Articles tagged with: photography
The international iPhoneography Group (TiiG) will hold their inaugural iPhoneography exhibition at the prestigious Colorado Photographic Arts Center (CPAC) in Denver, Colorado. The Show’s opening reception will be Friday, May 3rd and a closing reception will be held on June 14th, 2013.
To take a good photograph you need to know what good looks like. Sounds daft, I know, but training your eye is very important. In this article, I’m going to show you several free sources of amazing photography
Here’s a link to a classic post on the MCP Actions blog about tips to break your photography rut. It’s aimed at professionals and photographers who shoot with rigs, but it still has some good, usable tips for breaking an iPhoneography rut as well.
Hueless is a true black & white photo app with powerful in-camera tools, including live preview, color filters, and exposure control. It’s the digital equivalent of shooting and printing on black & white film stock and paper. Hueless 1.2 streets soon. Life In LoFi has a sneak peak at the new features, both documented and undocumented, in the new update.
I’m big on taking safety shots. Storage is ridiculously cheap compared to a few years ago. There’s no excuse not to shoot safety shots when the subject affords you the opportunity
Life In LoFi and CanvasPop present the “Shades of Summer” LoFi Photo Contest. The Winner gets an 18″x24″, 1.5″ depth gallery stretched canvas (value $119) and a showcase feature on the Life In LoFi blog.
In case you missed it a while ago, Amy-Mae Elliott wrote a great piece on Mashable covering photography basics as they relate to smartphones — all of them, not just the iPhone. If you’re new to mobile phone photography, it’s a good read to help capture better photos in-camera.
If you’re just discovering iPhoneography or photography in general, advice from someone with even just a little more time than you have can be a welcome gift. Here are some of the tips that I’ve learned or was given along the way.
A “pinhole camera” effect is a popular one in iPhone photo apps. camera+ has even tried to perfect it in the last two app updates. A while back, Smashing Magazine ran a gallery of some pretty cool analog pinhole photography.
Here are links to two BlackBerry photography sites I thought were really cool.
The Atlantic has just published an excellent piece by Alexis Madrigal called “Hipstamatic and the Time When Photographs Looked Like Paintings”. In the piece, Madrigal draws some interesting parallels to iPhoneographers of today and the pictorialist photographers of the turn of the 20th century.
The Diana is not a toy camera app. It’s a history of the Diana and all of its variations. In this instance, this is not a bad thing at all.