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Get inspired — by work that’s fresh, different, and constantly changing. This is the space to discover innovative visual artists as they push creative boundaries to their limit.

11.30.20

Photographic Portrait

A Change of Focus

This year has made all of us reassess what we are doing, whether by necessity or choice. But despite all the changes and upheaval, a lot of creative professionals have discovered new avenues in their work. One of them, portrait photographer Marina Williams, faced big challenges during the lockdown when her clients postponed or cancelled […]…

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10.26.20

Photographic

Where to Draw the Line

There’s something almost every photographer, professional or amateur, shoots at one time or another… the sun on the horizon, either rising or setting. The drama, the colors — it’s all there. But one photographer, Sean Basdavanos, brings another component into his shots to make them truly arresting — lines and architectural elements. By emphasizing dramatic […]…

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10.20.20

Photographic Portrait

Who Let the Dogs Out?

It seems like every family has a fur baby or two these days — and you can never have enough pictures of the family. Pets, especially active dogs, make getting great shots a real challenge. That’s why we asked lifestyle photographer and fur mama, Samantha Brooke, how she gets such compelling pet photos.  First Things […]…

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09.16.20

Photographic

Feeling Blue. And Pink. And Orange. And Red…

There are few things in the world as dramatic as color. And when it comes to photos, it’s even more true. But how do you squeeze every last ounce of color from the photographs you shoot? Lavina Lalchandani, a travelprenuer and photographer living in Los Angeles, gives us some insight. The Power of Color “Colors […]…

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09.16.20

Portrait

Get your props

Portraits are all about capturing the essence of your subject, which might make obvious props seem extraneous. The right props, however, can add subtext, depth, and interest to your shots. We asked Bobby Kenney III, a portrait photographer based in Dayton Ohio, about the distinctive props he incorporates into his portraits. Be Prepared. Then go […]…

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