Monthly Archives: June 2011

Contest Time! Round 2

So, because I’m feeling kind and generous and it’s summer and that makes me happy, I’ve decided to hold my second blog contest! You may remember last time I held a contest it was to vote on the design of … Continue reading

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Friday Photo Inspiration

Given that it’s gone viral, you may have seen this Friday’s photo inspiration: A pretty amazing shot for photographer Richard Lam to have gotten during the riots that broke out Vancouver after the Canucks lost. The story behind the photo … Continue reading

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Location is Key

Location is always an important factor to consider when planning a photo shoot. I discussed location scouting a bit previously here. So, I thought I’d share one simple tip. Whether you’re carrying a professional camera body and lenses around everyday … Continue reading

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What I Eat: 80 Food Portraits from Around the World

I came across the What I Eat project through Time.com‘s photo gallery. Photographer Peter Menzel worked with writer Faith D’Aluisio documenting portraits of individuals and the food they ate in one day, all around the world. Their book, What I … Continue reading

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Advertising Fashion

Ad campaigns for fashion brands can be quite interesting, and there is often a lot of intrigue even before they are revealed: who will be shooting?, who will be starring?, etc. They can even potentially create buzz and desire of … Continue reading

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Friday Photo Inspiration

Today’s inspiration post isn’t about just one photo, but quite a few. If you haven’t yet, you should definitely check out my new favorite Tumblr, Awesome People Hanging Out Together. Brilliant idea. Why didn’t I think of this. Anyway, it’s, … Continue reading

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Instant Photography

There’s always been something interesting about instant photography. That instantaneous excitement of seeing a finalized photo right before your eyes. Instant gratification = the world we live in today. A growing medium for some time now has been the instant … Continue reading

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