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20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950s are often viewed as a golden era in U. S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial segregation and the looming Cold War. While most photos from the time are in black and white, color photography was still a relative novelty at the time and the film was quite expensive for regular people, the photos below are in glorious color. boredpanda.com

2018-4-14 12:56

A Message to Portrait Photographers

She came in for her senior session. Her hair was a mess of tangled waves, unruly and uncooperative. Her face was covered with freckles and dotted with acne. She wasnt model proportions and the clothing she wore required careful adjustment to keep it from bunching up in places. She was sweet and shy, a girl […] petapixel.com

2018-4-11 18:30

Photo story of the week: Locomotion

In November 2013, I was fortunate enough to backpack through Southeast Asia with my partner. We visited some incredible places, met some of the nicest people and experienced many amazing moments along the way, but the place that is most memorable for me would be the quiet town of Hoi An, in Vietnam. dpreview.com

2018-3-10 18:00

Photojournalist faces death penalty in Egypt for covering anti-government protests

Mahmoud Abou Zeid, a 31-year-old photojournalist also known by the alias Shawkan, is among more than 700 individuals currently facing a death sentence in Cairo. According to Reporters without Borders, Shawkan and the others were arrested in connection with the anti-government protests that took place in Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya Square in August 2013. dpreview.com

2018-3-10 21:58

Updated: Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI Additional Images & Information

The Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI will be announced alongside the Canon EOS M50 in a few days. This was a flash that was supposed to be announced last summer but was delayed for unknown reasons. Canon Speedlite 470EX-AI Specifications: (via Digicame-Info) Auto intelligent (AI) bounce mode of “Full Auto” and “Semi Auto”.With an electric head rotation Read more... canonrumors.com

2018-2-24 18:03

Photographer struck by rally car while standing near track corner

An incident involving a photographer struck by a car during the outdoor racing event Sno*Drift Rally has spurred discussion and criticism over shooting practices in risky situations. Photographer G David LaClair was standing near a corner of the outdoor racing track when a vehicle lost control and spun out, slid into the brush, and directly impacted the photographer. dpreview.com

2018-2-3 21:42