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Photographers May Be Responsible For Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Incident

Photographers May Be Responsible For Brooklyn Bridge White Flag Incident

The air was sticky and humid, and as usual the Brooklyn Bridge was backed up. While drivers sat sweating in their cars, they looked for inspiration; gazing up at the one sole reminder of who they are, where they’re from and what motivates them to travel along the jam-packed bridge to work each morning—the American Flag. But yesterday, there was no sign of patriotism for these irate New York…

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2014 APA Awards Deadline Extended to Midnight, July 29

2014 APA Awards Deadline Extended to Midnight, July 29

For those who don’t already know, the 2014 APA Awards deadline has been extended to Midnight (PDT), July 29, 2014. Now, some of you may be asking, what are the APA Awards? Well first, the American Photographic Artists is a “non-profit association for professional photographers.” And most importantly, APA is run by and for photographers.

While APA hosts this yearly contest to celebrate the best…

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Cheapest US Getaways For Awesome Travel Photography

Cheapest US Getaways For Awesome Travel Photography

Summer is the traditional travel season and if you’re looking for a unique getaway that offers a ton of awesome travel photography opportunities, but won’t cost you the rest of your year’s wages, we’ve got you covered. This year avoid overpriced resort towns and tourist traps that offer little visual variety and check out one of these seven affordable getaways for the travel-hungry photographer.

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Future Fujifilm X-Series Lenses Revealed. New Cameras To Follow?

@FujifilmUS Releases Road Map For Upcoming X-Series Lenses. New cameras can’t be far behind #photography #tech

Today, we saw the future of Fujifilm X-series lenses with the release an updated road map. In the first half of 2015, the map features—for the first time—a large-diameter medium telephoto lens known as the “XF90mmF2.0R.” Following this, the company will release the “XF50-140mmF2.8 R OIS WR,” which is Fuji’s second weather resistant lens and yet another partner to its popular XT-1 camera. Not to…

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Everybody Street: Profiling NYC’s Greatest Street Photographers

Everybody Street: Profiling NYC’s Greatest Street Photographers

Street photography is a lot like assembling a puzzle: you check out the pieces, choose what looks right, then place it together in a way that unites the disorder to form an image. Most of the time, you have no way of knowing if the pieces will fit, so you rely on spontaneity and chance to construct the perfect picture. While there aren’t many photographers who do this well, Cheryl Dunn’slatest…

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Infragram Webcam Lets You Take Infrared Photos Of Plants Like NASA

Infragram Webcam Lets You Take Infrared Photos Of Plants Like NASA

The new Infragram Webcam was recently released as a beta for $55; now, as anyone could have guessed, this is not an average webcam. In fact, the technology, which has a pixel resolution of 1600X1200, allows any photographer the ability to analyze the health of their plants.

The technology comes from the folks at Public Lab, “an open network of collaborators who develop affordable environmental…

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Cool Down Your Summer With Our Blackberry Cucumber Cocktail

Cool Down Your Summer With Our Blackberry Cucumber Cocktail

It is that time of year, the summer is here and in full force. With temperatures rising and things heating up quick what can you do to cool down on those hot days. Whether you’re having a small summer get together, relaxing by the water, or just taking a day by yourself for a little R & R, the blackberry cucumber cocktail is a great drink that will do just the trick.

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Photo © Timothy Voytek

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Location Lighting Tips - Using Speedlights To Photograph Parades

@RickFriedmanPix Location Lighting Tips - Using Speedlights To Photograph Parades #photography #techniques

For this week’s “Tuesday Tips”, I’ve got some great location lighting tips that can be applied in a bunch of different situations. However, for this project I photographed the Betances 2014 Puerto Rican Festival Parade in Boston’s South End, in close proximity to where my studio is located.  I have photographed the parade numerous times over the years and this year I wanted to do something…

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Food Photography Survey

Food #photography survey. Take a second to give us your feedback and you could win a free 1 year subscription.

Hey there Resource readers! Our Fall issue is coming up quick and we want you to be a part of it. This time around we’re doing a focused section on cooking. We’ll be looking at topics like food photography, yummy foods to eat, great places to eat them as well as the people that make it, shoot it and talk about it.  We’re using this food photography survey to get your feedback for an article in…

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15 Vintage Boudoir Photos That Would Have Made Your Grandfather Blush (NSFW)

15 Vintage Boudoir Photos That Would Have Made Your Grandfather Blush (NSFW)

In what may be the greatest assignment I’ve ever had, Resource asked me to curate a collection of vintage boudoir photos for the website. Since boudoir photography has been around as long as photography itself, I expected to turn up no less than five steamy terabytes in the first second of searching.

After all, it’s common knowledge that 90% of human innovation has gone into developing new ways…

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