in love with....
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Nolle Mason’s Series on Illegal Immigration Makes Digital X-Rays Analog

“I am an outsider using photography, a non-native, or immigrant to the medium,” explains Noelle Mason. At her core, Noelle is an artist with political motivations. Yet, through her manipulation of surveillance images, she has been making a statement in the world of photography. People are listening too. Her series X-Ray Vision Vs. Instability won her first place at the Lens Culture Art Awards, giving her wide-spread recognition. In her work, she tackles the tough topic of immigration – humanizing people who tend to be stripped of their humanity. In a somewhat chilling set of manipulated photographs, Noelle opens up our eyes and allows us to look deep inside the truth. She holds a looking glass over a complex issue, delivering the topic to us in a complex way. For that reason alone, we had to speak to her to learn more about her method of working...
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There Are Cheaper Solutions to Chimping Than the Fujifilm X Pro 3

The Fujifilm X Pro 3 is targeted at those who want to stop chimping. But surely there’s a cheaper solution? The announcement of the Fujifilm X Pro 3 has plenty of people talking within the street photography community. The decision to hide the LCD screen, and emulate a build that pays homage to an analog...
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5 Photographers Shooting the Streets with Medium Format Cameras

Medium format cameras sure are fun to use. So it’s no surprise photographers are out on the street using them on a daily basis. Most opt for a film camera. Because let’s face it, most people don’t have in the region of $10,000 (and then some) to buy digital. The image quality of medium format cameras is awesome, and the novelty is intriguing. After spending some time enjoying the work of some street photographers who are using medium format, we thought, “let’s write an article about it.” So we did. And here it is. Five photographers using a medium format camera for street photography. Enjoy!...
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6 Photographers Killing It with the Fujifilm XT3 Right Now

The Fujifilm XT3 is a popular choice of camera in the photographic industry. Its analog inspired build gives the modern-day photographer a feel of a gone by era. And that X-Trans CMOS sensor continues the X-Series tradition of producing detailed, sharp images. But for its features to be best utilized, it needs to be in the right hands. Thankfully, there are some terrific photographers using the XT3. And in this piece, we’re going to show you six of our favorites....
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4 Photographers Helped Rekindle My Love for Street Photography

While in New York, I was able to connect with people who share as much love for street photography as I do. I’m grateful for this because, honestly, I needed to be in an environment that brought positive vibes and zero negativity. The truth is, I’m on the receiving end of a lot of trolling. And although I’ve committed to taking the rough with the smooth, it does sometimes put a downer on how I feel about the craft. So to be out with the likes of Mark Beckenbach, Clay Benskin, Rinzi Ruiz, and Jens Krauer was a much-needed breath of fresh. Here’s why....
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Self-Portraits Set This Film Photographer Free From Emotional Abuse

“I started taking self-portraits and photographs from a place of pain instead of a place of joy.” Mariangela Serrano, a Venuzalen born photographer, found herself locked in an abusive relationship. A once optimistic, confident creator, soon became riddled with self-doubt and low self-esteem. But photography would become her savior. It would give her the message she needed to realize something was wrong. In other words, photography set her free. It acted as her anchor in life and was her way of medicating to heal emotional wounds. The future now looks bright for this talented photographer. She’s soon to be married, and photography remains a constant in her life. We spoke to her to learn more about her painful experiences, how life is for an immigrant in New York, and how she would like her life to look in the future....
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James Britt’s Inspiring Dedication to Double Exposures

e Phoblographer has always had a soft spot for alternative methods of photography. In fact, we’ve championed many unique methods over the 10 years we’ve been running.  That’s why we were super stoked when photographer, James Britt, contacted us about his fantastic double exposures. So much so, that we agreed to feature them on the site! Because if we’re excited by them, we’re confident you will be too – let’s check them out....
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Photographer Michael A. McCoy Knows Arlington Cemetery’s Secret Spot

“I have made it my job as a photographer to give a voice to the voiceless,” Michael A. McCoy boldly states. Michael is an African American Veteran and documentary photographer. He knows first hand what it means to sacrifice for your country. Because of this, he’s focusing his work on those that fell and paved the way for future generations. Not least, those whose selfless and brave contribution seems to be living deep in the shadows....
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This Photographer Only Had 20 Minutes to Photograph Greta Thunberg

“I saw a wet plate online and something drew me to it,” explains Shane Balkowitsch. He continues, “my first attempt at a wet plate is a photograph of my brother, taken on October 4th, 2012.” Seven years after the fact, Shane has burst into the spotlight with a very special photograph of a hugely influential young woman. On the morning of October 7th, Shane received the call he had been hoping for. He would be photographing Greta Thunberg. Since the shoot the images taken of Greta have, of course, blown up all over the internet. But Shane’s work goes much deeper than a single shoot. He has several fascinating projects that are more than worth your time. Excited by his rise, we spoke to Shane to look at his work, and to discuss what could likely be his defining moment....
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This Tweet Sums Up Everything Wrong with Many Portrait Photographers

A Reddit user recently shared a Tweet that pretty much summed up the dark side of portrait photography. Twitter user, @uhhhhmad wrote, “no dude I think it’s really cool and normal ur “photography” just consists of pictures of hot girls.” In case you missed it, the tweet is certainly meant to be received sarcastically. And while at first, it tickles the funny bone, it serves as a reminder to us all what a sad, dark place this section of our industry can be. Let’s take a look at the real problem, why it exists, and what we can do to move forward....
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Street Photography: A Short Guide to the Ethics for New Photographers

Street photography is a polarizing craft. Peaking into the world of others – albeit in a public space – is rejected by many. Street photographers are often mistaken for aggressive, disrespectful, voyeuristic oddballs by those who are unable to accept the practice. But alongside this mentality, are people that don’t bat an eyelid when a photographer is hard at work. They’re intrigued by the process. But love it or hate it, street photography is fair game in most developed countries, and you don’t break laws by practicing it. But even if you’re in line with the legalities, there are ethics that you need to uphold. Not to be safe from the authorities, but for the good and longevity of the genre....
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These 8 Photographers Use the Leica M6 to Take Fantastic Photos

Historically, the Leica M6 has been synonymous with style and prestige. But while it certainly delivers on being a quality build, it doesn’t mean it will always take quality photographs – that’s the job of the person using it. First manufactured in 1984, the Leica M6 is still a popular choice amongst photographers. And while many only have the Leica brand to boast about, others have a body of work that equals the quality they hold in their hand. The good news is, we’ve found the very best of them. We spent time trawling through Instagram to find feeds for you to enjoy. Here are eight Leica M6 photographers to follow on Instagram....
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Facebook Street Photography Groups Suck, and You’re the Reason Why

Online street photography groups seem a great place when getting started, but if you’re serious about the craft it makes more sense to leave them! In theory, online street photography groups are an ideal way of connecting with other street photographers and learning more about the craft. It’s typical for newbie and hobbyist street photographers...
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Josep Fonti’s Clever Marketing Made Us Find His Film Double Exposures

All images by Josep Fonti. Used with permission. We came across Josep Fonti’s work in a rather unorthodox fashion. To let you see behind the curtain (as they say), we often get sent work or find it through extensive research. But with Josep, we saw his photography on a laptop he had left open at...
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Kate Hook Shows Incredible Skill with Double Exposures on Film

Kate Hook is a name you have seen before on The Phoblographer. That’s with good reason. Her film photography is some of the most creative and compelling we’ve had the pleasure of sharing with our readers. A lot has changed in Kate’s life since we last spoke to her back in 2017. But one thing that has remained the same is the quality of her work. Back with a fresh batch of double exposures, Kate shares with us a series of work that is as eerie as it is pleasant. “One big theme for me is ghosts because I have a lot of them, still living and not,” Kate explains. Intrigued by the theme, we dived deep into her creative world and brought her back in to see how life is going in 2019....
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Only Idiots Think All Street Photographers Are Inherently Creepy

Last month The Phoblographer broke the news about a UK street photographer being beaten and bloodied while out on the streets of London. The story went viral and was re-posted on many other online platforms. Amongst the thousands of comments, a disgusting trend materialized. People started to suggest the street photographer deserved his beating and street photographers bring it on themselves. “I hope this will dissuade some of the creeps and douchebags from doing street photography,” wrote one user on Reddit. Another wrote, “Street photography is inherently creepy.” They’re wrong. And if you think the same, so are you. Here’s why....
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Why Having Too Many Cameras Is a Good Thing

The abundance of cameras closes doors for the few and opens them for the many, especially the poor. “They’re too expensive,” my mom would say when the discussion of getting a camera came up. It wasn’t her fault: she was a single mom with one child and we didn’t have much money. When I was...
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Investing in a Cheap Wedding Photographer Is the Worst Idea Ever

As first reported on the Insider, a couple paid $800 to a photographer to capture their big day. Full of hope and promise, Hayley and Nick Kelble were looking forward to seeing the photographic memories of their wedding. However, once they received the final images, they were left disappointed. Dark, grainy, poorly composed wedding photography is what their money got them. And while we would love to sympathize, clearly lousy planning and weak investment got them exactly what they deserved. ...
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This Photographer Is Helping Women Love Their Bodies

Traditionally, the fashion industry reserves Catwalks for a particular type of look. But this photographer is part of a movement looking to break that toxic trend. In the summer of 2019, UK Portrait Photographer Rodney Pedroza was hired to be the photographer for the London edition of The Real Catwalk. A former America’s Top Model...
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Pierre Crocquet Has an Almost Vivian Maier Style Story, See for Yourself

After his passing, Pierre Crocquet’s sister, Jeannine, inherited all his negatives. In an almost Vivian Maier style story, Jeannie has hundreds of undeveloped rolls of film. She’s currently unpacking Pierre’s photographic story and sharing it with the world. The work is powerful and the response, overwhelming. Jeannine profoundly loves her brother, and her role of being his curator is helping to keep their relationship alive. In a genuinely moving conversation, Jeannie invited us to take a look at Pierre’s history. She shares with us his troubles, his creative challenges, and who Pierre Crocquet – the man and the photographer – really is....
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Is Arousal Okay in Fine Art Nude Photography? (NSFW)

In our sensitive times, I feel like arousal has become somewhat of a misconstrued feeling. It’s understandable as to why. Decades of the objectification and over-sexualization of women has led to a cultural revolution as women – and men – demand a change. And rightly so. But as a consequence of the wrongdoing of men, I feel the honest ones are hesitant to explore and discuss the feeling of arousal. In the most part, this is because they worry people will judge or label them a pervert. Photography is a great playing field to explore this....
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Street Photographer Beaten and Bloodied at Notting Hill Carnival

On Monday 26th August, Swansea based street photographer, Math Roberts, was shooting at Nottinghill Carnival. It was the final day of one of the world’s most talked-about public events. At around 10:30 pm on Moscow Road, while talking a photo of a couple embracing each other, Math found himself in a violent altercation....
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Daniel Anez Discusses His Colorful Street Photography

“There is value in pushing yourself creatively not just skillfully,” says Daniel Anez. He’s a street photographer that wants to think outside the box. He wants to go beyond the fundamentals and create street photography that encourages his audience to build their own narrative. Through the use of color, varied angles, and story-telling, Daniel has created an aesthetic that belongs to him. It’s his vision of the world, a world that he invites us to explore with him. Although his work suggests otherwise, Daniel is relatively new to the world of street photography. He spoke to us to share what his journey has been like so far....
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Jenna Shouldice’s Powerful Black and White Documentary Photography (NSFW)

All documentary photography by Jenna Shouldice. Used with permission.  “During labor, I feel like a magnet to the experience,” explains Jenna Shouldice. She’s a documentary photographer based on Vancouver Island. Her curiosity in the human experience has led her to document one of the most emotional moments a person can go through – giving birth....
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The September 11 Photo Project: A Reminder of Photography’s Importance

The September 11th attacks will live in the hearts and minds of people for a lifetime. Photography ensures that, when everyone alive that day is gone, the world will never forget. It was around three in the afternoon in the UK, and I’d just got home from school. As I always did, I put on...
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The Phoblographer’s Favorite Cities for Street Photography

Diversity is a wonderful thing. Different cultures, attitudes and values make the world spin round. It’s because of our varied approaches to life that street photography is able to flourish. So much compelling content can be created because of the fact there’s so much to learn about the world. I’ve had the pleasure of visiting many nations and almost all of them have provided me with their own unique experience. Some extremely inspiring, and some, not so much. But whilst there’s a conversation to be had about uneventful cities, I want to share with you some of the best!...
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8 Travel Photographers Who Exemplify the Quality You Need to Aim For

Take a quick look at Instagram hashtags, and you’ll see everyone fancies themselves as a travel photographer in 2019. It’s the dream. Going from one destination to another, visit all the cool sites, and capture everything on your camera in the process. But spend some time in those hashtags, and you’ll learn most of them are mediocre snapshots. The reality is, travel photographers are some of the hardest working people in the industry. And their spectacular frames come from years of effort, sacrifice, and failure. So, if you’re serious about being an epic travel photographer, then these eight photographers are an excellent reference for quality....
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Marina Koryakin Creates Stylish Street Photography and Talks Ethics

“I always liked to watch people, and create an imaginative world which I can escape to,” says Marina Koryakin. She adds, “in 2015 I bought my first camera, and I became drawn right away to the world of street photography.” Born in Ukraine and now residing in Isreal, Marina has stamped her authority on the street photography scene. In just a short space of time she has grown in popularity, and her work is enjoyed by many. Her street photographs are beautifully balanced, and her exciting subjects bring them to life. Shooting out on the streets is her way of communicating with the world. In her words, “[my motivation comes from] the need to express myself and my artistic vision.”...
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Hannah Gabrielle More’s Travel Photography Is Beautifully Calming

“I see, experience, and notice things that are calm and serene,” says Hannah Gabrielle More. She adds, “…so I funnel all that into what I capture.” Hannah is a London based travel photographer. However, she’s often finding a home away from home as she travels the world on a variety of assignments. We connected to her minimalist themed travel photographs because they’re easy on the eye and calming for the mind. They’re beautiful, and they make us want to put ourselves in the world she is capturing – or at the very least purchase a print and put it on the wall! But while they’re simplistic in design, they’re complex in creation. Hannah is an extremely hard-working travel photographer, and she is meticulous in her approach. She ensures no stone is left unturned during the process of developing her work....
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Heavenly Creatures Turns the Mundane Into Abstract Works of Art

“We need to pay more attention to it, artistically, spiritually, ecologically, environmentally, and simply for our mental health.” These are thoughts of photographer Sally Gall, as we discuss the human relationship with the natural environment. Her work spans over 30 years, focusing on the gifts the earth gives us. Looking at her photographs, for a split moment, they can be mistaken for paintings. Because, and this is no overstatement, they are a work of art. We were thrilled to learn Sally is back with a new book. Heavenly Creatures, is an exploration of how a natural element – wind – impacts the mundane objects of the nurtured world. In the book, Sally has taken something as uneventful as laundry and turned it into colorful, impactful images. We connected with Sally to discuss her artistic approach and learn more about her latest release....
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Book Review: Daido Moriyama How I Take Photographs

Is it snapshot photography or street photography? We find out in Daido Moriyama’s new book How I Take Photographs. How I Take Photographs is an insight into the workflow and creative thinking of Daido Moriyama. Divided into six sections, readers are given an introduction to “snapshot photography,” taken to five shooting locations, and allowed a...
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Vikki Martinez Communicates Personality Through Self-Portraits

“I have too many ideas and wanted an outlet for them,” explains Vikki Martinez, aka Elvikkin. You only have to take a look at her photography to understand what she means. Through her creative imagery, Martinez communicates that her mind is bursting with thoughts and visions. Although her self-portraits may suggest she’s still figuring herself out, they deliver a message that says she’s confident in her creative capabilities. And you know what? Looking at her portfolio is so much fun. To have the right balance between deeper meaning and light-hearted creativity isn’t easy to achieve. And yet, at only 23, Vikki is killing it! Her work is full of personality, color, humor, and excellent technique. And if you need further evidence that she speaks for who she is through her photography, take a look at her YouTube channel. She’s certainly a character, and it’s great that she is comfortable enough to show this through both her photography and videography....
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These 10 Street Photographers Show the Medium Isn’t Dead

“Street photography is dead,” proclaim the pessimists. We disagree. We believe that the scene is thriving more than ever before. There’s a worldwide community all coming together to try and keep the craft fresh and exciting. Sure, there’s a lot of mediocre work out there. That’s part of any discipline. But to say it’s dead, well, is wrong. There are street photographers today that produce fantastic work. And it gives us confidence that the current state of street photography is bright. So, with great pleasure, we give you 10 street photographers that show that everything is in good hands....
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This New Book Is a Beautiful Love Letter to New York Street Photography

“God I love this city,” says Phil Penman. There’s no further evidence of that than in his debut photobook, STREET. Through a series of brilliant photographs, he communicates this beautiful 20-year love story between a man and a place he now calls home. The eccentric, the beautiful, the new yorkers, the celebs, and the architecture all have a starring role in this story. So if you’re yet to visit the big apple, STREET is going to show you everything you need to know....
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Beauty Beyond Scars Uses Black and White to Look Past Tragedy

“My main motive is to create dope photographs while allowing people to express their story.” It’s a goal that’s undoubtedly being reached by San Diego based photographer, Krysada Phounsiri – aka, Snap PIlots. In his moving portrait photography series, Beauty Beyond Scars, he puts the focus on those who may wish to avoid the camera, reminding them of their identity and the love and self-love they deserve. “I want the photos to establish a visual narrative on their own, while providing a space for people to share their story about their scar(s), their pain, and how they gather strength to move forward.” Phounsrir is building a beautiful story, filled with heartwarming and motivating narratives. We could not pass on the opportunity to discuss his work, as it’s truly inspiring....
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8 Fantastic Travel Photographers with Under 10,000 Instagram Followers

While you may not appreciate our efforts above to rewrite the lyrics of a classic Back Street Boys song, we’re sure you’ll enjoy this instalment of great photographers with under 10k followers on Instagram. In this article, we shift the focus to travel photography....
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Zach Alan’s Light Painting Photographs Are Fire – Literally!

“…my chief strength in this genre is improvisation,” says Zach Alan. He adds, “Whenever a location doesn’t quite pan out, it’s a good feeling to still pull off a shot I can be proud of.” Everyone should admire Zach’s light painting photographs. Not only for how interesting they are but because of the time and effort he puts into creating them. While viewing them, we feel like we’re looking into another world, his creative world. We’re big fans of this type of photography. It takes us away from the pressures of everyday life and injects some fantasy and awe into our mind. We describe the work as fire, not just because we’re cool, but because they literally are! Not content with an orthodox lighting approach, he has introduced actual fire to his larger than life scenes! Tired of asking, “how does he do it?” we thought it would be better to contact him and find out…...
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Instagram Hiding Likes Is Bad News for Us All

Since its inception in 2010, Instagram has helped change the landscape of the photographic industry. But recent changes haven’t come as good news for some. Instagram is one of the hottest topics in the world of photography. Not just right now, but always. Some love it and some hate it. But as polarizing as it...
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Photographer Carmen Yahchouchy Visits Your World as You Sleep

“I was only a visitor to their “safe” space and they were eager to go back to “dreaming” as well.” Carmen Yahchouchy has an inquisitive mind. A tremendously intelligent photographer, she communicates her view of the world through powerful visual storytelling, as we see in her series, Vulnerable Visits. On a much deeper level, the place in which we rest can be something sacred and Yahchouchy recognizes that. She took something as simple as men sleeping and turned it into an exploration of anxiety, dreams, and vulnerability. The work is simple in its execution, but complex in its meaning – naturally we found this intriguing....
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Analog Self-Portraits Help Chantal Convertini to Love and Accept (NSFW)

“I don’t like these overly perfect fashion images that are as pretty as they are empty.” That’s the thought of Chantal Convertini. She adds, “shooting self-portraits is a form of self-acceptance and self-love.” She gives her audience a raw, straight out of camera view of her world. Her film photography is gentle, but also has a powerful message – we’re human, we’re different, and that’s okay. In her portfolio – which is a mix of portraits and self-portraits – we see women wanting to connect to themselves, not to the self that society tells them to connect to. We find this truly inspiring and we adore the beautiful results that come from this creative approach....
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I’m a Street Photographer and Gave Being an Instagram Boyfriend a Shot

People travel all over the world to visit cool destinations. While in previous eras people were more than happy to get some snaps on a disposable camera, today holiday goers take their photography very seriously. Social influencers are now a thing and the everyday person is cashing in. That’s why you will often see the fashionable, beautiful girlfriend review her iPhone and promptly tell her boyfriend to “take the photo again!” I wanted to see what that would be like. Now I’d like to say that to become an Instagram boyfriend I met the woman of my dreams. We both fell in love and embarked on an amazing journey of emotional growth and development. The truth is we worked with a highly talented, professional model to build this piece. Katie Hodgson is a UK based model who was more than willing to be my muse for what turned out to be a grey, rainy day in London – shocker!...
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