Some really cool stuff going on out there this week!
- Perennial Images
I was in Little Italy today dropping off some film at my camera shop and I encountered another photographer shooting in my general vicinity. I struck up a conversation with him and he turned out to be a pretty interesting guy. He’s mainly a travel photographer and he likes to focus on people in their environments. Check out the photos in his website — this guy’s been all over the place!
- Going Pro – The Cost of Doing Business
A quick rundown of some common expenses that a pro photographer will have to face from day to day.
- Unsharp Mask: How Do You Actually Use That Thing?
Some tips and techniques for using the Unsharp Mask in Photoshop, including an explanation of what the slider controls actually do to your pixels.
- The Best Photo Tip I Ever Received… What Was Yours?
digital Photography School
Jim Goldstein offers up the best photo tip he ever received, then he asks the readers what theirs was. Reading through the comments results in quite a few great tips!
- digital workflow: image processing
pro photo life
Jim Talkington goes over his digital workflow and he talks about processing the RAW files.
- My Photo and Computer Back-up Strategy
Scott Kelby lays out his back-up techniques and some of the hardware he uses to do so.
- How to Make a Light Box and Macro Studio for Under $20
Need a cheap DIY light box for shooting objects and macro work? Check out this one that you can make for under $20.
- Get a Little Action In With Droplets
Ever hear of Photoshop Droplets? Here’s a handy little article that describes what they are and what they can be used for.
- Great Photo Books You Can Buy New
The Online Photographer
Photo books are great things. If you’re looking to pick one up in the near future, check out this list of reissues from some amazing artists.
- Street Photography
Sharing My Light
A good set of basic street photography tips.
- Internet Acronyms for Photographers
All Day I Dream About Photography
Wow, a huge list of crazy photography acronyms. If you’re ever confused by the lingo, check out this list.
- It’s Easy Being Green
Here are seven ways to be a “Green Photographer”.