Photography

From street to surreal, meet 14 often overlooked women who shaped photography

Today’s images are undeniably influenced by photography’s past. But in a historically male-dominated field, the women who influenced the art of photography often go unrecognized against the backdrop of the biggest, most well-known names. Yet, female photographers played a large role in the growth of the medium, from refining techniques like soft focus to publishing […]

Photography

Quit saying ‘say cheese’: 7 portrait photography tips for beginners

Daven Mathies/Digital Trends Portrait photography captures a person — great portrait photography captures a personality. While portraits are a staple of the photography industry, they requires much more than simply pointing and shooting. From posing to framing to lighting, several elements must work together to create a good image. With a few simple tips, however, […]