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Photographers, Quit Bellyachin' and Build a Raft!

PHOTOGRAPHERS, QUIT BELLYACHIN' AND BUILD A RAFT!

Everywhere you turn in the photographic press you see the same kinds of articles over and over. Such-and-such a competition or service...

We Are Known By What We Leave Behind

WE ARE KNOWN BY WHAT WE LEAVE BEHIND

100 years from now, no one is going to care who I am. I know this. I don't mean that in a bad way and I don't say it in the hopes someone...

 
 
 
Dear Partisan Journalists: Don't Drag Us Photographers Down With You

DEAR PARTISAN JOURNALISTS: DON'T DRAG US PHOTOGRAPHERS DOWN WITH YOU

As perceptions of bias have led to devastating levels of mistrust in the media, the role of political photography has remained relatively...

Why Flickr Limiting Free Users to 1,000 Photos is a Smart Move

WHY FLICKR LIMITING FREE USERS TO 1,000 PHOTOS IS A SMART MOVE

Yesterday Flickr made their first big restructuring announcement since recently being purchased by SmugMug. Beginning next year on...

 
 
 
Hypocrisy much? Left & right slam Comey's ‘shot clock' oped about Kavanaugh FBI probe

HYPOCRISY MUCH? LEFT & RIGHT SLAM COMEY'S ‘SHOT CLOCK' OPED ABOUT KAVANAUGH FBI PROBE

Former FBI director James Comey has piped up about the bureau's investigation into Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, saying it...

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 - Blackout beta: Close Quarters Frenzy playlist for duos, player count increased to 88 on PC, Xbox One

CALL OF DUTY: BLACK OPS 4 - BLACKOUT BETA: CLOSE QUARTERS FRENZY PLAYLIST FOR DUOS, PLAYER COUNT INCREASED TO 88 ON PC, XBOX ONE

The Call of Duty: Black Opes 4 - Blackout beta has kicked into full gear on Xbox One and PC this weekend, but that doesn't mean Treyarch...

 
 
 
Turning Down Political Ads: Noble or Stupid?

TURNING DOWN POLITICAL ADS: NOBLE OR STUPID?

I won't muddy the waters by going into my personal politics but, needless to say, there are things I support and things I oppose. People...

Why I'm Taking a Chance on the Nikon Z6

WHY I'M TAKING A CHANCE ON THE NIKON Z6

Last week, I went out on a limb and pre-ordered the 24-megapixel Nikon Z6 , which should ship on November 30. It is a bit of a flyer,...

 
 
 
Big brands like Facebook and Starbucks are going to take crypto to the next level, and they could leave some ICO projects in the dust

BIG BRANDS LIKE FACEBOOK AND STARBUCKS ARE GOING TO TAKE CRYPTO TO THE NEXT LEVEL, AND THEY COULD LEAVE SOME ICO PROJECTS IN THE DUST

Crypto took off at the end of 2017, with bitcoin hitting $20,000 at the end of December. In this oped, Bruce Elliott, president of...

What I Learned From a 5-Week Photo Trip Around the United States

WHAT I LEARNED FROM A 5-WEEK PHOTO TRIP AROUND THE UNITED STATES

I just returned from a 5-week photography trip. I had a few weeks off work between contracts and figured why not hit the road instead...

 
 
 
Mafia 3 Developer Opes UK Studio to Work on New AAA Game

MAFIA 3 DEVELOPER OPES UK STUDIO TO WORK ON NEW AAA GAME

Mafia 3 ‘s failure may have hit Hangar13 hard, but it looks like the developer is rallying from the setback. Apparently, in association...

Top 10 Ways to Improve Flickr in 2018

TOP 10 WAYS TO IMPROVE FLICKR IN 2018

Having spent thousands of hours on Flickr over the past 15 years or so, on a personal level I've become fairly invested in the site....

 
 
 
My Thoughts on the SmugMug Flickr Acquisition

MY THOUGHTS ON THE SMUGMUG FLICKR ACQUISITION

Yesterday, we learned that the photo-sharing site Flickr has been acquired by the photo sharing site SmugMug. Terms of the acquisition...

An Open Letter to alexilubomirski: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Need A Wedding Photographer!

AN OPEN LETTER TO ALEXILUBOMIRSKI: PRINCE HARRY AND MEGHAN MARKLE NEED A WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHER!

Dear Alexi, Congratulations on the announcement that you will be Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding photographer! Your engagement...

 
 
 
Hip-Hop As A Shared Activity: How Collaboration Created America's New Pop

HIP-HOP AS A SHARED ACTIVITY: HOW COLLABORATION CREATED AMERICA'S NEW POP

The recent rise of the collective in hip-hop has been undeniable. BROCKHAMPTON A$AP Mob, Migos, and Odd Future are just a few of the...

Don't Go Trendy with Film: Learn Photography Faster with Digital

DON'T GO TRENDY WITH FILM: LEARN PHOTOGRAPHY FASTER WITH DIGITAL

Are you setting out on your journey of discovery in the wonderful world of photography? Are you wondering whether to go for digital...

 
 
 
China just sent out a warning and it went right over Wall Street's head

CHINA JUST SENT OUT A WARNING AND IT WENT RIGHT OVER WALL STREET'S HEAD

Reuters According to reports on Wednesday Chinese officials are thinking of stopping or slowing their purchase of US debt. That news...

I know why Steve Bannon let Michael Wolff into the White House

I KNOW WHY STEVE BANNON LET MICHAEL WOLFF INTO THE WHITE HOUSE

REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque Michael Wolff's new book "The Fire and the Fury" is rocking the Trump White House, and it hasn't even been released...

 
 
 
One sentence from the Senate's social media hearing should petrify Google, Facebook and Twitter

ONE SENTENCE FROM THE SENATE'S SOCIAL MEDIA HEARING SHOULD PETRIFY GOOGLE, FACEBOOK AND TWITTER

Reuters On Tuesday lawyers for Google, Facebook and Twitter were in Washington answering questions about the 2016 election but left...

The Future of Photography: Thoughts on the Impact of Free Photos

THE FUTURE OF PHOTOGRAPHY: THOUGHTS ON THE IMPACT OF FREE PHOTOS

We didn't start Unsplash to reinvent an industry. We started Unsplash because we thought it might be useful. Unsplash is a community...