Why Didn’t Photography Kill Painting?

Photography and painting have been around for a long time and have created a fascinating tapestry that has mesmerized people for hundreds of years. As the 19th century began, the invention of photography sparked a heated discussion among skeptics, who thought that traditional painting would soon be gone.

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They imagined a world in which the perfect accuracy and instant gratification of photos would overshadow the painstaking work of painters, making their favorite art form less well-known. But as the pages of history turned, an amazing story emerged: that of how these two seemingly different types of art were able to live together peacefully and inspire each other.

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30 of the Best Photographers on Instagram: Who to Follow?

Are you looking for the best photographers to follow on Instagram? If so, then you’ve come to the right place. We have compiled a list of 30 incredible photographers from all over the world who specialize in different types of photography such as landscape, portrait, street, wildlife and more.

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Each photographer has a distinct style that makes them an outstanding figure amongst their peers. Discover which one is your favorite by reading our comprehensive guide about some of the best photographers on Instagram.

Landscape Photography

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Landscape photography is one of the most popular forms of photography, and it’s no wonder why. From dazzling sunsets to verdant forests and stately mountain peaks, the opportunities for captivating photos are endless. Instagram is full of talented landscape photographers who share their work with the world, inspiring us all to get out and explore nature. Check out these amazing Instagram landscape photographers who are sure to motivate you to get your camera and start snapping away.

Krystle Wright (@krystlewright) has an eye for capturing epic moments in her shots. She often takes photos from extreme angles or perspectives,

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When Were Color Photos Invented?

Photography has come a long way since the days of black and white photographs. Nowadays, you can snap a picture using your smartphone and effortlessly capture moments in vibrant colors. Black and white pictures from the past give off a classic, vintage vibe that some may adore, but it’s impossible to deny color’s impact on the medium of photography.

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But have you ever wondered when the miracle of color photography was first introduced? In this article, we will delve into the history of color photography and learn about the invention that changed the world of photography forever.

The history of photography is filled with fascinating stories of exploration, discovery, and innovation. One of the most exciting chapters in this history is the early days of color photography. In this blog post, we will take a journey back in time to explore the early years of color photography. 

A Journey Towards Color Photography

The journey towards color photography must first begin with the first photographic image ever taken. In 1826, Joseph Nicephore Niepce captured the first photographic image using a camera obscura and a pewter plate coated with bitumen.

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10 Best Birthday Photoshoot Ideas

A birthday photo shoot is always an exciting occasion for everyone involved – the birthday girl or boy, the guests, and you, the photographer. However, if you’ve done a lot of birthday photoshoots in your career, it’s not uncommon to run out of ideas for how the birthday party should be captured.

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While the quality of the birthday photos is something that you can easily work on in post-production, having a good initial idea is crucial for your client’s overall satisfaction.

That’s why I’ve gathered the 10 best birthday photoshoot ideas that you can look into and recommend to your client, with a guarantee that they will like them. So, let’s get into it and find out which birthday photoshoot idea will make your next birthday girl the happiest client you’ve ever had.

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How Many Images Are on The Internet? (and Other Fascinating Facts)

The number of images taken by a person has increased drastically with the change from the film era to the digital era. Now, you can easily take an image using your smartphone camera or any digital camera and store it digitally. If you don’t like the image, you can erase it and go for a recapture.

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It’s very interesting to know the number of images taken every second/ minute/ week/ year. Some of these images are taken by a dedicated digital camera, whereas others by a smartphone. What percentage of all these images land on the internet and stock photography sites? You will find the answers to all these questions in this article and many more.

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College Graduation Picture Ideas for Guys: What Works

If you are a guy nearing your college graduation day, you will be looking to capture some amazing images of this day which will happen only once in your lifetime. So it is essential to ensure that you get the best pictures to record your memories.

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In this guide I will describe and show the best college graduation picture ideas for guys in particular.

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100 Famous Short Inspirational Photography Quotes

Inspiration comes in many forms for photographers, such as light falling on an object, the time of year, look on a person’s face and others.

Below is our list of 100 inspirational photography quotes along with images and links to their authors.  We hope this large list inspires you and makes you take a moment to reflect on your photography.  Pause after reading each one, study the image and let your mind do the rest.



They say an image is worth a thousand words, and these quotes from greats such as Diane Arbus, Ansel Adams, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Alfred Stieglitz and Dorothea Lange reveal the thoughts behind the images as well as the people.

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65 Films About Photography: Our Picks to Watch

Photography and movies have a lot in common. While one is the art of capturing a frame, another is capturing moving frames. However, both are powerful creative mediums to tell a story. Apart from practicing photography yourself, one of the easiest ways to learn and improve your photography skills is to watch other people’s work and be inspired. And, what’s a better (and fun) way to improve your skills than watching great movies about photography?


In this article, we’ve listed documentaries, movies, and some other genres revolving around photography, and even movies with exceptional cinematography. The list is not exhaustive by any means and is in no particular order. But, we have tried to include a large variety so that everyone can find something to watch.

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5 Amazing Free e-books To Inspire Every Street Photographer

The concept of street photography is something that by definition, has no objective definition. My only rule is that it must be candid. There are no rules about gear or lighting. Famous US photographer Chase Jarvis says “the best camera is the one you have with you” which suggests anyone with a smartphone has the potential to do street photography.

BannerSSo what’s your excuse? Inspiration can be an issue sometimes, which is why I have put together a list of the best free e-books on the internet. Hopefully, they will pique your interest and inspire you to get out on the streets and shoot.

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